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Discovery Canyon's Sam Turner notches third state wrestling title in ultimate style

Sat, Feb 20, 2016 - 9:56 PM 0

DENVER - While Colorado College and Denver played hockey outdoors just a few miles from the Pepsi Center, Sam Turner was the one who...

Wyoming breaks hold Air Force has on Colorado Springs wrestling family

Faith the foundation of Coronado High School graduate Micah Burak's march toward Rio Olympics
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Apr 8, 2016

Coronado High School graduate Micah Burak has yet to make that final breakthrough; qualifying for a world wrestling championships or the...

The Gazette Upper Weights Wrestling Peak Performer of the Year: Garrett Niel, Pine Creek
By: - 0 Sun, Apr 3, 2016

After two quick losses at the 5A state wrestling tournament eliminated him from competition, Garrett Niel took to a dark place underneath the tunnels...

The Gazette Wrestling Coach of the Year: Tyler Seaney, Cheyenne Mountain
By: - 0 Sun, Apr 3, 2016

Year one went well in the Tyler Seaney era at Cheyenne Mountain, and year two went better than most would have expected.

After leading the...

The Gazette Preps Wrestling All-Area teams
By: - 0 Sun, Apr 3, 2016

First team


Patrick Allis,

Discovery Canyon, fr.

COS Metros champ; 4A state semifinalist, finishing...

High School all-conference teams for winter sports 2015-16
By: - 0 Fri, Mar 18, 2016


boys' basketball


First team

Dalven Brushier, Doherty

TJ Clark,...

Peak Performer of the week: Samuel Freeman, Mesa Ridge wrestling
By: - 0 Tue, Feb 23, 2016

There were 56 state champions crowned at the Pepsi Center on Saturday, but few made history like Samuel Freeman.

When the Mesa Ridge senior...

Mesa Ridge leaves Pepsi Center with first two state wrestling champions
By: - 0 Sun, Feb 21, 2016

It was a historic night for Mesa Ridge wrestling.

Before Saturday, the Grizzlies had never had a state champion wrestler, but they left Denver...

Blog: Great showing from third-place Cheyenne Mountain
By: - 0 Sun, Feb 21, 2016

Cheyenne Mountain went into the state wrestling tournament with the goal of finishing in the top three.

The Indians pulled it off.


Pine Creek has three individual wrestling champions
By: - 0 Sat, Feb 20, 2016

DENVER - Call it peaking at the right time if you're Pine Creek.

The Eagles won a school-record three individual championships and took fourth...