Highlights from Monday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.
1. Manitou Springs 242, 2. St. Mary's 249, 3. Lamar 251
At Sumo Village Golf Course: Drew Mendoza shot a 3-over-par 75 to win the Husky Invitational in Florence and lead Manitou Springs to a Tri-Peaks League-opening win.
The Mustangs had three...
Pine Creek coach Todd Miller might have phrased it best: "We're coming."
There is no gap between Colorado Springs and Denver when it comes to 4A football. That idea was slammed shut last season in the wake of Pine Creek's 49-14 drubbing of Montrose in the state championship game.
The Eagles went 12-2 - losing only to 5A programs Lakewood...
Air Academy's win at the sixth annual Kadet Court Kickoff presented as convincing a case as any to why Keenan Kaltenbacher might be the most valuable tennis player in the area.
The team's No. 1 singles player coasted through each of his four matches with straight-set wins and dominated in the finals against the hard-swinging Cody Carlton of...
Coach: Kirstin Harvey
Last season: 4-15
Key players: McKayla Dedrick, jr., MH/OH; Sydney Lane, jr., S, Destiny Morgan, so., MH
Outlook: Fountain Valley will turn things over to a trio of young players in Dedrick, Lane and Morgan. The group will be tasked with helping the Danes rebound from a 4-15...
At the end of St. Mary's volleyball tryouts earlier this month, coach Chris Sweeney pointed to the championship banners hanging inside the gymnasium while addressing his players. "I said, 'Look up there on the wall at all of those banners," he recalled. "There is a lot of tradition for winning here at St. Mary's and that didn't come without a...