When St. Mary's coach Mike Burkett clicked open the girls' Class 3A state playoff bracket Sunday afternoon, he groaned. What happened, he thought. The Pirates, ranked sixth by MaxPreps coming into selection day, looked to be a sure bet to get a top-eight seed and host in the first two rounds of the post-season. But instead they were dealt a...
Way back in November, before the boys' basketball season started counting wins and losses, Ken Vecchio got the first chance to see his young Manitou Springs squad in a scrimmage setting. Not that he was totally discouraged by what he saw, but the longtime coach had to wonder where his team, which had lost five seniors after a 2014 3A...
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Only one team beat Colorado...
Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.
Falcon 65, Vista PEAK 57
At Sierra: Falcon (14-10) has made a habit of upsetting teams ahead of the Falcons this season. And they continued that trend Friday night.
No. 6 Falcon knocked off No. 3 Vista PEAK (18-6), scoring 26 points in the...
This week's high school sports schedule for the Pikes Peak region.
MONDAY, FEB. 23
TUESDAY, FEB. 24
Vanguard at St. Mary's, 6 p.m.
TBA at Manitou Springs, 6 p.m.
Rangeview at Palmer, 7 p.m.
Doherty at Bear Creek, TBD
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 25
James Irwin at St. Mary's, 6 p.m.