Box scores from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.
Widefield 67, Denver Christian 42
Widefield-Rogers 14, Branch 4, Iberra 13, Pierre 23, Clemens 2, Hampton 11. Total 20 6-8
DC-McCool 4, Aman 13, Viss 10, DeLarco 8, Booysen 2, Schmitt 5.
Den 6 15 10 11 - 42
Widefield 22 10 13 22 - 42...
Dalen Jackson started things off from the perimeter for Class 4A Mesa Ridge, and Pryce Adams banged around the paint to finish things off against 5A Doherty.
Jackson hit seven 3s and scored 29 points, and Adams scored 18 of his 26 in the second half, as the Grizzlies recovered from another dreadful third quarter to beat the host Spartans...
Mesa Ridge coach Jeff Beatty said it would be unfair to put the whole game in the hands of highly-touted center Kylee Shook. Sometimes he doesn't have a choice though. The 6-foot-4 junior scored 21 of her 23 points in the second half, and had 17 rebounds and five blocks as the defending 4A champion Grizzlies (4-4) bounced back from a dreadful...
Highlights from Wednesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.
Widefield 76, Adams City 68
At Manual Tournament: Brandon Branch led the Gladiators with 18 points, and Adriernne Hampton added 15 as Widefield improved to 6-1. Ray Ibarra and Daz Rogers were also both in double figures for Widefield,...
Highlights of Tuesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.
Manitou Springs 56, Pueblo Centennial 55
At Manitou Springs: Manitou Springs coach Ken Vecchio said it could take a while for his team to grow into a competitive team after losing most of its playmakers from a year ago.
It might have come...
Liberty swim coach Erik Richardson usually chooses not to talk about an individual girl or a particular performance from a swim meet. He prefers to go on and on about the Lancers' "balanced attack," making sure to name what seems like every single girl on his roster.
You can't blame him after what his team did on Tuesday.
AP Top 10
Here is The Associated Press Colorado prep basketball poll for the week of December 16, with first-place votes in parentheses, record, total points and last week's ranking, as voted upon by a statewide panel of sports writers and broadcasters:
School Rec Pts Lst Wk
1. ThunderRidge (9) 5-0 90 2
Here is The Associated Press Colorado boys' basketball poll for the week of December 16, with first-place votes in parentheses, record, total points and last week's ranking, as voted upon by a statewide panel of sports writers and broadcasters:
School Rec Pts Lst Wk
1. Regis Jesuit (8) 6-0...