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  • Saturday's prep roundup: Pine Creek tops Rampart to continue unbeaten football run

    FOOTBALL Pine Creek 42, Rampart 10 At District 20 Stadium: Pine Creek (9-0 overall, 4-0 4A Pikes Peak League) continued its run through the season, this time at the expense of district rival Rampart (6-3, 3-1). The defending state champions have yet to lose a game this season and have won 20 consecutive games dating back to last season....

  • Video roundup from Friday's high school football action

    Canon City 48, Woodland Park 8 At Woodland Park: Canon City (7-2, 4-0 3A Southern) ensured a 3A Southern League showdown with Discovery Canyon by taking care of Woodland Park (2-7, 1-3). The Tigers used a 27-point fourth quarter to open up a 34-0 lead at the half. Canon City will host Discovery Canyon on Friday to determine the conference...

  • Doherty drives into the postseason with shutout victory

    Justice Littrell - the Bus, as he's known at Doherty - racked up 110 of his 148 rushing yards in a 69-second span before halftime and helped the Spartans drive into playoffs with a 44-0 victory over Douglas County that all but locked up a single-digit seed. Littrell scored from 31 yards with 1 minute, 11 seconds remaining in the second...

  • Live coverage: Friday's high school football action

    Follow all of tonight's high school football action here. Use #gazettepreps to join the conversation.

  • Live coverage: Lewis-Palmer vs. Discovery Canyon

    The Gazette's game of the week is Lewis-Palmer vs. Discovery Canyon. Check back for frequent updates and join the conversation by using #LPvsDCC.

  • 3 prep football games to watch this weekend in the Pikes Peak region

    Lewis-Palmer (4-4, 2-1) vs. Discovery Canyon (8-0, 3-0) When: Friday, 7 p.m. Where: District 20 Stadium What to know: Lewis-Palmer makes no bones about its game, the Rangers want to run the ball. Three players have attempted passes for L-P and they've combined for 365 yards, six touchdowns and nine interceptions. On the ground it's a...

  • Thursday's prep roundup: Pine Creek advances in soccer playoffs

    BOYS' SOCCER Pine Creek 1, Fort Collins 0 At District 20 Stadium: Class 5A defending state champion Pine Creek opened its playoff defense with a one-goal win over Fort Collins. The No. 7 Eagles (11-4-1) held off upset-minded No. 26 Fort Collins (7-6-3) when Yaya Cisse scored off a throw-in just one minute into the game. The Eagles defense -...

  • Palmer Ridge boys' and girls' cross country teams set sights on state titles

    When the Palmer Ridge cross country runners wake up Friday morning, their yards will look different than when they went to sleep. Those late-night shenanigans can be attributed to coach Kelly Christensen. "I'm trying to bring a little fun back in the sport," Christensen said. And to get all his runners to relax before Saturday's state...

  • Nick Pallisco saves Doherty soccer season

    After the game, Doherty goalie Nick Pallisco walked around the sideline hugging his teammates. He was telling them how much he despises penalty kicks. By his play it definitely wasn't indicative. Pallisco made two saves during a penalty kick shootout to lead No. 4 Doherty past No. 29 Aurora Central 3-2 (5-4 PKs) in the first round of the...

  • Cheyenne Mountain forfeits remainder of football season

    When the football season began for Cheyenne Mountain, the roster had 41 names on it. Earlier this week, athletic director Kris Roberts and coach Willie Roberts were staring at an updated roster that contained only 12 names. They had no choice but to forfeit their last two games of the season, starting with Friday night's schedule game against...