Doherty was one of two 5A Colorado Springs Metro League boys’ basketball teams to get home games in the 5A state playoffs.
On Wednesday, the No. 7 Spartans (13-10) will host No. 10 Arapahoe (7-16) in the first round at 7 p.m. Gazette Preps will be on hand to bring you up-to-date coverage but we want you to join us. If you’re tweeting or using...
Highlights from Tuesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.
Peyton 74, Kiowa 41
At Peyton: Peyton center Bricin Ford had it all his way, all game, all night long.
The Panthers sophomore went 11 of 13 from the field and scored 23 points to go with 11 rebounds as three-seed Peyton beat No. 6 Kiowa in...
After his fourth season at St. Mary's, girls' basketball coach Mike Burkett was done. A couple of assistants told Burkett they weren't coming back. So he figured he probably wouldn't either. He'd thought about all the work he would have to put in yet again before the next season rolled around and thought about all the work he would have to...
For Sam Turner, the final night of the state wrestling tournament felt all too familiar. The only thing that really changed was the weight class on the championship medal he received. The Discovery Canyon junior capped a dominating season in the 4A 132-pound weight class to earn his second straight state title. His first came last season in...
Sand Creek won the 4A Pikes Peak Athletic Conference on a tiebreaker. Air Academy was second.
So when Sunday's 4A boys' basketball brackets came out it made perfect sense that the Kadets should be seeded above the Scorpions, right? Yeah, Sand Creek coach Mark Bowers didn't think so either.
In 5A, Rampart dropped its final regular-season...
No surprise that the Peyton girls' basketball team is the top seed in the 2A Black Forest district tournament.
The Panthers will have a bye in the first round.
The semifinals and finals will be in the City Auditorium on Friday and Saturday, giving plenty of people a chance to see the top 2A team in the state.
High school state championship
at Pepsi Center (Late Saturday)
Team Scores — 1. Arvada West 163.5, 2. Pomona 153.5, 3. Grand Junction 113.0, 4. Pine Creek 87.5, 5. Rocky Mountain 71.0, 12. Coronado 44.5, 26. Doherty 17.0, 32. Liberty 13.0, 43. Palmer 4.0
170 lbs—D. Trueblood, Pomona, dec....