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  • Weather has high school spring teams scampering for practice times

    Sun finally broke through Monday, yet there was little to rejoice about for spring sports teams around the Pikes Peak region. Last week - the first week spring sports could officially practice - saw snow that sent teams scurrying indoors to practice in gyms, hit the weights again or break out the shovels. The weather hampered coaches who...

  • The Gazette's Peak Performer of the week: Shelby Megyeri, Manitou Springs girls' basketball

    When the Manitou Springs girls' basketball team walked off the court after losing to rival St. Mary's on Feb. 6, there were two ways for the Mustangs to handle it - sulk or improve. They chose the latter, and led by super sophomore Shelby Megyeri, Manitou Springs got its revenge in a 50-39 win Saturday that clinched the 3A Tri-Peaks district...

  • St. Mary's girls stunned by ninth seed; Manitou OK with No. 4

    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...

  • March basketball brings about optimism in small-school boys coaches

    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...

  • Class 1A boys' basketball regionals

    The Class 2A boys' basketball regionals tip off this week with berths to the state tournament on the line.

  • Class 1A girls' basketball regionals

    <p>The Class 1A girls' basketball regionals tip off this week with berths to the state tournament on the line.

  • Class 2A girls' basketball regionals

    The Class 2A girls' basketball regionals tip off this week with berths to the state tournament on the line.

  • Class 2A boys' basketball regionals

    The Class 2A boys' basketball regionals tip off this week with berths to the state tournament on the line.

  • Live coverage: High school basketball playoffs

    High school playoffs are underway and The Gazette is bringing you the action. We also would like your help. If you're tweeting at a game, use the hashtag #gazettepreps at share your update with other readers via the Twitter feed in this article. Below you will also find links for updated basketball brackets. Only one team beat Colorado...

  • Friday's prep roundup: Falcon rallies in 4th to upset Vista PEAK and advance in boys' playoffs

    Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. BOYS' BASKETBALL 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...

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