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  • Sierra fires football coach Phil Jackson

    Phil Jackson had his dream job. He was back at Sierra, his alma mater, as the team's football coach and a teacher. He coached the Stallions to a 5-5 record in the fall, a sign of a possible turnaround. Then Monday he got a phone call. He was no longer a coach or teacher at the school. He was fired. Jackson, who has his jersey hanging in...

  • Saturday's prep roundup: Pine Creek rebounds by winning Colby Tournament

    Highlights from Saturday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. GIRLS' BASKETBALL Pine Creek 41, Palmer Ridge 22 At Colby, Kan.: Pikes Peak region girls' basketball teams really like the Colby Tournament. For the third consecutive season a team from the Pikes Peak region won the Kansas tournament, this time in an...

  • Saturday's high school box scores

    Box scores from Saturday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

  • Friday's prep roundup: Zach Zimmeman hat trick leads Pine Creek over Lewis-Palmer

    Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. HOCKEY Pine Creek 5, Lewis-Palmer 4 At Colorado Sports Center: Zach Zimmerman scored two of his three goals in the second period and Conor Chmelka turned away 40 shots as Pine Creek held on to beat Lewis-Palmer in a Peak Conference game on Friday. Zimmerman...

  • Friday's high school box scores

    Box scores from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

  • St. Mary's stuns unbeaten Colorado Springs Christian School

    It was a scene that hadn't happened it quite a while, and that made it even sweeter for the St. Mary's players, coaches and fans. The Pirates collectively stormed the court after knocking off rival CSCS - the top-ranked 3A team in the state - 51-49 in the Lions' den Friday night. It was the first time the Pirates (7-4 overall, 6-0 3A...

  • Metro wrestling championships could see top 132-pound wrestlers to head to head

    If there's a wrestling stage too big and too daunting for Coronado's Jess Hankin and Discovery Canyon's Sam Turner, they certainly haven't heard of it. Regionals championships, state finals, national tournaments, they've won them all. Nothing though prepares them for what might happen. If things play out as the rankings suggest in the 15th...

  • This week's prep schedule (Jan. 19-25)

    The high school sports schedule for the Pikes Peak region for the week of Jan. 19-25. jan. 19 ice hockey Palmer at Heritage, 5 p.m. Pueblo County at Air Academy at Sertich, 5:15 p.m. Valor Christian vs. Coronado at Sertich, 7:15 p.m. jan. 20 boyS' basketball Colorado School for the Deaf & Blind at Pikes Peak Christian, 6:30...

  • Mesa Ridge victory over Harrison a bit unpretty in pink

    It wasn't the prettiest win, but Jeff Beatty and Mesa Ridge took it. Donned in pink uniforms, the Grizzlies fended off a third quarter rally to walk away with a 45-31 win over the Harrison Panthers. The defending 4A state champions have struggled with finding a groove this season, and Thursday's game was no different. Even when it seemed...

  • Rampart two-sport athlete Donovan Oldham weighing college offers

    Rampart senior Donovan Oldham sat on his high school bleachers and looked onto the court. His Rams had lost to Pueblo West in basketball about a half-hour before and the gym was nearly empty now. The 6-foot-4 forward was special on this night. He drove the paint at will in the second half, and even scored 10 successive points late in the...