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...
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
Palmer coach Paul Bingham didn't address his players for long after their win over Rampart on Monday at Sertich Ice Center. He didn't need to. On its way to its first win of the season Palmer played one of its best periods, holding Rampart without a shot in the second. Justin Hughes got the Terrors going and Zach Donovan scored a pair of...
Highlights from Monday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.
Pine Creek 79, Chatfield 38
At Chatfield: Spencer Lindsey scored 25 points and grabbed eight rebounds and Emma List notched a double-double with 21 points and a game-high 17 rebounds as Pine Creek (2-3) blew out Chatfield (2-4) on Monday....
Veronica Morin may be the best swimmer in the area who you've never heard of.
The Manitou Springs junior has been one of the best swimmers in the city - and state - the past two seasons, and is now rewriting some Manitou Springs pool records that have stood for many years.
In a 113-57 dual meet win over Fountain Valley last week, Morin set...
DENVER - Last season, Pine Creek was considered a title contender. This season the Eagles were considered the favorite.
They answered the call both years, and both years in emphatic fashion in the state championship game.
On Saturday, Pine Creek made certain there would be no doubt about a second consecutive football championship at Sports...
Katie McKiel said she feels incredibly grateful. She's been playing varsity since she was a freshman and in each of her first three seasons with the Manitou Springs volleyball team, she's helped lead the Mustangs to the state tournament. "There's so many teams that we play that don't ever see state in their entire high school career," McKiel...