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The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

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No. 10 Sprint Cup teams are in the round of 12 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday night

No. 9 The Great Pumpkin 5K and 10K running races...

Friday night high school football scores in Colorado

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Friday night high school football scores from around Colorado.

La Junta 24, The Classical Academy 21
Sand Creek 14, Air Academy 8
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U.S. Military Academy criticizes NBA player for skipping team dinner with West Point cadets
U.S. Military Academy criticizes NBA player for skipping team dinner with West Point cadets

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New York Knicks center Joakim Noah chose to sit out a dinner with West Point cadets during the team’s training camp this week, citing his pacifist...

Hail Mary lifts No. 1 La Junta past No. 2 TCA
Hail Mary lifts No. 1 La Junta past No. 2 TCA

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La Junta sprinted directly off the field as if it had stolen something. What the Tigers stole was the biggest win in The Classical Academy's football...

Air Force Academy adds women's boxing to keep up with new gender equality rules in combat roles
Air Force Academy adds women's boxing to keep up with new gender equality rules in combat roles

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Since the Air Force Academy opened in 1955, all male cadets have entered knowing they'd face flying fists in the required freshman boxing class.

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Smothered early, Doherty recovers to beat Fountain-Fort Carson
Smothered early, Doherty recovers to beat Fountain-Fort Carson

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For the first time in a win this season, the Spartans found themselves down at the half.

After scoring quickly on their first possession of...

Discovery Canyon dominates Vista Ridge, 41-14
Discovery Canyon dominates Vista Ridge, 41-14

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Shawn Mitchell won't kid you. He expected a lot from this Discovery Canyon football team.

He didn't expect this much.

Mitchell and the...

Friday's prep roundup: Harrison defeats Woodland Park
Friday's prep roundup: Harrison defeats Woodland Park

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FOOTBALL

Harrison 28, Woodland Park 13

At Harrison: In a battle of .500 teams, two seniors helped a youthful Harrison (3-2) team...

Air Force, Navy put perfect records on the line for first time in storied series
Air Force, Navy put perfect records on the line for first time in storied series

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There must be hundreds of stories like the one Troy Calhoun shared earlier this week.

The Air Force coach told of Chuck Kinamon, a 1986...

In the know ... Fun and games of Navy week
In the know ... Fun and games of Navy week

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International management class at the Air Force sounds like serious business. But Monday, the class featured a cadet wearing a banana suit.

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Air Force vs. Navy: By the numbers
Air Force vs. Navy: By the numbers

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Times in the past seven meetings in this series in which the home team trailed at the end of regulation. On two of those occasions the home...

David Ramsey: Playoff-bound Switchbacks should join soccer forces with Rapids
David Ramsey: Playoff-bound Switchbacks should join soccer forces with Rapids

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The Colorado Rapids should sign an affiliation agreement with the Colorado Springs Switchbacks and create a Front Range alliance. It's an ideal...

Paul Klee: Will Barton personifies Denver Nuggets' next step
Paul Klee: Will Barton personifies Denver Nuggets' next step

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DENVER - The first time Will Barton had his own bed was his final year of high school. For the first 17 or so years of his life, he shared one with...

WATCH: Cheyenne Mountain powers past Mitchell, AFA parachute team provides dazzling start
WATCH: Cheyenne Mountain powers past Mitchell, AFA parachute team provides dazzling start

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Air Force Academy's parachute team, Wings of Blue, headlined Mitchell's Military Appreciation Game with a dazzling drop into Garry Berry Stadium on...

Marlins' Fernandez remembered as larger than life at funeral
Marlins' Fernandez remembered as larger than life at funeral

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MIAMI — Despite all his accomplishments, Jose Fernandez never pitched a complete game, and on Thursday he was carried out of church in a casket with...

Top National Sports Headlines

Bettis, Rockies beat Brewers 4-1
Bettis, Rockies beat Brewers 4-1

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DENVER (AP) — Chad Bettis put a nice finishing touch on his best season in the majors.

Bettis pitched effectively into the seventh inning,...

Rome's city council has voted against supporting the city's bid for the 2024 Olympics

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ROME (AP) — Rome's city council has voted against supporting the city's bid for the 2024 Olympics.

Expert panel warns cost of Tokyo 2020 Olympics could top $30 billion; calls for cost cutting

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TOKYO (AP) — Expert panel warns cost of Tokyo 2020 Olympics could top $30 billion; calls for cost cutting.

Texans place star DE JJ Watt on injured reserve
Texans place star DE JJ Watt on injured reserve

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HOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt is out until at least December and could miss the rest of the season with an injured back, leaving the Texans searching for...

Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sits
Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sits

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NEW YORK (AP) — Liberty guard Brittany Boyd sat on the bench with her head bowed in prayer during the national anthem before a WNBA playoff...

No. 7 Stanford rallies past UCLA 22-13
No. 7 Stanford rallies past UCLA 22-13

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PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — UCLA contained Christian McCaffrey, kept Stanford's offense out of the end zone and generated just enough points to lead the...

Canada beats Russia 5-3, advances to World Cup finals
Canada beats Russia 5-3, advances to World Cup finals

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TORONTO (AP) — Sidney Crosby was at his best on one of hockey's biggest stages.

Again.

Crosby scored once and assisted on both of Brad...

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Radio: Gazette sports staff on the air 5 days a week

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Gazette sports reporters and columnists are scheduled to be on AM1300 (XTRA Sports) during the "Drive Time Sports" show at 3:15 p.m. weekdays. The station's...

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