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Justify wins foggy Preakness, keeps Triple Crown bid alive
Justify wins foggy Preakness, keeps Triple Crown bid alive

By: - 0 Sat, May 19, 2018

BALTIMORE (AP) — Justify endured the most difficult race of his career and came away a step closer to becoming trainer Bob Baffert's second Triple...

David Ramsey: Peyton's Kaylee Kearse delivers superlative track performance, with help from her young teammates
David Ramsey: Peyton's Kaylee Kearse delivers superlative track performance, with help from her young teammates

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, May 19, 2018

LAKEWOOD - A few days ago, Peyton High’s senior star Kaylee Kearse examined the schedule for Colorado’s high school track meet. This was a calm...

Saturday could be big day for boys' track and field teams from the Colorado Springs area
Saturday could be big day for boys' track and field teams from the Colorado Springs area

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Sat, May 19, 2018

LAKEWOOD • Colorado Springs-area boys’ track and field teams will have an opportunity to win the three biggest classifications of the state track and...

Erika Willis wins another pole vault title for family, The Classical Academy
Erika Willis wins another pole vault title for family, The Classical Academy

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

LAKEWOOD • Eight hours of on-and-off action in the Class 3A girls’ pole vault Friday at the state track and field meet proved to be worth it for The...

Locals surge to the front in 4A boys' swimming after preliminaries
Locals surge to the front in 4A boys' swimming after preliminaries

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

At the Air Force Academy: Local individuals and relay teams qualified in the top spot in seven of the 11 events and second in two of the others in what...

State track & field Day 2 notebook: Harper adds two more top-two finishes
State track & field Day 2 notebook: Harper adds two more top-two finishes

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

At 2:53 p.m. the 2018 Colorado High School State Track and Field meet was delayed for at least 30 minutes due to lightning. A fast-moving storm with...

Friday's postponed Sky Sox game will be part of Saturday twin bill
Friday's postponed Sky Sox game will be part of Saturday twin bill

By: - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

Friday evening's scheduled 6:40 p.m. contest between the Colorado Springs Sky Sox and the Memphis Redbirds at Security Service Field was postponed due...

Discovery Canyon's Liberty Ricca wins gold in 3,200, but that's just a warm-up to her main event - triathlons
Discovery Canyon's Liberty Ricca wins gold in 3,200, but that's just a warm-up to her main event - triathlons

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

LAKEWOOD - Liberty Ricca’s track & field career is still in its early stages. But the junior, competing in her second year on the Discovery...

Palmer Ridge quarterback Ty Evans invited to nation's top QB camp
Palmer Ridge quarterback Ty Evans invited to nation's top QB camp

By: 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

As if Ty Evans hadn’t already asserted his dominance on the football field, the rising senior quarterback has now been invited to one of the top...

Agent: Widefield grad Vincent Jackson 'very happily retired' from NFL
Agent: Widefield grad Vincent Jackson 'very happily retired' from NFL

By: - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

The long and winding career of Widefield Vincent Jackson is officially over. The veteran receiver and Colorado Springs native is "very happily...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks set sights on three points Saturday, not San Antonio
Colorado Springs Switchbacks set sights on three points Saturday, not San Antonio

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

The focus for Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC is squarely on Saturday’s league match at Oklahoma City, despite the club being a win away from a chance...

The Vanguard School dismisses athletic director Dina Fuqua
The Vanguard School dismisses athletic director Dina Fuqua

By: - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

The Vanguard School athletic director, Dina Fuqua, won't be returning for the 2018-19 season. Fuqua has served as athletic director for 11 of her 20...

Paul Klee: From
Paul Klee: From "The Blur Angel" to same-day high school graduations, Colorado state track championships rush by

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

LAKEWOOD — Her fifth race on Thursday? That’s one Lauren Gale had never prepared for. Never needed to. She holds five school records, the hearts...

Keon Broxton leads Sky Sox to victory with four hits in potential breakout performance
Keon Broxton leads Sky Sox to victory with four hits in potential breakout performance

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

Keon Broxton went 4-for-4 in what the Sky Sox hope to be a breakout effort and Colorado Springs used a six-run seventh to top Memphis 10-5 on...

Gonzalez hits 2-run single in 12th, Rockies beat Giants
Gonzalez hits 2-run single in 12th, Rockies beat Giants

By: - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO — Carlos Gonzalez has played in San Francisco so many times over the past decade that dealing with seagulls swirling over the outfield...

David Ramsey: A look at Colorado's weird, wonderful (and endangered) girls sprint track medley
David Ramsey: A look at Colorado's weird, wonderful (and endangered) girls sprint track medley

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, May 17, 2018

LAKEWOOD - The 800 sprint medley relay is, well, different. Let’s allow Classical Academy senior sprinter Kelsey Eichelberger to describe the event....

State baseball tournaments postponed by wet forecast to next week
State baseball tournaments postponed by wet forecast to next week

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Thu, May 17, 2018

The Class 3A, 4A and 5A baseball state tournaments have been moved to next week to avoid possible rainy conditions, the Colorado High School Athletics...

Track & field state meet notebook: Hannah Skrastins competes in Paralympic event after battle with brain tumor
Track & field state meet notebook: Hannah Skrastins competes in Paralympic event after battle with brain tumor

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, May 17, 2018

Sophomore Hannah Skrastins had always loved competing in sports. But in 2014, she found out that her athletic aspirations may be cut short thanks to a...

Blog: Colorado College 2018-19 hockey schedule musings
Blog: Colorado College 2018-19 hockey schedule musings

By: Kate Shefte - 0 Thu, May 17, 2018

Next year’s Colorado College hockey schedule has taken shape, with dates set but all times still TBA. A few thoughts... So nice, they’ll do it...

State track & field: Pikes Peak region claims 6 golds on Day 1
State track & field: Pikes Peak region claims 6 golds on Day 1

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Thu, May 17, 2018

After Day 1 of competition the Pikes Peak region is in fine shape to bring home hardware, and even a few team titles. After six events on Day 1 the...

Fishing tools, tackle and techniques for the beginner to intermediate fishermen

Fri, May 18, 2018 - 9:19 AM

Sportsman's Warehouse provides top-quality merchandise for the serious outdoor enthusiast in a friendly and relaxed shopping environment....

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

Fri, Sep 8, 2017 - 2:47 PM 0

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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