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Monday's prep roundup: Pine Creek baseball wins opener of Coach Bob tournament
Monday's prep roundup: Pine Creek baseball wins opener of Coach Bob tournament

By: Scott Kaniewski - 0 7 hr ago

By SCOTT KANIEWSKI Scott.kaniewski@gazette.com Highlights from Monday’s high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. BASEBALL Pine...

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings
This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

By: - 0 Mon, Mar 27, 2017

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings BASEBALL Team Record Last Week 5A 1. Pine Creek 0-1 No. 1 2. Coronado 4-0 No. 2 3....

NFL approves Raiders’ move to Las Vegas
NFL approves Raiders’ move to Las Vegas

By: - 0 14 hr ago

PHOENIX — The Raiders are Vegas-bound. Owners of the NFL’s teams, meeting Monday at a Phoenix resort for the annual league meeting, voted to ratify...

Air Force quarterback Arion Worthman hopes spring break trip will provide mental rest
Air Force quarterback Arion Worthman hopes spring break trip will provide mental rest

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 20 hr ago

Arion Worthman has put some thought into his spring break menu. There will be hot dogs and a shake at Portillo's. A deep dish pepperoni and sausage...

Stay-cation: Handful of Colorado Springs-area baseball teams stay put rather than travel over spring break
Stay-cation: Handful of Colorado Springs-area baseball teams stay put rather than travel over spring break

By: Kevin Carmody - 0 21 hr ago

John Sanchez couldn't help but feel a bit out of place at practice Friday. "Instead of packing, we were hitting," the seventh-year Widefield coach...

Prep roundup: Sand Creek, with home track and field meet canceled, takes on Incline instead
Prep roundup: Sand Creek, with home track and field meet canceled, takes on Incline instead

By: Kevin Carmody - 0 23 hr ago

Sand Creek, with meet off, takes on Incline instead Sand Creek's track and field team has some unexpected free time this week, in addition to...

Maye hits late jumper to lift North Carolina to Final Four
Maye hits late jumper to lift North Carolina to Final Four

By: - 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The North Carolina Tar Heels now are a win away from getting back to a national championship game they narrowly lost a year ago. And...

This week's Gazette Preps schedule
This week's Gazette Preps schedule

By: - 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

MONDAY, MAR 27 BASEBALL Air Academy at Phoenix, TBD Mesa Ridge at Windsor, 3 p.m. Pine Creek at Phoenix, TBD Widefield at Westminster, 11 a.m....

Colorado Springs Switchbacks fall in road opener at Tulsa
Colorado Springs Switchbacks fall in road opener at Tulsa

By: - 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

TULSA, Okla. - Tulsa Roughnecks FC gave Coach Dave Vaudreuil a victory in his first game at the club as it took a 4-1 win against Colorado Springs...

Woody Paige: Colorado Rockies need rotation replacement for Chad Bettis and a fifth starter
Woody Paige: Colorado Rockies need rotation replacement for Chad Bettis and a fifth starter

By: Woody Paige - 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

The Rockies have been a star-crossed team in spring training. The Rox have lost 13 Cactus League games, which doesn't matter. But they have lost four...

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

By: - 0 Sat, Mar 25, 2017

No. 10 Local college home highlights include Air Force women's tennis Friday and men's lacrosse Saturday, Colorado College men's lacrosse Tuesday and...

Falcons iced out of first Frozen Four berth as Harvard hangs on for 3-2 victory in regional final
Falcons iced out of first Frozen Four berth as Harvard hangs on for 3-2 victory in regional final

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sat, Mar 25, 2017

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Air Force hockey's season may be over, but it left the NCAA Tournament feeling defiantly proud after pushing another of the nation's...

Adding Steve Miller big reason behind Air Force march to NCAAs
Adding Steve Miller big reason behind Air Force march to NCAAs

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sat, Mar 25, 2017

Air Force director of hockey Steve Miller introduced a new penalty kill system to the Falcons coaches two years ago that has paid big dividends this...

Widefield coach Fred Marjerrison returns to track after officiating NCAA wrestling finals
Widefield coach Fred Marjerrison returns to track after officiating NCAA wrestling finals

By: Kevin Carmody - 0 Sat, Mar 25, 2017

Fred Marjerrison wears many hats at Widefield High School. For the past 19 years, the 1994 Widefield graduate has served many capacities at his alma...

Injuries open new doors for shot put champions at Terror Invite track and field meet
Injuries open new doors for shot put champions at Terror Invite track and field meet

By: Kevin Carmody - 0 Sat, Mar 25, 2017

Shin splints got the best of sprinter Shaelynn Williams. A season-ending shoulder injury sidelined football player Bryce Laughlin. The juniors from...

Brevin Brimble, CJ Jennings enjoy being part of basketball all-star 'Show'
Brevin Brimble, CJ Jennings enjoy being part of basketball all-star 'Show'

By: Brent W. New - 0 Sat, Mar 25, 2017

DENVER - Brevin Brimble's final quarter of high school basketball looked an awful lot like an homage to his touted career at Doherty. Brimble made...

Saturday's prep roundup: Widefield blanks Gateway in baseball
Saturday's prep roundup: Widefield blanks Gateway in baseball

By: Katie OKeefe - 0 Sat, Mar 25, 2017

BASEBALL Widefield 10, Gateway 0, 5 innings At Widefield: The Gladiators (1-6) scored seven times in the fourth inning and earned their first win...

Friday's prep roundup: Weather hammers region, postponing games
Friday's prep roundup: Weather hammers region, postponing games

By: Scott Kaniewski - 0 Sat, Mar 25, 2017

Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. WEATHER HAMPERS SLATE Most games were postponed or canceled due to...

Lewis-Palmer championship volleyball coach Susan Odenbaugh steps down
Lewis-Palmer championship volleyball coach Susan Odenbaugh steps down

By: Scott Kaniewski - 0 Sat, Mar 25, 2017

Since 2008, no team other than Lewis-Palmer or Cheyenne Mountain has won a state volleyball championship in Class 4A. This week, Lewis-Palmer lost...

Micah Capra follows steady course to Air Force defensive line
Micah Capra follows steady course to Air Force defensive line

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Sat, Mar 25, 2017

With his background, Micah Capra seemed predestined for service academy football. The Air Force defensive lineman, the youngest of six children, is...

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Seahawks' Boykin in vehicle that hit 7 on Dallas sidewalk
Seahawks' Boykin in vehicle that hit 7 on Dallas sidewalk

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DALLAS (AP) — Seattle Seahawks backup quarterback Trevone Boykin has been arrested in Dallas after police say he was in a vehicle that hit seven people...

Raiders to Las Vegas should happen Monday with little delay

By: 0 21 hr ago

PHOENIX (AP) — Barring an unforeseen obstacle, the Oakland Raiders seem certain to get approval Monday to relocate to Las Vegas . Several team owners...

Minus Cousins, Pelicans top Nuggets 115-90 behind Davis' 31
Minus Cousins, Pelicans top Nuggets 115-90 behind Davis' 31

By: 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

DENVER (AP) — A rousing defensive effort helped the New Orleans Pelicans boost their flickering playoff hopes. Anthony Davis had 31 points and 15...

Bears' Hall, Packers' Dorleant arrested in Iowa

By: 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Authorities in central Iowa say Chicago Bears cornerback Deiondre Hall and Green Bay Packers cornerback Makinton Dorleant were...

Rockies select contract of first baseman Mark Reynolds
Rockies select contract of first baseman Mark Reynolds

By: 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Colorado Rockies have selected the contract of first baseman Mark Reynolds from Triple-A Albuquerque. Reynolds figures to...

Column: Raiders in Sin City? You can bet on it
Column: Raiders in Sin City? You can bet on it

By: 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A town built on losers is about to become a big winner in the NFL relocation sweepstakes. And Sundays in Sin City may never be the...

Oilers move into tie for first in Pacific with win vs Avs
Oilers move into tie for first in Pacific with win vs Avs

By: 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Oilers know a postseason berth is imminent. Now it's just a matter of finding out where they'll fit in that playoff...

Hamilton makes NASCAR history as first black race director
Hamilton makes NASCAR history as first black race director

By: 0 Sat, Mar 25, 2017

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Jusan Hamilton grew up working on cars in his grandfather's garage, and he has been in love with motorsports ever since. He...

Caldwell Triples to Win Freestyle Skiing
Caldwell Triples to Win Freestyle Skiing

By: 0 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2014, file photo, United States' Ashley Caldwell gets emotional after the women's freestyle skiing aerials final at the Rosa...

Less than a week until Switchbacks FC kickoff the 2017 season, faster and better than ever

Wed, Mar 22, 2017 - 9:41 AM 0

Switchbacks FC is gearing up for a fresh new season here in Colorado Springs. “Based on how the players have been performing during these...

When it comes to marksmanship, practice makes perfect

Mon, Mar 6, 2017 - 3:35 PM 0

Marksmanship is a fundamental skill – for both hunting and recreational shooting. According to Colorado Parks and Wildlife, “Marksmanship is...

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The excitement of live sporting events 

Mon, Mar 6, 2017 - 3:59 PM 0

There’s nothing quite like seeing your favorite sports team live at the Pepsi Center or Coors Field or Mile High Stadium. Those surges of...

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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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