4A PPAC meet
At Fountain Creek Regional Park: Eric Hamer and Tommy Herebic finished 1-2 and Palmer Ridge placed four runners in the top seven of the boys' 4A Pikes Peak Athletic Conference meet to dominate, winning with 38 points.
Hamer finished in 16:24, while teammate Herebic finished in 16:42.
Cheyenne Mountain took second with 63 points.
It was another Palmer Ridge runner who captured first in the girls' race, as Alison Deitsch won in 18:42, beating Cheyenne Mountain's Greta Sloan, who finished in 18:55, and Madison Lambros (19:18).
The Indians had three runners finish in the top six to help them take first place with 35 points. Deitsch and Palmer Ridge took second with 56 points, while Discovery Canyon had runners finish seventh, eighth and ninth to finish in third (62) as a team.
Fountain-Fort Carson 19, Castle View 17
At Castle View: Drue Harris scored a pair of rushing touchdowns and ran for a game-high 154 yards to keep Fountain-Fort Carson (4-3, 4-0 5A Pioneer) perfect in league.
The Trojans trailed 10-6 after the first quarter, but DJ Leatimua connected with Justice Littrell for a 20-yard pass play to put the Trojans up.
Harris' second score, a 9-yard run early in the fourth quarter, put the Trojans on top for good. Harris also scored on a 51-yard run.
Pueblo Centennial 53, Widefield 28
At Pueblo Centennial: Widefield (0-7, 0-4 4A Foothills), looking for its first win of the year, led Pueblo Centennial (6-1, 3-1) 22-14 at one point.
But Pueblo Centennial got rolling and cruised in the second half.
Stats were not available.
Rock Canyon 43, Palmer 6
At Rock Canyon: Palmer (0-7, 0-5 5A Pioneer) trailed just 14-6 after the first quarter, but Rock Canyon (2-5, 1-4) scored 20 points in the second quarter to pull away for good.
Mason Lopez scored on a 2-yard run to for the Terrors to close the deficit to 7-6 midway through the first quarter, but it was all Rock Canyon after that.
Mesa Ridge 1, Mitchell 0
At Mitchell: Mesa Ridge (7-6) did it again.
The Grizzlies handed Pikes Peak region 4A No. 3 Mitchell (7-6) its second consecutive loss to a conference team, this team coming in the 4A CSML tournament.
Robert Schwanz scored the game's only goal on an assist from Cody Costra.
The Marauders won their first five league games until a 1-0 loss on Monday to Mesa Ridge. In that one, Anthony Cross was the Grizzlies' hero. This time is was Schwanz.
Harrison plays at Mitchell on Tuesday, while Mesa Ridge is at rival Widefield in the round-robin tournament.
Widefield 2, Harrison 1
At Widefield: Austin Widner scored in the first half and Blaise Balumwa scored the eventual game-winner in the second half as Widefield (9-4) held off Harrison (7-4-1) late in the 4A CSML round robin tournament.
Jacob Vitalich made 14 saves for the Gladiators.
Cheyenne Mountain 4, Sand Creek 0
At Sand Creek: Christian Nehme scored a hat trick and 4A No. 2 Cheyenne Mountain (10-3, 6-1 4A PPAC) cruised past Sand Creek (6-8, 2-5).
John Herd also scored for the Indians, who took a 3-0 lead into halftime.
Pine Creek 3, Hinkley 0
At Hinkley: Pine Creek (10-1-2) continued to flex its muscle in the 5A realm, shutting out Hinkley (8-5) with a pair of goals from Nic Bannister.
Aaron Haefner also scored for the Eagles who led 1-0 at half before taking control after the break.
Widefield def. Harrison 25-10, 25-8, 25-14
At Widefield: Jordan Edmonds had a team-high 11 kills and Widefield (7-9) swept Harrison in the 4A CSML tournament.
Mychael Tunnel and Katy Schuerkamp each had six for the Gladiators, who opened the round-robin tournament.Meaghan Mahoney led the team with eight digs, while Jasleen Jones had seven.
Manitou Springs def. CSCS 25-18, 25-23, 25-17
At Manitou Springs: 3A and below No. 1 Manitou Springs (18-0, 11-0 3A Tri-Peaks West) swept past CSCS (7-9, 6-3) in straight sets behind Nicole Mack's game-high 17 kills and Katie McKiel's 14.
The Lions' Abby Skrastins had a team-high 13 digs, while the Mustangs' Sydney Brooks led all players with 14 digs.
Doherty def. Palmer 25-17, 25-16, 25-22
At Doherty: 5A No. 1 Doherty (12-3, 2-0 5A CSML) swept No. 3 Palmer (11-8, 0-3) as seven players had kills for the Spartans, who did not have Haleigh Washington listed in the box score.
Gabby Simpson led the Spartans with seven kills and 13 assists. Kaylee Bussinger had 11 assists for the Spartans.
Rampart def. Fountain-Fort Carson 25-12, 25-13, 25-13
At Rampart: Janice Jin had a team-high 11 kills to lead 5A No. 2 Rampart (12-5, 3-1 5A CSML) past Fountain-Fort Carson (4-13, 0-3).
Lewis-Palmer def. Falcon 25-7, 25-13, 25-17
At Falcon: A night after verbally committing to play for Purdue, Lewis-Palmer's Alexa Smith went out and led the 4A No. 2 Rangers (15-1, 5-0 4A PPAC) with 15 kills.
Haley McCurley added 10 kills and freshman Bartalo added nine kills and three digs. Abigail Bartalo and Maria Evans combined for 37 assists.
Air Academy def. Vista Ridge 25-7, 25-10, 25-23
At Vista Ridge: Air Academy (13-3, 3-2 4A PPAC) eased through a straight-set win over Vista Ridge (5-15, 0-5) thanks to 14 kills from Jordan Pingel and 30 digs from Gabby Jones.
Freshman Kaitlyn Babauta had a team-high 12 digs for the Wolves.
Pine Creek def. Liberty 25-10, 25-21, 25-15
At Pine Creek: Juniors Kristina Susak and Alyssa Brinton combined for 23 kills to lead Pine Creek (10-5, 2-1 5A CSML) past Liberty (8-8, 2-2) in a conference showdown.
Liberty's Jenna McGuire and Haley Cuppett each had five kills.
The Classical Academy def. Fountain Valley 25-16, 25-15, 25-15
At Fountain Valley: The Classical Academy (8-8, 7-2 3A Tri-Peaks West) stayed in second place in conference after sweeping Fountain Valley (4-13, 1-9).
Km Krutsinger had a game-high 17 kills, set up by Sarah Klingensmith who led all players with 28 assists. Catherine Lind had 20 digs.
Fountain Valley was led by Morgan Heath's five kills.
Cheyenne Mountain def. Sand Creek 25-4, 25-7, 25-9
At Sand Creek: 4A No. 1 Cheyenne Mountain (14-1, 5-0 4A PPAC) never let Sand Creek (0-5, 1-14) break double digits, cruising in the Indians' final tuneup before Tuesday's showdown with No. 2 Lewis-Palmer.
Nine player had kills for the Indians, led by Maddie Beal's seven kills.
Mika Dickson had a game-high 11 aces and led the Indians with 13 digs.
Colorado Springs School def. Vanguard 25-18, 25-19, 25-18
At Vanguard: Kendra Baucom led 3A and below No. 2 Colorado Springs School (15-1, 6-1 2A Black Forest) with 10 kills against the Vanguard School (9-9, 3-4).
Freshman Jayde Starling had three blocks for the Kodiaks.
Mesa Ridge def. Woodland Park 23-25, 25-20, 25-22, 25-16
At Mesa Ridge: After dropping the first set, Mesa Ridge (7-8) won the next three, thanks to a combined 26 kills from Kylee Shook (16) and Ipo Achiu in the Grizzlies' win over Woodland Park (12-4).
Woodland Park's Carli Vahsholtz had a game-high 18 kills.
Palmer Ridge def. Discovery Canyon 25-16, 25-22, 25-17
At Palmer Ridge: Aly Fry led Discovery Canyon (6-9, 2-3) with five kills in the Thunder's loss to Palmer Ridge (10-4, 4-1).
Fry also had a team-high 10 digs.
Palmer Ridge did not report stats.
James Irwin def. Trinidad 25-12, 22-25, 25-11, 25-22
At James Irwin: Emily Garnett had 11 kills and Ariana Falealili had nine, as James Irwin (10-5, 6-4 3A Tri-Peaks East) held off Trinidad (3-7, 3-12).
Amanda Greene had 12 digs for the Jaguars.