Discovery Canyon's Dave Burgess is Gazette Preps boys' swimming and diving coach of the year for leading the Thunder to second place at state for the second year in a row.
Discovery Canyon freshman Quintin McCarty landed The Gazette Preps Boys' Swimming and Diving Peak Performer of the Year honor after he finished with two All-American consideration times at the state meet.
The Pikes Peak-area boys' swimming and diving 2019 all-stars as selected by Gazette Preps.
Find out which Colorado Springs-area athletes were selected to the Gazette Preps 2019 Baseball All-Star teams.
When Kelly Nickell took over the Panther baseball program 18 years ago, he set out to make Peyton a baseball town.
Committing to track her sophomore year helped Harrison's Ereana McCallister thrive in the classroom as well, and now the Panther is bound for college at Iowa Western. McCallister won the Class 4A 100 in 12.37 and is the 2019 Gazette Preps girls’ track & field Peak Performer of the Year.
Immediately after the Class 4A state championship game, Wiley Burkett shut down.
Peyton's potent lineup carried the school to a state title, particularly its 2-3-4 hitters - Jaeden Meyers, Rodney Gregg and Rupert Shaw. They've gotten it done in all areas for the Panthers and were a crucial part of their postseason success.
Peyton baseball battled the snow in their difficult preparations for the state tournament's final weekend, but Mother Nature didn't end up derailing the Panthers.