Community Sports

  • Mixed martial arts
    Brighton High School alum Shannon Sinn returns to the Grizzly Rose at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, for a 125-pound pro MMA bout against Heather Bassett. Visit www.spartacombatleague.com.   
  • Youth basketball sign-up ends Dec. 15
    It’s that time. Youth basketball season through the Brighton Recreation Center is almost here. Registration is in progress for eight-week leagues for boys and girls ages 6 to 12. Deadline is Dec. 15. Call 303-655-2200.  
  • Brighton lifeguard class starts Dec. 27
    The Brighton Recreation Center is offering an American Red Cross Lifeguard certification Dec. 27-29. The first class runs from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. The others run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost is $35. Eight slots are available, and applicants must be 15 years of age by Dec. 29. Call 303-655-2212 for more information. To register for classes, call 303-655-2200.
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  • PVHS all-conference golfers
    Prairie View’s Terrance Barrios, Raiden Weckwerth and Jeff Nelson were first-team, all-Eastern Metro Athletic Conference golfers this season. Tyler Jenson was a second-team choice. Nelson qualified for this year’s state 5A golf tournament at Common Ground Golf Course.
  • Turkey Trot is Nov. 18
    Brighton’s 33rd annual Turkey Trot is set for an 8:30 a.m. start Saturday, Nov. 18, at the Brighton Recreation Center 555 N. 11th Ave. The race is a qualifier for next springs’ Bolder Boulder.
  • College baseball
    CageRat Baseball’s eighth annual College Showcase Camp is set for Oct. 28-29 at The Farm Sports, 2340 Montebello Square Drive, Colorado Springs. Sessions are available for 5- to 12-year-olds and for high-schoolers (13 years of age and older. The Oct. 28 camp deals with pitching and defense. The Oct. 29 camp focuses on baseball.
  • Soccer tryouts Oct. 20, 27
    F.C. Brighton is hosting tryouts for its spring high-school boys and secondary league H teams Friday, Oct. 20, and Friday, Oct. 27, at Donelson Park, 4500 Midland St. Sessions run from 4:45 to 6:15 p.m. each day. Call 720-523-3004.
  • Brighton places third at Jack & Jill relay
    Brighton's top relay team finished in third place overall at the Bulldogs' first Jack n' Jill eight mile cross country relay on Wednesday, Sept. 6. The co-ed relay event at Barr Lake State Park in Brighton featured 20 relay teams from four schools. Each team was made up of two boys and two girls, each running two miles apiece on the prairie-style course.