Sports Briefs

  • Youth baseball

    Prairie View Middle School student Mathias Talarico is heading to Orlando, Fla., as a member of the USSSA All-American baseball team.

    The tournament is Aug. 7-13. Talarico is on a team that represents the Northwest Region.

  • Middle school volletyball camp July 28

    Five Star Volleyball Club coach Gary Feris and Holly Kidd, the eight-grade volleyball coach at Weld Central High School, are running a middle-school volleyball camp from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Thursday, July 28, at Weld Central Middle School.

    The fee is $25. Bring lunch and plenty of water. 

    Email hollyteryn@gmail.com.

  • Weight lifting fundraiser July 29

    Brighton High School’s football team is participating in a weightlifting fundraiser inside Gamble Gym. It runs from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Friday, July 29.

    Players have been taking pledges during the summer. Proceeds benefit the football progam.

    Call 303-877-0068 with questions.

  • Youth football camp July 12-14

    Prairie View’s youth football camp is set to run from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., July 12-14, at the school,

    Each day consists of one hour of individual drills and 45 minutes of team-oriented practice and game-based plays and scrimmages.

    The coaches will be members of the PVHS staff and varsity players.

    The deadline to sign up is July 8. Email coachstartzer@gmail.com with questions.


  • It's an ace

    Former Brighton High School golfer Brock Pawlowski recorded his first career ace.

    He used an 8-iron on the par-2, 192-yard 17th hole at Todd Creek Golf Course.


  • Football: East spoils BHS homecoming

     Steve Smith


    BRIGHTON – Brady Jacovetta and Sam Kullberg connected on Brighton’s only scoring play of the game in a 13-8 homecoming loss to Denver East Sept. 25.

    They were the first two players to address their teammates afterward.

  • Coaching scholarship available for female athletes

    Female athletes interested in a coaching career can apply for the Colorado Coaches of Girls Sports Ruby Miller Scholarship.

    Four $1,000 scholarships are awarded annually to high school senior girl athletes who are interested in pursuing the field of coaching. Email mustskinow@msn.com.

  • Ronell McNeal part of CSU-Pueblo national title team

    KANSAS CITY, MO. — PVHS graduate Ronell McNeal was on the roster for the NCAA Division II national champion CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves this season. McNeal saw action in six games and recorded two tackles.

    CSU-Pueblo beat Minnesota-Mankato State 13-0 in the title game Dec. 20 in Kansas City, Mo.

  • BHS sending runners to Nike Southwest Regional meet

    BRIGHTON —  Brighton High School is sending a small contingent to the Nike Southwest Regional meet in Phoenix this weekend.

    The members are Aby Smidt, Caitlin Cunningham, Kaila Green, Kailey Hansen, Alicia and Julie Montoya, Alex Gregory, Frankki Ramirez, Dan Mordecai, Juan Martinez, Kalen Taylor, Zach Polliard, Nick DeSplinter, Vaughn Wilson and Anthony Herman.

  • Prairie View all-conference volleyball

    HENDERSON — Six members of Prairie View’s volleyball players earned all-Eastern Metro Athletic Conference honors this season.

    The first-team choices were Lexi Kite, Serena Bruin and Kelsie Antcliff. The second-team picks were Bianca Asheim, Lauren Gonzales and Macy Thomas.

    Prairie View won the EMAC championship and advanced to the regional round of the playoffs.