Today's Sports

  • Top of Rockies wrestling:...

    LAFAYETTE – Brighton's Ian Helwick (220) and Tanner Aitken (285) finished second in their respective weight class' finals at the Top of the Rockies wrestling tournament Jan. 21. Helwick came out on the short end of a score to Ponderosa's Cohlton Schultz, while Aitken lost to Brandon Micale of Pomona.

  • PV wrestlers take two titles,...

    NORTHGLENN -- Prairie View's Santana Salas (145 pounds) and Brendon Woolsey (195) captured their weight classes' respective championships at the Northglenn Norse Invitational wrestling tournament Jan. 21.

    Salas, who is 24-5 this season, pinned Northglenn's Carlos Hernandez in 1:46 of the finals. Woolsey (23-4) turnewd back Frederick's Jake Longstreth 9-7 in the finals.

  • Top of Rockies wrestling...

    LAFAYETTE – Brighton's Ian Helwick (220) and Tanner Aitken (285) advanced to their respective weight class' finals at the Top of the Rockies wrestling tournament Jan. 21. Helwick face Ponderosa's Cohlton Schultz, while Aitken draws Brandon Micale of Pomona.

  • Wrestling: BHS tops Prairie View

    Brighton's wrestling team picked up seven pinfall wins and went on to a 51-20 dual-meet win over rival Prairie View Jan. 18 in the T-Hawks' gym.

    BHS' pins came from Tanner Aitken (285 pounds), Johnny Sanchez (106), Dessmund Prospero (126), Nathan Baca (152), Jeremiah Ellerd (160), Alex Portlock (170) and Tarron Adams (182).

  • Prairie View's Hackney all...

    Prairie View's Nick Hackney has one less thing to worry about on his plate before his senior high-school baseball season begins.

    Hackney announced Jan. 18 he was making a verbal commitment to Northeast Nebraska Community College to continue to play baseball.

    "All the hard work, blood, sweat and tears over the 14 years I have been playing this game has paid off," Hackney said on Facebook. "The job isn't done. But I'm very thrilled to announce I have made my commitment to NECC to further my baseball career and education."

  • Into the pool
  • Two ThunderHawks' wrestlers...

    DENVER – Two Prairie View wrestlers placed at the ninth annual Colfax Smackdown tournament at Denver East High School.

    The two were Mitchell Bond (fourth at 160 pounds) and Theo Glassman (third at 220 pounds).

    PVHS finished ninth in the team standings with 11 points.

  • Eagle Ridge scoreboard – Jan. 22

    Boys basketball

    Peak to Peak beat Eagle Ridge 71-50 Jan. 21. The Pumas held the Warriors to four points in the second quarter.

    Noah Schleip paced the Warriors with 14 points. Trent Sparks added 10. No stats were available for the Pumas.

    Girls basketball

    Colorado Academy beat Eagle Ridge 59-20 Jan. 21. Maggie Silliman had 17 points for the Mustangs. No stats were available for the Warriors.

  • Prairie View scoreboard -- Jan....

    Boys basketball

    Prairie View stopped Aurora Central 97-69 in Brighton Jan. 17. 

    Spencer Wilson scored 37 points to pace the ThunderHawks. Trey Marble had 29, and Kam Vincel added 24.

    Gateway nipped the ThunderHawks 76-72 Jan. 21. Marble threw in 40 points for Prairie View. Vincel added 14, and Jacob Romero had 12. No stats were available for the Olys.

    Girls basketball

  • Brighton HS scoreboard Jan. 22

    Girls swimming

    Rangeview nipped Brighton 94-92 in Rangeview's pool Jan. 17.

    Josie Pomrenke won the 50-yard freestyle for BHS in a time of 26:09 seconds. Madi Dent took first place in the 100- butterfly, posting a time of 59.71. She also finished third in the 200- individual medley in a time of 2:36.17.