Today's Sports

  • Prep wrestling: PVHS claims...

    COMMERCE CITY -- Noah Romero and Bradley Lehmann of Prairie View won Eastern Metro Athletic Conference championships at the league's wrestling meet Feb. 6 at Adams City High School.

    Romero, who wrestles at 126 pounds, beat Brighton's G'Avonti Patton 5-4 in the finals. Romero takes a 15-7 season record into this weekend's regional tournament at Legacy High School. 

    Lehmann (18-3) stopped Adams City's Gavin Deaguero 6-3 in the finals at 145 pounds.

  • Prep wrestling: BHS claims...

    COMMERCE CITY -- Brighton captured its second straight Eastern Metro Athletic Conference wrestling title Feb. 6 at Adams City High School.

    Three Bulldogs won conference titles. Tarron Adams' crown came in the 182-pound weight class. He pinned Thornton's Jorge Perez in 2:44 of the finals. Adams enters this weekend's regional tournament at Legacy High School (it starts Friday, Feb. 12) with a mark of 12-6.

  • Brighton captures another EMAC...

    THORNTON -- It's getting to be old hat for the Brighton High School girls swim team.

    BHS won the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference championship Feb. 6 at the Veterans Memorial Aquatic Center in Thornton. It's the 16th league title in a row for the Bulldogs. This one was among the closes, though. BHS nudged past second-place Northglenn by just eight points.

    Maddie Dent captured a pair of conference titles. She won the 100-yard butterfly in a time of 1:06.33. Her first-place time in the 200- individual medley was 2:28.99.

  • BHS hosts letter signing en masse

    BRIGHTON -- It was sitting room only on the dais Feb. 3 at Brighton High School.

  • Three ThunderHawks move on to...

    Three members of the Prairie View High School athletic family moved on to college-level athletics Feb. 3.

  • Transfer rules stay as they are

    AURORA — An anticipated vote on a new rule governing the transfer of athletes from one school to another didn’t happen Jan. 28 at the Colorado High School Activities Association’s legislative council meeting.

    Instead, the council voted to set up a subcommittee to examine the issue and report back during the association’s all-school summit in August.

  • Marble makes mark in 5A hoops...


    By Jonathan Maness

    Sports Correspondent

    HENDERSON — There aren’t many players at the high school level who have grown as much as Prairie View’s Trey Marble has in the past year.

    Marble, who is a junior, has transformed from a role player into one of the most dangerous players in Class 5A. 

  • Beloit College beckons Eagle...

    BRIGHTON — Connor Peterson eyed Beloit College since he started the process of choosing a new school.

    So it seemed fitting and proper that the Eagle Ridge senior chose Beloit College and signed a collegiate letter of intent during a morning ceremony at ERA Feb. 1.

  • Wrestling update: PVHS wins...

    BRIGHTON -- Prairie View captured the team title at the Brighton Invitational wrestling tournament Jan. 30.

    The T-Hawks scored 157.5 points in the meet. Brighton High School was second with 145 points.

    PVHS' Santana Salas (132 pounds) and Bradley Lehmann (145) won individual crowns. Corbin Chavez (152 pounds) and Elmer Baca (182) took second at their respective weight classes. Levi Romero was third at 106 pounds. Brandon Porta (182 pounds) and Theo Glassman (220 pounds) finished fourth.

  • New playoff structure starts to...

    AURORA -- The Colorado High School Activities Association began the trek toward computer-driven data to select playoff teams Jan. 28.

    The association's legislative council approved the ratings performance index structure to determine playoff participants for team sports during its winter meeting. The affected sports, so far, are baseball, volleyball, football and soccer. Other sports are expected to join the fold during the council's spring meeting in April.