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League classification moves forward

Prairie View High School’s boys and girls basketball teams are going to play in the state’s newest classification starting in 2022. The Colorado High School Activities …
Colorado Springs Denver & Rio Grande’s Ed “Not so Fast” Evans leans back from a high pitch.

'Take Me Out to the Ballgame' in the 1860s

Vintage baseball from the 1860s came to the South Platte Valley Historic Park in Fort Lupton May 1. There were parts of the game that looked the same; others not so much. The Colorado Vintage Base …
Levi Tucker, left, and Alek Martinez check their cell phones ahead of an April 26 letter-of-intent signing program at Brighton high School. Both are signing to play baseball. Tucker is heading to Garden City Community College, while Martinez is heading for Bakersfield Community College in California.

Brighton High School celebrates batch of future college athletes

It took two full tables to accommodate the 19 Brighton High School athletes who signed their college letters of intent April 26 at the school. Colleges from the West Coast, the Midwest and the …

CHSAA moves place, date for state volleyball tournament

AURORA -- The Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs will be the host venue for this year's state volleyball tournament. Brad Cochi, CHSAA's new digital media director, also said the tournament …

Prairie View baseball coach Mark Gonzales speaks about the athletic accomplishments of Marcus Sanchez, far right, during a letter-of-intent program at the school April 19.

Seven ThunderHawks move to college athletics

Seven Prairie View High School athletes took the plunge and signed collegiate letters of intent during an April 19 ceremony at the school. Marcus Sanchez signed on for baseball at Otero Junior …
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Riverdale Ridge's Cayden Mazurek catches a touchdown pass in 2019.

Riverdale Ridge’s Mazurek makes his college choice 

 Riverdale Ridge High School’s Cayden Mazurek waded through all the things that go with recruiting, and he did so through an ongoing …

Nursing plus volleyball equals new home for Brighton’s Ward

Brighton’s Ryleigh Ward wanted a college that could let her play volleyball and pursue a degree in nursing. She found such a place in Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia. It has a …

State 5A wrestling: PVHS' Vigil takes home state title

PUEBLO -- Vigil had an easy time of it in the first two rounds. He beat Fruita Monument's Gano Gallegos by a major, 16-3 decision in the quarterfinals. Vigil shut out Isaiah Sisneros 5-0 in the …

Two Ravens place at state 4A wrestling tournament

PUEBLO --  AJ Alexander Hague moved into the semifinals at 106 pounds with a 6-4 win over Mesa Ridge's Mickail Skeldurm. Hague scored the winning takedown as time ran out in the quarterfinal …

State 5A wrestling: Brighton's Sailas wins third straight title

Quarterfinal - Kenny Sailas (Brighton) 15-0 won by fall over Kyle Jack (Fountain-Ft Carson) 5-4 (Fall 0:38)   State 5A wrestling .. 152-pound quarterfinals .. @brightonath DJ Rock pins …
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Garcia back where he belongs

If you’ve walked the halls of Brighton High School, chances are you’ve seen James Garcia. He’s the campus supervisor, assistant wrestling coach, former BHS student, Brighton resident. These …
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