Sports

Sign up for the Sportsland prep sports newsletter

Don't miss a story! We’ve got you covered with what you want to know in prep sports. Get Sportsland in your inbox every Tuesday.
Trending
Recent stories
Brighton's Izaiah Schoepp breaks a tackle during  against Prairie View Sept. 30.

Football: Brighton picks good time for first win

BRIGHTON – It has been a rocky start to the Brighton football team’s season, but the Bulldogs couldn’t have planned a more perfect time to pick up their first win of the …
clip art

CHSAA releases schedule for regional tennis tournaments

AURORA --Here are the class 4A and 5A regional tennis schedules and locations. Play can begin as soon as Wednesday, Oct. 5. Locations for Ponderosa and Legacy high schools were unknown late …

CHSAA releases state golf pairings

The Colorado High School Activities Association released the pairings for this year's state golf tournaments. Each is a two-day tourney, and they begin Monday, Oct. 3. The class 3A tournament is …
Brighton's Kyle Leydon, left, gets the chance to pose for a picture with golfing great Tiger Woods.

Brighton golfer one busy young man

Kyle Leydon, a Commerce City resident, qualified for the state 5A golf tournament earlier this week. He also qualified for the Notah Begay III Junior Golf National Championship tournament outside of …

clip art

CHSAA releases state team tennis tournament brackets

The Colorado High School Activities Association released the brackets for its first state team tennis tournament. The state team tennis tournament finals are Tuesday, Oct. 18, at City Park in …
Standout Performers
Jonathan Gonzalez celebrates a Frontier League win with his teammates and fans against The Pinnacle Sept.21 in Fort Lupton. Gonzalez scored three goals and had an assist against the Timberwolves.

Gonzalez kicking up a ruckus for two Fort Lupton sports

For many high-school athletes, playing a sport at a varsity level is a big task within itself. Jonathan Gonzalez, a senior at Fort Lupton High School, is not only stepping up as one of the captains …
From left, Bradley Weinmaster, Will Balliet, Carter Seis and Aiden Sweeney

Golf: Riverdale Ridge back to defend 4A title

BRIGHTON -- All four members of Riverdale Ridge's golf team qualified for the state 4A golf tournament. That puts the Ravens in position to defend their state 4A title in Colorado Springs starting …
Payton Crawford

Golf: Three from Brighton schools advance to state

Three golfers from two Brighton High Schools earned spots in the state 5A golf tournament. At the class 5A Northern Regional at Flatirons Golf Course, Payton Crawford a 4-over 74 to earn a spot at …
Ryan Kropp

Ex-Brighton golfer Kropp transitions to coaching

Former Brighton High School golfler Ryan Kropp is still involved in his sport. But now, it’s as a graduate assistant coach at the University of Texas-Dallas, where Kropp finished his …

Denene Shivley

Shivley, ex-Brighton HS athlete, headed to Regis’ Hall of Fame 

Before Denene (Jacovetta) Shivley became a technology teacher at Southeast Elementary School in Brighton, she was a self-admitted tomboy. “I was never into dolls,” she said. “My …
Our Papers

Ad blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an ad blocking plugin in your browser.

The revenue we receive from our advertisers helps make this site possible. We request you whitelist our site.