Community Sports

  • Little Britches Rodeo returns June 4-5
    The Little Britches Rodeo is set for a return appearance at the Adams County Fairgrounds, East 124th Avenue and U.S. Highway 85, the weekend of June 4. The events start at 10 a.m., June 4, and continue at 9 a.m., June 5. All-around and reserve all-around buckles will be presented to all divisions both days. Entries are $20. Contestants have to register in advance. Email cindycanfield@hotmail.com  with questions, or call 719-691-1502.  
  • Snowball softball Dec. 5
        Fort Lupton’s annual Winterfest Snowball Softball Tournament is set for Dec. 5 at Pearson Park Complex, state Highway 52 and U.S. Highway 85. Team awards will be presented to tournament winners.     The entry fee is $150 per team, and the deadline is Dec. 3. There is a limit of eight teams per division.     Call 303-857-4200, ext. 164, or email DCook@fortlupton.org with questions.
  • Youth softball fundraiser Nov. 14
        The Colorado Stars 12 U competitive girls softball team is hosting a live and silent auction to raise money for the 2016 season.     It starts at 6 p.m., Nov. 14, at Mulligan Joe’s, 815 Seventh St.,  Fort Lupton.  Cost is $10 per person.  
  • Softball playoffs: One in, one out of state tourney
    2015 CHSAA State Softball Championships 2015 Class 5A State Softball
  • Youth basketball tryouts Oct. 17
    Tryouts for Brighton High School’s youth feeder program are set for 9 a.m., Oct. 17, at the school. The program is open to girls in fifth through eighth grades. Tryouts are free. Email ddoehler@sd27j.org with questions.
  • 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.
  • CASA’s ‘Wonderful Wednesday’ dinners Sept. 23
    BROOMFIELD — The Court Appointed Special Advocates of Adams and Broomfield counties will host a taco bar from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 23, at the Broomfield United Methodist Church, 545 W. 10th Ave., Broomfield. The taco bar is part of the organization’s “Wonderful Wednesday” dinner series, and is available through a donation to CASA. Donations will be taken at the door.
  • Soccer refs needed; local class set for Aug. 22
     F.C. Brighton is offering a soccer refereeing class from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Aug. 22, at Bromley East Charter School, 356 Longspur Drive. Visit www.coreferees.org, click on "clinics/events" in the top right corner, then click on "entry level grade 8 – 1 day." The cost is $80, and FC Brighton officials are reimbursed for their annual certification after 10 games of officiating.  
  • Olympic soccer comes to Commerce City Oct. 6-7
    COMMERCE CITY — Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City will host the finals of the group phase of the 2015 Olympic qualifying championship Oct. 6-7. The finals are in Sandy, Utah, Oct. 10 and 13.
  • Youth soccer
    BRIGHTON — FC Brighton is adding a second team at the U13 boys competitive level. The squad is looking for players. For more information email sherry.fcbrighton@gmail.com