Sports Briefs

  • Image Summit March 7-8

    The city of Brighton is taking proposals for workshop presenters at the annual Image Summit March 7 and 8 at the Armory Performing Arts Center, 300 Strong St. 

    The mission of the youth conference for 10- to 19-year-olds is empowering young people in the state to impact government and become active community members. 

    Featured speakers are Jessie Funk and Shane Feldman. There will be breakout sessions, chances to talk with elected officials from across the state.

    The cost is $20. Call 303-655-2119 or visit www.brightonimagesummit.org.

  • Evolution Women’s Conference March 1

    This year’s Evolution Women’s Conference is from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, March 1, at the Bella Sera Events Center, 45 Strong St.

    The keynote speaker is Denise Burgess, president and CEO of Burgess Services, a construction management firm in Denver. She’s been on the board of directors of the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce since 2010.

    Other guest speakers are Susan Frew of Sunshine Plumbing, Heating and Air, wellness coach Melissa Healy and Ramina Wilkerson, motivational speaker and life coach.

  • All-conference honors for ERA's Sparks

    Eagle Ridge Academy’s Trent Sparks earned all-conference honors in baseball this spring.

  • All-comers track and field

    Here are the results of the June 7 Brighton all-comers track meet.


    100m Dash:

     9- and 10-year-old girls: Claire Friedman- 15.00. 9- and 10-year-old boys: Christian Twyman. 11- and 12-year-old girls: Destinee Paris, 15.19. 11- and 12-year-old boys: Cullin McRae, 14.96. 13- and 14-year-old girls: Lexie Lit, 14.59. 13- and 14-year-old boys: Abraham Bujanos, 14.16.


    200-meter dash

  • Wrestling

    Former Prairie View wrestler Santana Salas came within one round of becoming an All-American at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association tournament over the weekend.

    Salas competes for the Colorado State University wrestling club in Fort Collins.


  • Soccer award for PVHS' Caldas

    Guilherme Caldas of Prairie View earned honorable-mention all-state honors in voting announced by the Colorado High School Activities Association last week.

    Caldas, a senior, scored 21 goals in 14 games for the T-Hawks this season.

  • Winterfest softball/5K race Dec. 2

    The city of Fort Lupton is looking for teams for the annual Winterfest softball tournament and the Winterfest 5K race. Both will be Saturday, Dec. 2.

    The softball tournament starts at 8:30 a.m. at Pearson Park, U.S. Highway 85 and state Highway 52. 

  • League alignment

    AURORA – Brighton and Prairie View high schools may stay put in the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference for the next two years. In addition, there will be no changes in classifications for either teams’ sports programs.

    BHS is a class 5A program for everything except football (4A). PVHS stays at class 5A for everything.

  • PVHS all-conference softball members released

    Prairie View’s Brooklyn Trujillo was the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference’s player of the year this season. The senior signed a letter of intent to play NCAA Division I softball at Rider University in New Jersey.

  • BHS all-conference tennis award

    Brighton sophomore Yuto West was a first-team, all-Eastern Metro Athletic Conference selection in boys tennis this season.