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.
Recent stories

Tough night for Lutheran girls in 2-0 loss

Ashleigh Fitterer probably summed it up best when the Lutheran girls soccer coach said it wasn’t the Lions' night. Lutheran gave Dakota Ridge an early goal, surrendered another in the second half …
For the football players at Highlands Ranch High School, summer vacation is more like summer conditioning. They lift, practice, hold camps, and more throughout the summer break to prepare for the fall season. Photo from 2021.

There’s no summer vacation for high school football players

Summertime: when the final bell of the semester rings and high school students run for the pool, relieved of finals and early mornings for a few, brief, cherished months. But for football players, it’s a time when the real work begins.
Caroline Ashworth (2) of Castle View looks to make a pass during the Class 4A state championship girls lacrosse game played May 19 at the University of Denver. Mead won, 13-5.

Sabercats girls falter in lacrosse finals

Castle View’s excellent girls lacrosse season came tumbling down in the CHSAA state finals on May 19 at the University of Denver’s Peter Barton lacrosse stadium.. The top-seeded Sabercats …
Douglas County faceoff specialist and team captain Ben Hasselback won 66% (146 of 220) of his faceoff attempts in 2023 — the 18th-best faceoff win percentage in Colorado and the eighth-best mark among Class 5A players.

Huskies boys stepped up lacrosse game

This year’s Douglas County High School boys lacrosse team recorded the program’s best season in 14 years.

Creek brings home 4 state tennis titles

Despite a one-day postponement and a revamped schedule of matches, the Class 5A individual state championship girls tennis tournament was completed on May 12 at the City Park tennis courts. Players …
Standout Performers
Valor Christian High School’s Elle Higgins, above, recently signed to play golf at the University of Montana.

Standout golfer at Valor Christian signs with University of Montana

For senior Elle Higgins, the grass is always greener when she’s on the fairway. It has treated her well at Valor Christian High School and now provides a unique opportunity to shine in college. Last month, she narrowed down her options, and chose the University of Montana as her new home.
Former CHSAA assistant commissioner Bert Borgmann, left, and his son, Logan.

Former CHSAA assistant commissioner Borgmann remembered for Rice Krispy treats, service to others

AURORA -- Callie Kryder said the people who attended a celebration of life service for her late father, former Colorado High School Activities assistant commissioner Bert Borgmann, knew him for …

VIDEO: Prairie View football manager scores a TD

The football team manager at Prairie View High School had a chance to take center stage Oct. 21 during the ThunderHawks' game against Mullen High School. Johnathan Salzer,who has Down's syndrome, …
Riverdale Ridge's Bradley Weinmaster gets the winner's hug after capturing the 4A boys state golf championship in Windsor Oct. 4.

Riverdale Ridge's Weinmaster atop the golf heap

                WINDSOR -- To survive a four-person playoff for a state championship in boys golf is one …

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 …
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.