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Student-athlete spotlight: Cherry Creek, Mountain Vista tennis players see success

It took some time for Lauren Hayes to adjust to playing in Colorado’s higher elevation, but the Hill twins have been playing doubles together for so long they can adapt quickly. Hayes, a sophomore …
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Arapahoe’s Will Kates won the state Class 5A individual golf title with a putt  on the second playoff hole and led the Warriors to their first team championship in 33 years. Here he reacts after sinking the birdie putt to win the playoff.

Centennial's Arapahoe take state golf title

Arapahoe High School in Centennial has come close many times to winning a state golf championship. The Warriors were second the past two seasons and third in the previous two campaigns. Arapahoe’s …

Falcons, Jaguars. Mountain Vista, Valor Christian, qualify for regional softball tournament

AURORA --Three Highlands Ranch teams qualified for this weekend's regional softball tournaments. Rocky Canyon took the 16th seed and faces Ralston Valley at 10 a.m. at Horizon High School. …
Lauren DosSantos (4) who plays for the Mountain Vista co-op field hockey team gestures during the Sept. 27 game against Arapahoe. DosSantos attends Rock Canyon high school.

Girls field hockey in Colorado seeing more strong teams

There are changes taking place this season in Colorado girls field hockey. This has very little to do with the COVID pandemic that curtailed activities last year. The perennial powers like Regis …

Lutheran girls pack a wallop in softball

Parker's Lutheran High School is competing in its second season with a varsity softball program, but the Lions don't have a home field and use three different venues in the area. The Lions do not …

Castle View senior Jack Tieman came in with an 81 on Sept. 21 at the Central regional state qualifying tournament at Overland Park golf course. Castle View finished third in the team standings.

Golf teams aim for state tourney

With an eye on the upcoming boys state golf tournaments, there were regional qualifying tournaments held Sept. 20-23, including four Class 5A meets. The top two teams in the regional tournaments …
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During the Colorado chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame awards dinner Sept. 11, Fort Lupton alum Dean Abeyta received a special merit award for his contributions to the wrestling community.

National Wrestling Hall of Fame salutes FLHS wrestling alum

Tonight Mr. Dean Abeyta a Fort Lupton Wrestling Alumni was honored at the National Wrestling Hall of Fame awards dinner with a Special Merit Award for all he does for the wrestling …
Stargate's Stephanie Millmore prepares to smack one over the net against the defense of Fort Lupton's Jessica Davila Cortes, Emiko OHkawa (15) and Neveah Gonzales (8) during a non-conference match in Fort Lupton Aug. 26. The Eagles won in five sets.

Volleyball: Stargate wins five-set thriller from Fort Lupton

It was the sort of match that deserved to go five sets. And that's exactly what Fort Lupton High School and Stargate School did Aug. 26 in the Bluedevils' gym. The Eagles won 25-23, 20-25, 28-26, …

Softball: Hudson throws no-hitter as Horizon blanks Northglenn

Hadley Hudson threw a no-hitter against Northglenn Aug. 17 as the Lightning beat the Norse 16-0 in three innings. Hudson  struck out four of the nine batters she faced. The Lightning backed …
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