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COVID-19 and School of Mines Athletics

Although subject to change based on the COVID-19 pandemic, Colorado School of Mines athletic department is planning on a “relatively normal fall” with teams playing a conference schedule and … more

Veteran Denver sports exec Jim Saccomano: Why sports matter

Denver is the smallest of the 13 U.S. cities with four professional sports teams in the National Football League, Major League Baseball, National Hockey League and National Basketball Association. … more

‘We will take what we can get’

Denver is the smallest of the 13 U.S. cities with four professional sports teams in the National Football League, Major League Baseball, National Hockey League and National Basketball Association. … more

Douglas County high school pitcher thrilled to be chosen by Rockies

Case Williams claims the decision he faced wasn’t tough. Williams, a Douglas County High School right-handed pitcher, was the fourth-round pick and the 110th overall selection by the Colorado … more

Inaugural ’Lil Mac Hustle & Heart Scholarship awarded

Recent high school graduates Blake Schell (Green Mountain) and Susie Puchino (Littleton) received a pleasant surprise Tuesday afternoon. Schell and Puchino were summoned to the Gold Crown Field House … more

It's official: Spring sports seasons are canceled

It was an announcement that was expected. Colorado High School Activities Association Commissioner Rhonda Blanford-Green revealed on April 22 in a statement to athletes, coaches, administrators, … more

Some golf courses doing brisk business in Denver metro area

Golfers have flocked to courses that are open during the COVID-19 pandemic, but many links remain closed. South Suburban Parks and Recreation, due to Gov. Jared Polis’ stay-at-home order, has … more

Jeffco sports spring trips, games canceled

In the second week of March, the Wheat Ridge High boys’ baseball team learned that the team’s spring break trip, a tournament in Phoenix, had been canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. A … more

Green Mountain’s girls hoops season ends with state semifinal loss

DENVER — Green Mountain’s greatest girls basketball season in the school’s history came to a close Thursday, March 12, at the Denver Coliseum. No. 3-seeded Rams lost to No. 7 Holy Family 38-31 … more

Basketball season ends without champions

There will be no 2020 Colorado state basketball champions. After the girls semifinal games in the 3A, 4A and 5A classifications were played on March 12, the Colorado High School Activities … more

Spring high school sports, activities suspended through April 6 in Colorado

The impact of COVID-19 on the sports world has extended to the Colorado high school level. The Colorado High School Activities Association has suspended all spring sports and activities through April … more

Green Mountain climbs into 4A girls hoops Final 4

LAKEWOOD — Green Mountain girls basketball coach Darren Pitzner stated before winter break that it could be a “memorable season.” Pitzner’s prediction was right on the money. The Rams’ … more

Golden boys basketball season ends in Sweet 16

GOLDEN — Pueblo East continues to have success against familiar foes during the Class 4A boys basketball state tournament. “When we saw them (Golden) on the bracket we knew it was revenge … more

Wheat Ridge seniors lead in first round state tourney win

WHEAT RIDGE — Wheat Ridge senior Dominic Bronk played in his 82nd varsity boys basketball games in a Farmers’ uniform Feb. 26. “Taking this jersey off is going to be the hardest thing … more

Area students earn free ride through caddying

Thirteen students from Colorado have been awarded the Evans Scholarship, a full housing and tuition college grant offered to golf caddies. The final selections were made after interviews Jan. 28 at … more

Redemption, then heartbreak for Jefferson wrestling at Pepsi Center

DENVER — Jefferson senior Jimmy Ramirez III celebrated like he had just won his first individual wrestling state title Feb. 22 at Pepsi Center. “It meant a lot to be back here and having another … more

Green Mountain girls hoops building something special

DENVER — Green Mountain’s girls basketball team continues to check off its lists of goals for the 2019-20 season. The Rams — No. 3 seed in the Class 4A state tournament that begins this week … more

Jeffco swimmers in state action

Jefferson County athletes were well-represented in the 3A and 5A girls state finals swim meet, Feb. 14 and 15 at the Veterans Memorial Aquatic Center in Thornton. The 4A meet began this week, after … more

Golden boys hoops gets revenge on Green Mountain

GOLDEN — With snow piling up seemingly every other day lately, Golden senior Ben McLaughlin doesn’t mind getting work in on the hardwood before taking to the baseball field this spring. … more

Alameda isn’t able to derail Conifer’s path to a league title

LAKEWOOD — Conifer’s boys basketball team has worked its way into a familiar position. The Lobos (13-5, 5-0 in Class 4A/3A Colorado 8 League) are two conference victories away from winning a … more
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