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Scott Sanders

From shoulder surgery to the baseball diamond

Fort Lupton’s Scotty Sanders can talk about baseball with just about anyone. He can play it, too, from club ball in the summer to high-school ball in the spring. But what may not be visible …

Hockey coach hopes for more solid seasons

George Gwozdecky has built a high school hockey power at Valor Christian High School and he hopes to continue his work for at least a few more seasons. Valor Christian won its third Class 5A state …
Mountain Vista Head Coach Brian Wood and Caden Stevens (22) share a moment as the game winds down.  The Golden Eagles ended the season with an 86-67 Final Four loss to Denver East.

East ends Vista’s season in Final Four

The Mountain Vista boys basketball program’s dream of playing in a state championship game for the first time in school history will have to wait at least another year. With a senior-laden and …
Mountain Vista boys take a moment after a loss to Denver EAst in the playoffs.

Mountain Vista loses to Denver East

The Mountain Vista boys basketball team’s dream of playing in a state-championship game for the first time in program history will have to wait at least another year. The Golden Eagles, the …

Lutheran's Kade Speckman charges in for a shot against Resurrection Christian in a Class 4A Final Four game March 9 at the Denver Coliseum. Speckman finished with nine points in fourth-seeded Lutheran's 64-53 loss to the No. 2 Cougars.

Lutheran comes up short in Final Four

With the final seconds dripping away in the Lutheran boys basketball team’s Final Four game March 9, the Lions found themselves in a very familiar spot. Six days prior, in their Elite 8 game …
Standout Performers
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 …

Ryan Kropp

Ex-Brighton golfer Kropp transitions to coaching

Former Brighton High School golfler Ryan Kropp is still involved in his sport. But now, it’s as a graduate assistant coach at the University of Texas-Dallas, where Kropp finished his …
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