Thursday, June 27, 2019

Mile High Sports 2017 Performance of the Year: Nolan Arenado

The image of a pumped-up Arenado, with blood trickling from above his eye, will be forever seared into the memory of Colorado sports fans.

Managing the Boys: Ex-Rockies skipper Walt Weiss embraces just being “Dad”

There he was in a middle booth. A guy who played shortstop in the major leagues for a quarter-century. Former Colorado Rockies manager, Walt Weiss.

The Big Five Oh! (50 reasons we love the Denver Nuggets)

Celebrating 50 years of mile-high basketball with a list of 50 zany, obscure, absurd, obvious and altitude-ally awesome reasons we love the Denver Nuggets.

A Mother’s Sacrifices: Ben Paulsen and his mother, Leslie

Ben Paulsen and his mother, Leslie, have gone from barely making ends meet to each of them living a comfortable life and being financially secure.

Elegance and Attitude: Mikaela Shiffrin is ready to be the best skier in the...

Shiffrin has one of the choice catbird seats in American athletics: She is the face of the U.S. Ski Team.

What (Also) Happened in Eaton: A response from the other side

In an effort to facilitate a continued dialogue on the topic, Mile High Sports agreed to publish the following letter, unedited, about Jim Danley's firing as head baseball coach at Eaton High School.

Jonah Radebaugh and Andre Spight lead a Northern Colorado resurgence

If you listen closely on campus, there’s a low but confident murmur: The Bears are the Big Sky’s team to beat this season.

What Happened in Eaton: The strange circumstances that led the town to say goodbye...

After 11 state championships over four decades, a curious series of events led to the firing of Eaton High School head baseball coach Jim Danley.

GAME FACES: Stephen Garbett – Team USA Skeleton

Making the Olympics has been Colorado native Stephen Garbett’s dream since 2010, when he was hospitalized.

Defending Valor Christian

People are quick to throw stones at the state's most successful athletic program; now hear from those defending Valor Christian High School.