Friday, December 15, 2017

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Born of the Ice: Hockey is family for the Woodleys

Family ties come in the form of hockey skate laces for Regis Jesuit HS head coach Dan Woodley and his sons.

Troy Pachner credits dribble-drive offense for Valor Christian’s success

In his three years at Valor Christian High School, Pachner has transformed the Eagles into a dominant force in 4A basketball.

Sports and activities as popular as ever in Colorado high schools

Colorado is matching a national trend with more high school students participating in athletics and activities than ever before, according to the CHSAA.

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Derrick White’s journey from 8th grade B team to NBA draft pick

How did Derrick go from being a clumsy, gangly kid to a pro basketball prospect? His family and trust in his coaches played a big part.

CU commit Blake Stenstrom shines at Elite 11 quarterback competition

Stenstrom was announced as one of the the 25 finalists for Elite 11, a quarterback competition that hosts the premier rising seniors in the nation.

Eric Garcia’s basketball career has come ‘full circle’ with Nuggets workout

From taking shots during Nuggets games as a kid to booing Karl Malone at the first game he attended, Garcia has been representing the Nuggets since day one.

Another major college football program has their (Buck)eye on Luke McCaffrey

There is no guarantee he will be the starting quarterback for Valor Christian next year . Still, colleges are lining up to recruit him Luke McCaffrey.

Masten shines on national stage at adidas Gauntlet

Sam Masten of Rock Canyon played well on the national stage at the adidas gauntlet.

Rock Canyon alumnus Jacob Lissek signed by FC Dallas

The 24-year-old goalkeeper will serve as a backup to Jesse Gonzalez in FC Dallas' home game against Sporting Kansas City.

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.

Broncos looking in-state to potentially bolster offensive and defensive line

According to Matt McChesney, linemen Dallas Fields, Justin Traxinger, Palmer White and Paul Thurston all received invites to the Broncos’ local Pro Day.

Colorado is closer to being a national title contender than you think

Don't lose track of the local college basketball teams. Next year, anything can happen.

Champ Bailey amongst intriguing Colorado Sports Hall of Fame inductees

Champ Bailey, Dante Bichette, Jeremy Bloom, Maurice “Stringy” Ervin, Hashim Khan and John Wooten are the inductees, and the event has already sold out.