High School Sports

  • Tournament time for prep wrestlers

    Wrestling season began in earnest for the Adams City wrestling team Dec. 3. The Eagles hosted the annual Adams County tournament.

    Here are the results by weight class:

    113 pounds: Noah Vigil, 3-0

    120: Blake Reichel, 3-0

    126: Jordan Griego, 2-1

    132: Jonathan Meyers, 2-1

    138: Joshua Deaguero, 3-0

    145: Marques Salazar, 2-1

    152: Dominic Helbok, 2-1

    160: Blake McClure, 2-1

    170: Jack Armijo, 3-0

    182: Thomas Olson, 2-1

    285: Arnulfo Alvarado, 2-1

  • Brown settles in to new job

    DENVER – Former Adams City athletic director Damian Brown approves of his seven-mile move for his new post with the Far Northeast Warriors.

    “When I came here, it was a blessing,” he said. “The school is amazing. Adams City prepared me more so to take on the role I have now. The mistakes I made helped me learn not to make the same ones.”

  • From ThunderHawks to the Runnin’ Lopes

    For a minimum two years, Prairie View’s Jazmin Neal has the chance to continue her softball career.

    Neal signed her letter of intent to play at Lamar Community College. The Nov. 15 ceremony was at Prairie View High School.

    “It was the perfect place for me. It was small. It was what I wanted,” she said. “It gives me an opportunity to show what I have.”

    There were other schools that wanted Neal’s services.

  • Adams City scoreboard Dec. 6

    Boys basketball

    Pomona beat Adams City 65-44 in the teams' season-opener Dec. 5. The game was in Arvada.

    No stats were available for either team.

    Girls basketball

    Overland beat Adams City 53-17 in Commerce City Dec. 5. The Trailblazers outscored the Eagles 16-2 in the second quarter to put the game out of reach.

  • Adams City HS athletic schedule Dec. 6

    Here is today's sports schedule – 

    No games scheduled

  • 'Meet the Eagles' Nov. 29

    The chance to meet the winter sports teams at Adams City High School starts at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 29, in the Eagles Nest Gym.

    The school fields teams in boys and girls basketball, wrestling and girls swimming. It also offers a cheerleading program.

    In addition to meeting the various teams, the four teams will be involved in intrasquad scrimmages. The wrestling team starts at 5:30 p.m. in the Ruby Miller Gym. The basketball teams start at 6:30 p.m., and the swim team begins in the school pool at 5 p.m.

  • Softball all-conference

    Four members of the Adams City softball team earned all-Eastern Metro Athletic Conference honors this season.

    Marissa Peralez and Domonique Contreras were first-team choices. Jordyn Staley was a second- team pick, and Alejandra Pena was an honorable-mention recipient.

  • Volleyball all-conference

    Adams City players Jennifer Zarate and Lil Valdez earned honorable mention, all-Eastern Metro Athletic Conference honors for their efforts this volleyball season.

  • Basketball season coming quick
  • Academic awards

    Three members of the Adams City cross country team earned academic all-conference recognition.

    Jennifer Carrillo and Johnathan Meyers were first-team selections from the Colorado High School Activities Association and received all-academic honors from the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference. Thomas Olson earned honorable-mention recognition from CHSAA.