High School Sports

  • Eagles' Cervantes takes fifth in 100- backstroke at meet

    THORNTON – Adams City's Herman Cervantes was fifth in the 100-yard backstroke at the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference swimming championships over the weekend.

    The meet was at the Veterans Memorial Aquatic Center. Cervantes posted a time of 1:07.49. Tony Deaguero took sixth in the 100-yard butterfly, where his time was 1:01.78.

  • EMAC track meet results – Day 1

    WESTMINSTER – Here are the results from the first day of the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference track-and-field meet at District 12 Stadium in Westminster:



    400-meter dash: 7. H. Moore, ACHS, 1:07.71.



    100-meter dash: 5. C. Barrera, ACHS, 11.5 seconds.

    200-meter dash: 6. C. Barrera, 23.23.


    The finals are set for 9 a.m. Saturday, May 7.

  • Job change

    Adams City athletic director Damian Brown is leaving the Eagles to become the regional athletic director at Far Northeast Warriors next school year.

    Brown, who played high school football at Eaglecrest, has been at Adams City for three years.

  • Baseball: Eagles pick up road win vs. Hinkley

    AURORA – Adams City scored three times in the third inning and went on to a 6-1 win at Hinkley High School April 26.

    The win moves the Eagles’ record to 7-6 overall, 4-1 in the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference. The Thunderbirds fell to 2-9 overall, 1-5 in conference play.

  • Back to the bag in time

    The Academy, the No. 3 team in this week's class 3A CHSAA RPI computer poll, rallied late to beat Adams City 10-8 April 13 in Commerce City.

    The Wildcats scored six runs in the fifth and added two more in the sixth to get the win.

    Christian Johnson had three RBIs for the victors. Justin Andes had two hits and two RBIs. No stats were available for the Eagles.

  • Prep track: Individual title for ACHS' Barerra at Weld Central meet

    KEENESBURG – Adams City's Carlos Barrera won the 100-meter dash at the Weld Central Rebel Roundup April 8. He posted a time of 11.55 seconds. The senior also took third in the 200-meter dash, where his time was 23.67.

    Elsewhere, David Garcia wound up eighth in the 800-meter run, posting a time of 2:13.2.

    No one on the girls team finished in the top eight. The Eagles' best finish in an individual event came from Alexis Gonzales, who was ninth in the 100-meters in a time of 13.66.

  • Basketball tourney size to come before CHSAA

    AURORA – The Colorado High School Activities Association voted to make computer-driven data the basis for playoff participation for all team sports.

    But its desire for a 64-team bracket is coming under some fire.

  • Adams City announces rescheduled contests

    COMMERCE CITY -- Adams City rescheduled a pair of its snowed-out contests from this week's blizzard.

    The Eagles' tennis match at Hinkley High School is set for 4 p.m., April 20. Adams City's road baseball game vs. Fort Collins is set for 4 p.m., Monday, April 4.

  • Time for top EMAC hoops players to shine
  • Track season begins for Eagles in Pueblo



    Adams City's first track of the season took the Eagles to the Colorado State University-Pueblo Early Bird meet March 12. The top individual finisher was Carlos Barrera, who took fifth in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.04 seconds. The top girls finisher was Alexis Gonzales, who wound up 11th in the 200-meter dash. Her time was 29.05 seconds. No teams stats were available for the Eagles. ACHS heads for a meet at Weld Central High School Friday, March 18, weather permitting.