High School Sports

  • PVHS all-conference softball players

    Prairie View's Kaylen Gray and Jordan Wilson earned first-team, all-Eastern Metro Athletic Conference honors in softball this season. Kasey Smith was a second-team selection.
        The ThunderHawks won the 4A portion of the EMAC title and advanced to the district tournament.

  • PVHS finishes its first winning season

    The Prairie View ThunderHawks’ season is over. But the ‘Hawks went out soaring Friday night, defeating Golden 21-10 and finishing the season with the first winning record in the school’s history.

  • PVHS loses playoff hopes

    The Prairie View ThunderHawks are guaranteed only one more game. This Friday the ‘Hawks face off with Golden in the final game of the season. Game time is 7 p.m. in Henderson.

  • Prairie View falls in district tournament

    HENDERSON – Prairie View High had a promising start and a home field advantage Saturday for the district tournament but fell a game shy of moving on to regionals.
        The ThunderHawks advanced past the first two rounds of the district tournament by defeating Heritage and Pomona in pool play.  PVHS won every set against Heritage, scoring 25-14, 25-17 and 25-23.  Sophomore Ciera Borho led the team with 12 kills and 26 total attacks at the net.

  • Prairie View's volleyball season ends

        HENDERSON – Prairie View High had a promising start and a home field advantage Saturday for the district tournament but fell a game shy of moving on to regionals.

  • Late field goal sinks ThunderHawks

    LAKEWOOD – Prairie View football coach Rocky Schneider gave his team the weekend to think about Thursday’s one-point loss to Dakota Ridge.
        But he also told his team that beginning Monday, it was time to think about undefeated Wheat Ridge (8-0), which comes calling on the ThunderHawks at 7 p.m., Oct. 29.

  • City soccer rivalry goes to BHS

    Brighton's soccer team didn't get many chances against Prairie View Oct. 19. But the Bulldogs took advantage of what few chances that were available and beat rival Prairie View 2-0.


    Nathan Gutierrez scored both goals for BHS. Goalkeeper Tyler Dressler made five saves in recording the shutout.

    Prairie View took 18 shots but couldn't find the back of the net. Ian Stafford and Diego Guerrero uncorked four shots without any luck.

  • Volleyball rivalry goes to ThunderHawks

    Prairie View took the inside track to the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference title with a 25-13, 25-22, 24-25, 25-21 win against Brighton Oct. 13. The two teams entered the match as the last two undefeated teams in the conference.
        Ciera Borho had 22 kills for the ThunderHawks. Sara Walker added 10. Jordan Ennis and Lindsay Miller chipped in with six and four aces among her 14 service points. Borho, Ennis, Nisa Garcia and Miller got credit for the blocks at the net.

  • Basketball selection committee members needed

    The Colorado High School Activities Association has two openings for its selection committees for the upcoming 4A boys and girls basketball seasons.
        Committee members should have a background in high school basketball as a player, coach, adult spectator, administrator or basketball official in the past 10 years, a willingness to attend at least 20 regular-season games (with no reimbursement) and a willingness to work with representatives of 4A basketball leagues across the state.

  • Season ends for PVHS softball

    COLORADO SPRINGS -- Prairie View's offense never got started in either of its district tournament games Saturday at Four-Diamond Park in Colorado Springs. As a result, the ThunderHawks lost both games and ended its first class 5A softball season.

    Liberty, which earned one of the two available berths, beat the ThunderHawks 12-0 Saturday morning. Chaparral beat PVHS 23-3 in the tournament's second game Saturday afternoon. PVHS finished with a record of 12-8.

    More details in Tuesday's Commerce City Sentinel Express.