http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sports/rss.xml en Adams City's Barrera makes good on 2016 track goals http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/adams-citys-barrera-makes-good-2016-track-goals <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_barrera_041817.jpg" alt="Adams City&#039;s Carlos Barrera second from right, heads towards the finish line during the EMAC league championship boys 100-meter dash finals in 2016." title="Adams City&#039;s Carlos Barrera second from right, heads towards the finish line during the EMAC league championship boys 100-meter dash finals in 2016." align="left" hspace="6" width="79" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">Adams City&rsquo;s Carlos Barrera didn&rsquo;t make it to the finals of any running event in the 2015 track season.</span></p> <p class="p3"> Last year, he made it to two. This year, he&rsquo;s in line to earn a spot in the state 5A track-and-field meet. It starts May 18 at Jeffco Stadium in Lakewood.</p> <p class="p3"> Barrera sits in 20th place among class 5A 200-meter dash participants. His top time is 22.6 seconds. He&rsquo;s in 24th place for the class 5A 100-meter dash, where his top time is 11.33.</p> New week, new ACHS golf team on the links http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/new-week-new-achs-golf-team-links <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_4758.jpg" alt="Adams City&#039;s Dylynn Gonzales grimaces after her opening tee shot at the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference major tournament at Legacy Ridge Golf Course April 12." title="Adams City&#039;s Dylynn Gonzales grimaces after her opening tee shot at the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference major tournament at Legacy Ridge Golf Course April 12." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> <strong>WESTMINSTER &ndash;</strong> The two Adams City golfers who appeared in the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference north tournament last week did not make it to the first EMAC major of the year.</p> <p> Bryonna Mullaney, Angelica Gutierrez and Dylynn Gonzales made up the Eagles&#39; squad for the April 12 tourney at Legacy Ridge Golf Course in Westminster.</p> Track: Eagles capture pair of wins at Weld Central meet http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/track-eagles-capture-pair-wins-weld-central-meet <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_4552.jpg" alt="Larry Gallegos of Adams City clears one of the last hurdles in the 110-meter hurdles at the ninth annual Weld Central Rebel Roundup April 7. He finished 11th in a time of 20.69 seconds." title="Larry Gallegos of Adams City clears one of the last hurdles in the 110-meter hurdles at the ninth annual Weld Central Rebel Roundup April 7. He finished 11th in a time of 20.69 seconds." align="left" hspace="6" width="92" height="85" /><p> <strong>KEENESBURG &ndash;</strong> Adams City&#39;s Carlos Barrera took first place in the boys 100-meter dash at the ninth annual Weld Central Rebel Roundup April 7. He turned in a time of 11.33 seconds.</p> <p> Teammate Jacob Amador won the 200-meter dash. His time was 23 seconds flat.</p> Tee time for ACHS golfers http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/tee-time-achs-golfers <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_achsgolf_perez_041117.jpg" alt="Adams City&#039;s Jacelle Perez picks up her tee after her opening shot at the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference northern area tournament April 6 at Coyote Creek Golf Course in Fort Lupton." title="Adams City&#039;s Jacelle Perez picks up her tee after her opening shot at the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference northern area tournament April 6 at Coyote Creek Golf Course in Fort Lupton." align="left" hspace="6" width="84" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <b style="line-height: 20.4px;">FORT LUPTON &ndash;</b><span style="line-height: 20.4px;"> It&rsquo;s early in the season. But two things seem to be sure things for Adams City golf coach Kyle Lauchmen.</span></p> <p class="p3"> He&rsquo;s not sure how many players will show up for tournament play. Two &ndash; Zoey Sutherland and Jacelle Perez &ndash; played in the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference&rsquo;s north area schools tournament at Coyote Creek Golf Course April 6. This is Sutherland&rsquo;s first year at organized golf. It&rsquo;s the third year for Perez.</p> Basketball mercy rule up for CHSAA vote http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/basketball-mercy-rule-chsaa-vote <p class="p1"> <b style="line-height: 20.4px;">AURORA &ndash;</b><span style="line-height: 20.4px;"> Basketball may become the next high-school sport to adopt a mercy rule.&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="p3"> The Colorado High School Athletics and Activities&rsquo; decision-making group, its legislative council, is due to take up that issue &ndash; among others &ndash; at its spring meeting. It starts at 8:30 a.m., Thursday, April 20, at the Radisson Hotel Southeast, 3100 S. Vaughn Way.</p> World Cup qualifier comes to Commerce City http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/world-cup-qualifier-comes-commerce-city <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/images-1_0.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="85" height="85" /><p> <strong>CHICAGO &ndash;</strong> U.S. Soccer chose Dick&#39;s Sporting Goods Park to host a FIFA World Cup qualifier between the United States and Trinidad &amp; Tobago.</p> <p> The match begins at 5:50 p.m., June 8. It will be televised live on FS1 and Univision.</p> <p> The U.S. is in fourth place in the qualifying standings. Six teams are in the final round of World Cup qualifying. Come June 11, the men&#39;s national team will be in Mexico City for another qualifier against regional rival Mexico.</p> Eagles gain experience in overtime draw with Englewood http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/eagles-gain-experience-overtime-draw-englewood <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_achssoccer_032817.jpg" alt="Adams City’s Celeste Gijon fights for the ball against Englewood’s CiCi Lopez during Thursday’s game in Commerce City. The match ended in a 2-2 tie. " title="Adams City’s Celeste Gijon fights for the ball against Englewood’s CiCi Lopez during Thursday’s game in Commerce City. The match ended in a 2-2 tie. " align="left" hspace="6" width="67" height="85" /><p class="p1"> &nbsp;</p> <p class="p1"> &nbsp;</p> <p class="p1"> <b>Jonathan Maness</b></p> <p class="p2"> <b><i>Sports correspondent</i></b></p> <p class="p3"> &nbsp;The Adams City girls soccer team has gained some valuable experience after the first two games of the 2017 season.&nbsp;</p> <p class="p3"> The Eagles battled to back-to-back ties against Northglenn (1-1) and Englewood (2-2) to start the season in two highly competitive matches.&nbsp;</p> Adams City HS athletic schedule April 20 http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/adams-city-hs-athletic-schedule-april-20 <p> Here is today&#39;s sports schedule:</p> <p> <b>Baseball: </b>Adams City @ Aurora Central, ppd, wet grounds</p> <p> <strong>Tennis:</strong> Adams City @ Thornton tournament, ppd. cold/wet grounds</p>