Today's Sports

  • State 5A wrestling brackets...

    AURORA – Here are Adams City's first-round pairings in the state 5A wrestling tournament. It starts at 7;15 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 16, at Pepsi Center.

    113: Noah Vigil (ACHS) vs. Aidan Quinn (Monarch)

    120: Blake Reichel (ACHS) vs. Angel Flores (Coronado)

    126: Nicholas Gonzales (ACHS) vs. Cory Fatzinger (Arvada West)

    138: Josh Deaguero (ACHS) vs. Dakota Key (Legacy)

    145: Marques Salazar (145) vs. David Bekkedahl (Poudre)

    152: Gavin Deaguero (ACHS) vs. Brian Hodes (Regis)

  • Wrestling: Adams City sends ten...

    AURORA – Adams City’s Noah Vigil had no complaints about his performance at the class 5A, Region 3 wrestling tournament at Cherokee Trail High School.

    Vigil needed about 6 ½ minutes of mat time to pin his three opponents, to win a regional championship at 113 pounds and to secure a spot in this week’s stat3 5A wrestling tournament at Pepsi Center.

  • Eagles place sixth @ EMAC swim...


    AURORA – Adams City's swimming team placed sixth in this year's Eastern
    Metro Athletic Conference meet at Gateway High School. The two-day meet
    concluded Feb. 4.

  • NCAA toys with earlier signing...

    AURORA – The NCAA may add a second, 72-hour signing period in mid-December for prospective college football players.

    J. Ryan Casey, who handles digital media for the Colorado High School Activities Association, said the existing signing dates in February would stay the same. An NCAA vote is due in April.

    Adams City football coach Jesse Johnson called the issue “quite intriguing.”

  • Wrestling: Eagles take second at...

    Adams City High School, ranked sixth in the most recent On the Mat Magazine poll in class 5A, finished second in this year's Eastern Metro Athletic Conference tournament on the Eagles' mats.

  • Eagles are moving on up in...

    AURORA – Adams City’s football team may be moving back to the class 5A ranks, starting with the 2018 season.

    The Eagles are ticketed to move up a notch according to the latest enrollment numbers from the Colorado High School Activities Association’s league organizing committee. 

  • CHSAA votes for three RPI tweaks

    AURORA – Three high-school sports have permission to change part of the system used to determine qualifiers for their state playoffs.

    The Colorado High School Activities Association’s legislative council voted to let football, boys soccer and baseball change emphasis on the various winning percentages that make up the so-called Ratings Performance Index during its winter meeting Jan. 26.

  • In a predicament

    Adams City's Nick Gonzales gives Monarch's Kyle Gambino no room to move during a 126-pound match in Commerce City Jan. 26. Gonzales pinned Gambino in 3:39.

    The Eagles went on to win 45-30. Besides Gonzales, the Eagles' on-mat winners were Noah Vigil (113), Blake Reichel (120), Jordan Griego (126), Gavin Deaguero (152), Niki Suazo (160), Christian Rowell and (170).

    Adams City visits the Les Mattox tournament at Lincoln High School Saturday, Jan. 28.

  • Girls basketball: Northglenn...
  • Wrestling: Gavin Deaguero...

    ARVADA – Adams City's Gavin Deaguero won the 152-pound championship at the Arvada West Invitational tournament Jan. 14.

    He pinned Pomona's Xavier Herrera in 3:14 of the title match.

    Elsewhere, the Eagles' Nicholas Gonzales was third at 126 pounds. Jack Armijo wound up third at 160 pounds. Josh Deaguero was fourth at 132 pounds.

    ACHS was fourth in the team standings.