High School Sports

  • CHSAA OKs mercy rule for prep basketball

    AURORA – The Colorado High School Activities Association’s legislative council approved a mercy rule for all levels of prep basketball April 20 and didn’t approve a change in RPI balance for basketball teams.

  • Last EMAC major of the year for Adams City

    AURORA -- Zoey Sutherland, who didn't break a score of 60 for nine holes before this season, shot a 43-over par 114 to take team medalist honors for Adams City High School at the second Eastern Metro Athletic Conference major golf tournament. The April 25 event was at Fitzsimons Golf Course.

    Coach Kyle Lauchmen said her opening round of the spring season was a 65 over nine holes. Sutherland finished 29th.

    The Eagles' other golfer in the April 25 meet was Bryonna Mullaney, who finished 37th after her round of 123.

  • Area track and field rankings

    Here are the latest class 5A track-and-field rankings as of May 2. The top 18 qualify for the state meet, which starts May 18 at Jeffco Stadium.

    Boys 200-meter dash: 23. Carlos Barrera, 22.6 seconds, set at the Weld Central Early Season Invitational March 17. He's about 0.3 of a second away from qualifying.

  • New week, new ACHS golf team on the links

    WESTMINSTER – 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.

    Bryonna Mullaney, Angelica Gutierrez and Dylynn Gonzales made up the Eagles' squad for the April 12 tourney at Legacy Ridge Golf Course in Westminster.

  • Track: Eagles capture pair of wins at Weld Central meet

    KEENESBURG – Adams City'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.

    Teammate Jacob Amador won the 200-meter dash. His time was 23 seconds flat.

  • Tee time for ACHS golfers

    FORT LUPTON – It’s early in the season. But two things seem to be sure things for Adams City golf coach Kyle Lauchmen.

    He’s not sure how many players will show up for tournament play. Two – Zoey Sutherland and Jacelle Perez – played in the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference’s north area schools tournament at Coyote Creek Golf Course April 6. This is Sutherland’s first year at organized golf. It’s the third year for Perez.

  • Basketball mercy rule up for CHSAA vote

    AURORA – Basketball may become the next high-school sport to adopt a mercy rule. 

    The Colorado High School Athletics and Activities’ decision-making group, its legislative council, is due to take up that issue – among others – at its spring meeting. It starts at 8:30 a.m., Thursday, April 20, at the Radisson Hotel Southeast, 3100 S. Vaughn Way.

  • Eagles gain experience in overtime draw with Englewood



    Jonathan Maness

    Sports correspondent

     The Adams City girls soccer team has gained some valuable experience after the first two games of the 2017 season. 

    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. 

  • Track: Barrera captures 100-meter title at Weld Central meet

    KEENESBURG – Adams City's Carlos Barrera won the boys 100-meter race at the fourth annual Weld Central Early Season Invite March 17. He turned in a time of 11.37 seconds. He also finished second in the 200-meters with a time of 22.6.

    Elsewhere, Jacob Amador was seventh in the 200-meters, where his time was 24.02.

  • Boys of spring back to work