High School Sports

  • Waiting at Home




    Adams City’s Jasmine Flores heads home to celebrate with teammates after her two-run home run in the seventh inning of the Eagles’ 5-4 EMAC softball loss to the Rangeview Raiders Oct. 6 at Rangeview High School in Aurora.


  • Westminster spoils ACHS homecoming
  • PVHS rolls to lopsided win against Gators

    ARVADA — Prairie View’s 41-6 pasting of Standley Lake Friday afternoon at the North Area Athletic Complex starred the usual suspects for such a one-sided result.
        Jordan Vaden led the ThunderHawks offense with three touchdowns – two on the ground and one in the air. He ran for 136 yards on 22 carries and threw for 68 yards. Brandon Henrie led the defense with two interceptions, one of which set up a touchdown.

  • Brighton wins league softball title

    HENDERSON -- Brighton dispatched Prairie View 11-1 Tuesday afternoon and won the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference softball title in the process.


    BHS is 17-1 overall, 10-0 in the conference. Prairie View is 10-7, 8-2 in conference play.

    Paxton Duran had three hits and two RBIs for BHS. Kayla michel had three hits, including a triple. Natalie Sanchez had a pair of doubles. Pitcher Joslynn Lopez struck out nine in a six-inning complet game performance. No stats were available for PVHS late Tuesday night.

  • UPDATE: Big rally puts Strain in third at state 5A golf tournament

    GRAND JUNCTION -- Brighton's Kyle Strain tied for third place at this year's state 5A high school golf tournament at Bookcliff Country Club.


    He shot a 74-72 -- 146 and finished even with Fort Collins' Palmer Giro after the two-day tournament. Both were at 4-over par.

    Strain started Tuesday's round in a tie for 16th place. Heading into the back nine, Strain was 1-over par through nine holes and sitting in a three-way tie for 12th place.

  • Adams City wins soccer showdown with Gateway

    COMMERCE CITY – As the halfway mark of the season emerges for many soccer programs in the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference, only Adams City and Gateway were able to say they were undefeated in league play.        

    That was, of course, before the two met up in a match at Adams City.


  • ThunderHawks softball team on a roll

    The Prairie View softball team improved to 6-1 in league play last week after earning convincing wins against Rangeview and Adams City.

  • Bluedevils volleyball team knocks off Adams City




    The Fort Lupton girls volleyball team beat Adams City 25013, 25-15, 25-21 Thursday night. Candace Cook had nine kills and six aces. Leila Seiler had seven kills for Fort Lupton. No stats were available for the Eagles, who sport a 3-7 record this season. “We won by playing as a team,” FLHS coach Amy Shoemaker said. “We focused on the little things we were doing wrong on defense. Our setter was a lot more consistent."

  • Adams City scoreboard -- Dec. 14

    Girls basketball

    Overland trimmed Adams City 57-48 on the Tralblazers' floor Dec. 8. Deanna Hughes led Overland with 15 points. Divine Davis and Maia Jackson added 10. No stats were available for the Eagles.

    Legacy pitched a shutout in the first quarter and beat Adams City 73-14 on the Lightning's loor Dec. 10. LHS had 29 points in the first eight minutes.

    No stats were available for either team.

    Boys basketball

  • Three area golfers heading for state meet

    WESTMINSTER -- Three area golfers -- two from Brighton High School and one from Prairie View High School -- qualified for the state 5A golf tournament.

    Brighton's Kyle Strain shot a 75 in Monday's regional tournament at Legacy Ridge. Brock Pawlowski turned in an 84. PVHS' Austin Umland recorded an 83.

    The state meet is Oct. 3 and 4 at Bookcliff Golf Course in Grand Junction.