https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sports/rss.xml en ACHS' Aragon off to college .. and more basketball https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/achs-aragon-college-and-more-basketball <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_8315.jpg" alt="Jennessy Aragon of Adams City is one happy young lady. She signed a letter of intent May 8 to play basketball at Feather River College in Northern California." title="Jennessy Aragon of Adams City is one happy young lady. She signed a letter of intent May 8 to play basketball at Feather River College in Northern California." align="left" hspace="6" width="62" height="85" /><p> Adams City&#39;s Jennessy Aragon knows where her next educational and athletic stop is going to be.</p> <p dir="ltr"> <span id="docs-internal-guid-b75478dc-7fff-6279-bae9-71b2454f44b1">Aragon signed a letter of intent to play basketball and study architecture at Feather River College in Quincy, California. The community college is about three hours northeast of Sacramento.</span></p> <p dir="ltr"> <span id="docs-internal-guid-b75478dc-7fff-6279-bae9-71b2454f44b1">Aragon made it official May 8 at ACHS.</span></p> Take two and hit to right https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/take-two-and-hit-right <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_8008_-_edited.jpg" alt="Adams City’s Gerardo Caldera pokes the ball into the outfield as Gateway’s Allen Barren sets up to receive the pitch during an Eastern Metro Athletic Conference game May 4 in Commerce City. The Eagles routed the Olympians 21-1. ACHS took advantage of 14 walks and three fielding errors to win the game in three innings. Caldera wound up with three hits, including two doubles, and three RBIs. Ramiro Rios had three hits, including a double, and drove in five runs. Relief pitcher Joel Olivas struck out the side in his inning of work. " title="Adams City’s Gerardo Caldera pokes the ball into the outfield as Gateway’s Allen Barren sets up to receive the pitch during an Eastern Metro Athletic Conference game May 4 in Commerce City. The Eagles routed the Olympians 21-1. ACHS took advantage of 14 walks and three fielding errors to win the game in three innings. Caldera wound up with three hits, including two doubles, and three RBIs. Ramiro Rios had three hits, including a double, and drove in five runs. Relief pitcher Joel Olivas struck out the side in his inning of work. " align="left" hspace="6" width="141" height="85" /> Adams City scoreboard May 5 https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/adams-city-scoreboard-may-5 <p> <b>Girls golf</b></p> <p> Bryonna Mullaney was the Eagles&#39; medalist at the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference North Area Minor Tournament at Buffalo Run May 2. She finished with a 56-over par total of 128, which put her in 13th place.</p> <p> Pamela Osorio finished with a 151, and Stephanie Cantellano also finished with a 151. Both golfers finished 19th in the field.</p> <p> ACHS was fifth in the team standings.</p> <p> <strong>Girls tennis</strong></p> Heads! https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/heads <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_7573.jpg" alt="Adams City&#039;s Alejandra Hernandez sends this ball out of harm&#039;s way during an April 26 match against Aurora Central. The Trojans&#039; defender is Jackie Cruz Cervantes. Adams City&#039;s Genesis Suarez-Martinez also is in the picture. ACHS&#039; Amy Quinones scored her team&#039;s goals in the first half, which was enough to beat the Trojans 2-1. ACHS goalkeeper Suseth Zamora Gonzales faced 13 shots and made five saves." title="Adams City&#039;s Alejandra Hernandez sends this ball out of harm&#039;s way during an April 26 match against Aurora Central. The Trojans&#039; defender is Jackie Cruz Cervantes. Adams City&#039;s Genesis Suarez-Martinez also is in the picture. ACHS&#039; Amy Quinones scored her team&#039;s goals in the first half, which was enough to beat the Trojans 2-1. ACHS goalkeeper Suseth Zamora Gonzales faced 13 shots and made five saves." align="left" hspace="6" width="121" height="85" /> COLUMN: Hope hard-nosed journalists don’t see this https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/column-hope-hard-nosed-journalists-don%E2%80%99t-see <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/steve_smith_2011_1.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="77" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;This is the story of what may be a cardinal sin in journalism.</p> <p> The young man&rsquo;s name is Alex Predmore. His accounts of the lockdown at Brighton High School April 19 start on Page 8 of this week&rsquo;s paper.&nbsp;</p> <p> It took a tremendous amount of courage for a high-school senior to stand in front of St. Augustine Catholic Church and answer questions about what had to be one of the scariest days of his life.</p> <p> It was so bad he couldn&rsquo;t maintain what had been a remarkable amount of composure.</p> <p> He cried.&nbsp;</p> Tough day in the pool for ACHS swimmers https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/tough-day-pool-achs-swimmers <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/swimming_photo3.jpg" alt="Adams City’s Edgar Ludo swims hard during the boys 50-yard freestyle event against Brighton High School April 18 in Brighton. The Eagles brought just six swimmers to the meet, and it proved to make competition difficult, with the Eagles falling to Brighton 150-16 in total team score. " title="Adams City’s Edgar Ludo swims hard during the boys 50-yard freestyle event against Brighton High School April 18 in Brighton. The Eagles brought just six swimmers to the meet, and it proved to make competition difficult, with the Eagles falling to Brighton 150-16 in total team score. " align="left" hspace="6" width="117" height="85" /> Eagles get back to work after state basketball tourney appearance https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/eagles-get-back-work-after-state-basketball-tourney-appearance <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_2162.jpg" alt="ACHS&#039; Jennessy Aragon heads up the floor against Vista Peak&#039;s Seairra Hughes in a February game in Commerce City." title="ACHS&#039; Jennessy Aragon heads up the floor against Vista Peak&#039;s Seairra Hughes in a February game in Commerce City." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;In the world of high-school sports, there&rsquo;s no time to rest these days.</p> <p> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Not even for a team that made its first state tournament appearance since 2004.</p> Girls soccer: Northglenn blanks Adams City https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/girls-soccer-northglenn-blanks-adams-city <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_6423.jpg" alt="Adams City&#039;s Yoseline Hernandez-Flores, right, and Northglenn&#039;s Samantha Dominguez reyes fight for the loose ball during the teams&#039; game in Northglenn April 3. Northglenn scored three times in the first half -- two by Dominguez reyes -- and won 3-0. No stats were available for ACHS. The Eagles are 1-4 overall, 1-2 in the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference. ACHS hosts Prairie View at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 9." title="Adams City&#039;s Yoseline Hernandez-Flores, right, and Northglenn&#039;s Samantha Dominguez reyes fight for the loose ball during the teams&#039; game in Northglenn April 3. Northglenn scored three times in the first half -- two by Dominguez reyes -- and won 3-0. No stats were available for ACHS. The Eagles are 1-4 overall, 1-2 in the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference. ACHS hosts Prairie View at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 9." align="left" hspace="6" width="131" height="85" />