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No. 1 Dakota Ridge football soars through the rain in win versus Standley Lake

LAKEWOOD — The newly tagged No. 1 football team in Class 4A didn’t have an issue with the new weight on its shoulders Oct. 22. Dakota Ridge — top-ranked 4A team in the rankings … more

Golden woman runs 278 miles over 56 hours to win unique race

A lot of trips to Tennessee revolve around visiting Graceland or the Grand Ole Opry. But last week Golden's Courtney Dauwalter went down to the Volunteer State with an entirely different kind of … more

Pomona’s defense stays perfect with second straight shutout win

LAKEWOOD — In a shortened prep football season with a 6-game regular season and eight teams qualifying for the postseason there is no room for error. “We just have to keep plowing ahead,” … more

Columbine rumbles past Arvada West in home opener

LAKEWOOD — Columbine junior Wes Jones is the Rebels’ latest multiple dimensional player. The junior had a rushing touchdown, receiving touchdown and interception on defense — not to mention … more

Chatfield survives scare against Wheat Ridge in 4A Jeffco opener

LAKEWOOD — One big offensive pass play and a defensive stop on the final play of the game Saturday afternoon allowed Chatfield to grab its first win of the season. “It came down to that last play … more

State semifinal heartbreak for Jeffco softball teams

AURORA — The strange and different softball season due to COVID-19 came to a close Saturday, Oct. 10, for Chatfield, Wheat Ridge and D’Evelyn. The three top teams in Class 5A and 4A Jeffco all … more

Late-game heroics give Green Mountain win over Northridge

LAKEWOOD — Prep football in Colorado is back. Thursday, Oct. 8, marked the opening day for Week 1 of the prep football season. Green Mountain — No. 7 in the Class 3A preseason … more

Green Mountain senior Graham Tuohy-Gaydos pulls off three-peat

ARVADA — Green Mountain senior Grahm Tuohy-Gaydos and Evergreen senior Sarah Allen have made the most of their opportunities so far this cross country season. Tuohy-Gaydos and Allen claimed the … more

D’Evelyn softball finishes regular season with 15-1 record

CONIFER — D’Evelyn softball closed out its regular season in style Sept. 30. The Jaguars — No. 2 seed for the in the Class 4A state tournament — jumped out to an early double-digit lead on … more

After season nearly postponed, local teams gearing up for fall football

“Helmets off, masks on” yelled Golden High School football coach Jared Yannacito as the team got set to begin their stretches at the start of their second practice of the season on Sept. 25. It's … more

D'Evelyn junior Avery Garbarek no-hits Bear Creek

DENVER — D’Evelyn softball needed some late-inning offensive heroics to grab its 13th victory on the season. The Jaguars — No. 3 in this week’s Class 4A softball rankings — … more

Chatfield softball captures first 5A Jeffco League since 2011

LITTLETON — Chatfield softball coach Jen Lazzeri won’t have to break out a calculator to figure out RPI points. The Chargers — No. 5 in the Class 5A softball rankings — locked up … more

Jeffco golfers wrap up league play at West Woods Golf Club

ARVADA — The final Jeffco League boys golf tournament of the season had a very different feel than normal Sept. 14 at West Woods Golf Club in Arvada. There was no final gathering of Class 5A and 4A … more

Wheat Ridge softball gets back on track in 4A Jeffco

WHEAT RIDGE — Wheat Ridge’s softball team didn’t have any time to dwell over its first loss of the season. Less than 24 hours after the Farmers — No. 2 in the Class 4A rankings … more

Lakewood softball grabs five wins at Dave Sanders Tournament

AURORA — Being a little unpredictable and a bit wild can be pretty effective for a softball pitcher. Lakewood junior Destiny Martinez was just that in the circle during the opening round of the … more

Green Mountain toppled by Evergreen in 4A Jeffco opener

LAKEWOOD — Only thing Evergreen sophomore Dillyn Collins might want to work on is her slide into home plate. “We don’t talk about that,” Collins said laughing about her awkward knee first … more

D’Evelyn sweeps Golden in boys tennis action

DENVER — D’Evelyn boys tennis team continued its dominance in Class 4A Jeffco League play Thursday afternoon. The Jaguars swept conference rival Golden 7-0 in the home league match for … more

Hopes for fall Colorado high school football season thwarted

Amid pressure to allow more fall sports, the Colorado High School Activities Association board of directors met Sept. 8 to discuss an adjustment of the previously approved 2020-21 sports calendar, … more

Conifer softball makes a statement with win over Arvada West

ARVADA — Conifer’s young softball team showed its maturity on Aug. 24. The Lobos jumped out to an early 5-0 lead on the road against a historic-rich Arvada West program. The Wildcats rallied, but … more

Chatfield freshmen impressive at D’Evelyn Dash

DENVER — The annual D’Evelyn Dash Cross Country Invite looks a lot different this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With new guidelines restricting the number of teams and runners allowed at … more
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