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Sierra High School senior wins national poetry award  Colorado Springs Gazette

Imani Lige-Crenshaw, a senior at Sierra High School in Harrison School District 2 and co-editor of the high school newspaper, The Sentinel, has won “The ...



Classroom Champion: D'Nae Wilson, Sierra High School  KKTV 11 News

This week's Classroom Champion is a basketball player at Sierra High School who is on pace to graduate early from college and one day hopes to become a ...



CLASSROOM CHAMPION: Dailen Terry, Sierra High School  KKTV 11 News

This week's Classroom Champion is a basketball player that hopes to be his class valedictorian someday.



Police: Student assaults Sierra High School teacher  KKTV 11 News

An 18-year-old Sierra High School student was arrested Wednesday for reportedly assaulting a teacher.



Colorado Springs student suspected of attacking Sierra High School teacher  Colorado Springs Gazette

A Colorado Springs student was arrested after police say she attacked her teacher Thursday morning. Angelina Chavez, an 18-year-old Sierra High School ...



Another Colorado Springs high school forfeits football game  Colorado Springs Gazette

Sierra High School athletic director Robert Bentley announced Tuesday that the school's football team will forfeit Friday's season finale against Cañon City, ...



Sierra senior Atsamaz Pliev makes program history as first-ever medal winner at state wrestling  Colorado Springs Gazette

When Atsamaz Pliev moved to the United States from just outside Russia four years ago, he couldn't speak English, much less know anything about scholastic ...



Rivalry renewed: Sierra Stallions take on undefeated Harrison Panthers on their home turf Friday  Colorado Springs Gazette

The Sierra Stallions and Harrison Panthers will face off on the gridiron for four quarters of high school football Friday night, with the Panthers riding an ...



GAME OF THE WEEK | Former Stallion hopes to lead Sierra football to first 3-0 start since 2014  Colorado Springs Gazette

Since first-year coach Draye Ersery attended Sierra High School, the Stallion football team has been in a slump with just three winning seasons in 13 years.



Sierra girls' basketball uses last year's unfinished business as motivation  Colorado Springs Gazette

The Sierra girls' basketball team has some unfinished business.



VIDEO: Classroom Champion - Sergio Alvarado, Harrison High School  KKTV 11 News

This week's Classroom Champion is a Harrison High School football player that will be receiving his Associated Degree from Pikes Peak Community College ...



Regional wrestling: Pine Creek claims 5A Region 3 team title  Colorado Springs Gazette

WRESTLING. Pine Creek claims Class 5A Region 3 team title. Two Eagles won regional titles Saturday while the team qualified a total of six wrestlers for the ...



School makes changes after massive brawl  KKTV 11 News

Harrison school district two is making changes after an argument escalated into multiple fights at Sierra High School last week. The district said it wants to help ...



21 Sierra High School students charged after Oct. 28 fights  KRDO

Colorado Springs police have served 21 Sierra High School students with misdemeanor charges for their involvement in several fights last week.



Sierra loses starting QB but survives Liberty's rally in season opener  Colorado Springs Gazette

It wasn't pretty but Sierra's football team will gladly take this win.



21 detained after large fight at Sierra High School  KRDO

21 detained after large fight at Sierra High School.



Lewis-Palmer, hungry for state title, rolls to breezy basketball win over Sierra  Colorado Springs Gazette

Lewis-Palmer players know all about coming close to ruling Colorado. For the past two seasons, the Rangers traveled to the 4A state basketball championship ...



Former Sierra High basketball star allegedly shot teen at Colorado Springs house party  Colorado Springs Gazette

A witness said a former Sierra High School basketball standout shot another teenager during a house party over the weekend in southeast Colorado Springs, ...



Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame: Sierra's Aaron Smith rose from the city's south side to NFL glory  Colorado Springs Gazette

Aaron Smith has never been on top of Pikes Peak. And, despite being a second generation born-and-raised Colorado Springs native, he's never been on skis.



Gazette Preps 2018 3A-1A Football All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

CLASS 3A-1A. FIRST TEAM. OFFENSE. Quarterback. Ty Evans, sr., Palmer Ridge — Evans concluded his high school run with a second straight state title and ...



CLASSROOM CHAMPION: Grant Leap, Cheyenne Mountain High School  KKTV 11 News

This week's Classroom Champion is Grant Leap from Cheyenne Mountain High School.



Peak Performer of the Week: Nathan Johns, The Classical Academy  Colorado Springs Gazette

It's difficult to rattle The Classical Academy wrestler Nathan Johns.



Graduation schedule for Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region  Colorado Springs Gazette

It's celebration time for thousands of high school and college students in Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. Here's a schedule of 2018 ...



Report ranks Colorado in top 10 states of concern for school related violent threats  KRDO

Colorado is listed as one of the top 10 states for school violence and threats according to a report by Educators School Safety Network.



Gazette Preps 2018 football preview capsules  Colorado Springs Gazette

A team-by-team look at the 2018 prep football season.



Scouting state basketball playoffs: 11 area teams head to the round of 16  Colorado Springs Gazette

CLASS 5A BOYS. No. 19 Fountain-Fort Carson Trojans. Game data: Fountain-Fort Carson (18-7) at No. 3 Rangeview (22-2) … 7 p.m., Wednesday. The winner ...



Gazette Preps 2018-19 wrestling preview capsules  Colorado Springs Gazette

Class 5A. Palmer. Coach: Randy Teschner (34 years coaching). Returning state qualifiers: None. Key returning wrestlers: Nic Alvarez, sr., 138; Skylar ...



From the Sidelines: Woodland Park football waiting for its day in the sun  Colorado Springs Gazette

I remember the first time I interviewed Joe Roskam, the grizzled football coach of the Woodland Park Panthers. It was 14 years ago —2004 to be exact —shortly ...



2018 graduation schedule for Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak region high schools, colleges  Colorado Springs Gazette

It's celebration time for thousands of high school and college students in Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. Here's a schedule of 2018 ...



Gazette Preps 2018 girls' volleyball preview capsules  Colorado Springs Gazette

A team-by-team look at the 2018 preps volleyball season.



Thursday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer's Jason Shuger tosses no-hitter in season opener  Colorado Springs Gazette

BASEBALL. Lewis-Palmer 5, Ponderosa 0. At Lewis-Palmer: Jason Shuger started his senior season with a bang -- throwing a seven-inning no-hitter and ...



Colorado Springs schools receive threats in wake of Florida shooting  KRDO

Local high schools have received threats this week in the wake of the Florida high school shooting.



Friday's prep football roundup: Pine Creek falls to Valor Christian in battle of the unbeatens  Colorado Springs Gazette

Valor Christian 28, Pine Creek 7. At Valor Christian: 5A No. 2 Valor took an early 7-0 lead but it didn't last long as 4A Pine Creek quickly answered when Max ...



Thursday’s prep roundup: Area tennis players qualify for state tourneys  Colorado Springs Gazette

BOYS' TENNIS. 4A Region 6. At Cheyenne Mountain: Cheyenne Mountain won region titles in all seven spots, piling up 84 points and convincingly winning the ...



Changes made at Colorado Springs high school after fight  KRDO

The superintendent of Harrison District 2 announced changes in security after fights broke out at Sierra High School.



High school basketball: All-time great boys players from Colorado Springs  Colorado Springs Gazette

In 2012 a panel of Colorado-Springs area experts helped The Gazette pick the greatest boys' basketball players of all-time. Gazette Preps is excited to unveil a ...



While safety measures have increased at two high schools, parents remain concerned  Colorado Springs Gazette

Safety measures have been stepped up at two local high schools following two recent reports of guns near and on the campus of one and a large-scale fight that ...



Local election forums announced  Colorado Springs Independent

Voters can hear candidates vying for three at-large City Council seats and the mayor's post in the April 2 election at these upcoming forums: Feb....



City election ballots hit mailboxes  Colorado Springs Independent

More than 262000 ballots for the April 2 city election were mailed on March 8. Ballots were mailed to registered active voters who live in...



Saturday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer volleyball wins in straight sets to claim own tournament title  Colorado Springs Gazette

VOLLEYBALL. Lewis-Palmer Invitational Tournament. At Lewis-Palmer: The Rangers ruled their own tournament on Saturday, beating Greeley West, Montrose, ...



Chicken and waffles find a home in Colorado Springs — with a side of love  Colorado Springs Gazette

At Al's Chicken and Waffles in Colorado Springs, the secret is no secret at all. It is proclaimed by the words above the kitchen doorway: “The secret ingredient is ...



UPDATE: Suspect who prompted Goodwill lockdown in custody  KKTV 11 News

A man customers said was threatening to shoot outside a southeast Springs Goodwill has been taken into custody.



Tuesday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer earns dominant bounce-back baseball win; Air Academy lacrosse dominates  Colorado Springs Gazette

At Lewis-Palmer: Evan Walsh hit a solo home-run and Brandon Reynolds hit 4 for 4 with three RBIs as the Rangers cruised to a 4A/5A PPAC-opening win over ...



All-time area high school basketball team: It's time to honor the girls  Colorado Springs Gazette

In 2012, Lewis-Palmer's Josh Scott and Sierra's Wesley Gordon, both University of Colorado commits, embarked as the state's top players on a collision course ...



Gazette Preps 2018 Girls' Track & Field All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

FIRST TEAM 100M dash: Olivia Whitaker, sr., Air Academy – Whitaker ran a season-best of 12.22 at the PPAC Championships, and a month later claimed ...



Questionnaires and forums keep city election candidates busy  Colorado Springs Independent

Questions, questions, questions. Candidates competing for three at-large seats on the Colorado Springs City Council and for mayor in the April 2 city election ...



Classroom Champion: Ashton Rogers, Coronado High School  KKTV 11 News

Ashton Rogers of Coronado High School is this week's 'Classroom Champion.' Click the video to watch her story.



Air Force's 1998 football team to join Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame class  Colorado Springs Gazette

The 1998 Air Force football team will enter the Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame on Tuesday, celebrating a time for *service* academy sports that feels ever ...



Firefighters endorse challenger John Pitchford in mayor's race  Colorado Springs Independent

The Colorado Springs Professional Firefighters has endorsed challenger John Pitchford for mayor, a dramatic move in an election in which Mayor John Suthers ...



Gazette Preps 2018 Boys' Track & Field All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

FIRST TEAM 100M dash: Deondre Ritter, Fountain-Fort Carson, Sr. – The senior ran a 10.71-second race at state to finish .01 off a Class 5A gold medal in the ...



Classroom Champion: Chase McCleary, Cheyenne Mountain High School  KKTV 11 News

For this week's 'Classroom Champion,' we introduce you to a Cheyenne Mountain High School senior who stays busy on the baseball field but always finds time ...



Sierra, Lewis-Palmer boys' basketball programs renew playoff rivalry  Colorado Springs Gazette

Russ McKinstry is 160 miles away and nearly four years removed from his days as boys' basketball coach at Lewis-Palmer. But when asked about the nine ...



Rocky Mountain Women's Film Festival a hot ticket in Colorado Springs  Colorado Springs Gazette

The Rocky Mountain Women's Film Festival will bring 42 movies to Colorado Springs from Nov. 9 to 11. It's a 31-year tradition that supports women filmmakers.



Harrison School District 2 superintendent Andre Spencer tenders immediate resignation  Colorado Springs Gazette

Following an eight-minute, closed-door executive session during a special board meeting Monday, Harrison School District 2's Board of Education unanimously ...



Gazette Preps 2017-18 5A-4A Girls' Basketball All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

FIRST TEAM G: Chloe Welch, sr., Mesa Ridge - Welch concluded her impressive high school career by leading her team to the Class 4A state semifinals and ...



Colorado Springs Metro Wrestling Championships to flaunt top-ranked athletes, returning talent  Colorado Springs Gazette

If you're a fan of high school wrestling, you're going to want to be at Doherty High School this weekend. The 18th-annual Colorado Springs Metro Wrestling ...



Gazette Preps 2017-18 Wrestling All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

FIRST TEAM 106: Jett Strickenberger, Discovery Canyon, fr.: He started off his high school career on a high note, finishing the Class 4A state tournament in third ...



Gazette Preps 2017-18 Class 5A-4A Boys' Basketball All-Stars  Colorado Springs Gazette

FIRST TEAM G: Noah Martinez, sr., Falcon - Martinez ran the show for a Falcon team that went 20-6 and earned the No. 4 seed at state, the program's best.



High school boys' track and field capsules  Colorado Springs Gazette

5A Coronado Coach: Jeremy Kane (13th season) Key players: Charles Broomfield, jr., thrower; Jaydon Lewis, sr., jumper; Carver Engstrom, sr., pole vaulter; ...



LIST: 2017 graduation calendar for high schools, colleges around Colorado Springs  Colorado Springs Gazette

It will soon be celebration time for thousands of high school and college students around Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. The graduation season ...



List: 2016 graduation ceremonies in the Colorado Springs area  Colorado Springs Gazette

PIKES PEAK-AREA GRADUATIONS It's celebration time for thousands of high school and college students in the Pikes Peak region. Here's a schedule of ...



The Classical Academy starts strong versus Sierra  Colorado Springs Gazette

The Classical Academy football team opened the 2016 season with a lopsided win over Sierra High School. Things went much the same in the Titans' 43-6 ...



Florence High School volleyball opens season Thursday at home against Sierra High School  Canon City Daily Record

With the first game of the season Thursday for the Florence High School volleyball team, coach Dawn Franklin has one major goal for the 2016 season ...



Greeley's Open Box Art Festival to showcase emerging Colorado talent  Greeley Tribune

University of Northern Colorado junior Nathan Martinez had a mission when he organized Saturday's Open Box Art Festival. “We're from Colorado, which is also ...



Klee: Former Ivy League coach Dunn has many stories to tell Stallions  Colorado Springs Gazette

They know they are fortunate. They know his history, that he once coached Chauncey Billups at CU, that he has coached from Air Force to the Ivy League, that ...



Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge beats Air Academy girls' tennis as Kadets fall from undefeated start  Colorado Springs Gazette

After storming out to an 8-0 start to the year, the Air Academy girls' tennis team has hit a few speed bumps. After suffering their first loss of the season.



All-conference teams for 2016-17 winter seasons  Colorado Springs Gazette

Here are the all-conference selections for 2016-17 winter seasons. BASKETBALL high school boys' Class 5a csml all-league First Team Brevin Brimble ...



Colorado Springs-area students benefit from Daniels Fund  Colorado Springs Gazette

Imagine being able to attend any American college or university for undergraduate studies free. That's the reality for 16 hard-working, community-minded high ...



David Ramsey: Sierra's Dante Thomas stuns everyone - including himself - to win 3A 100 sprint  Colorado Springs Gazette

LAKEWOOD – As Sierra's Dante Thomas flashed across the finish line, a look of astonished joy splashed across his face. He clapped his hands. He wept.



School house rocked | Cover Story | Colorado Springs  Colorado Springs Independent

It's May 4, and the Harrison District 2 Board of Education is having a special work session. First on the agenda is listening to comments from teachers being ...



Man, 19, found fatally shot in vehicle near Memorial Hospital Central identified  Colorado Springs Gazette

A man found dead early Monday in a vehicle in Memorial Hospital Central's valet parking area was shot about a mile and a half away, Colorado Springs police ...



Olympic legend Bob Beamon and the long jump that shocked the world | David Ramsey  Colorado Springs Gazette

Bob Beamon raised his fist, too. On Oct. 18, 1968, when he astonished the world and himself by defying gravity to long jump 29 feet, 2½ inches, win gold and ...



Paul Mileto leaves Mesa Ridge to coach Fountain-Fort Carson basketball  Colorado Springs Gazette

Just a few months after leading the Mesa Ridge boys' basketball team to an 18-7 record and the round of 16 in the 4A state tournament coach Paul Mileto has.



Fatal Shootings Stemmed From Stolen iPod; Victims Identified  KKTV 11 News

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office have identified the two teenagers shot and killed in a park east of Colorado Springs Thursday.



Mother, daughter killed in Texas balloon crash were Colorado Springs natives  KKTV 11 News

Family members tell 11 News that Lorilee Brabson and her daughter Paige both attended Harrison High School in Colorado Springs. Paige got her mom the ...



Commencement profile: Undocumented student perseveres to earn degree  Communique

Editor's Note: This is the fifth in a series of profiles of students who are graduating this semester. If you ask Nayda Benitez about who she is and what motivates ...



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Colorado Springs programs target labor shortages, skills gaps  Colorado Springs Gazette

That "help wanted" sign seems to be going increasingly unanswered in a number of fields. Low unemployment rates nationally and statewide are good news for ...



Rough ending: Roosevelt High School girls fall to Sierra in 4A state basketball playoffs  ReporterHerald.com

BROOMFIELD -- With 44 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter, Roosevelt High School girls basketball coach Randy Longoria called a time out. It wasn't the ...



Cañon City High School Tigers vollyeball team dominates in season opener  Canon City Daily Record

The Cañon City High School volleyball team started the season with a bang Thursday night, dominating the Falcon High School Falcons three sets to none in ...



Jury Finds Vasquez Guilty Of Two Counts of Second Degree Murder  KKTV 11 News

A Colorado Springs man has been found guilty of gunning down two teens with an assault rifle, reportedly stemming from a fight over an iPod.



2016 Colorado Springs homicides: Some families still waiting for answers  Colorado Springs Gazette

Gary Thomas-Harris Jr. had passed on a full ride scholarship to play soccer in South Carolina and instead was pursuing semi-pro status with the San Antonio ...



D-11 names new Doherty principal, reopens search for Coronado top job  Colorado Springs Gazette

Colorado Springs School District 11's board of education named a principal Wednesday night for Doherty High School but wasn't given the opportunity to ...



Autopsy inconclusive for CSU ROTC student from Colorado Springs; scholarship set up in her honor  Colorado Springs Gazette

How and why a Colorado Springs student died days short of her 19th birthday in her Colorado State University dorm room in February could not be determined, ...



Assistant principals, John Girodat and Gayle Hinrichs, take posts  Canon City Daily Record

There are two brand new Tigers to help lead the charge at Cañon City High School. The school's two new assistant principals come from opposite ends of the ...



Find your Colorado school's 2016 PARCC English and math results  Chalkbeat Colorado

The green bars represent the number of students who scored at or above the state's benchmark for college or career readiness.



Are Joe Kenda's cases real? Lawsuit reveals Homicide Hunter secrets  Starcasm.net

A recent defamation lawsuit against Lt. Joe Kenda offered a glimpse at how Homicide Hunter really works. Are Joe Kenda's cases real? Read on to find out...



AFA's Cooks convicted in sexual assault case, booted from military  Colorado Springs Gazette

An Air Force Academy cadet has been convicted by a court martial panel on a sexual assault charge and kicked out of the military. Air Force Academy cadet ...



AROUND TOWN: Boys & Girls Club celebrates 125 years by honoring Youth of the Year  Colorado Springs Gazette

The Boys & Girls Club of the Pikes Peak Region is celebrating more than 125 years of providing a safe haven and a place for learning and development for the.



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



2015 Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame Class of Inductees Announced  KKTV 11 News

The Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2015 features a talented lineup of five individuals and two teams and the ceremony will include the annual ...



Company at center of hot air balloon crash suspends operations  CBS News

Authorities say the balloon, which was operated by Heart of Texas Hot Air Balloon Rides, hit high-tension power lines before crashing into a pasture.



Top 500 Girls Outdoor 100m Returners: Sha'Carri Richardson Is In Front To Start 2018  MileSplit

It could anyone\'s race to win in 2018 as a balanced crop of national-level girls sprinters return in 2018.



Gazette exclusive: Military academies, including AFA, face criticism for using prep schools to fill athletic teams  Colorado Springs Gazette

The Air Force Academy is among the most exclusive colleges in America, with nine applicants turned down for every one accepted - making it the 15th-toughest ...



A BROKEN CODE | Sports Coverage  Colorado Springs Gazette

U.S. Air Force Academy cadet athletes flouted the sacred honor code by committing sexual assaults, taking drugs, cheating and engaging in other misconduct at ...



Boyle lands 6-foot-5 shooting guard  Colorado Daily

Alec Burks may very well have played his final game at the Coors Events Center on Tuesday night. Colorado's talented 6-foot-6 shooting guard -- who scored 25 ...



Women's basketball: CU Buffs' Chucky Jeffery closing out storied career  The Daily Camera

Chucky Jeffery looks at the waiter. "Can I have the ..." "Teriyaki chicken, no vegetables," the waiter said, smiling as he finishes the sentence.



Rizzo makes smooth transition to TV  Denver Post

In 1997, Alanna Rizzo planned to embark on what promised to be a productive career in the world of big-time commerce. Rizzo had received a bachelor's ...



Nation's Top 50 Boys Outdoor Returnees By Event: Spring Season Is Already Here (For Some)!  MileSplit

Tyrese Cooper (now competing at Miami Norland High School) has the nation's fastest returning times in both the 200 (20.46) and 400 (45.26), while has the ...



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Girls 100m Dash  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor girls returnees in the 100 meter dash among wind legal F.A.T. times.



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