Earl Boykins named Douglas County boys basketball coach
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Basketball playoffs reduce to 32 in 4A; wrestling to get more balance
Mesa Ridge's Tiffani Jackson celebrates with Gabby Purnell and the rest of her teamates after Jackson scored the game winning shot in the final seconds of the state 4A girls basketball championship game at the University of Colorado in Boulder on Thursday, March 13, 2014.
Adams 12 Five Star Schools introduce Unified Sports Program
Sasha Hernandez bounced the basketball halfway down the court and then hurried to catch up to it.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
CU basketball: Future Buff Dominique Collier earns All-American honor
Denver East guard Dominique Collier worked against Highlands Ranch defender Keith Coleman during a Class 5A playoff game this season.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Vail Daily News
Saints finally get postseason hardware
OK, Vail Christian boys basketball had spring break and mission trips, and it took until Monday to get together for its awards.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Shook putting anxiety past her to lead Grizzlies into future
There's one certainty for the 4A girls' basketball state champions: Mesa Ridge is Kylee Shook's team for the next two seasons.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Girls basketball: Broomfield's Kaiser, Holy Family's Chavez sisters take in The Show
It's no easy task to stand out on a court filled with 20 of Colorado's best girls basketball players, half of whom have already signed to play at the Division I level.
Boys' basketball 5A/4A coach of the year: Barry Clark, Air Academy
At times this season, all Barry Clark could do was sit back and watch his Air Academy boys' basketball team methodically roll over its opponents.
Patriot League All-Conference list
The Sterling boys' and girls' basketball teams held their respective banquets this week to celebrate another year of accomplishments and dish out letters - along with some ice cream - and awards.
Doherty fills football, wrestling vacancies with continuity in mind
Two new eras started Friday at Doherty with a similar theme: if it ain't broke, don't fix it.
Fort Morgan Times
Brush announces All-Conference and All-State basketball players
The Brush Beetdiggers hosted their winter sports banquet on Tuesday. Announced at the dinner were the All-Conference and All-State members of the 21013-14 girls' and boys' basketball teams.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
3A and Below Boys' Basketball Peak Performer of the Year: Sam Howard, CSCS
Sam Howard of Colorado Springs Christian Schools is The Gazette's small schools basketball Player of the Year.
Stewart steps down from Pine Creek boys' hoops
Pine Creek is hoping to elevate its boys' basketball program to the level of some of its other successful programs.
Girls' Basketball 5A/4A Peak Performer of the Year: Gabby Purnell, Mesa Ridge
Gabby Purnell of Mesa Ridge High School was selected as The Gazette's big school girls' basketball Player of the Year.
The Grand Junction Sentinel
Lack of rhythm hurts Fruita in loss to Montrose
Fruita Monument's Mackenzie King tries to dribble around Montrose's Stephanie Rowan, back, and Macy Gurule, 9, Thursday in Fruita's 2-1 loss.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
3A and Below Girls' Basketball Peak Performer of the Year: Shelby Patterson, Peyton
Shelby Patterson of Peyton High School was selected at The Gazette's small school girls' basketball Player of the Year.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Girls' soccer: Cheyenne Mountain's Gerdin nets 2nd OT winner in as many games
As each missed opportunity and minute went by, frustration and exhaustion began to wear on Class 4A state title contenders Cheyenne Mountain and Sand Creek on Tuesday night in the squads' Pikes Peak Athletic Conference season opener.
Berthoud's Kristina Cavey a blend of two skill sets
Mountain View's Emma Sterkel , Loveland's Tatum Rembao and Annika Anderson, Berthoud's Taylor Armitage, Kristina Cavey and Kendall Baker and Thompson Valley's Maddy Dickens and Lexy Schoonover make up the 2013-14 All-Area girls basketball team.
KKCO-TV Grand Junction
HS Basketball: 2013-14 All-State selections announced
CHSAA released their 2013-14 All-State selections for girls and boys basketball, and eight local athletes stood out during the season, in turn, making the cut.
LeeRoy Needens may have earned numerous awards during his coaching career, but one of his favorite things about coaching was "developing pride in his kids and teaching them life lessons through the game of basketball."