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Erie with the edge over Holy Family in girls basketball league action

Holy Family point guard Dylan Sanders, left, attempts a shot in the lane against Erie defenders Ava Welty, center, and Anna Hefner (53), during second half action Feb. 4 at Holy Family High School in … more

Hot start in second half lifts Horizon to conference win

Trailing at halftime 32-21 against Monarch (9-8, 3-4 in conference) Jan. 31, Horizon basketball couldn’t find any offensive flow against the lengthy, athletic defensive unit of the visiting … more

Lady Trojans execute late to steal road win

Jan. 27 against conference opponent Prairie View, it wasn’t all smooth sailing for Thornton ladies basketball — who had won five of their last six contests. Leading once at 4-2, the Lady Trojans … more

Westy extends lead late, defeats rival Thornton

Jan. 30 at home, Westminster basketball clinched their first conference win of the season over cross-town foe, Thornton. Behind excellent offensive spacing under new coach Wolves’ coach Nick … more

Westminster ladies basketball too much for Pomona

It’s been a fun year for Westminster ladies basketball under coach Jeff Dennis, especially at home. Improving to 6-2 in the friendly confines of their home court Jan. 28, the Lady Wolves pounded … more

Mountain Range outlasts Legacy in an offensive struggle

In a rivalry game Jan. 22, both Mountain Range and Legacy brought intensity into their highly-anticipated conference matchup. As the Lady Lightning looked to stay unbeaten in conference play, the … more

Mountain Range buckles down to claim third conference win

Winners of four of their last five contests, Mountain Range basketball -despite a late scare from visiting Greeley West (4-10, 0-4 in conference) - came up large when they needed to win their 10th … more

Horizon dominates Loveland in second conference victory

It took Horizon ladies basketball just three seconds into the affair to take the lead Jan. 24 against conference foe Loveland (8-6, 1-4 in conference). Sophomore Audra Vine’s layup at the game’s … more

Northglenn defense shuts down Adams City late

The Lady Norse of Northglenn (3-12, 1-3 in conference) looked to snap their seven-game losing streak Jan. 22 at home against conference foe Adams City (7-8, 0-3 in conference). Despite falling behind … more

Tough loss in Boulder

The Horizon Hawks traveled to Fairview High School Jan. 14 but they could stop the Boulder team and dropped the game j59-52. The loss put Fairview atop the Front Range League, with a 9-3  record … more

Broomfield steals victory from Lady Hawks in conference opener

Jan. 10 in their conference opener, Horizon ladies basketball brought everything they had to walk out of the gymnasium with a win. However, late magic from Broomfield and junior interior presence … more

Horizon bench lifts Hawks past Heritage

In their first contest since Dec. 21, Horizon hosted Heritage (5-3) Jan. 7. Despite a slim lead going to the second quarter, a dominant push from the reserves of the Hawks helped provide the home … more

Dominant second-half moves Lady Trojans to 7-1

It has been quite the start to the season for the Thornton ladies basketball program as coach Khari Wallace has his team trending in the right direction at 7-1. Despite a slow start Jan. 6 against … more

Defense guides Holy Family basketball past Roosevelt

After allowing 77 points the night prior to Erie, Holy Family basketball (5-4, 2-2 in conference) buckled down Jan. 9 against Roosevelt (3-5, 0-2 in conference) to claim their second conference … more

Dominant second quarter not enough for Westy against Skyview

Dec. 17, on the road at the 6th Annual Skyview Winter Classic, the Westminster ladies basketball team couldn’t overcome a second-half surge of the hosts, Skyview (6-1), in the 55-48 defeat. The … more

Quick starting Thornton falls to steady Kennedy

Coming off two wins in a row heading into the Dec. 18 matchup against Kennedy (3-5), Thornton basketball couldn’t preserve their 14-4 first-quarter lead as the Commanders came back to steal a home … more

Northglenn women fight on despite defeat to Vista Peak

Dec. 11 at home, the 83-24 score in favor of Vista Peak didn’t display the effort and fight present of the Lady Norse. Out-sized by a dramatic margin, Northglenn — coached by Charles Arellano — … more

Mountain Range basketball suffers first defeat

In the first four games of the 2019-2020 season, Mountain Range cruised to a 4-0 start, outscoring their opponents by a 273-188 margin. Dec. 10, in their home opener — in front of a ruckus crowd … more

Holy Family offense can’t find rhythm in season opener

The new season didn’t begin the way coach Peter Villecco and his team anticipated Dec. 5 in the D’Evelyn/Golden Preview Classic. Taking on D’Evelyn in the opening round, Holy Family could never … more

Dominant fourth quarter leads Lady Hawks to 1-0 start

Last season, Horizon women’s basketball — led by eight seniors — made their way to the Great 8 of the 5A division with a 21-5 record. Starting the new season, coach Dan Doehler knows his team … more
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