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Riverdale Ridge falls in opening round to Resurrection Christian

Despite the result not being in favor of coach Byron Gray and his second-year program at Riverdale Ridge against No. 1 seed Resurrection Christian March 6, the Ravens have nothing but excitement … more

Defense helps Holy Family in first round of playoffs

The Lady Tigers of Holy Family (19-6) have found their stride in the 4A state tournament. Relying on a relentless defensive attitude along with contributions from everyone, the No. 7 seed advanced to … more

Waufle comes up big again for Horizon in postseason opener

It was only five days prior to the Feb. 25 postseason opener for Horizon women’s basketball that senior Olivia Waufle hit the go-ahead basket against rival Legacy with less than five seconds … more

Mountain Range defeated in first-round, despite fast start

In his second year as Mountain Range basketball coach, Jordan Carter led his group to a winning season at 13-11 and playoff berth despite falling to Hinkley 60-40 in the opening round, Feb. 26. With … more

Holy Family holding out at State

As 11 North Metro teams found themselves in the state tournament for basketball this season, just the No. 7 seeded Holy Family ladies move on to the Sweet 16 after an opening-round bye and a 62-26 … more

Relentless second quarter lifts Horizon over rival Legacy

Feb. 20 at Legacy High School, the crowds for both Horizon and the Lightning showed up strong in an electric atmosphere. Heading to the second quarter tied at 12, Horizon clamped down defensively and … more

Legacy takes road contest against Dakota Ridge

Going to halftime Feb. 17 at Dakota Ridge High School, it was both Legacy and the Lady Eagles’ game to win - tied at 27. But what decided this affair turned out to be that one team had senior Halle … more

Brighton pulls away from Thornton on Senior Night

As five seniors in Alfonso Salias, JR William, David Hayes, Adrian Takahashi, and Lyndon Pacheco were celebrated Feb. 19 at Thornton High School, third-quarter magic from the visiting Brighton … more

Thornton womens basketball outlasts rival Northglenn

To wrap up the regular season Feb. 21, the Northglenn gymnasium was packed-out for the matchup between cross-town rival Thornton. Despite both teams not playing their cleanest games of the season, … more

Mustangs struggle against Fort Collins

It has been a rough stretch as of late for Mountain Range basketball. After starting the season 11-4, the Mustangs now have dropped their last five contests — all of in conference play. Feb. 11 … more

Windsor handcuffs Holy Family to claim conference victory

Feb. 13 at home against Windsor, the Tigers never captured a lead against a deep, talented Wizards group that moved on to claim a 58-35 win — their 11th in 15 conference contests. Scoring their … more

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
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