High School Sports

  • Teacher walkout: Districts to decide on canceling activities

     The Colorado High School Athletics and Activities Association said it's up to school districts to decide  what happens to co-curricular events April 26 and 27.

    Those are the days set aside for teacher protests at the state Capitol for more funding and higher salaries. Brighton School District 27J and the St. Vrain School District in Longmont are among the districts that will close either or both days for the demonstration.

  • Fort Lupton baseball takes less than perfect rout

    ENGLEWOOD -- Fort Lupton baseball is now 9-4 on the season with a 16-4 rout over Englewood Wednesday, April 18. The game wasn’t pretty, though, with many blown Bluedevils' opportunities throughout.

  • Girls soccer: Fort Lupton picks up second win of the season



    Emilie Potvin scored twice for Fort Lupton as the Bluedevils turned back Arvada 5-2 in a Colorado 7 League match in Fort Lupton April 19. It was FLHS' second win of the season and first in the conference schedule.

  • Six Warriors take the college plunge

    FREDERICK – The six Frederick High School athletes who signed college letters of intent April 11 are going near and far to play football, softball, soccer and to be a cheerleader.

    Five of the six are heading for community colleges or NCAA Division II programs. One is heading for an NCAA Division I school.

  • Re-8 considers change to its eligibility policy

    The Weld Re-8 school board has been looking into changing the eligibility policies for athletes and others in extracurricular activities, which could include more funding for interventions.

  • Frederick HS athletic schedule April 14

    Here is today's sports schedule, weather permitting .. 

    Baseball: Erie @ Frederick, 11 a.m.

    Track/field: Frederick @ Centaurus Invitational, 7:30 a.m.

  • Five Warriors move on to world of college athletics

    FREDERICK – Five more Frederick High School athletes are moving on to the world of college athletics. Their letter-signing ceremony was April 11 at the school.

    Jacob Cole chose Chadron (Neb.) State for football. Makenna Goodard picked Colby (Kan.) Community College to play softball. Casey Elnicki signed with Western State Univerity in Gunnison to play soccer. Erin Baum chose Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville, Iowa.

  • Track/field: Two, top-five individual finishes for Fort Lupton

    BRIGHTON – Fort Lupton turned in a pair of top-five finishes at the Prairie View Twilight meet April 3.

    Antonio Marquez, a sophomore, was third in the 3,200-meter run. His time was 11:06.4. He's in 20th place among class 3A, 3,200-meter runners. The top 18 qualify for state next month.

    Humberto Guerrero continued his strong start to the spring track season. He took fourth in the 1,600-meter run, posting a time of 4:58.78. The junior is in 26th place among the 3A 1,600-meter runners this season. 

  • Segovia, Flickinger take wild win in stride

    Fort Lupton’s Andy Segovia was one happy young man after his team out slugged Aurora Central 20-12 in non-conference baseball action March 23.

    The day before, Segovia threw 100 or so pitches in a 12-0 loss at Standley Lake. He didn’t get a hit in either of his trips to the plate. 

    His coach, Stephen Flickinger, was thinking of using Segovia as a courtesy runner against the Trojans. Instead, Segovia drove in six runs on the strength of five hits. He also scored four times.

  • Tarnowski takes ‘great experience’ a step farther at all-star game

    GREELEY – If Frederick High School basketball player Mylie Tarnowski could have written a script to end her prep career, it might well have included a strong performance in an all-star game and a most valuable player award.

    That’s exactly what happened March 15 at University High School. Tarnowski, who scored seven points, added a steal and a blocked shot in just the second half of the all-Weld County all-star girls game, took home the MVP honors.