High School Sports

  • Galicia tabbed as new Fort Lupton football coach

    FORT LUPTON -- Fort Lupton High School reached into its own football coaching ranks for the next head coach.

    Tom Galicia, who was the defensive coordinator for the Bluedevils for several seasons, is the new head coach. He replaces Joseph Herrera, who stepped down after one year on the job for family reasons.

    Galicia, a Fort Lupton grad, has been the school's wrestling coach the past eight years.

  • Fort Lupton scoreboard – May 3


    Alameda downed Fort Lupton 9-2 in the season finale May 4 in Fort Lupton.

    Hunter Roberts and Allen Elliott had three hits and two RBIs for the Pirates. Daniel Sanchez had a hit and drove in two for Alameda.

    Lorenzo Antuna singled twice and drove in both runs for the Bluedevils. Riley Reed had two hits for Fort Lupton.

  • Frederick HS scoreboard – May 1

    Girls soccer

    Frederick downed Berthoud 3-1 on the Warriors' pitch April 27. Samantha Teller scored twice for Frederick. Jayden WellBrock had a goal and an assist. FHS goalkeeper Paris Woods had five saves.

    The Warriors scored four times in the first half and beat Thompson Valley 4-2 April 30 in Loveland. Teller scored twice. Amalia Rolf and Annie Feauto also scored for Frederick.

    Woods was the goalkeeper and recorded eight saves.


  • All-conference: Frederick soccer

    Two Frederick High School soccer players took home all-Tri Valley Conference awards this season.

    Samantha Teller was a first-team choice. Taylor Brooks was an honorable mention. The Warriors finished 8-6-1 under first-year coach J. Doehring.

  • Bluedevils soccer starts summer conditioning June 15

    The summer conditioning program for the Fort Lupton boys soccer team starts at 6 p.m. June 15, at the school. For more information call 303-918-1356.


  • FLHS soccer conditioning starts June 15

     The summer conditioning program for the Fort Lupton boys soccer team starts at 6 p.m., June 15, at the school. For more information call 303-918-1356.

  • Coaching carousel: Frederick needs two after resignations

    FREDERICK -- Frederick High School is searching for two new coaches.

    Wrestling coach Bobby Matthews stepped down May 11 after just one season. On Facebook, he said it was a tough decision.  

  • Sleeth wins 100-meters in weather-shortened Eaton track meet

    EATON -- Jordan Sleeth of Frederick wrapped up the regular track-and-field season with a first-place effort in the girls 100-meter dash May 9 at the Eaton Fightin' Red Invitational.

    Sleeth finished in a time of 12.86 seconds. 

    Elsewhere, Nicole Rawson was fourth in the discus with a best throw of 97 feet 6 inches.

  • Track/field: Hearon, Windell claim top 20 finishes at St. Vrain meet

    LONGMONT -- No one from the Fort Lupton boys and girls track teams was able to place in the top eight during the rain-soaked St. Vrain Invitational track meet May 8 at Longmont High School.

    FLHS' top finisher on the boys squad was Brye Windell, who was 17th in the 800-meter run (2:04.05). Jesus Botell was 18th in the 200-meter dash, posting a time of 25.77. Johnnie Hearon was the top girls finisher for the Bluedevils. She was 19th in the 100-meter hurdles, where her time was 17.53.

  • Bluedevils need new football boss

    FORT LUPTON -- Joseph Herrera, the football coach at Fort Lupton High School, resigned May 6.

    He cited family reasons.

    "My son was born in October, and that presented a little bit of a change in priorities," he said. "I didn't think I could give the commitment to the team in the offseason and during the fall. I don't want to look back and wish I'd spent more time with my family."