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Frederick's Peyton Pack, left and Delaney Frank (23) harass Fort Morgan's Yadira Longoria-Vega during a Jan. 26 game in Frederick.

Girls basketball: Frederick wins Longs Peak League contest over Fort Morgan

Frederick beat Fort Morgan 81-3 in a Longs Peak League contest Jan. 26 in Frederick. Savanna Staff led the Golden Eagles with 39 points. Gabby Jima was next with 10, and Kaylee Gardner came off …
Frederick's Luke Justice sends a behind-the-back pass against Fort Morgan's Aiden Garver during a Jan. 26 game in Frederick.

Boys basketball: Frederick stays undefeated after win over Fort Morgan

In times when it’s difficult to find unanimity on much of anything, the Frederick High School boys basketball team agrees on this. Improved defense will be a key to the Golden Eagles’ …
Erik Melgoza

CHSAA says goodbye to two departed administrators

DENVER – The Colorado High School Activities Association had to take care of some sad business before its legislative council meeting Jan. 24. It said goodbye to a pair of administrators, …
Newly installed CHSAA Commissioner Mike Krueger emphasizes a point during CHSAA's Fall Sports Media Day Aug. 15 at Empower Field in Denver.

High-school officials’ fees to increase

The long, sought-after pay increases for high-school game officials are officially in play. The Colorado High School Activities Association’s legislative council, which makes CHSAA’s …

CHSAA approves slight change to Sunday contact rules

DENVER – The Colorado High School Activities Association changed the rules for Sunday contact between coaches and student-athletes Jan. 24. The association’s legislative council, the …
Standout Performers
Fort Lupton's Rylee Balcazar won her match by default  Jan. 11 against Stanley Lake. Balcazar has only lost two matches in the season and is ready for the state tournament in February.

Girls wrestling: Fort Lupton's Balcazar working toward state title repeat

“Rylee is a tough worker. She puts in the time, she works with all the girls. She makes all the girls in wrestling much better.” As Fort Lupton High School girls wrestling head coach …
Frederick's Megan Majeres bounces a pass toward a teammate against Roosevelt's Kinsey Trujillo during a class 4A/5A Longs Peak League game Jan. 6 in Johnstown.

College search ends for Frederick’s Majeres

The coin flips, the outstretched hands that act like a scale to weigh the options – good and bad – and the stress of making a really big decision as a senior in high school are done for …
Fort Lupton's Caleb Adam (7) and Brandon Ruiz (2) control play as Atlas Prep's Ivann Gonzalez moves in during the first round of the state 3A soccer playoffs in Fort Lupton Oct. 26.

Soccer: Fort Lupton faces familiar foe in second round of playoffs

The question before the board for the Fort Lupton High School soccer program is can it get past the second round of the state 3A playoffs. The Bluedevils advanced to the second round for the third …
Frederick baserunner Hailey Simmons slides into second as Lutheran infielder Aleksia Severson throws to first during a CHSAA 4A semifinal playoff game at Aurora Sports Park Oct. 22. The Lions won, 8-2 and later shut out Holy Family 3-0 to win the 4A crown.

State 4A softball: Frederick's run ends in semifinals

AURORA – Frederick’s run through the state 4A softball tournament consisted of three familiar opponents and a berth in the semifinals. But that’s where the season came to an end, …

VIDEO: Prairie View football manager scores a TD

The football team manager at Prairie View High School had a chance to take center stage Oct. 21 during the ThunderHawks' game against Mullen High School. Johnathan Salzer,who has Down's syndrome, …
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