https://www.ftluptonpress.com/sports/rss.xml en Fells' journey is complete https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/fells-journey-complete <img src="https://www.ftluptonpress.com/sites/www.ftluptonpress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/flhs_photo3.jpg" alt="Fort Lupton’s Eric Hearon (33) celebrates a fumble that he recovered in the in zone against Riverdale Ridge during Friday’s September 14 game in Fort Lupton. The Bluedevils won their homecoming game 35-0." title="Fort Lupton’s Eric Hearon (33) celebrates a fumble that he recovered in the in zone against Riverdale Ridge during Friday’s September 14 game in Fort Lupton. The Bluedevils won their homecoming game 35-0." align="left" hspace="6" width="117" height="85" /><p> Two months ago, Fort Lupton senior Hayden Fells wasn&#39;t sure if he&#39;d be playing football for the Bluedevils this season.</p> <p> He put a rather emphatic exclamation point on his return by scoring a defensive touchdown in Fort Lupton&#39;s 35-0 homecoming win over Riverdale Ridge High School Sept. 14.</p> <p> Fells tore his ACL and partially tore his meniscus playing basketball last winter.</p> <p> &quot;My dad and sister were really supportive through it,&quot; Fells said. &quot;They told me to keep my head up. My doctor kept me going too.&quot;</p> Softball: Adjustments help Fort Lupton's Rivera https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/softball-adjustments-help-fort-luptons-rivera <img src="https://www.ftluptonpress.com/sites/www.ftluptonpress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_4512.jpg" alt="Hilda Rivera is about to get a home-run greeting from her Fort Lupton teammates during a Colorado 7 League opener against Alameda Sept. 6." title="Hilda Rivera is about to get a home-run greeting from her Fort Lupton teammates during a Colorado 7 League opener against Alameda Sept. 6." align="left" hspace="6" width="121" height="85" /><p> Fort Lupton&#39;s Hilda Rivera is a different softball player, now that the season is in full swing.</p> <p> &quot;I&#39;m not tense. I struggled at the beginning of the season. Now, I&#39;m coming back up,&quot; she said.</p> <p> She hit a two-run home run, one of two the Bluedevils hit in an 11-1 rout of Alameda High School Sept. 7. Gianna Tijerina hit the other.</p> Warriors’ softball season starts off up and down https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/warriors%E2%80%99-softball-season-starts-and-down <img src="https://www.ftluptonpress.com/sites/www.ftluptonpress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fl_sp_fredsfbl3_090518_0.jpg" alt="Frederick’s Ali Davis zips a throw to first base against Pomona Aug. 30 in the Erie Tournament of Champions.  " title="Frederick’s Ali Davis zips a throw to first base against Pomona Aug. 30 in the Erie Tournament of Champions.  " align="left" hspace="6" width="67" height="85" /><p> <span style="font-size: 12px; line-height: 22.973px;">Frederick&rsquo;s softball team is riding the proverbial teeter-totter this season.</span></p> <p class="p3"> The Warriors won four of their first nine games this season. One of those wins and two of those losses came at the annual Erie Tournament of Champions last week. The came on the heels of a 15-0 loss to Horizon.</p> Frederick HS athletic schedule Sept. 13 https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/frederick-hs-athletic-schedule-sept-13 <p> Here is today&#39;s sports schedule</p> <p> <font color="#000000" face="Arial, Verdana, sans-serif"><b>Tennis: </b>Skyline @ Frederick, 3:30 p.m.</font></p> <p> <strong>Softball:</strong> Holy Family @ Frederick, 4 p.m.</p> <p> <strong>Volleyball:</strong> Frederick @ Denver West, 6:30 p.m.</p> Fort Lupton scoreboard – Sept. 19 https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/fort-lupton-scoreboard-%E2%80%93-sept-19 <p> <b>Volleyball</b></p> <p> Fort Lupton rolled past Arvada 25-6, 25-8, 25-10 in Colorado 7 League play Sept. 18.</p> <p> &quot;All three teams came out with a win,&quot; FLHS coach Cindy Seiler said. &quot;They showed excellent teamwork and leadership skills.&quot;</p> <p> <strong>Softball</strong></p> <p> Fort Lupton rolled to an 18-2 win over Skyview Sept. 18. No stats were immediately available for either team.</p> Fort Lupton scoreboard – Sept. 19 https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/fort-lupton-scoreboard-%E2%80%93-sept-19 <p> <b>Volleyball</b></p> <p> Fort Lupton rolled past Arvada 25-6, 25-8, 25-10 in Colorado 7 League play Sept. 18.</p> <p> &quot;All three teams came out with a win,&quot; FLHS coach Cindy Seiler said. &quot;They showed excellent teamwork and leadership skills.&quot;</p> <p> <strong>Softball</strong></p> <p> Fort Lupton rolled to an 18-2 win over Skyview Sept. 18. No stats were immediately available for either team.</p> Football: University blanks Bluedevils https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/football-university-blanks-bluedevils <img src="https://www.ftluptonpress.com/sites/www.ftluptonpress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fl_sp_flfbl1_090518.jpg" alt="University&#039;s Micah Goeglein gets in the way of the Bluedevils&#039; Anthony Sailas and draws a pass interference penalty in the process Aug. 31." title="University&#039;s Micah Goeglein gets in the way of the Bluedevils&#039; Anthony Sailas and draws a pass interference penalty in the process Aug. 31." align="left" hspace="6" width="99" height="85" /><p> The new football season didn&#39;t start out the way Fort Lupton&#39;s first-year coach Dustin Duff wanted.</p> <p> But he had reason to be happy, even though University blanked the Bluedevils 21-0 in Fort Lupton Aug. 31.</p> Throw is in time https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/throw-time <img src="https://www.ftluptonpress.com/sites/www.ftluptonpress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fl_sp_fredsfbl3_090518.jpg" alt="Frederick&#039;s Ali Davis zips a throw to first base against Pomona Aug. 30 in the Erie Tournament of Champions. Pomona won that game 10-2. Jayden Horner drove in a run. Peyton Putallez and Alejana Jamillo had two hits. FHS wound up with one win in three contests. The victory came against Evergreen by a score of 12-1. Horner and Lexie Elkins drove in three runs. Davis added two RBIs. Kellyville, Oklahoma, shaded the Warriors 7-6 Aug. 30. Elkins drove in four runs. Kaitlyn Howell had two hits." title="Frederick&#039;s Ali Davis zips a throw to first base against Pomona Aug. 30 in the Erie Tournament of Champions. Pomona won that game 10-2. Jayden Horner drove in a run. Peyton Putallez and Alejana Jamillo had two hits. FHS wound up with one win in three contests. The victory came against Evergreen by a score of 12-1. Horner and Lexie Elkins drove in three runs. Davis added two RBIs. Kellyville, Oklahoma, shaded the Warriors 7-6 Aug. 30. Elkins drove in four runs. Kaitlyn Howell had two hits." align="left" hspace="6" width="67" height="85" />