https://www.ftluptonpress.com/sports/rss.xml en Teaching a sport they love https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/teaching-sport-they-love <img src="https://www.ftluptonpress.com/sites/www.ftluptonpress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fl_sp_fredcamp2_071818.jpg" alt="Kenna Tarnowski, Frederick High School sophomore, gives instructions for the next drill on the agenda during the Warriors&#039; girls basketball campo July 11. Fifty-four campers signed up, a nearly 200 percent increase in turnout from a year ago. Sessions included shooting and passing drills and basketball-centered games. " title="Kenna Tarnowski, Frederick High School sophomore, gives instructions for the next drill on the agenda during the Warriors&#039; girls basketball campo July 11. Fifty-four campers signed up, a nearly 200 percent increase in turnout from a year ago. Sessions included shooting and passing drills and basketball-centered games. " align="left" hspace="6" /> Youth softball team brings home the hardware https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/youth-softball-team-brings-home-hardware <img src="https://www.ftluptonpress.com/sites/www.ftluptonpress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fb_img_1529897691649.jpg" alt="The Fort Lupton 12U competitive softball team poses for a group picture. In the back row, from left, are Coach Eric Casados, Alana Rylie, Lani Davis, Tatum Ross, Coach Charlie Davis, Emma Luna, Paige Shaffer, Desire Floyd, Coach Xavi Casados, Coach Jose Gomez. In the front, from left, are Jazmine Tovar, Marley Gomez, Jayle Beccera, Xiah Casados and Ali Arambuela." title="The Fort Lupton 12U competitive softball team poses for a group picture. In the back row, from left, are Coach Eric Casados, Alana Rylie, Lani Davis, Tatum Ross, Coach Charlie Davis, Emma Luna, Paige Shaffer, Desire Floyd, Coach Xavi Casados, Coach Jose Gomez. In the front, from left, are Jazmine Tovar, Marley Gomez, Jayle Beccera, Xiah Casados and Ali Arambuela." align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> <span style="color: black; font-family: &quot;Courier New&quot;; font-size: 10pt; background-color: white;">There may well be some strong softball players in Fort Lupton High School&rsquo;s future.</span></p> Duran captures AAU honors at national wrestling tournament https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/duran-captures-aau-honors-national-wrestling-tournament <img src="https://www.ftluptonpress.com/sites/www.ftluptonpress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/duran_1_0.jpg" alt="Fort Lupton’s Jacob rolls to an easy first-round win over Will Erzen of Elizabeth at 120 pounds in the state 3A wrestling tournament at Pepsi Center Feb. 15." title="Fort Lupton’s Jacob rolls to an easy first-round win over Will Erzen of Elizabeth at 120 pounds in the state 3A wrestling tournament at Pepsi Center Feb. 15." align="left" hspace="6" width="96" height="85" /><p> <span style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Fort Lupton wrestler Jacob Duran admitted to surprise at his success at the recent AAU Wrestling Scholastic Duals tournament in Florida.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"> <o:p></o:p></p> <p class="MsoNormal"> <span style="mso-tab-count:1">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>He earned all-American honors and a gold medal. He won all 10 matches. Seven were by pinfall. Two were technical falls (decisions of 15 or more points) and one came by way of a major decision.<o:p></o:p></p> Frederick HS athletic schedule April 28 https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/frederick-hs-athletic-schedule-april-28 <p> Here is today&#39;s sports schedule, weather permitting ..&nbsp;</p> <p> <font color="#000000" face="Arial, Verdana, sans-serif"><b>Baseball:</b> Frederick @ Berthoud, 11 a.m.</font></p> <p> <font color="rgb(0,0,0)" face="Arial"><strong>Track/field: </strong>Frederick @ Weld County championships, Roosevelt High School, 8 a.m.;</font></p> Fort Lupton scoreboard – May 13 https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/fort-lupton-scoreboard-%E2%80%93-may-13 <p> <b>Track/field</b></p> <p> LONGMONT &ndash; Fort Lupton&#39;s Rosaelena Cardenas turned in the girls team&#39;s top performance at the St. Vrain Invitational May 11. She finished 40th in the 100-meter dash in a season-best time of 13.64 seconds.</p> <p> Antonio Marquez was 24th in the 3,200-meter run with a time of 10:31.67.</p> Fort Lupton scoreboard – May 13 https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/fort-lupton-scoreboard-%E2%80%93-may-13 <p> <b>Track/field</b></p> <p> LONGMONT &ndash; Fort Lupton&#39;s Rosaelena Cardenas turned in the girls team&#39;s top performance at the St. Vrain Invitational May 11. She finished 40th in the 100-meter dash in a season-best time of 13.64 seconds.</p> <p> Antonio Marquez was 24th in the 3,200-meter run with a time of 10:31.67.</p> FLHS introduces new soccer coach https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/flhs-introduces-new-soccer-coach <img src="https://www.ftluptonpress.com/sites/www.ftluptonpress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fl_sp_fabian_062718.jpg" alt="Tonya Fabian greets Fort Lupton soccer players as their new head coach June 20." title="Tonya Fabian greets Fort Lupton soccer players as their new head coach June 20." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> <span style="font-family: Verdana; font-size: 12pt; line-height: 20.4pt;">Coach Tonya Fabian was excited to meet members of her soccer teams at Fort Lupton High School June 20.</span></p> <p style="margin-top:.1in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:.2in;margin-left:0in; line-height:20.4pt"> <span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: Verdana;">Her boss, athletic director Jim Roedel was equally excited.<o:p></o:p></span></p> McGee, ex-FLHS coach, takes new job https://www.ftluptonpress.com/content/mcgee-ex-flhs-coach-takes-new-job <p class="p1" style="line-height: 20.4px;"> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">Former Fort Lupton coach Brian McGee is the new head football coach at Silver Creek High School in Longmont.</span></p> <p class="p2" style="line-height: 20.4px;"> McGee was part of the coaching staff for the school&rsquo;s track team from 2010 to 2013. He left Fort Lupton in 2013 to take a job in the St. Vrain School District.</p>