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Boys Basketball: Rangeview players turn out to help kids at Hoop Scoop Camp

Boys Basketball: Rangeview players turn out to help kids at Hoop Scoop Camp

AURORA | Growing up, Tyrei Randall remembers well how basketball camps helped him love the game more. Last week, the junior-to-be at Rangeview High School and his teammates on the school’s boys basketball team had the chance to share that love of …

Kennedy pitches Padres past Rockies 6-1 

Kennedy pitches Padres past Rockies 6-1 

“You talk about hitters getting momentum, pitching staffs can get momentum, too,” Padres manager Bud Black said. “Guys are aware of what’s going on and they’re watching other guys pitch and they can gain confidence from that and I think that’s what’s happening

Football: Hog Wars celebrates 10th anniversary

Football: Hog Wars celebrates 10th anniversary

AURORA | Hog Wars turns 10 on July 9 and keeps going strong. The annual strength and teamwork competition contested among linemen — aka “Hogs” — from Aurora prep football programs is scheduled for 9 a.m. at Rangeview High School. Last …

Flande falters and Rockies lose 8-2 to Dodgers 

Flande falters and Rockies lose 8-2 to Dodgers 

“Until that point, he had been pretty much cruising,” Rockies manager Walt Weiss said. “He was throwing the ball well and then he ran into trouble.”

Football: Gateway tabs Shane Ward as new head football coach

Football: Gateway tabs Shane Ward as new head football coach

AURORA | Shane Ward knows his life “just got a little crazier,” but he’s looking forward to tackling the significant challenge in front of him. The 34-year-old former assistant coach at Vista PEAK and Rock Canyon high schools is a …

Rockies can't hold lead and lose 4-3 to Nationals 

Rockies can’t hold lead and lose 4-3 to Nationals 

“Honestly, when he started the game he didn’t have his best command, best breaking stuff. He has lights out breaking stuff so he made some good adjustments,” Weiss said.

Swimming: Smoky Hill boys, girls win NISCA Gold team scholar awards, 14 city individuals named Academic All-Americans

Swimming: Smoky Hill boys, girls win NISCA Gold team scholar awards, 14 city individuals named Academic All-Americans

Aurora’s significant prep prowess in the swimming pool in the 2013-14 season was matched by its excellence in the classroom. Coach Scott Cohen’s Smoky Hill High School program won Gold in the scholar team awards for both boys and girls …

Avs sign Iginla to 3-year, $16M deal 

“I don’t want to be arrogant, but I still believe I can be very good,” said Iginla, who celebrated his birthday Tuesday by signing a three-year, $16 million deal with Colorado.

Rockies lose 7-1 to Strasburg, Nationals 

Rockies lose 7-1 to Strasburg, Nationals 

“Tough to play from behind against Strasburg,” Rockies manager Walt Weiss said. “We got down early. Made it tough.”

Boys Basketball: Overland's Austin Conway verbally commits to Wyoming

Boys Basketball: Overland’s Austin Conway verbally commits to Wyoming

AURORA | The speculation of what sport Austin Conway would play collegiately ended awhile ago and the mystery surrounding what school he would play basketball at was solved Tuesday. Shortly after friend Jake Holtzmann of Chaparral announced his verbal commitment …