AURORA | With all but one of her players adjusting to the rigors of the varsity level, Gateway girls basketball coach Tammi Traylor-Statewright has seen a rollercoaster ride early in the 2014-15 season. Though a 1-6 record going into the Heritage Memorial Hoopla Tournament didn’t completely reflect the potential the Olys seem to have, things […]

LAS VEGAS | For the second straight day, the Eaglecrest and Overland basketball teams ended up with the same result at the 2014 Tarkanian Classic. Both Aurora teams posted first round victories in their respective brackets to open the star-studded multi-state tournament hosted by Bishop Gorman High School on Wednesday and both the Raptors and […]

BOYS BASKETBALL Boulder at Aurora Central, 7 p.m. Rocky Mountain at Smoky Hill, 7 p.m. Vista PEAK at Gateway, 7 p.m. Tarkanian Classic (Bishop Gorman HS, Las Vegas) Platinum Division Overland vs. Prestonwood Christian (Texas), 6:50 p.m. Premier Division Orem (Utah) vs. Eaglecrest at Faith Lutheran H.S., 6:50 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Hinkley at Denver West, […]

BOYS BASKETBALL Dakota Ridge 60, Grandview 47 Score by quarters: Dakota Ridge  15  17  15  13 —  60 Grandview       12  15  13  11 — 47 Rangeview 64, Cherokee Trail 49 Score by quarters: Cher. Trail   9   8  15  17 — 49 Rangeview  6  15  25  18 — 64 Rangeview points: Jalen Davis 23, Elijah Blake […]

AURORA | Aurora team and individual entries for the Coaches Invitational on Dec. 20 at the Veterans’ Memorial Aquatic Center in Thornton: 2014 COACHES INVITATIONAL Aurora team entries: Cherokee Trail, Eaglecrest, Grandview, Hinkley, Regis Jesuit and Smoky Hill Aurora individual entries by schools (events, seeding, times): CHEROKEE TRAIL (8): Sophie Chapman, jr., 200 indiv. medley […]

BOYS BASKETBALL Tarkanian Classic (Las Vegas) PLATINUM DIVISION OVERLAND 63, Bountiful (Utah) 53 Score by halves: Overland  26  37 — 63 Bountiful  26  27 — 53 Overland points: De’Ron Davis 7 4-4 18, Austin Conway 7 1-2 16, Padiet Wang 3 0-0 9, King Grant-Perry 3 2-2 8, Reggie Gibson 3 0-0 7, Brent Halliburton […]

LAS VEGAS | So far, so good for Aurora’s two boys basketball teams playing in the star-studded 2014 Tarkanian Classic. Eaglecrest and Overland each posted first-round victories in their respective divisions at the tournament hosted by Bishop Gorman High School and attended by scores of Division I college coaches from across the land. In the […]

BOYS BASKETBALL Cherokee Trail at Rangeview, 7 p.m. Dakota Ridge at Grandview, 7 p.m. Gateway at Sierra, 7 p.m. Tarkanian Classic (At Bishop Gorman HS, Las Vegas) Platinum Division Championship quarterfinal: Overland vs. Bishop Gorman (Nevada), 6:50 p.m. Premier Division Championship quarterfinal: Eaglecrest vs. Logan (Utah), 8:10 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Hinkley at Bear Creek, 5:30 […]

AURORA | A look at some of the top games, tournaments and happenings in Aurora prep sports schedule between Dec. 17-Dec. 22, 2014: • The Eaglecrest and Overland boys basketball teams play in Las Vegas Dec. 17-20 at the Tarkanian Classic hosted by Bishop Gorman High School. The Trailblazers are among 16 teams in the […]

AURORA | Tyrei Randall smiled when asked who was in more of a zone Tuesday night, he or junior teammate Elijah Reed. Without thinking, the smooth Rangeview senior guard quickly deferred to Reed, who exploded for 13 of his 20 points in the decisive third quarter of the Raiders’ 70-61 victory at Smoky Hill. Despite […]