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Football: Rangeview rewarded for long trip to Grand Junction with shutout victory

GRAND JUNCTION | Quaid Vincent took a test early in the day, then passed one on the football field with flying colors. Rangeview’s senior quarterback took the ACT Saturday morning and arrived separately from the rest of the Raiders at …

Football: Eaglecrest does it with defense this time in 12-6 win over Denver South

Football: Eaglecrest does it with defense this time in 12-6 win over Denver South

AURORA | When teams meet that combined to average 112.5 points, what happens? A defensive struggle, of course. A high-flying Eaglecrest offense that tallied 56 points in each of its first two contests and a Denver South unit that scored …

Football: Hinkley snaps lengthy losing streak to Gateway with 24-10 victory

AURORA | A new era of football at Hinkley now includes a victory over Gateway. The Thunderbirds broke a losing streak to the Aurora Public Schools rival Olys that stretched back an estimated 17 seasons with a cathartic 24-10 victory …

Football: Regis Jesuit weathers elements to knock off Cherokee Trail

Football: Regis Jesuit weathers elements to knock off Cherokee Trail

AURORA | In a battle of elite football teams, defense and special teams often make the difference. That was especially the case in miserable conditions Thursday night at Legacy Stadium, when cold and driving rain made things especially unpredictable. Regis …

Football: Associated Press 5A-4A polls, 9.9.14

Football: Associated Press 5A-4A polls, 9.9.14

Here is The Associated Press high school football polls in Class 5A and 4A for Sept. 9. The poll includes first-place votes in parentheses, season record, total points and last week’s ranking, as voted upon by a statewide panel of …

Football: Cherokee Trail-Denver East photo gallery, 9.6.14

Football: Cherokee Trail-Denver East photo gallery, 9.6.14

DENVER | Images from Cherokee Trail’s 46-12 non-league football victory over Denver East on Sept. 6, 2014, at All-City Stadium. (Photos by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel) Courtney Oakes is Sports Editor of the Aurora Sentinel. Reach him at 303-750-7555 or sports@aurorasentinel.com. …

Football: Cherokee Trail a little rough around edges, but routs Denver East 46-12

Football: Cherokee Trail a little rough around edges, but routs Denver East 46-12

DENVER | The details might have been a little fuzzy, but the big picture of the Cherokee Trail football team’s decisive victory over Denver East Saturday looked pretty good. Though coach Monte Thelen had plenty of small mistakes to point …

Football: Ross, Eaglecrest offense continue to roll in big win over Highlands Ranch

Football: Ross, Eaglecrest offense continue to roll in big win over Highlands Ranch

AURORA | Elijah Ross and the Eaglecrest have this offense thing down, while the defense is a work in progress. With Ross at the helm, the Raptors exploded for 56 points in a season-opening loss in Florida, then matched that …

Football: Central (GJ) ends 21-game losing streak by topping Vista PEAK

Football: Central (GJ) ends 21-game losing streak by topping Vista PEAK

AURORA | The Central of Grand Junction football team trekked all the way from the Western Slope with a 21-game losing streak in tow, but made sure the long ride home was a happy one. The Warriors scored 14 unanswered …

Football: Overland's Josh Wright sets school record with six TDs in big win over Rangeview

Football: Overland’s Josh Wright sets school record with six TDs in big win over Rangeview

AURORA | Last season, Josh Wright played defensive back for the Overland football team. While he was one of the team’s best at that position, the senior has looked like a superstar in 2014 on the other side of the ball. …