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Eaglecrest Invitational again a strong early volleyball test

As usual, the 2014 Eaglecrest Invitational volleyball tournament is a doozy. One of the better collections of teams from a variety of classifications is set for Friday and Saturday at The Nest, with the host Raptors, defending Class 5A state …

Overland, Gateway wage marathon battle on softball diamond to tune of 27-26

Overland, Gateway wage marathon battle on softball diamond to tune of 27-26

Chance Siegele hasn’t seen a lot of seventh innings in his season-plus stint as Gateway softball coach. Either on the winning or losing end of blowout decisions, the Olys rarely have been in games in which the mercy rule (a …

Monster numbers put up by Eaglecrest, St. Cloud in Florida football shootout

Monster numbers put up by Eaglecrest, St. Cloud in Florida football shootout

The most eye-popping result of the first week of prep football for Aurora teams? Clearly Thursday’s Eaglecrest and St. Cloud (Florida) contest at Disney’s Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando fit the bill. A game so chock-full of action …

Surprise new uniforms give Hinkley football team some extra bounce

Surprise new uniforms give Hinkley football team some extra bounce

Robert O’Brien knew that new uniforms were coming and couldn’t wait for his Hinkley football players to see them. Christmas Day for the team came a day before the Thunderbirds’ Zero Week game against rival Aurora Central, when the players …

PICTURE THIS: Oh, Solo Wheel

PICTURE THIS: Oh, Solo Wheel

Quincy and I got to play with a fun gizmo today today at work! Read about it in next week’s Aurora Sentinel

Grandview grad Erica Denney transfers from NCAA champion Penn State to Denver volleyball team

Grandview grad Erica Denney transfers from NCAA champion Penn State to Denver volleyball team

Erica Denney is back playing volleyball in Colorado. The 6-foot-5 former Grandview High School star middle hitter spent the past four years at NCAA powerhouse Penn State, but now will complete her college eligibility as a member of the University …

PERRYBLOG: Ann Coulter teaches us, 'better hate than ever'

PERRYBLOG: Ann Coulter teaches us, ‘better hate than ever’

Whether they’re there in the name of Jesus, Sponge Bob or Doctors Without Borders, I’m glad guys like Brantly want to go to wretched places where calamities are happening, in hopes of making things better for the people living through those nightmares

PICTURE THIS: Human simulation

PICTURE THIS: Human simulation

Got to check out one of many ways nurses get hands on training at Anschutz medical campus today!!!!

PICTURE THIS: Back to school

PICTURE THIS: Back to school

Rachel and I are working on a story about Aurora residents becoming US Citizens. Little did we know that we would become students ourselves.

Boys lacrosse championship games moved from Saturday afternoon to Friday night in upcoming spring

The logjam of championship events at the end of the spring prep sports season should be a little less crowded this upcoming spring. Per a post on CHSAANow.com, the Colorado High School Activities Association is shifting the Class 4A and …