BOYS BASKETBALL Boulder at Aurora Central, 7 p.m. Rocky Mountain at Smoky Hill, 7 p.m. Vista PEAK at Gateway, 7 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Hinkley at Denver West, 7 p.m. Heritage Memorial Hoopla Consolation semifinal: Rangeview vs. Montbello, 3 p.m. Championship semifinal: Gateway vs. Heritage, 7:30 p.m. ThunderHawks Hoops Fest Fifth-place game: Eaglecrest vs. Mead at […]

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 […]

Aurora Municipal Center.  (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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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 […]