The Grandview girls soccer team is fond of three-letter acronyms — “GAS” (Get A Star) and “DOT.” (Defend Our Title) — and all the Wolves seem to do lately is “WIN.” Grandview finished off its second straight Class 5A state championship — the first for a 5A girls team since 1991 and 1992 — with a 2-1 win over Mountain Vista, pushing its jaw-dropping unbeaten streak to 35-0-1 dating back to March of 2015.
AURORA | Images from the 2016 Hog Wars strength and teamwork competition for prep linemen. Host Rangeview won the championship for the ninth time in the 12-year history of the multiple-event competition, topping a 16-team field that also included Aurora teams from Cherokee Trail, Eaglecrest, Gateway, Grandview, Hinkley, Overland and Smoky Hill. (Photos by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)
The boys lacrosse world in Colorado has become increasingly more competitive of late and so, too, have teams from Aurora. Regis Jesuit brought the Class 5A state championship trophy back for the second time in three seasons with a team that played at a very high level despite a lot of turnover.
AURORA | The Grandview girls swim team continued to succeed as much in the classroom as it did in the pool.
There’s one more thing left to make the dream 2016 season complete for the Cherokee Trail baseball team: championship rings. Just over a month after they captured the Class 5A state championship, the Cougars were still waiting for the individual hardware to arrive. A handful of players from the Cherokee Trail team that won the […]
There was no sophomore slump in Aurora girls track — quite the opposite, in fact. Five sophomores — including four from Cherokee Trail — combined to win four of the six individual and relay state championships for city girls at the Class 5A and 4A state track meet, and they appear to just be getting […]
The American Baseball Coaches Association has recognized some of Aurora’s top performers on the field and in the dugout for the 2016 baseball season.
A confident Hinkley boys track team rose to the occasion when it mattered most and caused a stir at the Class 5A state track meet. Thunderbirds’ athletes won two of the three state championships for Aurora boys athletes at Jefferson County Stadium and headline the 2016 Aurora Sentinel All-City Boys Track Team, which features 21 athletes from six different schools who were the tops among city performers in their respective events in the season-ending state meet.
AURORA | City selections from Cherokee Trail, Eaglecrest, Grandview, Overland and Smoky Hill, plus others, for the All-Centennial League girls soccer teams for the 2016 season as selected by league coaches.
AURORA | The following is a look at the players from the Aurora teams (Cherokee Trail, Eaglecrest, Grandview, Overland and Smoky Hill) and others who were voted all-conference first and second teams and honorable mention in the Centennial League for their play during the 2016 baseball season.