Cherry Creek School District

AURORA | Overland took the latest round in the evolving local football rivalry with Rangeview thanks to a 42-20 victory Friday night at Aurora Public Schools Stadium. The Trailblazers scored on their first offensive play from scrimmage on a 56-yard touchdown pass from junior quarterback Luis Ruiz to junior wide receiver Jermaine Davis, which started the ball rolling on the program’s highest offensive output since a Week 8 game last season.

No matter how many times he does it, Larry Bull can’t wait for the dawn of a new athletic year in the Cherry Creek School District. With each new year comes change, especially in a district as large and successful as CCSD, and Bull notes quite a few differences as the 2017-18 prep athletic season that begins with official practice for all fall sports Aug. 14.

It’s not often that all six of Aurora’s existing boys swim programs is represented at the state meet, but that will be in the case May 19-20 at the Veterans’ Memorial Aquatic Center. Fifty-seven Aurora individuals and 16 relay teams earned their way into the Class 5A state meet, including at least two apiece from Cherokee Trail, Grandview, Hinkley, Overland, Regis Jesuit and Smoky Hill.