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RESULTS FROM WINDSOR DUAL WRESTLING TOURNAMENT

Six of the ten teams in the field were ranked in the top 10 of their class by On the Mat but it was a Nebraska visitor that took home the top trophy at the Windsor Tournament on Saturday. [READ]

RESULTS FROM CHUCK ANNAND INVITATIONAL (AKRON)

Akron was the site for the annual Chuck Annand Invitational and Platte Valley came away with the team championship. Team standings and individual results from each class are available courtesy of Track Wrestling. [READ]

RESULTS FROM BATTLE OF THE BEST TOURNEY (PINE CREEK)

Defending Class 4A state champion opened the new wrestling with the championship of the Battle of the Best tournament at Pine Creek high school. The event was a dual tournament with the Hornets besting seven other ranked teams to win the top prize. [READ]

VALOR CHRISTIAN WINS ANOTHER BIG SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIP

DENVER – Of the great runs in Colorado scholastic annals, Valor Christian’s in football continues on hallowed ground. [READ]

PINE CREEK GRABS 3RD FOOTBALL CROWN IN FOUR YEARS

DENVER – No one can deny Pine Creek’s presence has been felt in Class 4A. It was in its fourth championship game over six seasons on Saturday. But there’s something to be said outside the proverbial dynasty. [READ]

GIRLS TOP 10 BASKETBALL SCOREBOARD - DECEMBER 2ND

Week one of the girls’ basketball season brings fans a battle between #1 and #2 in Class 5A as Grandview meets Ralston Valley this evening. It’s one of just two matchups featuring ranked teams on the same court with the other taking place at the Ballard Classic in Springfield between #6 South Baca [READ]

BOYS TOP 10 BASKETBALL SCOREBOARD - DECEMBER 2ND

There are a few matchups involving top 10 clubs but the feature attraction for the first Friday of basketball is inside the San Luis Valley. That’s where Sanford can set a new all-time state record for most consecutive wins by beating visiting Swallows Charter. The three-time defending Class 2A st [READ]

WEEK ONE BOYS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENTS

As is the case every year, the first week of basketball across Colorado is filled with tournaments. We include the schedules of the tournaments that we have thus far and will continue to update as brackets and pairings are provided to us. Tournament pairings can be emailed to us to kevin@coloradop [READ]

WEEK ONE GIRLS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENTS

The opening week schedule for girls’ basketball is chock full of tournaments in all classes. Below is a list of tournaments that we have schedules for and please provide us with the brackets for events we’re missing by emailing them to kevin@coloradopreps.com. [READ]

CLASS 5A WRESTLING - PRE-SEASON INDIVIDUAL RANKINGS

Pre-season rankings for Class 5A weights have been released by Tim Yount and we release the top four in each class. Tim though often ranks 15-20 wrestlers in each weight and you can see the entire list by subscribing to this weekly newsletter and you can sign up by emailing tim@onthematrankings.com [READ]

CLASS 5A WRESTLING - PRE-SEASON TOP 10 RANKINGS

Although there were many changes to other classes, 5A was left unscathed except for Denver South moving up in classification and Pine Creek, Liberty, Lincoln, Loveland, George Washington, and Grand Junction Central moving down to 4A. Upwards of 30 schools have at least one wrestler we see as being [READ]

CLASS 4A WRESTLING - PRE-SEASON INDIVIDUAL RANKINGS

Several new teams have joined the division which shakes up the pre-season rankings a bit in Class 4A. We list the top four individuals in each weight class but Tim Yount with On the Mat Rankings often goes 10-15 wrestlers deep. You can see the entire list by subscribing to this weekly newsletter a [READ]

CLASS 4A WRESTLING - PRE-SEASON TOP 10 RANKINGS

For years the 4A class has had the depth to be, arguably, the strongest of the four classes. Some feel that 4A might be one notch below class 5A this year. Not in my view. I would argue that the best in this class could challenge the best in 5A. With the additions of Grand Junction Central, Pine C [READ]

CLASS 3A WRESTLING - PRE-SEASON TEAM RANKINGS

The move the committee made a few years ago to improve the equality of the divisions is still in my mind one of the best made for Colorado in a long, long while. The result has been much more consistency of wrestling with no one single division being able to say they are the toughest in the state. [READ]

CLASS 3A WRESTLING - PRE-SEASON INDIVIDUAL RANKINGS

Tim Yount with On the Mat Rankings has released pre-season rankings for Class 3A. We list the top four wrestlers in each weight class but Tim often ranks 15-20 deep. You can see the entire list by subscribing to this weekly newsletter and you can sign up by emailing tim@onthematrankings.com. [READ]

CLASS 2A WRESTLING - PRE-SEASON INDIVIDUAL RANKINGS

Wrestling season opens this week and Colorado Preps will again release individual rankings from Tim Yount and On the Mat each week. We list the top four wrestlers in each weight class but Tim often ranks 15-20 deep. You can see the entire list by subscribing to this weekly newsletter and you can s [READ]

CLASS 2A WRESTLING - PRE-SEASON TEAM RANKINGS

Class 2A has never run short of teams but has certainly felt the impact of small participant numbers in several programs around the state. The southern region this past year had five weights which either qualified all the competing kids or failed to have four in the weight. We hope this will chang [READ]

GIRLS TOP 10 SCOREBOARD - DECEMBER 1ST

The early season showdown between #2 Holy Family and #3 Mullen headlines the girls’ basketball schedule for Thursday night. It’s the only game on the schedule featuring two ranked clubs on the same court. [READ]

BOYS TOP 10 SCOREBOARD - DECEMBER 1ST

Day two of the basketball season brings fans a much busier top 10 schedule as many clubs embark on tournament play. Below is a schedule of games involving ranked clubs and if you have additions or final scores, please text that information to 970.380.7737 or email to kevin@coloradopreps.com. [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL - TOP 10 SCOREBOARD - NOVEMBER 30TH

Eight ranked teams stepped on the court as the girls basketball season officially opened Wednesday night and one game featured two top ten clubs squaring off. Results from the games are posted below and missing scores can be sent to us by text to 970.380.7737 or by email to kevin@coloradopreps.com. [READ]