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VIDEO: WEEKEND HIGHLIGHTS FROM ACROSS THE STATE

January wrapped up with some excellent basketball over the weekend and the Colorado Preps video crews were on hand for some of the top action. [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: CLASS 1A WEEKLY REPORT (JAN 29TH)

A number of teams head into the weekend without a loss in their respective leagues. That will change, as several contests this week will have top teams going head-to-head. [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: CLASS 1A WEEKLY UPDATE (JAN 29TH)

With only four weeks of regular season action remaining, the focus shifts to league play. Almost every league is still up for grabs, but that could change after this week, which features several key divisional games. [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: CLASS 2A WEEKLY REPORT (JAN 29TH)

Almost need to start our weekly column with an apology about the length of the story but in our minds this is the most important week to date for teams in the classification. Results from several games will directly impact league championships and help determine which teams stay in contention for [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: CLASS 2A WEEKLY UPDATE (JAN 28TH)

Sorting out crowded standings atop the Mile High and Lower Platte conferences will take place this weekend as top teams in each step on the court together. Mile High leaders Resurrection Christian and Liberty Common are challenged by third place teams Denver Christian and Highland respectively whil [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: CLASS 3A WEEKLY REPORT (JAN 28TH)

As teams wind down the January portion of the schedule, Class 3A basketball fans are starting to get a feel for which teams will land conference championships. Several races should clear up quite a bit this week as league leaders continue to square off. [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: CLASS 5A WEEKLY REPORT (JAN 27TH)

While the week opened with two results that will shake up the 5A boys basketball landscape the rest of the week might involve a more manageable slate of games for many teams holding down first place in their conference. By the end of the week, we’ll know who has risen as the cream of the crop and w [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: CLASS 3A WEEKLY REPORT (JAN 27TH)

With a league champion likely to be determined this week we begin in the Metro conference as the top contenders square off on two different days. Both key contests involve Lutheran and the 4th ranked Lions have the advantage of being at home for each battle. They host Faith Christian on Wednesday [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: CLASS 4A WEEKLY REPORT (JAN 27TH)

The second half of the regular season is underway as seven of eight 4A boys basketball conferences feature a team in sole possession of first place. But, no conference leader has breathing room yet with a number of challengers in every league. [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: CLASS 4A REPORT (JAN 27TH)

Every 4A conference this year features round robin play where teams play each other twice during the regular season. For the most part, the first round of league games conclude this week and schedule makers got it right as there are several matchups of conference leaders or battles between first an [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: CLASS 5A REPORT (JAN 27TH)

In addition to the many important conference matchups on the schedule this week fans may be treated to what could be a couple of Final Four matchups in 5A this week. It begins on Tuesday when top ranked ThunderRidge plays host to 3rd ranked Grandview and continues on Friday when 2nd ranked Broomfie [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: TOP 10 SCHEDULE FOR THE WEEK

Nine games on the schedule this week involve top 10 teams on the same court including a pair of top four clashes in the big school ranks. Tuesday night marks a non-conference battle between top ranked ThunderRidge and #3 Grandview while #2 Broomfield and #4 Monarch collide in a very important Front [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: NEW RANKINGS RELEASED (JAN 26TH)

Class 3A continues to be the biggest battle for the top spot in the latest girls’ basketball rankings released by CHSAANow.com. With ten first place votes, Sterling is again the number one team in the division but the Tigers are followed closely by Manitou Springs and Pagosa Springs who between the [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN SCHEDULE FOR THE WEEK

Attractive top ten games for the week get underway on Monday night as #3 Eaglecrest visits #9 Denver East in a 5A battle involving state championship contenders. #4 Dakota Ridge also has a make-up date with Lakewood that will impact the top four of the Jeffco standings. [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN POLLS RELEASED (JAN 26TH)

Not surprisingly there are new number one teams in Classes 2A and 3A this week. Resurrection Christian made the biggest splash and took over the top spot after blitzing then third ranked Highland last Friday. The margin of victory (46) was enough to get the Cougars past defending state champion Sa [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: TOP GAMES FOR THE WEEK AHEAD

Unbeaten conference leaders square off in a few cases this week as league races heat up a bit. There are also some top ten contests of note as we list the top games in girls basketball for the week. We’ll take an in-depth look at these matchups over the next few days as we release our weekly repor [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: TOP GAMES IN UPCOMING WEEK

The list is somewhat extensive in each division but here’s a quick glance at some of the games we’ll be previewing throughout the week on Colorado Preps. Virtually every game on the list involves a first or second place team in their respective conference and we’ll breakdown the scenarios in our [READ]

WRESTLING: RANKINGS FROM ON THE MAT ANNOUNCED

Olathe made the biggest move of any team in the this week’s wrestling rankings released today by ON THE MAT. The Pirates were unranked a week ago but jumped all the way to sixth in Class 3A this week. Their move pushed Fort Lupton, Sterling, Sheridan and Platte Valley all down one spot leaving Ber [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: CLASS 1A WEEKLY UPDATE (JAN 22ND)

The season has reached the midpoint and three teams in the class remain unbeaten. One of them, #4 Norwood, will have two new players in uniform this week as transfers who have sat out the required number of contests. Kit Carson enjoys the #1 ranking for another week, and Sangre de Cristo has supplan [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: CLASS 2A WEEKLY REPORT (JAN 22ND)

Ranked second and third with a combined record of 23-0 there’s plenty on the line when Resurrection Christian meets Highland in Loveland on Friday night. First and foremost the winner likely lands the Mile High league championship and should also grab a higher post-season seed for districts and a [READ]