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GIRLS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN SCHEDULE (SATURDAY)

Two very attractive contests on the schedule today will determine tournament champions in Lamar and Grandview. 2nd ranked Kit Carson meets longtime rival and 9th ranked Eads in the finals of the 51st annual Lamar Holiday Tournament (1A) while 2nd ranked Grandview should get tested by unbeaten Grand [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN SCHEDULE (SATURDAY)

The lone top ten battle on the Saturday slate will determine the 51st annual Lamar Holiday Tournament championship as 9th ranked Holly meets 10th ranked Wiley. Both teams picked up quality semifinal wins on Friday night as Holly took out Springfield 54-45 and Wiley dumped Granada 49-37. [READ]

WRESTLING: INDIVIDUAL RANKINGS (ALL CLASSES)

The final weekend of December wrestling in Colorado is underway and before the events got underway Tim Yount with ON THE MAT released another set of individual rankings. Here at Colorado Preps, we list the top four in each weight division in each classification but Tim often ranks 15-25 deep across [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN SCHEDULE (FRIDAY)

While many big schools compete in out of state tournaments, the center of attention tonight could be in the 1A ranks where three matchups involve top ten teams on the same court. 2nd ranked Kit Carson and 8th ranked Springfield meet up in the semifinals of the Lamar Holiday classic and 5th ranked [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN SCHEDULE (FRIDAY)

A couple of tournament semifinals that pit two ranked teams on the same court step forward as the focus of the Friday night schedule. In Class 1A, 9th ranked Holly and 10th ranked Wiley collide for a berth in the Lamar Holiday Tournament championship game against either 2nd ranked Springfield or [READ]

WRESTLING: NEW TEAM RANKINGS RELEASED

Going into the final weekend of action before the Christmas break, Tim Yount with ON THE MAT has released his weekly wrestling rankings. Please note these rankings were posted before Grand Junction knocked off top ranked Arvada West in a dual on Thursday night. The Tigers and Wildcats are two of [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN SCHEDULE (THURSDAY)

Five of the top ten ranked teams from Class 1A will spend the weekend in the same locale as Springfield, Kit Carson, McClave, Holly and Wiley will compete in the 51st annual Lamar Holiday Shootout which opens this afternoon. With so many ranked teams in one eight team bracket, two of them will face [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN SCHEDULE (THURSDAY)

The 51st annual Lamar Holiday Shootout gets started today and three ranked from Class 1A are in the field. That list includes 2nd ranked Kit Carson, 8th ranked Springfield and 9th ranked Eads. For good measure unbeaten McClave could also challenge for the championship on Saturday. [READ]

WRESTLING: NORTHERN COLORADO CLASSIC ON TAP FRIDAY

Nearly 70 teams and over 700 wrestlers from four different states are scheduled to compete in the Old Chicago Northern Colorado Christmas Tournament in Loveland this Friday and Saturday. The 16th annual event will be held at the Budweiser Events Center. [READ]

WRESTLING: WARRIOR CLASSIC OPENS ON FRIDAY

Wrestling takes center stage at Grand Junction Central high school this week as they host the 36th annual Warrior Classic. The field this year includes defending champion Rocky Mountain and two number one ranked teams in Paonia and Arvada West. First round matches open Friday morning at 10:00am [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN SCHEDULE (WEDNESDAY)

Other than a busy stretch for teams competing at the Tarkanian Classic in Las Vegas, almost every top ten team takes the night off. Other than the tournament out west, 5th ranked Jim Elliot (1A), #10 Evergreen (4A) and #8 Montbello (5A) are the only teams stepping on the court this evening. [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN SCHEDULE (WEDNESDAY)

As you can see below it’s a very limited schedule for top ten teams with the focus centered on the Grandview Tournament. The 2nd ranked Wolves begin the quest for a championship tonight against Chaparral. 7th ranked Lakewood is also in the field with a first round game with Falcon this evening. [READ]

FOOTBALL: MONTROSE COACH MOVING TO FRUITA MONUMENT

We're still working on getting all the details but the Mesa 51 School District in Grand Junction has announced that Todd Casebier is the new football coach at Fruita Monument high school. Casebier is coming off a very successful run at Montrose where he rebuilt the Indians program and led them to [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN SCHEDULE (TUESDAY)

Just seven top ten teams are in action tonight as the week three schedule opens with a very light slate. Most of the activity is centered on Class 3A where four teams are on the court including newly top ranked Sterling. The Tigers have a tough league test at Valley [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: TOP TEN SCHEDULE (TUESDAY)

Sangre De Cristo is the new number one team in Class 1A this week and the T-Birds see their first action since the latest poll when they host Monte Vista tonight. It’s one of just ten games statewide involving a ranked team on a very light night of basketball action. [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: WEEK 3 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

December basketball concludes this week and several tournaments dot the week three schedule. Below are the pairings and schedules that we have received thus far. If you have additional brackets or schedules you may email us to kevin@coloradopreps.com. [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: WEEK 3 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

The December tournament schedule wraps up this week as many teams get in a few more games before the Christmas break. Below is a list of the pairings and schedules that we have at this moment and we’ll continue to add throughout the week. Final scores will be posted in the Schedule/Scores section [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL: WEEK THREE POLLS RELEASED

As expected there’s a new number one team in Class 1A in the latest release of boys basketball rankings by CHSAANow. Sangre De Cristo, which was unranked to start the season, jumps into the top spot this week following a loss by McClave. Ranked number one last week, the Cardinals were upset by [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: WEEK THREE RANKINGS ANNOUNCED

The only change involving a number one team in the latest girls’ basketball rankings by CHSAANow takes place in Class 3A. For the second straight week, Sterling and Pagosa Springs exchange positions atop the rankings. Sterling opened the season at number one and then Pagosa Springs took over the [READ]

VIDEO: WEEKEND HIGHLIGHTS

Colorado Preps was out and about again over the weekend shooting various basketball games across the state. Already posted are highlights from the Caliche-Fleming doubleheader on Friday night and the semi-fiinals of the Meeker Shootout from that same night. [READ]