Conference play continues for top 10 girls’ basketball teams again this week. Leading the Tuesday list of games are important battles in the 5A Front Range and 4A Tri Valley.
#5 Fossil Ridge and #7 Horizon are two of four remaining unbeatens in the Front Range conference and they begin the night tied with Legacy and Mountain Range in first place. Both the Sabercats and Hawks will be favored in future matchups with the Lightning and Mustangs, tonight’s winner becomes the favorite land the conference crown.
#6 Holy Family and #9 Berthoud are tied with Windsor atop the Tri Valley conference. All remaining league teams have two losses already so it seems to be a three-team race nearing the halfway point of the schedule. Berthoud (11-1) has the better record but Holy Family (6-4) has played the stronger schedule.
A good matchup out west without any conference bearing pits #5 Delta (3A) against #8 Montrose (4A). Delta (8-1) has won four straight since a loss at Centauri and is coming off a strong showing against Basalt (56-15) last week. Montrose has won 13 of 14 games with a lone loss against a New Mexico opponent. They took out Rifle 47-31 in their last outing.
The entire schedule for Top 10 clubs is below. Final scores can be sent to Colorado Preps by text at 970.380.7737.
FINAL: #3 South Baca beat Cheyenne Wells 60-22
FINAL: #9 North Park beat Hayden 46-31
FINAL: #2 Colorado Springs Christian beat Manitou Springs 75-42
FINAL: #5 Delta beat #8 Montrose (4A) 37-35
FINAL: #6 Eaton beat University 51-38
FINAL: #7 Grand Valley beat Rifle 42-38
FINAL: Faith Christian beat #8 Lutheran 44-42
FINAL: #10 Cedaredge beat Olathe 37-10
FINAL: #2 Pueblo South beat Pueblo County 52-36
FINAL: #3 Pueblo West beat Pueblo East 54-25
FINAL: #6 Holy Family beat #9 Berthoud 60-58 (OT)
FINAL: #7 Greeley Central beat Niwot 55-26
FINAL: #10 Ponderosa beat Heritage 51-27
FINAL: #1 Regis beat ThunderRidge 45-34
#2 Highlands Ranch vs Douglas County
FINAL: #5 Fossil Ridge beat #7 Horizon 62-57
FINAL: #8 Vista Peak beat Aurora Central 88-21
FINAL: #9 Ralston Valley beat Lakewood 67-65
FINAL: #10 Broomfield beat Fort Collins 51-19