Sports

No. 2 McClave Wins Classic Battle Against No. 7 Wiley

| John Contreras | Sports
The last match of the regular season between the No. 2 state-ranked McClave Cardinals and the No. 7 ranked Wiley Panthers ended with a bang on Friday, Oct. 28 in McClave. In a classic battle, the ...

No. 4 Cheyenne Wells Gets Strong Seed Going into State Playoffs

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Coming off a 41-8 win over a good Kim-Branson team on the only Astroturf field in eastern Colorado, the Cheyenne Wells Tigers received a big compliment from CHSAA and is seeded #4 in the playoff pi...

Eads Advances to the State Playoffs After 84-28 Romping Over Idalia

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Eads coach Trey Eder knew the Idalia Wolves would not be an easy out on Friday night as they were playing to stay alive in the season, on their own turf, and with some good athletes to boot. The Ea...

No. 7 Holly Gets Big Win Over Wiley, to Face Swink for League Title

| John Contreras | Sports
The No. 7 state-ranked Holly Wildcats got the win they needed over the Wiley Panthers to stay in the hunt for the Class A 8-man League 7 championship but it didn’t come easy. Wiley was looking to ...

Kit Carson Football Pounds Out 52-16 Win Over Weskan, KS

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Kit Carson picked up a non-conference game on an idle week with their Kansas neighbors, the Weskan Coyotes, and came away with their second win of the season, 52-16, in convincing fashion. It was t...

Despite Strong Fight, Lamar Rally Falls Short to University, 10-9, in 3A State Softball Semifinals

| John Contreras | Sports
A late rally fell short for the Lamar Thunder softball team as they fell, 10-9, to University in the semifinals of the 3A State Softball Championships on Saturday, Oct. 23 at Aurora Sports Park. T...

Six Tournovers Cost Eads the Conference Championship in 49-24 Loss to Cheyenne Wells

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
It was a key game for Eads as a win against Cheyenne Wells would place them atop of the 6-Man South Conference after being in a three-way tie with the Tigers and Granada. Unfortunately, a brutal se...

Kit Carson Meets a Buzz Saw in Merino

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The top-seeded team in the state, the Merino Rams, took little time to defeat the visiting Kit Carson Wildcats on Saturday in three straight set scores of 25-13, 25-7, and 25-13. Kit Carson was rid...

Eads Volleyball Grabs a Key Conference Win Over a Scrappy Cheyenne Wells Group

| Administrator | Sports
The contest with Cheyenne Wells was important for conference seeding in the very competitive Hi-Plains League. The Eagles battled against the feisty defense from the Tigers and a strong attack from...

No. 9 Holly Downs McClave, 44-26, to Take Sole Possession of First Place in Class 8-Man League 7 Race

| John Contreras | Sports
The prime time matchup in the area Class A 8-man ranks took place last Friday when the No. 9 state-ranked Holly Wildcats hosted the McClave Cardinals in a battle for first place in the Arkansas Val...

Lamar Falls to Thomas Jefferson, 6-2, in Region 4 Title Game; the Thunder to Face the Academy in First Round of 3A State Tourney

| John Contreras | Sports
It wasn’t the outcome the Lamar Thunder softball team was hoping for. But the bottom line is that they are headed to the 3A state tournament this weekend in Aurora. No. 5 Lamar (19-6) fell to No. ...

Wiley's Storied Softball Season Comes to an End in a Disappointing First Round Loss

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The smallest school in the 3A softball division, the Wiley Panthers, entered the Region 8 tournament in Fort Lupton (#6) on Saturday with a very impressive 17-2 record, despite receiving little lov...

Holly to Square Off with McClave for First Place in Class A 8-Man League 7 Race

| Administrator | Sports
Things are starting to get interesting for area 6-man and 8-man league football races. This week, the main attraction in the local 8-man ranks takes place on Friday, Oct. 14 when the No. 9 state-r...

Cheyenne Wells Takes Care of Walsh 68-24: Prepares for League Showdown with Eads

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Cheyenne Wells senior Ty Scheler scored 7 touchdowns in the Tigers’ strong win over a decent Walsh group in Cheyenne Wells on Friday night. Scheler led the Tigers to a 68-24 win and sent a strong m...

Wiley Finishes Regular Season 17-2 and Ranked #11 in Region 8 Tournament

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
It’s been a great season for the smallest school in the 3A Colorado softball division as Wiley finished up their regular season with 17-2 record including an 11-4 win on the road over Alamosa on Th...

Lamar to Host 3A Region 4 Tournament: Thunder Caps Regular Season with Loss to Brush and Win Over Rocky Ford

| Administrator | Sports
The postseason has arrived for high school softball and regional tournament brackets were announced by CHSAA.com on Monday afternoon. No. 5 seed Lamar will host the 3A Region 4 tournament on Satur...
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