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Jim Benton
Overtime

Looking back at strong showings in fall season

Snow and cold weather was around for the kickoffs during the last few games of the football season, but the winter sports season has started and all games/matches are inside. So let it snow, let it …
D'Evelyn junior Sydney Volheim (2) shows her ball handling skills while being guarded by Heritage senior Kylie Stephens (12) during the Jaguars' victory Dec. 5.

Threes and defense propels D’Evelyn girls hoops to win

DENVER — Don’t be fooled … D’Evelyn’s girls basketball team is still going to put up its share of 3-pointers each game. D’Evelyn made seven 3-pointers against Heritage as the Jaguars …
Jim Benton
Overtime

McCaffrey, Logan are old friends and new rivals

Cherry Creek’s Dave Logan and Ed McCaffrey of Valor Christian had a lot in common even before they coached against each other in the Dec. 1 Class 5A state championship football game at Broncos Mile …
Golden senior Ilja Bubukin (11) splits Pueblo East’s Darnell Kindred, left, and Kyle Miller on Nov. 29. Bubukin scored a team-high 15 points in the Demons’ 72-49 victory during the opening round of the D’Evelyn/Golden Preview Classic Tournament.

Golden defeats Pueblo East in early top-10 4A boys hoops match-up

GOLDEN — Early on it looked like Golden senior Ilja Bubukin might be the only player with a scoring touch Nov. 29. In the opening round of the D’Evelyn/Golden Boys Basketball Preview Classic, …

Chatfield senior Bailey Truex (2) and Green Mountain junior Maddie Phillips (25) go after a loose ball Nov. 30 during the Chargers' 60-54 victory. The Rams scored 25 points in the final quarter, but it wasn't enough to overcome the 20-point deficit.

Late rally by Green Mountain girls hoops comes up short in opener

LITTLETON — Playing early and playing often has worked like a charm for Chatfield’s girls basketball team. The Chargers won their third game in five days Nov. 30 with a 60-54 victory over Green …
Standout Performers

Jefferson County Standout Performers: Week of Oct. 18

Christaana Angelopulos, Arvada West As the team's leadoff hitter, the shortstop Angelopulos went 5-for-5 with a home run on the first pitch of the Oct. 13 regional playoff game against Mountain …
Jefferson junior quarterback Devon Kemp (21) finds himself one-on-one with Platte Canyon junior Brandon Patterson (52) during the Class 1A Foothills League game Oct. 6 at Trailblazer Stadium in Lakewood. Kemp threw a touchdown pass to senior Kurvonte Rice in the second quarter, but it was the lone score for the Saints in a 32-6 loss to the Huskies.
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Jeffco Standout Performers: Week of Oct. 11

Danny Kingman, Lakewood The senior number 2 singles player became a Region 5 champ on Oct. 3. Kingman and a few of his teammates now move on to the Oct. 11-13 5A state tennis …
Ralston Valley senior Cort Johnson (4) drives toward the net as Columbine senior Connor Watz (16) tries to cut off Johnson's path Sept. 27 at the North Area Athletic Complex in Arvada. Ralston Valley won 3-1.

Jeffco Standouts Performers: Week of Oct. 04

Gabby Seigh, Bear Creek The sophomore utility player (hitting .328) provided just what her team needed, going 2-3 with two RBI’s in the Bear’s Sept. 27 win over Lakewood. Kristin …

Jeffco Standout Performers: Sept. 27 edition

Nick Von Feldt, Wheat Ridge Farmers football team ran all over Centarus Sept. 21, but no one did more of the trampling than Von Feldt. The junior rushed 12 times for 211 yards and five …

Jeffco Standout Performers: Week of Sept. 13

Macee Thompson, Lakewood The senior third base player was 2 for 4 at the plate against Fruita Sept. 8. Her double helped ensure the Tigers won the game 9-5. She currently enjoys a lofty .596 …
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