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  • Rebels end 2017 with big victory over Jaguars

    By Seth Davis Kahn

    LITTLETON — The Columbine High School girls’ basketball team defeated the Rock Canyon Jaguars on Dec. 19 at Columbine High School 56-27, improving the Rebels to 7-1 in nonleague play and keeping the girls undefeated at home this year.

  • FRCS’ fundamental defense not enough in tough loss

    By Levi Waddell

    Despite strong ball movement and a plethora of strikes at the basket, the shots simply weren’t falling for the Front Range Christian girls basketball team on Dec. 20 against the SkyView Academy Hawks. The Falcons ultimately came up short against the Hawks, 40-15.

    Falcons head coach Dave Hiltman feels the wins will come with time, as his young team is still finding its identity as the season progresses.

  • Eagle girls end non-league play on a high note in OT

    By Seth Davis Kahn

    The Dakota Ridge girls basketball team improved to 6-4 on Dec. 20 after defeating the Lightning of Legacy High School in overtime, 73-69. The win came in not only the Eagles’ final game before break, but it was also their last non-conference game.

    The Eagles started off strong, jumping out to a 6-0 lead within the first four minutes of the game. Led by four points apiece from junior Sydney Daniels, senior Skylar Lodice and junior Maggie Hawley, the Eagles jumped out to a six-point, 21-16 lead.

  • Our Readers Write

    Time to raise our kids to be nice

  • Take care of the easy stuff

    New Year’s resolutions for 2018 are coming soon. Bah humbug. I’d rather recommend resolutions for other folks to make. Resolutions to change not just big stuff, but everyday annoyances. And this doesn’t even pertain to people in the world’s scariest spots like the Middle East. North Korea. The White House.

  • Traits of political success moving forward

    After voters elected Democrat Doug Jones to the United States Senate in what had been considered to be reliably Republican Alabama last week, several national pundits argued that if a Democrat could win in Alabama, that Democrats will win across the board in 2018 and that Jones’ victory is effectively a death knell for the Republican Party.

  • Sheriff's Calls

    Unhappy medium

  • Columbine hockey takes down the Chargers

    LITTLETON — Throw out the records in rivalry games? The Columbine and Chatfield hockey teams seemed more bent on disposing of last season’s win-loss records — a combined 5-31-2 — when they squared off for the only time in 2017-18.

    Heading into the non-conference matchup at Edge Ice Arena on Friday, both clubs seemed to be on the road toward respectability, having matched their victory total two weeks into the campaign.

  • Chatfield girls rally late over Denver South

    LITTLETON — The Chatfield girls basketball team sure knows how to make a statement, and it did just that in its comeback 67-63 victory against Denver South at home on Dec.14.

    With five minutes left in the first half, the Chargers trailed by as many as 10 points before mounting their comeback.

    Throughout much of the matchup, the Chargers had no answer for the Rebels’ star point guard, Timiya Guevara, who netted 20 points.

  • D’Evelyn boys basketball decimates the Lobos

    CONIFER — Despite starting off strong against D’Evelyn and keeping up its effort on Friday night, the Conifer boys basketball team was no match for the Jaguars as the Lobos fell 65-47.