Keyword: Jim Benton
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The 800-meter run is not a sprint and it’s not a distance race. It’s a hybrid. It takes speed, stamina, grit and a high threshold for pain to succeed in the 800, which is often referred to as a middle-distance race. In short, the 800 — … more
Ponderosa senior Maddie Gabel embraces the challenge of being a leader at soccer while Lutheran coach Jim Pereira is hoping to watch senior leadership finally surface later this season on his soccer team. Both Ponderosa and Lutheran have been … more
The position of catcher is not easy on the body. Players take their lumps with foul tips, flung bats and plays at home plate with a base runner charging toward them. And, of course, there’s the squatting catchers must do, keeping their knees … more
Eliot Edwards was one of a group of freshman players on the Chaparral girls soccer team two springs ago when the Wolverines started to rejuvenate a program that was 0-15 during the 2014 season. Chaparral has gone 19-14 the past two seasons under … more
Legend was ushered out of the Class 5A boys basketball playoffs after a 47-39 loss to Continental League opponent Mountain Vista on Feb. 25. Still, Titans coach Kevin Boley felt his team found something important this season. “Going into the … more
Josh Chetwynd grew up playing baseball but he’s now a member of Colorado’s best curling team. “I played Division I college baseball at Northwestern University in the Big 10,” said Chetwynd. “After that I played a year of independent … more
Athletes like Kiara Jasunas and Holley Dennis sometimes feel they have been left high and dry as high school swimmers. There are 29 girls swimming teams in the north, south and west metro areas covered by Colorado Community Media, but only four … more
Kevin Boley's memory is jogged every time he watches his Legend High School basketball team play. Boley has put together some pretty good teams as the only boys basketball coach since Legend opened in 2008. In the past six campaigns, including … more
Chaparral girls basketball coach Tony Speights spends a lot of time these days watching his team grow up. “We haven't been this young in four years,” Speights said. “I love this group. “We have three seniors, a junior, four sophomores … more
Highlands Ranch senior volleyball player Melissa Evans led all Class 5A players in kills with 483 this season, so it's not surprising that Falcons coach Lou Krauss sometimes took cover during practice. “She hits it real hard,” Krauss said. … more
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