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Winter sports return but restrictions abound

Winter sports return but restrictions abound

High school athletes face a tough and short season.
High school wrestling is back on in Boulder County

High school wrestling is back on in Boulder County

Health department and school district reach agreement allowing season to take place.
Youth ice hockey plays on in Longmont

Youth ice hockey plays on in Longmont

The rink is divided and the practice schedule is shortened, but young players can still hit the ice at Roosevelt Park.
Winter prep sports get state variance, can start practice on Jan. 18, competion on Jan. 25

Winter prep sports get state variance, can start practice on Jan. 18, competion on Jan. 25

Earlier this month, the Season B start date was pushed to  Feb. 1 based on indications from state health officials the season would not be allowed under COVID-related restrictions, but the Colorado High School Activities Association today announced it has received state variances to allow a January start.
Skyline QB Silva named to 4A All-State team; RB Bridwell makes second team

Skyline QB Silva named to 4A All-State team; RB Bridwell makes second team

Also earning CHSAA honors were Skyline guard Oscar Aranday and defensive lineman Joel Hesse, Longmont quarterback Keegan Patterson, receiver Caleb Johnson and defensive tackle Aiden Gaddis, Silver Creek receiver Eli Hubert and Mead QB Gavin Garrettson, and Niwot QB Ayden Bartko and wide receiver Craig Wright.
Free webinars this week aim to help high school athtletes cope with impacts of pandemic

Free webinars this week aim to help high school athtletes cope with impacts of pandemic

“We, as educational leaders, need to provide our students with coping strategies and resilience in navigating their current world that has been turned upside down by decisions out of their control as a result of the negative impacts of COVID-19,” Colorado High School Activities Association Commissioner Rhonda Blanford-Green stated in a news release.
Start date for winter high school sports delayed due to COVID

Start date for winter high school sports delayed due to COVID

The decision was made based on indications from state health officials that the season would not be allowed under current COVID-related restrictions.
NBA dreams will start in Australia for Longmont High’s first-ever draft pick

NBA dreams will start in Australia for Longmont High’s first-ever draft pick

Justinian Jessup, who was Golden State Warriors' as 51st pick in NBA draft, will play in National Basketball League when season starts in January.
Prep football: Mead forced to forfeit playoff game due to COVID-19

Prep football: Mead forced to forfeit playoff game due to COVID-19

Mead pulled its football team out of the Colorado High School Activities Association playoffs on Monday after a positive COVID-19 case forced the entire team to quarantine as a precaution, according to Mead Athletic Director Chad Eisentrager.
Despite stellar season Skyline falls short of 4A playoffs; 3A Mead makes it in as a No. 5 seed

Despite stellar season Skyline falls short of 4A playoffs; 3A Mead makes it in as a No. 5 seed

Skyline finished 5-1, but its RPI ranking was much lower than any of the eight teams included in the playoff bracket released on Sunday. Mead plays Pueblo South on Thursday.