Lauren Betts, Jr., C, Grandview — Considered the No. 1 junior in the nation by ESPN, Betts is the latest elite Colorado talent to commit to Stanford. A condensed schedule may derail the 6-foot-7 post’s string of 100-block seasons to start her prep career, but an elusive state title is there for the taking. … [Read more...] about 20 Colorado high school girls basketball players to watch in 2021
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And when Redwine grinds, it’s with a goal in mind: Getting the Patriots, 19-6 last season, to Denver Coliseum’s Final Four. Behind Redwine and now-senior wing guard Maya Whiteside, a Long Island commit, George Washington danced all the way to the Class 4A Sweet 16 last March before bowing out at the hands of Pueblo West. … [Read more...] about George Washington guard Jaida Redwine was one of Colorado prep hoops’ biggest secrets. Not anymore.
“The only people in the stands were people that snowshoed, skied or snowmobiled in,” Young said. “I went out for warmups and it was just pathetic. Every 5 yards they piled up the snow, so it was like I had to be (Olympic hurdler) Edwin Moses. You had to jump over each pile. So a guy would run a route, jump over that thing, run, jump over that thing.” … [Read more...] about Bucs vs. Packers at snowy Lambeau? 49ers’ Steve Young recalls his near-death experience
Hutton was replaced by Jonas Johansson to begin the third period, apparently due to injury. Hutton had his helmet knocked off after being hit in the head by the Flyers’ Ivan Provorov early in the second period after Provorov was checked into the goalie by Brandon Montour. Hutton had 19 saves. … [Read more...] about Brian Elliott’s 40-Save Shutout Powers Flyers To 3-0 Over Sabres
The three men, now friends and members in good standing of the Presidents Club, were a symbolic affirmation of the central themes of Biden's inaugural address — that "democracy has prevailed" and "we must end this uncivil war that pits red against blue." But the real test of Biden's call for unity is what happens now — as the new President seeks Congress' support for Covid-19 relief and the Senate weighs how to try the impeached (for the second time) former President Donald Trump, who flew out of town the morning of the inauguration. … [Read more...] about Four presidents take a stand