Thursday, Feb. 11
Severance 61, Niwot 28, in Severance: Severance received its fifth consecutive recreation after dropping its season opener a couple of weeks in the past. The Silver Knights are 5-1 total, 3-0 in 4A Longs Peak play. Severance led 20-3 after one quarter and 32-8 at halftime. Sophomore Ty Adam continued to refill the boxscore with 20 factors on 7-of-15 taking pictures, eight rebounds, three assists and three steals.
Northridge 50, Berthoud 36, in Greeley: Northridge picked up its first win of the season, enhancing to 1-5 total, 1-2 in 4A Longs Peak League play. Sophomores Zach Van Soest and Jackson Jenkins scored 17 and 11 factors, respectively, for the Grizzlies. Van Soest added 11 rebounds and two steals. After main simply 16-13 at halftime, Northridge created ample separation with a 34-23 benefit within the second half.
Union Colony 53, Entrance Vary Christian 51, in Greeley: Union Colony picked up its second win of the season by way of this 3A/2A/1A Mile Excessive League nail-biter. The Timberwolves improved to 2-2 total, 1-2 in league. Union Colony erased a 23-15 first-half deficit by outscoring the Falcons 38-28 within the second half.
Riverdale Ridge 55, Roosevelt 53, in Johnstown: Roosevelt dropped a decent one, falling to 4-2 total, 2-1 in 4A Longs Peak play. The Tough Riders led 14-8 after one quarter however Riverdale Ridge gained some momentum again with a 21-12 second quarter to take a 29-26 lead at halftime. Regardless of the loss, juniors Brock Saya and Keaton Kaiser scored 20 and 15 factors, respectively, for Roosevelt. Saya additionally had 10 steals and 7 rebounds. Sophomore Tucker Peterson added three factors and 13 rebounds.
Englewood 68, Fort Lupton 40, in Fort Lupton: Fort Lupton struggled in all sides, falling to 3-2 on the season. This loss snapped the Bluedevils’ three-game win streak.
Flatirons Academy 50, Dayspring Christian 48, in Greeley: Dayspring was simply narrowly denied its second win of the season, falling to 1-4 on the season.
Wiggins 64, Briggsdale 44, in Briggsdale: Briggsdale fell for simply the second time this season, dropping to 4-2 total. The loss snapped a two-game win streak.
Eaton 59, Frontier Academy 21, in Greeley: Frontier Academy was unable to maintain tempo with the high-powered Reds, which led 18-2 after one quarter and 34-12 by halftime. Eaton sophomore Leyah Scott and senior Nakaiya Kuskie led all scorers with 17 factors apiece. Reds senior Jennifer Jarnagin chipped in three factors, seven rebounds, six assists and three steals. Junior Cristina SoRelle led Frontier with 9 factors. Eaton improved to 6-0 total, 5-0 in 3A Patriot League play. The Wolverines fell to 2-3, 0-2.
Briggsdale 61, Wiggins 31, in Briggdale: The Falcons ran their excellent document to 6-0 with this nonleague victory. Three Briggsdale gamers scored double figures: senior Shelby Hoffman (17), freshman Jenna Krise (15) and sophomore Macie Klem. Krise added 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Hoffman chipped in six assists and 5 steals.
Platte Valley 63, Sterling 47, in Sterling: Platte Valley picked up its second high quality 3A Patriot League win in three days, enhancing to 4-1 total, 2-0 in league play. Three Broncos gamers scored double figures: junior Cora Schissler (18), sophomore Bree Bunting (14) and junior Cassie Ridings (11). Junior Brooke Bunting added eight factors, 9 rebounds, 5 assists and 5 steals.
College 51, Resurrection Christian 43, in Loveland: After a sluggish begin to the season, College has seemingly discovered its stride, successful its third consecutive recreation. The Bulldogs now sit at 4-3 total, 3-1 in 3A Patriot League play. College dominated from the get-go, going up 18-8 after one quarter and 32-16 by halftime.
Berthoud 58, Northridge 44, in Greeley: Northridge suffered its first lack of the season, falling to 5-1 total, 3-1 in 4A Longs Peak play. The Grizzlies began effectively sufficient, going up 16-8 within the first half. However Berthoud responded, taking a 25-21 lead at halftime earlier than outscoring Northridge 33-23 within the second half.
Roosevelt 82, Riverdale Ridge 40, in Johnstown: Roosevelt bounced again properly from its first lack of the season, two days earlier towards Northridge. The Tough Riders had been in full management after going up 32-10 within the first quarter. Roosevelt improved to 5-1 total, 4-1 in 4A Longs Peak play.
Severance 72, Niwot 17, in Severance: Severance secured its fifth consecutive win, enhancing to 5-1 total, 3-0 in 4A Longs Peak League play. The Silver Knights have outscored their opponents by a median of 31 factors per recreation throughout this win streak.
Valley 41, Liberty Widespread 30, in Gilcrest: Valley evened its 3A Patriot League document to 2-2, whereas additionally enhancing its total document to 4-2. The sport was tied at 18 at halftime earlier than the Vikings outscored the Eagles 18-5 within the third to create ample separation. Junior Jordan Savolt led Valley with 12 factors on 4-of-5 taking pictures.
Flatirons Academy 52, Dayspring Christian 10, in Greeley: Dayspring struggled to get its offense going, falling to 4-2 on the season. Flatirons Academy is the fifth-ranked crew in 1A, in accordance with CHSAANow.com.
Entrance Vary Christian 35, Union Colony 27, in Greeley: Regardless of junior Kamryn Arnold’s 17 factors on 5-of-11 taking pictures and 12 rebounds, Union Colony was unable to choose up its second win of the season. Entrance Vary Christian by no means outscored the Timberwolves by greater than six factors in a single quarter, however its methodical method allowed it to take a 28-17 lead by means of three quarters.
Englewood 31, Fort Lupton 30, in Englewood: The Bluedevils had been narrowly denied their second win of the season, falling to 1-4 total, 1-2 in 4A/3A Colorado League play. Neither crew led by greater than two factors after any quarter.
Ladies swimming and diving
Greeley West 184, Erie 120, in Greeley: On senior night time, Greeley West senior Emma Sheaffer swam her finest time within the 50-yard freestyle, inserting second (26.48). She additionally lowered her time main off the 200 freestyle relay, with a time of 26.27. To cap off a stellar day, Sheaffer then received the 100 backstroke in 1:03.87. Senior captain Grace Doerner received the five hundred freestyle and swam her finest time within the 100 freestyle, main off the 400 free relay with a time of 1:00.79. That point would have received the person 100 freestyle. Different standout performers amongst West’s seniors included Jacey Piacenza (diving, 286.58); Abby Lemke (100 free, 1:09.99; 100 breaststroke 1:25.56); Renee Greenberg (200 IM); Lexee Sutton (100 breaststroke)
Roosevelt 51, Greeley Central 18, in Greeley: Roosevelt continued its fast rise amongst 4A heavy-hitters, successful six of 11 contested matches. The Tough Riders additionally benefitted from three Greeley Central forfeits. In Roosevelt’s closest win of the night time, 182-pounder Brigham Hartson edged Greeley Central’s Yahir Chairez-Salazar 3-2. The Wildcats additionally obtained a pair of one-point wins — from Mateo Luna at 126 kilos and from 106-pounder Kevin Soto. The Tough Riders are ranked eighth in 4A by On The Mat.
Platte Valley 39, Wray 38, in Wray: In a twin between small-school powerhouses, an early Wray forfeit proved to be the distinction. The Broncos had a full lineup, successful six of 13 contested matches. Maybe essentially the most dramatic win of the night time, Platte Valley 126-pounder Cass Remedy edged Dillon Schmidt 6-4. Broncos 145-pounder Orrin Jackson had Platte Valley’s quickest win of the night time, pinning Reid Brown in 2:43. Wray is the top-ranked crew in 2A by On The Mat, whereas the Broncos are ranked sixth in 3A. In maybe essentially the most star-studded match of the night time, Platte Valley 220-pounder Jeremiah Garcia pinned Harrison Wade in 3:34. Garcia is ranked first in 3A, whereas Wade is third in 2A.
Severance 42, Frederick 40, in Frederick: With the advantage of three Frederick forfeits, Severance narrowly secured a twin win. The Silver Knights additionally received 4 of 11 contested matches. Severance had a wrestler in all 14 positions. Amongst its wins in contested matches, 195-pounder Colby Runner pinned Frederick’s James Case in 45 seconds.
Thompson Valley 45, Windsor 22, in Windsor: In a twin between 4A powerhouses, Thompson Valley received seven of 12 contested matches. Within the closest match of the night time, Windsor 195-pounder Aiden Ray edged Ronan Bittner 1-0. Thompson Valley is ranked fourth in 4A within the newest On The Mat statewide rankings, whereas Windsor is fifth.
Northridge 24, Niwot 12, in Niwot: Northridge secured the higher hand in 4 of the 5 contested matches. Amongst these wins, 160-pounder Giovani Luna pinned Niwot’s Vithal Arya in 19 seconds.
Greeley West 49, Riverdale Ridge 21, in Greeley: West received seven of 9 contested matches and in addition obtained three forfeits. Spartans 120-pounder Davian Urritia earned a 14-2 main resolution towards Braden Damron. One other spectacular win for West, 138-pounder William Royball pinned Rony Sawaqed in 33 seconds.
Brush 45, College 24, in Greeley: College prevailed in three of 5 contested matches, however the distinction within the twin had been the six matches the Bulldogs forfeited. Sebastian Cortez (285 kilos), Nick Meesey (138) and Paxton Daggett (145) every earned pins for College. Daggett’s pin, towards Brenden Strand, got here in 24 seconds.
Bobby Fernandez covers highschool sports activities for the Greeley Tribune. Attain him at (970) 392-4478, by e mail at [email protected] or on Twitter @BobbyDFernandez.