Nate Orf drove in two runs and Ivan De Jesus had a three-hit game, but the New Orleans Baby Cakes scored in the first six innings to give the Colorado Springs Sky Sox a 14-4 loss Wednesday night in front of 2,445 at Security Service Field.
Tyler Chatwood allowed just one hit in seven scoreless innings, Carlos Gonzalez homered and the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-2 on Wednesday night.
Twelve Colorado State football players were listed on Athlon Sports’ 2017 All-Mountain West preseason teams, including center Jake Bennett and wide receiver Michael Gallup receiving first-team recognition.
University of Colorado Colorado Springs junior golfer Colin Prater became the first Mountain Lion program history to earn a spot on the First Team in the PING Division II All-America Team announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America after the conclusion of stroke play at the 2017 national championships Wednesday. He was a Third Team All-America member last season and was a Second Team selection as a freshman in 2014 at Colorado Mesa.
Three members of the Colorado College women’s track and field team and one from the men’s team were selected to the 2017 Division III All-West Region team by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.