- Grace Szucs and Alexa Oatman grew up carpooling to gymnastics with each other, they have been friends ever since. They ended up going to different high schools in Monument but even as cross-town rivals, they still cheer each other on. That was the case Thursday at the state track and field meet.
- Sand Creek girls soccer beat Pueblo Centennial Wednesday night. The Scorpions will now play Evergreen in the 4A State Semi-finals Saturday.
- A night after Boston ace Chris Sale became the first pitcher in major league history to strike out 17 batters in seven innings - and Colorado matched a franchise worst with 24 Ks - Rodriguez had the Rockies whiffing again. They ended up with 16 strikeouts in all.