Today's Sports

  • Sports briefs

    Tenney leads charge with 90 as Evergreen placed third
    — Sophomore Madison Tenney shot a 90 to lead Evergreen to a third-place finish at the 4A Jeffco League girls golf match at the Meadows Golf Course on April 18.
    Tenney placed fifth in the 40-golfer field.
    Valor Christian took team honors after scoring the top three places en route to a 341 team score. Golden was second at 356, followed by Evergreen with a 401.

  • Five Evergreen student-athletes...

    Following is a list of Evergreen High student-athletes along with their accomplishments who signed their letters-of-intent to play collegiately during a ceremony at the school on April 18:

    Cross country: letterman; all-conference honorable mention
    Volleyball: three-time letterman; two-time all-conference first team; one-time all-conference honorable mention

  • Lobos surprise Cougars, win...

    CONIFER — Little did Caleb Henderson believe he would even get the opportunity to bat in the seventh inning of Conifer’s rivalry game with Evergreen on April 18. After all, he was the fifth batter in line and the Lobos’ first two batters struck out.

  • Sports briefs

    Lady Cougars still perfect after 5-2 road win at 5A Pomona
    — Evergreen improved to 9-0 on the season with a 5-2 win over host Pomona on April 13.
    Winners included No. 3 singles Kristin Shirk and all four doubles teams.

    Imes, Cougars rolling along after 6-1 win over Wheat Ridge

    Mike Imes homered and drove in three runs as Evergreen won its sixth straight with a 6-1 victory over Wheat Ridge on April 16.

  • Tie with Wheat Ridge leaves Lady...

    LAKEWOOD — A 2-2 double-overtime tie against Wheat Ridge left the Evergreen girls’ soccer team feeling a little raw and empty on April 13 at Lakewood Memorial Field. For nine years, the Lady Cougars (7-1-2, 4-0-1 4A Jeffco) have been unable to defeat Wheat Ridge, making the tie feel more like a loss than a draw.

  • Crews, Cougars thump Lobos

    Scott Crews had a goal and three assists, and host Evergreen had four players with two goals each in a 12-4 boys lacrosse victory over rival Conifer on April 13.
    The Cougars, off to the best start in school history, improved to 10-0 overall, 5-0 in the Foothills Conference following an 11-8 win over Golden on April 16. Conifer fell to 4-7, 1-4 in league play.

  • Tenney leads Lady Cougars charge

    LAKEWOOD — It wasn’t the way Madison Tenney wanted to start her round, but the Evergreen sophomore more than showed composure advanced for her years in closing it.
    Thinking she had to score better the Lady Cougars’ No. 1 girls golfer, after firing 4-over on the Par-4, 298-yard first hole, settled into a groove to finish with a 10-over 42 at The Homestead Golf Course on April 12.

  • Sports briefs

    Tenney leads Evergreen to third place at Indian Tree course
    — Evergreen sophomore Madison Tenney fired an 89, six shots off the lead, to tie for third and the Lady Cougars placed third as a team at Indian Tree Golf Course on April 9.
    Tenney lit up the back nine, firing a tournament-best 40 over the final nine holes.
    Teammate Jennifer Butler also finished in the top 10, placing 10th with a 96.

  • Sayler outruns field at Pasadena

    Evergreen junior Jackson Sayler ran a personal-best time of 4 minutes, 23.55 seconds to capture first place at the South Pasadena Tiger Invitational in Pasadena, Calif., on April 6.
    Sayler broke free from the pack on the final lap en route to shattering his previous one-mile mark by 12 seconds. His previous personal best of 4:33 was set earlier this year in Pocatello, Idaho.

  • Red-hot Cougars thump Chargers

    LAKEWOOD — One look at the Evergreen boys’ lacrosse team’s 8-0 record and it’s easy to see that they are having a red-hot season. So when they defeated the Chatfield Chargers 12-5 on April 4 at Trailblazer Stadium, the only thing that was shocking was that it was the first time the Cougars had beat the Chargers.