The 2015 Gilpin Volleyball Team
First row, from left: Courtney Holmes, Shania Gonzales, and Kasen Nelson. Second row: Carly Johnson, Aspen Cowles, Katelyn Armstrong, Trystin Swan, and head coach Alexis Donaldson. Third row: Victoria Stephens, Skylar Murdock, Aspen Nadeau, Alex Martin, and Cicely Lepro. Fourth row: Jada Gohdes, Carlota Saez-Aymerich, and Lindsey James. Fifth row: Breanna Kennedy, Alexis Kennedy, Jessie Morgan. Not pictured: Cheyenne Cowles, Cheyenne Jackson, Lila Silverman, and Sierra De Leon.

Gilpin girls to host tourney

The 2015 Gilpin Volleyball TeamFirst row, from left: Courtney Holmes, Shania Gonzales, and Kasen Nelson. Second row: Carly Johnson, Aspen Cowles, Katelyn Armstrong, Trystin Swan, and ...
2015 Nederland High School Football Team
Back row, from left: Tucker Carr, Trig Campbell, Layton Kasch, JJ Rippy, Hunter Chilcote, Michael Wood, Jack Abendroth, and Aswin Malla.¬†Middle row, from left: Coach Clay White, Coach Aaron Jones, Jaylan Rasdall, Quin Kuechenmeister, Austin O’Melia, Ian Dunham, Bob Allen, Sunil Ghale, Jean Luc Pineau, Caleb Pugmire, Kellen Sequeira and Coach Jake Metzger. Front row, from left: Rhode Hessner, Aubrey Charlson, Toby Kane, Keyghan, Connor Nikkel, Wesley Nation, Garret Ceurvorst, Adler Mueller and Damon Vigil.

NHS football gains in numbers

2015 Nederland High School Football TeamBack row, from left: Tucker Carr, Trig Campbell, Layton Kasch, JJ Rippy, Hunter Chilcote, Michael Wood, Jack Abendroth, and Aswin Malla. Middle ...
2015 Gilpin High School Football Team
Front row, from left: Angel Gomez, Chad Holmes, Daniel Jewell, and Chase Besiallon. Second row, from left: Will Lorenz, Jake Duncan, Jack Ball, Manny Gomez, and Josh Trujillo. Third row, from left: Eryk Lorenz, Braedyn Perez, Matthew Immordino, Sam Ghaffarim, Dan Garcia, and Tristan Froio. Top row, from left: Randahl Buck, Austin Boulter, Bjorn Tomlinson, Chase Boulter, Jonathan Ramsey, Jonny Lovett, and Kyle Viboolsittiser.

Gilpin gridders gear up for season

2015 Gilpin High School Football TeamFront row, from left: Angel Gomez, Chad Holmes, Daniel Jewell, and Chase Besiallon. Second row, from left: Will Lorenz, Jake Duncan, Jack Ball, ...
The 2015 Nederland High School Volleyball Team
Top, from left: Coach Brian Gioia, Breegan McClish, Jessica Gloe, Karen Sorokach, Mazie Pancoast, Bree Mendez, Hattie Bakke, Katie Jewell, and Coach Shelby Nation. Middle row, from left: Nicole Silva, Addie Jacoby, Brie Sineni, Chloe Lindstrom, Sofie Anderson, and Sara Dove. Bottom row, from left: Nikki Farris, Sam Malick, Destiny Beal, Nevaeh Lajudice, and Tobiah Nagle. Not pictured: Hanna Woods.

NHS netters begin promising season

The 2015 Nederland High School Volleyball TeamTop, from left: Coach Brian Gioia, Breegan McClish, Jessica Gloe, Karen Sorokach, Mazie Pancoast, Bree Mendez, Hattie Bakke, Katie Jewell, ...
The Mountain Bike team
Nederland has joined the Colorado High School Cycling League and will race against 70 other teams from around the state. There will be four high school races before the state championship in Eagle, Colorado.  Back row, from left: Coach Greg Guevara, Coach Mark Mabbett, Brannen Schrader, Brandon Schreiner, Jose Garcia-Upczak, Chris Francis, Jacob DeLong, and  Coach Scott Sanders. Front row, from left: Eve Colton, Oliver Vernon, Michael Crapsey, Tom Shankey, Matt McGregor, Hunter Harless, Hatcher Edmonson, Parker Newby, Quinn Boutot, and Coach Sean Boutot.

NMSHS mountain bikers unite

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Thousands of plains people scramble over our mountain bike trails every summer, searching for the perfect high-altitude Rocky Mountain experience of ascending ...
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Fatal accident driver faces vehicular homicide charge

Barbara Lawlor, Boulder County.  Kelley Wiggins, 37, the driver of the 1997 Pontiac Firebird that was involved in a rollover accident that killed one person and injured four others, ...
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NES begins with a peal

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  At first it seemed like chaos. The buses lumbered in, the students clambered out, clutching armfuls of bags, leaning forward against the weight of the packs ...
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Wild weed walk in the woods

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  This is the time of year when the mountain meadows and forests are their most fragrant and flowerful. Blooms have just passed their peak, with many already ...
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Graceful art in the roots

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. Almost everyone is born with a gift. Finding one’s gift is the hard part. Some people spend their whole life trying to figure out what they are ...