Pine Creek High School Colorado Springs, CO, USA

Pine Creek High School

10750 Thunder Mountain Ave Colorado Springs, CO, USA
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4A Region 2 Preview Alan Versaw Oct 19, 2016

In a region dominated by Air Academy, Pine Creek, and Palmer Ridge, Ashley Polk could be potentially the only individual qualifier. Photo by Alan Versaw.

5A Girls Mid Season Analysis Alan Versaw Apr 24, 2015

It would be difficult to overestimate the impact Ally Watt, Shayna Yon, and Audra Koopman might have on the eventual outcome of the 5A Girls state contest. Photos by Alan Versaw and Paul Jaeger.

A Meet Overflowing Levi Stone Apr 6, 2015

What are Mackenzie Howie and Heide Baron looking so relaxed about? Oh, just a pair of sub-25 200s. Photo by Ashley Green.

Southwest region rankings, October 29 Oct 29, 2014

With the Colorado and Utah state meets now completed, what's left to settle of this is from Nevada, Arizona, and New Mexico. Those state finish up their state meets on November 8.

Role reversal Alan Versaw Oct 26, 2014

When you lay out all the factors leading to Fort Collins' stunning 5A girls title, possibly no factor looms larger than Heather Holt's eight-place finish. Photo by Alan Versaw.

5A Region 5 girls preview Oct 11, 2014

Senior Solana Quistorff of Douglas County hopes to lead her team to a state qualifying berth on Thursday. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.

Liberty Bell 2014 preview (updated) Alan Versaw Sep 10, 2014

As you start thinking of out-of-state entries who have the potential to snare a Liberty Bell crown, Jordan Lesansee of Albuquerque Academy should be on your list. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.

Vote for National Girls XC Team of the Week #1 (8/30) Brandon Miles Sep 1, 2014

Vote for MileSplit's National Girls XC Team Performance of the Week #1 (Monday, August 25th through Saturday, August 30th). The following 9 girls cross country teams from 7 different states had national noteworthy wins in major invitationals and meets this past week. Pick the one that most impressed you. Voting ends on Thursday, September 4th at 8 PM ET.

5A Girls season preview Alan Versaw Aug 17, 2014

If you recall this scene from this year's 5A state 1600, you understand why Megan Mooney must be reckoned among 5A's biggest cross country threats. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.

A first look at NXR-SW girls Alan Versaw Jul 19, 2014

Many of the early leaders of last year's field have graduated, but that doesn't translate into a race that's any less competitive this year. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.

Girls 100 meter cross country Alan Versaw Jul 10, 2014

Ally Watt helped carry Pine Creek to a couple of sprint relay state titles, but Pine Creek didn't quite come out of top of the 100 meter cross country scoring. Photo by Jeff McCoy.

5A Region 5 girls preview Alan Versaw Jul 4, 2014

After years of being the younger element of Mountain Vista's varsity roster, Delaney Fitzsimmons becomes the ranking senior this fall. Photo by Paul Jaeger.

2014 Golden Baton Alan Versaw May 18, 2014

Paonia's relays were golden this weekend and a big reason why the Eagles were able to repeat as 2A state champions. Photo by Alan Versaw.

5A girls, take two Alan Versaw May 13, 2014

The lay of the landscape has changed a little since the last time we visited 5A girls. This title bout is a whole lot more interesting that we figured it to be roughly a month ago.

Garry Berry opens 2014 in style Alan Versaw Apr 6, 2014

With five meters to go in the 800 meters, Fountain-Fort Carson's Philip Benjamin Thomas was in full stumble mode, but he managed to keep his feet for another five meters and the win over Bailey Roth and Kyle White. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Out like a lambkin Alan Versaw Mar 30, 2014

Freshman Audra Koopman scored the biggest day at the Altitude Running Invitational, including winning the long jump at 17-9. Photo by Alan Versaw.

State Previews: 5A Girls Alan Versaw Oct 22, 2013

As they were at Pat Amato, Emma Gee, Kaitlyn Benner, Ashley Litoff, and Claire Green figure to be doing time at or near the front of the race on Saturday. Photo by Ashley Green.

Favorites coast through 5A Region 5 Alan Versaw Oct 18, 2013

Pine Creek's strong early standing in the 5A Region 5 girls race would be scattered before the end of the race as Hannah McIntyre (in white, at left) would go on for the win. Photo by Mark Weeks.

League Meet Frenzy! Alan Versaw Oct 7, 2013

If you were figuring on the Arvada West girls rolling over and playing dead for the Jeffco 5A title, you'd be sadly mistaken about that. Photo by Della Moore.

Southwest Region Rankings Sep 4, 2013

Connor McMillan ran the second-fastest time ever at the American Fork Grass Relays and helped his team to a convincing victory on Saturday. Photo by Rochelle Pinnock.

Southwest Region Preseason Rankings Aug 20, 2013

You may remember this group of girls that hammered from the front end of last year's NXR-SW championship race. Three of the four will be back this fall, but the selection of teams at the top may be different this fall. Colorado Track XC file photo.

5A Girls XC 2013 Alan Versaw Jul 1, 2013

If you're a fan of 5A girls cross country, you already recognize most of these faces--and you realize that they're all back for more this year. Photo by Jeff McCoy.

5A Girls 2014 May 31, 2013

Shayna Yon figures to be one of the most dangerous athletes in 5A next spring. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Track Previews: 5A Girls Alan Versaw Dec 30, 2012

Mountain Range's Autumn Gardner didn't get nearly the recognition she deserved last spring--for her high jumping or for her socks. Colorado Track XC file photo.

NXR-SW Summary: Colorado Alan Versaw Nov 19, 2012

Midway through the girls championship race, Elise Cranny, Heather Bates, and Katie Rainsberger were firmly entrenched among the top four. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Davis Dumps the Favorites Alan Versaw Nov 18, 2012

Led by a 6-7 finish (3-4 in team scoring) from Shea Martinez and Ellie Child, Davis took away top honors in the Nike-Southwest regional. Photo by Alan Versaw.

NXR-SW Preview: Girls Alan Versaw Nov 13, 2012

Claire Green and Kaitlyn Benner bring a Colorado state title with them to Arizona, along with hopes of tackling a course more suited to their natural speed. Photo by Jeff McCoy.

A Closer Look at the Teams: 5A Alan Versaw Oct 23, 2012

Luke Sheesley and Ben Ervin are two stalwarts on a Fort Collins team that has become much better this fall than anyone outside the program expected. Colorado Track XC file photo.

Runaways Alan Versaw Oct 19, 2012

You rarely see the Mountain Vista guys running alone, and certainly not on Thursday. Photo by Alan Vesaw.

Regional Glances: 5A Region 5 Alan Versaw Oct 17, 2012

Caleb Ingram had a big win at the TCA Titan Thunder and figures to be an important part of Pine Creek's bid to send a boys team to state as well. Colorado Track XC file photo.

NXR-SW Rankings: October 16 Oct 16, 2012

  With the Utah season nearly done and the Colorado season heading into regionals, here is the current shape of the NXR-SW rankings:  

League Week in Review Alan Versaw Oct 14, 2012

Rachael Chacko gets a little encouragement from Coach Jeff Bliven as she goes by at the Centennial League Championships on Thursday. Photo by Kelli Noto.

Return of the Magic Alan Versaw Sep 29, 2012

By the midway point of the race Erin Hooker had pulled even with Heather Bates and was applying the pressure to wrest the lead from Bates's hands. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Rim Rock Preview: Girls Gold Race David Everett Sep 21, 2012

After a very impressive two first meets of the season with Alli Cash winning by a wide margin each time, this race will provide some more competition for the US #19 runner. The biggest names to stand out are Colorado's Heather Bates and Hickman's (MO) Nicole Mello. 

NXR-SW Rankings: September 19 Sep 19, 2012

Herriman's (UT) times may have been a little off this week, but there would be a reason for that. Here, Lucy Biles leads a very thinned out crowd of leaders up a long hill in the girls race. Photo contributed by Jonathan Haag.

Liberty Bell 2012 Preview Alan Versaw Sep 12, 2012

While the Liberty Bell course qualifies as tame on just about every count, things are never tame from the report of the starter's pistol to the finish of the race. Photo by Jeff McCoy.

Cross Country: Dynasties in Danger Alan Versaw Jun 9, 2012

Up until about mid way through the state race, 2A girls cross country was all about Nederland and Telluride. It figures to be a good deal more inclusive this fall, and the Nederland dynasty will be in a fight for its very existence. Photo by Alan Versaw.

A Visitation of Demons Alan Versaw Apr 8, 2012

Jared Blake's times said he was one of the best hurdlers in the state. As of Saturday, there are a few more believers in Colorado Springs. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Week 4 in Review Alan Versaw Sep 25, 2011

Fruita Monument's Kyler Brown made the four-hour trip over from west of Grand Junction to win the Aurora Invitational. Photo by Jeff McCoy.

Scouting El Paso County Alan Versaw Aug 21, 2011

Colorado Springs has been home to a lot of top cross country talent for a long time. Hannah Everson and Bryce Gregoire run in that tradition. Colorado Track XC file photos.

5A State Analysis Alan Versaw Oct 14, 2010

That look of confidence on Kelsey Lakowske's face isn't necessarily good news for the rest of the 5A field. Photo by Jeff McCoy.

NXN-SW Update, Weekend of October 17 Oct 18, 2009

Scott Fauble (Wheat Ridge), David Perry (Niwot), Connor Winter (Arapahoe), and Dusty Solis (Coronado) each rank among Colorado's top male runners. Photo by Cliff Jurgens.

Colorado Week in Review, Week #6 Alan Versaw Oct 12, 2009

Chris Zirkle, after finishing fourth at the Chris Severy Invitational, will be counted on to lead a much improved Moffat County team into the championship season. File photo by Alan Versaw.

Weekend #4 Preview Alan Versaw Sep 24, 2009

One of the surprises of the season thus far has been the Pine Creek girls, led by freshman Heather Bates. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Fauble Wins Big Again Sep 18, 2009

For the third week in a row, Scott Fauble takes home a major meet title. Photo by Rick Wilson.