Track & Field

Senior Hunter Dagnon of Valor Christian hands off the baton to junior Chase McLean during the 4x200 relay race. Dagnon, McLean and seniors Christian Barber and Ben Waters clocked in at 1:27.57. Published May 2016, Highlands Ranch Herald

Senior Gianna Tesone of Valor Christian runs the final stretch during the preliminary round of the 4x400 relay. Tesone, sophomore Bianca Lopez, freshman Lizzie Waters and senior Megan Maccagnan clocked in at 4:00.68, earning them the fifth spot in the 4A prelims and qualifying them for finals. Published May 2016, Highlands Ranch Herald

One chance is all you need.
— Jesse Owens

Horizon senior Megan Mooney continues running after tangling up with Grandview junior Brie Oakley. Oakley ended up taking the state title, as it was ruled Mooney tripped her around this corner. Published May 2016, Colorado Community Media

Senior Bailey Sharon of Green Mountain runs the last leg of the 4x400 relay. Sharon and juniors Saylor Sargent, Kiersten Allen and Genevieve Kramer-Marion placed first in the preliminaries with a time of 3:56.44. Published May 2016, Colorado Community Media

Junior Tess Boade of Valor Christian sets off as the lead runner of the 4x200-meter relay. Boade and her teammates, seniors Gianna Testone and Meghan Maccagnan and sophomore Bianca Lopez, set the meet record at 1:40.42. Published May 2016, Highlands Ranch Herald

 

Softball 

Valor freshman Savannah Behabetz leads off towards home plate against Frederick High School. Behabetz made it home and ended up being one of six runs on Valor Christian’s side of the scoreboard. The final score of the quarterfinal matchup was 6-2, Valor Christian. Published October 2015, Highlands Ranch Herald

Freshman Rebecca Gonzales slides into home. Published September 2014, Vista Now

Sophomore Savanah Howard dodges a line drive hit past short while base running. Published September 2015, Vista Now

Senior Kelsey Heiland watches as a foul ball makes its way to the fence. Published September 2014, Vista Now

Sophomore Kyla Dezell holds up her glove as proof of possession. Published October 2015, Vista Now

When I played softball, I’d steal second base, feel guilty and go back.
— Woody Allen

Junior Hayden Smith looks up at her bat moments before stepping into the batter's box during a rivalry game against ThunderRidge High School. Published October 2014, Vista Now

 

Basketball

Senior Joey Yamane goes up for two points during a game against Fossil Ridge High School. Published January 2016, Vista Now

Senior Molly McCabe fights with a Heritage player for a jump ball. Published February 2016, Vista Now

The Mountain Vista state champion varsity poms performs its traditional poms routine at the half.  Published February 2016, Vista Now

Senior Josh Frietag runs through a student-made tunnel after Mountain Vista defeated Highlands Ranch High School. Published February 2016, Vista Now

If you play basketball, you’ll end up on the cereal box. If you sing in musicals, you’ll end up in my mom’s refrigerator.
— Chad, High School Musical

Junior Jake Belknapp slams a dunk against Highlands Ranch High School. Published February 2016, Vista Now

Senior Brady Subart feels pressure from two Overland defenders during what ended up being his last high school game. Published March 2015, Vista Now

Junior Jake Belknapp watches as his lay up goes through the net while senior Trey Boeyink lays on the floor after a defensive foul on Highlands Ranch. Published February 2016, Vista Now

Sophomore Connor Staib plows through a Highlands Ranch defender to make a lay up. ublished February 2016, Vista Now

 

Football

Senior Mitch Anderson stands on the sidelines while the Mountain Vista choir sings the National Anthem. Published October 2015, Vista Now

Junior Abby Brouk watches as the seniors line up on offensive during the HoCo Week powderpuff football game. Published October 2015, Vista Now

You have to play this game like someone just hit your mother with a two-by-four.
— Dan Birdwell

Senior Brooke Thomas warms up before the junior-senior powderpuff football game. Thomas and the seniors won for the second year in a row, making them the only class to win as juniors and as seniors. Published October 2015, Vista Now

Junior Judd Erickson throws down the field during the HoCo football game. Published October 2015, Vista Now

Coach Ric Cash talks to senior Kyler Mills on the sideline. Published September 2015, Vista Now