Paralympic and Olympic athletes gathered to show kids new sports and show them what it takes to represent the USA on Saturday at Deerfield Park in southeast Colorado Springs. Many took advantage of the opportunity to learn from the best.
Fans were banned from the pandemic-postponed Tokyo Olympics which will open in two weeks, following a state of emergency on Thursday, Olympic Minister Tamayo Marukawa told the Japanese news agency Kyodo.
All three Southern Colorado schools, No. 2 Cheyenne Mountain, No. 5 Lewis-Palmer, and No. Pueblo County, dropped to the losers bracket of the 4A state baseball tournament bracket Friday at Runyon Complex in Pueblo.
Germán Márquez allowed one hit over six scoreless innings, C.J. Cron ignited a five-run first with a grand slam and the Colorado Rockies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-3 for their fourth consecutive victory.
The Switchbacks recorded their first ever win in Downtown Colorado Springs history in a 4-2 win over the Tacoma Defiance, powered by Michee Ngalina’s two goals and an assist, and Hadji Barry’s goal and three assists.