December 19, 2008 4:48 PM
Legacy's Jade Roberts had the hot hand for the Lightning in a 71-49 victory against Wheat Ridge in the Ralston Valley tournament. He scored 31 points, which included nine three-pointers.
The Frederick girls basketball team snapped a 13-game losing streak, which dated to Jan. 25, 2008, with a 73-26 victory against Fort Morgan last Friday. The Warriors were led by Chelsea Seele and Taryn Bessler, who both totaled career highs of 15 and 13 points, respectively.
Yes, those numbers for Machebeuf senior Zack Lass are correct. The Buffaloes forward has totaled a season's worth of goals and assists in the first two-plus weeks of ice hockey play. Already Lass has amassed 15 goals and 14 assists in six games. Included was a six-goal performance (and one assist) against Pueblo County last Thursday.
On another ice hockey note, Regis Jesuit looks serious about defending its title. In four games the Raiders have allowed only two goals while scoring 35.
Colorado Springs Christian junior Morgan Broekhuis has been selected the state's volleyball player of the year by Gatorade. Broekhuis, an All-Colorado selection by the Rocky, is eligible for the national award. Information: gatorade.com/playeroftheyear.