Category: Prep League

DPS State Wrestling Placers through the years (top 3)

Written by John Andrew-DPS Athletics One of the great things about being a DPS’er is that you get to know a lot of people in Denver. I was lucky enough to run into a fellow DPS’er a couple of years ago when I was working on the All-Century Project, an attempt to honor our past

Read More »
Middle School Prep League Fall Season 2018 a huge success.

The Middle School Prep League Fall season was a huge success. Prep League boasts 30 schools and 2,087 student/athletes for this Fall. “With these kind of numbers we will be looking at well over 6,000 kids for the year.” said John Andrew, Director of the League. The Fall sports are separated into an Early Fall

Read More »
Homecoming! Broncos’ Phillip Lindsay Returns to Denver South High

Homecoming! Broncos’ Phillip Lindsay Returns to Denver South High Dec. 11, 2018 When he walked through the doors to the Denver South High School gymnasium, Phillip Lindsay expected to meet with a couple of student athletes as a bit of a surprise. What he got instead? A surprise all his own: hundreds of students filling

Read More »
Sportsmanship Towel in Prep League shows impact.

“The Sportsmanship Towel for our Prep League was one of those very unique ideas that we had no idea would take off the way that it did. When we kicked around the idea of doing something with the kids for a post-game congratulations we did not know that it would have the impact that it

Read More »
Student-Athletes Leadership Workshop with DPS at Pepsi Center

DENVER PUBLIC SCHOOLS HOSTS LEADERSHIP SUMMIT AT PEPSI CENTER 11.16.2018 Student-Athlete Leader Representatives from every high school in DPS gathered at the Peak Pub House for an athletics leadership summit on Friday, November 16th. The event was presented by Denver Public Schools. Student-Athlete’s heard from PCA Trainer Tyler Johnson on how to build a positive

Read More »
Jack Abbey and Barry Dechtman-Denver East Tennis-State Champions 2018

The Denver East Tennis program, led by Mark Thalhofer, has been the leading program in DPS Tennis for over a decade. Their performance at the CHSAA State Tennis Tournament hosted at Gates Tennis Center showed that they will not be slowing down in the near future. The team finished in 4th place with a combined

Read More »
Prep League XC Championship Results 2018

The Middle School Prep League, hosted by Kroenke Sports Charities, completed their 8 week season yesterday at Bear Valley Park in Southwest Denver. The beautifully marked course was well traversed as over 700 DPS students made their way through the very flat, wet course. Dartmouth Avenue was lined with Charter Buses, Kona Ice Vendors and

Read More »
Denver East, Denver North and George Washington advance tennis players to State.

  DPS once again has a bevy of boys tennis players headed to the State Tennis Tournament. Denver East 5A: #1 Singles-Louie Salfi #3 Singles-Nico Gonzalez #1 Doubles-Wesley Leach/Jacob Frosch #2 Doubles-Will Franks/George Weaver #3 Doubles-Jack Abbey/Barry Dechtman #4 Doubles-Quentin Wolfe/Mason Heimel George Washington 4A: #2 Singles-Alex Tseng Denver North 4A: #3 Doubles-Max Heller/Jesse Rubald

Read More »