Archive for December, 2013

10 Shot – NCAA Basketball – Georgia at Colorado

10 Shot - NCAA Basketball - Georgia at Colorado

NCAA Basketball – SEC invades Boulder The Georgia Bulldogs came into the Coors Events Center Saturday night to face the Colorado Buffaloes in the last game of 2013 and the final game before conference play starts.  The Buffs are in the top 25 in both the Coaches Poll (24th) and the AP Poll (20th), were […]

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10 Shot – HS Basketball – Columbine at Ralston Valley

10 Shot - HS Basketball - Columbine at Ralston Valley

HS Basketball – Runnin’ Rebels vs the ‘Stangs Ok, so maybe not the Runnin’ Rebels…Columbine is definitely not the Larry Johnson era UNLV Runnin’ Rebels…but the Columbine Rebels came into the Mustang’s gym at Ralston Valley High School for both schools last game before winter break. Ralston Valley took control in the first quarter, out […]

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10 Shot – HS Wrestling – Chatfield at Ralston Valley

10 Shot - HS Wrestling - Chatfield at Ralston Valley

HS Wrestling – Mustangs hold off the Charging Chatfield Grapplers I was not sure if I was going to make it to Ralston Valley Wednesday night for the wrestling meet between Chatfield and the Mustangs.  Earlier my brother took me and our mom to White Fence Farm for dinner, and boy, I was stuffed and […]

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MindShift Gear rotation180° Panorama Rotating Day Hiker Backpack

MindShift Gear rotation180° Panorama Rotating Day Hiker Backpack

MindShift Gear rotation180° Panorama Backpack MindShift Gear is a off shoot of ThinkTank Photo.  ThinkTank makes photo bags and gear for photographers and their gear is the best.  MindShift Gear is making photo bags and gear for outdoor photographers.  The bags look real good for hiking, day trips, and more.  ThinkTank had a version of […]

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10 Shot – HS Hockey – Standley Lake at Ralston Valley

10 Shot - HS Hockey - Standley Lake at Ralston Valley

HS Hockey – Gators tangle with Mustangs The Ralston Valley Mustang hockey team hung their 2013 CHSAA 5A State Hockey Championship banner Tuesday night.  This was prior to the start of the non-league game against the Standley Lake Gators, a team the Mustangs knocked out of the State Championship playoffs last season.  And the Mustangs […]

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10 Shot – HS Basketball – Arvada West at Ralston Valley

10 Shot - HS Basketball - Arvada West at Ralston Valley

HS Basketball – Rivals battle for Roundup Title Last year it was Valor Christian and Montbello for the Roundup Championship.  This year, Ralston Valley made it past Montbello and Loveland to face off against crosstown rival Arvada West who downed Rock Canyon and D’Evelyn to make it to the final game.  The gym at Ralston […]

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10 Shot – HS Basketball – Montbello at D’Evelyn

10 Shot - HS Basketball - Montbello at D'Evelyn

HS Basketball – Ralston Round Up 3rd Place game. I like how this three day tournament is done.  Two teams will always end up with 2 losses and face each other on day three for 7th and 8th places.  Two teams will end up with a loss on the first day and a win on […]

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10 Shot – HS Basketball – Loveland at Rangeview

10 Shot - HS Basketball - Loveland at Rangeview

HS Basketball – Ralston Roundup 5th Place Game Next up was the 5th/6th place game between the Loveland Indians and the Rangeview Raiders.  One thing I have to gripe about, coaches, please upload a correct roster to MaxPreps.com.  Having you team with only four players with numbers does nothing for the kids.  No way to […]

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10 Shot – HS Basketball – Adams City at Rock Canyon

10 Shot - HS Basketball - Adams City at Rock Canyon

HS Basketball – Ralston Roundup Final Day – Game 1 The 7th/8th place game of the Ralston Roundup pitted the two loss teams against each other.  Adams City had lost to Montbello the first day, and Loveland the second day.  The Jaguars of Rock Canyon fell on the first day to Arvada West and to […]

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10 Shot – HS Basketball – Ralston Roundup Day 2

10 Shot - HS Basketball - Ralston Roundup Day 2

HS Basketball – Let the Roundup Continue. After a day off, round two of the Ralston Roundup was getting started at Ralston Valley High School.  The first two games of the day would showcase the teams that lost on the first day. After a buzzer beating loss to D’Evelyn, the Rangeview Raiders faced off against […]

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10 Shot – HS Basketball – Ralston Roundup

10 Shot - HS Basketball - Ralston Roundup

HS Basketball – Let the Roundup Begin! Last year I shot the Ralston Roundup, Ralston Valley High Schools pre-season basketball tournament.  It was my introduction to high school hoops in Colorado.  With a season of Colorado hoops under my belt, I was back for the 6th Annual Roundup. This year, Ralston Valley hosted Adams City, […]

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Congratulations to Colorado’s Dillon Powers

Congratulations to Colorado's Dillon Powers

Dillon Powers snags MLS Rookie of the Year honors Congratulations go out to the Colorado Rapids Dillon Powers who was named the 2013 Rookie of the Year.

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NCAA Basketball – Kansas at Colorado

NCAA Basketball - Kansas at Colorado

NCAA Basketball – Number 6 falls to the Buffaloes This was a tough game to shoot.  In fact, I am not going to write a lot about it.  But I will get into that in a moment.  A little over a week ago the Kansas JayHawks were the number 2 team in the country.  The […]

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10 Shot – HS Basketball – Valor Christian at Ralston Valley

10 Shot - HS Basketball - Valor Christian at Ralston Valley

HS Basketball – Eagles take on the Mustangs While i had a few Colorado Buffaloes basketball games under my belt before this game, this was my first strobed basketball game of the 2013/14 season.  Typical, I found that I will need to tweak my settings a bit for this season.  I actually have an idea […]

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10 Shot – HS Hockey – Cheyenne Mountain at Ralston Valley

10 Shot - HS Hockey - Cheyenne Mountain at Ralston Valley

HS Hockey – State Champions Take the Ice It is hard to believe that high school hockey is here already.  Last season the Ralston Valley Mustangs won the CHSAA State Championship.  Will they be able to do it again?  They took their first step on Monday night as they hosted the Cheyenne Mountain Indians at […]

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10 Shot – HS Football – 5A State Championships

10 Shot - HS Football - 5A State Championships

HS Football – Valor Christian at Fairview Valor Christian came into the game as the #1 team in Colorado, but Fairview held the top seed going 12-0 this season.  Valor had a early season loss to a Utah team, and that may have affected the seeding.  I was really looking forward to this game.  Fairview, […]

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10 Shot – HS Football – 4A State Championship

10 Shot - HS Football - 4A State Championship

HS Football – Pine Creek at Montrose Ah, Sports Authority Field.  Home of the Denver Broncos.  I really like shooting at this facility.  Or, I did.  I shot the CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer games here this summer, and the Colorado/Colorado State football game here, and both days the lighting was awesome.  Just some beautiful lighting. […]

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