Fort Collins teammates huddle before playing a game against Boulder Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015 at Fort Collins High School in Fort Collins, CO.
A balanced scoring attack powered the Fort Collins High School boys basketball team to a 49-42 win over Boulder at home Tuesday night.
The Lambkins had nine players score, led by the trio of Brydon Campanella, Tristan Von Nieda and Andrew Pfaffinger, who scored a team-high nine points each. Pfaffinger also hit all three of the Lambkins’ shots from behind the 3-point line.
Eric Sultzman and Hank Deeter contributed six and five points, respectively, in the win over the Panthers (8-4, 0-1 Front Range League).
Fort Collins (7-5, 2-0 FRL) will next play Horizon (7-3, 1-0 FRL) at home at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
ROCKY MOUNTAIN 64, LOVELAND 49 — The Lobos notched their first win of the season in their Front Range League opener on the road against the Indians (7-6, 0-2 FRL).
Cam Erickson scored a game-high 20 points. Benji Williams and Tyler Hyland added 15 and 12 points, respectively.
Rocky Mountain (1-11, 1-0 FRL) will next play on the road at Broomfield (2-8, 0-1 FRL) at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
FOSSIL RIDGE 70, MONARCH 63 — The SaberCats defeated No. 10 Monarch at home in their Front Range League opener, handing the Coyotes only their second loss of the season. Jackson Everhart led Fossil Ridge in scoring with 20 points and Ryan Quiad added 17.
Fossil Ridge (7-4, 1-0 FRL) will next play Legacy at home at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
RESURRECTION CHRISTIAN 74, DAWSON SCHOOL 54 — The Cougars, ranked No. 2 in 2A in the latest AP poll, continued their undefeated season with a road win at Dawson School (2-6, 1-2 Mile High League).
Michael Stevenson scored a game-high 18 points and Luke Fick added 13.
Resurrection Christian (9-0, 2-0 MHL) will next play Heritage Christian (4-3, 1-2 MHL) at home at 7 p.m. Friday.
FAIRVIEW 85, POUDRE 50 — Visiting Fairview (6-4, 1-0 FRL) hit 10 3-pointers in the win. Chris Arehart had 25 points and Kamran Shabaz had 20.
Poudre (1-10, 0-1 FRL) was led by 13 from Mitch Yokem. Ben Francia and Val Salumu had 12 each.
The Impalas will next play Brighton (4-7) at home at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
WINDSOR 66, FREDERICK 48 — The Wizards opened their Tri-Valley Conference slate with a road win at Frederick.
Michael Scheid scored a team-high 22 points while Viktor Kaiser added 16. Landon Schmidt and Noah Baldwin contributed 12 and 10 points, respectively.
Windsor (7-3, 1-0 FRL) will next play Berthoud at home at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
LIBERTY COMMON 58, UNION COLONY 31 — Josh VanVleet scored a team-high 17 points in the No. 9 Eagles’ road win.
Rob Knab added 15 points and Daniel Hunt chipped in 13.
Liberty Common (6-1, 2-0 MHL) will next play Peak to Peak at home at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
FRONT RANGE CHRISTIAN 48, HERITAGE CHRISTIAN 32 — Branden Lesondak scored a team-high 10 points in the Eagles’ loss at home.
Luke Gilliland added nine points and hit the Eagles’ only 3-pointer.
Heritage Christian (4-3, 1-3 MHL) will next play at No. 2 Resurrection Christian (2A) at 7 p.m. Friday.
FORT COLLINS 62, BOULDER 20 — Shannon Duff and Jamie Tafoya each scored a game-high nine points as the Lambkins won their Front Range League opener on the road. Defensively, the Lambkins held the Panthers (2-9, 0-1 FRL) to just one point in the third quarter.
Fort Collins (5-7, 1-0 FRL) will next play on the road at Horizon at 7 p.m. Friday.
POUDRE 50, FAIRVIEW 47 — The Impalas opened their Front Range League slate with a win over the Knights (6-6, 0-1 FRL) on the road.
Cecelia Berkner scored a team-high 19 points while Anna Haugen contributed 12.
Poudre (6-6, 1-0 FRL) will next play No. 4 Monarch (11-1, 1-0 FRL) at home at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
LOVELAND 56, ROCKY MOUNTAIN 43 — The Lobos dropped their Front Range League opener at home to the Indians (8-3, 1-0 FRL).
Asiah Lawson led the Lobos in scoring with 11 points while Lena Long-shore added 10.
Rocky Mountain (8-4, 0-1 FRL) will next play No. 2 Broomfield (8-2, 1-0 FRL) at home at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
MONARCH 59, FOSSIL RIDGE 42 — The No. 10 SaberCats dropped their Front Range League opener on the road to the No. 4 Coyotes (11-1, 1-0 FRL).
Kellee Willer scored a team-high 13 points, which included hitting one of Fossil Ridge’s two 3-pointers. Brooke Pemberton chipped in eight points.
Fossil Ridge (8-4, 0-1 FRL) will next play on the road at Legacy (5-5, 0-0 FRL) at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
WINDSOR 61, FREDERICK 31 — A strong defensive effort, which included 27 steals, led the Wizards to the win in their Tri-Valley Conference opener at home.
Amanda Ward scored a game-high 17 points and Alysa Manicone added 12.
Windsor (7-3, 1-0 TVC) will next play on the road at Berthoud (8-4, 3-0 TVC) at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
LIBERTY COMMON 67, UNION COLONY 29 — The Eagles shot out to a 50-11 lead by halftime in their road win.
Halley Miklos led the team in scoring with 18 points while Molly Gillis contributed 11.
Liberty Common (5-2, 3-0 Mile High League) will next play on the road at Peak to Peak at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
HERITAGE CHRISTIAN 24, FRONT RANGE CHRISTIAN 22 — Ellie Beery scored a game-high nine points in the Eagles’ win at home. Sarah McGinley added seven points, which included hitting the game’s only 3-pointer.
Heritage Christian (7-1, 2-1 MHL) will next play at Resurrection Christian at 5:30 p.m. Friday.
RESURRECTION CHRISTIAN 41, DAWSON SCHOOL 40 — The Cougars remain undefeated in Mile High League play after their one-point road win at Dawson School. Individual statistics were not reported.
Resurrection Christian (4-5, 3-0 MHL) will next play Heritage Christian at home at 5:30 p.m. Friday.
RESURRECTION CHRISTIAN 9, KENT DENVER 1 — Shane Nicoson and Zach Lish each scored two goals in the No. 6 Cougars’ home win.
Hunter McFerran, Hunter Hop, Quinn Finer, Garrett Devine and Paden Clark each added one goal.
Resurrection Christian (8-1) will next play on the road at Battle Mountain at 6 p.m. Jan. 23.
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