Woodland Park

Woodland Park Little Leaguers Test Their Skills at Sky Sox Stadium

Mingle With Minor League Stars ~ by Kelly Gerszewski ~ Woodland Park’s little league team, the Mustang Rockies, got to have batting practice at Sky Sox Stadium on Saturday, June 17. Composed of 8, 9 and 10 year olds, the team is sponsored by TileMasters. The little leaguers practiced out at Security Service Field, the…

Fly Fisherman: Release Your Inner Lewis & Clark

–  by Robert Volpe – You’ve been fishing the same ol stretches of the Platte River for years. You’ve battled the crowds at Deckers, Cheesman Canyon, Elevenmile Canyon, and the Dream Stream. It is getting to the point where you have begun to question whether you want to continue this past time you love so…

Links Season Kick-Off

Members of the Shining Mountain Men’s Golf Club Association try to unseat chipping wiz and PGA star Phil Michelson as the premiere short-game master, during the kick-off Skills Challenge event of the year at the Shining Mountain Golf Course.  The verdict is still not in, but  according to preliminary reports filed by TMJ News, Michelson will not have to…

Denver Bronco 7K Run Coming to Woodland Park

This Saturday (May 6), some Denver Bronco players will join between 500 and 1000 other runners in a team sponsored 7K run through the streets of Woodland Park. Scott Lantis, media communications contact for the Broncos, said, “This is a part of our ‘Broncos Fit’ initiative. It is just a health and wellness platform. We…

HOOKED ON FLY FISHING – IT’S CHEAPER THAN THERAPY

~ by Bob Volpe ~ Spring is just around the corner and a man’s heart turns toward thoughts of rising trout. Colorado is world renowned for its world class trout streams and we here on the front range of the Rockies are fortunate to have one of the best trout streams in the world within…

Winter Sports Recap

No big surprises for Woodland Park winter teams   by Mac McClintock            The winter sports season has officially screeched to a halt in Woodland Park, producing an eventful time for two basketball teams and for local wrestlers.   While it might not have been the most successful sports season, the school district scored definite victories…

Woodland Park Basketball Teams Conclude Their Seasons

~ by Mac McClintock ~ The Woodland Park boys’ and girls’ basketball teams ended their seasons last week with a senior pageant and a few final games, but not much in the way of stellar victories. However, both teams exceeded their b-ball mark of a year ago and may have reached a stepping stone for a…