Big Games in the Springs Preview

Big Games in the Springs Preview

By Jon Miller


Mesa Ridge (11-3 7-0) At Sierra (11-3 7-0)
Dalen Jackson 16.5 CJ Jennings 22.4
Deven Nelson 15.5
Dylen Mileto 14.1
Caleb Steward 11.9


Mesa Ridge spreads the ball around with four players averaging double digits. Sierra is led by CJ Jennings but don’t be fooled, the Stallions have plenty of kids who can pick up the pace when needed.



Vista Ridge (11-4 6-0) At Sand Creek (14-1 6-0)
Hunter Maldonado 24.1 D’shawn Schwartz 26.2
Noah Beatty 11.1 Jeffrey Gary 18.4
David Jabedo 10.7
This game showcases the two highest profiled D1 commits in the Springs area since Josh Scott and Wes Gordon battled in 2012. D’shawn Schwartz (CU Buff) and Hunter Maldonado (Wyoming Cowboy) face off for the first time this season with the winner taking the league lead. Jeffrey Gary and David Jabedo also average double digits for Sand Creek, as does Noah Beatty for Vista Ridge. Expect a packed gym for this one!