ThunderRidge senior Lauren Atkinson lines up a shot May 7 at Gates Tennis Center in Denver during the Class 5A girls tennis state championship's No. 1 doubles bracket where she and senior partner Shelly Richards split sets against Rocky Mountain. The Grizzlies duo later lost their first-round match. Photo by Benn Farrell
Corey McNellis was a two-time Colorado wrestling champion at Ponderosa. His older brother Chris was the Mustangs' first-ever state champ.