After investigation into Denver East High School cheerleading coach, principal Andy Mendelsberg retires, athletic director Lisa Porter resigns

Boasberg said Friday that Mendeslberg and Porter “did not sufficiently address, share or report allegations of abuse in the contents of the videos.”

Denver Public School District superintendent Tom Boasberg announced a shakeup at Denver East High School on Friday. (Christian Clark/Denverite)
Denver Public School District superintendent Tom Boasberg announced a shakeup at Denver East High School on Friday. (Christian Clark/Denverite)

Denver East High School principal Andy Mendelsberg will retire and athletic director Lisa Porter will resign, Denver Public Schools superintendent Tom Boasberg announced Friday.

Denver East, Mendeslberg and Porter will all go their separate ways after an independent investigation into former cheerleading coach Ozell Williams’ mistreatment of his team was completed this week.


CSU football will wear Colorado-flag themed uniforms in November, and they are fly as hell

The Rams, who are 2-2 after falling to top-ranked Alabama last weekend, will rock these bad boys Nov. 11 at home vs. Boise State.

The uniforms Colorado State football will wear Nov. 11 against Boise State. (Screen shot via @CSUFootball)
The uniforms Colorado State football will wear Nov. 11 against Boise State. (Screen shot via @CSUFootball)

The Colorado State football team will wear special uniforms inspired by the Colorado flag in its second-to-last regular-season game of 2017.

The Rams, who are 2-2 after falling to top-ranked Alabama last weekend, will rock these bad boys Nov. 11 at home vs. Boise State.


Garett Bolles returns to practice 4 days after he was carted off field with lower leg injury

Bolles appeared to be in severe pain in the moments after a Dallas defender inadvertently rolled on his leg, wiping away tears as he was carted off.

Garett Bolles was carted off the field Sunday. (Ron Chenoy/USA Today Sports)
Garett Bolles was carted off the field Sunday. (Ron Chenoy/USA Today Sports)

Four days after he was carted off the football field, Garett Bolles was back on the gridiron going through practice.


From Galarraga to González, the Colorado Rockies have a long history with great Venezuelan players

González, who’s now in his ninth season with the Rockies, was one of five Venezuelan players on Colorado’s Opening Day roster.

Carlos González. Colorado Rockies vs the Cleveland Indians, June 7, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) colorado rockies; denver; sports; baseball; coors field; kevinjbeaty; denverite; colorado;
Carlos González and the Rockies in a game against Cleveland in June. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Carlos González was 7 years old the season Andrés Galarraga caught fire. At the time, González was living in Maracaibo, Venezuela, the country’s second-largest city.


The Rockies are installing a gargantuan new scoreboard this offseason

Fans who attend the April 6 home opener against the Atlanta Braves will get the first look at the scoreboard that’s expected to be 258 percent larger than the current one.

Colorado Rockies vs New York Yankees at Coors Field. June 14, 2016. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) colorado rockies; baseball; sports; kevinjbeaty; denver; colorado; denverite;
A new scoreboard will replace the current one, pictured above, at Coors Field at the start of 2018. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

The Colorado Rockies are installing a shiny new scoreboard to celebrate their 25th anniversary season. On Opening Day next year, the team will unveil an 8,639-square-foot scoreboard in left field.