AHS nordic team skates into 2021

AHS student competing in a nordic race in 2019.
January 8, 2021

   Though most locals see the weekly fresh snow as a great opportunity to hit the open mountains, the Aspen High School nordic team sees this as a chance to start their training.    All winter sports...

The alpine ski team races to victory

AHS student zipping down Thunderbowl at Highlands during race in 2019.
January 8, 2021

Aspen High School’s alpine ski team is the largest athletic team at AHS, with about 70 students participating every year. However, the team’s popularity has made it very difficult to gather during...

Aspen Equestrian Team gallops to victory

Members of the Aspen Equestrian Team celebrate after a show last year.
December 3, 2020

With riders competing in classes ranging from varsity open equitation to junior varsity beginner equitation, the Aspen High School Equestrian team is off to an excellent start this season. The team is...

AHS admin handles possible practice shutdown for sports

Aspen School District turf with some snow on it, causing outdoor sports practices to be stopped
November 24, 2020

Despite the current increase in COVID-19 cases and the winter weather approaching, the Aspen High School administration is working diligently to keep sports practicing while following CHSAA and Pitkin...

LA Dodgers player, Justin Turner, under investigation after World Series win

Justin Turner holding World Series trophy after win.
November 3, 2020

On Tuesday, October 27th, the LA Dodgers won the Major League Baseball world series for the first time in 32 years. During the postgame celebration, third baseman, Justin Turner, ran out to embrace his...

AHS Girl’s Cross Country sprint into 4th at States

AHS States Team from left to right: Kendall Clark, Edie Sherlock, Michaela Kenny, Kylie Kenny, Elsie Weiss, and Eva McDonough
November 3, 2020

While most AHS students found themselves relaxing on the beach or spending quality time with family over fall break, the AHS girls cross country team utilized the break to work hard and break boundaries...

AHS senior runs 23 miles for fall adventure

This photo is looking up towards Snowmass Peak after Klein’s first climb and descent.
October 15, 2020

On Saturday, October 10, AHS senior and life-long local Caden Klein ran the 23 miles from Marble to Maroon Bells in merely 6 hours with his dad. Klein and his dad, Brian Johnson, decided to run a route...

Nic Pevny gets ready to Par-Tee after golf state championship win

Nic Pevny at the end of his golf swing during the state championship tournament.
October 15, 2020

On October 6, AHS junior, Nic Pevny, became the first AHS student to individually win the 3A state golf championship. His final collective score over the two day championship was 140: two below par of...

Senior sports update

AHS Senior, Kylie Kenny charging ahead at the Hotchkiss Cross Country meet.
October 13, 2020

The senior class of 2021 risks losing a lot from not having a fall sports season. Everything from homecoming to graduation is up in the air. Some fall sports seasons have been cancelled as a result of...

Tyler Ward and Charlie Williams alter plans for football recruitment in response to Covid-19

Charlie Williams playing football at AHS in 2019.
September 22, 2020

COVID-19 has affected many high school athletes by causing cancelations in sports events, restrictions to playing at all, and most importantly, college recruitments. Former AHS students Charlie Williams...

Running their mouths: an update on the cross country team, by the cross country team

Runners (from left) Edie Sherlock, Stella Sherlock, Kylie Kenny, Michaela Kenny, Coach Chris Keleher, and Macy Hopkinson jump for joy after their Hotchkiss race.
September 21, 2020

Cross country season is well and underway despite the COVID-19 pandemic that has put a halt to other fall sports under the Colorado High School Activities Association guidelines. Regardless of  challenges...

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