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Golfer Barela Earns Spot at National Amateur Tourney

Senior golfer Griffin Barela recently earned medalist honors at the 36-hole U.S. Junior Amateur Qualifying tournament on June 27, which earned him an invitation to the upcoming National Junior Amateur, July 18-23 at The Honors Course, near Chattannooga, Tennessee. Barela took first place with a 3-under par total score of 141 for two rounds, shooting

Running Shoes

 OK, there is a lot of mixed information on the subject of running shoes. Cheap vs. expensive. Traditional vs. minimalist (spurred on by the author of Born to Run) The two most important things in a shoe are fit and type.  The shoe must fit well when you run. Running stores can perform an analysis

2016 Track Team Highlights

Awesome!!! 2016 Girls Track Team Jeffco League Champs – 7th Consecutive Year!! Coach Gillette – Jeffco Girls Track Coach of the Year – Second Consecutive Time! At the State competition, the Girls 800 Medley team broke the LHS record with a time of 1:48.66. Members were: Frankie Bernabo, McKenna Bishop, Kristine Emrick, Cheyenne Padilla. Highest Girls

Cheer Overview

The Lakewood High School Cheer team spreads Tiger Pride year-round, and can be seen at many sporting events, pep rallies and other events. They provide half-time entertainment at home football and basketball games. The Cheer Team is open to sophomores, juniors and seniors. Freshmen can try out at the end of their 9th grade year.

LHS Track Records 2016

Below are the best times and results from LHS track athletes over the years. Track Team Records

Boys Swim Team Records – 4 Broken in 2016!

Men’s Swimming & Diving Records Event LHS Record Athlete Year 200 Medley Relay 1:39.59 C. Simoneau, B. Shanks, B.Jackson, J. Linder 2015 200 Freestyle 1:43.22 Aaron Sett 2015 200 Individual Medley 1:56.40 Bradley Jackson 2016 50 Freestyle :22.27 Jack Linder 2015 Diving (6) 262.40 Mac Harrison 2016 Diving (11) 396.75 Colin Shira (GHS) 2014 100

Track & Field Overview

Track & Field is a CHSAA 5A Spring sport and is comprised of a Girls Team and Boys Team at competitions. However, the teams practice together and share the same coaching staff. For the past seven years, the Girls Team has been the Jeffco League champs, and athletes from both teams have qualified for State. Athletes

Girls Tennis Overview

Girls Tennis is a CHSAA 5A Spring sport, while boys tennis is a fall sport. At LHS there are three girls teams – Varsity, Varsity 2 and Junior Varsity. Players of all abilities are encouraged to play. Athletes are expected to participate in required practices and matches throughout the season. Practices are typically every afternoon after

Girls Soccer Overview

The LHS Girls Soccer program is a CHSAA 5A competitive/try-out Spring sport. There are three teams – Varsity, Junior Varsity and Level III. Team members are selected based on skill, attitude, experience and scholastic eligibility. Team levels are not determined by the athlete’s grade level, and members are required to try-out again, each year. Freshman

Boys Swim & Dive Overview

Boys Swim & Dive is a CHSAA 5A Spring sport, while Girls Swim & Dive is a Winter sport. For the past two seasons, the boys team has placed first in the Jeffco League, while the girls team placed second. At LHS there is only one Varsity level Swim and Dive Team. While there is no