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‘Speak Now’ Initiative Partners with Colorado High School Activities Association

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Colorado ranks 9th in the nation for teen binge drinking and alcohol remains the drug of choice for teens across the state. In an attempt to help curb this disturbing trend the “Speak Now” campaign, a statewide initiative aimed at encouraging parents to talk to their teens about the dangers of underage drinking, is announcing a partnership with the Colorado High School Activities Association (CHSAA). Outreach will include participation at state athletic championships where parents are already supporting their teens’ healthy lives.

2010 5A Playoff Prediction Update

Friday, October 29th, 2010

With the Thursday night games in the books, I picked 4 of 5 correct. Fruita Monument winning instead of losing as I predicted changes the picture with Mountain Range now out and them jumping up to #30. Here’s the updated bubble teams with only the Fruita Monument change as everything else I predicted correctly: 29 […]

New 2010 5A Playoffs Predictions

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

Thanks to Jon who informed me I had quite a few errors in my manual calculations in the Excel file. After I updating them this morning, I’ve updated the post about the playoffs and there in a difference in who makes it in and who is left outside. I’ll copy the table here: 29 Poudre […]

How to Predict Your Team’s Points: Best Case – An Example Using Mountain Range

Monday, October 25th, 2010

Here’s how to calculate your team’s points if going for the best case. Using Mountain Range as an example, below is their season schedule (all records are as of today, October 25). Assume your team will win their week 9 game. Give them points based on their week 9 opponent’s record. Horizon has 3 wins, […]