Sports news and notes
Arapahoe has named assistant coach Brad Jansen as the Warriors new boys basketball coach. He succeeds Dan Snyder who resigned after eight successful seasons at the Centennial League school. … Chaparral outfield Keenan Eaton will play next season at Wichita State. … Former Ponderosa athlete Breanna Hemming of Metro State earned All-America honors in the women's 1,500 meters at the NCAA Division II track and field championships. Hemming, a sophomore, took eighth place in a time of 4 minutes, 28.63 seconds. … Colorado Mesa's freshman attacker Haley Kroll, a Mountain Vista graduate, was a second team All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's lacrosse selection and was also freshman of the year. Senior attacker Allie Henderson from Chaparral High School was a third-team pick. … Tim Sherry, a graduate of Mountain Vista High School, has been named the Male Athlete of the Year at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks. Sherry, an Air Rifle and Smallbore specialist, was recently named the United States National Development team and will be shooting in Germany at the end of May.