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New Berthoud head boys basketball coach Mike Burkett is looking forward to surprising
some of the Tri-Valley competition this season with a core group of returning starters.
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Boys basketball starting from square one

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor In more ways than just the obvious, it is a long way from Anderson, Ind., to Berthoud, Colo. And there is perhaps no one more… Read more »

Berthoud girls basketball head coach Randy Earl speaks to his team during a break in the game against Erie last season. The Spartans return a core group of experienced players that will benefit the team this season.
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Conference title goal for experienced Lady Spartans

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor Something that is often over-looked in sports is just how important a team’s comfort and familiarity with one another is. As they prepare to begin… Read more »


Berthoud’s Hall completes standout football career

By Surveyor Staff Berthoud High School senior wide receiver Jackson Hall had an exceptionally good season as one of the most dominate wide receivers in the state in all school… Read more »

Kelley Chamberlain signs her letter of intent at the ceremony at Berthoud High School on Nov. 11.
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Sign on the dotted line

8 Berthoud athletes extend their athletic careers By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor It’s often the journey, not the final destination, that’s the most memorable. For eight Berthoud High School seniors,… Read more »

Berthoud assistant coach Mil Santos encourages the Lady Spartans after losing the first set to Ponderosa on Nov. 13 25-18.
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Ponderosa, Longmont too much for Berthoud at state

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor Sometimes the better team wins. Playing at the 12-team state tourney at the Denver Coliseum on Nov. 13 and 14, the Berthoud High volleyball team… Read more »

The Berthoud Volleyball team poses for a photo after winning the Class 4A Region 11 tournament and punching their ticket to the state tournament in Denver, starting Nov. 13 at the Denver Coliseum. 
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Lady Spartans repeat as regional champs

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor They say those things worth having are worth fighting for. To win their second consecutive regional championship and make a return to trip to state,… Read more »

Berthoud defensive lineman Ben Douglas (62) celebrates a Roosevelt fumble that was recovered by Berthoud on the first drive of the game. The result was a Spartans' touchdown. 
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Berthoud football falls to Roosevelt to end season

By Dan Karpiel The Surveyor In a strange way, the final game of the year for the Berthoud High School football team was something of a microcosm of their season… Read more »