Regis Jesuit High School
Despite another last-place finish, the Colorado Rockies liked what manager Walt Weiss did with a banged-up team in his rookie season as manager and rewarded him with a three-year contract on Tuesday.
The Rockies fell for the 82nd time on Sunday, beaten by the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-2.
Olympic star Missy Franklin is graduating from high school.
The star of the London Olympics still has much of her life in front of her. But Missy Franklin reached one important milestone last week, celebrating her 18th birthday, and she’ll mark another Monday when she graduates from her Denver-area high school.
Walt Weiss made the huge jump from high school manager at Regis Jesuit High School to the majors, and CBS4’s Vic Lombardi asked Weiss how he’s going to make the transition.
It’s hard to determine which meant more to Missy Franklin: Meeting singer Justin Bieber backstage at a recent concert or swimming in her first high school meet of the season.
In a year when she raced at the Olympics, Missy Franklin’s greatest stress might come from deciding whether to compete for her high school team.
Olympic gold medal swimmer Missy Franklin has announced she will attend University of California, Berkeley next year.
Olympic swimmer Missy Franklin is adjusting to a new normal after winning five medals at the 2012 Games in London.
Swimmer Missy Franklin just won five Olympic medals, but she’ll say the honors she received Monday meant even more because they came from schoolmates and her family.