After falling short of the ultimate goal the first two seasons as head coach of the Cheyenne Mountain girls’ soccer team, Tomas Martinez made a bold personnel decision that certainly could have ... Full story
Tomas Martinez took over the Cheyenne Mountain program in 2012. As the assistant coach before that, the team was plenty familiar with him. But when he took the reins, he brought his own style, immediately implementing a team-first approach.
That mea... Full story
PARKER • Soccer is a game of grace and finesse. Or at least it should be.
During a decade of watching Colorado high school girls’ soccer, I’ve seen a variety of questionable tactics. Well, actually, the tactics sometimes travel beyo... Full story
PARKER • Two first-half penalty kicks were too much for Palmer Ridge to overcome in its 4A state semifinal soccer struggle with Broomfield. The Bears lost, 2-1, Saturday.
The second penalty kick baffled Palmer Ridge coach Nick Odil. The goal ca... Full story
DENVER • More than once, The Classical Academy’s season flashed before its eyes. And that was just in the final 2 minutes.
Ultimately, the top-seeded Titans survived a rare deficit and two late breakaway chances for Colorado Academy star ... Full story
The Classical Academy’s jacked up student section was already rushing the field before senior Joanie Jacks' euphoric, game-winning penalty kick sailed into the top left corner 6 minutes into the first overtime of Wednesday’s 3A girls&rsqu... Full story
LAFAYETTE — The scrum in front of the Manitou Springs net appeared harmless. Then the ball popped free.
Like rabid defensive linemen chasing a fumble, Mustangs players and opposing Peak to Peak players swarmed toward the ball. Pumas’ all... Full story
HIGHLANDS RANCH • Liberty and its five starting freshmen ran out of heroics Wednesday night at Shea Stadium.
But after the Lancers' season expired, coach Andy Liddle showed nothing but pride after one of the best seasons in Liberty girls' ... Full story
Maybe, just sometimes, Cheyenne Mountain’s defense is too smothering on opposing girls’ soccer teams. Perhaps that explains why a weak goal might sneak by every now and then.
Fortunately for the top-seeded Indians, by the time a Centauru... Full story
MONUMENT • Palmer Ridge is hoping the third time is the charm.
The third-seeded Bears scored quickly and often in a 4-0 win over No. 22 Wheat Ridge to advance to the semifinals of the 4A state girls' soccer tournament for the third consecu... Full story