Rock Canyon bags big soccer win over No
How much did the coaches around the state respect the Legend boys soccer program?So much so that three weeks into the prep season, the Titans without having played a single game still found themselves ranked No. 9 in the Class 5A coaches poll this week.Coach Danny Windsor team, who will join defending Class 5A champion Denver East (among others) in St.Ben Bartlett scored the only goal of the match in the first half on an assist from Greyson Junggren.Other results of note: Here one that made me look twice George Washington 6, Columbine 2.The Patriots, fresh off a 2 1 victory over Valor Christian, poured in four second half goals to dispatch of the Rebels and improve 4 1 on the season. Pitt Chea added to his goal total by scoring a hat trick. Goalie Brian Flores made six saves in the win.Wheat Ridge and Valor Christian battled to 1 1 tie at Lakewood Memorial. Jimmy Neal scored for the visiting Eagles.Adan Varela scored for Adams City in their 1 0 victory over visiting Liberty of Colorado Springs.A 5A vs. 3A battle for Arvada went to Ralston Valley. The Mustangs beat Faith Christian 2 0 and dropped the well regarded Eagles to 0 4 hollister 1 to start the season.In a clash of traditional 3A powers, No. 2 Colorado Academy survived a thriller, 1 0, against Alexander Dawson.The Aurora West Spartans just keep winning games.Fellow juniors Eric Etl and Marc Tapparo finished 3 4 to also pace the hollister Sterling contingent. Weld Central Adam Rhodebeck finished second.The host Broncos showed off on their home course, led by Victoria Zehnder. The sophomore finished the course in 22 minutes, 7.64 seconds and finished 25 seconds ahead of teammate Abby Schorg. It wasn pretty, but somehow Frederick held on for a 16 15 4A Tri Valley League win at Berthoud.The Warriors Mae Mitchell went 4 for 5 with hollister a home runs, three runs scored and 5 RBIs. Gabby Moore and Kait Hoffmann each drove in three runs for now 6 4 Frederick.Berthoud, which rallied for eight run in the bottom of the seventh inning to make things really interesting, got a big day at the plate from Jessica Boruff. She went 4 f hollister or 5 with a triple, 3 runs scored and 4 RBIs.Connor Arend (No. 1 singles), Jason Cleary (No. 2) and Adam George (No. 3) dropped a total of seven game between the three of them en route to the 7 0 win over the Cougars.Jakob Rudosky fired a two day total of 7 over par 149 to win by one shot over Grand Junction Greg Gibson. Fruita Monument Troy Dangler finished third at 153.