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Switchbacks midfielder Luke Vercollone, left, celebrates with forward Charles Eloundou after Eloundou scored Colorado Springs' second goal against Austin during the second half Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, at Sand Creek Stadium in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
The Classical Academy's Titus Grant, the soccer Peak Performer of the Year, is pictured at the school Wednesday, December 16, 2015. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette
Colorado Springs Switchbacks coach Steve Trittschuh
Joseph Gray races toward the finishline at the summit of 14,115-foot Pikes Peak Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, to win the 2016 Pikes Peak Ascent. The Colorado Springs, Colo., runner finished the 13.32-mile race with an elevation gain of 7,815 feet, in 2 hours, 5 minutes and 28 seconds.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Joseph Gray races toward the finishline at the summit of 14,115-foot Pikes Peak Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, to win the 2016 Pikes Peak Ascent. The Colorado Springs, Colo., runner finished the 13.32-mile race with an elevation gain of 7,815 feet, in 2 hours, 5 minutes and 28 seconds. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Kim Dobson of Eagle, Colo., rounds the final turns before the finishline at the top of 14,115-foot Pikes Peak Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, during the 2016 Pikes Peak Ascent. Dobson won the women’s race in two hours, 34 minutes and 39 seconds.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Kim Dobson of Eagle, Colo., rounds the final turns before the finishline at the top of 14,115-foot Pikes Peak Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, during the 2016 Pikes Peak Ascent. Dobson won the women’s race in two hours, 34 minutes and 39 seconds. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)