The Air Academy boys’ soccer team, which won the Class 4A state championship in November 2014, is one of 14 teams to be included on USA Today’s High School Sports “Best 2014-15 Team.”
The Kadets went 20-0 and allowed just five goals over the course of the season.
USA Today selected the teams but is giving fans the opportunity to pick the...
Below are the all-league teams from around the Pikes Peak region for the 2015 spring sports season. All-league teams are submitted by area athletic directors and coaches. If there is a list missing, let your coach/AD know to submit it to email@example.com. We'll update the list.
Four years ago, the Cheyenne Mountain girls' soccer team had a summer shoot-around, a chance for incoming freshmen to show what they could do and get an early glimpse at the Indians.
Coach Tomas Martinez was in goal blocking shots.
He didn't notice much out of the ordinary until he had to block a rocket of a shot.
"I got a big smile on my...
Cheyenne Mountain, sr.
Tied for PPAC lead with 24 goals, while her 20 assists led all of 4A and tied for second regardless of classification.
PPAC MVP and co-leader in league with 24 goals, helped Rangers reach state title game.
Joe Martin Lewis-Palmer. Girls soccer Ryan Parsons, Lewis-Palmer. Girls soccer Joe Martin often entertained the idea of being a co-coach with Ryan Parsons. Parsons was the junior varsity coach, and the two coaches worked well together. Two seasons ago, Martin was able to make that idea a reality. Parsons and Martin then...
COMMERCE CITY - Hannah Gerdin is an expert when it comes to state soccer titles. She's won three during her spectacular career at Cheyenne Mountain, which gives her the luxury of comparing the times she ruled Colorado.
"This is different," she said after leading her teammates to an epic 2-1 victory over Lewis-Palmer that required two...
COMMERCE CITY - Cheyenne Mountain’s third consecutive girls’ soccer state championship will come with an asterisk.
And a good one at that.
The third-seeded Indians became the first girls’ soccer team in Colorado at any classification to win three consecutive titles after beating No. 8 Lewis-Palmer via penalty kicks 2-1 at Dick’s Sporting...
Colorado 4A state soccer championship details
No. 8 Lewis-Palmer (17-1-1) vs. No. 3 Cheyenne Mountain (13-5-1)
When: Wednesday, 5 p.m.
Where: Dick's Sporting Goods Park, Commerce City
What to know: Yet again the Class 4A girls' soccer championship will return to Colorado Springs. The last three titles and four of the last eight belong...
Hope isn't always logical. Hope is always powerful.
Want proof? Just look at Cheyenne Mountain's once-hopeless girls' soccer team.
Coach Tomas Martinez had little concrete reason to believe in his team in early April. A proud program was wandering around lost. And we're talking about really lost.
Martinez believed anyway, refused to...
PARKER - Brianna Alger was standing 25 yards from the goal. Her coach, Ryan Parsons, had a strong idea of what was going to happen next:
Alger launched a rocket of a shot into the back of the net, giving her Lewis-Palmer Rangers all the cushion they would need in the 4A girls' soccer state semis at Sports Authority Stadium. The...