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Sean McFarland's goal lifts Switchbacks over San Antonio
Sean McFarland's goal lifts Switchbacks over San Antonio

By: Scott Kaniewski - 0 Sat, Jun 24, 2017

When Sean McFarlane’s soccer-playing days conclude, he might look into becoming a soothsayer. The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC defender scored off...

Colorado Springs Switchback Kevaughn Frater flirts with USL stardom, seeks consistency
Colorado Springs Switchback Kevaughn Frater flirts with USL stardom, seeks consistency

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Jun 23, 2017

Jamaican forward Kevaughn Frater has shown flashes of brilliance. Now, the Colorado Switchbacks coaches are looking for that caliber of play on a more...

Kevaughn Frater's goals lift Colorado Springs Switchbacks to 1st USL road win over LA Galaxy II
Kevaughn Frater's goals lift Colorado Springs Switchbacks to 1st USL road win over LA Galaxy II

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sun, Jun 11, 2017

The Colorado Springs Switchback defeated the LA Galaxy II for the first time on the road after forward Kevaughn Frater scored the second of a...

Last-minute goal gives Colorado Springs Switchbacks important lift, USL win over OKC
Last-minute goal gives Colorado Springs Switchbacks important lift, USL win over OKC

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sat, Jun 3, 2017

It was only a single win, but the Switchbacks are hoping that prevailing on a last-minute goal in Saturday's 1-0 win may be the spark needed to turn...

Colorado Springs forward Aaron King, others hope to provide scoring spark for Switchbacks
Colorado Springs forward Aaron King, others hope to provide scoring spark for Switchbacks

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Jun 2, 2017

Colorado Springs coach Steve Trittschuh is looking for one of his forwards to rise up and become the potent finisher the sixth-place Switchbacks need....

Oklahoma City outplays Colorado Springs Switchbacks to record U.S. Open Cup victory
Oklahoma City outplays Colorado Springs Switchbacks to record U.S. Open Cup victory

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, May 31, 2017

Saturday's United Soccer League game may not come soon enough for the Colorado Springs Switchbacks after a lackluster performance doomed the hosts...

Soccer provides balance for Switchbacks reserve Jack Jones' entreprenurial efforts
Soccer provides balance for Switchbacks reserve Jack Jones' entreprenurial efforts

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, May 31, 2017

Former Wall Street stock trader, new wine company owner and bartender Jack Jones didn't need the extra work. But the Golden native's love of soccer...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks rally twice to salvage home tie versus Reno
Colorado Springs Switchbacks rally twice to salvage home tie versus Reno

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sun, May 28, 2017

The Switchbacks needed a strong second-half performance to overcome a tentative first and salvage a 3-3 home tie versus Reno. "I don't know why we...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks looking to rebound versus red-hot Reno
Colorado Springs Switchbacks looking to rebound versus red-hot Reno

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, May 26, 2017

Colorado Springs is in need of a bounce-back performance after last weekend's lackluster performance during a 5-2 drubbing at the hands of the Real...

Switchbacks advance in Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup
Switchbacks advance in Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Thu, May 18, 2017

The Switchbacks shrugged off a sluggish start with two goals in 142 seconds to open the second half and bury any hopes of an upset for an inspired FC...

Defender Josh Phillips' journey to Colorado Springs Switchbacks began with Wednesday's U.S. Open Cup foe
Defender Josh Phillips' journey to Colorado Springs Switchbacks began with Wednesday's U.S. Open Cup foe

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, May 16, 2017

FC Tucson coach Jon Pearlman will see a much-improved soccer player when he coaches against the Switchbacks and defender Josh Phillips on Wednesday....

Switchbacks grind out scoreless road tie at last-place Portland
Switchbacks grind out scoreless road tie at last-place Portland

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, May 10, 2017

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks held off a strong start by last-place Portland Timbers 2 to open its road trip with a scoreless road draw Wednesday...

United Soccer League names Switchbacks' Masta Kacher to team of the week
United Soccer League names Switchbacks' Masta Kacher to team of the week

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, May 9, 2017

Colorado Springs midfielder Masta Kacher was named to the United Soccer League team of the week after scoring two goals in last Friday’s 3-0 home win...

Switchbacks avenge loss with impressive shutout win over Tulsa
Switchbacks avenge loss with impressive shutout win over Tulsa

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, May 5, 2017

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks buried the memory of their embarrassing season-opening loss to Tulsa with a convincing 3-0 win over the same...

Cameroon soccer players adjusting to new life in U.S with Colorado Springs Switchbacks
Cameroon soccer players adjusting to new life in U.S with Colorado Springs Switchbacks

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, May 5, 2017

Seeing unfamiliar things everywhere made for a daunting first few weeks for the Colorado Springs Switchbacks’ Moise Pouaty and Pascal Eboussi of...

5 things to know about Friday's Colorado Springs Switchbacks-Tulsa Roughnecks game
5 things to know about Friday's Colorado Springs Switchbacks-Tulsa Roughnecks game

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, May 5, 2017

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks host the Tulsa Roughnecks at 7 p.m. Friday at Weidner Field. Here are five things to know: New face: Colorado...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks unable to overcome red card, Seattle's Chenkam's two goals in home loss
Colorado Springs Switchbacks unable to overcome red card, Seattle's Chenkam's two goals in home loss

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sat, Apr 29, 2017

Colorado Springs could not overcome two second-half goals by Felix Chenkam while also playing down a man for most of Saturday's 3-2 loss to the Seattle...

Head Start outreach reminds Switchbacks players of their youth
Head Start outreach reminds Switchbacks players of their youth

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Apr 28, 2017

Switchbacks captain Rony Argueta and midfielder Eddy Prugh both saw a little bit of themselves in the young faces gazing up at them on Thursday. “It...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks manage late tie in Reno
Colorado Springs Switchbacks manage late tie in Reno

By: - 0 Sat, Apr 22, 2017

RENO, Nev. - Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC scored in stoppage time through Shane Malcolm to claim a 2-2 draw against Reno 1868 FC at Greater Nevada...

Switchbacks defense gets back on track with 2-1 win over Real Monarchs SLC
Switchbacks defense gets back on track with 2-1 win over Real Monarchs SLC

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sun, Apr 16, 2017

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks bounced back from Wednesday's embarrassing road loss with a dominant first half that helped knock the Real Monarchs...

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VIDEO: Meet the Colorado Springs Switchbacks

Wed, Feb 18, 2015 - 7:49 PM 0

A brisk day didn't dissuade the Colorado Springs Switchbacks from honing and sharpening their soccer skills at the Pride Soccer Complex east of Colorado...

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Colorado Springs Switchbacks soccer team unveils logo

Fri, Jun 6, 2014 - 7:08 AM 0

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC revealed their official logo Thursday night. Local marketing firm Vladimir Jones came up with eight different designs...