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Switchbacks still searching for answers in final third, settle for scoreless draw with Seattle
Switchbacks still searching for answers in final third, settle for scoreless draw with Seattle

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 2 hr ago

A scoreless draw with Seattle Sounders 2 on a sloppy Saturday at Weidner Field produced more of the same for Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC: a stout...

Niki Jackson expected to join Switchbacks on loan from Colorado Rapids ahead of Saturday's tilt with Seattle
Niki Jackson expected to join Switchbacks on loan from Colorado Rapids ahead of Saturday's tilt with Seattle

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

Should Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC coach Steve Trittschuh find himself looking for a goal scorer during Saturday’s 6 p.m. game against Seattle...

Switchbacks coach says grass at home field is a disgrace
Switchbacks coach says grass at home field is a disgrace

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC is finding the grass really is greener on the other side to start the 2018 season. Whether the other side is at...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sun, Apr 15, 2018

No. 10 World men's hockey championships start Thursday in Denmark No. 9 NASCAR's top teams head to Richmond, Va., on Saturday No. 8 Local college...

Switchbacks score in bunches, earn road win at Reno
Switchbacks score in bunches, earn road win at Reno

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Sat, Apr 14, 2018

An own goal opened the scoring floodgates for Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC in Saturday’s 4-0 win at Reno 1868, giving the Switchbacks their first...

Switchbacks' Josh Suggs included in USL Team of the Week, team to appear on ESPN broadcasts
Switchbacks' Josh Suggs included in USL Team of the Week, team to appear on ESPN broadcasts

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Tue, Apr 10, 2018

Josh Suggs' involvement in Colorado Spring Switchbacks FC's 2-1 win over Rio Grande Valley on Saturday did not go unnoticed. The United Soccer League...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sat, Apr 7, 2018

No. 10 Other prep highlights include girls' golf at Air Academy Kadet Invite Friday at Eisenhower. and at Four Mile Ranch on Monday No. 9 The...

Switchbacks use set piece, penalty to secure three points against Rio Grande Valley
Switchbacks use set piece, penalty to secure three points against Rio Grande Valley

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Sat, Apr 7, 2018

Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC managed to end a three-game losing streak and a 368-minute scoring drought, while still struggling to finish in the run...

Switchbacks in search of scoring ahead of Rio Grande Valley's visit
Switchbacks in search of scoring ahead of Rio Grande Valley's visit

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, Apr 6, 2018

Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC coach Steve Trittschuh believes the goals are coming one way or another. Wednesday’s 1-0 loss against Swope Park...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks continue skid in Kansas City
Colorado Springs Switchbacks continue skid in Kansas City

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Wed, Apr 4, 2018

A couple troubling early season trends continued for the Colorado Springs Switchbacks against Swope Park Rangers on Wednesday at Kansas City’s...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sun, Apr 1, 2018

No. 10 World Cup freestyle wrestling takes place Saturday and Sunday in Iowa City, with or without Russia No. 9 Local college highlights include the...

Switchbacks attack bottled up in St. Louis
Switchbacks attack bottled up in St. Louis

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Sat, Mar 31, 2018

ST. LOUIS • A week ago, a late goal undid the Colorado Springs Switchbacks. Saturday in St. Louis, an early goal was too much to overcome in the team’s...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks set to take full squad to St. Louis
Colorado Springs Switchbacks set to take full squad to St. Louis

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, Mar 30, 2018

After consecutive weeks at Weidner Field to open the season, Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC hit the road for the first time ahead of Saturday’s 3 p.m....

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs this week
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs this week

By: - 0 Mon, Mar 26, 2018

No. 10 The Colorado Rapids host the Philadelphia Union on Saturday No. 9 Local college highlights include Air Force hosting the Collegiate Nationals...

Switchbacks fail to meet expectations, fall to Portland at home
Switchbacks fail to meet expectations, fall to Portland at home

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Sun, Mar 25, 2018

There were no “ifs” mentioned when Colorado Springs FC coach Steve Trittschuh and captain Josh Suggs set a goal of taking six points away from the...

Short-handed Colorado Springs Switchbacks prepare for Portland
Short-handed Colorado Springs Switchbacks prepare for Portland

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, Mar 23, 2018

Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC coach Steve Trittschuh knew he would be down one winger for Saturday’s 6 p.m. game against Portland Timbers 2 at...

Benedetto blog: Shane Malcolm makes Switchbacks history with national team call-up
Benedetto blog: Shane Malcolm makes Switchbacks history with national team call-up

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Mon, Mar 19, 2018

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC will be without Shane Malcolm for Saturday’s game against Portland Timbers 2 at Weidner Field, but it is through no...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: Jim O - 0 Sun, Mar 18, 2018

No. 10 The Colorado Rockies play exhibitions and get ever closer to their season opener March 29 No. 9 Local college highlights include Air Force...

Ceus celebrates Switchbacks debut with clean sheet against LA Galaxy II
Ceus celebrates Switchbacks debut with clean sheet against LA Galaxy II

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Sat, Mar 17, 2018

Steward Ceus’ debut with the Colorado Springs Switchbacks was a boring one in Saturday’s USL regular season opener against LA Galaxy II at Weidner...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks look to start season on right foot at home
Colorado Springs Switchbacks look to start season on right foot at home

By: - 0 Fri, Mar 16, 2018

While the preseason looked to present few problems for the Colorado Springs Switchbacks, the six-game slate didn’t provide many answers for coach Steve...

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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...