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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 14 hr ago

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...

Switchbacks' Dan Jackson overcomes odds en route to pro career
Switchbacks' Dan Jackson overcomes odds en route to pro career

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Apr 14, 2017

Dan Jackson remains grateful for the lessons his adoptive mother Leigh taught him that enabled him to become a 5-foot-9 pro goalkeeper. "I didn't...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks rally falls short in midweek road game
Colorado Springs Switchbacks rally falls short in midweek road game

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 12, 2017

Edinburg, Texas - The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC fell 3-1 to Rio Grande Valley on the road Wednesday. A rough first half by the Switchbacks saw...

Video: Switchbacks midfielder Masta Kacher wins USL goal of the week vote
Video: Switchbacks midfielder Masta Kacher wins USL goal of the week vote

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Thu, Apr 6, 2017

Colorado Springs Switchbacks midfielder Masta Kacher won the fan online poll for Week 2’s United Soccer League goal of the week for his score against...

Remember the season-opening loss by the Colorado Springs Switchbacks? It's now a win, by forfeit
Remember the season-opening loss by the Colorado Springs Switchbacks? It's now a win, by forfeit

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Mon, Apr 3, 2017

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks are now 1-0-1 after the United Soccer League ruled Monday that the Tulsa Roughnecks had used an ineligible player in a...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks get home-opening tie vs. OKC
Colorado Springs Switchbacks get home-opening tie vs. OKC

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sat, Apr 1, 2017

Saturday night's 1-1 tie against Oklahoma City wasn't the result the Colorado Springs Switchbacks wanted in their home opener. But the defensive...

New Switchbacks captain Rony Argueta steps into larger role in third United Soccer League season
New Switchbacks captain Rony Argueta steps into larger role in third United Soccer League season

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Mar 31, 2017

Even with 12 new players signed for this season, Colorado Springs Switchbacks coach Steve Trittschuh wasn't done shaking things up. Third-year...

New Switchback Shane Malcolm looks to step it up in Saturday's home opener against Oklahoma City
New Switchback Shane Malcolm looks to step it up in Saturday's home opener against Oklahoma City

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Mar 31, 2017

Shane Malcolm was Colorado Springs' first new signing this offseason. "I always do my due diligence, talking to coaches about character and work...

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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...