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Switchbacks' second-half surge snags 3 points in Portland
Switchbacks' second-half surge snags 3 points in Portland

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 11 hr ago

Midfielder Jordan Burt scored the first two goals of Sunday’s game to tie for the team lead in that category. The Switchbacks departed...

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, Jun 16, 2018

No. 10 The Colorado Pride women's soccer team visits the Southern California Crush on Sunday No. 9 New Zealand faces England in league (13-man) rugby...

Switchbacks' striker Uzo searching for breakthrough
Switchbacks' striker Uzo searching for breakthrough

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, Jun 15, 2018

Tobenna ‘Toby’ Uzo believes it’s time for a breakthrough for his club and his country. When his native Nigeria opens its World Cup run Saturday...

Hanlin's Switchbacks debut spoiled by Swope Park
Hanlin's Switchbacks debut spoiled by Swope Park

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Sat, Jun 9, 2018

The Switchbacks 1-0 loss to Swope Park Rangers at Weidner Field was more of the same in a sense, but it also featured a glimpse of what the team might...

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, Jun 9, 2018

No. 10 Denver Broncos have minicamp Tuesday to Thursday No. 9 FIFA will vote to award the 2026 World Cup on Wednesday with a U.S./North America bid...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks flip focus back to defense ahead of Swope Park visit
Colorado Springs Switchbacks flip focus back to defense ahead of Swope Park visit

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, Jun 8, 2018

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks spent much of the early season trying to find more consistent scoring, but a 4-1 loss at Las Vegas last Saturday...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks blinded by Las Vegas Lights
Colorado Springs Switchbacks blinded by Las Vegas Lights

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Sun, Jun 3, 2018

The road woes continued for the Colorado Springs Switchbacks on Saturday at Las Vegas Lights, as Steve Trittschuh’s side lost a fourth straight league...

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

By: - 0 Sun, Jun 3, 2018

No. 10 NASCAR's top teams converge on Michigan International Speedway on Sunday No. 9 The USA Hockey annual Congress is held in Colorado Springs...

Switchbacks expect wild times in Las Vegas
Switchbacks expect wild times in Las Vegas

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, Jun 1, 2018

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks first meeting with Las Vegas Lights was a wild 1-0 win for the hosts at Weidner Field on May 11, and coach Steve...

Saeed Robinson's first goal of season solidifies Colorado Springs Switchbacks' win over St. Louis
Saeed Robinson's first goal of season solidifies Colorado Springs Switchbacks' win over St. Louis

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Sun, May 27, 2018

Switchbacks winger Saeed Robinson got the goal he’s been hunting for since the start of the season, and it came at a great time for the club in...

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

By: - 0 Sun, May 27, 2018

No. 10 Annual all-star high school baseball games take place at the Sky Sox field on Monday No. 9 The French Open tennis Grand Slam goes all week in...

Little separating Steward Ceus, Moise Pouaty as Switchbacks begin search for top keeper
Little separating Steward Ceus, Moise Pouaty as Switchbacks begin search for top keeper

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, May 25, 2018

The time has come for Switchbacks coach Steve Trittschuh to settle on a primary goalkeeper following the team’s elimination from U.S. Open Cup play...

Switchbacks not letting on-field struggles sour spirits ahead of U.S. Open Cup action in San Antonio
Switchbacks not letting on-field struggles sour spirits ahead of U.S. Open Cup action in San Antonio

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Tue, May 22, 2018

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks are doing their best to leave frustrations on the field after the most troubling result of the season, Saturday’s 1-0...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks set sights on three points Saturday, not San Antonio
Colorado Springs Switchbacks set sights on three points Saturday, not San Antonio

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

The focus for Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC is squarely on Saturday’s league match at Oklahoma City, despite the club being a win away from a chance...

Robinson's late run helps Switchbacks beat FC Denver in Open Cup action
Robinson's late run helps Switchbacks beat FC Denver in Open Cup action

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Wed, May 16, 2018

Colorado Springs winger Saeed Robinson didn’t get his first goal of the season when the Switchbacks hosted FC Denver in Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup action...

Macias among the Switchbacks hoping to make the most of U.S. Open Cup opportunity
Macias among the Switchbacks hoping to make the most of U.S. Open Cup opportunity

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Tue, May 15, 2018

Wednesday’s Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup opener against amateur side FC Denver is expected to be an opportunity for some of the Switchbacks to escape the...

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

By: - 0 Sat, May 12, 2018

No. 10 Local college highlights include Air Force baseball at home Tuesday and any playoffs or tournaments remaining No. 9 The Colorado Pride women's...

Luke Vercollone's goal gives Switchbacks victory over Freddy Adu, Las Vegas
Luke Vercollone's goal gives Switchbacks victory over Freddy Adu, Las Vegas

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, May 11, 2018

Switchbacks midfielder Luke Vercollone had an unexpected reunion with one of his fellow 2004 MLS SuperDraft picks Friday night at Weidner Field as the...

Las Vegas Lights' show makes first stop in Colorado Springs
Las Vegas Lights' show makes first stop in Colorado Springs

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Thu, May 10, 2018

With expansion side Las Vegas Lights - the United Soccer League leader in headlines - coming to Colorado Springs for its first game at Weidner Field at...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks, Reno split points after another scoreless match
Colorado Springs Switchbacks, Reno split points after another scoreless match

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Sat, May 5, 2018

Switchbacks FC coach Steve Trittschuh could’ve gone for one of the $3 margaritas that seemed to bring added life to Weidner Field after Saturday’s...

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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...