Briefs: Prep Soccer Roundup October 23, 2008
Western Slope teams fared well in Wednesday’s first round of the Class 4A and 3A state soccer playoffs.
Montrose, the 15th seedc in 4A, defeated Cañon City 3-1 in Montrose. The Indians advance to play second-ranked Fossil Ridge on Saturday Fort Collins.
Eagle Valley edged Evergreen 2-1 and plays host to Mullen on Saturday. Glenwood Springs shut out Alameda 4-0 and plays at third-ranked Broomfield on Saturday.
Longmont defeated Battle Mountain 3-2 and Steamboat Springs lost to Wheat Ridge 5-1.
Hotchkiss won its first-ever Class 3A home playoff game. The Bulldogs blanked Middle Park 4-0 on Wednesday.
Aspen won 2-0 in Ridgway and Basalt defeated Crested Butte 7-0.
The Western Slope’s other 3A qualifer, Roaring Fork, lost to Denver Christian 5-1.
Hotchkiss plays host to Faith Christian on Saturday. Aspen travels to top seed Colorado Springs Christian.
Basalt plays at No. 5 Weld Central.