Photos: Colorado Class 3A football semifinals |

Photos: Colorado Class 3A football semifinals

Rifle High offensive lineman Austin Shepherd hugs his mother, Jennifer Shepherd as fans flood the field after Rifle defeated Fort Morgan during Saturday’s Class 3A semifinal at Bears Stadium. The Bears defeated the Mustangs 35-7 to advance to the 3A state championship game.
Christopher Mullen / Post Independent |

Rifle managed to take a big lead early against Fort Morgan at Bears Stadium on Saturday, then held on for a 35-7 victory to advance to the 3A state championship game.

The following are photos taken of the game by PI staff photographer Christopher Mullen and PI contributor Darcy Copeland, both of whom captured some of the game’s key moments.

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