Rams close out boys soccer season strong with 8-0 win | PostIndependent.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Rams close out boys soccer season strong with 8-0 win

CARBONDALE — Seven different players for Roaring Fork High School’s boys soccer team found the net, and the Rams’ senior goalkeeper scored twice in Roaring Fork’s regular season-ending 8-0 Class 3A Region 3 victory over Grand Valley at the Roaring Fork High School soccer field.

Alex Fisher, Roaring Fork’s regular goalie, scored twice for the Rams (11-2-2 overall, 5-1-1 league play), who clinched second place in the league standings behind league-champion Coal Ridge. The Rams also notched a 5-0 victory at Moffat County on Monday and, on Tuesday, earned a 6-0 victory over Colorado Rocky Mountain School.

“I’m feeling pretty positive about the way that our guys are playing right now,” first-year Roaring Fork coach Nick Forbes said. “We’re starting to peak at the right time and we’re getting stronger each game, and that’s a big thing right now.”



Cameron Doherty, Ben Carpenter, Misael Ramos, Aaron Palomera and Jack Fisher also scored for Roaring Fork. Alex Fisher played in goal for the Rams in the first half before Axel Palomera took over in goal in the second half to preserve the shutout.

Grand Valley (1-12-1 overall, 0-6-0 league) was shut out for the third consecutive time and for the fifth time in the past seven matches. The Cardinals will play their final match of the season in Parachute today against Coal Ridge.



Roaring Fork wrapped up its regular season with the victory. The Rams will likely receive a berth in the Class 3A state playoffs. Postseason berths will be announced by the Colorado High School Activities Association on Sunday.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User