Sterling golf goes to regionals and NJC comes dwelling – Sterling Journal-Advocate
It’s been a wild few weeks on the planet of Colorado sports activities. Governor Polis and CHSAA introduced that soccer can be allowed within the fall to the districts who select that choice whereas leaving a Season C choice accessible as nicely. The Pac 12 started discussing beginning their season in November, which means CU soccer might be across the nook. The Broncos kicked their season off on Monday Evening Soccer with a loss to Tennessee. All of that isn’t even to say the Nuggets historic comeback in opposition to the Clippers, or how I already remorse changing into a Rockies fan.
This week, issues are about to get much more wild, notably in Logan County.
First up is an important match of the Sterling Tiger boys’ golf staff season to date. They gained’t have to attend very lengthy into the week to play it both.
The SHS golf staff spent final week successful the Patriot League Championship for the second 12 months in a row. The staff additionally honored the late Brandon Chase with a memorial event on Friday. Subsequent up, the Tigers set their sights on the 3A regional event on Monday at Boomerang Golf Hyperlinks in Greeley, teeing off at 10 AM. Trey Kuntz and Tayleb Schaefer have led the best way for the Tigers this season.
The boys aren’t the one Tiger squad with a giant week, nevertheless. The Girl Tiger softball staff has simply their busiest week of the season developing as they are going to play three video games versus their typical two. More difficult is that two of their three video games will probably be on the street and two of the matches are in opposition to the groups that handed Sterling their first two losses of the season.
The motion begins on Monday as SHS visits 6-2 Lyons at 4 pm. The Girl Tigers will then journey to play 0-9 Platte Valley on Thursday at 4 pm. Sterling will shut the week out at Mason Subject in opposition to 10-1 Eaton.
Lyons and Eaton will signify revenge alternatives for Sterling. Lyons defeated the Girl Tigers 5-3 on August twenty fifth, the primary time the Girl Lions have ever defeated Sterling. Eaton, the highest ranked staff in 3A, defeated Sterling 13-1 simply 4 days later, because the Girl Tigers managed simply 5 hits within the two video games. Sterling’s bats have been crimson scorching as of late, nevertheless, making this week’s video games all of the extra attention-grabbing. Sterling defeated Platte Valley 18-1 of their final assembly. SHS is 6-4 on the season after beating Valley and shedding to Strasburg final week.
Then there’s the Plainsmen and Plainswomen. NJC has performed in two tournaments thus far this season, one in Wyoming and one other in Nebraska. Now, the staff comes dwelling to host their very own event.
NJC’s event will probably be performed on Friday at Riverview Golf Course at 1:00 pm. The ladies’s staff is coming off a 1st place end at McCook, the place the boys completed third. NJC will comply with that up the following day at Riverview with the Financial institution of Colorado Scramble at 9 am Saturday. The fundraiser will profit NJC golf.
Merino’s cross nation staff could have the week off earlier than competing at Wiggins subsequent week.
Lastly, there’s the second we by no means thought would come, however is lastly right here. Sterling, Fleming, Merino, Peetz, and Caliche are all in a position to start soccer follow on Thursday. I can’t inform you how lengthy I’ve wished to say that.