Men’s soccer win Region IX championship

The Golden Eagles are soaring the Region IX. With back to back wins in the region tournament the Laramie County Community College men’s soccer team became Region IX Champions.

Men’s soccer opened up its week on Oct. 26 at Metro State University with a 2-1 win over  Gillette College in the Region IX semifinal game. Max Holland had the game-winning goal in the 72nd minute, putting the Golden Eagles ahead for the win.

The Golden Eagles then advanced to the Region IX Championship game, facing off against Sheridan College on Oct. 27. Men’s soccer held the regional rivals to a shutout, winning the game 2-0. Ricardo Vasquez and Holland scored a goal each.

The Golden Eagles head to Tucson, Ariz. to battle No. 3 in the nation Pima Community College on Nov. 3. A time has not been set.    

About Will Crawford (49 Articles)
Will Crawford is a sophomore majoring in Mass Media and is a tri-editor for Wingspan. He is hoping to go to Black Hills State University to receive his bachelor’s degree in mass communications with a sports media emphasis. Crawford hopes to one day be a play-by-play announcer for a Major League Baseball team. Crawford started taking journalism classes his freshman year and then later on became the social media editor for Wingspan. Crawford is a huge sports fan, his favorite teams are the Boston Red Sox and New York Giants. His favorite players are Odell Beckham Jr. of the New York Giants, Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook, and Red Sox outfielder J.D. Martinez. Along with watching sports, Crawford played various sports in High School and played baseball for 9 years. He is also always open to discussing sports. To contact Crawford email him at willcrawford51@gmail.com or follow him on twitter @WillCrawford18.

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