Dick’s Sporting Goods Park/Five Star Stadium — Watch action from the United Women’s Soccer game at Five Star Stadium in Thornton on Friday night mixed with footage from the Rapids U-23s/Harpo’s FC battle last week. Santa Clarita Heat beat Colorado Storm 5–1, and the younger Rapids beat Harpo’s FC 4–1.
Diamonds sparkle when the USWNT comes to town and fans see USL and MLS games in Colorado. Folks who want to see diamonds in the rough need to mine deeper, but it’s easy pickings this week. The U-18 Girls All-Star game kicks off at 5:00 on Tuesday (July 12) at Switchbacks Stadium in Colorado Springs. The U-18 Boys All-Stars play Wednesday at Cadet Soccer Field on the USAFA grounds (5:00 kickoff). Both all-star games precede exhibition matches between Mainz 05 and Switchbacks FC on Tuesday and Mainz 05/Leones Negros on Wednesday.