CURRENTS: AMATEUR

Cities across Colorado feature leagues and tournaments for men’s and women’s amateur teams

Three ships passed through the night in Colorado

Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, Cadet Soccer Stadium, Switchbacks Stadium — This past week featured at least three huge soccer events at the same time in Colorado (some in the same location). But most people missed out. Current of Colorado was on the ground with all three groups. Only a handful of the participants themselves even knew […]

Perfect storm or clear skies?

Superior soccer visited Colorado this week to create a perfect storm that most people missed. This was an opportunity to learn from top international teams from Germany and Mexico. The handful of coaches, players, and fans who witnessed Colorado Cup 2016 will remember seeing something special, and they will mark their calendars for next year. If it was good enough […]

CASL semifinals set up Harpo’s FC/FC Denver championship showdown

Broomfield Commons (Broomfield, Colorado) — Harpo’s FC beat FC Boulder 4–1 to reach the Colorado Amateur Soccer League (CASL) championship game next Sunday at Broomfield Commons. The CASL 2015 fall season champions — FC Denver*  — beat Colorado Rovers 3–2 in the other semifinal, a lightning-delayed battle. These highlights show a taste of the talent tussling […]

Soccer-filled weekend at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park

Dick’s Sporting Goods Park — John Babiak arrived early on Saturday with his cameras and didn’t leave Dick’s Sporting Goods Park until Memorial Day because he was busy capturing the Brazilian training session, the Colorado Rapids 1-1 draw with the Philadelphia Union, the unified group of players and leadership from both clubs at the Unified game late Saturday night*, and […]

CoC captured all LHUSOC games for Harpo’s FC and Switchbacks FC

Three of the four-corner states — Current of Colorado has filmed all the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup games that Harpo’s FC and Switchbacks FC have ever played, a total of eight matches in Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah (six for Harpo’s, three for Switchbacks). If the math seems weird, consider May 20, 2015 and May 18, 2016. […]