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Mile High Juggle Try: Dillon Powers for America SCORES

If you can juggle, you can raise money for America SCORES along with Colorado Rapids midfielder Dillon Powers. Solicit sponsors to pay a per-juggle rate, and then keep the ball up as long as possible. Check out this video of Powers juggling 2,824 times and describing the #MileHighJuggleTry fundraiser for America SCORES. The challenge runs […]

Photo by John Babiak.

Rapids can’t sustain pressure in 1-0 loss to RSL

Rio Tinto Stadium (Sandy, Utah) — After a great start for the Rapids in Salt Lake City last Saturday night, a late-game mistake turned to a heartbreaking 1-0 loss in a stadium where Colorado has never won. Jumping out to a dominating advantage in both possession and shots on goal, Colorado looked to have the home side reeling on […]

Devin Doyle retains the ball while Dillon Powers supports against D.C. United.

Powers ready to lead Rapids in their “final”

Sitting 9th and 10th in the Western Conference, Real Salt Lake and Colorado might be disappointed with 2015, but Sunday night gives the Rapids a chance to tackle disappointment by winning the season series and returning the Rocky Mountain Cup to Colorado. Head coach Pablo Mastroeni sees this as a great motivator for what he hopes to be a dominating […]

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Dejected Rapids reflect on loss to Timbers

The list of problems for Colorado at home against the Portland Timbers on Saturday night hits double digits, but defender James Riley summed it up with one characteristic for his Rapids. “It’s just about competing,” Riley said, “and we need men out there from the get-go.” Colorado was on their heels for most of the […]

Marc Burch unleashes his signature lefty against NYCFC. Photo by John Babiak.

A tale of two energy levels: Rapids, NYCFC scoreless at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park

Saturday’s home opener against visiting NYCFC set up perfectly for the Colorado Rapids and their faithful — pristine weather, sellout crowd, and a day dominated by Colorado’s 21 shots (seven on goal). Unfortunately, the Rapids couldn’t find the back of the net and had to settle for what was an impressive but disappointing 0-0 draw. […]

Rapids ink Powers to multi-year deal

The Rapids front office announced that they have re-signed 23-year-old midfielder Dillon Powers to a multi-year contract. As per MLS policy, the terms of the deal were not disclosed. According to the MLS Players Union Web site, Powers is guaranteed $127,650 in total compensation in 2014. “I’m really happy to be at the heart of what we’re […]