The Leadville Flame soccer team defeated the Wheat Ridge Avalanche Gold 8-2 on Saturday, May 3rd. The team followed up with a 2-0 win over the Colorado Ice on Sunday May 4th.
The Flame are now playing in the Advanced Challenge Metro League, where they compete against many of the top club teams from the front range. “The competition has been awesome, we have beaten the 40th and 42nd ranked teams in the state,” said coach Cannell. The Flame are 4-0-1 on the season with three games left to play.
The Flame are a team from a 3A sized community who’s winning big against 5A level competition. That’s impressive!
Their next two games are at home this Saturday and Sunday, May 10 and 11. Kick-off is at 1:00 pm on both days. They will be taking on two Colorado Rapids developmental teams.
Be a part of something special by cheering on your Leadville Flame soccer team! See you at the game!