Berthoud drops to 0-2 after 49-28 loss By Dan Karpiel Sports Writer Crisp and clear with a very slight breeze out of the north; it was one of those picture-perfect evenings for football on the high plains. Unfortunately for the Berthoud Spartans football team, the weather was the only pleasant thing about Friday evening. The Sterling Tigers ran over the Spartans, literally, accumulating close to 300 yards on the ground in a 49-28 rout. The loss drops the Spartans to 0-2 on the season and ... Full Story
Air Academy lost to Berthoud and to Mountain View High School Berthoud (4-2) scored 10 runs on 10 hits to win 10 -2 over Air Academy. Academy scored first and held the lead after one inning, Berthoud took the lead in inning 2 and Academy tied the game 2 -2 after three innings. Berthoud put the game out of reach with three runs in the fourth and five runs in the 5th inning. The game went 6 innings with Morgan Thonhoff giving up 2 runs on 6 hits, 2 walks and 4 strikeouts. Mountain View (6-1) ... Full Story
As part of an ongoing series throughout the fall, The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame posts This Week in College Football History, which takes a look back at some of college football's landmark moments over the last 141 years. FEATURED MOMENT: September 17, 1988- In Iowa City, 2010 College Football Hall of Fame inductee Alfred Williams led the Colorado defense with seven tackles, four for losses including two sacks, a forced fumble, a recovery, a pass deflection and ... Full Story
The Berthoud High School soccer team continues to roll with its high scoring and solid defense, winning over Holy Family High School 5 - 0. The Spartans have won all three games played against non-conference opponents with 20 goals scored and only 4 goals against. The team shows great balance as indicated by goals by Jano Beltran, Tavo Beltran, Martinius Karlsen and two by Axel Ayala while Goalie Alex Hughes made seven saves at the Berthoud goal. Karleson had 2 assists while Jano Beltran, ... Full Story
Windsor took the early lead with two runs in the first inning, but Berthoud came back with six runs in the second inning and that would have been enough as the Spartans shut the Wizards down for the last 5 innings. Victoria Puchino pitched 7 innings and gave up 3 runs on 7 hits with 6 walks and 3 strikeouts. Game Stats below.
The Colorado Force have again joined with the MLS Colorado Rapids to present a soccer doubleheader, featuring the highest level of women’s and men’s soccer in Colorado as part of the Rapids’ 4th annual Women’s Soccer Celebration. On Saturday, September 18, Dick’s Sporting Goods Park will host the Force’s match vs. the expansion Colorado Rush, kicking off at 4:00 p.m. The game will precede the match between the Rapids and New England Revolution, which will kick off at 7:00 ... Full Story
Coach Jon Barron's squad brought home another decisive victory as they defeated Roosevelt 7-4. Berthoud led 3-2 at the half on goals by Ayala, Beltran and Berra. Berthoud added four more goals in the second period with two scores by Karlsen with Beltran and Ayala each scoring. Roosevelt is now 1-1 while Berthoud is 2-0. The team has a busy schedule this week, traveling to Broomfield on Wednesday to play Holy Family, who defeated Arvada 4-2 on their only game. The home game withThompson Valley ... Full Story
The Berthoud Spartans dominated their season opener against The Valley Vikings 8-0. Berthoud controlled the game from the beginning, denying the Vikings from having scoring opportunities. Most of the action was in the Viking end of the field the entire first half. The Spartans were able to control most inbounds, including Viking possessions. Berthoud first goal came 10 minutes into the game when Michael Berra kicked from just outside the goal box. Three minutes later Berra had another scoring ... Full Story
The Spartan softball team defeated Skyline 11-1 at Skyline this evening. Morgan Thonhoff pitched five innings giving up 3 hits and walking 2 as Berthoud pounded out 12 hits. As in last game, the Spartans started the contest with 4 runs in the opening inning. The Falcons lone score came in the third inning. Runs scored, Shelby Miller 1, Megan McGinn 2, Ashley Prescot 3, Victoria Puchino 1, Danielle Wikre 2, Kaitlyn Bending 2
August 31 The Lady Spartans wasted no time getting on the scoreboard, with 4 runs in the first inning. That would have been enough to win the game, but the Berthoud girls added two more runs in the second, fifth and sixth innings while holding Roosevelt to only six hits, including one triple.