Archive for September, 2012

Ralston Valley Tennis hosts Lakewood

Ralston Valley Tennis hosts Lakewood

I returned to Ralston Valley to shoot another tennis match on Tuesday evening.  This was only my second outing shooting tennis at any level, but the response I got from my first outing against Dakota Ridge was so good, that I had to hit the tennis courts one more time…  Here are some of the resulting […]

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Colorado 5A Football Number 1 Falls to Number 2

Colorado 5A Football Number 1 Falls to Number 2

The number one team in 5A High School Football in Colorado hosted the number two team in the state Friday night.  Undefeated #1 Pomona was picked to beat #2 Chaparral at the North Area Athletic Complex, and after scoring the first touchdown, looked like they would be well on their way to a victory at […]

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Team USA Women Send Coach Off With Win

Team USA Women Send Coach Off With Win

Team USA Women’s Soccer head coach, Pia Sundhage, coached her final game with the US National Team on Wednesday, September 19th at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, CO.  More on Coach Sundhage later. This was a very interesting experience.  It was the first soccer game I shot for Cal Sport Media, and totally different experience […]

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Colorado Football: A-West blows out visiting Hinkley

Colorado Football: A-West blows out visiting Hinkley

I headed to the North Area Athletic Complex (NAAC) Thursday evening for a varsity football game between the home team Arvada West Wildcats and the visiting Hinkley Thunderbirds.  It was a beautiful night in Arvada for a football game.  At the start of the game the sun was still up, it was close to 70 […]

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High School Tennis – Ralston Valley hosts Dakota Ridge

High School Tennis - Ralston Valley hosts Dakota Ridge

I shot a sport I have never shot before today (it is still today as I am writing this, 11:26pm).  I stepped onto the tennis courts for the first time to photograph the action.  I was debating on if I wanted to head off to a local high school for some volleyball or head out […]

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I Thought PAC-12 Football would be better – Buffs drop to 0-2

I Thought PAC-12 Football would be better - Buffs drop to 0-2

So, last weekend at Sports Authority Field, the University of Colorado lost to Colorado State University.  Going into todays game at Folsom Field against Sacramento State, I was expecting to see the PAC-12 wanting blood.  It was the first time I had stepped foot on a college football field in almost 10 years.  I was […]

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Missy Franklin and Colorado Olympians Honored At Rapids Game

Missy Franklin and Colorado Olympians Honored At Rapids Game

During halftime of the Colorado Rapids and Portland Timbers game Wednesday night at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, 7 Olympic Athletes who are from Colorado or now living in Colorado were honored by the Rapids.  Of course the biggest name in Colorado Olympics, Missy Franklin, was one of the many and came down onto the pitch […]

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Portland Timbers Experience 5280

Portland Timbers Experience 5280

The Portland Timbers, coming off of a 1-0 win over the Colorado Rapids last week, visited Dick’s Sporting Goods Park for their second game against the Rapids.  I am splitting this post into two due to the fact there were special guests at the game and the second post will be devoted to these special […]

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Pomona Host Mountain Range For Volleyball Action

Pomona Host Mountain Range For Volleyball Action

Tuesday night at the Pomona High School gym in Arvada, the Panthers hosted Mountain Range for a Varsity Volleyball match.  This was my first volleyball game since last fall shooting the Eagle River High School Lady Wolves teams.  The Pomona gym was small compared to Eagle River’s gym, and the lighting was not much better. […]

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Top 5a and 4a Teams Face Off In Arvada

Top 5a and 4a Teams Face Off In Arvada

The number 2 team in Colorado 5A football hosted the number 5 team in Colorado 4A football on Friday night.  The Pomona Panthers opened up their 2012 football season against the visiting Broomfield Eagles at the North Area Athletic Complex under the Friday Night Lights.  Unlike the Golden and Thompson Valley game the night before, […]

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Are You Ready For Some High School Football?!?!

Are You Ready For Some High School Football?!?!

So, right after the Standley Lake and Centaurus soccer game I walked over to the football stadium at the North Area Athletic Complex for the Golden and Thompson Valley football game.  Thompson Valley is about 50 miles away near Fort Collins. So, for the earlier soccer game, I forgot my remote trigger for my camera.  When […]

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High School Soccer Colorado Style

High School Soccer Colorado Style

So, Thursday night I had my first football game of the season (see next post).  It was going to take place at the North Area Athletic Complex at 6pm.  At 4pm at the same complex at the soccer stadium there was a boys high school soccer game.  So, I headed there early to shoot the […]

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