Colorado 5A soccer: Valor Christian ends Brighton's season
Brighton High School's soccer team poses for a group picture. The Bulldogs qualified for the state 5A tournament for the first time since 2014 this year.
Courtesy KJ Miles
HIGHLANDS RANCH -- Valor Christian scored four times in each half to trounce Brighton 8-0 in the opening round of Colorado's 5A soccer tournament. The game was held Oct. 26 on the Eagles' field.
VCHS hosts Pine Creek in the second round at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1.
This marked the Brighton first appearance in the tournament since the 2014 season.
It was also the first time since 2013 that the Bulldogs finished with a record better than .500. BHS was 9-7 this year. In 2013, the Bulldogs were 8-7. In 2009, BHS finished 7-6-2.
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