AURORA | Meet Chloe Knapp, Ms. October. The Cherokee Trail senior might have passed for Reggie Jackson (aka Mr. October) with the New York Yankees for her performance during the Class 5A state softball tournament, as she helped power the Cougars to their first ever state championship.
AURORA | Results and schedule from the 2016 Class 5A state softball tournament, scheduled for Oct. 21-22, 2016, at the Aurora Sports Park. Aurora teams bold and uppercased.
AURORA | Though a rematch between the Cherokee Trail and Eaglecrest softball teams seemed quite possible when the Class 5A state tournament bracket came out, but the way the Cougars and Raptors made it happen was far from predictable.
One team will play in the Class 5A state softball tournament for a fifth straight season, while the other is there for the first time since 2012. Yet there’s no doubt both the former, Eaglecrest, and the latter, Cherokee Trail, have the ability to finish on top at the conclusion of the Oct. 21-22 5A […]
AURORA | Pairings and time schedule for the 2016 Class 5A state softball tournament scheduled for Oct. 21-22 at the Aurora Sports Park.
AURORA | From the time they met in the parking lot of the Aurora Sports Park Saturday morning prior to the Class 5A Region 3 tournament, the Eaglecrest softball team felt it was going to be their day.
AURORA | Down 4-0 to Brighton just one inning into the Class 5A Region 5 championship game, it would have been easy for the Cherokee Trail softball team to see it as the latest thing that might keep them out of the 5A state tournament yet again.
AURORA | Scoreboard for the eight 2016 Class 5A softball regional tournaments played Oct. 15. Two teams from each regional advanced to the Oct. 21-22 5A state tournament at the Aurora Sports Park.
Usually, making it to the Aurora Sports Park means a successful season for a prep softball team, as it’s the site of the state tournament. Cherokee Trail and Eaglecrest will play in those friendly confines on Oct. 15, but it will take two wins for them to get back there for real the following week.