Football: Photo gallery from Eaglecrest vs. Columbine Class 5A state semifinal


AURORA | Photo gallery from the Class 5A state football semifinal contest between second-seeded Eaglecrest and third-seeded Columbine played on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. Eaglecrest made a two-point conversion to beat Columbine 32-31 in double overtime to earn a place in the 5A state championship game. (Photos by Courtney Oakes & Philip Poston/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

Eaglecrest quarterback, Jalen Mergerson, 6, looks upfield as he escapes from Columbine defensiveman Corbin Curry, for a run resulting in a first down, during the class 5A football semifinal contest, Nov. 25 at Legacy Stadium. Eaglecrest defeated Columbine

Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Philip Poston/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

The Eaglecrest defensive line blocks a tying field goal in the fourth quarter of the class 5A football semifinal contest against Columbine, Nov. 25 at Legacy Stadium. Eaglecrest defeated Columbine in double overtime 32-31 and will face Pamona in the 5A fo

Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Philip Poston/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

Eaglecrest wide receiver, Victor Garnes, 12, follows his blocker, Kenny Wantings, 27, during the class 5A football semifinal contest, versus Columbine, Nov. 25 at Legacy Stadium. Eaglecrest defeated Columbine in double overtime 32-31 and will face Pamona

Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Philip Poston/Aurora Sentinel)

Eaglecrest linebacker, Kyle Wagner, 44, breaks through the offensive line to apply heavy pressure on Columbine quarterback, Logan DeArment, 10, during the class 5A football semifinal contest, Nov. 25 at Legacy Stadium. Eaglecrest defeated Columbine in dou

Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Philip Poston/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

Eaglecrest wide receiver, Victor Garnes, 12, drags Columbine defensive back, Logan DeArment, 10, stretching out the play for extra yards before eventually being brought down during the class 5A football semifinal contest, Nov. 25 at Legacy Stadium. Eaglec

Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Philip Poston/Aurora Sentinel)

Eaglecrest wide receiver, Victor Garnes, 12, drags Columbine defensive back, Logan DeArment, 10, stretching out the play for extra yards before eventually being brought down during the class 5A football semifinal contest, Nov. 25 at Legacy Stadium. Eaglec

Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Philip Poston/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

Eaglecrest quarterback, Jalen Mergerson, 6, looks upfield as he makes a move to avoid Columbine linebacker, Ted Mullin, 25, during the class 5A football semifinal contest, Nov. 25 at Legacy Stadium. Eaglecrest defeated Columbine in double overtime 32-31 a

Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Philip Poston/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Philip Poston/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

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Eaglecrest vs. Columbine in Class 5A state football semifinals on Nov. 25, 2017, at Legacy Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)