The day in photos.
THE VICTORS SATURDAY IN THE 5A, 4A AND 3A TITLE GAMES HAD TWO THINGS IN COMMON: THEY WERE ALL EAGLES AND WERE ALL IN FAMILIAR TERRITORY. VALOR CHRISTIAN CONTINUED ITS DOMINANCE IN 5A, AND PINE CREEK WON ITS THIRD TITLE IN FOUR YEARS IN 4A. PUEBLO EAST MAD
Denver Post staff photographer Joe Amon captures the scene at Sports Authority Field on Saturday afternoon.
Pine Creek quarterback Brock Domann (15) celebrates in the end zone with his team after winning the Class 4A state championship.
Pomona’s Brandon Micalea leans dejectedly into a barrier as he ponders his team’s 30-14 loss to Valor Christian in the Class 5A state championship game Saturday at Sports Authority Field. The Broomfield Eagles took the field against Pine Creek looking for a state title, but fell 36-14 Saturday at Sports Authority Field.
Valor Christian’s Isaac Lloyd, left, and Curtis Chiaverini douse Eagles coach Rod Sherman as time runs down in the Class 5A state championship game Saturday.
Pine Creek’s Collin Willis celebrates with the crowd after beating Broomfield for the Class 4A state championship.