Charlie Blackmon hit his sixth leadoff home run of the season, German Marquez won for the first time in seven weeks and the Colorado Rockies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-4 on Friday night.
The Switchbacks fell 1-2 to LA Galaxy II at home in front of a record crowd of 4,437 at Weidner Field.
Air Force women’s soccer opened the 2017 season with a tough 1-0 setback at Denver Friday night at CIBER Field. The game was part of the Colorado Cup.
The Colorado Springs Sky Sox snapped their three-game losing streak and gained another game in the standings during their 7-3 win over the Iowa Cubs in front of 10,808 at Principal Park Friday night.
Junior midfielder Kelli Sullivan struck for the second goal of her career midway through the second half, but the University of Northern Colorado women’s soccer team made the most of its chances and held off Colorado College, 3-1, in the season opener for both teams on Friday afternoon at Stewart Field.