By Jessica Mendoza, Alexa Belcastro and Logan MacDonald
Week six of the high school football season is in the books! Two #1 ranked teams in our area win in dominant fashion, once again. Plus, two powerhouses who haven’t met since 2017 clash in a defensive battle.
The Pine Creek Eagles made quite the mark in 4A football, but after years of preparation, they have finally made the transition and will play their first year in a 5A division - their opponents being Chaparral, Regis Jesuit, Douglas County, Fountain-Fort Carson and Legend.
Trent Grisham hit a game-ending home run in the ninth inning, Josh Hader got the win in his San Diego debut and the Padres beat the Colorado Rockies 3-2 to complete a doubleheader sweep hours after obtaining superstar Juan Soto in a blockbuster trade.