Saturday, November 10, 2012

Denver Post: DU Rivalry With CC Moves Outdoors

From: Denver Post
by  Nick Groke

Colorado College is something like the Montreal Canadiens of women's college soccer [DG: except without the 24 championships]. The Tigers were there before the beginning — they hosted a national championship in 1980, before the NCAA even sanctioned the sport.

And they nearly dominated the early years, back when the NCAA Tournament was a 12-team affair [DG: Without winning a championship].

The University of Denver women's team also dates way back, to 1983. And the Pioneers have become regulars in what is now a 64-team NCAA Tournament — they've participated in the tournament in eight of the past 12 years [read entire article]

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