Wheat Ridge ousts Niwot from soccer playoffs
May 17, 2017
It was a disappointing end to the season, but Niwot head soccer coach Stephen Dimit was in no way disappointed in his team’s performance against No. 2 seed Wheat Ridge in the second round of the Class 4A state tournament.
“Everybody played really hard,” he said following the Cougars 3-0 loss to the Farmers last Saturday. “We didn’t connect as much as we could have, but it wasn’t for lack of effort. Everybody poured their heart into it, and they played for each other.”
The Cougars were stymied by a very solid Farmer’s defense, and managed just a handful of shots on sophomor...