ENGLEWOOD — For the second time in three years, the Cheyenne Mountain boy’s lacrosse staff has claimed the 4A CHSAA boy’s lacrosse state title.
Down 4-2 late within the 2nd half to No. 2 Evergreen, the Indians have been capable of tie the sport at 4, due to targets by Wyatt Furda & Kevin Papa.
Then, with 48.3 seconds to go within the sport, the sophomore, Furda, was capable of ship dwelling the game-winning aim, giving Cheyenne Mountain the lead.
The Indians then would be capable to run out the remainder of the clock run out, pulling off the 5-4 comeback victory to say the title over the Cougars.
“You concentrate on it each time in your again yard each time you shoot,” mentioned Furda, after the sport. “It is like, video games on the road, you are gonna rating, and it simply occurred to come back to me and I scored.”
“We might confronted adversity,” added Indians head coach Mike Paige. “We had a three-goal deficit in opposition to Erie at one level early within the season, and our guys had the tenacity and the need to beat. They knew it may come all the way down to the final minute, and that is what they did they usually prevailed. They performed phenomenal. We made some adjustments, and people adjustments paid dividends.”
That is Cheyenne Mountain highschool’s second state title win this faculty yr after the wrestling staff took dwelling the state wrestling title back in January, their first in class historical past.