The goal of any team is to be playing well at the end of the season. No area boys soccer team played better down the stretch than Idaho Falls.
Jerry Lopez describes himself as a simple player.
Hillcrest High School’s Ben Nelson and Jaxon Keller have been soccer teammates since middle school.
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At Brothers Park in Caldwell, the Idaho Falls High School boys soccer team defeated Moscow 4-0 to claim the third place trophy at the 4A soccer state tournament.
For the second year in a row, the Sugar-Salem High School girls soccer team has reached the 3A soccer state championship game.
At Brothers Park in Caldwell, the Idaho Falls High School boys soccer team outlasted Twin Falls 3-2 in overtime on the first day of the 4A soccer state tournament to reach today's semifinals. This is the first time since 2007 that the Tigers have reached the winner's bracket at state soccer.
Here's a look at the teams that will represent District 6 at the state soccer championships.
At Hillcrest, Johan Gaytan-Hernandez scored two goals and recorded an assist for the Hillcrest High School boys soccer team in a 5-0 win over Skyline that sent the Knights to the 4A state tournament.
Naomi Smalls musically argues “every day is leg day.”
Thunder Ridge High School is in its second year of existence, and the Titans have gone 2-for-2 in 5A District 5-6 boys soccer championship games since then.
At Rexburg, Annalise Brunson had four goals and one assist for the Madison High School girls soccer team in a 9-1 win over Rigby to begin the 5A District 5-6 tournament.
At the Idaho Falls Soccer Complex, Kennedy Robertson scored two goals in the Idaho Falls High School girls soccer team’s 5-1 win over Blackfoot to begin the 4A District 6 tournament.
At Blackfoot, the Blackfoot High School boys soccer team began the 4A District 6 tournament with a 3-0 win over Bonneville.
At Sugar City, five different players scored for the Sugar-Salem High School boys soccer team in a 5-0 conference win over South Fremont in the regular season finale for both teams.
Spots for the Idaho high school boys and girls soccer state tournaments, which begin Oct. 24 in the Treasure Valley, are on the line for District 6 teams as district tournaments begin this week. The first games start today with the 4A District 6 boys tournament.
At Hillcrest, Jaxon Keller scored four goals as the Hillcrest boys soccer team pulled away for a 9-0 win over Bonneville on Monday in its regular-season finale.
At Rexburg, the Bonneville High School volleyball team went 8-0 in two days to win the inaugural ‘Battle of the Best’ seven-team tournament at Madison.
At Rigby, the Rigby High School boys soccer team edged Madison 1-0 to add to an already tight race for 5A District 5-6 tournament seeds.
At Bonneville, the Idaho Falls High School girls soccer team continued their best season in recent memory with a 2-1 win over Bonneville.
At Watersprings, the Watersprings High School volleyball team remained undefeated with three-set wins over conference opponents Rockland and Grace Lutheran.
At Skyline, Jaxon Keller’s goal in the first half off an assist by Jacob Hoover held up for Hillcrest in a 1-0 win over Skyline in boys soccer on Monday as the Knights (12-1-1, 6-0-1) remained unbeaten in conference play.
At Fairview, Ore., Idaho Falls High School junior Mitchell Athay broke the 16-minute barrier for the second time this season and led Tigers finishers in the Jim Danner Championship race Saturday at Nike Portland XC.
At Rigby, Sidney Lance had a hat trick for the Thunder Ridge High School girls soccer team in a 6-0 win over the Trojans.
At Pocatello, the Madison High School girls soccer team defeated Highland 5-1 in a contest between the top two teams in 5A District 5-6.
At Shelley, seven players scored for the Skyline girls soccer team in a 9-0 conference shutout win over the Russets.
At Twin Falls, senior Abigail Yadon made her return to Watersprings volleyball with 16 kills and nine digs in a 25-20, 25-21, 25-19 nonconference sweep of Lighthouse Christian.
At the Idaho Falls Soccer Complex, the Blackfoot High School boys soccer team shut out Skyline 2-0 to enter the win column for the first time in 2019.
At Bonneville, four freshmen accounted for 12 of Bonneville’s goals in a 14-0 girls soccer conference win over Shelley.
At Bonneville, the Rigby High School boys soccer team defeated Bonneville 10-1 for its second win in as many days.
At Rexburg, Madison High School's Annalise Brunson began her senior year by reaching a milestone in a 16-0 girls soccer nonconference win over Shelley on Friday.
Depth and talent was on display last season in 4A District 6, which ended with the Hillcrest boys and Skyline girls claiming district titles.
Thunder Ridge’s Emmanuel Garcia made his final day of high school a memorable one.
Hillcrest High School’s Jose Martinez was part of one of the best back lines throughout his high school soccer career.
Fabian Sandoval contributed to a historic inaugural season for the 2018 Thunder Ridge High School boys soccer team which included a 5A District 5-6 championship and a trip to the 5A state tournament.
A four-year starter for the Sugar-Salem High School boys soccer team is continuing his career in college.
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If someone knows perseverance, it’s Hillcrest senior Balor Reilly.
Thunder Ridge boys soccer sent a message early during its inaugural season: the Titans are a program to watch for years to come.
Thunder Ridge High School boys soccer was having a ball heading into this year’s 5A state tournament.
At the beginning of the season, head coach Corey Toldson asked the members of the first-year Thunder Ridge High School boys soccer team to write down three things on a slip of paper.
The Hillcrest High School boys soccer team — donning black jerseys for Tuesday evening’s 4A District 6 championship game in Ammon — blackened the eye of the Blackfoot Broncos for the third time this fall.
At Hillcrest, the Hillcrest High School boys soccer team shut out Rigby, 3-0, thanks to two goals from Jake Hoover in the second half.
The Idaho Falls High School boys soccer team handed Hillcrest its first tie of the season on Aug. 23, and the Tigers repeated that same outcome Tuesday in their second meeting with the Knights.
At Thunder Ridge, the Titans’ first boys soccer season in program history continued positively, shutting out Bonneville at home, 8-0.
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SUGAR-SALEM 1, TETON 0: At Vallivue High School, Logan Kinghorn scored the game-winning goal in the 70th minute for the Diggers in an all-Mountain Rivers Conference 3A state third place game.
At Vallivue High School, the Sugar-Salem High School boys soccer team fell to District 3 champion Weiser 2-0 in the 3A state soccer semifinals.