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Athlete Spotlight: Ford Edwards

The Oredigger Men’s Soccer Team finished the season with an overall record of 12-3-3, and a conference record of 10-1-3. With November 3rd’s draw against Regis, Mines clinched a regular season RMAC championship, and have secured the number one seed in the RMAC tournament over the Westminster College Griffins. This Oredigger team has looked very […]

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Athlete Spotlight: David Boldt

The Men’s Soccer Team took the RMAC Regular-Season Championship title on Oct. 26, after beating the CSU-Pueblo Thunderwolves 3-1. While the offense crushed it during this game, and throughout the season, the Orediggers could not have won the Championship without a strong midfield and defense. Leading the way in this effort is senior David Boldt, […]

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Athlete Spotlight: Emily Garnier

Year: Junior Major: B.S. Computer Science, with a minor in Electrical Engineering Hometown: Littleton, CO Why Mines: Although she grew up just down the road from Mines, Garnier had originally planned on going out of state for college. With the criteria of a good engineering school and an opportunity to play soccer, Garnier set out […]

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Orediggers Earn Early Season Redemption

After a disappointing loss to Dallas Baptist University during the NCAA semi-finals last year, the Mines’ Women’s Soccer team was out for vengeance. On Friday, September 2, they got the revenge they wanted. “We lost to [Dallas Baptist University] 2-0 last year [in the regular season], and we faced them again in the NCAA playoffs,” […]

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Women’s Soccer Wins RMAC Championship

On Sunday, Nov. 11, the Orediggers defeated Fort Lewis to win the RMAC championship for the 5th year in a row. Assisted by Acacia Ortiz, Haley Cole scored the only goal late in the second half to give the team the win. The Orediggers are advancing into playoffs. They play Texas A&M Commerce Nov. 12 […]

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Men’s Soccer Team Wins RMAC, Heads to NCAA Tournament

The Orediggers made it through the RMAC season and to the tournament Championships. Friday, Nov. 6, the Orediggers played Fort Lewis to a 6-2 victory in the semi-finals. On Sunday, Nov. 8, the team came from beind to win 2-1 over CMU with goals from David Boldt and Joe Haines. The Orediggers play Saturday, Nov. […]

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Men’s Soccer Finds Rhythm, Confidence

In the last three weeks, the men’s soccer team has won conference games against Colorado Christian, Colorado State-Pueblo, Metro State, Colorado Springs, Regis, and South Dakota School of Mines. With a goal difference of 21-2 in the last six games, it seems the team has found their groove. “We score a lot of goals, but […]

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Women’s Soccer Bounces Back After Rocky Start

Oredigger Women’s Soccer currently stands at six wins, two ties and two losses as of October 4. During conferences, they have won three out of four and tied the other two games played. Friday, Sept. 25 the team took the field against rival Regis University. Going into half-time the Orediggers trailed behind 0-2. Early in […]

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Women’s soccer team tested in first weekend

After coming off of one of the most successful seasons in CSM history, the women’s soccer team is looking for players to step up into new roles and continue their success. “I like to say it doesn’t add any more pressure, because every year is new. We lost four seniors last year, which may not […]

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Men’s soccer starts season off with two wins

On Saturday, Sept. 5, men’s soccer defeated Rollins, a top ranked team from Florida. The Orediggers prevailed 4-3 after a hard fought game against Rollins with contributions from seniors Richard Garvey and Ryan Leach, as well as sophomore Preston Migaki. According to Leach, Saturday’s game was “just the start and a good building block.” The […]