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  Colorado Rapids - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Colorado Rapids is a professional soccer club based in Denver, Colorado that participates in Major League Soccer.
The Colorado Rapids were one of the ten founding clubs of Major League Soccer.
Colorado continued on a rollercoaster of success and disappointment: Myernick brought in more new players including Anders Limpar and Marcus Hahnemann and the club made it to the 1999 US Open Cup final, only to be upset 2–0 by the Rochester Raging Rhinos.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Colorado_Rapids   (780 words)

  
 Colorado Rapids (1996-Present)
Colorado is known for is white-water rafting in the rapids of the Rocky Mountains.
A circular badge with "Colorado Rapids" in the outer ring and a spiked soccer ball in the middle.
The Rapids would again get off to a slow start and were near the cellar of the West in late May, but in June, the Rapids began to turn it on.
www.sportsecyclopedia.com /mls/colorado/rapids.html   (1190 words)

  
 FOX Sports - USA - Preview: Colorado Rapids vs. NY Red Bulls   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Colorado (11-13-6) will be without midfielder Clint Mathis, who was given a red card last weekend at New England for elbowing Avery John.
Colorado is winless in three games after a 3-1 loss to New England last week in a game marred by Mathis' ejection.
The Rapids are moving to a new soccer-specific stadium in suburban Commerce City next season.
msn.foxsports.com /soccer/story/6035080   (708 words)

  
 Dan's Colorado Rapids "Soccer" Thread - Addict Baseball and Football Forum
Colorado had the opportunity to pad its lead in the 80th minute on a counterattack as midfielder Kyle Beckerman sent a ball over the Quakes defense to Henderson, who beat the offside trap but could not get around Onstad in the one-on-one situation in the box.
The Rapids responded with a 60th minute counterattack which ended in a Carrieri shot from outside the box but Thornton was alert to block the ball destined for the top right corner of the goal.
Colorado was a sharper team in the opening of the second half and registered the equalizer in the 60th minute on a penalty kick.
www.addictsports.com /baseball/showthread.php?t=27013   (7834 words)

  
 Colorado Rapids News
The Colorado Rapids won their Western Conference semifinal series against FC Dallas on Saturday by flouting tendencies they established during the regular season.
For four years, John Spencer was a fixture in the Colorado Rapids' lineup, captaining the team while winning the hearts of fans in Denver and throughout the league.
Clint Mathis scored with sixminutes remaining in overtime Saturday night, and the visiting Colorado Rapids stunned FC Dallas in a penalty-kick shootout, rallying from a home defeat in the first leg of their...
www.topix.net /us-soccer/colorado-rapids   (646 words)

  
 + Colorado Rapids +
DENVER, CO (09-02-03)- Zizi Roberts, a native of civil war-torn Liberia, announced today that he and the Colorado Rapids Community Care Foundation are teaming up with the Mile High Chapter of the American Red Cross to raise funds to help victims of the war in Liberia.
Rapids fans attending the September 6 game between the Rapids and the Dallas Burn will have a first-hand opportunity to donate at the informational table/collection centers coordinated by the Rapids and the American Red Cross.
Zizi, who joined the Rapids on February 26, 2003, grew up in Monrovia, the capital of Liberia, before moving to Italy in 1997, where he played for two years.
www.liberiansoccer.com /goal.asp   (561 words)

  
 River Recreation
Although the words 'river running' generally conjure images of wild, churning rapids and heart-stopping near capsizes, the rivers of the Moab area have a softer side as well.
On the Colorado River, Westwater Canyon, northeast of Moab, is a popular choice for a one or two day whitewater adventure.
The Colorado River 'Daily' section, from Hittle Bottom to Take-out Beach is a 13 mile, day or overnight trip.
www.discovermoab.com /riverrunning.htm   (641 words)

  
 WESH.com - Soccer - Colorado Rapids Team Report - July 5
The Rapids are without captain Pablo Mastroeni, who joined the U.S. National Team on Sunday to prepare for the 2005 Gold Cup.
Colorado, which sits in fourth place in the Western Division with 17 points through 17 games, is idle this week.
The Rapids will play an exhibition match though this week against the Colorado Spring Blizzard on Sunday, July 10th at Washburn Field on the campus of Colorado College.
www.wesh.com /soccer/4685349/detail.html   (311 words)

  
 Colorado Rapids Challenge   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 28, 2003) – The Colorado Springs Sports Corporation and Major League Soccer’s (MLS) Colorado Rapids are partnering to host the Colorado Rapids Challenge next month in Colorado Springs.
The first opportunity for Colorado Springs area residents to see the Rapids will be when select players and coaches conduct a youth clinic on May 8
Ticket packages as well as individual tickets are now on sale and can be purchased by calling the Colorado Rapids Ticket Office at (303) 299-1599.
www.thesportscorp.org /news/rapids.html   (308 words)

  
 ESPN.com - SOCCER - Colorado Rapids: 2001 Outlook   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Rapids enter the 2001 campaign with great optimism, with a new head coach who vows to play attacking soccer.
There are several young Rapids who may blossom in the new attacking system.
With all the offensive talent, the Rapids' defense is not an afterthought.
sports.espn.go.com /soccer/s/2001/0327/1163039.html   (427 words)

  
 INVESCO Field at Mile High -- Colorado Rapids (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Colorado Rapids Community Care Foundation, the 501(c) 3 non-profit organization of the Colorado Rapids, is committed to "Improving Our Community, One Goal at a Time." The Foundation supports underserved youth by providing assistance for educational and recreational programs.
Each year, the Colorado Rapids players, coaches, staff and super-mascot, Rapidman, appear at hundreds of community-based events.
All requests for appearances by a member of the Colorado Rapids organization must be submitted to the Colorado Rapids Team Services Department for review and approval.
www.invescofieldatmilehigh.com.cob-web.org:8888 /public/rapids.html   (378 words)

  
 Colorado Rapids Team Statistics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Mastroeni has established himself as one of the squads most renowned and respected players both on and off the field, and both at a national and international level.
Mastroeni was named the Rapids team captain on Sept. 23, 2004 and has lived up to that responsibility ever since.
He is undoubtedly one of the Rapids most vocal leaders both on and off the field.
www.intermark.com /rapids/bio_rapids.aspx?PID=21   (151 words)

  
 Newsvine - rapids
Colorado goalie Joe Cannon stopped Dario Sala's shot in the sixth round of penalty kicks and Pablo Mastroeni scored on the Rapids' final kick as Colorado defeated FC Dallas 5-4 on penalty kicks to advance to the Western Conference Championship game.
Abe Thompson scored the go-ahead goal in the 55th minute to lead FC Dallas to a 2-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids on Saturday night in the opener of the home-and-home playoff series.
Jacob Peterson scored from in close in the 88th minute Saturday night to give Colorado a 3-3 tie with the Houston Dynamo and clinch a playoff spot for the Rapids.
www.newsvine.com /rapids   (247 words)

  
 SI.com - Soccer - MLS - Colorado Rapids
The Colorado Rapids dropped a 4-3 decision to the Dallas Burn at Dragon Stadium in the teams' last game of the 2003 regular season.
The Rapids will host Kansas City Wizards at INVESCO Field at Mile High on November 4 in the first leg of the first round in the 2003 MLS Playoffs.
The Rapids could not take advantage of the Kansas City Wizards' draw against D.C. United earlier on Saturday, and with the loss finished third in the Western Conference with 40 points (11-12-7), two points behind K.C. The Wizards will have home-field advantage in the conference semifinal between the two clubs.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /soccer/mls/teams/rapids   (268 words)

  
 Colorado Rapids, SOCCER,Houston Dynamo - CBS SportsLine.com
DENVER -- Nicolas Hernandez scored in the 35th minute as the Colorado Rapids defeated the Houston Dynamo 1-0 Wednesday night.
The Dynamo had several scoring opportunities, including a shot by Brad Davis in the 71st minute that Rapids' goalkeeper Joe Cannon barely got a hand on to deflect off the crossbar.
Colorado (8-6-4) has two days off before they play Western Division leader FC Dallas on Saturday.
cbs.sportsline.com /soccer/gamecenter/recap/MLS_20060726_HOU@COL/rss   (239 words)

  
 Former Hoya Soccer Standout Dan Gargan Named Colorado Rapids' Most Improved Player ::
Washington, D.C. - Former Georgetown University men's soccer standout Dan Gargan earned the Colorado Rapids' Most Improved Player Award as announced by the Major League Soccer (MLS) team during their playoff game vs. FC Dallas last Saturday.
The Rapids' award winners were selected based on players' performances over the course of the entire season as voted on by members of the local Colorado media.
Gargan, who joined the Rapids in 2005, solidified a spot in the starting lineup with 15 starts and appeared in 22 games this season on the defensive line.
guhoyas.cstv.com /sports/m-soccer/spec-rel/102506aaa.html   (240 words)

  
 MLS: Colorado Rapids. Team info, schedule, email, addresses, etc.
Trembly has a date to miss Colorado’s date with Miami Fusion.
Balboa’s bicycle the highlight of Rapids’ 3-2 triumph at Columbus.
Colorado's inability to score leaves it hopeless outclassed by Los Angeles in West.
www.soccertimes.com /directory/mls/rapids.htm   (108 words)

  
 BBC SPORT | Football | African | Zizi joins Colorado Rapids
Liberian international Zizi Roberts has signed for the American club Colorado Rapids as the squad list for the new Major League Soccer season is finalised.
The 23-year-old utility player, who played for the Lone Star at the African Nations Cup finals in Mali last year, was playing in Greece for Olympiakos but was given a free transfer at the end of last season.
His move to Colorado was facilitated by Edwin Snowe, president of the Liberian Football Federation, who is now living in Denver.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport2/hi/football/africa/2807955.stm   (287 words)

  
 DenverPost.com - Rapids   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Taking on the world proved to be a bit much for the Rapids last season.
When Fernando Clavijo considers which Dynamo player the Rapids must stop in Sunday's Western Conference final, he's isn't just looking at statistics.
Colorado Real Estate and Homes for Sale
www.denverpost.com /rapids   (134 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - 2001 Colorado Rapids team capsule   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Players who could shine with the offensive-minded strategy include Junior Agogo, who was the lone Rapids player to reach double figures in goals last season.
Rapids captain Marcelo Balboa will be joined in defense by former U.S. national team comrade Robin Fraser, who was acquired from Los Angeles for three second-round draft picks.
Colorado also will be looking for 6-5 goalkeeper Adin Brown to fulfill his promise.
www.usatoday.com /sports/soccer/mls/rapids/01capsule.htm   (409 words)

  
 kutv.com - Colorado Rapids 2, Real Salt Lake 2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Kreis' third goal of the season came while Real was playing with only 10 men after Atiba Harris was kicked out for getting his second yellow card of the half in the 82nd minute.
Daniel Wasson had just put the Rapids ahead 2-1 on a header off Terry Cooke's corner kick in the 84th minute.
Cunningham's goal, his fifth of the season, came after Colorado defender Mike Petke was called for a handball in the 73rd minute.
kutv.com /topstories/local_story_147230623.html   (218 words)

  
 Rocky Mountain News: Rapids & MLS
Needing a win against the Houston Dynamo to advance to the MLS Cup for the second time in team history, the Colorado Rapids will get back a key player who could give them a boost Sunday.
Although their current outlook is shaky, the Colorado Rapids appear to have a bright future.
The Rapids also have a significant talent pool of youngsters from which they can draw.
www.rockymountainnews.com /drmn/rapids   (228 words)

  
 Colorado Rapids name new head coach   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Newly-appointed Rapids Head Coach Fernando Clavijo (right) holds a team scarf along with COO & GM Charlie Wright at the press conference held on Wednesday, December 22nd, 2004 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, CO.(Credit: Alan Yamamoto/Colorado Rapids/ MLS/ Wireimage) -
DENVER, CO (December 22, 2004) MLS - The Colorado Rapids introduced today former United States National Team defender Fernando Clavijo as the new Head Coach of the Colorado Rapids.
In this role, Clavijo brought together scattered Haitian soccer talent from around the world, and despite political turmoil in the country, was able to field a team that featured rising stars such as current Rapids striker Jean Philippe Peguero and Alexandre Boucicaut from the Chicago Fire.
www.ussoccerplayers.com /latest_soccer_news/459481.html   (1037 words)

  
 Flickr: Photos tagged with rapids
Rapids lodge: Where history and comfort meet - close to everything.
Kayak the rapids, warm water and playspots of the Ottawa River.
You can assign as many tags as you wish to each photo.
www.flickr.com /photos/tags/rapids   (133 words)

  
 DenverPost.com - Colorado's homepage for breaking news, sports, entertainment and more (via CobWeb/3.1 ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Colorado is a harsh place for juveniles who commit serious crimes.
Colfax's history is one of high times and hard luck, of decay and revitalization.
A study of red and blue in Colorado
www.denverpost.com.cob-web.org:8888   (423 words)

  
 INVESCO Field at Mile High (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Rapids will be hosting FC Dallas this Saturday, Oct. 21, at 7:00 p.m.
All Rapids fans are encouraged to wear their fl and blue home Rapids gear to the game to be the 12th man and support the Rapids in this pivotal first home match of the playoffs.
The 4A and 5A Colorado High School Football Championship Games will be played at INVESCO Field on Saturday, Dec. 2.
www.invescofieldatmilehigh.com.cob-web.org:8888   (151 words)

  
 Colorado Rapids, SOCCER,Los Angeles Galaxy - CBS SportsLine.com (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Colorado Rapids, SOCCER,Los Angeles Galaxy - CBS SportsLine.com (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)
DENVER -- Nicolas Hernandez scored in the 41st minute to lift the Colorado Rapids to a 1-0 victory over the Los Angeles Galaxy on Saturday night.
Thiago Martins grabbed a turnover deep in the Galaxy end and found Kyle Beckerman, who put a low ball across the front of the goal.
www.sportsline.com.cob-web.org:8888 /soccer/gamecenter/recap/MLS_20060812_LA@COL   (254 words)

  
 BilFish Journalism Presents: MLS Colorado Rapids, soccer journalism & more
BilFish Journalism Presents: MLS Colorado Rapids, soccer journalism and more
I provide feature articles to various media outlets covering the Colorado Rapids and more.
I write and find other ways to express my passion as a fan of soccer (see RockyMountainCup.com) and as a journalist and member of Rapids Class VI seating club.
soccernation.info   (102 words)

  
 Colorado Rapids - BigSoccer
Colorado Rapids The ways of Fernando are an enigma
Rapids @ FCD Leg 2 pre/post [R] 10/28/06 6:30pm - A New Beginning (
Dallas at Rapids Playoff Leg 1 pre/post [R] 10/21/06 7pm (
www.bigsoccer.com /forum/forumdisplay.php?f=18   (134 words)

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