Campo Verde boys soccer finds redemption with 5A state championship win over Chaparral
After falling short in the state final last year, Gilbert Campo Verde boys soccer defeated Scottsdale Chaparral 1-0 to win the 5A state championship at Campo Verde on Saturday.
Campo Verde senior forward Blaise Hale scored the lone goal late in the second half in route to their redemption.
Saturday's matchup was a tactical chess match as both teams play opposite styles of soccer. Campo Verde is a methodical team that looks to keep possession and play one and two touches, while Chaparral elected to play Saturday's title game with a more defend-and-counter-attack style.
As expected, Campo... read more