BOULDER (13-6) VS. SMOKY HILL (15-1-3)
WHAT: Class 5A state championship game, Monday, 6 p.m.
WHERE: Dick's Sporting Goods Park
SWIFT KICKS: Boulder has won 11 of 12 matches since a 2-5 start to earn its first bid to the state title game ... Lake Brant leads the Panthers with seven goals and also has posted four assists, the last of which set up Javier Castruita for the winning goal in overtime Wednesday against Fairview in the state semifinals. ... Mason Douillard leads Boulder with 10 assists. ... Castruita has recorded six goals and seven assists and has been dominant during the state tournament, posting two goals and four assists in four games. ... Boulder goalie Henry Huettel has made saves on 15 of 18 shots during the state tournament. ... Boulder coach Hardy Kalisher described Smoky Hill striker Jeff Gillis as "very dangerous." Gillis' 21 goals is the top mark in Class 5A.
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