Football

Valor Football Wins 8th Football Title

Winning state championships is not a new thing for Valor Christian’s football team, but Saturday’s accomplishment may have meant just a little bit more.  This was arguably the best season in Valor’s storied history, when for the first time, they finished the season undefeated (14-0) and 5A state champions. The Eagles captured their eighth state […]

Valor Football Tops Grandview To Advance To State

The Valor Christian Eagles Football team defeated Grandview in the state semifinals Saturday 31-29 to advance to the state championship game this week versus Cherry Creek. The game appeared to cycle through all seasons and emotions with a wide range of conditions starting with sun then transitioning to high winds, rain, sleet, and concluding with […]

Eagles Defeat ThunderRidge To Advance To Semifinals

Valor Christian won their 12th game of the season, and remain undefeated with a 34-7 quarterfinal win against ThunderRidge on Friday night. Valor started the scoring with a 2-yard rushing touchdown by freshman Gavin Sawchuk in the first quarter. ThunderRidge scored on the following possession and it looked to be a close match up.  However, […]

Valor Caps Off A Perfect Regular Season

Valor faced neighboring school Highlands Ranch on Friday night in their final regular season game of the year. The Eagles came away with a 25-15 victory in a hard-fought contest. The evening was highlighted by another stellar performance by the electric freshman, Gavin Sawchuk, who finished the night with 13 carries for 197 yards and […]

Freshman Gavin Sawchuk Leads Valor In Win Over ThunderRidge

Valor Christian’s football team beat the ThunderRidge Grizzlies 38-17 in Thursday’s league challenge. The night was highlighted by Valor freshman, Gavin Sawchuk’s 3 kickoff returns for 215 yards and 2 touchdowns. Three juniors showed up big on the night. Cole Bott finished the night with 216 yards passing for 2 touchdowns, both to Chase Lopez, […]

Luke Krukowski – Why I Play

I play football for many reasons, but my primary motivation relates to an incident that took place when I was very young. When I was two-years-old, the doctors diagnosed me with an incurable bone disease; they said it would prevent me from ever playing competitive sports. My journey went from being a sheltered, fragile toddler […]

Eagles Improve To 8-0 With 48-7 Win Over Vista

The Valor Christian Eagles defeated the visiting Mountain Vista Golden Eagles football team by a count of 48-7 in Friday’s league outing. Valor had the game in hand before halftime, taking a 41-0 lead with Chase Lopez’s 37-yard punt return for a touchdown with 3 minutes remaining in the half. Cole Bott started the game […]