Sterling is Colorado’s 2A state champ after beating Delta 27-19 Saturday at CSU-Pueblo Stadium. Delta actually led 19-14 with 9:34 to go in the game
Brock Shalla’s 5-yard TD run gave Sterling a 20-19 lead that it didn’t give up. It’s the Sterling’s first-ever high school football championship.
Victory formation! Tiger Football downs Delta 27-19 to won the 2A Football State Title. @sterling_tigers record 3 INT, 2 fumble recoveries and 4 sacks en route to their first-ever state football championship! #copreps pic.twitter.com/prtNYVL0wi— Eastern Plains Sports Network – Northeast (@KPMXSports) November 30, 2019
Limon won its second straight 1A state title with a 26-13 win over Strasburg in a rematch of the 2018 title game. It gives Limon a state record 18 overall state football championships.
Sedgwick County won its fifth straight 8-man championship with a 44-8 win over Fowler. Limon and Valor Christian are the only schools in the state to win six straight state titles. Limon did it from 1963 through 1968, while VC did it from 2009 through 2013.
The 6-man title goes to Fleming after a 28-27 win over Stratton/Liberty. Fleming finishes with a perfect 13-0 record.