It was a long and bumpy road to the Boys D-I Championships for the Juan Diego Soaring Eagle, but the team held strong through adversity, came together and earned the right to be called champions for the second straight season. In a hard fought battle Juan Diego handed the Lone Peak Knights their first loss of the season with an 8-4 win.
Juan Diego Head Coach Patrick Lambert commented on the team’s consecutive championships: “The boys put a lot of pressure on themselves to repeat. When you have them saying in their first practice, ‘we’re gonna repeat. We’re gonna win the state championship,’ sometimes it takes a lot of refocusing and say, ‘alright, let’s just have a good practice right now. You don’t have to win it today.’” Read More