By Dennis Pleuss
Jeffco Public Schools
The defending Class 4A boys’ soccer state champions began the 2016 season right where they left off.
Evergreen, ranked No. 1 in the CHSAANow.com preseason poll, opened the season Sept. 1 with a dominating 6-0 victory over Palmer at Evergreen High School. Five Cougars found the back of the net in the first 45 minutes.