As the tears fell from his face to the paper as he signed, Joel Walker realized a life-long dream. "It feels unreal. It feels unreal," says Walker.
A celebration could be heard across the town of La Junta on Saturday after the Tigers beat Kent Denver, claiming their first state championship in nearly 60 years.
The first time Daniel Carr made a splash in the pool it scared his mother half to death, "When I was about three years old I was walking along the side of the pool with my mother holding her hand. I just jumped in the pool I didn't have any floaty's on nothing and I just and I started floating. She screamed and I came up and smiled and then she was like oh that's alright." says Carr, She pulled me out."
You can tell a lot about a man by his nickname, "Colt 45 is my nickname, that's the one," says senior linebacker Colt O'Connell. "I don't know, probably robot, " claims Josh Tomjack. Wait What? Robot? Everything's very uniform and very controlled that I do, so it just doesn't look normal, " says Tomjack.