The CHS boys soccer team was engaged in tryouts last week. The season starts for real Friday afternoon at Thunder Bolt Stadium. (Herron photo)


The Cleveland High School boys soccer team opens the 2022 season Friday at 3 p.m. in a home game against visiting Mayfield High School of Las Cruces.

The Storm are home again Saturday morning at 11 to face Centennial.

Coach Shaun Gill (133-116-9) begins his 14th season on the sideline, hoping to get the Storm into the postseason, which they have missed the past two seasons.

CHS was 6-14 overall last season, and 2-6 in District 1-5A.

2022 CHS boys soccer schedule

DATE             OPPONENT                         TIME

Aug. 19          MAYFIELD                            3 p.m.

20            CENTENNIAL                      11 a.m.

22-27         APS Metro pool play           TBA

Sept. 1-3        APS Metro bracket play      TBD

8-10           Academy tournament          TBA

15            BOSQUE                               6 p.m.

17             Santa Fe                                1 p.m.

21              Rio Rancho*                         6 p.m.

24               ATRISCO HERITAGE*       11 a.m.

28              Cibola*                                   6 p.m.

Oct.  1            Volcano Vista*                      11 a.m.

8               RIO RANCHO*                     11 a.m.

12                Atrisco Heritage*                  6 p.m.

15              CIBOLA*                                11 a.m.

19               VOLCANO VISTA*              3:30 p.m.

28-29              First round/state                   TBD

Nov. 3-5         State finals                            TBD

(Home games in CAPS. District 1-5A matches denoted with *.)