Marco's STH of the Match: Bill and Barbara Chambers
As part of their benefits package, all Full Season Ticket Holders have the opportunity to be the featured Season Ticket Holder of the Match in 2013.
Bill and Barbara Chambers will be recognized as Colorado Rapids Season Ticket Holder of the Match when the Rapids host FC Dallas on June 1 at Dick's Sporting Goods Park.
How long have you been a Season Ticket Holder?
Barbara: "We have been season ticket holders since Dick's Sporting Goods Park opened."
Who is your favorite player on the Colorado Rapids and why?
Barbara: "Bill's favorite player is Pablo; my favorite is Brian Mullan."
What is your favorite Colorado Rapids memory?
Barbara: "Our favorite memory is sitting in the stands up in Toronto for a regular season game in July (the same year the Rapids played in Toronto for the Championship) amid a sea of all red ...wearing our Burgundy and Blue Rapids gear and being the only two people we could see or hear who were cheering for the Rapids during the game ...which we lost."
Who is your favorite team outside of MLS and why?
Barbara: "Bill’s favorite team is Metro State and my favorite team is the US men's National team...who we cheered on at Dick's in the snow on March 22nd!"
How did you fall in love with soccer?
Barbara: "Bill has played soccer since he could walk, practically, and has coached at the college (Metro State), high school, and rec league levels. He played up until his knees gave out in his 50s. I first started loving soccer in high school when I went to watch and cheer on our team (back in those days, only the boys had competing teams...girls only played during gym class) and have loved it ever since."