Baseball – The Pagosa Springs SUN http://www.pagosasun.com The most trusted source for news and information about Pagosa Springs, Colorado. Thu, 29 Aug 2019 20:16:18 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.3 Smashing it http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/08/30/smashing-it/ Fri, 30 Aug 2019 11:00:15 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176509

Photos courtesy Joanne Irons

The Pagosa Smashers take a silver medal in their division at the New Mexico State Special Olympic Four Corners Invitational Softball Games at Ricketts Park in Farmington, N.M., on Aug. 24. The teams competed against teams from all over New Mexico and attended the victory dance.

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Pirate Baseball All-Conference http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/06/06/pirate-baseball-all-conference/ Thu, 06 Jun 2019 21:00:40 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=169694

Photo courtesy Melissa Bailey

A handful of Pagosa Springs High School Pirate baseball players were honored for their work on the field this season, which helped land the Pirates in the playoffs. From left, Paden Bailey was named to the Intermountain League all-conference team, Eric Huddleston received an honorable mention, Ryan Lewis was named to the all-conference team, Zach Haines received an honorable mention and Tyler Bowdridge was named to the all-conference team.

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Pirates bow out of postseason action with Saturday loss http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/05/23/pirates-bow-out-of-postseason-action-with-saturday-loss/ Thu, 23 May 2019 21:00:07 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=168764

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Pirate Wyatt Schuchart throws the ball to first ahead of a Resurrection Christian runner during Saturday’s first-round action in Bayfield. The Pirates fell to the Cougars 10-0 to end their season, with the Cougars going on to upset host Bayfield later in the day.

The Pagosa Springs High School Pirate baseball team fell out of contention in the first round of postseason play Saturday, drawing its season to a close.

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Pirates to open state action Saturday in Bayfield http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/05/16/pirates-to-open-state-action-saturday-in-bayfield/ Thu, 16 May 2019 21:00:01 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=168294

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Pirate Taylor Cotts fields a throw to gain an out in the first game of a doubleheader against Centauri. The Pirates split the doubleheader with the Falcons.

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Pirate Ryan Lewis crosses home plate ahead of a Centauri throw during Pagosa’s 12-6 win over the Falcons Monday afternoon. This weekend, the Pirates will delve into postseason play in Bayfield.

The Pagosa Springs High School Pirate team is jumping into state tournament action this weekend.

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Pirates ride four-game win streak into final league games http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/05/09/pirates-ride-four-game-win-streak-into-final-league-games/ Thu, 09 May 2019 21:00:32 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=167729

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Pagosa’s Paden Bailey slides into home ahead of a Monte Vista throw during Pagosa’s 3-0 victory over the visiting Monte Vista Pirates Saturday. Pagosa is scheduled to host the Centauri Falcons this weekend to close out regular-season league play.

Thanks to a complete-game shutout by pitcher Paden Bailey in game one and a walk-off double by Ryan Lewis in game two, the Pagosa Springs High School Pirate baseball team extended its win streak to four with Saturday’s doubleheader.

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Pirates sink Panthers in doubleheader http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/05/02/pirates-sink-panthers-in-doubleheader/ Thu, 02 May 2019 21:00:23 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=167103

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Paden Bailey throws to the mound during his complete-game victory over the Montezuma-Cortez Pirates. Bailey threw 14 strikeouts in the game.

The Pagosa Springs High School Pirate baseball team righted the ship Saturday with a sweep of the Montezuma-Cortez Panthers, earning the team its first two league victories of the season.

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Wyatt Schuchart knocks a two-out ground-rule double during the team’s 5-4 win over the Montezuma-Cortez Panthers Saturday. The Pirates were victorious in both games of the doubleheader.

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Pirates to host Panthers for league doubleheader Saturday http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/04/25/pirates-to-host-panthers-for-league-doubleheader-saturday/ Thu, 25 Apr 2019 21:00:59 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=166620 The Pagosa Springs High School Pirate baseball team had a rough last week, dropping a trio of games and falling to a 5-11 record on the season.

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Pirates drop three games, head to Alamosa Saturday http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/04/18/pirates-drop-three-games-head-to-alamosa-saturday/ Thu, 18 Apr 2019 21:00:10 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=166174

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Pagosa’s Ryan Lewis catches a ball to tag a Durango runner out at third while teammate Paden Bailey serves as backup. The game was the first home game of the season for the Pirates.

It was a rough week on the baseball diamond for the Pagosa Springs High School Pirate team, with the team dropping its first two league matchups on the road, as well as a nonleague affair at home.

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Ryan Lewis puts the ball into play against the 4A Durango Demons at Tuesday’s home opener for the Pirates. The Pirates dropped the affair 17-3 and hit the road for three games over the next week.

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Pirates look to start league play strong Saturday http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/04/11/pirates-look-to-start-league-play-strong-saturday/ Thu, 11 Apr 2019 21:38:38 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=165816 It was a week of ups and downs for the Pagosa Springs High School Pirate baseball team, which logged its fifth straight win before dropping a pair of games.

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Pirates log fourth straight win at Sargent http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/04/04/pirates-log-fourth-straight-win-at-sargent/ Thu, 04 Apr 2019 21:00:53 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=165212 The Pagosa Springs High School Pirate baseball team extended its win streak to four games Tuesday thanks to a come-from-behind win over the 2A Sargent Farmers in Monte Vista.

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