Sports – The Pagosa Springs SUN http://www.pagosasun.com The most trusted source for news and information about Pagosa Springs, Colorado. Thu, 12 Sep 2019 21:54:34 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.3 Pirates drop fourth straight, set to face Alamosa and Bayfield at home http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/12/pirates-drop-fourth-straight-set-to-face-alamosa-and-bayfield-at-home/ Thu, 12 Sep 2019 21:54:34 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=177647 The Pagosa Springs High School Pirate soccer team lost three games over the last week, dropping its season record to 0-4.

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Pirate cross-country teams take 13th, 18th at ‘huge’ Alamosa meet http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/12/pirate-cross-country-teams-take-13th-18th-at-huge-alamosa-meet/ Thu, 12 Sep 2019 21:52:30 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=177643

Photo courtesy Rachael Christiansen
Pagosa’s Noah Weiszbrod works to keep ahead of the competition during the Joe Vigil Open in Alamosa last weekend. The Pirates finished 18th of 25 teams at the event.

Despite facing off against more competition than in previous years at the Joe Vigil Open in Alamosa on Saturday, Pagosa Springs High School Pirate cross-country coach Scott Anderson saw good things in his teams.

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Lady Pirate Megan Foster keeps pace during Saturday’s Joe Vigil Open in Alamosa, while fellow Lady Pirate Katriel Davies trails her. The Lady Pirates finished 13th of the 24 teams at the meet.

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Lady Pirate volleyball earns one win at Glenwood Springs tournament http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/12/lady-pirate-volleyball-earns-one-win-at-glenwood-springs-tournament/ Thu, 12 Sep 2019 21:46:54 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=177641 Returning to form at the Glenwood Springs Demon invitational tournament over the weekend and against the Farmington Scorpions on Tuesday, the Pagosa Springs High School Lady Pirates were able to add a win in five games to start the 2019 season.

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Pirates fall short in home opener, battle Centauri tomorrow night http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/12/pirates-fall-short-in-home-opener-battle-centauri-tomorrow-night/ Thu, 12 Sep 2019 21:34:13 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=177625

SUN photo/Randi Pierce
Pirate wide receiver Mitch Lewis hauls in a 34-yard catch over La Junta Tiger defensive back Aaron Lopez during the Sept. 6 matchup between the two teams. Lewis finished the night with three catches for 61 yards, but La Junta got the road victory over Pagosa, 19-7.

The home opener for the Pagosa Springs High School Pirate football team did not go as planned as the team fell to the defending 2A state champion La Junta Tigers 19-7 on Sept. 6.

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DUST2 competes at the Cloud City Challenge in Leadville http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/12/dust2-competes-at-the-cloud-city-challenge-in-leadville/ Thu, 12 Sep 2019 21:00:47 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=177614

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DUST2 freshman Carter Kasson edges out Titan Cox from Highlands Ranch by a wheel length in the Pagosa Springs’ mountain bike team’s second race of the season.

By Janine Emmets
Special to The SUN
The DUST2 Pagosa Springs mountain bike team competed in its second race of the season in Leadville’s Cloud City Challenge this past weekend. The team had seven racers competing in varsity, sophomore and freshman boys categories.

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Pirate golfers place third, seventh at tournaments, host league action today http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/12/pirate-golfers-place-third-seventh-at-tournaments-host-league-action-today/ Thu, 12 Sep 2019 21:00:33 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=177623 The Pagosa Springs High School Pirate golf team is nearing playoffs, with the team playing in three tournaments over the last week, including one in Monte Vista and two in and near Durango.

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Lady Pirates look to grow and compete in tough league, open season at Glenwood Springs tourney tomorrow http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/05/lady-pirates-look-to-grow-and-compete-in-tough-league-open-season-at-glenwood-springs-tourney-tomorrow/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 21:00:52 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176900 Entering the 2019 season with its core intact, the Pagosa Springs High School Lady Pirate volleyball team is looking to continue to improve and compete in a tough league environment.

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Gymnastics and youth basketball registrations underway http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/05/gymnastics-and-youth-basketball-registrations-underway-3/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 21:00:35 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176904 By Darren Lewis
SUN Columnist
The Recreation Department is currently accepting gymnastic registrations through Sept. 6 for ages 2-12. The cost is $40 per student for a five-week session held one day per week. Classes will be strictly limited to 10 per age group.

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Pirate soccer prepares for upcoming games against Alamosa, Manitou Springs http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/05/pirate-soccer-prepares-for-upcoming-games-against-alamosa-manitou-springs/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 21:00:33 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176906 The Pagosa Springs High School boys’ soccer team is getting ready for a pair of games on the road against Alamosa and Manitou Springs in the next week.

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Pirate golfers hitting the road for trio of tournaments http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/05/pirate-golfers-hitting-the-road-for-trio-of-tournaments/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 21:00:21 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176902 After a brief hiatus from tournament action due to the start of the school year, the Pagosa Springs High School Pirate golfers are ready to get back on the links, with three tournaments on the schedule for the next week.

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