Colorado High School Basketball - Montezuma-Cortez holds off CentauriJanuary 13, 2018: La Jara, CO 81140
Fans at Saturday's league challenge between the Montezuma-Cortez Panthers (Cortez, CO) and the host Centauri Falcons (La Jara, CO), saw Montezuma-Cortez's basketball squad hold off Centauri by a tally of 73-69.
With the victory, Montezuma-Cortez improves its record to 6-4 on the campaign. The Panthers travel to Monte Vista (Monte Vista, CO) to confront the Pirates in a 3A Intermountain challenge on Friday, January 19. The Pirates come into the challenge with a record of 4-6. Monte Vista lost 80-46 in their recent league challenge against Bayfield (Bayfield, CO)
Next up, the Falcons confront the Alamosa Maroons (Alamosa, CO) in a 3A Intermountain challenge, on Friday, January 19. Centauri will attempt to improve on its 7-4 season record. The Maroons come into the challenge with a 8-1 record after their 48-38 league win over Montezuma-Cortez (Cortez, CO).