Colorado High School Basketball - Manitou Springs holds off PeytonFebruary 9, 2010: Manitou Springs, CO 80829
Manitou Springs Mustangs (Manitou Springs, CO) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the visiting Peyton Panthers (Peyton, CO), 45-39 in a league bout.
With the win, Manitou Springs upgrades its record to 7-10 on the season. The Mustangs host Salida (Salida, CO) to play the Spartans in a 3A Tri-Peaks - West bout on Friday, February 12. The Spartans go into the bout with a record of 6-10. Salida lost 56-45 in their recent non-league bout against Centauri (La Jara, CO)
Next up, the Panthers play the Buena Vista Demons (Buena Vista, CO) in a 3A Tri-Peaks - West bout, on Saturday, February 13. Peyton will attempt to upgrade on its 7-9 season record. The Demons go into the bout with a 12-5 record after their 39-36 league loss to Florence (Florence, CO).