Colorado High School Basketball - La Junta holds off St. Mary's
(February 2, 2012: La Junta, CO 81050) La Junta Tigers (La Junta, CO) backers were in high spirits Thursday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the visiting St. Mary's Pirates (Colorado Springs, CO), 55-49 in a non-league bout.
With the win, La Junta upgrades its record to 2-2 on the season.
Next up, the Pirates play the Trinidad Miners (Trinidad, CO) in a non-league bout, on Friday, February 10. St. Mary's will attempt to upgrade on its 5-10 season record. The Miners go into the bout with a 3-2 record after their 63-31 non-league win over Ellicott (Calhan, CO).