Colorado High School Basketball - Manitou Springs edges La JuntaJanuary 4, 2019: Manitou Springs, CO 80829
The Manitou Springs Mustangs (Manitou Springs, CO) basketball nipped the visiting La Junta Tigers (La Junta, CO), 38-34 in Friday's league test.
The Mustangs (4-4) will now prepare for their test against Bishop Machebeuf (Denver, CO). The Buffaloes go into the non-league test with a 2-6 record. In their last test, Bishop Machebeuf was tipped by St. Mary's (Colorado Springs, CO), 74-66, in a non-league test.
The Tigers now own a 5-4 record. They play next when they host Salida for a 3A Tri-Peaks test on Saturday, January 5. La Junta will encounter a Spartans squad coming off a 43-38 non-league win over Florence (Florence, CO). The Spartans record now stands at 2-6.