Lady Pirates move on to Great 8


With a 57-25 victory over the No. 15 Trinidad Miners in Saturday’s Sweet 16 action, the No. 2 Pagosa Springs High School Lady Pirate basketball team will head to the state tournament next week.

The win propels the Pirates into the Great 8, which will be held Thursday at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs.

The Pirates will face Manitou Springs (7) in the Great 8 in attempts to advance to the Final 4.

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