Pirates win one, lose two at Cortez Tournament

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The Pagosa Springs High School Pirate baseball team recorded its first win of the season at last weekend’s Cortez Tournament.

Unfortunately, it was accompanied by two losses, giving the Pirates a 1-3 record early in the season.

The first game of the tournament, on March 12, resulted in a 13-0 loss to the Montezuma-Cortez Panthers in which the Pirates were no-hit.

In fact, the team’s only base runner was Caden Henderson, who was hit by a pitch.

The Panthers, meanwhile, recorded 13 runs on eight hits and stole seven bases. Henderson caught one runner.

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