Pirates earn No. 16 seed in state tournament

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Photo courtesy Justin Cowan Pirate Briar Erskine looks to add to the Pirates’ side of the scoreboard during last weekend’s district tournament in La Jara. Erskine tallied 19 points at the tournament and will be looking to help the Pirates advance in the state playoffs this weekend.
Photo courtesy Justin Cowan
Pirate Briar Erskine looks to add to the Pirates’ side of the scoreboard during last weekend’s district tournament in La Jara. Erskine tallied 19 points at the tournament and will be looking to help the Pirates advance in the state playoffs this weekend.

Following their second-place finish at the district tournament Saturday evening in La Jara, the Pagosa Springs High School Pirate basketball team is now the No. 16 seed heading into the state playoffs.

The team will head to Denver for this week’s first and Sweet 16 rounds.

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