Pirates start postseason with a win

SUN photo/Randi Pierce
Pirate junior Keaton Laverty puts up a shot against Monte Vista during Tuesday evening’s 74-54 victory. The game was the first round of the district tournament, with the Pirates advancing to round two, to be played in Bayfield tomorrow evening.

Following a narrow nonconference loss to the 4A Durango Demons to close out the regular season on Thursday, Feb. 16, the Pagosa Springs High School Pirate basketball team turned its focus to postseason play, logging a win in the first round of the district tournament Tuesday evening.

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