Pirates shut out by Durango in season opener, take on La Junta at home tomorrow night

SUN photo/Chris Mannara
Pirate Paden Bailey fields a kick during Pagosa’s season opener against the 3A Durango Demons on Aug. 30. Pagosa couldn’t get much of anything going and fell to Durango 47-0. The Pirates will look to rebound this Friday night at home against the La Junta Tigers at 7 p.m.

It wasn’t quite the season opener the Pagosa Springs High School Pirate football team hoped for as the team was shutout by the Durango Demons by a score of 47-0 on Aug. 30.

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SUN photo/Chris Mannara
Pagosa running back Wil Aucoin looks to gain extra yardage on the ground during the Aug. 30 season opener against the 3A Durango Demons. Unfortunately for Aucoin and the rest of the Pirates, Durango walked away with a 47-0 shutout of Pagosa in Durango. Pagosa will look to add its first win of the season against La Junta tomorrow at 7 p.m. at home.