Warriors set to kick-off SWL play

By: Tom Giles Email
By: Tom Giles Email

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) -- Last season, the Central Warriors entered Southwestern League play with a 1-5 record. This year, they've turned the table, winning five of their first six.

The Warriors will open up play against Grand Junction (6-1, 1-0), one of the favorites to win the league. But as CHS will tell you, to be the best you have to beat the best.

Last year's 6-13 record wasn't a true measurement of the teams competitiveness. Central lost six games by just one run (five of those in the SWL).

For more on the Warriors, click on the video link above, which features interviews from head coach Chuck Yost, and Alex Kitzman and Alec Rupe.

To hear from both the Warriors and the Tigers on Tuesday's showdown, go to "KKCO 11 Sports" on Facebook.

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