GRAND JUNCTION, Colo - The Grand Junction girls basketball team went the distance with the Central Warriors on Tuesday, but the Warriors held of the Tigers for a 64-59 win.
The Warriors needed to win and get help from the Fruita Monument girls with a win over Montrose to contend for the Southwestern League title. The Warriors did their part. Fruita did not. Montrose beat Fruita and clinched the SWL title.
Central will host the Montrose girls in the 2009 regular season finale.