Tigers split first two games, earn spot in regional final

By: Tom Giles Email
By: Tom Giles Email

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - (KKCO) The Tigers lost their opener 6-4 to Green Mountain, but came back to beat Ponderosa 6-5 in eight innings to advance to the regional finals of the 5A CHSAA Softball Playoffs at Canyon View Park on Saturday.

The 24th-seeded Grand Junction Tigers were facing elimination against Ponderosa, but rallied to come from behind and force extra innings, where they won 6-5 in the eighth.

The Tigers are scheduled to play Fruita Monument at 3 p.m. on Saturday afternoon at Canyon View Park.


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