Category: 3A Baseball

Tigers Host Hampton Inn Baseball Classic This Weekend!

The La Junta Tigers have won two games in the early prep baseball season. They have a chance to win two more as they host the annual Hampton Inn Baseball Classic. The tournament field features five 3A teams, including Tri-Peaks rival Lamar. Also coming down to the Arkansas Valley are three 4A teams. The field has a combined 22-8 record, and features three undefeated teams. Needless to say, this tournament is going to be a good one. Here is the schedule:


Winner=BOLD

Saturday MArch 25th:

Game 1: Weld Central Rebels vs. La Junta Tigers *22nd Street Park*: 7-4

Game 2: Lamar Savages vs. Valley Vikings *Potter Park*: 13-4

Game 3: Gunnison Cowboys vs. University Bulldogs *22nd Street Park*: 9-0

Game 4: Vista Peak Bison vs. Fort Morgan Mustangs *Potter Park*: 13-12

Game 5: Weld Central Rebels vs. Gunnison Cowboys *22nd Street Park*: 11-1 (5 innings)

Game 6: Valley Vikings vs. Vista Peak Bison *Potter Park*: 11-6

Game 7: La Junta Tigers vs. University Bulldogs *22nd Street Park*: 2-0

Game 8: Lamar Savages vs. Fort Morgan Mustangs *Potter Park*: 4-3 (8 innings)


See ya in La Junta on Saturday!

–Triple R

Play Ball! Postseason Baseball is here!

Well high school baseball fans another season is almost in the books, but that also means that the most exciting time of year is here! That’s right Postseason Baseball, where anything can happen and nothing is guaranteed! Stay tuned to the Triple R Report for updates for our Arkansas Valley Teams including:

1A-Manzanola

2A- Swink, Crowley County, Rocky Ford, Fowler, Las Animas

3A- La Junta

 

1A:

BOLD=Winner

 

District 3 Tournament:

Tuesday May 3rd *Higher Seed Hosts*

Pigtails/Quarterfinals

  • #3 Holly vs #6 Springfield: 11-1 (5 innings)
  • #4 Cheyenne Wells vs. #5 Manzanola: 3-0

 

Friday May 6th *Sonny Smith Field Las Animas, Colorado*

Semi-Finals

  • #1 Granada vs. #5 Manzanola: 19-1 (5 innings)
  • #2 Eads vs. #3 Holly: 5-1

District 3 Championship

  • #1 Granada vs. #3 Holly: 11-1 (5 innings)

 

1A Regional/State Tournament:

Saturday May 14th *All-City Field/All-Star Park Lakewood, Colorado*

Quarter-Finals

  • Game 1: #1 Granada vs. #8 Dove Creek *All-City Field*: 5-1
  • Game 2: #4 Fleming vs. #5 Manzanola *All-City Field*: 11-1 (5 innings)
  • Game 3: #3 Holly vs. #6 Nucla *All-Star Park*: 10-0
  • Game 4: #2 Eads vs. #7 Cornerstone Christian Academy *All-Star Park*: 13-5

Semi-Finals

  • Game 5: #8 Dove Creek vs #4 Fleming *All-City Field*: 4-1
  • Game 6: #3 Holly vs. #2 Eads *All-Star Park*: 15-4 (5 innings)

 

Thursday May 19th *All-Star Park Lakewood, Colorado*

State Championship

  • Game 7: #4 Fleming vs. #3 Holly (11am)

2A:

BOLD=Winner

 

District 6 Tournament:

 

Tuesday May 10th  *Higher Seed Hosts*

Pigtails/Quarterfinals

  • #3 Rocky Ford vs. #6 Las Animas: 10-0 (6 Innings)
  • #4 County Line vs. #5 Fowler: 7-0

 

Saturday May 14th *Swink High School*

Semi-Finals

  • Game 1: #1 Swink vs. #4 County Line: 7-4
  • Game 2: #2 Crowley County vs. #3 Rocky Ford: 1-0

District 6 Championship

  • #4 County Line vs. #3 Rocky Ford: 8-5

*District 6 Champion receives automatic bid to Regional Tournament May 21st, seeded by RPI. Other 8 teams chosen through RPI.*


3A:

BOLD=Winner

 

District 8 Tournament:

 

Saturday May 14th *22nd St. Park La Junta, Colorado*

Semi-Finals

  • Game 1: #6 La Junta vs. #27 Liberty Common: 7-4
  • Game 2: #11 Manitou Springs vs. #22 Coal Ridge: 9-1

Dsitrict 8 Championship

  • Game 3: #6 La Junta vs. #11 Manitou Springs: 7-3

*District 8 Champion advances to Regional Tournament May 21st.*