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Spring Sports Playoffs Update

Congratulations to Ponderosa's spring sports and best of luck as you continue with competitions!

Boys Lacrosse - first round of the 4A state playoffs against Cheyenne Mtn. at CM on Tuesday, 5/9 at 6:00 pm.
Girls Soccer - first round of the 4A state playoffs against Pueblo County at PC on Wednesday, 5/10 at 6:00 pm
Girls Tennis - we were 5A Continental League Champions with a perfect 10-0 record.  We also just won the 5A Region 3 tournament, and are competing at state this Thur/Fri/Sat at Gates Tennis Center beginning at 9:00 am each day.
Boys Swimming is competing at A-Leagues this Friday/Saturday at Heritage, not sure of the start time yet, but if you're interested in going, I'll find out for you.
Baseball - will be competing in the 4A District Tournament this Saturday - time and location TBA.
Girls Golf is competing in the 4A Regional Tournament tomorrow at Eisenhower Silver Golf Course beginning at 1:00 pm.
Boys and Girls Track is competing in the league championships at Echo Park this Thursday/Saturday, with field events beginning at 4:30 pm on Friday.

May 8, 2017 | By mdmurphy | Category: Ponderosa High School

District News

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