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Aspen, Basalt baseball teams fall Saturday

The Aspen High School baseball team lost 10-9 Saturday at Olathe to fall to 4-4 on the season.

The Skiers led 2-0 after an inning and 4-0 going to the bottom of the fourth inning, when Olathe scored six runs before adding three more in the fifth to take a 9-4 lead. Aspen rallied with a run in the sixth and four in the seventh to tie the game, but Olathe pushed the winning run across in the seventh.

Olathe improved to 2-7 with the victory, while Aspen lost its fourth straight after a 4-0 start to the season. The Skiers are next scheduled to host Roaring Fork on Tuesday.

Also Saturday, the Basalt High School baseball team lost 9-7 at Roaring Fork. BHS led 1-0 after half an inning before the Rams scored three in the first. Basalt scored two in the third to tie the game and another in the fourth to take a 4-3 lead, but a four-run fourth inning by Roaring Fork made the difference.

Basalt fell to 3-3 with the loss and is next scheduled to host Grand Valley in a Tuesday doubleheader.

acolbert@aspentimes.com


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