Preps: Aspen girls lacrosse hosts G.J. on Friday

Staff report
Libby Dowley of the Skiers scores the first of her two goals in Aspen's 16-0 win over Steamboat Springs on Wednesday. Dowley and the Skiers will host Grand Junction at 4 p.m. today in a key conference game.
Carmen Dowley/Special to The Aspen Times |

It’s showdown time for the Aspen High School girls lacrosse team.

The Skiers, fresh from a resounding 16-0 victory over Steamboat Springs, will host Grand Junction at 4 p.m. today at the AHS turf field.

The Aspen girls beat Grand Junction 16-10 on March 18 in Grand Junction.

The Tigers are 4-5 overall and 2-2 in the Mountain League, including a 15-8 loss to rival Fruita Monument on Wednesday.

The Skiers improved to 7-2 overall and 3-0 in league.

Track roster

In a story on AHS track on Thursday, the roster of the boys team was inadvertently omitted. They are:

Eric Gagen

Giovanni Velasquez

Alex Wells

James Bantis

Reece Johnson

Coen Needell

Taggart Salomon

Seamus Crowley

Hunter Bryant

Jack Wells

Chris Hopkins

Keegan Mehall

Oscar Solis

Cav Oleary

Jake Ferlisi

Shea Strutz

Nathaniel Karbank

Jackson Landis

J.J. Campbell

Griffin Gilchrist

Jan Koopsen

Antolin Carreno

Cory Barel

Graham Houtsma

Joel Brice

Also, the career-best for AHS senior Ryley Sutton in the girls 3,200-meter run is 12:36.49.