Delta splits two games at 3A state tournament
Delta split its first two games of the Class 3A state tournament in Greeley on Friday, beating Alamosa 5-4 before falling 9-3 to University.
Against Alamosa, the Panthers (22-5) scored two runs in the top of the seventh inning to break a 3-3 tie. Delta had eight hits and had an efficient day at the plate with only one batter striking out.
Against University, Delta scored two runs in the top of the second to tie the game, but the Bulldogs scored the game's next seven runs over the next three innings to pull away for the victory.
Delta returns to action today at noon.