Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

St. Pius Faces Tough Road.(Sports)

Byline: James Yodice Journal Staff Writer

Sartans Victorious In First of Three Games

SANTA FE One down, two to go for the St. Pius girls basketball team.

The Sartans opened a crucial three-game road trip in District 2-4A on Tuesday night, and their 51-37 victory at Santa Fe Capital, the league's doormat team, left St. Pius at 2-1 in the league.

Now comes the hard part for St. Pius (8-9 overall).

The Sartans visit Espanola Valley on Friday night, and the Sundevils have already beaten St. Pius in Albuquerque. Then, on Monday night, St. Pius visits Los Alamos, which is 3-0 in the district.

And while the Sartans are thinking about those games, they were happy to get out of Santa Fe unscathed. …

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