Lady Riders’ road to state goes through Frederick
By Martin B. Hamilton/The Johnstown Breeze
JOHNSTOWN – In the Class 4A regional softball playoffs a third consecutive season, Roosevelt High School faces a familiar foe right off the bat.
At 10 a.m. Saturday in Frederick, 23rd-seeded RHS takes on No. 10 Mountain View. The two teams met in the first round of last year’s Region 8 tournament in Wheat Ridge. The Mountain Lions won, 6-4, then defeated the host-team Farmers. Wheat Ridge eventually advanced to state, but only after eliminating the Lady Riders, 6-2.
It was the second straight year Roosevelt reached that stage of the postseason.
“The first goal,” RHS Coach Alan Gibson said, “is to make it to the playoffs. The second goal is to advance farther than we ever have.”To read more, a subscription is needed: Click here to subscribe