Peetz advances to regionals

Bulldogs down Prairie, defeated by Fleming


Stephen McKay

Peetz High School's Brian Roelle, No. 20, heads for home plate as Prairie catcher Brandon Gorman prepares to apply the tag during Thursday's District 1A North Central semifinal game.

FLEMING, Colo. – The big task before the Peetz High School baseball team at the District 1A North Central championships at Fleming (Colo.) High on Thursday was win game one and punch its ticket to the regional tournament next week.

Mission accomplished.

Three Bulldogs pitchers combined to throw a one-hitter as Peetz defeated Prairie 5-1 in the district semifinals. The big prize, however, went to the Fleming Wildcats, as they won the district championship later in the day by defeating Peetz, 9-3. Fleming had defeated Weldon Valley, 11-1, earlier Thursday.

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