As part of the Western Slope League, travel is a requirement. At 212 miles, and 4+ hours away, Delta High School is the longest trip the Sailors will take in their regular season. 4 hours in a bus can take its toll on the body and the mind. You never know how players will react mentally and physically.

Good news for the Sailors, is Friday afternoon they found a way to shake off the bus ride and score 8 goals. Natalie Bohlmann had a had trick on the night with other goals scored by Ellese Lapori, Brooke Buchanan, Mackenzie Gansmann, Megan Williams, and Jordi Floyd. Delta was able to break through the Sailors defense with 2 minutes left in the game to make final 8-1 in favor of the Sailors.

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The Sailor girls stayed overnight in Delta with a Saturday game in Delta against non-league opponent Montezuma-Cortez. Cortez came into the game with the Sailors Saturday with just 9 players available to play. The Sailors scored early and with two goal