Boys lax: Aspen wins first skirmish with Battle Mtn.

Boys lax: Aspen wins first skirmish with Battle Mtn.
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By DALE STRODE

ASPEN — The Skiers earned another home game.The Aspen High School boys lacrosse team clinched the Western Division of the Mountain Conference on Wednesday afternoon with a tense 5-3 victory in a rivalry-worthy match against Battle Mountain at Aspen School District Stadium.The Skiers, 10-2 overall and 6-0 in conference, will have the home field for the May 1 conference title game against the winner of the East Division — a possible rematch against Battle Mountain (9-3 overall).“We knew with Battle (Mountain), it’s going to be a close game,” Aspen head coach Mike Goerne said. “It’s an emotional game on both …

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