The Paonia boys basketball team opened the conference season with a convincing 68-37 win at Plateau Valley last Friday. On Saturday it took a 70-20 win over Caprock Academy in Grand Junction.
The Eagles are now 2-0 in 2A/1A WSL conference play and 5-3 overall. Paonia doesn't have a home game this week. It hosts rival Hotchkiss next Thursday, Jan. 18.