Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

A PERFECT ENDING.(Final)

Byline: Ken Sickenger Journal Staff Writer

HIGH SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIP WEEK

La Cueva Takes Title, finishes 29-0

FARMINGTON -- Dead-solid perfect.

La Cueva completed one of the most impressive seasons in New Mexico prep baseball history Saturday night, overwhelming Las Cruces 13-4 in the Class 5A tournament championship game at Ricketts Park.

The Bears blasted four home runs en route to completing a perfect 29-0 season. It was the 23rd time that La Cueva scored 10 runs or more in becoming the first state team to finish undefeated since Eldorado in 1999.

James Parr, Billy Hogan, Matt Quillen and Andrew Salas hit long balls, increasing the team's remarkable season total to 79. …

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