Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Storm Dampens North's Softball Play.(Journal North)

Byline: Eric Butler For the Journal

Team Loses 4-0, 8-0 After Rain Delay

The Pojoaque contingent at the North/South All-Star softball series may not have had a stellar day on the field Saturday, but at least it was dry.

Elkettes coach Billy Trujillo and recent graduate Erika Mondragon experienced firsthand a genuine eastern New Mexico thunderstorm Friday night -- a storm that wiped out a scheduled doubleheader that evening.

With the field dry the next day, the North -- with Trujillo as coach and Mondragon starting both games -- fell to the South 4-0 and 8-0 in a twinbill sweep.

Trujillo could easily have pointed to the events of the night before as an explanation for his team's slow start on Saturday. …

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