Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Area All-Stars Fare Well.(Mountain View)

Byline: Journal Staff Report

Series Won 2-1 By South Team

Moriarty's Steven Gonzales and Manzano's Matt Elliott both came up big at the plate last weekend in the annual Class 4A-5A North-South All-Star baseball series at New Mexico State University.

Gonzales and Elliott both played for the South, which took a 2-1 victory in the two-day series.

In Friday night's opener, the South broke a 6-6 sixth-inning tie on Elliott's run-scoring triple en route to a 9-6 victory.

"It was a clean ballgame," said South coach Art Green of Onate. "We played defense really well and got some clutch hitting."

In Saturday's first game of a doubleheader, the South locked up its third series title in as many years with an 8-4 victory. …

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