Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Rams, Sartans Victorious.

Byline: Eric Butler For the Journal

* Both teams win baseball tournaments, schools' softball teams don't fare as well

It was championship Saturday for Rio Rancho and St. Pius as the Rams and Sartans both earned baseball tournament titles.

Rio Rancho's Rams came in impressive fashion as they clubbed Alamogordo 13-1 in the first-place contest of the Roswell Invitational. Rio Rancho had a slim 2-1 lead after two innings, but then blasted the Tigers with four runs in the third and seven in the fourth.

That was quite enough for Rams' starter Ben Frye, who moved to 4-1 on the year with the victory.

Frye, Josh Kerns, Shawn Leash, Orlando Watts and Mario Tafoya all were selected to the all-tournament team for Rio Rancho. …

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