Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Los Alamos Drops Belen, 7-3.(Sports)

Byline: Brian Tregembo For the Journal

Los Alamos scored three runs in the first inning, thanks in part to two Belen errors, and went on to defeat the Eagles 7-3 Tuesday afternoon.

Belen managed to close the lead to 3-1, but, head coach Nettie Salas said, the Eagles could never sustain a rally.

"Every time we mustered up a rally in hitting, we were caught, and called out at the plate a couple times," she said. "It kind of killed our rallies."

Belen's bats, especially at the top of the lineup, were simply stale. The Eagles managed just five hits on the day, getting two each from Kim Castillo and Miriah Salas.

"Our girls came out flat," coach Salas said. …

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