Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Lack of Youth Leagues Shows.(Sports)

Byline: TIM MENICUTCH Mountain View Sports

While covering a Moriarty High softball game last week, a passing student asked me if I were going to write nice things about the Lady Pintos.

The question caught me off guard. I thought about it for a minute and, after a long pause, the best I could come up with was, "Well, they have nice uniforms."

So far, there have been precious few "nice things" to report in regard to the Moriarty team.

The Lady Pintos (1-7) are on a six-game losing streak where they have been outscored 50-11. They have played horrible defense, averaging nearly five errors per game. At the plate, Moriarty has shown all the ferocity of a ladybug. In the last 12 innings, the Pintos have a grand total of one hit. …

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