Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Tigers Meet Eagles In 1st Game.(Sports)

Byline: James Yodice Journal Staff Writer

Today's prep softball game between Belen and Los Lunas opens the 2001 season for both programs.

The Tigers visit the Eagles at 4 p.m., the start of a 22-game schedule that culminates in May with regionals and state tournaments.

A quick look at each team:

BELEN: Nettie Salas is the Eagles' new coach, taking over from Lisa Chavez, who resigned after last season.

The Eagles, who were 9-13 last season, have seven starters back to help them make the transition.

Returning are senior pitcher/second baseman Angelica Ojeda, senior catcher Kim Castillo, senior shortstop Iris Cordova, senior left fielder Ashley Gallegos, junior first baseman Miriah Salas, sophomore catcher Navora Cordova and junior center fielder Katherine Archuleta. …

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