Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Lady Bears' New Softball Team Lacks Home Field.(Sports)

Byline: Tim Menicutch Journal Staff Writer

Softball has returned to Estancia High. Now if the girls can only find a field to play on.

"We're still fieldless at this point," said Estancia coach Jennifer Montoya, who isn't sure where the Lady Bears will play their home games.

According to Montoya, the last time Estancia fielded a softball team was 1985.

Estancia was supposed to play on a new softball field that was built at the north end of the school, but the outfield grass has not grown as quickly as expected.

Montoya, coaching at the high school level for the first time, said her only previous coaching experience was in youth leagues in Albuquerque. …

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