Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Scorps' Win Streak Over.(Sports)

Byline: Glen Rosales For the Journal

Amarillo Halts Mark at 6 Games

A late rally wasn't enough to overcome an early deficit Friday night as the New Mexico Scorpions' undefeated streak came to a skidding halt.

Amarillo put up an early four-spot, then held off New Mexico 6-4 at Tingley Coliseum, stopping the Scorpions' season-opening winning streak at six games.

Steve Pottie started in goal for New Mexico and gave up three goals in the first 9 1/2 minutes. He then was pulled for Steve DeBus, who promptly gave up another goal a minute later.

New Mexico will try to regroup tonight against Odessa at Tingley.

The Rattlers opened the second period with another score as Toby Harris got his second goal of the game. …

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