Lady Scorps continue dominance

The Daily Times staff
Farmington's Emily Nguyen keeps the ball in play during the Cavern City Duals tournament Friday at Carlsbad High School.

FARMINGTON – The Farmington Lady Scorpions resumed their dominance on the tennis court, winning Friday’s Cavern City Duals girls tennis tournament in Carlsbad.

FHS easily handled business, 8-1, against the host Cavegirls.

Anna Briones (6-0, 6-0 over Carlsbad’s Brittney Cunningham), Kaylee Fresquez (6-0, 6-0 over Carlsbad’s Cadie Jo Norman) and Cassidy Gallegos (6-0, 6-1 over Carlsbad’s Kate Chester) coasted to quick wins in singles play.

FHS also won all three doubles matches.

Farmington will compete in the Capital Invitational March 29-30 in Santa Fe.

Kirtland baseball blasts Durango

The Broncos pulled away to win 12-1 in five innings today at KCHS, improving to 7-2 this season.

Kirtland’s won back-to-back 10-run mercy rule games. KC’s also scored eight-plus runs in six of its nine games so far this year.

PV softball ends Southern Warrior Classic strong

Despite losing an early lead in Friday's 8-3 loss to Cascade, Tennessee, the Lady Panthers wrapped up tournament play with a 4-3 win over Stewarts Creek, Tennessee today.

PV won three of its final four tournament games.

PV (7-4) will face West Las Vegas at 1 p.m. Thursday to start the Kristen Griego Memorial tournament in Rio Rancho.

Bloomfield softball’s bats ignite

The Lady Bobcats generated 21 hits en route to a 14-3, fifth-inning mercy rule win over Taos today at Bloomfield Softball Complex.

Bloomfield hit plenty of line drives all across the outfield, and base-runners scored kept on scoring easy runs.