The Alpine Cowboys (7-1) took home an 11-4 victory over the Las Cruces Vaqueros (0-8) on Wednesday at Apodoca Park, fueled by four runs in the eighth inning.
The Las Cruces Vaqueros couldnt slow down Derrick Fox, who paced the Alpine Cowboys with five hits. He singled in the first, third, seventh, and ninth innings.
Kevin Klaess picked up the win for the Alpine Cowboys. Klaess pitched six innings and allowed one earned run, six hits and four walks while striking out four.
Nick Howell did his best to jumpstart the offense for the Las Cruces Vaqueros, reaching base three times. He scored one run and had one RBI. He doubled in the third inning and singled in the fifth inning.
Michael Ormseth (0-1) took the loss for the Las Cruces Vaqueros. He allowed nine runs in seven innings, walked two and struck out eight.