Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. - The Aggies swept Maine in Saturday’s doubleheader 7-3 and 3-2.
Junior Austin Botello followed up his three-for-four performance on Friday, going three-for-four with two RBI in the first game of the doubleheader and a two-for-four performance in the second game.
With Maine scoring one in the top half of the inning, NM State looked to even the score in the home half with L.J. Hatch earning a four-pitch walk. Back-to-back singles to centerfield by Trey Stine and Austin Botello loaded the bases with one out. Dan Hetzel brought home Hatch with sacrifice fly to right, putting runners at the corners with two outs. Tommy Bell reloaded the bases, as he was hit by the first pitch he saw. Joseph Koerper’s two-RBI single up the middle plated Stine and Botello, putting the Aggies up 3-1 after the first inning. Continue Reading This Post >>