The Weslaco High School Panthers (27-6) baseball team beat the Laredo
United, Longhorns (27-8) in Game 2 of the best of three series by a
score of 8-6 to complete the two game sweep on Friday night at Cabaniss
Field in Corpus Christi.
In last year's playoffs Laredo had swept Weslaco in two but this year the Panthers payed them back with a two game sweep of their own.
The Panthers won Game 1 on Thursday night and executed the Longhorns
once again last night. Leading the Panthers were Mark Ortiz (2-for-2,
double, two runs scored, RBI), David Martinez (2-for-5, two RBIs) and
Carlo Cordova (2-for-4, RBI).
On the mound for Weslaco was Fabian Cuellar (3-0) who pitched for all save and except 1 1/3 innings.