Marina Billalobos was bad news for opposing pitchers on Friday, driving in five on two hits to lead Natalia Lady Mustangs past Poteet 15-5 on Friday. Billalobos drove in runs on a home run in the second and a grand slam in the sixth.Poteet scored four runs in the second inning, but Natalia Lady Mustangs still managed to pull out the victory.
Natalia pulled away for good with seven runs in the third inning. In the third Gabriella Munoz singled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run, Skylene Gallegos drew a walk, scoring one run, and Isabel Laque homered on a 2-0 count, scoring three runs.
Kody Blanquiz was the winning pitcher for Natalia Lady Mustangs. Blanquiz went four innings, allowing one run on two hits, striking out eight and walking one.
Billalobos started the game for Natalia Lady Mustangs. The hurler allowed three hits and four runs over two innings, striking out two and walking zero
Natalia Lady Mustangs launched four home runs on the day. Blanquiz went yard in the sixth inning. Laque had a four bagger in the third inning. Billalobos had a dinger in the second and sixth innings.
Natalia Lady Mustangs totaled 12 hits. Gallegos, Laque, and Billalobos each collected multiple hits for Natalia Lady Mustangs. Gallegos went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead Natalia Lady Mustangs in hits.