An ace performance by Ernesto Zaragaza lifted the White Sands Pupfish (23-33) to a 2-0 win over the Taos Blizzard (23-33) on Saturday at Taos Tundra.
The Taos Blizzard had no answer for Zaragaza, who kept runners off the basepaths in his appearance. The Taos Blizzard managed just one hit off of Zaragaza, who allowed no earned runs, walked one and struck out seven during his nine innings of work.
Cody Collins had two extra-base hits for the White Sands Pupfish. He doubled in the first and third innings and singled in the seventh inning.
Russ Burroughs (0-3) was the games losing pitcher. He lasted just 6 2/3 innings, walked one, struck out none, and allowed two runs.