Slugger honored

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By NMHU Sports Information

New Mexico Highlands baseball player Javier Ledford was recently honored with selection to the 2013 Horizon Air Summer Baseball All-Series Second Team.  The Cowboys’ first baseman played with the Marysville Gold Sox over the summer, starting 41 of the 43 games he participated in.

Ledford finished the summer season with a .331 batting average, ending up third overall offensively for the Gold Sox.  He tied for the team lead in home runs (two) and doubles (nine).  Ledford led the Gold Sox with 30 RBI and 29 runs scored.
Ledford will be returning to the Cowboy baseball team in 2013-14 for his senior season.  He played 24 games for the Cowboys during the 2013 spring baseball season.