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West Las Vegas’ Adrian Valdez watches his fly ball approach the outfield as teammate Mike Ortiz looks on. Valdez, Ortiz and Andy Gabaldon were selected to the North baseball team following a season that saw them reach the state quarterfinals Robertson’s Nate Archuleta and Dominic Lucero and Pecos’ Joseph Duran and Jason Henderson also are on the North roster.
Area athletes North All-Stars

Andy Gabaldon, Mike Ortiz and Adrian Valdez of West Las Vegas have been named to the Class 1A-4A North All-Stars in baseball. So have Nathan Archuleta and Dominic Lucero of Robertson, as well as Joseph Duran and Jason Henderson of Pecos.

Marissa Archuleta, Alicia Jaramillo and Amber Yara of Robertson and Kianna Gallegos of West Las Vegas plus Ida Valencia of Pecos have earned the same honor in softball.

The Class 1A-4A North-South All-Star baseball and softball games will be held June 12-13 at Cobre High in Bayard.