As of press time, the Robertson softball team is one win away from the Class 4A state championship game.
A No. 1 seed in the bracket, the Lady Cardinals (26-3) earned a spot in the semifinals with two double-digit wins Wednesday at the Rio Rancho Softball Complex.
First came a 13-3 win over No. 8 seed Kirtland Central. Ashlea Lujan hit two home runs to help lead the Lady Cardinals to a mercy-rule victory.
Then Robertson downed No. 5 seed Cobre 11-1 later in the afternoon, getting a home run from Savannah Sanchez.