The Pam Sandoval era is off to a good start.
West Las Vegas’ softball varsity, now under the direction of new head coach Sandoval, opened its schedule with an 18-11 shootout win at Ruidoso on Tuesday.
Jasmine Sanchez hit 4 for 5 with a double. Lucia Martinez was 3 for 6 with a double, triple and three RBI. Jennifer Sanchez was 3 of 5 with one RBI. Amri Lucero had two doubles.
The Lady Don junior varsity also won, 7-1.
Sandoval, a veteran of the Las Vegas Police Department, has coached in various capacities over the years.