Mavericks complete series sweep of Highlands
Colorado Mesa held on to defeat New Mexico Highlands 4-3 to complete a four-game series sweep at Suplizio Field.
The No. 17 Mavericks (19-5, 13-1 RMAC) took an early 3-0 lead in the first inning with a Garrett Carpenter RBI single and a Kevin Mitchell’s two-run home run. Mesa added an insurance run in the fifth inning on a double steal.
Mesa pitcher Kyle Davis limited Highlands (14-12, 10-6 RMAC) to one run on seven hits in five innings for the victory. Garrett Carpenter picked up his fifth save with one runner on and one out in the ninth.