Carlsbad blanks Clovis on both diamonds

The Carlsbad baseball and softball teams began their district schedules with dominant wins in the duo of doubleheaders on Tuesday against Clovis. The Cavemen and Cavegirls shut out the Wildcats in all four games, run-ruling Clovis a combined 22-0 in baseball and 24-0 in softball.


Carlsbad's Jacob Echavarria pitches against Clovis in Game 1 of a doubleheader on June 1, 2021. Echavarria threw a five-inning no-hitter for Carlsbad, striking out six Wildcats in a 10-0 win.

The Cavemen (8-2) were supposed to travel to Clovis (4-6) but due to inclement weather Clovis’ baseball field wasn’t in condition to be played upon. Carlsbad head coach Alan Edmonson found out on Memorial Day about the change in venue to Carlsbad. No changes needed to