Padres take first place

The Padres of the Tucumcari Little League took first place on Tuesday night, the last game of season. The Padres beat the Mets of San Jon 17-1. The Mets took second place in the league. Above, Nathanial Lopez scoots in the air to home plate. Children playing in the league range from 9 to 12 years old. The All Stars, featuring two age divisions, 9 and 10 years old, and 11 and 12 years old, will play at a future date.