Cleveland infielder Mya Pacheco slaps a tag on Alamogordo’s Miranda Schlupp Thursday in the sixth-seeded Storm’s 6-4 loss to the No. 3 Tigers, who scored five times in the top of the seventh inning to beat the Storm in a Class 5A play-in game. Later Thursday, the defending champion Storm (20-8) were eliminated from the tournament after a 2-1 loss to the No. 2 Centennial Hawks. (JB Gallegos photo)