WACO, TX (KTSM) — The boys from Las Cruces are two wins away from the Little League World Series. Fairacres All-Stars scored 2 runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to win in walk-off fashion Monday to beat Colorado 2-1 securing a spot in the Regional Semifinals. Representing New Mexico, Fairacres won their pool going undefeated (3-0) and outscoring opponents 25-4.
The 12-year olds will face either Louisiana or Texas-West Tuesday, 6pm in the Semifinal, televised on ESPN2. The winner will advance to the Regional Final. The Region champion will head to the Little League World Series to represent the Southwest in Williamsport, PA.