On Tuesday afternoon the JV Blue took on the Pecos Eagles. Bryan Encinas started on the mound for the Panthers and threw 6 complete innings. The Panthers found themselves in a hole early trailing 3-0 after the 3rd inning. The Panther's defense kept the game within reach. In the bottom of the 5th inning, Fort Stockton found themselves trailing 6-0. The Panthers gave themselves some life by scrapping across 3 runs. Heading into the bottom of the 6th inning the Panthers kept the Eagles to a 6-3 lead. The Panthers worked hard to get runners in scoring position but unfortunately fell short with a final score of 6-5. Joey Herrera went 3-3 with 1 RBI and Jorrell Tapp went 1-2 at the plate. The JV Blue will host Monahans on Friday at 4 PM.