WEB EXCLUSIVE: Game of the Week — Los Lunas roars to win over Valencia
Both Los Lunas and Belen were winners Friday night, the final night of regular season play – but the Eagles took home the ultimate prize for the season.
Needing to win by 10 or more points, the Tigers traveled to Tomé and did more than that, beating Valencia 49-21 Friday night. But No. 4 Los Lunas (8-2, 4-1) also needed host Grants to beat No. 2 Belen Friday night to have a chance of winning the District 6-4A title
The Pirates teased the Tigers’ faithful by taking a 14-6 lead early but were out-scored and out-played by the Eagles, who won 47-22 to claim the league championship.