BELEN – For a football team with so many distractions this week, Belen was incredibly focused in their quest to win the 62nd Valencia Bowl Friday night. On homecoming night,…[Read more]
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The Los Lunas football team traveled far south for their first district road game Friday night, and after a sluggish start ― and a big second half on both sides…[Read more]
LOS LUNAS – The Los Lunas girls soccer team fell behind Belen early in the second half of the arch rivals’ match Saturday and looked to be on their way…[Read more]
LOS LUNAS – Los Lunas coach Amy Bell looked and sounded extremely pleased with her Tigers Saturday afternoon, despite their 3-1 loss to No. 4 Centennial at Los Lunas Middle…[Read more]
Valencia’s Carisma Lovato and Belen’s Aaron Valenzuela scored top five finishes again and Belen’s Jared Garcia and Arena Lewis both finished in the top 15 in the Championship race of…[Read more]
The 62nd edition of the Valencia Bowl Friday night at Eagles Stadium in Belen will be two kinds of homecomings. First there’s the Eagles’ traditional homecoming game, a chance for…[Read more]
Saturday is the final day of the regular season for area prep teams. Next weekend marks the end of the regular season for cross country and volleyball with area prep…[Read more]
TOMÉ – It’s often said that football is a game of inches. For the Belen Eagles, Friday night’s Battle for The Plow rivalry game against Valencia was a game of…[Read more]
LOS LUNAS – Saturday was Senior Day for the No. 3 Los Lunas boys soccer team, but the opening and closing acts in the two-act drama were a freshman and…[Read more]
The Belen and Valencia football teams took their acts on the road Friday, opening the district portion of their schedules with wins and setting the stage for this week's Battle for The Plow rivalry game between the Eagles an Jaguars at Jaguar Stadium in Tomé at 7 p.m. Friday.
Host No. 9 Valencia came into their match against Los Lunas ranked higher in Class 5A, but it was the Tigers who left Valencia High School with sole possession of second place in District 3-5A after a three-set sweep of the Jaguars Tuesday night.
The Belen boys soccer team stunned Valencia by coming back from a 2-0 deficit to force extra time Tuesday. But the Jags shocked the Eagles right back, scoring a stunning golden goal in the 82nd minute â€• just two minutes into overtime â€• to leave Eagle Field with a dramatic 3-2 win Tuesday afternoon and deny Belen their first district win of the season.
LOS LUNAS – Senior runners Carisma Lovato and Aaron Valenzuela each won their second race in a row to lead their respective teams to top three finishes at the David…[Read more]
LOS LUNAS – Through three quarters, the Los Lunas Tigers were within arm’s reach of the No. 1 Centennial Hawks. But the undefeated Hawks scored 24 unanswered points in the…[Read more]
Belen -Los Lunas came into their match against Belen looking to continue their recent string of success. The host Eagles were looking to reverse their fortunes Tuesday night. The Tigers…[Read more]
Tomé – For just over 70 minutes, Tuesday’s girls soccer match between host Valencia and Los Lunas was a stalemate. Finding a game-winning goal in this battle for first place…[Read more]
The Valencia girls turned in a dominating performance while the Belen boys just beat out the Valencia boys for the top spot at the Valencia Invitational, a run on the bosque trails at Los Lunas' River Park on Saturday morning.