Valencia senior Kristina Contratto signed her National Letter of Intent to play at the University of the Southwest in Hobbs, N.M. on Wednesday, Feb. 11 at Valencia High School. Contratto,…[Read more]
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Prep Softball Preview: Area softball squads enter 2015 season with different challenges but same goals
The 2014 season proved to be an interesting one for all three Valencia County softball squads as each strove to attain new goals and overcome different challenges. This season will likely be a continuation of those trends.
For one half, the Los Lunas basketball gave No. 1 seed Centennial a game, said LLHS coach Travis Julian ruefully. The second half was a completely different story.
The Los Lunas and Valencia boys and girls' track teams both get their 2015 season going this weekend at the Los Lunas Invitational at Los Lunas High School.
The 2015 prep baseball season started with snowy weather, forcing all three Valencia County teams to postpone their season openers over the weekend.
LOS LUNAS – The Los Lunas Schools have culled a field of a dozen or so hopefuls for the head football job at Valencia High School down to six, confirmed…[Read more]
LOS LUNAS – Back-to-back championships are great. Back-to-back-to-back championships are better. Ask the Los Lunas girls basketball team. The Tigers won their third consecutive district title to go along with…[Read more]
LOS LUNAS – It’s said defense wins championships. On Thursday night, the Los Lunas boys basketball team proved that defense can also get a team into the championship game. Using…[Read more]
TOMÉ – Senior Mariah Forde scored a game-high 23 points, but No. 3 Belen was unable to overcome a slow start, falling to No. 2 Valencia 40-36 in the semifinals…[Read more]
The Los Lunas swim team advanced three boys relay teams to the final round of the State Swimming Meet on Saturday and very nearly sent a pair of girls relays. The Tigers made their best showing in some time, according to coach Lin Onsae.
The Los Lunas girls basketball team hadn't lost a district game since the 2012-13 season. That streak nearly came to an end Friday against cross-county rivals Valencia.
RIO RANCHO – The Belen High School wrestling team held the attention of New Mexico wrestling fans as the Eagles held first place for much of the two-day NMAA Class…[Read more]
BELEN – The Belen boys and girls swept Chaparral in a rare hoops double-header Tuesday to advance to the semifinals of this week’s District 3-5A Tournament. The Eagle boys cruised…[Read more]
RIO RANCHO – Four Valencia wrestlers were among the 14 Class 5A grapplers who came away from Saturday’s final round with their hands held aloft and gold medals hanging around…[Read more]
The seeds for this week’s District 3-5A tournament were set by the end of play last Tuesday with Centennial (22-4) securing the No. 1 seed and Los Lunas (12-14) the…[Read more]
The 2014 baseball season may have ended with disappointments for all three Valencia County teams, but when all three squads begin their 2015 campaigns this weekend, they’ll show a renewed…[Read more]