Articles for the ‘Sports’ Category

Holiday Tournments, Dec. 11-13, 2014

All six Valencia County prep basketball teams are playing at various Holiday tournaments this weekend. Here’s a handy compilation with brackets and results. We’ll be updating this page all weekend….[Read more]

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Prep Basketball: Hub City Classic part of weekend of tourney play

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BELEN – While the five other prep basketball squads based in Valencia County are off to various locales in the state to play in basketball tournaments Thursday through Saturday, the…[Read more]

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On Deck (12/11/14)

Naa’taanii baseball Naa’taanii baseball is  looking for under-10,under-11, under-12,under-13 and under-14 baseball players for spring 2015 USSSA season.  Practice and play start in February and run through May 2015 with…[Read more]

WEB EXCLUSIVE – Prep Wrestling: LLHS, VHS begin season with success

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The Los Lunas and Valencia wrestling squads had a successful beginning to their seasons this past week, both in team duals and tournament dual meets. The Tigers defeated Class 6A…[Read more]

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Scoreboard (12/11/14)

BOYS BASKETBALL SCORES Thursday Belen 59, Manzano 57 Cleveland 57, Los Lunas 24 Friday St. Pius 41, Los Lunas 25 Saturday Albuquerque High 60, Belen 43 Roswell 86, Valencia 39…[Read more]

5A State Football Championship: ‘Dogs dash Eagles’ title hopes

Kenn Rodriguez-News-Bulletin photo: Belen senior running back Manuel Romero is tackled by a host of Artesia defenders during the Eagles-Bulldogs title game Friday night.

BELEN – Belen football fans began lining up for Friday’s Class 5A State Championship game nearly four hours before the 7 p.m. kickoff, giving Eagles Stadium an air of excitement….[Read more]

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Prep Swimming: Three Tiger relays qualify for State

The Los Lunas boys and girls swimming teams both placed in the top three at the Los Alamos Invitational on Saturday. But more importantly, the Tigers finished with State Tournament…[Read more]

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Scoreboard (12/4/13)

BOYS BASKETBALL SCORES Friday – Coach Henry Sanchez/Bernalillo Invite Taos 43, Belen 43 Saturday – Coach Henry Sanchez/Bernalillo Invite 3rd place game Belen 66, Robertson 45 UPCOMING GAMES Thursday Belen…[Read more]

On Deck (12/4/14)

VHS softball luminaria sale The Valencia High School softball team will be selling luminarias for the holiday season. Price is $10 per dozen, which will be delivered to purchasers by…[Read more]

Prep Football: Belen bests Centennial to make state 5A championship game

Kenn Rodriguez-News-Bulletin photo: Belen's Dustin Duenas (34) and Ryan Chavez (53) tackle Centennial running back Jaylon Boston (2) during the Eagles' State 5A Semifinal

Copyright 2014, Number Nine Media LAS CRUCES – A sign posted by Belen football fans in the visitor’s section of Las Cruces’ Field of Dreams read “Eagles soar above all…[Read more]

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WEB EXCLUSIVE – Boys basketball: Belen coasts to win at Socorro, Jags rout ‘Toppers on road

Eric Heinz-El Defensor Chieftain photo: Belen senior Brandon Ammons drives to the basket during the Eagles' 56-40 win over the Warriors Tuesday night in Socorro.

As temperatures dropped outside Socorro High School gym Tuesday night, things got a little chilly inside as well. The Socorro boys’ basketball team’s offense seemed to go into a deep…[Read more]

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WEB EXCLUSIVE – Prep girls basketball: Jags take down No. 1 Sartans, Belen decimattes Socorro

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The Belen and Valencia girls both found wins in their opening games, but the Jags snagged the first signature win of the season Tuesday night at home. The No. 4…[Read more]

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Sports: On Deck (11/27/14)

VHS softball luminaria sale The Valencia High School softball team will be selling luminarias for the holiday season. Price is $10 per dozen, which will be delivered to purchasers by…[Read more]

Boys Prep Basketball Preview: A changing of seasons, Eagles, Jags and Tigers have a lot of seniors shoes to fill

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The 2013-14 season proved to be an extremely competitive one for all three Valencia County boys high school basketball teams. District 6-4A, the league Belen, Los Lunas and Valencia played…[Read more]

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