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Valencia (17-9) came away from winning its first-ever District 6-4A championship over the weekend with the No. 5 seed in the Class 4A State Softball Tournament, Los Lunas, just a step behind.
The Valencia baseball team snagged the No. 4 seed and their league, District 6-4A, placed five teams in the Class 4A State Tournament â€• something that testifies to the league's toughness, said VHS coach Carlos Carrasco.
Belen senior Gilbert Devlin finished fourth but the Eagles boys and girls failed to place anyone in the top three in the District 1-4A tournament held at Belen High School over the weekend.
It was a great day of golf for both the Los Lunas boys and Valencia girls squads as the two won team titles at the District 6-4A Golf Tournament at Coyote del Malpais in Grants on Monday.
TOME – The Valencia baseball team woke on Thursday to see their Class 4A ranking rise to No. 2 in the state. But Thursday afternoon they encountered No. 3 Roswell…[Read more]
TOME – To say the Valencia softball team earned its first-ever district title Tuesday night is not an understatement. The Jaguars took an early lead but needed to score three…[Read more]
LOS LUNAS – Hours after he was named the new head coach of the Los Lunas football team, Terrell Trantham turned his thoughts to his closet – the place the…[Read more]
LOS LUNAS – The Los Lunas baseball team kept pace with crosstown rivals Valencia Saturday, holding off a game group from Miyamura 5-4 Saturday at Eddie Fulkerson Field. Pitcher Jerome…[Read more]
Belen golfer Martin Campbell is very serious about every aspect of his golf game â€• including taking pictures it seems.
Los Lunas High senior outside hitter Katie Inman signed her name on the dotted line Thursday, committing to play volleyball for Wayland Baptist University in Plainview, Texas.
With the District 6-4A championship on the line Tuesday night, the No. 4 Valencia baseball team needed a command performance — and that's just what they got from senior pitcher Josh Baca.
The Los Lunas High softball team's pair of District 6-4A wins over Grants on Thursday at Tiger Field would have been noteworthy enough based on the double-digit scores and mercy rule shortened length.
Los Lunas took the first baseball meeting this season against arch rival Belen this week, but all was not lost for the Eagles, who bounced back at home against Gallup Saturday to split their games for the week and remain solidly in second place with a record of 14-6, 4-2 in district as of the end of play Saturday.
The Belen baseball team had plenty of motivation to play its best game of the season against host Valencia Tuesday afternoon at Jaguar Field.
The race for first place in District 6-4A's final softball season will likely come down to a rematch between top teams, No. 6 Valencia and No. 4 Los Lunas, next Tuesday after both teams posted a trio of league wins in the last week.
The Los Lunas boys golf team came in second place at the Grants Invitational Golf Tournament Monday at the Coyote del Malpais Golf Course in Grants.
The Los Lunas boys golf team took first place at the Valencia and Los Lunas Invitational golf tournament at the Isleta Eagle Golf Course Monday and Tuesday.
It was a good weekend for Valencia County track and field athletes both as teams and individually, at the Moriarty Invitational on Saturday and the Marilyn Sepulveda Classic invitational track and field meet at the University of New Mexico Track Complex on Monday.