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ALBUQUERQUE -At times in the past two seasons, Valencia’s Josh Burbank made the University of enw Mexico Track Complex seem like his home. The Jaguar made that official recently, signing…[Read more]
The "Comeback Kids" did it again.
New Valencia High School boys basketball coach Jacob Herrin said part of what drew him to the Jaguars' top job was having grown up in Bosque Farms.
RIO RANCHO – You could call the Valencia a Cinderella in the Class 5A State Softball Tournament, but coach Jeff Young doesn’t think the title fits. “Our kids had this…[Read more]
RIO RANCHO – Twice on Thursday, the Valencia softball team looked like they were done. And twice they came back to shock higher seeds to advance to Friday’s championship semifinals…[Read more]
RIO RANCHO – Albuquerque Academy’s Randall Gurule ended the Valencia High School baseball team’s season with a walk-off home run on the first at-bat of the seventh inning, but sadly…[Read more]
LOS LUNAS – The Los Lunas Schools released the names of the three finalists for the vacant Valencia High School boys basketball position on Monday, the number being reduced from…[Read more]
If the races for the boys and girls District 3-5A track and field titles were individual races, they would have been photo finishes or near that.
Valencia will be the only area team advancing in the Class 5A State Baseball Tournament after the first weekend, but not because of a lack of effort by their first round opponents, No. 12 Los Lunas or No. 13 Belen, which lost its two-game series to No. 4 Albuquerque Academy over the weekend.
High winds made for difficult playing conditions on Friday in Valencia County for hosts Valencia and Los Lunas, while a difficult opponent made things tough for Belen in the opening round of the Class 5A State Softball Tournament.
The stay was short for Belen High School tennis players in the Class 5A State Tennis Tournament last week, but coach Barbara Grega said the experience is something that the young Eagles will be able to build on in coming years.
MORIARTY – The Valencia boys and Los Lunas girls took first place at the Pinto Duals at Moriarty High School, capping the 2015 regular season for the Jaguars, Tigers, Belen…[Read more]
A quartet of Belen tennis players punched their tickets to this week’s Class 5A state singles and double tournament on Saturday at the District 3-5A singles and doubles tournament at…[Read more]
Valencia County will be well represented in both the Class 5A baseball and softball state tournaments, which begin this weekend at campus sites. The Valencia baseball team as well as…[Read more]