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With district champs Belen and third-place Valencia assumed to be in, the only drama surrounding Saturday's announcement of the Class 5A State Football Playoffs field was whether Los Lunas would join them in the post-season.
Like other state championships in New Mexico, the New Mexico Activities Association has a committee that seeds the 12 teams that play in the Class 5A State Volleyball Tournament.
Valencia senior Carisma Lovato wasn't expecting the kind of race she had at Saturday's Class 5A State Cross Country meet at Rio Rancho High School.
In the district season, the Los Lunas volleyball team was the only District 3-5A team to win a set against No. 4 Centennial. Saturday in the district tournament championship game…[Read more]
LOS LUNAS – Entering the weekend in a must-win situation, the Valencia football team came across the county for a showdown with crosstown rivals Los Lunas Friday night. In the…[Read more]
It was a battle of the big cats in Valencia County, as the Los Lunas Tigers and Valencia High Jags duked it out in the semifinals of the District 3-5A…[Read more]
TOMÉ – The No. 3 seed Valencia volleyball teams started strong and finished strong in their match against No. 6 seed Chaparral in the quarterfinals of the District 3-5A Tournament…[Read more]
For most teams in New Mexico, the playoffs start next week. But to hear it from their coaches, the Los Lunas and Valencia football teams started the playoffs last week.
With district tournament seeds already set before the first serve on Saturday, you'd think there wasn't much to play for in the final regular season match between Los Lunas and Valencia.
It was a rough weekend for Valencia County soccer, as four of the five teams selected to play in the Class 5A Boys and Girls Soccer Tournaments fell on Friday.
District Cross Country: Valencia girls claim second team title; BHS’ Lewis and Valenzuela first in meet
The Valencia girls cross country team won its second consecutive district title Saturday by a wide margin, while a pair of runners from Belen High took top individual honors in the District 3-5A championship meet at Santa Teresa High School.
BELEN – On Halloween night at Eagle Stadium, top-ranked and undefeated Centennial got the trick, and host Belen got the treat. The No. 3 Eagles stormed back from an early…[Read more]
The area’s boys and girls cross country teams enter this weekend’s District 3-5A championship cross country meet at Santa Teresa High School having closed the regular season with strong showings…[Read more]
TOMÉ – The Centennial Hawks came into their Saturday match against Valencia undefeated in at 8-0 and 14-4 on the season needing to win the match to clinch the District…[Read more]