Herrera Leads Pojoaque Elkets To Trophy At State

by Staff Reporter / Dec 03, 2015 / comments

Athlete Profile

Pojoaque Valley High School junior Megan Herrera has been opening eyes ever since she surprised everyone by taking second place at the 2012 State cross country meet competing in Class 3A for the Elkettes. Just an eighth-grader, the precocious Herrera had started the season still deciding whether she wanted to compete on the cross country team or continue to play volleyball...

Lady Sundevils Top Taos Tigers

by Staff Reporter / Dec 02, 2015 / comments

It took Espanola Valley High School awhile to warm up. When they did, the Lady Sundevils  shut down the Taos High School Lady Tigers. Finishing the game with a 16-0 run, Espanola won going away 52-25 in the season opener Tuesday at Espanola...

Española Runner Qualifies For 2015 USATF National Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships

by Staff Reporter / Nov 29, 2015 / comments

Española native Zachary Montoya travelled to Albuquerque Saturday, Nov. 21 to run in the 2015 USA Track & Field Regional Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships. Zachary ran Unattached and placed first in the Region 16, Men’s 17-18 Age Division. He will now proceed...

Ranking For Playoffs May Have Hurt Sundevils

by Staff Reporter / Nov 27, 2015 / comments

When the seedings and brackets for the Class 5A state football playoffs came out, Española Valley High School’s opening-round matchup against Farmington High School raised a red flag for me. Not because of Española ’s being seeded fifth after their fine 9-1 record during the regular season, but how did a team like Farmington end up being the 12th and last seed...

Sundevils “Hum” Along: Top Taos, 87-56,

by Staff Reporter / Nov 26, 2015 / comments

The Española Valley High School Sundevils (2-0) traveled up State Road 68 Tuesday, Nov. 24 and took on the Taos Tigers in their “House”. The Sundevils jumped out to an early lead within the first five minutes and never looked back putting a hash mark in the win column...

Mesa Vista Trojans Win Season Opener

by Staff Reporter / Nov 24, 2015 / comments

Mesa Vista Boys Basketball traveled to Menual High School on Friday, November 20th, in a Class 2A non district match up to open the 2015 season with a 62-45 win. 

Area Basketball Scores

by Staff Reporter / Nov 24, 2015 / comments

EVHS Sundevils Win Basketball Season Opener

Beat Gallup Bengals, 64-49

The Espanola Valley Sundevils, (1-O), basketball team won their season opener against the Gallup Bengals, (O-1), 64-49. The Sundevils were down at the Half, 22-25. In the third Quarter the Sundevils came out firing...

Changing District Alignments Bring New Rival For Sundevils

by Staff Reporter / Nov 24, 2015 / comments

Morse Sports and Outdoors

By George Morse
The new district alignments in state high school sports for the 2016-2018 seasons were announced Nov. 20 by the New Mexico Activities Association. Local high schools will say goodbye to some of their former rivals in district competition and welcome new ones.

In some cases, old rivalries will be renewed. In others, traditional rivalries will no longer have the significance of district competition. New rivalries will emerge

Northern Over WNMU in Quadruple Overtime

by Staff Reporter / Nov 18, 2015 / comments

Northern Over WNMU in Quadruple Overtime

From a Press Release

Sensational Sundevils Miraculous Season Ends As District Champs Fall In Opening Round Of State Playoffs

by Staff Reporter / Nov 15, 2015 / comments

       Valley Daily Post

And it came to pass, the Espanola Valley’s “Sensational Sundevils” miraculous football season ended Saturday Nov. 14 as they failed to advance out of Round One of the NMAA State Football Playoffs, falling to the Farmington Scorpions at Sundevil Stadium, 48 to 2O. It looked promising for the Sundevils and their fans early on when the Sundevils scored first...