The Pojoaque Valley High School boys and girls cross country teams both finished sixth in the team standings at the John Grimley Memorial cross country meet Oct. 5 at San Felipe Pueblo. The Elks and Elkettes will be competing at the Northern Challenge cross country meet Saturday at the Pojoaque Wellness Center.
Josephine (Jojo) Sanchez is now McCurdy Charter School’s volleyball coach, taking over the team from Christian Lopez. Sanchez is a 2003 graduate of Penasco High School She played volleyball and ran cross country for the Lady Panthers.
“They want structure and discipline,” Sanchez said. “As coach I have to give that to them because they want it. A coach has to inspire their players. That’s my job. I believe in them. That’s why I’m here.”