School Sports Fields Named “Del Valdez Field”

by Staff Reporter / Apr 15, 2015 / 1 comments

Students proudly displaying the new field name, curtesy photo

School Sports Fields Named “Del Valdez Field”:

Española Valley Schools Dedicates New Complex to Delfino Juan “Del” Valdez

ESPAÑOLA - On Tuesday afternoon members of the community gathered at the Carlos F. Vigil Middle School Sports Field for a ribbon cutting and Española Valley Schools dedication of the new sports facilities as the Delfino Juan “Del” Valdez Field.

Facilities and improvements included in this project are:

  • 400 meter running track
  • Natural turf surfacing
  • Basketball area and fencing
  • Track and field area
  • Accessible ramps for entry into the fields

Here are some images of the event and a copy of the official proclamation.

curtesy photos

Comments (1)

  • Greg Ortega (not verified)

    The School District could not have chosen a more honorable person to name this new complex after than Del Valdez.  It's great that he is finally recognized for his many years of service to the youth of this valley.  He has given tirelessly to help keep so many on the right track.  This valley owes him a huge debt of gratitude and I am very happy he has been recognized in this manner.

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