The Sundevils came away with a 67-55 victory over the Los Alamos High School Hilltoppers Jan. 28 at Espanola.
“When you say you’re rebuilding, you’re saying you expect to be a good team in like two years,” Espinoza said. “I think we can be a contender again this season.”
McCurdy Charter School survived an aerial bombardment by Santa Fe Prep School and came back in the fourth quarter to beat the Griffins 60-53 in District 2-3A game Jan. 27 at McCurdy.
Española Valley High School gained a measure of revenge against Gallup High School with a 74-66 victory over the Lady Bengals Jan. 10 at Española.
In a classic showdown between two defending state champions, the Rio Rancho High School Rams held on to a 57-54 victory over the Española Valley High School Sundevils Jan. 14 at Española.
The Escalante High School boys basketball team won the consolation championship at the Northern Rio Grande basketball tournament, defeating Mesa Vista High School 62-39 Jan. 7 at Pojoaque Valley High School.
The Española Valley High School boys basketball team picked up a pair of victories last week, defeating two Class 4A teams from District 2-4A. The Sundevils defeated Robertson High School 67-59 Jan. 4 and St. Michael’s High School Jan. 7 with both games being played at Española.
Pecos High School proved they deserved the top seed in the 69th annual Northern Rio Grande basketball tournament with a 66-48 victory over the Dulce High School Hawks in the championship game Jan. 7 at Pojoaque Valley High School.
In a game that the Los Alamos High School boys basketball team needed to win, the Hilltoppers took care of business and defeated Pojoaque Valley High School 56-50 Tuesday at Pojoaque to even their record at 6-6 for the season.