Cross Country: Boys Small School Race At The Rio Rancho Jamboree

                                By George Morse Small School Races at Rio Rancho Packed with Runners Cross country coaches like to get their teams ready for state by entering them in a few big meets during the season so they can learn how […]

Mesa Vista XC Dominates At Penasco Meet


Mesa Vista XC Dominates At Penasco Meet

By George Morse Sports and Outdoors

The Mesa Vista boys cross country team stood on the awards podium Nov. 7, 2015 at the New Mexico Activities Association State Cross Country Meet where they received the state championship trophy as Class 1A-2A state champions. It was the first state cross country championship trophy in the history of the small high school…

Del Valdez Cross Country Invitational

Girls Vars

EVHS’s 2nd Annual Del Valdez Cross Country Invitational


Girls Varsity start at EVHS’s 2nd Annual Del Valdez Cross Country Invitational on the turf, Sat. August 27, at EVHS Sundevil Stadium. The course is one of the toughest in the state, with foothills to navigate for runners, arroyos, sand and a few surprises…

Herrera Leads Pojoaque Elkets To Trophy At State


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…

Eagles XC Qualify For NAIA National Tournament


The 2015 Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Association of Independent Institutions Conference Championships saw the young NNMC runners do very well, with some qualifying for Nationals and others with a chance to still go. The team was led by…

Local Schools Shine At Cross-Country Championship


Española Valley High, Mesa Vista High, Pojoaque Valley High, Peñasco High and Los Alamos High were the regional teams who made it to the State cross-country championship, and several of them placed very well. Read on to learn how they did.