Espanola Boys Beat Capital, Win Class 5A State Championship


Eight teams went to Albuquerque with the dream of being the Class 5A state boys basketball champion in the 2016 state basketball tournament. At the end, it was the Espanola Valley High School Sundevils who were team left standing on the floor of the Pit in Albuquerque holding the state championship banner while “We are the Champions” was played.

The Sundevils kept their fans, who packed the Pit for each of Espanola’s three games in Albuquerque, on the edge of their seats…

The Thrill Of Victory: EVHS Sundevils State Champs


With thousands of roaring fans watching on, the Española Valley Sundevils came back in the final minute of the Class 5A state championship basketball game and defeated Capital High School 36-34 to win their second state championship March 13 at the Pit in Albuquerque…

Sundevils Make It To Championship

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Sundevils Boys Make It To Championship: Lady Devils Eliminated By Gallup They did it! The Española Valley Sundevils are headed to the State Title Game after beating the Centennial Hawks Thursday afternoon. Trailing 30-22 in the fourth quarter, the Sundevils came from behind and defeated Centennial High School 44-39 in the semifinals of the Class […]

Breaking News: EVHS Sundevils Squeak Past Bernalillo Into Semifinals


Breaking News: EVHS Sundevils Squeak Past Bernalillo Into Semifinals Staff Report Another nail biter at the State Tournament as the Española  Sundevils boys narrowly defeated the Bernalillo Spartans 50-49. It was a rollercoaster of a game as Española  repeatedly took command, running up the score but the Spartans repeatedly answered and came back. At one […]

Española Girls Move To Semi Finals: Win First Two Rounds In Tournament


The Española Valley High School Lady Sundevils Are Up Two Games In the State Tournament. First the Lady Sundevils defeated Del Norte High School 47-30 in the opening round of the Class 5A state basketball tournament March 4 at Española and then they moved on to easily take Los Alamos March 8

BREAKING NEWS: Pojoaque loses Heartbreaker, 55-51 in OT. To Silver


BREAKING NEWS: Pojoaque loses Heartbreaker,  55-51 in OT. To Silver Robert A Naranjo Santa Ana Star Center: Reporting live from Santa Ana Star Center, today the Pojoaque Valley Elks went down in defeat in overtime to the Silver Fighting Colts, 55-51. “It’s a referees game” a photographer from the JOURNAL said. Definitely calls or non […]

Pojoaque Survives Scare From Socorro To Face Silver Wednesday


The Pojoaque Valley High School boys basketball team could breathe a little easier and look forward to a quarterfinal game in the Class 4A state basketball tournament after surviving a scare from upset-minded Socorro High School to take a 50-46 victory in the opening-round game March 5 at Pojoaque…