April Abeyta went to a softball tournament in Phoenix, Ariz. just to watch. But when she was at the tournament earlier this spring, she hit in batting practice with the mens team she was watching.
Northern New Mexico College hired former NBA player and University of New Mexico star J.R. Giddens as the new head coach for the women’s basketball program.
Aaron Chavez’s parents both worked at McCurdy School when he was in middle school - his mother was a teacher, and his father was the junior varsity basketball coach. If a basketball game was on a weeknight, both his parents wanted him in bed early, but he wanted to know what would happen.
Last month, Ira Harge Jr. won his fourth-straight state championship. After a rocky start, the 2A Pecos boys basketball coach built a dynasty with the program. After winning state he decided he had enough of coaching.