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The annual Eddie Pena round-robin boy’s basketball tournament played at Grants is the place to be for Capital as it finishes first for the third straight time following Saturday afternoon’s 87-26 romp over the host Pirates

By Arnie Leshin  Benny Gomez certainly likes that ride to Grants for the annual Eddie Pena boy’s basketball classic. It’s a round-robin, and for the last three years the ride home has come with yet another first place for the Jaguars. In fact, Gomez’ team remained undefeated in this tournament, …

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It’s rematch time for the St. Michael’s girls, who now face Bernalillo again following Thursday’s 47-30 first round win over Espanola McCurdy in the annual Ben Lujan basketball tournament hosted by Pojoaque Valley

By Arnie Leshin St. Michael’s girls have a rematch Friday with Bernalillo as both advanced Thursday to the semifinals of the annual Ben Lujan basketball tournament played at Pojoaque Valley.    The Lady Horsemen, who handily turned back Espanola McCurdy, 47-30, will have a tough task over a Spartan team …

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Jalen Hurts was just happy to be there, had to settle for second place, but was his usual self, classy and cool, always applauding the Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow of LSU, and the first to congratulate him when he came off the stage

By Arnie Leshin  Jalen Hurts took it all in stride. He obviously knew that the Heisman Trophy was going to the LSU sophomore quarterback Joe Burrow, and then he found out he finished second. It wasn’t close, Burrow had a remarkable season for the top-ranked Bayou Tigers who won all …

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Capital, Santa Fe High, Pecos win handily in non district boys basketball games Tuesday night, the Jaguars pounding St. Michael’s 82-40, the Demons trouncing Los Lunas, 58-40, and the Panthers rolling past Estancia, 83-48

By Arnie Leshin  For most of the first quarter, the visiting St. Michael’s boys basketball team were holding their own against a red-hot Capital team in non district play Tuesday night. But after a 10-10 tie, the Jaguars went to work, scoring eight of the last 10 points of the …

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