The English Expo competition scheduled for this weekend has been postponed.  It has been rescheduled for May 9th at La Cueva High School.  Further information will be posted at www.nmira.org.

Project Heart Start Deadline

The deadline for registration/payment for the April Regional Project Heart Start trainings for NMAA coaches is Monday, March 2nd.  Complete information about this low cost CPR/AED training is available here.

Student-Athlete Spotlight

At only 5’10”, senior Antonio Gallegos stands above every one of his Questa basketball teammates.  Despite being the tallest player for the Wildcats, Gallegos has faced and continues to face some much taller challenges off the court.  Read more...

Be sure to read about all of our featured students on the Student Spotlight page, presented by the New Mexico Oil & Gas Association.


NM Coach enters Hall of Fame

The NMAA is pleased to announce that Dave Barney, long time boys and girls swim coach at Albuquerque Academy, will be inducted into the prestigious National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Hall of Fame.  The induction ceremony will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana on July 2, 2015.

Coach Barney has been involved in interscholastic coaching since 1961, including the past 40 years as girls swim coach and the past 33 years as boys swim coach at Albuquerque Academy.  Coach Barney has led his Charger swimmers to 35 NMAA state titles (19 boys, 16 girls).

Click here for the NMAA Press Release.

Championships on NFHS Network

All NMAA State Championship finals are broadcast on the NFHS Network.  A complete listing of broadcast events/times is available by clicking here.

NFHS Network Support

For all questions related to NFHS Network support, please contact help.nfhsnetwork.com or 877-978-2311.  Customer representatives are standing by at all times to respond to issues and get fans set-up to view their events as quickly as possible.  Additionally, they can answer questions regarding difficulty viewing, inability to find a specific event link, technical issues within a broadcast, trouble subscribing, billing questions, etc..

Bylaws Corner

A Student must be enrolled in at least 51% of the member school’s regular class schedule in courses that will be counted towards his/her graduation and in regular attendance during the current as well as the previous grading period.  NMAA bylaw 6.2.1.A



Feb 1-Feb 28
  Spring Online Rules Clinics
Feb 26-Feb 28
  Speech and Debate State Competition
Feb 27-Feb 28
  HOSA State Leadership Conference
Feb 28
  English Expo