COACHES AND STUDENTS POST ENCOURAGING MESSAGES

With the cancellation of spring sports, many coaches and student athletes have been sending positive messages of encouragement to their teammates.  Here is a sample of some of the postings […]

2020 STATE SPIRIT, SPRING SPORTS & ACTIVITIES CANCELLED – Q & A WITH NMAA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SALLY MARQUEZ

Based on the recent directive from the New Mexico Public Education Department that schools will close for the remainder of the 2019-2020 academic year, the NMAA and its Board of […]

Dan and Lucille Wood/Gray Gladiator Athletic Scholarship presented by Subway – Triston Charles – Piedra Vista HS

Triston Charles, a senior at Piedra Vista, is a state champion cross country runner, most recently capturing the 2019 5A Boys Individual title while helping his team to a third-place […]

Dan and Lucille Wood/Gray Gladiator Athletic Scholarship presented by Subway – Tristan Sena – Melrose HS

Tristan Sena, a senior at Melrose High School, carries a 4.07 GPA, while participating in baseball, basketball, football and track & field. Sena has been a member of seven state […]

El Richards/Frances Walsh Spirit Scholarship presented by Varsity Spirit – Lexi Lujan – Española Valley HS

Lexi Lujan, a senior at Española Valley High School, is a four-year member of the varsity cheerleading squad. During her time with the Sundevils Cheer squad, Lujan has helped guide […]

Ralph Ortiz BPOE Elks Club of Santa Fe Scholarship – Nataley Mondragon, HS

Nataley Mondragon is a senior at Melrose High School and will finish her high school career as one of the most decorated student-athletes in the school’s history. She has earned […]

“Compete with Class” Sportsmanship Scholarship presented by NM National Guard – Mia Walker, NMMI

Mia Walker is a senior who runs cross country for the New Mexico Military Institute.  Walker showed great sportsmanship and character by honoring a fellow competitor at a meet in […]

“Compete with Class” Sportsmanship Scholarship presented by NM National Guard – Tyler Ortiz, Moriarty HS

Tyler Ortiz, a senior at Moriarty High School, is a multi-sport student-athlete who competes in basketball and football for the Pintos.  Ortiz is one of the captains for the Moriarty […]

“Compete with Class” Sportsmanship Scholarship presented by NM National Guard – Tristen Gonzales, Santa Teresa HS

Tristan is a senior at Santa Teresa High School, who truly defines good character.  Gonzales ran cross country and competed in the Laguna Burger State Cross Country Championships.  It was […]

El Richards/Frances Walsh Spirit Scholarship presented by Varsity Spirit – Jennifer Acosta – Raton

Jennifer Acosta, a senior cheerleader at Raton High School, has been a vital part of the Tigers cheer squad for five years. She has been a member of two state […]