Monday Morning News presented by Final Forms
November 8 – Hardship Review
November 10-12 – State Volleyball Championships
November 11-12 – 6-Man & 8-Man Football Championships
November 11-12 – 3A-6A Football Quarterfinals
November 11-12 – 2A Football Semifinals
November 12 – Fall Golf Season Ends
November 14 – Basketball Practice Begins
November 16 – NMAA Commission Meeting
November – 18-19 – 3A-6A Football Semifinals
November 19 – 2A Football Championship
November 23-25 – NMAA Office Closed
November 26 – 3A-6A Football Championship
December 1 – Board of Directors Meeting
December 6 – Hardship Review
December 19-January 2 – NMAA Office Closed
IN THE NEWS:
NMAA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
NMAA Foundation Scholarships are awarded to students from NMAA member schools who, through the application/nomination process, demonstrate excellence in athletics, activities, academics, and character. The deadline to submit applications is Wednesday, February 1, 2023. For more information, please contact Chris Kedge at 505-923-3276. Click here for information regarding NMAA Foundation Scholarships. Applications are now open.
VOLLEYBALL BRACKETS RELEASED
The 2022 Rudy’s Real Texas Bar-B-Q State Volleyball Championship Brackets have been released and the first round of competition begins, Thursday, November 10th. For a look at the complete brackets for all classifications, please visit the link below.
CROSS COUNTRY & SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIPS
The 2022 Fuddruckers State Soccer Championships and the 2022 Western Sky Community Care State Cross Country Championships wrapped up this past weekend. Congratulations to all the winners and student-athletes that competed. For complete results of all these events, please visit each sports landing page on the NMAA website.
FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP BRACKETS UPDATED
The 2022 Nuesenda Credit Union 2A-6A State Football Championship bracket were released this past weekend, as well the 6-Man & 8-Man brackets were updated following the quarterfinals. Please click the link below to view the brackets.
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP TICKETS AVALIABLE
Tickets for the 2022 Nuesenda Credit Union State Football Championships (all round), and the 2022 Rudy’s Real Texas Bar-B-Q State Volleyball Championships are now available. To get your tickets visit: gofan.co/nmaa
DRAGONFLY & MAXPREPS SCHEDULE CHECK
Athletic Directors, please go into your DragonFly and MaxPreps accounts and make sure that your football, volleyball and soccer schedules match. It is extremely important for scheduling officials, seeding & selection and MaxPreps rankings. Also make sure those schedules match any schedule posted on your school website.
Reminder to input your final score into MaxPreps as soon as possible, following your contest. Having an accurate schedule on MaxPreps with the final score is vital to the seeding & selection process for State Championships.
COMPETE WITH CLASS SCHOLARSHIP
The New Mexico Activities Association, in conjunction with the NMAA Foundation, will be awarding a maximum of eight (8) $1,000 Compete with Class scholarships during the 2022-2023 school year. Awards will be given to students that best exemplify the three pillars of the Compete with Class sportsmanship initiative – Respect, Integrity, and Responsibility. Recipients will be selected by the NMAA Foundation Board of Directors based on recommendations from the NMAA and its member schools.