NMAA HIRES NEW COMMISSIONER OF OFFICIALS

The New Mexico Activities Association is pleased to announce Zac Stevenson as the new Commissioner of Officials.  Stevenson fills the position previously held by Dana Pappas who accepted a new [...]

NMAA Commissioner of Officials Accepts Position with National Office

The New Mexico Activities Association would like to announce that NMAA Commissioner of Officials, Dana Pappas, has accepted a position as the Director of Officiating Services for the National [...]

FORMER NEW MEXICO PREP STANDOUTS TO PERFORM ON WORLD’S BIGGEST STAGE

The Summer Olympics, officially the Games of the XXXII Olympiad, start this week in Japan and there are some former New Mexico high school standouts competing. Anika Apostalon, Albuquerque [...]

CLEVELAND’S LUKE WYSONG NAMED GATORADE NEW MEXICO BOYS TRACK & FIELD PLAYER OF THE YEAR

In its 36th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, Gatorade today announced Luke Wysong of Cleveland High School as its 2020-21 Gatorade New Mexico Boys Track & Field Player [...]

THE MAT IS A QUIET PLACE FOR SOCORRO’S AYDEN LEWIS

One wrestler went through the 2021 State Wrestling Championships without much noise. In fact, Socorro’s Ayden Lewis made it to the state final without any sound at all. Lewis is deaf. “I lost my [...]

NEW MEXICO MOCK TRIAL TEAM PLACES 3RD AT NATIONALS

Another New Mexico High School program is making a mark on the national map.  Earlier this year, the Gene Franchini New Mexico High School Mock Trial Team placed third in a 46-team national [...]

HALL OF FAME BASKETBALL COACH MIKE BROWN PASSED AWAY

*photo courtesy New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame Hall of Fame basketball coach Mike Brown passed away early Wednesday morning.   Brown was battling a rare form of Parkinson’s Disease called [...]

WEEKLY INTERVIEW WITH NMAA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SALLY MARQUEZ JUNE 28, 2021

New Mexico Activities Association Executive Director Sally Marquez answers questions about the return to athletics and activities for the 2020-2021 school year. Here is this week’s interview. [...]

CENTENNIAL STANDOUT NAMED GATORADE NEW MEXICO GIRLS TRACK & FIELD PLAYER OF THE YEAR

*photo courtesy New Mexico Milesplit In its 36th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, Gatorade today announced Ku’upualiliapihamekealoha “Lia” Pili of Centennial High School [...]

ST. PIUS X PITCHER MATTHEW CORNELIUS NAMED GATORADE NEW MEXICO BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR

CHICAGO (June 29, 2021) — In its 36th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, Gatorade today announced Matthew Cornelius of St. Pius X High School as its 2020-21 Gatorade New [...]