New Mexico High School Basketball - Sandia Prep nips Albuquerque Academy
(January 24, 2012: Albuquerque, NM 87109) Fans at Tuesday's non-league challenge between the Sandia Prep Sundevils (Albuquerque, NM) and the host Albuquerque Academy Chargers (Albuquerque, NM), saw Sandia Prep's basketball squad hold off Albuquerque Academy by a score of 66-59.
With the victory, Sandia Prep betters its record to 11-9 on the campaign. The Sundevils travel to Pojoaque (Pojoaque, NM) to meet the Elks in a 3A District 5 contest on Friday, January 27. The Elks come into the contest with a record of 7-14. Pojoaque lost 80-50 in their recent league contest against Hope Christian (Albuquerque, NM)
The Chargers (4-18) will now prepare for their contest against St. Pius X (Albuquerque, NM). The Sartans come into the 4A District 5 contest with a 17-5 record. In their last contest, St. Pius X edged Del Norte (Albuquerque, NM), 41-39, in a league contest.