New Mexico High School Basketball - La Cueva holds off Eldorado
(February 3, 2012: Albuquerque, NM 87111) Fans at Friday's league challenge between the La Cueva Bears (Albuquerque, NM) and the host Eldorado Eagles (Albuquerque, NM), saw La Cueva's basketball squad hold off Eldorado by a score of 60-57.
With the victory, La Cueva improves its record to 16-9 on the campaign. The Bears travel to Sandia (Albuquerque, NM) to play the Matadors in a 5A District 2 challenge on Thursday, February 9. The Matadors come into the challenge with a record of 13-7.
Next up, the Eagles play the Sandia Matadors (Albuquerque, NM) in a 5A District 2 challenge, on Tuesday, February 7. Eldorado will attempt to improve on its 13-7 season record. The Matadors come into the battle with a 13-7 record after their 54-48 league win over Manzano (Albuquerque, NM).