New Mexico High School Basketball - Highland tops ValenciaApril 17, 2021: Los Lunas, NM 87031
Highland Hornets (Albuquerque, NM) backers were pleased Saturday as they saw their basketball squad knock off the host Valencia Jaguars (Los Lunas, NM), 65-53 in a league bout.
With the victory, Highland upgrades its record to 4-2 on the campaign. The Hornets host Belen (Belen, NM) to play the Eagles in a 4A District 5 bout on Thursday, April 22. The Eagles come into the bout with a record of 1-7. Belen lost 47-34 in their recent league bout against Valencia (Los Lunas, NM)
Next up, the Jaguars play the Belen Eagles (Belen, NM) in a 4A District 5 bout, on Tuesday, April 20. Valencia will attempt to upgrade on its 2-5 season record. The Eagles come into the bout with a 1-6 record after their 57-28 league loss to Grants (Grants, NM).