GRANTS, N.M. – The Grants High School lady Pirate basketball team weighed anchor and sailed forward to victory over the past week. Two highly intense matches against the Belen lady Eagles ended in victories for the lady Pirates.
Matthew Atencio - CC Rudy C de Baca of Grants and Dora C de Baca of Santa Fe (top left) take time to capture the moment of the quad at the run/ski transition. The run/ski transition point (above) during the 37th annual Mt. Taylor Quadrathalon is busy with volunteers and competitiors throughout the day. Three runners (middle left) battle the final stretch of the run course. Two skiers, (middle right), one dressed for a warm summer day, and the other for a day on the mountain, return from the summit as they head back down the mountain. Skiers (bottom left) begin their trek to the snowshoe transition. Grants resident Michael Brown (bottom right) powers his way back to the run/ski transition.
CUBA, N.M. - The Laguna-Acoma High School Hawks and head coach Dan Bachicha got some valentines love sent their way last Friday night when they avenged an overtime loss to the Cuba Rams on the road, 72-56.
GRATNS, N.M. – The Grants High School lady Pirate basketball team won themselves a sweet valentine in the form of a victory against the Valencia lady Jaguars, 40-32, on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The Grants High School Pirate wrestling team competed in the district tournament this past weekend at St. Pius X High School in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The team took third place and saw two of their wrestlers seize firstplace finishes. The team will now gear up for the state tournament, where they saw success last year.