Saturday, November 17, 2007

Class 5A football quarterfinals are set

The Class 5A football quarterfinals are set for next weekend.
No. 9 Rio Rancho defeated No. 8 Hobbs 28-21 on Saturday and will now take on No. 1 Mayfield on Friday, Nov. 23 at 7 p.m. at the Field of Dreams in Las Cruces.

No. 5 Eldorado squeaked by No. 12 Valley 24-21 and will now play No. 4 Cibola on Friday, Nov. 23 in Albuquerque.

No. 6 La Cueva handled No. 11 Alamogordo, 34-13, and is rewarded with a visit to No. 3 Clovis also on Friday night, Nov. 23.

No. 7 Manzano hammered No. 10 Onate by a score of 50-19 and will venture to Las Cruces on Saturday, Nov. 24 for a 1 p.m. start.

The Friday night games are slated to start at 7.

- Felix