Author Archive | Rich

Daily Dig – Aug 16

Centennial opens season with loss It’s deja-vu all over again, with the Hawk’s opening night loss to an El Paso team. A win would have been nice, but the loss means nothing this early in the season–the Hawks are getting some valuable experience and finding areas on which they need work. The highlight? A strong […]

Daily Dig – Aug 15

The season’s first games are on tonight for New Mexico schools, including defending state champions Centennial taking on El Paso’s top program Coronado. The NM schools are typically at a disadvantage this early in the season, as the Texas season opened several weeks ago. Tonight’s Games Centennial @t El Paso Coronado, 6:30 p.m Mayfield at […]

Oñate hires Donohoe

Oñate has hired Charles Donohoe to coach the varsity team in the 2017 campaign. Donohoe makes his way to Las Cruces from Buffalo, Texas, where he last coached the Buffalo Bison volleyball team to a 7-11 (7-7) record in 2014. He also had a brief stint in Truth or Consequences, NM coaching girls basketball, where […]

2016 All-State Volleyball Selections

Congrats to the following players for earning All-State recognition. First Team Left/Right Hitters Alyssa Barrera Las Cruces Bebe Jacquez Piedra Vista Jadyn Nañez Centennial Setters Raquel Gonzales Centennial Kenley Vote Cleveland Middle Hitters Celeste Cox Las Cruces Annabel Kubinski La Cueva Libero Marin Smith Centennial Second Team Left/Right Hitters Alexis Benda Oñate Jaedyn Fuqua Sandia […]

Oñate’s Benda signs with Metro

Congratulations to Oñate High School’s Alexis Benda for signing with Metropolitan State University. Benda has been a threat at OH her entire high school career, amassing a total of 838 kills. In her senior campaign, Benda racked up 331 kills, with a 39.6% hitting percentage. Metro, located in Denver, Colorado is a member of NCAA Division II, and […]

Daily Dig – Aug 23

Tonights Games: Franklin @ Las Cruces – 7:00 PM The Bulldawgs look to get a taste of this weekend’s Margaret Hussman Tournament, as they host El Paso Franklin at LCHS tonight at 7:00. Franklin visits Cruces with a 22 games under their belts since August 8th, and already played in several Texas tournaments. Keep an eye out […]

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Leupold Sweet 16 Pools Set

The 2016 Jane Leupold Sweet 16 volleyball tournament is ready to go during Labor Day weekend in Las Cruces. The participating teams include: Alamogordo High School Artesia High School Centennial High School Chaparral High School Deming High School Gadsden High School Jefferson H S Las Cruces High School Loretto High School Mayfield High School Onate […]

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Former Ag snags WAC award

Former NM State standout Gwen Murphy was named the 2015-16 Western Athletic Conference Joe Kearney Award winner, the conference announced on Wednesday. Named in honor of former WAC commissioner Joe Kearney, the award is given annually to the top male and female student-athletes in the WAC. “Gwen was the WAC Player of the Year and […]

LCHS Bulldawg Volleyball Camps

The Las Cruces Bulldawgs will be holding two volleyball camps for students entering 6th, 7th, and 8th grades. Session I is June 27-30; Session II will be July 11-14. Costs for the camps, to be held at Las Cruces High, will be $60 if preregistered, or $65 the day of the camp. Camp is M-Th, […]