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Cloudcroft to host “Ella Strong” game

The Cloudcroft Lady Bears will host their annual Cancer Awareness Volleyball game when they play Mesilla Valley Christian. The game will be especially meaningful as it will benefit Ella Puckett, a junior outside hitter that’s been affected by cancer. There will be both a live and silent auction. For more information or to donate, contact […]

Leupold earns 500th win

Post-game interview with Las Cruces volleyball head coach Keith Leupold Congratulations to Keith Leupold his 500th career win against his cross-town rival Centennial.

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Cruces wins Sweet 16

    Congratulations to the Las Cruces Bulldawgs for bringing home the 2018 Jane Leupold Sweet 16 Championship on Saturday, September 8th. Cruces swept the Centennial Hawks, 18, 20, 21 in a hard-fought game. This is the second year in a row Cruces has faced Centennial in the Sweet 16 final, and the first loss […]

2018 Jane Leupold Tournament

2018 Jane Leupold Tournament

Host sites will be Centennial, Las Cruces, Mayfield and Oñate with the Gold & Silver brackets taking place @ Las Cruces. Bronze & White Brackets will be hosted @  Oñate. For details on the tournament, check out the following PDF: 2018 Jane Leupold Sweet 16 Volleyball Tournament  

Coach Pam Allen

Pam Allen inducted in the NMSHOF

Congratulations to Pam Allen for recently being inducted into the New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame.  Coach Allen has a rich history in volleyball and other sports in the Land of Enchantment. She started her famed career in 1969, and has had coaching stints in Dexter, Goddard, Hobbs, Capitan, and most recently, Ruidoso. No stranger to success, […]

Cen10’s Gonzales signs

Centennial’s Raquel Gonzales signed to play volleyball for Marshalltown Community College in Marshalltown, Iowa, on Monday. Gonzales, a setter, was named Class 6A all-state second team selection this past season and was a Class 6A all-state first team selection in her junior season in 2016. Gonzales helped the Hawks to a Class 6A state championship […]

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Oñate’s Daugherty signs with YC

Congratulations to Pilar Daugherty for signing on to Yavapai College to play at the next level. Daugherty’s academic accomplishments include a 3.82 GPA, 4 years academic letter, and a National Honors Society member for 3 years. She was selected for Junior Leadership, was a state-qualifying delegate in Student Council, and was also a Key Club Member. […]

Leupold named finalist for COY

Congrats to Keith Leupold, Las Cruces High’s head volleyball coach for being named a finalist for the NHSACA Coach of the Year. Leupold is one of seven coaches across the nation named as a finalist, and one in a handful of other coaches in New Mexico to be recognized. The winner will be announced this […]

Daily Dig – Oct 05

Las Cruces downs Mayfield The traditional rivalry between these two schools extends to every activity imaginable, although there is another rivalry the Bulldawgs are forming with Centennial (that’s for another post.)  The Bulldawgs pretty much handled Mayfield without a whole lot of problems, especially in the first two sets. In the third, things got a […]

Freshman Alexie Stiles is making contributions to the varsity team.

Daily Dig – Sep 28

Las Cruces falls to Centennial Las Cruces visited Centennial Tuesday night, kicking off the first of two regular-season district games. Having already met in the Jane Leupold Sweet Sixteen tournament final, these two teams have become familiar foes. The Hawks (11-1 overall) swept the Bulldawgs, 21, 23 and 20. The Bulldawgs did not go down […]