Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Robertson Boys Get First Crown.(Final)

Byline: Kenn Rodriguez For the Journal

Portales Girls Win Yet Again


The Class 1A-3A boys and girls tennis championships had two distinct flavors Saturday.

The Robertson boys won their first state team title in the sport in dramatic fashion, beating the New Mexico Military Institute 3-2 at the Lobo Tennis Club.

In contrast, the Portales girls encountered little drama in sweeping a young Ruidoso team 5-0 to take home its second championship in three years.

The Cardinals, who lost two singles matches, secured the title when their No. 2 doubles team of Julio and Ethan Maestas defeated NMMI's Jorge Baeza and Federico Heraldez 7-6, 6-4. …

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