Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Pintos' Last Nondistrict Game Slips By.(Sports)

Byline: Journal Staff Report

Falling to Santa Fe Capital for the second time this season by a nearly identical score, the Moriarty High boys basketball team's losing streak reached 10 games Saturday night.

Capital (13-3) knocked off host Moriarty (3-12) by a score of 89-63 in a final nondistrict outing for both schools. In the opening round of the Gallup Invitational on Jan. 4, Santa Fe Capital had defeated Moriarty 88-62.

"I thought about running a slow-down game," Moriarty coach Keith Bond said of Saturday's game. "But it was our final game before district and I decided to just let them play."

Moriarty opens District 4, Class 4A play Saturday when it hosts Roswell at 7:30 p. …

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