Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Cougars Dominate West Mesa.

Byline: James Yodice Journal Staff Writer

Cibola Looks Ahead To Gallup Matchup

Next up: Gallup.

The Cibola Cougars were as impressive as they have been all season on Thursday night, riding a strong defense and balanced offense to a 75-29 girls basketball victory at West Mesa in the District 1-5A opener for both teams.

But almost immediately, Cibola was trying to forget its performance against the Mustangs, because on Saturday night Gallup visits Albuquerque in a pivotal league matchup.

"I think it's real important we defend our home court in this district," Cibola coach Doug Dorame said. "I'm glad we get them at home first."

West Mesa was never really a factor in Thursday's game. …

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