Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Rio Rancho Gets Top Seed.(Sports)

Byline: James Yodice Journal Staff Writer

Rams Undefeated In 1-5A Girls Play

Rio Rancho is in. St. Pius is not yet.

The Sartans and every other girls basketball team in the area have to go through district tournaments this week to qualify for next week's regionals.

The Rams (19-3) locked up the top seed in District 1-5A and capped the best regular season in school history with a 35-28 win over visiting Gallup on Saturday night. Rio Rancho went 10-0 in district.

The Rams play host to the 1-5A title game at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Late Monday, the 1-5A tournament began with sixth-seeded Valley at third-seed Cibola and fifth- seeded West Mesa at fourth-seed Albuquerque High. …

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