Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Girls Basketball Race Decided Saturday.(Sports)

Byline: James Yodice Journal Staff Writer

The girls basketball teams in District 1-5A have sorted themselves out with a week left in the regular season.

Rio Rancho is 8-0, Gallup 7-1 and those teams play in Rio Rancho on Saturday night with the top seed for next week's district tournament probably on the line. Everyone else is playing for seeding.

Would that the boys had the same clear definition. Their race is a jumbled, complicated mess.

After Valley's victory Monday in Gallup, the Vikings are 5-1 and in first place by themselves. The three teams on their heels aren't far behind.

Cibola's impressive 60-48 victory Saturday against Rio Rancho left the Cougars at 4-2 in league. …

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