Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Manzano Loses Eldorado's 3-Point Shooting Contest.(Sports)

Byline: Journal Staff Report

The Manzano Monarchs made the mistake of trying to play Eldorado's style namely, a 3-point shooting contest in a District 4-5A game on Feb. 1.

But the host Eagles used it to their advantage and ran away from Manzano late in the second quarter en route to a 61-47 victory.

With Manzano behind 5-4 midway through a sluggish first period, the Monarchs' Anthony Fuller hit a wide-open 3-pointer to put the visitors up. But Manzano soon was shooting almost entirely from the outside, lured into Eldorado's specialty.

But the Monarchs missed each of their next five three-pointers. …

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