Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Mountainair Hoops Teams Finish 1, 2.(Sports)

Byline: Jean VanAman For The Journal

Mountainair's varsity basketball teams played well at the Tohajilee tournament over the weekend, with the Mustang boys taking first place and the Lady Mustangs placing second against Class AA teams.

The boys beat Laguna Acoma 76-62 a week ago in their first game of the tournament, with leads as large as 30 points in the first half of play. All 10 team members saw playing time with Roman Barham leading the team with 15 points. Shane Murphy put in 13 and Cody Akin added 12. Akin also had nine rebounds and Guch Quintana made seven assists.

On Saturday evening the Mustangs took the tourney championship by defeating Santa Fe Indian School's junior varsity, 67-56. …

Log in to your account to read this article – and millions more.