Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Two Sets of Rams In Lady Horsemen Final.(Sports)

Byline: From Journal Reports

SANTA FE It was a rematch of Rams vs. Rams when the championship basketball game of the Lady Horsemen Christmas Tournament was played Saturday at St. Michael's.

Rio Rancho and Portales, which battled in the title game a year ago, were to meet again after taking wins over host St. Michael's and Taos, respectively, Friday night.

Rio Rancho (9-1), seeking to win the tournament for the third year in a row, found itself in a mighty struggle with the Lady Horsemen on Friday before finally prevailing in overtime 47-46.

Bridgette Johnson secured the victory off a feed from Brio Rode with 45 seconds left in overtime for a 47-44 Rio Rancho lead. …

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