Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Las Cruces Shows Tigers How It's Done.(Sports)

Byline: Frank A. Gurule For the Journal

* Los Lunas manages seven points in three games against the top-ranked volleyball team

The top-ranked Las Cruces Bulldawgs showed off their firepower Tuesday, overwhelming Los Lunas 15-2, 15-1 and 15-4 in a District 3AAAAA volleyball match.

The talented Bulldawgs were AAAA state champions in 1995, 1997 and 1998 under 16-year head coach Keith Leupold.

"Our girls served well. We have a lot of offensive weapons," Leupold said. "We have a solid volleyball tradition at Las Cruces."

In the opening game, Los Lunas grabbed a 1-0 lead on a serve point by Stefanie McIntosh. Lilly Hernandez followed with 10 consecutive serving points. …

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