Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Bears' Revenge Time Ripe Against Lions.(Sports)

Byline: Tim Menicutch Journal Staff Writer

Santa Rosa High head football coach Frank Ortiz is used to providing sleepless nights for the opposition.

Ortiz's vaunted single-wing offense has produced several state championships, and it landed the Lions in the state playoffs again last year.

But so far this season, Ortiz is the one tossing and turning at night.

The Lions (1-2) have suffered back-to-back shutout losses. Last week, Class 1A foe Fort Sumner blanked Santa Rosa 21-0.

Estancia head coach Tim Garro, whose team travels to Santa Rosa for a Class 2A nondistrict game at 7:30 p.m. Friday, is not about to feel sorry for Ortiz.

"(Santa Rosa) will probably try to take it out on us," said Garro, whose 3-1 Bears were ranked No. …

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