Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Sandia Chases Title That Slipped Away.(Sports)

Byline: Glen Rosales For the Journal

St. Pius Boys Coming Off Tie

Soccer fans around the state have pored over an interesting book throughout the season. Now, they have one final, climactic chapter to finish.

And, oh, what a finish that could be at this week's boys state soccer tournament.

There's nationally ranked and undefeated Sandia, which is the top team in the country according to at least one poll. The Matadors have been on a mission to gain the big-schools' blue trophy that eluded them last year after also entering that tournament nationally ranked and undefeated only to fall to an inspired Manzano squad in the big-school title game. …

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