Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Eagle Girls Exceed Expectations.(Sports)

Byline: James Yodice Journal Staff Writer

Soccer Team Starts State Tourney Play

There was a word Belen girls soccer coach Kris Vaudrey had in his head before the 2000 season began, and it did not necessarily relate to success.

The word was "rebuilding."

But if this is rebuilding, the Eagles can look forward to prosperous years ahead.

Belen (12-4) opens play in the girls Class AAAA high school state tournament this morning when the Eagles face Moriarty.

The entire tournament is being played at the New Mexico Soccer Tournament Complex at Santa Ana Pueblo near Bernalillo.

The 11:15 a.m. game, one of four quarterfinals today, is being played on Field No. …

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