Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Santa Teresa Seeks 1st Title.(Sports)

Byline: Eric Butler For the Journal

Sundevils Trying For Their Seventh

Santa Teresa will seek its first-ever state championship, while Sandia Prep tries for its seventh when the two teams square off today for the A-AAA boys soccer title at 11:15 a.m.

Santa Teresa pounded St. Michael's 6-0 in one semifinal, while Sandia Prep edged Santa Fe Prep 2-1 in the other Friday to set up today's match.

"We played Sandia Prep in preseason, but that was preseason," said Santa Teresa's Efrain Montalvo on the 1-0 Desert Warriors win. "I'm looking forward to playing them again."

SANTA TERESA 6, ST. MICHAEL's 0: Montalvo scored the hat-trick for the Desert Warriors in the first half against the Horsemen as Santa Teresa (16-1-2) rolled to a 4-0 lead before halftime. …

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