Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Eldorado Finishes The Deal.(Sports)

Byline: Kenn Rodriguez For the Journal

Albright Goal Stops Hobbs 1-0 for Crown

On Friday, many Eldorado High School fans chanted "Now we're No. 1" after the Eagles boys soccer team beat nationally top-ranked Sandia in the Class AAAAA semifinal.

On Saturday, Eldorado (18-4) proved it, defeating District 4AAAAA rival Hobbs 1-0 for the state championship.

Eldorado's Randy Albright scored the game-winner in the 52nd minute when he banged in a 30-yard free shot from the left side of the field.

The free kick came after Hobbs midfielder Jake Buie pulled EHS forward Cary Dougherty down as he streaked toward the goal.

"I just let it rip," Albright said of the kick. …

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