Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

St. Pius Boys Tie as Champs.(Sports)

Byline: James Yodice Journal Staff Writer

Make it eight with a bullet.

The St. Pius X boys soccer program has another state championship to add to its trophy case the eighth year in a row the Sartans have either won a title outright or shared it although for the second straight year the Sartans had to split first place with Albuquerque Academy.

St. Pius and the Chargers battled to a scoreless tie Saturday at the New Mexico Soccer Tournament Complex.

"I feel like a winner," St. Pius coach Jorge Tristani said. "I don't know if Academy does, but I don't see why they wouldn't. It's like two people scaling a mountain and reaching the top at the same time. …

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