Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Demons Rise To Occasion in 2-0 Loss to Sandia.(Sports)

Byline: Will Webber Journal Staff Writer

Goalie, Defenders Star for Santa Fe

Whether its by 10 goals or just one, a loss is still a loss. Yet, there are times when a setback works to a team's advantage.

Case in point: Santa Fe High School's boys soccer team hung tough against its rugged competition Friday night in a 2-0 loss to powerful Sandia High School. Ranked as high as No. 2 in the country, the Matadors had dominated any and all competition thrown before them this season. In the process, they have received the national attention the likes of ESPN, Fox Sports and USA Today.

Meanwhile, Santa Fe has struggled to a less-than-spectacular start while managing just 26 goals in 15 games. …

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