Next Tuesday in Las Cruces, 17-0 Faith Christian, which is ranked No. 2 in El Paso will face 9-4 Las Cruces High. The Bulldawgs have been one of the state's top teams in New Mexico the past three years and will give the Lions a stern test. The game will help Faith Christian down the road as it prepares for postseason player. Las Cruces High has good post players and good guards. Former New Mexico State standout William Benjamin is the coach.
Faith Christian is led by Ray Barreno, Ruben Macias, Ricardo Saldana and Rene Esparza and already owns wins against Parkland and Mayfield this year.