RIO RANCHO, N.M. — The 11th annual Albuquerque Metro Championships have had the boys’ and girls’ brackets seeded for the tournaments, held in various APS high school gyms Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, with the finals at Volcano Vista High School on Saturday.
All APS schools will participate in the 16-team tournament, along with Cleveland, Hope Christian and Rio Rancho rounding out the field. The Eldorado Eagles are the defending boys champs; the West Mesa Mustangs are the defending girls champs.
The Cleveland Storm have the No. 1 seed and face No. 16 Cibola at Manzano High School Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. Opposite their game, tipping off at 7:15, is No. 8 Manzano facing No. 9 La Cueva.
The winners meet at Manzano on Wednesday at 7:15, following Tuesday’s losers’ battle at 5:30.