A look back at the top sports stories in northern New Mexico
SIGNED: Robertson’s Tessa Ortiz has signed to play volleyball at Otero Junior College in La Junta, Colorado. The 5-foot, 9-inch Ortiz, who played middle blocker and outside hitter for the state champion Cardinals, had 109 kills last season.
ALSO SIGNED: Outside hitter Dulce Maldonado, of Española Valley, signed to play volleyball at Trinidad State in Trinidad, Colorado.
ON THE TEAM: Rhiannon Salazar, a 2019 St. Michael’s alum, who plays at Frank Phillips College in Dalhart, Texas, was named to the Western Junior College Athletic Conference all-academic team for softball.