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Lady Cougars keep their eye on the prize

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In 2023, the Tohatchi Lady Cougars beat the Sant Fe Indian Braves in the Nusenda Credit Union Girls Basketball state championship game on March 10 with a score of 46-24. This year, they’re looking to continue the streak of success and win another championship.

In an interview with the Sun before their...

Sports scores for Feb. 29 – March 6

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Boys Basketball

2/29 66-49 (W)  Gallup v. Kirtland Central

2/29 52-45 (L) Navajo Pine v. Dulce

2/29 64-52 (L) Ramah v. To’hajiilee

3/1 60-50 (L) Tohatchi v. Navajo Prep

3/2 51-44 (L) Gallup v. Bloomfield

3/2 51-39 (W) Rehoboth Christian v. Dulce


Girls Basketball

3/1 61-59 (L) Gallup v. Kirtland Central

3/2 44-35 (L) Tohatchi v. Navajo Prep

Sports schedule for week of March 8

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Boys Basketball

3/9 Gallup v. Albuquerque Academy 6 pm Away (State)

3/9 Tohatchi v. West Las Vegas 6 pm Home (State)

3/9 Thoreau v. Hot Springs 5 pm Away (State)

Girls Basketball

March 8 Crownpoint @ Tohatchi (State)

March 8  Gallup v. Pojoaque Valley 6 pm Home (State)

March 8 Thoreau v. West Las Vegas 6 pm Away (State)


Lady Bengals beat the Lady Bobcats

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State wrestling champion caps off high school career

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Four titles in four years for Miyamura High wrestler

Lorianna Piestewa grew up watching her dad and brother wrestle, and in an interview with the Sun she said they inspired her to get into the sport.

“Watching your role models growing up, you really want to be like them, so I got into wrestling,” she said.



Lorianna started wrestling in the eighth grade, and with 2024 Wrestling State Championships taking place on Feb. 23 and 24, she has officially finished her high school wrestling career. In her four years at Hiroshi Miyamura High School, Lorianna won the state champion title four times.

This time around Lorianna said her competition was tough, but she...

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