District play for high school basketball is heating up in the state of New Mexico. In Class 6A, Albuquerque High defeated Rio Grande 69-57 behind a 28 point performance from Jude Tapia. The Bulldogs moved into first place in District 5, improving their record to 6-3.
In Class 4A, Vikings took out the Highland Hornets at Valley High School, 58-46. A strong push late would seal the victory for Valley and now moves them into sole possession of second place in District 6 at 5-3.