The Volcano Vista Hawks boys basketball team is closer to claiming the outright district one title in Class 5A. The Hawks got 19 points from Jalontae Gray in a 64-55 victory over Rio Rancho Wednesday night. Both teams came into the contest with 5-1 district records.
The Hawks can claim the district one title with a victory over Atrisco Heritage Thursday night. With the win the Hawks improved to 20-3 overall. The Rams are 19-6 overall.