Las Cruces, NM — In high school football, it will be an all-Las Cruces championship game in the 5A State Playoffs. #4 Las Cruces defeated #1 Valley, 68-36, while #2 Mayfield defeated #3 Cleveland in Albuquerque, 34-33, to advance to the 5A State Championship game.
In other action, Hatch Valley defeated Dexter, 31-20. Hatch will meet Clayton for the 2A New Mexico State Championship. In the Texas UIL 4A Regional Quarterfinals, Wichita Falls defeated Canutillo, 19-10, at Midland's Grande Communications Stadium.