The Menaul Panthers advanced to the quarterfinals of this year’s AA state basketball tournament with a 66-63 victory over the Hagerman Bobcats last Saturday evening. The 7th seed Panthers will face the 2nd seed Mora Rangers on Wednesday, March 9 at 6:30 pm at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho. Ticket prices are $10 for adults, $5 for students.
Mora brings a 24-5 record to town with high expectations having participated in last year’s state semi-final game. The 20-9 Menaul Panthers are making a late season run thanks to tenacious defense and balanced scoring.
Menaul students and faculty/staff/volunteers:
There will be a fan bus to tonight’s game that will leave PROMPTLY at 5 p.m. Capacity of the bus is around 35. Meet the bus in front of the gym.The cost to get in to the game is $5 for students and $10 for adults. The bus will return to Menaul School immediately following the game – between 8:30 and 9:00 p.m.