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Creating commitment at Santa Fe Indian School | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

Starting his third season at SFIS, coach Carl Vigil continues to try instilling a culture of commitment, of an unshakable work ethic, of trusting the process both on ...



World War II vet honored at Santa Fe Indian School  Santa Fe New Mexican

For the first time in its long history, the school hosted a graduation ceremony for a veteran who never received his diploma.



The Class of 2018 Santa Fe Indian School | Local News  Santa Fe New Mexican

Sunshine Eaton, Tesuque/Jicarilla Apache, Santa Fe Indian School's valedictorian for the Class of 2018, addresses the crowd during a graduation ceremony ...



Santa Fe Indian School star thrower signs for D-III school  Santa Fe New Mexican

Jordan Moya made the transformation from the basketball court to the track and field complex in just two years, and the reward was signing a letter of intent to ...



Mistakes, Bernalillo heavy hitters doom Santa Fe Indian School  Santa Fe New Mexican

Julia Beyale doesn't mind the term “slap hitter.” It's her job. As the ninth and last hitter in the Bernalillo Lady Spartans softball lineup, Beyale understands her job ...



Indian School's Abeyta resigns | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

After three seasons and a 61-27 mark, Abeyta said she wants to pursue an administrative education license so that she can help further her teaching career.



Bernalillo torches Santa Fe Indian School | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

Shauncey Masawiestewa's nine-RBI performance paced a high-powered Bernalillo attack that scored 12 runs over the final two frames in a battle between two ...



Lady Jaguars slug it out over Santa Fe Indian School  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Lady Jaguars rallied not once, but twice to pull out an 8-6 win at the Santa Fe Indian School Athletic Complex.



SFIS hires new girls basketball assistant coach to lead team  Santa Fe New Mexican

I'm ready to be on an island by myself,” Chavez said Friday. “At the end of the day, I'm ready for this. I've spent a lot of time as an.



Santa Fe Indian School coach pleased with win over East Mountain, 51-35  Santa Fe New Mexican

Braves junior forward James Bridges said the team looked at the district tournament as a chance to turn the page on some bad habits and start developing good ...



Moving in a positive direction  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — Representing a residential school with students that come from across the state, the Santa Fe Indian School football team faces some unique ...



Elkettes Sweep Lady Braves | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

A year ago, the Pojoaque Valley High School volleyball program's years-long dominance of Santa Fe Indian School came to a crashing halt. On Sept. 6, the ...



Santa Fe Public Schools cancel class Monday | Local News  Santa Fe New Mexican

Santa Fe Public Schools are closed on Monday due to bad weather, icy road conditions and low temperatures that prohibit students' transportation on buses.



SFIS rebounds to reach semifinals of Tournament of Champions  Santa Fe New Mexican

SFIS got 15 kills from senior Camilla Lewis and 10 from her sister, Leanna Lewis. Senior Jaeleen Chalan added nine kills.



Lady Braves ride 13-game winning streak into state quarterfinals  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Lady Braves of Santa Fe Indian School are playing their best ball, but they don't feel like they've hit their peak — yet.



Pojoaque Rebounds at SF Indian School | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Following a resounding defeat in its season opener, the Pojoaque Valley High School football team found a way to stay the course despite the adversity.



Silver routs Santa Fe Indian School | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Colts (11-4) picked up their second lopsided win in as many days at the round-robin tournament, routing Santa Fe Indian School, 60-40, on Friday night.



Hitting milestone at 92  taosnews

Christy Abeyta, a history teacher at Santa Fe Indian School, helps adjust World War II veteran Clemente Otero's graduation cap before he receives his honorary ...



Advocates: Ruling holds promise for Native American students  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — It's being billed as a landmark ruling that could reshape New Mexico's education system and how it gets funded. Some advocates and policy ...



Santa Fe Indian School Braves try to get mean  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Santa Fe Indian School's football team has a reputation for good sportsmanship. But coach Carl Vigil wants his players to get a little more down and dirty.



Students around Santa Fe join kids across nation in protesting gun violence  Santa Fe New Mexican

Thousands of demonstrations took place across the nation Wednesday as students honored the dead and asked the living to help them stop gun violence in ...



‘Playing some good ball’  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — Having embraced a new coach, Lady Braves revel in a 10-1 record.



Speaking poetry to power: Joy Harjo | Books  Santa Fe New Mexican

There are certain moral and ethical implications when you interact with people — that's where the crisis is. And we are in a crisis. There was a break, and it.



Digital footprints of the past: An online archive of Native history  Santa Fe New Mexican

What if you could view a vast archive of your family's history and your cultural records from your living room? What if you could talk back to that archive and.



New high school classifications | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

New high school classifications. Basketball and football classification and alignment for the next two-year block, starting with the 2018-19 school year. Football ...



Moriarty ends Lady Braves' win streak, postseason | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

No. 3 Moriarty blew open a close game in the fourth quarter, leading the Lady Pintos to a 48-42 victory that ends the Santa Fe Indian School's season.



Santa Fe Indian School fires coaches after courtside clash  Santa Fe New Mexican

Santa Fe Indian School dismissed head boys basketball coach Ceci Moses and assistant coach Rick Schimmel on Sunday evening after an incident last week ...



Police: Youth gangs on rise in Santa Fe  Santa Fe New Mexican

Unlike those of the past, these loosely connected “gangs” don't necessarily function with strict territorial or affiliation guidelines.



A man of 'profound impact' | Local News  Santa Fe New Mexican

Regis Pecos has a long and impressive résumé. A former governor of Cochiti Pueblo who has served on the Tribal Council for 30 years, Pecos is credited with ...



100K Winner Receives Invite to Hong Kong | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

After graduating from Santa Fe Indian School in 2009, Christian Gering slid down the wrong path and began abusing alcohol, marijuana and cigarettes.



Pojoaque gets new athletic director; St. Michael's gets wrestling coach  Santa Fe New Mexican

Meanwhile, theElks' ex-AD was inducted into the NMAA Hall of Fame, and St. Michael's finally found a new wrestling coach.



Pecos aims to stay step ahead of competition  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Panthers have rocketed up the charts and have planted themselves as one of the premier programs in the state. Since 2015, Pecos has won three straight ...



A respected S.F. power broker with humble beginnings  Santa Fe New Mexican

With only 50 bucks in his pocket and four pieces of borrowed and mismatched luggage at his feet, Regis Pecos sat on a street bench some 2,000 miles from ...



Softball: Santa Fe Indian School faces daunting path to title  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Lady Cardinals head to the winner's bracket semifinals, and Santa Fe Indian School advances to a weather-delayed consolation bracket.



Santa Fe Indian School volleyball team seeks consistency  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Santa Fe Indian School Lady Braves are a snapshot team. In the moment, they look good — scary good even. Then, the moment is gone. A volleyball team ...



Girls State Soccer TournamentPostseason breakthrough | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

Both teams will be the visitors for their opening-round matches Saturday, but the good news is that they don't have to leave the city limits.



A More Perfect Graduation  The Atlantic

What Michelle Obama's commencement speech at the Santa Fe Indian School says about the importance of self-determination in education.



Santa Fe area digs out after 1,000-year storm  Albuquerque Journal

VIDEO COURTESY DUNGEON TATTOO AND PIERCING. SANTA FE – The only warning that Yuki Jalalon got that something unusual was about to happen ...



SFIS graduates exemplify perseverance and dedication | Local News  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Santa Fe Indian School senior class had its fair share of hardships, Principal Faith Rosetta said during the graduation ceremony — from family struggles to ...



Model students: Native painting from the Santa Fe Indian School  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Pueblo Indian artists who were the first to take brush to paper, establishing the easel-art tradition in Native America, are the focus of the current exhibition at ...



Santa Fe ends contentious Entrada pageant  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — Organizers drop re-enactment on the Plaza after year of negotiations.



Santa Fe Indian School graduation a celebration of tradition and family  Santa Fe New Mexican

A sense of extended family pervaded the graduation ceremony Friday at the Santa Fe Indian School, and not only because the 3000-seat gymnasium was ...



Freshmen give SFIS much-needed boost | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

RIO RANCHO — The fire was lacking early, so it was up to the freshmen to reignite Santa Fe Indian School in the first round of the Class 4A State Volleyball ...



Santa Fe mayor proclaims state of emergency  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — Santa Fe Mayor Alan Webber issued a State of Emergency proclamation two days after a Monday night rainstorm that brought some parts of ...



Santa Fe Indian School fires hoops coaches after racially charged incident  Albuquerque Journal

High-profile Santa Fe Indian School boys basketball coach Ceci Moses and her husband, Rick Schimmel, ...



New Mexico voters to decide on $166M in bonds  Santa Fe New Mexican

In addition to deciding on candidates for county, state and federal offices, voters in New Mexico are being asked whether the state should issue $166 million in ...



Time for the cleats to hit the stripes  Albuquerque Journal

After months of working out in the cold morning dew and pumping iron in sweatbox weight rooms, it's time for the cleats to hit the stripes as high school football is ...



Braves use power in the post | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

Six-foot-one James Bridges, and an advantage in offensive rebounding helped the Braves cruise past Peñasco in the first-round of the Ben Luján Tournament.



Tigers slip past SFIS, Taos cagers Rio Rancho bound  taosnews

A collective sigh of relief fell over orange and black clad Taoseños and Taoseñas when the Taos Tiger emerged triumphant over the visiting Santa Fe Indian ...



Santa Fe Indian School gets another new baseball coach  Santa Fe New Mexican.com

If there is one thing the Santa Fe Indian School baseball team is familiar with, it's inconsistency, especially at the head coaching position.



Entrada is heading toward the exit  Albuquerque Journal

Is it really over? A spokesman for assorted negotiating parties said this week that the Entrada is finished. He said there will no longer be a re-enactment on the ...



A collector for the ages: Patron and writer Elizabeth Willis DeHuff  Santa Fe New Mexican

Santa Fe does something to people with talent, and Elizabeth Willis DeHuff had talent.” Author Alice Bullock was writing about her contemporary in The New ...



Fiesta drops divisive Entrada pageant in Santa Fe  Santa Fe New Mexican

The decision to halt the reenactment comes after months of closed-door discussions involving the Fiesta Council, the Caballeros de Vargas and pueblo ...



Editorial: Entrada’s time has come, gone  Albuquerque Journal

The Entrada's really over. Regis Pecos, a former Cochiti Pueblo governor and co-director of the Leadership Institute at Santa Fe Indian School, says there will no ...



State baseball tournament gets underway  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — The state baseball tournament begins today at the sites of the better seeds, and the north is well represented. Teams this weekend will play a ...



Lady Hawks Lose to Lady Braves in Final Game of Tournament  Rio Grande Sun

The Dulce High School Lady Hawks got back from their Nov. 28 basketball game against Questa High School at 2 a.m., Nov. 29. They had a full school day and.



Rio Rancho Jamboree a draw for most schools  Santa Fe New Mexican

As popular the meet has become, however, it doesn't register as even a blip on the radar screen of perhaps the two premier programs in the state.



Santa Fe Indian School coach suspended for game vs. Pojoaque  Santa Fe New Mexican.com

Santa Fe Indian School head girls basketball coach Lanse Carter was suspended one game by the school for walking off the court after the Lady Braves lost to ...



U.S. poet laureate heads for rural areas in quest for learning  Albuquerque Journal

The U.S. poet laureate has embarked on a series of trips to bring her poetry to rural pockets of the country, with stops in Native American communities and other ...



Advocates: New Mexico Has a Chance to Close Education Gaps  U.S. News & World Report

Advocates for New Mexico's vulnerable public school students said Monday the state has a chance at a new start as a district judge ordered education officials to ...



Gov-Elect Lujan Grisham Announces Agency Transition Leadership  KRWG

Albuquerque, NM - Today, Governor-elect Michelle Lujan Grisham announced the individuals who will serve as co-chairs of committees responsible for.



Police: Fistfight escalates into teen's deadly shooting in Española  Santa Fe New Mexican

Española police say a fistfight in a gas station parking lot Thursday night escalated into a deadly shooting, despite efforts by an off-duty Rio Arriba County ...



GO Bond D will help New Mexicans succeed  Santa Fe New Mexican

As interim president at Santa Fe Community College, I have seen the power of higher education in our community to change lives. Every day I see several ...



Santa Fe Indian School girls seek confidence to pull off tourney upset  Santa Fe New Mexican.com

Long after practice for the Santa Fe Indian School girls basketball team ended Tuesday, juniors Kayla Joe and Victoria Lovato were still on the court at Pueblo ...



Poet laureate Tracy K. Smith launching podcast-radio show  The Spokesman-Review

The country's poet laureate, Tracy K. Smith, is launching a weekly podcast and radio program called “The Slowdown.”



Tigers respond to wake-up call | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

After the Braves' message with an early kick return for a touchdown, the Tigers (5-0 overall) had a reply.



Mom suspects racism after sons are pulled from college tour  WTHR

The mother of two Native American teenagers who campus police pulled from a college tour in Colorado after a parent reported feeling nervous about them said ...



Baca carries Horsemen in rout of Taos, 14-4 | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

Baca mashed two home runs and reach base all four times he came to the plate.



St. Michael's takes top seed | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

Six Santa Fe schools earned spots in their respective classes' 12-team brackets, which the New Mexico Activities Association announced Sunday afternoon.



Ex-SFHS track star to give commencement address  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — Michael Garcia went on to study medicine at Harvard Medical School.



Let's Talk How New Mexico Is Failing To Educate At-Risk Students  KUNM

Let's Talk New Mexico 7/26 8a: A new chapter in the fight over educational equity in New Mexico has begun. On July 20, 2018, a judge ruled that the state.



On the ballot: Amendments, taxes and bonds | Editorials  Santa Fe New Mexican

With the question of constitutional amendments, bonds and taxes, the eyes of many voters can start to glaze over. That's especially true with a long ballot, as this ...



Dulce Settles for Second at Pink Tourney | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Class 2A needs to be well-aware of the Dulce High School volleyball team.



Pojoaque Valley sweeps Santa Fe Indian School | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican.com

Pojoaque's improved serving led to plenty of free points and a three-game sweep of Santa Fe Indian School, 25-19, 25-18, 25-16, in a nondistrict volleyball ...



San Felipe man running toward his dream | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

Christian Gering has been trying to become an elite athlete for eight years. Qualifying to attend an academy in Hong Kong puts him one step closer.



Injuries Plague McCurdy Football in Loss to Braves  Rio Grande Sun

Raul Arroyo practiced at quarterback for two days, before he lined up against the Santa Fe Indian School Braves, Sept. 7, on a cold, rainy night in Santa Fe.



Housing top issue for District 1 candidates Lindell, Campos  Santa Fe New Mexican

The two candidates in the March 6 election for the District 1 City Council seat agree Santa Fe needs more housing to address the problems of availability and ...



Coach Abeyta grateful for her father's memory as Indian School heads to state  Santa Fe New Mexican

As Christie Abeyta casts her shadow on the basketball coaching landscape, the angel on her shoulder remains as imposing a figure. And she wouldn't have it ...



SFIS makes it official, names Abeyta head boys basketball coach  Santa Fe New Mexican

Jason Abeyta took over a volatile situation with the Santa Fe Indian School boys basketball team and guided the Braves to the District 5-4A championship game.



At SDIS: New Team, New Attitude  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — Jason Abeyta inherited something of a mess when he took over the Santa Fe Indian School boys basketball program just before the district ...



Española gathering to confront slayings, other violence | Local News  Santa Fe New Mexican

Four homicides since March is a high number of killings for Española, a city with a population of about 10000.



All hands on deck as Indian School's football roster swells  Santa Fe New Mexican

As of this week, Santa Fe Indian School has 53 players on the varsity roster and another 25 at the mid-school level. Five additional upperclassmen approached ...



State softball tournament: Lady Braves yearn for state trophy  Santa Fe New Mexican

The hardest part about Sunday afternoon for the Santa Fe Indian School Lady Braves was the anticipation.



New Mexico to Appeal Ruling on Adequacy of School Funding  U.S. News & World Report

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A judge's ruling won't end the legal fight over whether New Mexico's funding for public schools is adequate.



SFIS holds off Demonettes' run to advance to title game  Santa Fe New Mexican

SFIS built a 16-point lead in the second half, only to see the host team rally and get within a single possession of tying the tournament semifinal game in Toby.



Lady Horsemen, Robertson to play match for regular season district title  Santa Fe New Mexican

Lady Horsemen (18-2 overall, 9-1 in 2-3A) finished in a tie for first place with Robertson, meaning the two teams will hold a playoff match Monday.



Lawsuit Against Coach's Son Revealed | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Last week, Española Valley High School announced that Johnny Abeyta would be the next head coach for the girls basketball team — and just like former head ...



SWAIA head stepping down after turbulent three-year tenure  Santa Fe New Mexican

Dallin Maybee, chief operating officer of the nonprofit Southwestern Association for Indian Arts, which presents the annual Santa Fe Indian Market, is resigning ...



Sports: Week in Review  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — A look back at the top sports stories in northern New Mexico.



St. Bede's renewal underway in Santa Fe | Local News  Santa Fe New Mexican

The church is in the midst of a major renovation of its 1963 building and hopes to move back home this fall.



Braves look to become more competitive as they move to 4A  Albuquerque Journal

Overcoming obstacles is nothing new for the Santa Fe Indian School football team.



Realignment creates new rivalries for Santa Fe High, Capital teams  Santa Fe New Mexican

Demons head coach Andrew Martinez said moving down to 5A and competing in a district that includes Los Alamos, Albuquerque Del Norte and Capital should ...



UNM using New Mexico Classic to celebrate basketball in state  Santa Fe New Mexican

ALBUQUERQUE — It was almost a year ago that Northern New Mexico's men's basketball team visited The Pit in what was one of the early installments of the ...



Football: Braves head into first season of Class 4A play with large, young roster  Santa Fe New Mexican

As the Braves' fourth head coach in as many years, Carl Vigil said it's the familiar faces of himself and top assistant Rob Yardman that have encouraged more ...



Pop Chalee Collection preserved by IAIA  taosnews

The Institute of American Indian Arts Archives has completed the arrangement, description, preservation and digital imaging of the Taos Pueblo artist Merina ...



Demons' domination continues at Santa Fe Prep | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

For the third straight match, Santa Fe High scored seven goals on the way to another nondistrict win Tuesday.



Michelle Obama to SFIS grads: 'Our world needs you'  Santa Fe New Mexican

View the photo gallery and watch video clips from Michelle Obama's speech to Santa Fe Indian School graduates.



Jaguars' Padilla scores 5 touchdowns as Capital hammers Pojoaque, 67-14  Santa Fe New Mexican

Behind a video game stat line from sophomore running back Luke Padilla — half a dozen carries, 224 yards, four touchdowns, plus two kickoff returns for ...



History’s Biggest Fake American Indian Art Conspiracy Revealed  National Geographic

Jewelry dealer Nael Ali will be the first defendant sentenced in the most extensive federal investigation into Indian arts and crafts fraud.



Talks on Entrada re-enactment in Santa Fe set to resume  Santa Fe New Mexican

With less than two months until the start of Fiesta de Santa Fe, organizers of a long-running and increasingly controversial dramatization of Spanish ...



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