"It's a crazy world, so sports and athletics and music can be a form of escapism."
― Eddie Vedder
2017 Fall Sports Review
By Zach Wargo '20
Football has been working hard all summer long, there scrimmage against Espanola a success, and they finally get to open their season Friday, August 25th, at home against Bernalillo at 7:00 PM. This is the football team's chance to represent themselves in front of the home crowd.
Volleyball competed in a scrimmage against Laguna-Acoma this past weekend. Volleyball starts their official season this week on Tuesday the 22nd against the Newcomb Skyhawks, which is located 63 miles north of Gallup.
Cross Country had a scrimmage on August 19th, which was hosted by Gallup High and held at McGaffey. A small group of veteran runners ready to run their first official meet on August 25th in Tohatchi. Both girls and boys teams are working very hard to place at state this year, after last year being very successful during the entire season.
Boys and Girls soccer both begin their seasons this week. The boys soccer team has their first game on August 22nd against Rehoboth, as the girls team goes to a tournament in Soccoro. We would like to wish all the fall sport teams good luck this season, and in representing what it means to be a Bengal.
May Poll Results!
50% of Ambush! Poll takers said they like to play sports in their free time and the other 50% of poll takers said they do not. The 50% that said they liked to play sports in their free time said they liked to play Baseball.
100% of Ambush! Poll takers said they weren’t interested in joining a school sponsored sport in the 2017-18 school year.