• The Quest for No. 30: Bulldogs to meet unbeaten Belen in title game

    Bulldog Bowl sat silent Thursday afternoon under a gathering bank of grey, late-autumn clouds. The darkening sky set off the accents of bright orange throughout…

  • Artesia girls put on offensive show in opener

    A little rust is a given in a season opener. But if there was any lingering on the hoop Tuesday at Bulldog Pit, the Lady…

  • State championship tickets on sale now

    Tickets for the Class 5A state championship football game are on sale now in the Artesia High School Athletic Office at Bulldog Pit. The Bulldogs…

  • No. 30 Up for Grabs: ‘Dogs advance to 5A state title game

    On paper, the similarities were striking. But numbers do not a playoff victory make. Nearly identical records. Senior quarterbacks with just over 3,100 yards on…

  • ‘Dogs top Sartans 47-14, advance to semifinals

    The outcome of Saturday’s Class 5A state quarterfinal between Artesia and St. Pius at Bulldog Bowl – a rematch of the 2016 title game –…

  • ‘Dogs ready to open playoffs against St. Pius

    Some games you just want to forget. The 2016 Class 5A state championship is one of those in the city of Artesia. In the cold,…

  • Cross country runners of renown

    Above, members of the 2017 Artesia High School cross country teams receiving special recognition at Monday’s end-of-season banquet pose with their awards. They are, from…

  • AHS swimmers show potential at first meet of year

    The Artesia High School swim teams’ inaugural outing of 2017 may not have been the most impressive in terms of overall results, but there are…

  • Netters end season with awards

    The Artesia High School volleyball team, pictured above, capped off its state semifinal season Monday with an awards banquet at Faith Baptist Church. At left,…

  • Volleyball season comes to a close

    Teams don’t reach the “final four” by accident, and Artesia fully expected a battle in Friday’s Class 5A state semifinal match against Los Lunas. No…