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Past Tourneys for the Eagles…
















With tons of sports accolades over the past 30 years or so, Eldorado’s best success has been on the hardwood & the pitch.

But that’s not all! Check out the Eagles’ plethora of state tourney triumphs below…

Girls Basketball
1995…End of a remarkable era for Eldorado and coach Don Flanagan, who claim 4A title for 11th time in 16 years: Eagles 47, Sandia 21

1993…Albuquerque High tries to take air out of ball in 4A finale but unbeaten Eldorado wins anyway by a 23-5 count

1992…Eagles win a thriller at The Pit for 4A honors by edging Clovis 46-43 and have an unblemished record for eighth time in school history

1990…Going 26-0 for season, Eldorado throttles Cibola 51-25 in championship contest

1989…A year absence at the top of 4A is cured when Eagles bury Manzano 40-15 to grab the blue trophy once more

1987…Squeezing by a championship game opponent for second year in a row gives Eldorado 4A honors: Eagles 52, Sandia 50

1986…Eldo narrowly upends Manzano 46-44 in 4A title game to regain top spot in state

1984…Coach Don Flanagan’s Eagles go undefeated for fourth time in five years, capping 26-0 season with 84-59 victory over Hobbs

1983…Battle of Eagles taken by the Albuquerque sort as Eldorado prevails over Hobbs 76-55 in finale

1981…Eldorado goes back-to-back for the first time after dismissing Clovis 59-39 in Class 4A championship game

1980…First title for coach Don Flanagan, who guides Eagles to perfect 28-0 campaign and a 57-43 defeat of Farmington to finish it off

1978…Eldorado claims crown for third time in four years after knocking off Alamogordo 56-48

1976…Eagles finish slate with a 23-0 mark, ending when Eldo beats Portales 50-37 in Class 2A championship game

1975…Coach Steve Silverberg begins a long, long tradition of winning at Albuquerque school. Class 2A title contest: Eldorado 50, Clovis 37

Boys Basketball
2012…Back on top for the Eagles and in a sweet way – beating rival La Cueva 75-72 to bring home the blue trophy
2005…Second straight Class 5A crown for standout Daniel Faris & Co. as Eldorado beats cross-town rival 65-61 in championship game

2004…Twenty year drought ends when Eagles, led by coach Roy Sanchez, tops Cibola 45-41 in Class 5A title contest

1983…Eldorado suffers only one loss during campaign and it’s not in the Class 4A championship as Eagles squeak by Los Alamos 60-59

Girls Soccer
2009…Another state crown before the decade is over as Eagles beat a familiar opponent in the 5A finale: Eldorado 1, La Cueva 0
2001…Eldorado goes perfect 25-0 and soundly beats La Cueva 3-0 in Class 5A championship for second title in three years

1999…Eagles return to the top after seven-year absence when coach Steve Benoit guides Eldo to 1-0 win over Sandia in finale

1992…Led by coach Ruth Zimmerman, Eldorado is a co-champ for third time after tying La Cueva 1-1 in title contest

1989…For fourth straight year, Eagles end up as outright champs or co-champs. Final: Eldorado 1, La Cueva 1

1988..A 17-0 campaign for third time in five years as coach Sarah Wilson’s Eagles edge Academy for crown

1987…No deadlock in soccer championships at the time means that Eldorado and Los Alamos share the crown following a 1-1 deadlock

1986…Going unbeaten, Eagles squeeze by Los Alamos 1-0 in final game to stay perfect

1984…Coach Sarah Emmons guides Eldorado to an unblemished record, which ends with a 2-1 victory over Los Alamos for state honors

1982…First soccer title comes Eagles’ way when Eldo nips Sandia 2-1 to finish 17-0-1 campaign

Boys Soccer
2011…Albuquerque teams vie for supremacy in the big schools division and Eldorado nips La Cueva 1-0 for another state title
2010…After a three-year drought, Eagles reclaim the top spot in Class 5A following a 4-2 victory over Mayfield in the championship
2006…Five titles in seven years for Eldorado, which wins second straight 5A crown by beating Sandia 2-1

2005…Eagles and coach Walt Witkowski grab championship by edging Sandia 1-0 in 5A finale

2003…After a year absence, Eldorado returns to the top by clubbing Mayfield 5-1 in title contest

2001…Coach Vladi Stanojevic’s Eagles have a perfect 25-0 season and culminate it by nipping La Cueva 1-0 in championship

2000…First year of Class 5A and Eldorado lays claim to boys soccer title for first time: Eldo 1, Hobbs 0

2001…Three straight titles for Albuquerque baseball dynasty as Eldorado beats Carlsbad 3-1 to finish first year of Class 5A play

2000…Eagles leave little doubt who’s best in state after demolishing La Cueva 13-4 in Class 4A championship

1999…A perfect 21-0 season for Eldorado ends with a 7-2 victory over Alamogordo in 4A finale

1997…After a three-year absence at the top, Eagles return with a vengeance. Class 4A championship: Eldorado 11, La Cueva 3

1993…Coach Jim Johns’ crew grabs another title for school when Eldo beats La Cueva 6-2 for second straight title

1992…Baseball supremacy in Class 4A is claimed by Eldorado, which beats Cibola 8-2 in finale

1985…First championship on the diamond comes Eagles’ way after a 5-0 shutout of Mayfieldin title game

1980…Behind future Rams pro QB Jim Everett, Eldorado has an undefeated 13-0 slate and beats Clovis 14-11 in Class 4A championship

When it comes to wrestling tournaments, Eldorado’s best have often been the state’s best. Bo Wade captured four straight individual titles from 1981 to 1984, before one-time teammate Charlie Dotson (now the Eagles’ football coach) equaled the four-time feat from 1984 to 1987.

2012…Eagles’ Sean Baklini claims supremacy in 5A after beating Sandia’s Shepard Moore 6-1, 6-3 in the finals
2002…Eldorado’s Alex Hagstrom launches himself to the top of Class 5A by winning the state boys singles tourney

1998…State boys individual crown goes to an Eagles when Eric Stuart claims 4A championship

1991-92…Amy Goff of Eldorado reigns supreme in 4A by winning girls state singles tournament two straight years

1987-88…Eagles’ John Sanzari tops 4A boys field in the individual singles at consecutive state tourneys

1986…Jorge Ortega grabs tennis singles championship for Eldorado at state

1982…4A girls bragging rights belongs to Eagle Staci Sanzari after she wins state individual crown

1981…First girls state tennis champ in Eldorado history as Mary Torres beats the 4A field

1979…For second straight year, Eldo has the top boys player when Mike Daily runs through the 4A state bracket

1978…First tennis individual champion for an Eagle when Scott Pringle grabs the boys championship



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