Gallup Catholic Panther Paul Chavez (0) knocks over St. Michael Cardinal Virgil Lee (34) early in the first quarter of the boys varsity basketball game at Gallup Catholic High School. The teams battled to the very end, with the Panthers edging past the Cardinals 61-60.
Gallup Catholic Panther Brice Blanco (22) snarls his way around St. Michael Cardinal Tyway Hardy (14) .
St. Michael Cardinal Tyway Hardy (14) manages to keep his grip on the ball as he rebounds it Thursday while Gallup Catholic Panthers Ryan Nichols (23) and Reyes Roberts (50) both try to take it away.
St. Michael Cardinal Derek Deal (10) takes a shot at the basket Thursday while Gallup Catholic Panther Craig Marianito (40) extends his arm to stop him.
Gallup Catholic Lady Panther Shannon Toledo (40) scores a basket against the St. Michael Lady Cardinals during the girls varsity basketball game at Gallup Catholic High School. Toledo injured her knee during the second quarter, but the Lady Panthers went on without her to win 61-41.