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Ruidoso blanks Rams in district tilt

Staff report

RUIDOSO — Ruidoso jumped on top with two first-quarter touchdowns and never looked back on Friday night, handing the Portales Rams a 35-0 loss in a District 4-4A game.

The Warriors (8-1, 3-0 district), ranked second in Class 4A, kept the Rams (4-4 (1-1), ranked fourth, at bay with the help of four interceptions, including two in their own end zone. The setback snapped Portales’ four-game winning streak.