The RRHS powerlifting team poses with their championship banner

Congratulations to the Rio Rancho High School Rams Boys Powerlifting Team for recently bringing home the blue trophy as they captured  the 2022 NMAA State Powerlifting Championship title.

Congratulations to the entire team and sincere thanks to our coaching staff, Gerry Pannoni, Rocky Ramirez, Mike Adelmann, and Ally Salata. Our athletes are only champions because of your unwavering leadership and we thank you.

In addition to a team title, the Rams boys and girls teams also had individual state placers, including:

  • Noah Lopez - 1st Place
  • Isaiah Sanchez - 2nd
  • Isaac Lopez - 5th
  • Lucas Lucero - 1st
  • Ethan Chevalier - 5th
  • Javas Maria - 4th
  • Alejandro Baca - 2nd
  • Jaylen Pagiuo - 3rd
  • Fabiano Valdez - 1st
  • Ronald Thomas - 4th
  • Jase Smith - 2nd
  • Aidan Foutz - 4th
  • Niquela Vallejos - 1st Place
  • Aubrey Pino - 5th
  • Taryn Cruz - 5th
  • Marisa Cerillo - 2nd
  • AnnaFaith Jensen - 3rd
  • Sterling Glenn - 2nd 

Congratulations to everyone, and go Rams!