Become a Corporate Partner
With Corporate support, we can add historical data, articles, programs, scorebook and videos to the website. Our goal is for basketball fans, former and present coaches, players and officials to be able to come to this site for special memories that occurred over the last 100+ years.
Please email Marty Saiz about the Corporate Partnership opportunities at firstname.lastname@example.org
Oscar/Lydia Saiz Scholarships
These scholarships are given to student-athletes that have a 3.0 GPA or higher who were involved in athletics, school and community activities. This scholarship is funded my the Marty Saiz's State Farm Agency through a donation to the New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame's Corporate Partnerships.
Dr. KAREN TRUJILLO Scholarships
These scholarships will be given to students that will be attending New Mexico State University. More details will follow.
A memorial fund has been established to honor the late Las Cruces Public Schools superintendent, Dr. Karen Trujillo, who passed away on February 25, 2021.
The fund will be collected by New Mexico State University. Trujillo’s family created a scholarship fund to support aspiring teachers.
“Karen was passionate about education,” said her husband, Ben Trujillo, who is Hatch Valley High School's Athletic Director and Girls' Basketball Head Coach. “She was especially dedicated to the mission of Educators Rising New Mexico, an organization she founded which cultivates highly skilled educators by guiding young people on the path to becoming teachers.”
We encourage the community to contribute to the fund by clicking the Donate button. The Donate button will take you to the New Mexico State'sDr. Karen Trujillo Scholarship Fund page.
TEAM GENE PINO:
ALS - LOU GEHRIG's DISEASE
We hope you can donate again this year for the 2021 ALS Walk on behalf of Team Gene Pino. Gene was involved in youth and high school basketball since 1973. He has been battling ALS since 2011. He as lost his voice, use of hands, legs are weaker, fallen, and use a vent to rest my diaphragm. His neck muscles have weakened, and he cannot hold my chin up. He walks with a cane and have a feeding tube as eating becoming difficult. Turned in my truck and RV keys for a new ride----a transport and power wheelchair.
Team Gene Pino has raised over $100,000 in 9 years. Let's continue to support Gene during his battle with ALS.
Here is Gene`s 2021 Walk Page link to donate!
New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame Scholarships
Since 2015, the New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame (NMSHOF) has given scholarships to top New Mexico senior student-athletes. This year they have three types of scholarships that they plan on giving to top seniors.
NMAA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
Since 2007, the NMAA Foundation has been awarding scholarships to attend colleges or universities of their choice. The scholarships are given to seniors who excelled in athletics, activities, and sportsmanship in furthering their academic endeavors. We encourage everyone to participate in their annual fundraising events or donate to the NMAA Foundation. For more information about Foundation events or donation options please contact Dusty Young at email@example.com. .