ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico now has a new state record for consecutive losses by a high school football team.
West Mesa beat Albuquerque High, 41-20, Thursday night to extend Albuquerque's losing streak to 38 games.
Santa Fe High previously held the record with 37 straight losses in a streak that ran from 1991 to 1994.
The Albuquerque Journal (http://bit.ly/16RJlQx ) reports that Albuquerque High's losing stream began in the second week of the 2010 season.
The Bulldogs are now 0-9 this season. They play Rio Grande next week.