Artesia hosts a Red Green All Stars high school football game

High school football players from all corners of New Mexico will go head-to-head in the 2022 Red-Green All-Star Game at Artesia’s Bulldog Bowl Saturday.

The game format features players from north, south, east, and west New Mexico on the red and green teams from small and large schools.

The Little School Game begins Saturday noon when Ruidoso High School head coach Kief Johnson coaches the red team.

Johnson led the Warriors to the Thanksgiving weekend of the 3A State Championship with a win over Santa Fe St. Michael’s.

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Johnson has three Ruidoso players in the red squad. Defensive lineman Dalton Trapp, defensive end outside linebacker Cooper Pritchett, and running back Kaden Sago.

Loving Falcon receiver Andres Cueto and tight end Amari Benavidez were redlisted along with Tularosa center Justin Porter.