State/New Mexico

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New Mexico State Records Page
Highest Nationals Ranking: 7th (1999: St. Pius X)
Most Recent State Champion: St. Pius X
Previous National Wins: None




State History - New Mexico Academic Decathlon, 1987 - present[edit]

The New Mexico Academic Decathlon may have begun in 1987.

Year State Champion State Score Rank at Nationals Score at Nationals
2018 St. Pius X High School 31,024* 39th of 72 teams 36,193.3
2017 St. Pius X High School 29,570* 38th of 51 teams 31,115.5
2016 St. Pius X High School 34,171* 22nd of 48 teams 36,850.5
2015 St. Pius X High School 24,635* 29th of 46 teams 36,339.6
2014 St. Pius X High School 34,600* 28th of 47 teams 35,055.7
2013 St. Pius X High School 25,074 50th of 53 teams 24,639.8
2012 St. Pius X High School 34,911 16th of 32 teams 38,241.4
2011 St. Pius X High School 37,698 17th of 36 teams 39,626.9
2010 St. Pius X High School 37,597.4 19th of 36 teams 36,671.8
2009 Belen High School Unknown 20th of 37 teams 37,712.4
2008 St. Pius X High School 44,129 11th of 41 teams 45,212.1
2007 St. Pius X High School 40,851 15th of 38 teams 41,554.7
2006 Belen High School1 Unknown 19th of 38 teams 37,103
2005 St. Pius X High School Unknown 14th of 38 teams 40,227.6
2004 St. Pius X High School 40,754 18th of 41 teams 39,727.0
2003 Belen High School 39,675 21st of 37 teams 36,660.6
2002 Highland High School 38,515 32 35,546.3
2001 St. Pius X High School Unknown 12 39,764
2000 St. Pius X High School Unknown 9 43,883
1999 St. Pius X High School Unknown 7 42,519
1998 St. Pius X High School Unknown 12 44,684
1997 Belen High School Unknown 16 42,680
1996 Highland High School Unknown Unknown Unknown
1995 La Cueva High School Unknown Unknown Unknown
1994 La Cueva High School Unknown 15 40,545
1993 La Cueva High School Unknown Unknown Unknown
1992 Highland High School Unknown Unknown Unknown
1991 Unknown
1990 Los Alamos High School Unknown 14 40,194
1989 Unknown
1988 Unknown
1987 Highland High School Unknown 30 34,136

(*) Extrapolated from 8 events by dividing by .8 (best guess).

Total State Titles[edit]

School Name Number of Titles Years Won
St. Pius X 13 1998-2001, 2004-2005, 2007-2008, 2010-2014
Belen 4 1997, 2003, 2006, 2009
Highland 4 1987, 1992, 1996, 2002
La Cueva 3 1993-1995
Los Alamos 1 1990

1USAD incorrectly reported St. Pius X as the state champion. Belen High School won at State and competed at Nationals.