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Posted On: 11/2/20 3:44 PM

We’ve given you the top wide receivers in classifications 3A-6A. Now we’ll break down the position by geography starting with Metro Albuquerque and continuing with Las Cruces/Southern New Mexico, and Santa Fe/Northern New Mexico.

The Albuquerque Public School district consists of 13 public high schools and two private schools that play football (Albuquerque Academy and St. Pius X). It’s important to note the APSD does not include Rio Rancho, Bernalillo, Los Lunas or Belen, so the schools located in those towns will not be included in these rankings.

Brad ThomasBradThomas6'2" | WRLa Cueva | 2021StateNM, La Cueva: Thomas finally enters a season as WR1 for the Bears. Last season, Connor O’Toole, who signed with Utah, was the top target but he only played in seven games before being injured. Thomas went on to lead La Cueva with 70 receptions for 1,235 yards, third highest in the state, and 13 touchdowns. His reception total is highest among returning receivers in the state by a wide margin.

David MapaloDavidMapalo5'7" | WRSandia | 2021StateNM, Sandia: In the wake of highly touted DE Sam CarrellSamCarrell6'4" | DLSandia | 2021StateNM’s decision to enroll early at Baylor, Mapalo is going to be counted on even more by the Sandia coaches for leadership and

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