Results for Best Mascot 2013

A
Total Votes: 131

Cavemen

Carlsbad, NM

The city of Carlsbad is home to more than 117 known caves, some of the biggest in North America. Naturally, the town's high school honors the bragging right with its mascot nicknames Cavemen (boys teams) and Cavegirls (girls teams). The act...

B
Total Votes: 6,668

Foxes/Vixens

Fort Sumner, NM

The school is within close proximity of plenty of animal life, foxes included. But Fort Sumner went the extra step by naming its girls' teams the Vixens.

C
Total Votes: 43

Alacranes

Santa Fe, NM

The Spanish mascot name translates to scorpion and reportedly is the only school in the country to label its mascot.

D
Total Votes: 20,545

Centurions

Albuquerque, NM

The mascot was founded out of a contest of nominated names voted on by teachers, students and parents. The name has a Biblical foundation and points to Roman soldiers.

E
Total Votes: 57

Thunderbirds

Zuni, NM

The name is derived from the tale of a mythical bird thought by some North American Native Americans to pocess special powers.

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