Collins rides strong finish to invite win

Clovis High's Brittany Collins didn't know what to expect in Friday's Clovis Invitational cross country meet at Ned Houk Park. Collins, who ran only the final four meets of 2011, including state, because of a knee injury, showed she's pretty much in form, winning the varsity girls race with a time of 20 minutes, 22 […]

Hounds start Lynn era on road

Josh Lynn is eager for his first game as Eastern New Mexico University's football coach. The Greyhounds open the 2012 season with a 6 p.m. kickoff today against New Mexico Highlands at Las Vegas, N.M., and Lynn is anxious to see just what the Hounds can do. "It's a good game for us to get […]

Officer cleared in fatal shooting

State police officer Bryan Conner told investigators he heard two clicks that sounded like Benjamin Selgado had pulled the trigger of a loaded .38 caliber handgun pointed at him before the officer fired his weapon, shooting and killing Selgado on Aug. 19 near a motel on Mabry Drive. Courtesy photo This surveillance video footage from […]

Wildcats win opener in Los Alamos tourney

Johan Rascon scored twice, and the Clovis High boys soccer team opened tournament play with a 3-1 win Friday over Goddard in Los Alamos. The Wildcats (2-2) face either Belen or tournament host Los Alamos in an 8 a.m. second-round game Saturday. "We were a little flat," Clovis coach Greg Trujillo said, noting a scoreless […]

Prep football scoreboard

Friday All times MDT Clovis 55, Santa Fe Capital 0 Las Vegas Robertson 13, Portales 7 OT Floyd/Elida 28, Springer 20, final Texico 12, Dexter 0 Santa Rosa 47, Fort Sumner 12 Logan 36, Melrose 6 NM School for the Deaf 56, Clovis Christian 0 Dimmitt 25, Farwell 19 Shallowater 56, Muleshoe 40

Amtrak officials mulling passenger service through Clovis

There's a remote possibility Amtrak could reroute passenger service through Clovis sometime within the next four years, according to a railroad spokesman. Amtrak spokesman Marc Magliari said the railroad is working with government agencies to find funding for maintaining deteriorating track along current routes for its Southwest Chief. The train carries passengers daily between Chicago […]

Cats set to face Jaguars

One way or another, Bill Moon planned to be in Clovis tonight for the victory that puts Eric Roanhaus on top of New Mexico prep history. "I wouldn't miss this game for the world," Santa Fe Capital's coach said, "except where my seat's going to be." Moon said he and his Jaguars come into the […]

Thursday area prep capsules – Aug. 31

Thursday Texico 3, Lubbock Christian 1 Texico 25 19 25 27 Lubb. Christian 17 25 11 25 Texico individual statistics Kills — Shaylee Anderson 15, Sarah Daniels 8, Rae Lynn Prather 4, Shelby Vannatta 4. Blocks — McKenzi Mayfield 4, Prather 4, Vannatta 2. Digs — Mel Lucero 18, Lindsey Foote 12, Anderson 7. Aces […]

CHS to host invitational

With several spots to fill from last year, Clovis High cross country coach Mike Hankins isn't sure what to expect today when his teams open the season with the Clovis Invitational at Ned Houk Park. "It's a new season," said Hankins, in his fifth year as head coach. "I don't think this week is an […]

CHS Invitational volleyball tournament capsule

When: Today and Saturday Where: Rock Staubus Gym Number of teams in field: 12 Format: Two pools of six teams each, with two-game matches to 21 (win by 2). The top four teams in each pool will then be seeded for bracket play based on games won, with ties broken by head-to-head games, then head-to-head […]