Saturday area prep summaries — Jan. 4

Boys
Fort Sumner 73, Loving 72
Fort Sumner (6-5) — Ramon Drake 4, Gage Maxwell 10, Garrett Hisel 7, Nik Sanchez 11, Talon Crist 25, Hunter Sparks 16. Totals 26 19-39 73.
Loving (2-4) — Joel Hernandez 22, Eric Espinoza16, Christopher Pierce 4, Freddie Chacon 3, Timothy Porras 5, Jeremy Hernandez 15, James Williams 5, Jordan Pina 2. Totals 25 11-17 72.
Fort Sumner    15    20    21    17    —    73
Loving    23    21    16    12    —    72
3-pointers — Fort Sumner, Hisel. Loving, Jo. Hernandez 4, Espinoza 3, Je. Hernandez 3, Williams. Junior varsity — Loving 50, Fort Sumner 45.

Melrose 73, Tatum 39
Tatum (2-7) — Luis Magallanes 5, Donavan Radcliff 2, Carlos Mendoza 13, Cristian Hinojossa 4, Oscar Orrantia 9, Alfonso Duran 4, Brady Jasso 2. Totals 16 5-17 39.
Melrose (5-6) — Colton Draper 11, Rowdy Allen 11, Brian Hemminger 2, Braden Hemminger 6, Jay Faust 9, Gage Dietz 4, Cade Barnard 9, Wyatt Williams 17, Michael Weigl 4. Totals 30 10-20 73.
Tatum    5    12    5    17    —    39
Melrose    16    20    26    11    —    73
3-pointers — Tatum, Magallanes, Mendoza. Melrose, Draper, Faust, Williams. Junior varsity — Melrose 69, Tatum 38.

Girls
Fort Sumner 68, Loving 46
Fort Sumner (5-6) — Micah Crist 5, Kristen Webb 2, McKayla Landreth  23, Ariana Lucero 3, Brooklyn Wooton 6, Allison Wilson 2, Vada Landreth 8, Angelica Torres 19. Totals 27 11-17 68.
Loving (5-3) — Angelica Rios 5, Shania Vasquez 2, Samantha Franco 7, Clarissa Calderon 2, Llana Rodriguez 9, Briana Rodriguez 14, Jacqueline Pierce 5, Kloey Tiller 2. Totals 16 9-18 46.
Fort Sumner    13    21    14    20    —    68
Loving    12    9    10    15    —    46
3-pointers — Fort Sumner, Crist. Loving, B. Rodriguez 2, L. Rodriguez 2, Franco. Junior varsity — Fort Sumner 45, Loving 36.

Tatum 73, Melrose 61
Tatum (9-0) — Blanca Alvarez 4, Abby Medlin 38, Kevyn Ferriera 12, Kynzie McNeil 6, Morgen Williams 11, Bailey O’Connor 2. Totals 28 14-20 73.
Melrose (6-4) — Addisen Dial 13, Reagan Crthel 18, Taylor Bosteiwk 7, Caley Barnard 23. Totals 15 24-31 61.
Tatum    14    23    15    21    —    73
Melrose    13    13    17    18    —    61
3-pointers — Tatum, Medlin 2, Ferriera. Melrose, Barnard 5, Dial 2.