Zias snap 4-game skid

Staff report With 19 kills, Eastern New Mexico University sophomore Lauren Frye had almost as many as the Texas-Permian Basin team Wednesday while leading the Zias to a 25-13, 25-21, 25-18 non-conference win at Greyhound Stadium. Lindsey Barron and Courtney Lawson added seven kills apiece as ENMU (9-11) snapped a four-match losing streak. Senior Kennedi […]

Area prep standings

All times MDT Football District 4-6A Team Dist. All PF PA Alamogordo 0-0 5-2 253 152 Hobbs 0-0 3-4 210 174 Clovis 0-0 2-5 154 180 Carlsbad 0-0 0-7 113 251 Last week Artesia 48, Alamogordo 41 Clovis 50, Grants 0 Hobbs 23, Lovington 7 Goddard 18, Carlsbad 13 Friday No games District 4-3A Team […]

NM fishing report — Oct. 16

This fishing report, provided by Bill Dunn and the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities. Northeast Charette Lakes: Trout fishing was fair to good […]

Lady Cats end district drought; boys fall

Staff report At long last, the district drought is over for the Clovis High girls soccer team. Sophomore Jaci Sievers scored one goal and assisted on the other as the Lady Wildcats earned their first district win since at least 2004 on Tuesday night, blanking Hobbs 2-0 in District 4-6A play at Leon Williams Stadium. […]

Grummer, Lady Cats sweep Carlsbad

By Dave Wagner Sports writer dwagner@cnjonline.com It’s not very often a best-of-5 volleyball match can be decided in a matter of minutes, but that was probably the case on Tuesday night at The Rock. Senior setter Dakota Grummer stepped to the service line with Clovis High leading Carlsbad 1-0 in the second set and promptly […]

CCS coach takes college job

Staff report Clovis Christian School is looking to fill its athletic director and track positions after Joshua Johnson resigned this week to take a coaching position at a small Christian college in Bemidji, Minn. Johnson was also hired as the Eagles’ football coach, a post which will be filled for the remainder of the season […]

Lady Wolverines top PHS, now 14-1

By Derek Major Staff writer dmajor@pntonline.com PORTALES — The Portales volleyball team ended its non-district schedule on a sour note on Tuesday, falling to Texico for the second time in 10 days. Class 3A’s top-ranked team beat Portales 25-20, 24-26, 25-9, 25-20 at Ram Athletic Center. Lady Rams coach Ruth Chavez was baffled by her […]

Zias’ bid for upset denied by WT

Staff report PORTALES — West Texas A&M ran its volleyball winning streak against Eastern New Mexico University to 18 on Tuesday night, but not without a bit of a scare from the Zias. ENMU led virtually all the way in winning the second set in squaring the match and hung tough with the Lady Buffs […]

Tuesday area prep volleyball summary — Oct. 14

District 6-2A Fort Sumner 3, Dora 1 Fort Sumner    25    16    25    25 Dora    22    25    18    5 Fort Sumner individual statistics Kills — Codi Scovel-Wood 13, Johni West 8, Ariana Lucero 6, Brianna Terrell 6, Paris Allred 5. Blocks — Allred 4, Scovel-Wood 4, West 1. Digs — West 13, Lucero 7, Kylie Daugherty […]

ENMU FOOTBALL NOTES: Spight making mark this season in LSC

By Dave Wagner Sports writer dwagner@cnjonline.com PORTALES — Senior fullback E’lon Spight has been a consistent runner for Eastern New Mexico University’s football team. Spight, who stepped in to replace the graduated Christian Long, has become the premier back in the Lone Star Conference to this point in the season. His 712 yards rushing puts […]

Commerce escapes with win

Lonestarconference.org RICHARDSON, Texas — Texas A&M-Commerce erased a 13-point halftime deficit on Saturday to edge Angelo State 41-40 at San Angelo, Texas, and maintain the lead in the Lone Star Conference. Senior place-kicker Saul Martinez, who missed his first field goal of the season earlier in the game, nailed a 37-yarder with 2:04 to play […]

Prep football polls — Oct. 14

New Mexico Maxpreps.com Class 6A Team    Record 1. Rio Rancho    7-0 2. Mayfield    6-1 3. Eldorado    6-1 4. Las Cruces High    4-3 5. Rio Rancho Cleveland    4-2 6. La Cueva    5-2 7. Alamogordo    5-2 8. Sandia    5-2 9. Onate    4-3 10. Manzano    3-3 14. Clovis    2-5 Class 5A Team    Record 1. Centennial    6-0 2. Artesia   […]

Zias upend eighth-ranked Rambelles

Staff report PORTALES — Facing a team which was coming in on a run of seven consecutive shutouts, Eastern New Mexico University’s women got a pair of goals from senior midfielder Alyssa Prince to stun the eighth-ranked and previously unbeaten Angelo State 2-0 on Sunday at the ENMU pitch. Prince’s first goal, a shot from […]

Zias capture WT rodeo title

Staff report CANYON, Texas — Senior Hayden Segelke-Todd earned a second-place performance in goat tying to lead Eastern New Mexico University’s women to the team title with 260 points in the West Texas A&M rodeo over the weekend. Tarleton State finished second at 210, followed by New Mexico Junior College at 205. Segelke-Todd won the […]

Hounds whip McMurry

Staff report ABILENE, Texas — A win over McMurry has been a long time coming for the Eastern New Mexico University football team. In fact, it had never happened until Saturday, when senior linebacker Seth Bailey of Texico set the tone with a 32-yard interception return for a touchdown on the third play of the […]

CAT TRACKS: Grants hangs tough in loss

By Kevin Wilson Staff writer kwilson@cnjonline.com GRANTS — As Jordan Holguin dodged his way down the field, it looked like he was in line for a pick-six. A pick-5.99 was the end result. On a night where the Clovis defense dominated, the senior captain was more than happy to let the offense finish the job. […]

Surge lifts Cavegirls past CHS

By Dave Wagner Sports writer dwagner@cnjonline.com Clovis High’s girls are still looking for that breakthrough district soccer win. On Saturday, Carlsbad took control of the District 4-6A with three goals in a span of 10 minutes of the first half en route to a 4-1 victory. Outside of that little burst, the Lady Cats (10-5-1, […]

CHS ROUNDUP: Lady Cats post perfect score in NMMI meet

Staff reports ROSWELL — Clovis High’s girls racked up a perfect score of 15 and cruised to the team title on Saturday in the New Mexico Military Invitational cross country meet. Freshman Kelsey McNaughton ran a 5-kilometer time of 19 minutes, 16 seconds for the Lady Wildcats, while freshman Mya Borwick (19:35) and sophomore Catherine […]

Zias drop four-setter to Aggies

Staff report LAWTON, Okla. — The losing streak continued for Eastern New Mexico University’s volleyball team on Saturday as the Zias dropped their third outing in a row, a 23-25, 25-23, 25-19, 25-21 Lone Star Conference decision to Cameron. Rebecca Green had 16 kills and Kendra Adams added 13 for the Aggies (10-8, 3-6 LSC), […]

Hounds topple Patriots

Staff report DALLAS — Junior midfielder Carlos Viveros set an Eastern New Mexico University men’s soccer single-game assist record on Saturday as the Greyhounds turned back Dallas Baptist 3-1. Viveros assisted on all three goals, the first time anyone has had that many assists in the 10-year history of the program. Sophomore forward Ryan McManus […]