Area prep track summary — April 4

Friday Jim Love Invite At Portales Boys Team standings: 1. Friona 79 1/2; 2. Portales 69; 3. Texico 65; 4. Belen 65; 5. Ruidoso 53; 6. New Mexico Military 42; 7. Lovington 39; 8. Dexter 35 1/2; 9. Hobbs 5 1/2. Texico results Field events Javelin: 1. Justin Rucker 123-8. Discus: 4. Tanner Pelfrey 115-10. […]

Zias post sixth rodeo win of season

Staff report SNYDER, Texas — Eastern New Mexico University’s women racked up their sixth team win in eight rodeos this year, taking the Western Texas College team title with 305 points to 240 for runnerup Tarleton State over the weekend. ENMU leads the Southwest Region for the season with 1,655 points while TSU is second […]

ENMU women set school track records

Staff report LUBBOCK — Juniors Beth Blind and Kaspars Briska posted second-place finishes in the 5,000 on Saturday, highlighting Eastern New Mexico University’s performances in the Texas Tech Open track meet. Blind set a school records with a time of 18 minutes, 14.51 seconds — shattering by 25 seconds the previous mark held by Nicky […]

Saturday area prep linescore — April 5

Texico 25, Capitan 9 Texico    104  19(10) —25    19    3 Capitan    900  00  0  —  9    3    4 Hayden Spears and Josh Tredway; Caleb Dunn, Tracker Bowen (3), Bobby Hughes (5), Ruben Mendoza (6) and T. Bowen, Price Bowen (3). W — Spears. L — Hughes. Top hitters — Texico, Jonah Walls 5-6, 2 2Bs, […]

Hounds sweep series from Texans

Staff photo: Joshua Lucero
Eastern New Mexico University junior outfielder Blake Cooper singles in the bottom of the fifth inning of the second game of a Lone Star Conference doubleheader  Saturday against Tarleton State at Greyhound Field.

Staff report PORTALES — Riding outstanding pitching all weekend, Eastern New Mexico University’s baseball team completed its first series sweep of Tarleton State, taking Saturday’s doubleheader 3-2 and 4-2 at Greyhound Field. The second game was called in the eighth inning due to rain and lightning. ENMU (19-17, 9-14 Lone Star Conference), which won Friday’s […]

No. 11 Angelo posts sweep of Zias

Staff report SAN ANGELO, Texas — Freshman pitcher/designated player Kenedy Urbany belted her eighth homer of the season in the first game and tossed a five-inning, three-hit shutout in the nightcap as 11th-ranked Angelo State swept past Eastern New Mexico University 8-3 and 10-0 in Lone Star Conference softball on Saturday. The league-leading Rambelles (31-9, […]

Saturday area prep track summary — April 5

Fox/Vixen Relays At Fort Sumner Boys Team standings: 1. Clayton 109; 2. Santa Rosa 102; 3. Fort Sumner 46; 4. Mountainair 43; 5. Logan 36; 6. Raton 22; 7. Pecos 19; 8. Tucumcari 18; 9. Hagerman 15; 10. Lake Arthur 14; 11. Melrose 12; 12. Desert Academy 11; 13. Mesa Vista 5; 14. Corona 3. […]

Cats drop pair of games in Albuquerque

Staff report ALBUQUERQUE — Two runs won’t win you many games at the high school level, much less two games. That was all Clovis High’s baseball team was able to muster on Saturday as the Wildcats were beaten by Manzano 5-2 and Volvano Vista 9-0 in games at VVHS. “We had a few chances to […]

Cleveland turns back Lady Cats

Staff report SANTA ROSA — Clovis High’s softball team didn’t beat Rio Rancho Cleveland on Saturday, but if scores are any indicator the Lady Wildcats are getting more competitive. Senior Brooke Hodgson hit a pair of solo homers and pitched three innings in relief for a save as the Storm handed CHS a 7-4 loss […]

Hounds beat Tarleton in series opener

Staff report PORTALES — Senior shortstop Brett Ackerman had four hits and drove in three runs, including a walkoff double with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning, as Eastern New Mexico University edged Tarleton State 4-3 on Friday night in the opener of a three-game Lone Star Conference baseball series at Greyhound […]