CHS VOLLEYBALL: Lady Cats notch win at Carlsbad

CNJ staff CARLSBAD — The Clovis Lady Wildcats continued their march toward a District 4-5A regular-season title Tuesday night with a 25-23, 25-11, 23-25, 25-19 victory over Carlsbad. Clovis (10-8, 2-0 district 4-5A) senior setter Britni Montague recorded 23 assists and nine blocks on the night, as the Cavegirls could not gain any offensive momentum. […]

Clovis downs Onate for state berth


Clovis’ Siobhan Flatow, right, and Aimee Hilburn, left, celebrate their Class 5A regional match win over Onate Saturday at Rock Staubus Gym. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Jesse Wolfersberger: CNJ staff writer Aimee Hilburn may not have been completely healthy, but the senior led her team to the state tournament with a strong performance […]

CHS BRIEFS: Lady Cats extend win streak to 10

CNJ staff ROSWELL — Senior Aimee Hilburn compiled 22 kills and three blocks Tuesday night, and Clovis High’s volleyball team extended its winning streak to a school-record 10 matches by holding off Goddard 25-23, 25-23, 25-21 in a non-district match. Senior Brittany Blackmon added 14 kills and three blocks for the Lady Cats (14-5). Prep […]

Greenwalt out for season


Cisti Greenwalt is the school record holder for career blocks in at Texas Tech. CNJ photo by Rick White. By Rick White Clovis’ Cisti Greenwalt didn’t have long to enjoy one of her finest moments at Texas Tech. Three days after setting the school record for career blocks, the 6-foot-5 junior fractured her right ankle […]

Lady Cats lose heartbreaker to Cruces

CNJ STAFF LAS CRUCES — The Clovis High Lady Wildcats had Las Cruces High on the ropes Saturday night, but couldn’t quite close the deal. The Lady Bulldawgs rallied for a 25-19, 21-25, 14-25, 25-20, 15-13 win over the Lady Cats in Class 5A regional competition, thus advancing to the state tournament on Friday in […]

Lady Cats sweep Carlsbad

CNJ staffLady Cats sweep CARLSBAD — Monique Walker collected 14 kills and seven blocks and Alissa McDowell added five kills and five aces as Clovis beat Carlsbad 25-20, 25-13, 25-15 on Tuesday in a District 4-5A match.

Lady Cats take tourney

CNJ STAFF ROSWELL — Monique Walker and the Clovis Lady Wildcats made it two-for-two in tournaments. Walker collected 16 kills and nine blocks and Jessica Hohn added 11 kills as Clovis toasted Hot Springs 25-19, 25-9, 25-20 on Saturday in the championship match of the Zia Classic. Walker was named the tournament’s most valuable player, […]

Volleyball summaries

CNJ staff Prep summaries Tuesday Texico 3, Floyd 0 Texico 25 25 25 Floyd 15 17 22 Kills: Texico, Lori Richardson 11, Ashley Kidd 9, Erika Autrey 5. Blocks: Kidd 5, Ashley Littlejohn 4, Autrey 3. Aces: Texico, Littlejohn 9, Kidd 5. Aces: Texico, Seneca Turner 22. Records: Texico 2-0, Floyd 0-2. Dora 3, Grady […]