Hounds turn back previously unbeaten Chaps

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CNJ staff photo: Kevin Wilson Lubbock Christian guard Tyler Kennedy draws an offensive foul of Eastern New Mexico’s Tyler Jefferson in the first half of Saturday’s non-conference game at Greyhound Arena. Jefferson had 13 points and seven rebounds in the Greyhounds’ 75-72 win. Dave Wagner PORTALES — After a couple of disappointing performances last week […]

Lady Chaps take two from Zias

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CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks ENMU senior Michelle Anderson slides safety to third base under the tag of senior Lubbock Christian’s Jennifer Frazier during the opener of Friday’s doubleheader at Zia Softball Field. By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer PORTALES — It hasn’t taken Lubbock Christian long to get its softball program going into high […]

Lubbock Christian bests Hounds

CNJ staff LUBBOCK — Senior forward Bernardo Rocha scored five points in a 9-0 run that helped Lubbock Christian pull away to a 74-60 victory over Eastern New Mexico on Saturday. The 6-foot-9 Rocha shot 6-of-8 from the field and 6-of-7 from the free throw line en route to a game-high 18 points, leading three […]

Lady Chaps roll past Zias in exhibition

CNJ staff LUBBOCK — Lubbock Christian got double-doubles from senior forward Carolyn Manning and junior guard Jordan Hampton and the Lady Chaps rolled to an 86-62 win over Eastern New Mexico University in a women’s exhibition basketball game. The 6-foot-1 Manning finished with 19 points and 12 rebounds while the 5-10 Hampton added 11 points […]

Lady Chaps defeat Zias in four games

CNJ staff LUBBOCK — Mike Maguire’s 20-year tenure as Eastern New Mexico University’s volleyball coach went out quietly on Tuesday night. The Zias finished the season on a 15-match losing streak, falling to Lubbock Christian 30-14, 30-20, 29-31, 30-19. The Lady Chaps (18-19) jumped in front early in each of the three games they won […]

Lady Chaps topple Zias

CNJ staff PORTALES — Lubbock Christian spoiled Mike Maguire’s final home match as Eastern New Mexico University’s volleyball coach Tuesday night, posting a 30-24, 30-25, 30-21 non-conference victory over the Zias at Greyhound Arena. Maguire has announced that he will end his 20-year run as Zias coach at the conclusion of this season while remaining […]

ENMU men, women open on road

By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer Shawn Scanlan hopes to learn a few things about his Eastern New Mexico University men’s basketball team in tonight’s season opener at Lubbock Christian. LCU coach and Melrose native John Copeland is probably in the same boat. The teams collide at the Chaparrals’ Rip Griffin Center in a 6 […]

Hot-shooting Chaps gun down Hounds

By Dave Wagner: Freedom Newspapers PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University men’s basketball coach Shawn Scanlan knew things might be tough Thursday night, and he was right. In addition to having three players sidelined by injury, the Greyhounds ran into a hot-shooting Lubbock Christian squad that never let ENMU get going in rolling to a […]

College volleyball: Zias survive marathon

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Emilie Rodman makes a hit through the block attempts of Holly Ratliff (left) and Denise Brensing of Lubbock Christian University during Friday’s match at Greyhound Arena. Freedom Newspapers photo by Kevin Wilson. By Dave Wagner: Freedom Newspapers PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University volleyball coach Mike Maguire wasn’t happy with his team’s play Friday night […]

LCU’s 3-point barrage dooms Hounds

By Rick White LUBBOCK — Turns out three was a bad number for the Eastern New Mexico Greyhounds. The Lubbock Christian threesome of Brandon Jones, Mario Muzurovic and Eric Sheets combined for 12 3-pointers as the Chaparrals handed Eastern its third-straight loss, a 77-73 setback Monday night at Rip Griffin Center. Eastern coach Shawn Scanlan […]