June 30, 2008 Engagements

Flatow-Miller Carlton and Sandra Flatow of Clovis and Darvin and Andrea Lamm of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Siobhan Flatow, to Kyle Miller, both of Clovis. He is the son of Wendell and Linda Miller and Donna Fee, all of Cape Girardeau, Mo. The couple will exchange vows at 4 […]

Lady Cats pull away from Westerners

CNJ staff LUBBOCK — The Clovis High volleyball team struggled through the first two games, then cruised to a game-clinching win in the third Tuesday night in a 25-23, 26-24, 25-11 victory over Lubbock High. The Lady Wildcats (4-1), coming off a four-game win over Portales on Saturday for the championship in their own invitational […]

CHS VOLLEYBALL: Lady Cats cruise in finals

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The Clovis High volleyball team celebrates on the court after its District 4-5A tournament championship victory over Hobbs on Saturday night at Rock Staubus Gym. (CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Greg Price: CNJ sports writer As they raised a 12-by-8 wooden plaque, the Clovis Lady Wildcats were champions. Clovis defeated Hobbs 25-16, 25-10, 25-9 […]

CHS VOLLEYBALL: Lady Cats clinch district title

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Clovis setter Britni Montague, right, tips the ballpast Hobbs’ Candace McTizic during Tuesday’s 3-0 win over Hobbs at Rock Staubus Gym. Clovis clinched the regular-season district title with the victory. (CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer The Clovis High Lady Wildcats wanted no part of a squeaker Tuesday night — […]

CHS VOLLEYBALL: Lady Cats think they’re set for district

By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer Darrel Ray admits he’d like to see the record a little better for his Clovis High volleyball team as the Lady Wildcats prepare for the start of District 4-5A play tonight at Hobbs. Still, their 8-8 record is a little deceiving, he said — much of it has come […]

CHS VOLLEYBALL: Goddard turns back Lady Cats

CNJ staff ROSWELL — The Clovis Lady Wildcats couldn’t overcome a sluggish start, and once-beaten Roswell Goddard went on to post a 25-12, 25-21, 25-23 on Thursday night. The Lady Cats (8-8) made the trip without ailing senior outside hitter Siobhan Flatow, and coach Darrel Ray said they struggled to adjust to her absence. “She’s […]

CHS VOLLEYBALL: Lady Cats sweep Artesia

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Clovis High’s Siobhan Flatow (2) jumps to block an attack by Artesia’s Tory Burnett during Tuesday’s volleyball clash at Rock Staubus Gym. (CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Greg Price: CNJ sports writer After dropping two straight matches on the road, the Clovis Lady Wildcats snapped their skid Tuesday night with a 25-16, 25-20, 25-17 […]

CHS VOLLEYBALL: Lady Cats can’t stop Goddard

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Clovis freshman Antiesha Brown hits around the block of Roswell Goddard’s Laura Fry (10) and Jamie Edgett during Thursday’s match at Rock Staubus Gym. (CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks) By Eric Butler: CNJ correspondent Nobody celebrates a kill shot quite like Clovis’ Siobhan Flatow. But even her fist-pumping was noticeably muted after she hit one […]

CHS VOLLEYBALL: Lady Cats topl Santa Fe High in three

CNJ staff SANTA FE — Junior Jasmine McDonald and sophomore Lainey Flatow recorded 10 kills apiece Thursday night as the Clovis High volleyball team downed Santa Fe High 25-14, 25-20, 25-17. Siobhan Flatow added seven kills and Haleigh Marshall collected five for the Lady Wildcats (6-4), who led virtually all the way against the Lady […]

Lady Cats down Roswell High in 4

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Clovis High setter Britni Montague (9) blocks an attack by Roswell High’s Anika Jones during Thursday’s match at Rock Staubus Gym. (CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer For a time, Roswell High’s Kimberly Ingram threatened to take over Thursday’s match against Clovis High. The 5-foot-9 senior outside hitter had eight […]

Clovis figures out Tatum to win invitational

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Clovis High setter Britni Montague, left, sets the ball for middle hitter Lainey Flatow against Tatum during Saturday’s championship match of the Clovis Invitational volleyball tournament at Rock Staubus Gym. (CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Eric Butler: CNJ correspondent Twenty-seven times last year, little Tatum dominated volleyball match after match with experience, solid defense […]

Lady Cats have plan in place

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Clovis High senior Siobhan Flatow goes high for a kill during the Lady Wildcats practice session this week at Rock Staubus Gym. (CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Eric Butler: CNJ correspondent Clovis High volleyball coach Darrel Ray has a plan in place, with quite a few variables, to replace a significant corps of graduated […]

Students bring Christmas to needy

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Isaiah Willmot, 4, right, opens as present as his brother Elighio Rodriguez, 7, watches during an early Christmas party for five children from the Lighthouse Mission Thursday at a home in Clovis. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Andy Jackson: CNJ staff writer Mikayle Moore hugged her new dolls, however, the boxes the presents came in […]

Clovis downs Onate for state berth

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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 […]

Lady Cats squeak past Hobbs in finals

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Clovis junior Siobhan Flatow tries to split a Hobbs double block during Saturday’s District 4-5A tournament championship match at Rock Staubus Gym. Flatow finished with 12 kills. (CNJ staff photo: Rick White) By Jesse Wolfersberger: CNJ staff writer Fifth game. All tied. District championship at stake. Those with heart conditions and pregnant females be warned. […]

Lady Cats coast past Goddard

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Clovis’ Janell Gallegos attempts to block the ball during Thursday’s match against Roswell Goddard at Rock Staubus Gymnasium. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Jesse Wolfersberger: CNJ staff writer While senior outside hitter Aimee Hilburn struggled Thursday night, several of her Clovis High teammates stepped up to lead the Lady Wildcats past Roswell Goddard. With […]

Lady Cats close out Santa Fe

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Clovis’ Aimee Hilburn taps the ball over the net during the third game of Thursday’s match against Santa Fe High at Rock Staubus Gymnasium. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer Two nights after seeing a two-game lead slip away against rival Portales, the Clovis High volleyball team looked ready to […]