Bunton burns Levelland


Clovis’ Tigg Bunton releases a shot over Pampa’s Jarett Kotara during the first half of Saturday’s game at Rock Staubus Gymnasium. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) CNJ Staff LEVELLAND, Texas — Senior post Tigg Bunton scored a career-high 39 points as the Clovis remained undefeated Monday with a 76-66 win over Levelland. Clovis coach J.D. […]

Locke, Aline

Aline Locke Services: Have been held. Aline Locke, 88, of Muleshoe, died Aug. 12, 2004, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. She was born on Sept. 10, 1915, in Navarro County, Texas. She married Burley Locke on Aug. 3, 1934, in Petitt, Texas. She lived in Muleshoe since 1944, moving from Levelland, Texas. She worked […]

Cats sweep weekend road games

CNJ STAFF ALAMOGORDO — The Clovis High baseball team enjoyed a relatively relaxing weekend away from home as it tuned up for the start of District 4-5A play. The Wildcats pounded out 43 hits in three games, routing Alamogordo 7-1 and 17-5 on Saturday after rolling over Levelland, Texas, 15-2 on Friday. Clovis (11-1) begins […]

Prep baseball linescores

Tuesday Levelland JV 8, Clovis JV 3 Clovis 000 210 0 — 3 8 6 Levelland 103 220 x — 8 9 3 Luke Gray, Cade Wheeler (3), David Root (6) and Daniel Casarez; Gaonoa and Garza. W — Gaona. L — Gray. 2B — Clovis, Eric Smith 2, Scott Blakely. Levelland, Coronado, Lopez, Alexander. […]

Clovis fourth in Levelland tennis

CNJ STAFF Lobo Invitational Friday, Saturday at Levelland Team standings (combined boys and girls): 1. Levelland 124; 2. Dumas 110; 3. Plainview 82; 4. Clovis 66; 5. Colorado City 30; 6. (tie) Brownfield and Seminole 20; 8. SPCHEA 16; 9. Lamesa 4; 10. Hereford 2; 11. Shallowater 0. Clovis results Boys No. 1 singles (Jared […]

Quintana, Helen “Elena”

Helen “Elena” Quintana Services: Have been held. Helen “Elena” Quintana, 65, of Levelland, Texas, died Monday, Jan. 26, 2004, in Levelland. She was born on March 5, 1938, in Anton Chico. She married Luis Quintana on Dec. 26, 1957, in Morton, Texas. She lived in Levelland for 12 years, moving there from Baileyboro, Texas. Family […]

Tuesday’s area prep, college basketball summaries

CNJ STAFF Prep Girls Farwell 34, Whitharral 31 Whitharral — Polk 0 0-0 , Barker 0 0-0 0, Vargas 2 0-0 4, Branch 2 1-2 5, Burleson 0 0-0 0, Dukatnuk 1 0-1 2, Kirkland 4 4-4 12, Rutledge 1 4-4 6, Martin 1 0-0 2. Totals 11 9-11 31. Farwell (5-7) — Micah Christian […]

Gras, Bobby

Bobby Gras Services: Have been held. Bobby Gras, 47, of Levelland, Texas, died Friday, Dec. 5, 2003, at Covenant Lakeside Hospital in Lubbock. He was born May 28, 1956, in Portales. In 1979 he moved to Levelland from Portales. He was active in league bowling in Levelland and was on a number of championship teams. […]

Smith, Hilda

Hilda Smith Services: Have been held. Mrs. Hilda Smith, 87, of Levelland, Texas, died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2003, in Portales. She was born on Dec. 31, 1915, in Yorktown, Texas. She lived in Portales and Levelland for many years. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church. Family members said she loved quilting, embroidery […]

Tuesday’s prep summaries

CNJ staff Girls Clovis 57, Levelland 34 Levelland (7-4) — Babs Paxton 0 0-0 0, Susan Brashear 0 0-0 0, Lyndsie Myatt 0 2-2 2, Deborah Hughes 3 0-0 6, Nicole Jones 0 0-0 0, Erin Methvin 3 0-0 6, Chelsea Brashear 5 3-4 13, Kim Brackens 90 0-0 0. Totals 13 7-9 34. Clovis […]

Lady Cats’ man-to-man defense stymies Loboettes


Clovis senior Monique Walker is fouled by Levelland’s Nicole Jones as she releases as shot during the second quarter of Tuesday’s game against Levelland at Rock Staubus Gymnasium. CNJ photo by Eric Kluth. By Rick White Clovis coach Miles Watters thought it was going to take his team a year to grasp the intricacies of […]

Cats beat Levelland, improve to 6-0


Clovis senior Justin Pinckney shots over Levelland’s O’Marre Joyce. CNJ photo Erick Kluth. By Dave Wagner Levelland, Texas, coach Gary Bridges had no illusions about his team’s game against Clovis High Tuesday night at Rock Staubus Gym. “We knew we were in for a treat because of the Wildcats’ track record lately,” he said after […]

Gras, Adelene

Adelene Gras Services: Have been held. Mrs. Adelene Gras, 81, of Portales, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2003, at Retirement Ranch in Clovis. She was born on Oct. 30, 1921, in Yorktown, Texas, to Marie and Emil B. Storch. She married Herman F. Gras on June 23, 1942, in Yorktown, Texas. They moved to a farm […]

Hutchins, Michael

Michael Hutchins Services: Have been held. Mr. Michael Wade Hutchins, 39, of Levelland, Texas, a general contractor, died Monday, May 26, 2003, at Covenant Hospital in Levelland. He was born on July 19, 1963, in Clovis. He was born and raised in Clovis. He moved to Levelland in 2000. While in Clovis he owned and […]

Clewis, James

James Clewis Services: Have been held. Mr. James Clewis, 57, of Muleshoe, died Sunday, June 22, 2003, in Lubbock. He was born Sept. 20, 1945, in Rosebud, Texas, to Lorean Taylor and D.C. Clewis. He lived in Texas all his life. He moved to Muleshoe from Whiteface, Texas, in 1974. He was a farmer and […]

Cats post win over Levelland

CNJ STAFF The Clovis High Wildcats bolted to an 11-0 lead through four innings Monday night and cruised past Levelland 12-6 in the first game of a scheduled West Texas Baseball League doubleheader at Bell Park. The second game of the twin bill was canceled by rain and lightning in the top of the fourth […]