Texas-Permian Basin sweeps Zias

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CMI photo: Tony Bullocks Teammates greet ENMU freshman Aurelia Sandoval after she scored a run in the second inning of Wednesday’s softball opener against Texas-Permian Basin at Zia Softball Field. Sandoval hit a grand slam in each game of the win bill, but the Falcons handed the Zias 8-5 and 15-9 losses. CMI staff Aurelia […]

Tuesday morning briefing: Talent in Texico and Beatlemania sweeps America

Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Tuesday briefing. Movie for teens The teen program at 4:30 p.m. Thursday in the Portales Public Library is the movie “Real Steel.” The movie and the popcorn are free. Talent show The Texico “In The Clear” talent show is 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Texico High School, […]

No. 22 WT sweeps Zias

Freedom New Mexico CANYON, Texas — The Eastern New Mexico University softball team jumped on 22nd-ranked West Texas A&M early on Friday. Unfortunately, the fun didn’t last long. Sophomore Amanda Lale capped a three-run Zias first inning with a two-run single. The Lady Buffs then scored eight runs in the third and five in the […]

ACU sweeps twin bill, takes series from Hounds

CNJ staff ABILENE, Texas — Left fielder J.R. Roland hit a go-ahead, two-run single in the bottom of the eighth and Abilene Christian completed a Lone Star Conference baseball doubleheader sweep of Eastern New Mexico University on Saturday with an 8-4 win. The Wildcats pulled away in the seven-inning opener, breaking a 1-1 tie with […]

Tarleton sweeps ENMU

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Liliana Castillo: Freedom New Mexico ENMU forward Tyler Jefferson battles Tarleton State’s Wes Dipprey for a rebound during the first half of Saturday’s game at Greyhound Arena. Jefferson had team highs of 18 points and nine rebounds in ENMU’s 77-53 loss. Karl Terry PORTABLE — Eastern New Mexico University’s Zias took Lone Star Conference South […]

Second-ranked Angelo State sweeps Zias

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CNJ staff photo: Liliana Castillo ENMU left fielder Josette Aguirre shorthops a ball attempting a shoestring catch during the first game of Friday’s Lone Star Conference South Division softball doubleheader against Angelo State at Zia Field. CNJ staff PORTALES — Angelo State’s Kacie Easley, Kaycee Taylor and Alix Dean hit consecutive home runs in the […]

KIngsville sweeps Hounds to take series

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Freedom New Mexico: Liliana Castillo Eastern New Mexico University outfielder Ethan Wagner makes the catch during the top of the seventh inning Saturday during the second game. CNJ staff PORTALES — First baseman Travis Earles went 3-for-3 in each game, driving in five runs in the nightcap, and Texas A&M-Kingsville took a Lone Star Conference […]

Top-ranked Angelo sweeps Zias

CNJ staff SAN ANGELO, Texas — Angelo State showed Eastern New Mexico University’s softball team why it is ranked No. 1 in NCAA Division II over the weekend. Freshman first baseman Sandy James homered in each game, giving her a Lone Star Conference-leading 15 for the season, as the Rambelles (26-3, 5-1 LSC South) handed […]

Savage Storm sweep Hounds

CNJ staff DURANT, Okla. — Right fielder Zach Freeman went 3-for-4 and drove in the go-ahead run in a four-run sixth inning with a squeeze bunt single as Southeastern Oklahoma completed a sweep of its Lone Star Conference baseball doubleheader against Eastern New Mexico University with a 6-2 victory on Friday. The Savage Storm won […]

Savage Storm sweeps Zias

CNJ staff DURANT, Okla. — Lunden Azuara had 16 kills and Southeastern Oklahoma cruised to a 25-14, 25-17, 25-14 Lone Star Conference volleyball victory over Eastern New Mexico University Thursday night. The Savage Storm (19-11, 5-5 LSC) dominated the first and third games against the Zias, opening a 9-1 lead in both sets. ENMU (6-25, […]

Cameron sweeps past Zias

CNJ staff PORTALES — Freshman outside hitter Malyssa Acton had 15 kills and three total blocks Thursday night as Cameron kept Eastern New Mexico University winless in Lone Star Conference volleyball with a 25-14, 25-23, 25-16 victory at Greyhound Arena. The Aggies (12-9, 4-4 LSC) never trailed by more than three points in the match. […]

Angelo State sweeps Zias

CNJ Staff SAN ANGELO, Texas — Junior Kimber Duncan collected match highs of 11 kills and 16 digs on Saturday as Angelo State posted a 25-14, 25-19, 28-26 Lone Star Conference South Division volleyball victory over Eastern New Mexico University. Angelo (11-7, 2-2 South) overcame a 2-0 deficit to take a 10-4 lead in the […]

Abilene Christian sweeps Zias

CNJ staff ABILENE, Texas — Second baseman Jackie Gentile drove in five runs her first two homers of the season, backing Kim McDonald’s four-hit pitching as Abilene Christian beat Eastern New Mexico University 9-0 for a sweep of Saturday’s Lone Star Conference South Division softball doubleheader. In the first game, Michelle Anderson’s pinch-hit, three-run double […]

Abilene Christian sweeps Hounds

CNJ staff ABILENE, Texas — Catcher Jordan Schmitt’s two-run homer capped a three-run third and Abilene Christian made it stand up for a 3-1 victory over Eastern New Mexico University on Saturday and a sweep of their Lone Star Conference baseball doubleheader. The Wildcats (24-11, 20-5 LSC) got two homers and seven RBIs from left […]

Commerce sweeps past Zias

CNJ staff COMMERCE, Texas — Senior middle blocker Colleen Favaro posted a double-double with 16 kills and 13 digs Thursday night as Texas A&M-Commerce kept Eastern New Mexico University reeling with a 30-17, 30-26, 30-21 Lone Star Conference volleyball sweep. The loss was the 12th in a row and 17th in 18 matches for the […]

Kingsville sweeps Zias

CNJ Staff KINGSVILLE, Texas — Adina Gray and Sha Tramble combined for 30 kills Saturday as Texas A&M-Kingsville defeated Eastern New Mexico Univeristy 30-21, 30-25, 30-25 in Lone Star Conference volleyball. Gray had 14 kills and eight digs while Tramble compiled 14 kills, nine digs and three aces for the Javelinas (5-5, 1-1 LSC). Kingsville’s […]