N.M. Fishing Report — June 12

This fishing report, provided by Bill Dunn and the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities.   Northeast Charette Lakes: Trout fishing was good […]

Isler to coach Elida girls basketball

By Dave Wagner Sports writer dwagner@cnjonline.com Longtime Clovis High boys basketball coach J.D. Isler is returning to the coaching arena in the area. Isler was hired recently to be a science teacher and girls basketball coach at Elida, which won Class B state champions in each of the four years the NMAA had the classification. […]

ENMU College National Finals Rodeo qualifiers

This is the first of a five-part series on Eastern New Mexico University’s College National Finals Rodeo qualifiers, scheduled to run through the rest of the week. The CNFR begins next Monday and runs through June 21 at Casper, Wyo. Taylor Smith • Class: Jr. • Hometown: Rimbey, Alberta, Canada • Event: breakaway roping How […]

Goal: Improvement

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Dora sophomore Daelynn Lee looks for a way around the Clovis defense during the Coyotes’ Girls Summer League basketball game against the Clovis Wildcats Monday evening at Texico High School. The league play runs through June 30 on Monday nights.

By Kevin Wilson Staff writer kwilson@cnjonline.com TEXICO — All of the basketball, few of the consequences. That’s the name of the game Monday nights in June, as more than a dozen teams from around eastern New Mexico and West Texas get together for some girl’s basketball at Texico schools. The league, which has existed in […]

Clark makes Clovis stop

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By Dave Wagner Sports writer dwagner@cnjonline.com CLOVIS — Jesse Clark didn’t have the kind of performance he was hoping for on Saturday night. Clark posted a so-so time of 13.7 seconds in calf roping, also called tiedown roping, in the Pioneer Days PRCA Rodeo at the Curry County Events Center. “It’s a circuit rodeo,” he […]

Tri-County LL tournament

Single elimination MAJORS Monday Quay Cubs 5, American Dodgers 2 Zia Rangers 21, Roosevelt Rockies 0 Roosevelt Reds 9, American Rockies 5 Roosevelt Red Sox over Zia Orioles, forfeit Tuesday Zia Angels 12, Roosevelt Cardinals 2 American Yankees 4, Roosevelt Mets 2 Zia Braves 16, Roosevelt Yankees 0 Zia Twins 13, American Braves 1 Roosevelt […]

Zias coach pleased with recruiting season

Staff report If all goes according to plan, the Eastern New Mexico University women’s team appears to have most of its core set up for the next two seasons. So far this offseason, coach Josh Prock has added six new players to the fold for his second season. “We still may possibly sign one more […]

ENMU offers pair of baseball camps

Eastern New Mexico University will hold a pair of summer baseball camps in July. The prospect camp for grades 9-12 will be 8 a.m.-4 p.m. July 22 with a registration fee of $105. There will be instructional drills and a live scrimmage during the day. The youth camp, designated for grades kindergarten through eighth, will […]

N.M. Fishing Report — June 5

This fishing report, provided by Bill Dunn and the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities.   Northeast Charette Lakes: Trout fishing was sporadic […]

PHS trio first-team all-state

Staff report Three Portales Rams were named to the Class 3A all-state softball first team. Senior catcher Simone Laurenz, senior second baseman Francis Armijo and junior pitcher Kiersten Ramirez were among those selected by the state’s high school softball coaches. Senior outfielder Mariah Lovato earned second-team honors for Portales, which finished the season 21-10. New […]