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Strong second half lifts Melrose boys past Mesilla Valley

DEXTER — The Melrose boys basketball team’s run in the Dexter Tournament got off to a good start Thursday, even if the Buffaloes’ game didn’t. Melrose prevailed 61-47 in Thursday’s opening-round clash against powerful Mesilla Valley,...

 
 By Peter Stein    Sports    January 12, 2018

Clovis girls basketball preview capsule

GIRLS Clovis (9-6) at Cleveland (8-9) 6:30 p.m., Cleveland High School, Rio Rancho Last time out: On Tuesday, both teams continued the trend of how they’ve been playing so far this season. The Lady Wildcats are usually up after they’re down, so...

 

Thompson layup finishes furious rally for Hounds

LAWTON, Okla. — Marquis Thompson scored 13 points, including a go-ahead finger roll with eight seconds left, and Eastern New Mexico put together a furious rally in the final 40 seconds to defeat Cameron 70-67 Thursday night. Arcaim Lallemand...

 

Hound pair earn All-American preseason honor

PORTALES — The Eastern New Mexico University baseball team thinks it’s got a pretty good double-play combination and pair of hitting threats in Alex de la Cruz and Endy Villalona. Collegiate Baseball Newspaper agrees. The two have been named to...

 

Texico girls win seventh straight

LOGAN — A rematch of the Eastern Plains Athletic Conference girls title game ... wasn’t much of a rematch. Baylee Sours scored 10 of her game-high 23 points in the first quarter, and Texico never looked back in a 46-27 victory Thursday night in...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    January 12, 2018

Portales girls basketball capsule - Jan. 12

Lovington (6-10) at Portales (15-2), 7 p.m. On the air: KSEL 105.9 FM Last time out: The Wildcats beat Santa Teresa back on Monday, 47-21. The Rams took down Roswell, 63-35, on Tuesday night. Last meeting: Portales pulled away at Lovington last...

 

ENMU basketball capsules, Jan. 11

Men ENMU (6-8, 1-4) at Cameron (5-10, 1-5), 6:30 p.m. On the air: KSEL 105.9 FM Last time out: The Greyhounds topped Western New Mexico 105-91 last Tuesday for their third win in four games. The Aggies were routed 93-59 at West Texas A&M. Last...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    January 11, 2018

Connor, Johnson punching clock for ENMU

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico (7-6) hasn’t quite had the start to its women’s basketball season that it had hoped for, following a Lone Star Conference title, 20-win season and NCAA Division II Tournament appearance a year ago. However, things...

 

Clovis High pair commits

CLOVIS — For Jace Piepkorn and Connor Langrell, being teammates won't end when the two take off their Wildcat purple a few months from now. They'll both move on to be Jets, as the pair have... Full story

 

Boys basketball roundup: Clovis wins in OT

ROSWELL — By head coach Scott Robinson's own admission, Tuesday night's overtime road win at Goddard wasn't a work of art. But, the Wildcats did get the job done, rallying to tie in regulation...

 

Portales teams split road games

ROSWELL — The Rams girls made easy work of Roswell on Tuesday, downing the Coyotes, 63-35. Portales had a significant rebounding advantage of 42-19, led by Taylee Rippee's 15 boards. "One of the...

 

Girls basketball roundup: Lady 'Cats rip Goddard

ROSWELL — Clovis’ girls basketball team rolled in the second half and went on to put away Goddard 58-33 on Tuesday at Goddard High School. The Lady Wildcats (9-6) led 23-18 at halftime, but outscored the Lady Rockets 35-15 in the second half....

 
 By Peter Stein    Sports    January 10, 2018

Melrose basketball teams stampede toward tournaments

MELROSE — You’ll hear it from coaches all the time when it comes to tournament play: ‘We’ll learn from this. We can only get better.’ To that point, Melrose’s boys and girls basketball teams should be in top form come district and state...

 
 By Peter Stein    Sports    January 9, 2018

Clovis basketball preview capsules

GIRLS Clovis (8-6) at Goddard (10-6) 5:30 p.m., Goddard High School Last time out: Both teams played Friday night with different results — Clovis lost at Artesia 56-38; Goddard routed Alamogordo 54-24, leading 15-5 after one quarter, 26-7 at...

 
 By Peter Stein    Sports    January 9, 2018

Reigning EPAC champs headed to familiar territory

TEXICO — By now, the Texico boys basketball players might be seeing the Fort Sumner team in their sleep. So far, though, it's been anything but a nightmare. Texico beat Fort Sumner 53-47 in the...

 
 By Peter Stein    Sports    January 9, 2018

Portales basketball preview capsules

BOYS Portales (8-4) at Lovington (7-8) 7 p.m., Lovington High School Last time out: Each team beat its Friday-night opponent at home in different ways. Portales beat Robertson 60-54, winning a fairly close game in part because of winning the third...

 

'Bama nips Georgia with overtime TD pass

ATLANTA — Tua Tagovailoa threw a 41-yard touchdown to DeVonta Smith to give No. 4 Alabama a 26-23 overtime victory against No. 3 Georgia to win the College Football Playoff national championship Monday night. Tagovailoa entered the game at...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    January 7, 2018

Former Rams reminisce

PORTALES — Portales High School honored several former girls basketball players and coaches during Saturday afternoon's girls game between Portales and Lubbock Christian. For many, it was a happy...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    January 7, 2018

Portales defense leads to easy win over Lubbock Christian

PORTALES — The Rams' ferocious first half defense proved to be too much for Lubbock Christian to handle on Saturday afternoon, in a 52-39 interstate girls basketball victory. Portales High held the...

 
 By Peter Stein    Sports    January 7, 2018

Texico girls pull three-peat, edge Logan

PORTALES — For much of Saturday night's EPAC girls basketball championship game at Greyhound Arena, the Texico players seemed to be battling two opponents — themselves and a formidable Logan...

 

Saturday's EPAC non-title roundup

PORTALES — In non-championship action from Saturday’s EPAC games: Boys • Floyd 50, Grady 48 — The seventh-seeded Broncos took down the Grady Bronchos in Saturday’s fifth-place game, thanks to a strong second half and overtime showing. Floyd...

 
 By Peter Stein    Sports    January 7, 2018

Texico now 14-0 after EPAC title win

PORTALES — It seemed fitting when a few Texico boys basketball fans sat in Greyhound Arena’s upper deck — much like the Yankee Stadium Bleacher Creatures — pounding on upended hard plastic can...

 

EPAC schedule and results

EPAC Tournament schedule Seeds in parentheses Boys Wednesday Texico High School Game 3: Melrose (4) 66, Dora (5) 22 Game 2: Grady (8) 67, Elida (9) 66 Game 1: Logan (3) 64, Tatum (6) 57 Game 4: Floyd (7) 53, San Jon (10) 35 Thursday Texico High...

 

Previous EPAC champs

Boys 1958 — San Jon 1959 — San Jon 1960 — San Jon 1961 — San Jon 1962 — San Jon 1963 — San Jon 1964 — Dora 1965 — Dora 1966 — Floyd 1967 — San Jon 1968 — Melrose 1969 — Dora 1970 — Causey 1971 — Dora 1972 — Dora 1973...

 

Clovis girls swimmers second, boys third at Andrews meet

ANDREWS, TEXAS — The majority of Clovis High School students spent their holiday break by getting some rest and relaxation, but that wasn't the case for the Wildcats boys and girls swim teams. The past 10 days have not been much of a break at all f...

 

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