Tony Bullocks: Staff photo Portales eighth-grader Ethan Self, teaming with sophomore Aaron Swisher-Hernandez, hits a return against New Mexico Miltary at No. 5 doubles during Thursday’s District 3-1A/3A boys dual on Thursday at the Bill Wahlman Tennis Complex. The visiting Colts took a 9-0 win over the Rams.
The Portales boys tennis squad ran into a buzzsaw on Thursday.
Meantime, the short-handed PHS girls nearly pulled out a win in the teams’ District 3/1A-3A tennis opener.