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Rams take second seed

Portales to host district tourney game Thursday


November 6, 2019

LOVINGTON — Following a tiebreaking match the settle the issue, the Portales Rams will enter the District 4-4A tournament as the No. 2 seed.

Goddard grabbed the No. 1 seed Monday night in a neutral-site match at Lovington, topping the Rams 23-25, 26-24, 25-22, 25-27, 15-13.

Goddard (17-4) will host the district championship Saturday, while Portales (17-4) hosts the winner of Tuesday evening’s Artesia-Lovington match.

The Rams, Rockets and Bulldogs all ended the season with 4-2 district marks. The teams all split their head-to-head matchups, but Artesia was knocked out of the three-team tiebreaker due to a higher number of games lost in those matches.

Thursday and Saturday matches are both set for 6 p.m.


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