Ruidoso beats PHS in tennis

PNT Staff

RUIDOSO — Ruidoso swept District 4-3A tennis duals from Portales on Tuesday, winning the girls matchup 8-1 and the boys dual 7-2.
The Lady Rams (9-2 in duals) played shorthanded, with only four girls participating. They defaulted at Nos. 5 and 6 singles and at No. 3 doubles.
Portales’ only win came at No. 1 doubles from Rachelle Self and Kaycee Quick, who beat Ruidoso’s Beth Robinson and Kat Dunstan 6-3, 6-1.
Winners for the boys were Skyler Partin, 6-4, 6-1 over Matt Johnson at No. 1 singles; and Walker Partin, 7-6 (7-2), 5-7, 6-1 at No. 2 singles.
The Rams and Lady Rams have district duals on tap Thursday against Lovington at home. Play is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m.

District 4-3A
Tuesday at Ruidoso
Boys
Ruidoso 7, Portales 2
Singles
No. 1 —
Skyler Partin (P) def. Matt Johnston 6-4, 6-1; No. 2 — Walker Partin (P) def. Jake Ondorica 7-6 (7-2), 5-7, 6-1; No. 3 — Kevin Yeager (R) def. Tyler Jarvin 6-3, 7-6 (9-7); No. 4 — Shane Hoffman (R) def. James Cerda 6-1, 6-4; No. 5 — Alex Nocella (R) def. Kyle Adams 6-0, 6-1; No. 6 — Dillon Hoffman (R) def. Colton Stanton 6-2, 4-6, 6-0.
Doubles
No. 1 —
Johnston-Yeager (R) def. S. Partin-W. Partin 6-3, 2-6, 6-3; No. 2 — Ondorica-S. Hoffman (R) def. Cerda-Adams 6-3, 6-4; No. 3 — Ted LeCoe-Nocella (R) def. Jarvis-Stanton 6-2, 6-1.

Girls
Singles
No. 1 —
Christine Brown (R) def. Rachelle Self 6-1, 6-4; No. 2 — Beth Robinson (R) def. Kaycee Quick 6-2, 6-2; No. 3 — Kat Dunstan (R) def. Tamara Stroik 6-0, 6-2; No. 4 — Jeanette Zagone (R) def. Tessa Bryant 6-3, 6-4; No. 5 — Ruidoso wins by default; No. 6 — Ruidoso wins by default.
Doubles
No. 1 —
Robinson-Dunston (R) def. Self-Quick (P) def. Robinson-Dunston 6-3, 6-1; No. 2 — Kreisten Bewley-Zagone (R) def. Stroit-Bryant 6-0, 6-1; No. 3 — Ruidoso wins by default.

Golf — Playing in Roswell for the second consecutive day, Portales finished sixth in the Roswell High/Roswell Goddard Spring Classic at Spring River Golf Course on Tuesday.
The Rams compiled a team score of 334. New Mexico Military took the team title at 315, followed by Alamogordo at 322 and Socorro at 323.
Eighth-grader William Archibeque led the Rams with a round of 39-43 — 82, while fellow eighth-grader Donavin Sanchez shot 44-39 — 83 and junior Chris Adkins finished at 41-42 — 83. Junior Matthew Parkey shot 41-45 — 86 and senior Trevor Ferguson tallied 41-48 — 89.
Three PHS girls played in the tournament. Senior Michelle Miller shot 49-51 — 100, sophomore Tori Teague 64-53 — 117 and sophomore Lindsey Woodard 62-62 — 124.