Rowley’s 85 leads PHS girls at Clovis


By Dave Wagner Sports writer CLOVIS — The rest of her teammates — and most everyone else, for that matter — had a rough time in Monday’s Clovis Invite golf tournament at Colonial Golf Course, but not so much Bailey Rowley. The Portales High sophomore shot 41-44 — 85, nine strokes better than anyone […]

Lady Rams bounce back to earn twin bill split

Staff report LOVING — The Portales Lady Rams let one slip away on Monday. They made sure it didn’t happen in the second game. Loving rallied for three runs in the bottom of the seventh to win the opener 10-9, but PHS pounded out 21 hits in the second game and rolled to a 15-1 […]

Area baseball prep linescores — April 7

First game Gateway Christian 14, Floyd 8 Floyd    321  001  1 —  8    11    4 G. Christian    070  124  x —14    8    2 WP — Alex King. LP — Wyatt Chancler. Top hitters — Floyd: W.T. Whitecotton 3-4, 3B, RBI,  run; Edgardo Chavez 2-4, 3 runs; Jose Torres 2-4, RBI, 2 runs; Brioan Navarro 2-4, […]

Jim Love Invite track meet girls results — April 4

Team standings: 1. Ruidoso 124; 2. Friona 80; 3. Belen 55; 4. Texico 48; 5. New Mexico Military 40; 6. Dexter and Portales 37; 8. Lovington 25. Portales results Field events Long jump: 4. Hannah Cabledue 14-5 3/4. Pole vault: 1. Cabledue 8-6 (SQ); 5. Bailey Schillings 7-0. Javelin: 4. Karimah Hulett 88-5. Track events […]

Zias pick up sixth rodeo win of year

Staff report SNYDER, Texas — Eastern New Mexico University’s women racked up their sixth team win in eight rodeos this year, taking the Western Texas College team title with 305 points to 240 for runnerup Tarleton State over the weekend. ENMU leads the Southwest Region for the season with 1,655 points while TSU is second […]

ENMU women notch several school records in Texas Tech Open

Staff report LUBBOCK — Juniors Beth Blind and Kaspars Briska posted second-place finishes in the 5,000 on Saturday, highlighting Eastern New Mexico University’s performances in the Texas Tech Open track meet. Blind set a school records with a time of 18 minutes, 14.51 seconds — shattering by 25 seconds the previous mark held by Nicky […]

Hounds sweep twin bill, series from Tarleton

Staff photo: Joshua Lucero
Eastern New Mexico University junior outfielder Blake Cooper singles in the bottom of the fifth inning of the second game of a Lone Star Conference doubleheader  Saturday against Tarleton State at Greyhound Field.

Staff report Riding outstanding pitching all weekend, Eastern New Mexico University’s baseball team completed its first series sweep of Tarleton State, taking Saturday’s doubleheader 3-2 and 4-2 at Greyhound Field. The second game was called in the eighth inning due to rain and lightning. ENMU (19-17, 9-14 Lone Star Conference), which won Friday’s series opener […]

Rams drop pair to Bobcats

Staff report RIO RANCHO — It was a long day for the Portales High baseball team on Saturday. Playing on a neutral field at Cleveland High School, the Rams absorbed 7-3 and 19-7 losses at the hands of Bloomfield, which scored in every inning except one in the twin bill. The second game was called […]

Cleveland shuts out Lady Rams

Staff report SANTA ROSA — Portales High’s normally robust bats were held in check on Saturday. Rio Rancho Cleveland senior Brooke Hodgson pitched a three-hitter and the Storm pulled away late for a 5-0 win over the Lady Rams in a game played at Santa Rosa H.S. Cleveland actually played two games on Saturday, beating […]

No. 11 Angelo posts sweep of Zias

Staff report SAN ANGELO, Texas — Freshman pitcher/designated player Kenedy Urbany belted her eighth homer of the season in the first game and tossed a five-inning, three-hit shutout in the nightcap as 11th-ranked Angelo State swept past Eastern New Mexico University 8-3 and 10-0 in Lone Star Conference softball on Saturday. The league-leading Rambelles (31-9, […]