ENMU women’s rodeo team remains in title hunt

Staff report Hayden Segelke finished fourth in goat tying Tuesday in the second round as the Eastern New Mexico University women’s rodeo team kept itself in position to possibly win its first national title since 1983. ENMU is tied for third with 180 points after two complete rounds of the week-long College National Finals Rodeo […]

ENMU cancels individual camp

The Eastern New Mexico University women’s basketball program has canceled an individual basketball skills camp scheduled for next week. The camp was scheduled for Monday through June 26 at Greyhound Arena for girls entering grades 1-7. The program is holding its team camps this week, Tuesday through Thursday for schools in Classes 1A-3A and Thursday […]

Local reaction: U.S. resilient, fortunate

By Kevin Wilson Staff writer kwilson@cnjonline.com The United States’ World Cup opener against Ghana was full of shock, excitement, disappointment and exhilaration. And that was just from the people watching the match from eastern New Mexico. Following the game, we asked a few soccer coaches and enthusiasts their reactions to the Americans’ 2-1 win. Their […]

Medlin claims first go

Staff report Eastern New Mexico University senior Logan Medlin started strong in defense of his national team roping title. Medlin teamed with Billy Bob Brown of Tarleton State to win the first-go Monday at the College Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyoming. Medlin and Brown’s time of 4.8 seconds gives them a half-second lead. Meanwhile, the […]

PCC Member-Guest Scores — Second round

Joshua Lucero: Staff photo
Portales’ Fabian Lopez Sr. chips a shot on the third hole during the Portales Country Club’s Member-Guest Tournament Saturday afternoon.

Member-Guest Invitational At Portales C.C. Friday through Sunday Saturday’s second round Championship Flight: 1. Mike Miller/Tyler DeHay 58-66 — 124; 2. (tie) Matt Hunton/Will Archibeque 64-64 — 128 and Mark Foster/Donavin Sanchez 64-64 — 128; 4. Bobby Crane/Kevin Crane 65-65 — 130; 5. Peter Thompson/Robert Fox 62-70 — 132; 6. Wayne Moore/Charlie Maciel 68-69 — […]

ENMU rodeoers ready

Staff report Logan Medlin would like to repeat his College National Finals Rodeo championship from a year ago. Meantime, Eastern New Mexico University’s women are hoping they can be in the mix as a team. The CNFR begins its annual weeklong run today at Casper, Wyoming. Medlin and partner Billy Bob Brown of Tarleton State […]

Rodeo Profile: Logan Medlin

This is the last of a five-part series on Eastern New Mexico University’s College National Finals Rodeo qualifiers, scheduled to run through the rest of the week. The CNFR begins  Monday and runs through June 21 at Casper, Wyo. Logan Medlin  • Class: Sr. • Hometown: Tatum • Event: Team roping How did you get […]

Spikeball event set

The Clovis Spikeball Showcase is coming to Hillcrest Park June 28. The event will run 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the park as an attempt to get people interested in the fast-paced sport played in 1-on-1 and 2-on-2 formats. The first hour of the event will feature instruction and practice, with the rest of the time […]

ENMU rodeoers get set for CNFR

Staff report Logan Medlin would like to repeat his College National Finals Rodeo championship from a year ago. Meantime, Eastern New Mexico University’s women are hoping they can be in the mix as a team. The CNFR begins its annual weeklong run today at Casper, Wyo. Medlin and partner Billy Bob Brown of Tarleton State […]

Holding court at camp

Staff photo: Tony Bullocks
Dora senior Jesus Villegas, left, makes a move to the hoop past Meadow, Texas, senior Mason Davila during an Eastern New Mexico University basketball camp game Friday afternoon Greyhound Arena. The camp runs through Saturday.

By Dave Wagner dwagner@cnjonline.com Basketball season is several months off, but teams are already busy getting things lined up. This weekend, 20 high school boys programs from New Mexico and western Texas are taking part in Eastern New Mexico University’s three-day team camp at Greyhound Arena. Teams have different agendas as they look towards next […]