Aug. 22, 2008 Sports Briefs

Saturday Commando Hoops — Aug. 23-24. Camp is for girls and boys to provide focused skills to improve their play. Participants will receive personal evaluation and earn a jersey, basket ball and certificate. Children ages 10-14 are preferred, but age is negotiable based on skill level. Cost is $25 and is limited to 30 young […]

Aug. 15, 2008 Sports Briefs

Friday SOMSS/WSA 4 person scramble — Aug. 15. Whispering Winds Golf Course. The 27th Special Operations Mission Support Squadron and Wing Staff agencies will host a 4-person scramble. Prizes will be awarded to the top three teams as well as for the longest drive and closest to the pin shot. Information: Airman 1st Class Bryan […]

Aug. 8, 2008 Sports Briefs

Friday Golf Shoot Out — 5 p.m. tee time. Whispering Winds Golf Course. Entry fee is $7 per person. Green and cart fees not included. Nine hole shooter will kick-off base championship tournament weekend. Saturday School and sports physicals — 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Conducted by the 27th SOG for children of Cannon military […]

Ram Band camp under way

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By Mickey Winfield, PNT Staff Writer While fall sports teams still have more than a week before their two-a-days begin, the Portales Ram Band has been hard at work all week in the 2008 Ram band camp. “It’s really cool to see our friends again,” sophomore trombone player Will Lampkins said. “But it does get […]

Aug. 1 2008 Sports Briefs

Saturday Family Fun Night — 5 p.m. to midnight. Cannon Lanes. Light above lanes will be turned off. Monday Youth Jamboree — 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cannon Lanes. Includes bowling, shoes, instruction and hot dog basket. Nine hole golf scramble — 5 p.m. shotgun start. Whispering Winds Golf Course. Two person scramble. Entry fee […]

Sports Briefs July 31, 2008

Freedom New Mexico ENMU football to host clinics Eastern New Mexico University’s football coaches will host a coaching clinic and a women’s “football tutorial” at 6 p.m. Monday in Room 2 of Greyhound Arena. The coaching clinic is open to football coaches at all levels, while the women’s program is for women 18 years old […]

July 26, 2008 Sports Briefs

Friday Bowl-a-Rama — 5 p.m. Cannon Lanes. Saturday Cosmic Family Fun Night — 5 p.m. Cannon Lanes Monday Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and 50 percent off electric carts. Mondays and Tuesdays, now through Oct. 31. Nine-Hole Scramble — 5 p.m. at Whispering Winds

July 18, 2008 Sports Briefs

Saturday Cannon Lanes – Closed for lane resurfacing. Splash and Dash – 8 a.m. Liberty Pool. Swim followed by run. Monday Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and 50 percent off electric carts. Mondays and Tuesdays, now through Oct. 31. Nine-Hole Scramble — 5 p.m. […]

Sports Briefs July 11

Saturday Alien Pin Night — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes Glow ball golf tourney — 5 p.m. shotgun start, Whispering Winds Sunday-Thursday Cannon Lanes closed for lane resurfacing. Monday Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and 50 percent off electric carts. Mondays and Tuesdays, now […]

Sports Briefs June 27

Friday Family bowl-a-rama — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes Saturday Cosmic family fun night — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes Monday Retiree special —Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and 50 percent off electric carts. Mondays and Tuesdays, now through Oct. 31. Nine-Hole Scramble — 5 p.m. at […]

Sports Briefs June 20

Friday Diamond Skills softball challenge — 11 a.m. at the softball fields Saturday Alien pin night — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes Sunday Ladd and Lassie tournament — 1 p.m. at Whispering Winds NASCAR Sunday — Toyota Save Mart 350 at The End Zone lounge Monday Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID […]

Sports Briefs May 30

Friday Family Bowl-a-Rama — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes Saturday Cosmic Family Fun Night — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes Monday Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and 50 percent off electric carts. Mondays and Tuesdays, now through Oct. 31. Tuesday Retiree special — Golfers […]

Sports briefs May 23

Friday Nine-hole shootout — 5 p.m., Whispering Winds. Joe Cannon Memorial Golf Tournament — Noon: Sign-up deadline, Whispering Winds. Saturday Liberty Pool — Opens for season on base; season passes available. Joe Cannon Memorial Golf Tournament — 7 a.m. shotgun start, Whispering Winds. 2-4-1 Night — 5-9 p.m., Cannon Lanes. Bowl two games for the […]

Sports Briefs May 16

Saturday Armed Forces Day Special — 5 p.m. Cannon Lanes. Bowl two games for the price of one, with an active duty or retiree military ID card. Armed Forces Day Spin-A-Thon — 9:30 a.m. Fitness Center. Monday Soccer Kick Competition — 11 a.m. Fitness Center Nine-hole Scramble — 5 p.m. shotgun start, Whispering Winds. Retiree […]

Taboo subjects always game for discussion

By Kevin Wilson, Freedom New Mexico Two things I always get in trouble for discussing too passionately are sports and politics. I never learn. l My favorite episode of “Cheers” prominently involves the Boston Celtics, as former Celtic great Kevin McHale loses his on-court focus due to a bar-room conversation about the number of bolts […]

Sports briefs May 9

Saturday Alien Pin Night — 5 p.m. Cannon Lanes. Sunday Ladd and Lassie Nine Hole Scramble — 1 p.m. Whispering Winds. Monday Racquetball Tournament — 11 a.m. Fitness Center. Nine-hole Scramble — 5 p.m. shotgun start, Whispering Winds. Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and […]

Sports briefs May 2

Saturday Family Fun Night — 5 p.m. Cannon Lanes. Monday Free Throw Competition — 11 a.m. Fitness Center Nine-hole Scramble — 5 p.m. shotgun start, Whispering Winds. Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and 50 percent off electric carts. Mondays and Tuesdays, now through Oct. […]

ENMU cowboy tough enough for ESPN event

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By Thomas Garcia, PNT Staff Reporter An Eastern New Mexico University Rodeo student, might not have won the Fox Sports Network’s 2008 Toughest Cowboy contest, but he’s still pretty tough. Jared Green made it to the semifinal rounds of the contest in Nashville, before being eliminated by Shane Proctor, of Grand Coulee, Wash., who won […]

Sports Briefs April 25

Saturday Cosmic Family Fun Night — 5 p.m. Cannon Lanes. Monday Nine-hole Scramble — 5 p.m. Shotgun start, Whispering Winds. Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and 50 percent off electric carts. Mondays and Tuesdays only for April-October. Tuesday Retiree special — Golfers with a […]

Sports briefs April 18

Saturday Kite Karnival — 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Doc Stewart Park. Mulligan 9-Pin No-Tap Tourney — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes. Sunday Ladd and Lassie 9-Hole Scramble — 1 p.m. Shotgun Start at Whispering Winds. Monday Nine-hole Scramble — 5 p.m. Shotgun start, Whispering Winds. Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will […]