Fort Sumner sweeps 1A track titles


Junior Tobea Patterson helped Fort Sumner’s girls finish third in the Class 1A state medley relay. Photo by Andrew Chavez THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ALBUQUERQUE — Consensus can be a hard thing to come by in a small town melting pot like Fort Sumner. Unless you’re talking about the town’s youth. Then everyone’s on the same […]

Injury breaks up twin terrors


Fort Sumner junior Sandy Fortner is the Class 2A state record holder in the long jump. Photo courtesy of Andrew Chavez/ By Rick White Sandy and Kelly Fortner have been twin terrors since they burst onto the state track scene as precocious eighth-graders four years ago. The past two seasons the speedy sisters and identical […]