Fillies top Lady Blue, advance to playoffs

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Bovina’s Lucero Saucedo takes a shot over Farwell’s Salida Edwards during Saturday’s game at Rock Staubus Gym. Bovina clinched a playoff berth and ended Farwell’s season with the 63-57 win. (CNJ staff photo: Jesse Wolfersberger) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer It’s been a long time since Bovina’s girls had beaten Farwell. Now they’ve done […]

PREP ROUNDUP: Fillies, Lady Blue to have playoff in Clovis

CNJ staff Game of the night The Bovina Fillies forced a one-game playoff for the Texas District 3-1A girls No. 2 playoff berth on Tuesday night with a 51-38 victory over the Lady Blue in Bovina. Jessica Bachicha, a 5-7 junior forward, led a balanced attack for Bovina (18-10, 5-3) with 15 points. The teams […]

Texico topples Bovina

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Texico’s Stephanie Vega hits the floor for a loose ball as Bovina’s Hilda Quintero falls over her during the second half of their game Thursday in the Farwell Invitational Basketball Tournament in Farwell. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer FARWELL — Texico’s size proved to be a little too much […]

Lady Bronchos hand Bovina 78-40 setback

CNJ STAFF GRADY — Jennifer Blackburn, Taris Pond and Stephanie Bailey all scored 16 points Friday night as Grady’s girls rolled to a season-opening 78-40 win over the Bovina Fillies. The Lady Bronchos held Bovina (0-2) to just four second-quarter points in building a 40-16 halftime lead. Aerial Verbel gave Grady four players in double […]