Dallas Baptist tops Zias

CNJ staff DALLAS — Mandy Gomez scored twice in the second half on Saturday, rallying Dallas Baptist to a 3-2 victory over Eastern New Mexico in women’s college soccer. Trailing 1-0 midway through the first half, the Zias (3-4) got goals from freshman forward Leslie Weber and senior midfielder Anna Funck in a span of […]

ENMU WOMEN’S SOCCER: Sisters hope to help Zias reach postseason

By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer PORTALES — In her first three years, senior midfielder Anna Funck has helped the Eastern New Mexico University women’s soccer program make steady improvement. This season, she hopes to get extra help from her sister, April. The Funcks, both graduates of Amarillo High, are the first pair of sisters […]

Zias control play most of way, blank Pueblo

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ENMU forward Jessica Rosas brings the ball back to avoid the defense of Colorado State-Pueblo defender Sara Miller in the second half of Sunday’s women’s soccer match in Portales. (Freedom Newspapers: Kevin Wilson) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer PORTALES — The difference between a one-goal lead and a two-goal margin in soccer can sometimes […]

Zias hold on to beat Colorado Christian

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Zia forward Megan Dozier tries to beat Colorado Christian goalkeeper Allison Cox in the first half of Friday’s game. (Freedom Newspapers: Kevin Wilson) By Dave Wagner: Freedom Newspapers PORTALES — Anna Funck said she felt pretty good going into Friday’s match against Colorado Christian. Good thing for the Eastern New Mexico University women’s soccer team, […]

Zias win in final tuneup

CNJ STAFF PORTALES — Freshman midfielder Anna Funck scored a hat trick Saturday as the first-year Eastern New Mexico University soccer program completed its preseason scrimmage schedule with a 3-0 victory over the Lubbock Ice Club team at the ENMU soccer field. The Zias, who finished the preseason with a 1-2 record, open the regular […]