CHS VOLLEYBALL: Goddard turns back Lady Cats

CNJ staff ROSWELL — The Clovis Lady Wildcats couldn’t overcome a sluggish start, and once-beaten Roswell Goddard went on to post a 25-12, 25-21, 25-23 on Thursday night. The Lady Cats (8-8) made the trip without ailing senior outside hitter Siobhan Flatow, and coach Darrel Ray said they struggled to adjust to her absence. “She’s […]

Cats post victory over Goddard

1159599459-9-30-fbl-chs-god0133.ad_.jpg

Manuel Robles ran for 161 yards, including touchdown runs of 67 and 52 yards, in Clovis’ win over Goddard on Friday night. (CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Greg Price: CNJ sports writer What happened: After a poor defensive showing in the first half, Clovis stepped up in the second half to beat Class 4A […]

CHS GIRLS SOCCER: Goddard blanks Lady Cats

CNJ staff ROSWELL — The Clovis High girls held off Roswell Goddard for a half Tuesday night, but the roof finally fell in. Goddard’s Kendra Jones broke a scoreless tie three minutes into the second half and the Lady Rockets went on to a 3-0 win, their second shutout of the Lady Wildcats in four […]

CHS GIRLS SOCCER: Lady Rockets fire past Clovis

1159080476-9-24-gsoc-chs-god.ad_.jpg

Clovis High’s Jordan Garrett, left, battles for the ball as Roswell Goddard’s China Rose falls to the ground during Saturday’s girls match at Yucca Soccer Complex. (CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Eric Butler: CNJ correspondent Visiting Roswell Goddard may have dominated play against Clovis in the first ten minutes of a girls soccer match […]

CHS VOLLEYBALL: Lady Cats can’t stop Goddard

1158905887-9-22-CHS-VB-vs-Goddard-1WEB.jpg

Clovis freshman Antiesha Brown hits around the block of Roswell Goddard’s Laura Fry (10) and Jamie Edgett during Thursday’s match at Rock Staubus Gym. (CNJ staff photo: Tony Bullocks) By Eric Butler: CNJ correspondent Nobody celebrates a kill shot quite like Clovis’ Siobhan Flatow. But even her fist-pumping was noticeably muted after she hit one […]

Clovis, Portales gain semifinals

1149313441-6-3-CHS-Summer-Baseball1.jpg

Clovis’ Jonathan Ware pitches to a Levelland hitter during Friday’s Clovis Invitational tournament at Bell Park. (CNJ staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer Cade Wheeler didn’t get off to the kind of start on Friday that he’d hoped for on the mound. Leave it to an older hand to help him […]

Lady Cats take twin bill

1142412935-web-chs-softball2-3_15_06.jpg

Clovis High sophomore Samantha Ramos hits the ground after diving to catch a pop fly to end the fifth inning in the opener of Tuesday’s doubleheader against Roswell Goddard at Lady Wildcat Softball Complex. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer Clovis High senior Rachelle Urban had a nice, comfortable outing […]

Cats capture season-opening tourney

CNJ staff HOBBS — Clovis High senior Jordan Moore is off to a flying start. Taking the leadership role on the Wildcats’ golf team after the graduation of five-year veterans Travis Reid and Guillermo Chavez, Moore posted a two-under-par round of 35-35 — 70 on Monday for the day’s top score, pacing the Cats to […]

Three’s enough for PHS seniors

By Jesse Wolfersberger: Freedom Newspapers LBUQUERQUE — No point in being greedy, according to Portales senior Morgan Hill, after she helped the Lady Rams to win their third Class 3A state title in four years. Portales made it to the finals in 2005, but was upset by Santa Fe Indian School. “I don’t want to […]

Cats roll to win over Goddard

1136705705-web-chs-bball8-1_8_06.jpg

Clovis’ Bryce Hill releases the ball for two points during the second half of Saturday’s game against Roswell Goddard at Rock Staubus Gymnasium. (CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth) CNJ staff Despite a broken bone in his right hand, Jaden Isler wasn’t going to wait three weeks to return to action. The Clovis High sophomore guard […]