Portales girls lose in Roswell

FREEDOM NEWSPAPERS ROSWELL — Playing their fifth game on the road in six nights, including their second in two nights in Roswell, the Portales Lady Rams fell short Tuesday night when Roswell High held on late for a 54-48 victory. Portales (3-5), which beat Roswell Goddard 58-32 on Monday night, erased a nine-point deficit at […]

Floyd, Melrose begin state 1A bids

By Dave Wagner Temple Baptist’s next close game this season will be its first. The defending Class 1A state runnerup Roadrunners have cruised to a 29-0 record heading into today’s 8 p.m. 1A boys state quarterfinal match against Floyd at Albuquerque’s Valley High School, and only one — a nine-point verdict against Magdalena — has […]

Late Saturday prep basketball summaries

CNJ STAFF District 4-1A Girls Grady (20-3, 6-0) — Jennifer Blackburn 2 0-0 4, Taris Pond 1 1-2 3, Aerial Verble 0 1-2 1, Jessalyn Murray 1 0-0 2, Brittany Bailey 5 4-8 18, Stephanie Bailey 4 5-5 13, Heather Blackburn 7 2-3 16, Brooke Bailey 0 0-0 0. Totals 20 13-20 57. Logan — […]

Prep summaries

CNJ staff Girls District 4-1A Grady 66, House 45 House — Sara Lee 3 2-3 9, Lindsey Lee 5 8-9 19, Kimberly Lyons 0 1-2 1, Krista O’Steen 5 3-4 13, Shannon Lane 0 1-2 1, Tracy Baker 0 0-0 0, Kara Hendrickson 0 2-2 2. Totals 13 17-22 45. Grady (18-3, 5-0) — Kat […]

Weekend area prep basketball summaries

CNJ STAFF Saturday Girls New Mexico Non-district Fort Sumner 62, Dexter 40 Fort Sumner (14-4) — Kayla Britain 3 0-0 6, Keri Ann Gammill 1 0-0 2, Leslie Wood 2 1-1 5, Shannon Wilson 2 0-0 4, Tobea Patterson 5 1-2 15, Sandy Fortner 6 2-2 15, Lindsay Mansell 3 0-0 7, Kelly Fortner 2 […]

Thursday area prep basketball summaries

CNJ STAFF Grady 64, Clovis Christian 21 Grady (14-3) — Jennifer Blackburn 3 9-10 16, Taris Pond 7 0-0 14, Aerial Verble 3 0-0 6, Jessalyn Murray 5 0-0 10, Brittany Bailey 3 0-0 7, Stehanie Bailey 2 0-0 4, Heather Blackburn 3 0-0 7, Brooke Bailey 0 0-4 0. Totals 26 9-14 64. Clovis […]

Saturday area prep basketball summaries

CNJ STAFF Girls New Mexico Non-district San Jon 62, Clovis Christian 25 Clovis Christian (4-9) — Tasha Daale 0 1-2 1, Mollie Peterson 1 0-1 2, Samantha Barnett 2 1-2 5, Tiffani Medeiros 1 4-4 6, Rachel Daale 3 1-2 7, Jennifer Jacoby 2 0-0 4. Totals 9 7-11 25. San Jon — JaTawn Slutz […]

Friday area prep basketball summaries

CNJ STAFF Boys New Mexico Non-district Gateway Christian 85, Clovis Christian 25 Roswell Gateway Christian — Jevon Hunter 8 0-0 22, Aaron Hunter 16 1-1 35, Jared Olive 2 0-1 4, Ray Vaz 4 0-0 10, Gabriel Hatcher 4 0-0 8, John Hale 0 0-0 0, Lizandro Feliciano 3 0-1 6. Totals 37 1-3 85. […]

Wednesday EPAC summaries, capsules

CNJ STAFF At Texico Second round Girls Fort Sumner 66, Melrose 32 Melrose (3-9) — Zanessa Dodd 1, Schuyler Cochran 3, Allison Cochran 10, Audrey Hemminger 18. Totals 12 7-14 32. Fort Sumner (8-3) — Keri Ann Gammill 2, Shannon Wilson 4, Tobea Patterson 6, Sandy Fortner 25, Lindsay Mansell 7, Kelly fortner 12, Laurel […]

Tuesday area prep basketball summaries

CNJ STAFF Girls Clovis 62, Amarillo Tascosa 21 Tascosa (4-13) — Averi Raleigh 0 1-2 1, Briley Miller 0 0-0 0, Jordan Allen 0 0-1 0, Courtney Bragdon 0 0-0 0, Michelle Taylor 0 0-0 0, Lindsey McNeely 0 0-0 0, Heather Lopez 0 0-0 0, Courtney Sanders 2 1-2 7, Jasmine Johnson 0 0-0 […]

CHS holiday tournament summaries

CNJ STAFF Boys Milk Cow Classic Quarterfinals Los Lunas 71, Amarillo Tascosa 61 Tascosa (5-8) — Kellen Morgan 11, Nick Gardner 8, Jason Harris 9, Josh Spencer 10, J.R. Scott 5, Jeffery Gilmore 5, Ben McColloch 9, Lonnell Edwards 4. Totals 22 9-13 61. Los Lunas (4-6) — Isaiah Herrera 21, Ron Ortiz 6, Richard […]

Rio Rancho’s Rode California bound

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Rio Rancho senior Brio Rode has her team off to an 8-0 start headed into today’s semifinals of the Plateau Holiday Classic at The Rock. CNJ photo by Eric Kluth. By Dave Wagner Brio Rode has done almost everything she can at Rio Ranch, except win a Class 5A girls state basketball title. Surrounded by […]

CHS holiday tournament capsules

CNJ STAFF Boys * The Los Lunas Tigers outscored Amarillo Tascosa 29-15 in the fourth quarter to beat the Rebels 71-61. Richard Davis scored 22 points and Isaiah Herrera 21 for Los Lunas (4-6), while Isaiah Garcia added four 3-pointers and 15 points. * Rio Rancho dominated the first and third quarters and cruised past […]

Friday area prep basketball scores, summaries

CNJ STAFF Boys Clovis 93, Moriarty 66 Texico 74, Logan 37 Farwell 70, Happy 26 Amarillo River Road 58, Muleshoe 52 Tucumcari Tournament Consolation semifinals Tucumcari JV 71, Fort Sumner 63 Girls Texico 57, Logan 27 Grady 79, Roswell Gateway Christian 12 Happy 60, Farwell 47 Muleshoe 83, Amarillo River Road 39 Santa Rosa Tournament […]

Tuesday’s area prep, college basketball summaries

CNJ STAFF Prep Girls Farwell 34, Whitharral 31 Whitharral — Polk 0 0-0 , Barker 0 0-0 0, Vargas 2 0-0 4, Branch 2 1-2 5, Burleson 0 0-0 0, Dukatnuk 1 0-1 2, Kirkland 4 4-4 12, Rutledge 1 4-4 6, Martin 1 0-0 2. Totals 11 9-11 31. Farwell (5-7) — Micah Christian […]

Thursday area prep summaries

CNJ STAFF Prep summaries Thursday Boys Capital City Invitational First round Clovis 60, St. Michael’s 33 Clovis (7-0) — Bud Willis 9 0-0 18, Tizrick Phillips 0 0-0 0, Zac Watters 3 2-2 8, Jacob Jones 0 0-0 0, Elliott Hita 0 0-1 0, John Props 1 0-0 3, Justin Pinckney 7 0-0 15, Dominique […]

Tuesday’s prep summaries

CNJ staff Girls Clovis 57, Levelland 34 Levelland (7-4) — Babs Paxton 0 0-0 0, Susan Brashear 0 0-0 0, Lyndsie Myatt 0 2-2 2, Deborah Hughes 3 0-0 6, Nicole Jones 0 0-0 0, Erin Methvin 3 0-0 6, Chelsea Brashear 5 3-4 13, Kim Brackens 90 0-0 0. Totals 13 7-9 34. Clovis […]

Prep basketball summaries

Friday Boys Clovis 64, Amarillo Tascosa 42 Clovis (2-0) — Bud Willis 3 3-6 9, Tizrick Phillips 1 0-0 2, Zac Watters 3 1-3 7, Jordan Moore 2 2-2 7, Wendell Belford 0 0-0 0, Justin Pinckney 9 1-2 19, Chris Finch 0 0-0 0, Dominique Easterlin 6 4-5 16, Jermaine Davis 1 2-2 4. […]