Chavez, Reid eye 5A state golf title

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Clovis High School seniors Travis Reid and Guillermo Chavez, left to right, hope to bring a state championship in golf to Clovis. CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth By Eric Butler: CNJ correspondent After five years of playing against each other, you’d think a clear favorite could be established when Clovis High’s Guillermo Chavez and Travis […]

Cats win 4-5A golf title again

CNJ STAFF ALBUQUERQUE — Solid ball-striking helped Clovis High senior Guillermo Chavez make up for a few hiccups in his putting game as he shot the day’s only round under-par to lead the Wildcats to their fifth straight District 4-5A boys golf title. Chavez fired a 2-under 70 Monday at Arroyo Del Oso Golf Course, […]

Birdie blitz propels Wildcats

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Clovis High School senior Guillermo Chavez watches his putt on the back nine during the Clovis Invitational Golf Tournament on Thursday at Clovis Municipal Golf Course. Chavez shot a 71 to win. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer The Clovis High boys golf team struggled to get going Thursday, finding its […]

Clovis run at Ruidoso ends at four

CNJ staff RUIDOSO — Clovis senior Travis Reid made a late charge to earn his first tournament win of the season Tuesday at the Leroy Gooch Invitational golf tournament. Reid birdied three of his last four holes, including No. 18, and shot a 1-over-par 73 at the Links at Sierra Blanca. His two-day total of […]

Clovis captures Lovington Invite

CNJ staff LOVINGTON — A short course and near perfect conditions helped the Clovis boys shot 11-over par as a team Thursday en route to their second straight tournament title. Senior Travis Reid led the way for the Wildcats, who shot a season-best 295 on the 6,440-yard, par 71 layout at Lovington Country Club. Reid […]

Wildcats second in Albuquerque

CNJ Staff ALBUQUERQUE — Clovis finished second Monday in the Albuquerque Public Schools Invitational golf tournament on a day when 40 to 50 mph winds sent scores skyrocketing. Despite placing only one individual golfer in the top eight, Class 4A Los Alamos won the 13-team tournament by 15 strokes over Clovis with a 316 on […]

Clovis golfers believe they have talent to win title

By Dave Wagner: Freedom Newspapers Clovis High boys golf coach George Simmons knows what he can count on from seniors and five-year varsity players Travis Reid and Guillermo Chavez. If the Wildcats are consistently able to put a couple of good scores with them this season, they’ll be in business. Reid won the state title […]

Reid, Douglas

Douglas Reid Services: Have been held. Mr. Douglas Ray Reid, 34, of Clovis, died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on Oct. 30, 1970, in Clovis, to Gary Don and Zane Reid. He married Christal Gutierrez on June 17, 1994, in Clovis. Family members said he loved […]

Reid, Ruth

Ruth Reid Services: Have been held. Mrs. Ruth I. Reid, 89, of Farwell, died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2004, at Farwell Convalescent Center. She was born on Aug. 25, 1915, in Wellington, Texas, to Oliver and Sadie Tucker. She married Wilson Levi Reid on Nov. 15, 1931, in Reydon, Roger Mills County, Okla. Until 1961, she […]

For 55 years, men in Clovis have met outside of church to study the Bible

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Don Reid studies from Hebrews chapter 11 Thursday as he prepares his lesson for the Clovis men’s Bible class Sunday. Reid’s lesson will be titled “How big was Abraham’s faith?” By Tova Fruchtman: CNJ Staff writer In 1949, I.D. Johnson, Ed Dillon, Lloyd Potter and Tom Seery decided the weekly Bible study in their homes […]

Wildcats closing in on district title

By Eric Butler: CNJ Correspondent ALBUQUERQUE — While District 4-5A football race is decidedly up for grabs, Clovis made sure it was still at the top and Sandia at the bottom by taking a 30-0 road victory. The Wildcats scored on each of their first three offensive possessions for a 16-0 cushion at halftime. Two […]

Gunshot victim in critical condition

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Clovis Police Officer Melissa Breyette picks up evidence markers at the scene of a shooting Friday night at the Coco Apartments on the corner of 10th and Reid streets in Clovis. (Staff photo: Eric Kluth) By David Irvin: CNJ staff writer A Clovis man is in critical condition at a Lubbock hospital after being shot […]

Carlyle, Lillian

Lillian Carlyle Services:,/b> Have been held. Lillian Rose Carlyle, infant, of Clovis, died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004, in Dallas. She was born on Sept. 8, 2004, in Dallas, to Jason and Rebecca Reid Carlyle. Survivors include her parents; grandparents, Doug and Ritchie Reid of Clovis and Glenn and Robbie Carlyle of Plano, Texas; great-grandparents, Billie […]

Cats romp into win column

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Clovis’ Travis Reid got the Wildcats on the socreboard with a field goal in the first quarter against Highland Saturday at Milne Stadium in Albuquerque. Albuquerque Journal photo by Greg Sorber. By John Eisel: CNJ sports writer ALBUBUERQUE — It may have taken a few more games than fans and players would have liked, but […]

CHS senior earns spot in U.S. Junior Amateur

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CNJ staff Clawing his way from three strokes down, Clovis High senior Travis Reid survived a bogey on the final hole to win a U.S. Junior Amateur qualifying tournament Tuesday at La Paloma Golf Course in Amarillo. The victory earns him a trip to the national event next month in San Francisco. Reid said he […]

Portales golfer on par with big boys

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Ryan Hohn, 17, of Clovis, tees off on the ninth hole during Sun Country Junior PGA tournament Wednesday at Clovis Municipal Golf Course. CNJ photo by Eric Kluth. By Rick White Not much bigger than the average Callaway driver, pint-sized Portales golfer Will Archibeque is adjusting to playing with the big boys. Riding back-to-back birdies […]

Chavez ties for ninth, Reid ties for 16th in AJGA event

CNJ STAFF ALBUQUERQUE — Clovis High seniors Guillermo Chavez and Travis Reid finished in ties for ninth and 16th place, respectively, in the American Junior Golf Association’s Southwestern Junior tournament at Isleta Eagle Golf Course. The 54-hole event concluded on Friday, with Jeffrey Edelman of Southlake, Texas, shooting a six-under-par 210 and taking the title […]

Clovis golfers challenging for lead

CNJ staff ALBUQUERQUE — A pair of Clovis golfers and high-school teammates are within striking distance of the lead after the first round of the AJGA Southwest Junior tournament Wednesday at Isleta Eagle Golf Course. Guillermo Chavez shot a 69 and is tied for second with six others, one stroke back of leader Cornelius Carroll […]

CHS’ Reid captures 5A state golf title; Cats fourth

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Clovis High junior Travis Reid, shown in a tournament at Municipal Golf Course earlier this month, held on for the boys individual championship in Class 5A state golf on Tuesday in Farmington. CNJ file photo CNJ STAFF FARMINGTON — Travis Reid knew he had a state golf championship in him. Still, when it actually happened, […]

Cats outlast Carlsbad, Hobbs for district golf title

CNJ STAFF CARLSBAD — Clovis High junior Travis Reid struggled on a couple of early holes Monday and could never quite recover, but his Wildcats teammates were able to pick him up. Reid’s two bad holes left him with a round of 42-38 — 80 in the District 4-5A golf tournament at Carlsbad’s Lake Carlsbad […]