Amarillo High tops CHS


Clovis High’s Jasmine McDonald and Amarillo High’s Joni Unruh, left, jump for the tip off at Rock Staubus Gym on Tuesday, By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer The good news for the Clovis High girls basketball team is that it may not see a better team this season than Amarillo High. It took them a […]

Cats survive Sandies scare


Clovis High’s Layne Strebeck posts up on Amarillo High’s Jonathan Ries, right, in Tuesday’s boys match up at Rock Staubus Gym. Clovis defeated the Sandies 66-52. By Eric Butler: CNJ correspondent Based on how Clovis High started out against Amarillo High on Tuesday, a 66-52 win for the Wildcats might sound about right. But after […]

Amarillo High deals Cats pair of setbacks

CNJ staff AMARILLO — The Clovis High baseball team, idle since winning its own season-opening invitational last weekend, had a tough time Saturday in its first road trip of the season. Amarillo High pounded out 23 hits in a doubleheader and posted a 10-4, 13-3 sweep over the Wildcats, dropping them to 3-2 for the […]

Amarillo overtakes Wildcats


Clovis’ Elliott Hita battles for a loose ball with Amarillo’s Adam Highes on Saturday at Rock Staubus Gym. (CNJ staff photo: Mike Linn) By John Eisel: CNJ sports writer Shot after shot mercilessly caromed off the rim in the final two minutes Saturday night for the Clovis Wildcats. And it didn’t matter who was shooting. […]

Clovis stuns Sandies in tourney finals


Clovis seniuor point guard Bud Willis shoots a jumper in the first half of Friday’s game against Abilene Cooper. Willis was one of three Wildcats named to the all-tournament team. CNJ photo by Rick White. CNJ STAFF CANYON — Clovis coach J.D. Isler wasn’t ready to rank it with David knocking off Goliath. He did, […]