Zias’ Schiely earns All-LSC South berth

CNJ staff RICHARDSON, Texas — Senior middle blocker Lindsay Schiely represented Eastern New Mexico University on the All-Lone Star Conference South Division volleyball team, released monday by the league office. Junior middle blocker Grace George represented the Zias on the second team. South Division and LSC tournament champion Abilene Christian led the way with four […]

Zias rally to subdue Rambelles


ENMU senior Lindsay Schiely hits the ball as Angelo State’s Amber Smith rises to defend in the fourth game of Thursday’s Lone Star Conference South Division match at Greyhound Arena. (Freedom Newspapers: Kevin Wilson) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer PORTALES — Letting a quick 9-1 lead get away in Thursday night’s first game didn’t […]

Zias fall at Tarleton State

CNJ staff STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Desiree Reed compiled 24 kills and 17 digs Saturday afternoon to lift Tarleton State to a 30-26, 29-31, 30-25, 30-21 win over Eastern New Mexico University in Lone Star Conference South Division volleyball. Julie Hamilton added 14 kills and three aces for the TexAnns (16-15, 2-7 South). ENMU (7-18, 2-6) […]

Lady Buffs topple Zias

CNJ staff CANYON, Texas — West Texas A&M extended its winning streak to seven matches and completed a season-sweep of Eastern New Mexico University Thursday night with a 30-24, 30-28, 30-18 victory over the Zias in Lone Star Conference South Division volleyball. Rachel Altman collected 15 kills, eight digs and five block assists for the […]

Zias cruise past winless Panhandle State

By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University’s Mike Maguire downplayed his 400th victory as a college head coach. Maguire’s Zias had little trouble dispatching winless Oklahoma Panhandle State 30-19, 30-17, 30-23 Tuesday night at Greyhound Arena. ENMU (7-15) returns to the rugged Lone Star Conference South Division Thursday night at […]

Zias notch win over Chaparrals


ENMU freshman Rhea Wortman places a kill between the defense of Lubbock Christian’s Ashley Dyer (left) and Noelle Christensen in the second game of Tuesday’s match at Greyhound Arena. (Freedom Newspapers: Kevin Wilson) By Dave Wagner: CNJ sports writer PORTALES — Facing a fifth game for the second consecutive match, the Eastern New Mexico University […]

Zias capture division opener

By Kevin Wilson: Freedom Newspapers PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University freshman volleyball player Rhea Wortman points to better chemistry for the team’s recent success. Her coach hopes that chemistry hasn’t produced fool’s gold. The Zias trailed only three times Thursday night and rode a steady attack from Wortman, Lindsay Schiely and Grace George to […]

Zias avenge loss to Wayland Baptist

CNJ staff PORTALES — Lindsay Schiely pounded out 21 kills Tuesday night to lead Eastern New Mexico University’s volleyball team past Wayland Baptist 30-25, 27-30, 34-32, 30-26 at Greyhound Arena. The win was the third in the last five matches for the Zias (3-8), and avenged a season-opening loss in four games against the Pioneers […]

Zias post first volleyball wins of season

CNJ staff ABILENE, Texas — Senior Lindsay Schiely capped a strong performance with a match-clinching kill Friday to give Eastern New Mexico University a 30-16, 23-30, 27-30, 30-26, 18-16 win over Texas Woman’s in the Lone Star Conference’s volleyball crossover tournament on Friday. Earlier, the Zias (2-6) picked up their first win of the sason, […]

Chaparrals defeat Zias

CNJ staff LUBBOCK — Kenee Carter and Meagan Kamplain each collected 11 kills Tuesday night as Lubbock Christian cruised past Eastern New Mexico University 30-19, 30-22, 30-19 in women’s college volleyball. Setter Noelle Christensen added 18 assists for the Chaparrals (7-2). The Zias (0-3), who led only briefly early in the third game, were led […]