Lady Coyotes rip Lovington 66-28; De La Cerda scores game-high 31 as Roswell captures District 4-5A district tournament title

February 24, 2017 • Local SportsComments (0)

Above: Jaedyn De La Cerda scores on a fast break in the opening minutes of the Lady Coyotes’ dominating 66-28 win over the Lovington Lady Wildcats Friday night in the Coyote Den. De La Cerda scored a game-high 31 points and was named the District 4-5A Most Valuable Player for the 2016-17 season. (Shawn Naranjo [&hellip...

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Coyotes host Artesia for District 4-5A tourney title tonight in the Den

February 24, 2017 • Local SportsComments (0)

Roswell senior wing Chris Mesquita blocks a shot by Goddard’s Tommy Madrid during the Coyotes’ win over the Rockets’ on Feb. 10. The Coyotes welcome the Artesia Bulldogs to the Coyote Den tonight at 6 p.m. for the District 4-5A tournament...


Broncos rally for 8-7 win vs. Dodge City

February 24, 2017 • Local SportsComments (0)

NMMI pinch runner Tony Galindo is tagged out at the plate by Dodge City catcher Dauson Tate after an eighth-inning single to left-center by Luis Rivera during the Broncos’ 8-7 win over the visiting Conquistadors Friday at NMMI Ballpark. The two teams...


Lady Rockets fall flat against Lovington; Lovington knocks Goddard out of District 4-5A tourney, returns to face Roswell tonight

February 23, 2017 • Local SportsComments (0)

Above: Lady Rocket sophomore Bailey Beene goes airborne as she attempts a shot early in the District 4-5A semifinal matchup against the visiting Lady ‘Cats Thursday. (Shawn Naranjo Photo) Below: Goddard junior Camaryn Villalpando pulls down a rebound...


Hagerman tops Gateway 58-49

February 23, 2017 • Local SportsComments (0)

Above: Bobcat sophomore forward Jakob Bejarano scores in the first half of the District 4-2A tournament semifinal against the Gateway Christian Warriors Thursday night in Hagerman. The Bobcats won 58-49 and will travel to Jal for the district tourney title...


Demons outlast Tularosa 51-46

February 23, 2017 • Local SportsComments (0)

Dexter senior post Dayton Harris scores the final points of the night during the Demons’ 51-46 victory over the visiting Tularosa Wildcats Thurday night at Lewis Gym in Dexter. Harris finished with a game-high 20 points. The Demons will travel to Eunice for...


Roswell Chaos U11 dominates in Bernalillo

February 23, 2017 • Local SportsComments (0)

The Roswell Chaos U11 girls travel soccer team took the top spot at the Classic FC Spring Cup 2017 in Bernalillo last weekend, placing first out of five teams with a 4-0 record. The Chaos allowed just one goal throughout the tournament while scoring 15 — 11...


Big night of hoops in the county

February 22, 2017 • Local SportsComments (0)

Above: Goddard senior Desi Flores scores to break a tie with Artesia during the first half of the Lady Rockets’ 64-43 victory over the Artesia Lady Bulldogs Friday. Goddard hosts Lovington tonight at 6 p.m. with the winner playing Roswell in the Coyote Den...


Warriors crash boards, top Tatum 75-53

February 21, 2017 • Local SportsComments (0)

Above: Gateway junior Alonzo Grajeda splits the Tatum defense for an easy two points during the Warriors’ 75-53 district tournament victory over the visiting Coyotes Tuesday night at GCS’s Red Rock Center. Grajeda led the Warriors with 25 points. Gateway...


Rockets battle back, but fall to ‘Cats; Rockets rally from big halftime deficit to push Lovington to the edge

February 21, 2017 • Local SportsComments (0)

Goddard junior center Dalin Stanford (44) looks to steal the ball from a Lovington player while senior forward Ethan Coombes helps apply defensive pressure during the Rockets’ 62-55 loss to the Wildcats Tuesday night in Lovington. (Beau Bearden Photo/Hobbs...