7-8th graders take 4th at NAYS event

By QCS Staff

The seventh and eighth grade girls from Tucumcari placed fourth Saturday in the eighth grade division of the annual North American Youth Sports basketball tournament held in Albuquerque.

The first game was lost against the Raptors, the second game was won against the Lady Eagles and the third game was lost against Applesaucy Alligatorz.

Competition was among six teams in the eighth grade division. said coach Yvette Fazekas. Players were: Michelle Fazekas, Laura Fought, Elizabeth Smith, Kaddidi Ulibarri, Stephanie Garcia, Sara Enriquez, Erika Tafoya and Anna Grady.
Co-coaching were Heather Ferguson.

Point leaders
Fazekas 16 points
Fought 9 points