Rattlers, Lady Rattlers prep for state

QCSun staff

The Tucumcari Rattlers placed first and second during the district 6 AA track meet and are set to compete Friday and Saturday at state competition in Albuquerque.

The Lady Rattlers clinched the district championship with a 148-128 win over the Texico Lady Wolverines.

The Rattlers took second in district standings behind the Texico Wolverines.

Girls team standings:

1. Tucumcari – 148

2. Texico – 128

3. Santa Rosa – 69

4. Clayton – 65

Boys team standings:

1. Texico – 170

2. Tucumcari – 157

3. Santa Rosa – 60

4. Clayton – 37

Quay County athletes qualifying for state A-AA competition:


Logan boys

Andrew Aguilera

Rylan Calbert

Kristofer Cordova

Dennis Earle

Anthony Egerton

Tyler Gurley

Brandon Miller

Andy Rinestine

Tanner Sorrels

Wyatt Strand

Logan girls

Emily Collins

Nicole Collins

Whitney Cordova

Cassandra Evans

Mikyla Galvan

Jessica Gonzales

Marissa Miller

Shana Sorrels

Leah Taylor

Katelyn Young

San Jon boys

Bobby Benally

Jacob Benally

Bryan Foust


Tucumcari boys

Chris Apodaca

Dimitri Chappell

Travis Garcia

Zach Hurd

Michael Marroquin

Jakus Martinez

Zach McElroy

Angelo Montano

David Pacheco

Dominic Pacheco

Matthew Pacheco

Steve Urioste

Dalton Wood

Tucumcari girls

Karely Acosta

Taylor Atwood

Holly Binkley

Carla Chavez

Brook Dow

Michelle Fazekas

Mariah Garcia

Lorri Harman

Crystal Hernandez

Rhea Jaynes

Abigaile Jimenez

Shanelle Martinez

Brandy Olivas

Kennetha Perkins

Kim Simmons

Madeline Wiegel