Rattler teams lose to Fort Sumner

William Thompson The Tucumcari High School Boys and Girls basketball teams opened their season at Fort Sumner on a losing note. The Fort Sumner boys beat the Rattlers 62-47 and the Ft. Sumner girls beat the Lady Rattlers 61-24. Boys It was a fast-paced Rattler style of game, but the Foxes of Fort Sumner scored […]

House boys win, girls lose to Floyd

TV Hagenah It was a split decision for House basketball as they played the Clovis High School junior varsity in House’s second basketball game of the season. The House boys won 57-50 and the girls lost 38-31. Boys According to Head Boys Basketball Coach Steve Foust the game was a close one until the final […]

Coyotes try new gym

William Thompson The San Jon High School boys and girls basketball teams played their first games in their new gymnasium Tuesday. Both teams lost as the Floyd Broncos came calling. The San Jon boys lost 76-67 while the San Jon girls lost 70-41. Boys The Coyotes were in control most of the game, but the […]

All-District Academic listed in Volleyball

TV Hagenah Volleyball players from throughout the class “A” schools of Quay County were named to the All District Academic lists recently. Nine volleyball players from House were listed, six were listed from Logan and five were listed from San Jon. Listed as All-District Academic Volleyball House Lisa Chesher, Kimberly Lyons, Heather Wooldridge, Tracy Baker, […]

Cowboys, Cowgirls lose first game of season

William Thompson The House High School boys and girls basketball teams dropped games to Dora recently. A starter for the Cowgirls is missing the early part of the season and the Cowboys’ leading scorer missed the entire third quarter against the Coyotes. Boys Dora defeated House 71-50. Coach Steve Foust said his son Nathan, who […]

Rattlers show stuff at intra-squad scrimmage

William Thompson The Tucumcari High School boys and girls basketball teams held intra-squad scrimmages Monday evening at the Tucumcari Elementary School gym. Boys’ coach John Span said he liked the energy level of his players while girls coach Alicia Trujillo said her players need more work. Boys Hustle is the name of the game for […]

Rattler boys ready for season

William Thompson The Tucumcari High School boys’ basketball team has a date with Elida Nov. 29 and this Monday they will be having a purple-gold scrimmage at Tucumcari Elementary School gym to which the public is invited. The scrimmage will begin at 5:30 p.m. Monday. Head Coach John Span will have his varsity players set […]

Seven area girls named All District

TV Hagenah Five girls playing on Quay County “A” volleyball teams were named to the All District Volleyball squad. Two more were named as honorable mention. Named to the team from Quay County were Shannan Lane and Lindsey Lee from House, Renee Sanders and Raynee Rachor from Logan and Ja Tawn Slutz from San Jon. […]

Rattlers want to win

William Thompson The Tucumcari High School Girls’ basketball team had that winning feeling only once last year in a disappointing season. Head Coach Alicia Trujillo said her players are looking to improve this season. “They are at the point where they are tired of losing,” said Trujillo. “I am a lot more excited. They are […]

Father, son head House hoops honchos

William Thompson The House Cowboys basketball team, coached by Steve Foust, returns three seniors this season and the Cowgirls, coached by Marc Foust, return with two starters and a senior. Both coaches say their teams will be competitive. Boys The Cowboys will be led by seniors Jon Widmark, Shannon Byrum and Nathan Foust, another of […]