Mesalands team roper finishes 14th in nation

Staff Report A Mesalands Community College rodeo team member competed in the team roping event at the 2016 College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyoming, finishing 14th in the nation. Kyle Jurney, of Eunice, competed at the CNFR with Bobby Flores (heeler) from Cochise on June 12 – 18 at the Casper Event Center. “We […]

1A-3A 2016 State Track and Field results


2016 1A-3A boys and girls state track and field results. Tucumcari Boys 200 meter dash 8. Zedric Henderson Greene, 24.42 3200 meter run 8. Steven Chaney, 11:50.82 400 meter relay 2. Tucumcari, 45.31, 1. John Paul Garcia, 2. Zedric Henderson Greene, 3. Billy Sandoval, 4. Michael Shelton 800 meter relay 6. Tucumcari, 45.31, 1. John […]

District Sports Results— May 4


The Tucumcari Rattlers boys and girls track teams placed as District 5 3A runners-up Saturday during the district track meet in Tucumcari. The Rattler boys had eight qualify and the girls had 10 qualify to compete Friday and Saturday at the state track meet in Albuquerque. Boys Team results 1. Santa Rosa 173 2. Tucumcari […]

Local high school athletes honored


By Thomas Garcia QCS Senior Writer Coaches, players and managers of Quay County high school basketball teams competing in the 1A, 2A and 3A state tournaments received honors Thursday at the Tucumcari Elks Club. The Tucumcari Rattlers, Lady Rattlers, Logan Longhorns, Lady Longhorns and San Jon Coyotes were recognized for competing in the 2016 state […]

Local Sports Schedule


Baseball The Tucumcari Rattlers, 4-9, will play next at 4 p.m., Thursday against Santa Rosa at Tucumcari. The Rattlers won Friday 9-8 against Clayton at Tucumcari. The Logan Longhorns, 0-6, will play next at 3 p.m., April 19 at Melrose. The Grady/San Jon Coyotes, 0-6, will play next at 3 p.m., Tuesday at Dora. The […]

Track Results — April 6

Buffalo Relay results from March 29 at Melrose. Boys results Team standings 6. Logan 8. Tucumcari 10. San Jon 16. House Individual standings 100 meter dash 3. Joseph Benevidez, 11.50, San Jon 200 meter dash 3. Mike Estrada, 23.74, Logan 5. Joseph Benavidez, 24.17, San Jon 110 high hurdles 2. Damien Lowery, 16.45, Logan 200 […]

Local Sports

Upcoming Games Baseball The Tucumcari Rattlers, 3-6, will play next at 4 p.m., Thursday against Clayton at Tucumcari. The Rattlers lost Saturday 7-4 to Estancia at Santa Rosa. The Logan Longhorns, 0-6, will play next at 3 p.m., Monday at Clayton The Longhorns lost Monday 13-4 at Roswell. The Grady/San Jon Coyotes, 0-6, will play […]

3A All District, post-season honors

2016 District 5 3A All District teams, post season recognition. All District Boys First Team John Paul Garcia, Tucumcari Tyler Ferguson, Tucumcari Daniel Lopez, Tucumcari Zedric Henderson Greene, Tucumcari Garcia also has been selected for the North/South All-Star team, selected for the first team of the New Mexico High School Coaches Association’s 2016 3A Boys […]

Upcoming area high school sport events


Upcoming Games Baseball The Tucumcari Rattlers, 2-4, will play next at 2:30 p.m., Thursday against Mora at the Lions baseball tournament in Santa Rosa. The Rattlers lost Monday 24-1 to the Wolverines at Texico. The Logan Longhorns, 0-5, will play next at 3 p.m., Monday at Gateway Christian in Roswell. The Longhorns lost Monday 14-8 […]

Mesalands rodeo teams struggle, overcome in Arizona

Staff Report The Mesalands Community College Rodeo teams had three rodeo competitions in the past two weekends at Central Arizona College in Florence and the University of Arizona in Tucson. “We had a fairly solid rodeo the first day at Central Arizona. We had a lot of our student athletes place in their events. We […]