The Clovis girls are fifth and the Wildcat boys are sixth after one day at the Leroy Gooch tournament in Ruidoso.
The Clovis boys shot a 333 at Alto Links to finish 13 strokes behind Goddard in the 14-team field that also included district rivals Hobbs (342) and Carlsbad (381
The Clovis girls posted a 407 at Cree Meadows. Alamogordo shot a 353 and holds a 31-stroke lead over Artesia in the seven-team field.
Kolby Rains lead the Lady Wildcats with a score of 96, followed by Michaela Holder and Nicki Clayton at 101, Brittany Johnson at 109 and Sara Fulmer at 122.
Ethan Peterson shot a 35 on the front nine and finished with an 80. He was followed by Kyler Brewer-Hill (83), Zach Griego (84), and Corbin Best and Kyle Wornell at 86.
The teams will switch courses for Tuesday’s second round of the 36-hole tournament
at Cree Meadows
Team scores: Alamogordo 353, Artesia 384, Goddard 395, Las Cruces 399, Clovis 407, Mayfield 417, Silver City 419, Hobbs 445.
Leader: Karissa Speck, Artesia, 41-39-80.
Clovis individual scores: Kolby Rains 54-42-96, Michaela Holder 56-45-101, Nicki Clayton 51-50-101, Brittany Johnson 60-49-109, Sara Fulmer 62-60-122.
at Alto Links
Team scores: Goddard 317, Deming 320, Roswell 325, Grants 328, Silver 330, Clovis 333, Las Cruces 338, Mayfield 339, Hobbs 342, Onate 344, Alamogordo 346, Espanola 349, Artesia 371, Carlsbad 381.
Leader: Steven Willis, Goddard, 35-40-75.
Clovis scores: Ethan Peterson 35-45-80, Kyler Brewer-Hil 39-44-83, Zach Griego 40-44-84, Corbin Best 39-47-86, Kyle Wornell 41-45-86.