FCCLA wins at state, ready for nationals

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Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari Rattlers chapter of the Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America earned several awards at the state competition at Albuquerque, and several students also qualified to compete in the FCCLA’s national competition this summer. The Tucumcari’s FCCLA chapter had 13 members who competed on Thursday and Friday at the state event. […]

Rattlers compete in Science Bowl

Special to the QCS Kudos to Tucumcari’s Science Bowl team Stephen Smith, captain, Donny Price, Wil Bason, Marissa Lees and alternate Eddie Hernandez. The team went undefeated in the morning rounds at the New Mexico Science Bowl at the Albuquerque Math and Science Academy last weekend. They beat Santa Fe,

01-07-2009: Sports Notes

Rattlers take on BosqueThe Tucumcari Rattlers varsity boys basketball team will take on the Bosque Bobcats at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Albuquerque. Lady Rattlers to compete in Bean Valley tourney

Bowlers compete at state

By Robert Ciolli Three Mountain View bowling teams are competing this weekend at the New Mexico United States Bowling Congress (USBC) open tournament in Albuquerque. “We’re proud to finally have Tucumcari represented,” said Locos team captain Gerald Lucero. Held every other year in Albuquerque, the tournament is open to all USBC members. Featuring team, double […]

Bowen racing in Junior Olympics

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By QCS Staff Kathryn Bowen, 13, a Tucumcari Middle School student, will be competing next week for the third consecutive year in the Junior Olympics in Vail, Colo. Only 35 girls from a field of more than 100 girls are eligible to compete in the Junior Olympics.

Rattler girls take second place in cross country meet

Special to the QCS The Tucumcari High School Rattler Varsity Cross Country team competed in the District 6-2A Cross Country meet in Santa Rosa Saturday. The Rattler girls team captured second place, six points behind Pecos, and will compete today in Rio Rancho. Freshman Lorri Harman finished in fourth place, senior Kaitlyn Romero in fifth […]

Two Quay teams to compete in Melrose Volleyball Tournanment

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Quay County teams will be playing in the annual Melrose Volleyball Tournament. The San Jon Lady Coyotes (1-6) will play first at 9 a.m. against the Floyd Lady Broncos. The winner of that match will move on to play at 2:30 p.m. against the winner of Santa Rosa […]

Rattlers compete at invitational track meet

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Rattler runner Lorri Harman competed on Friday at the Clovis Invitational at Ned Houk Park .The Tucumcari girls were ninth out of nine teams and the boys were eighth out of eight teams.

Ropers get set for Route 66 Team Roping event

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Dozens of team ropers have been practicing for the Tucumcari Quay County Chamber of Commerce’s Route 66 Team Roping competition on Friday through Sunday. One such team is husband and wife Larry and Jennifer Webb of Newkirk who say they enjoy spending their summers practicing and competing at roping […]

North vs. South selections

Three Quay County athletes will compete in the 2007 A/AA North vs. South baseball game. Richard Vasquez of San Jon and Drew White and Matt Garcia of Tucumcari will play June 1-3 at Sandia Prep High School in Albuquerque. All three players competed in the first round of the 2007 New Mexico A/AA tournament. Vasquez […]