San Jon making first state playoff appearance in 17 years

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QCS staff The San Jon Lady Coyotes have reached the state volleyball playoffs for the first time in 17 years. They play at Springer at 5 p.m. on Saturday in the Class 1A tournament. “We will be working all week on limiting mistakes,” said Lady Coyotes head coach Tyra Davis. Davis said the last time [...]

Lady Coyotes to play Lady Bronchos for district title

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Thomas Garcia The San Jon Lady Coyotes have advanced to Friday’s 7 p.m. District 4-1A championship game at Grady. “We need to stay calm and do what we do,” said Lady Coyotes senior Morgan Foster. “If we play our game we can beat Grady.” The third-ranked Coyotes are the last Quay County volleyball team still [...]

Quay County basketball update

House Cowboys and Cowgirls: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday against the Corona Cardinals at House V Previous game Nov. 30 House Cowboys 48 Vaughn Eagles 53 House Cowgirls 36 Vaughn Lady Eagles 15 Logan Longhorns: 4 p.m. Tuesday against the Fort Sumner Foxes at Logan Jv/V Homecoming Previous game Dec. 4 Longhorns 43 Melrose Buffalos 69 Lady [...]

Upcoming Quay County schools sports events

Upcoming games for Quay County schools Tucumcari Rattlers: Rattlers: Dec. 12 Route 66 Classic Tournament at Tucumcari Lady Rattlers: 5 p.m. Today against the Raton Lady Tigers at Raton JvG/VG Rattlers wrestling: 9 a.m. Today at the Randall Greater Gold Invite at Amarillo Logan Longhorns: 4 p.m. Tuesday against the Melrose Buffalos at Logan Jv/V [...]

Clovis Christian takes all three from San Jon

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The San Jon Lady Coyotes lost their first district game Thursday to Clovis Christian Lady Eagles. The Lady Coyotes lost in three sets at San Jon, 25-23, 25-14 and 22-25. The first and third sets were the best in the matchup. Most of the points were hard fought and [...]

Rattlers, Quay teams prep for Friday matchups

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun This weekend two Quay County football teams are hoping to pick up fourth wins and another is looking for its second. The Tucumcari Rattlers want to chalk up another win against the Loving Falcons before they begin what they call the heart of their season with five home games. [...]

San Jon Lady Coyotes sweep Lady Rattlers

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The 2A Tucumcari Lady Rattlers lost in three to the 1A San Jon Lady Coyotes Thursday night. It was the first win of the season for the Lady Coyotes with a sweep against the Lady Rattlers. The Lady Coyotes took the matches 25-17, 25-17 and 25-20. The Lady Coyotes [...]

Thursday: Match play for volleyball teams

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The Lady Rattlers, Lady Coyotes and Lady Longhorns volleyball teams will each be on the court Thursday. l The Lady Rattlers will play the Elida Tigers at 4:30 p.m. at Tucumcari. l The Lady Coyotes will play the Dora Coyotes at 4:30 p.m. at San Jon. l The Lady Longhorns will play the Melrose Buffalos [...]

Quay County football teams ready for Friday

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By QCS Staff Three Quay County football teams are set for gridiron action on Friday. They are: • The 1A San Jon Coyotes will kick off their 6-man football season at 4 p.m. against the 1A Vaughn Eagles in San Jon. • The 2A Tucumcari Rattlers will host a scrimmage game at 5 p.m. against [...]

San Jon breaks 11-year mark

By Eric Butler: Feedom Newspapers It took 11 years for the San Jon baseball team to get back to the state tournament and, unfortunately for the Coyotes, it took all of five innings for the trip to be over. In the quarterfinal round of the Class 1A tourney on Wednesday, San Jon (5-12) was clubbed [...]