Rattler teams have good first-day showing at tourney

The East Mountain Timberwolves lost to the Rattlers, 12-1, Friday night – the first round of the Tucumcari Invite. Rattler seniors Drew White and Matt Smith had good nights. White hit a home run and had four RBIs and Smith had five strikeouts and two walks. Five other Rattlers recorded an RBI during Fridays game. The […]

Logan, San Jon set for first round

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Two schools in Quay County will be on the road to their own March Madness, the New Mexico State 1A basketball tournament. The district 4 1A champions Logan Longhorns will play at 6 p.m. on Saturday against the District 1-1A runner-up Springer Red Devils at Logan. The Logan Longhorns […]

Longhorns win District 4-1A title

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by Freedom Newspapers The Logan Longhorns are the District 4 1A champions after a win of 62-55 against the San Jon Coyotes in an intense match-up on Friday. “They are a great team,” said Longhorns coach Billy Burns. “It was a tremendous game and now we just have to wait and see how Springer and […]

Logan Longhorns take two from San Jon

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Logan Longhorns came from behind to beat the San Jon Coyotes Thursday night at Logan. “San Jon is a great team,” said Logan coach Billy Burns. “We know if we play them again, it’s going to be another close game. They have a lot of great players like […]

Longhorns outplay Coyote squads

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Logan Longhorns took a double dip on district wins Thursday night against the San Jon Coyotes. Girls The Lady Longhorns trampled the Lady Coyotes 60-31. While the Longhorns battled to the end for a 63-57 win over the Coyotes. “I feel good about how we played tonight. It […]

Rattlers take a twin win from San Jon

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Tucumcari Rattlers took a sweep from the San Jon Coyotes. The Lady Rattlers beat the Lady Coyotes 40-25 and the Rattlers upset the Coyotes 67-61 Tuesday night at San Jon. The girls took to the hardwood first with the Lady Coyotes fresh off the EPAC tournament in Texico. […]

Title hopes end in semifinals

By Eric Butler, FNNM Correspondent A pair of Quay County teams advanced into the semifinal round of the annual EPAC tournament this week as the House girls and San Jon boys each navigated their way through preliminary games. But hopes of further Eastern Plains glory went away Friday night in games played at the Texico […]

Elida overtakes San Jon

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Quay County teams are reeling after encountering the Elida Tigers. The San Jon Coyotes dropped to 2-4 after they fell prey to the Tigers Friday night. And, several weeks ago Elida beat the Rattlers 49-64 on Nov. 28 in Tucumcari. “This is the first time we have played the […]

Logan loses pair, San Jon splits

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Logan Longhorns, both girls and boys varsity teams, lost to the to the Des Moines Demons Tuesday night. Both teams had foul trouble throughout the first half, even though the scores stayed close. The Lady Longhorns lost to the Lady Demons 54-58. The Lady Demons took advantage of […]

San Jon starts season with mixed results

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Receipts requested Tucumcari Middle School requests residents save cash register receipts from Lowe’s food store. Each receipt collected between Sept. 1 and March 31, 2007 is eligible to help the school earn free educational equipment. Stored receipts might able to give the school an extra boost. Bring Lowe’s receipts, […]