Two coyote packs meet : Girls and Boy’s Basketball

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun SAN JON – Friday night was the battle of the packs. The San Jon Coyotes played the Dora Coyotes in the first boys and girls basketball games in 2A action. The San Jon Lady Coyotes started the season 1-0 with a win over the Dora Coyotes. “It took us […]

Coyotes finish as runnerups

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun The San Jon Coyotes six-man football team wound up their 2006 season as district champions and state runnerups. The Coyotes met the New Mexico School for the Deaf’s (NMSD) Roadrunners in the state championship game Saturday at Albuquerque at Menaul High School. The […]

San Jon Coyotes playing for Title

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The San Jon Coyotes, Quay County’s only six-man football team, will play in their first state championship game today. The Coyotes (5-2) will play at 1 p.m. today against the New Mexico School for the Deaf at Albuquerque’s Menaul High School. The Coyotes will play state championship match up […]

12/24 Game time

GAMETIME Tucumcari Tucumcari Rattlers and Lady Rattlers Basketball No games until January. Tucumcari Middle School Basketball No games until January. San Jon San Jon Coyotes and Lady Coyotes Basketball No games until January. Logan Logan Longhorns and Lady Longhorns Basketball Dec. 29, 3 p.m. — Clayton, JVG, JVB, VG, VB, home Dec. 30, 3 p.m. […]

Rattlers host San Jon with sweep

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By Albert Trujillo: QCS It was a Rattler sweep Friday night in the “Snake Pit,” as the home team played host to their county rivals the San Jon Coyotes. The evening began with the junior varsity boys defeating the Coyotes by a score of 73-30. The JV boys were followed by the Lady Rattlers. The […]

Wolverines pounce on Coyotes in back-to-back games

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By William Thompson: Quay County Sun The Texico Wolverines (4-1) handed the San Jon Coyotes (1-3) two early-season losses in a doubleheader at San Jon Monday. Texico combined for a total of 33 runs in two games. Game 1 The Texico hitters were swinging into spring in the first game of a doubleheader against San […]

Local wildlife expert serves county

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Tova Fruchtman: Quay County Sun Ron Jones is the area wildlife expert. If there is a bird’s nest in the gutter, a rabid skunk like the one recently found in San Jon, or coyotes eating calves in pastures he’s the one to call. Jones, who works for the New Mexico Department of Agriculture and New […]

San Jon Coyotes prepare for baseball season

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By William Thompson The San Jon High School baseball team began practice Monday and Head Coach Waymond Ragland is brimming with optimism. All the players from last year’s are back to give Ragland 20 players to work with. He said he expects much from three talented seniors. “Jason Bell, Trey Rusk and Jared Archuleta are […]

Coyotes fall in overtime

By William Thompson: Quay County Sun The San Jon Coyotes took the Grady Bronchos into overtime Wednesday, but an 8-0 run in overtime lead the Bronchos to a 74-62 victory. Although San Jon’s season is over, Athletic Director Waymond Ragland said the Coyotes left it all out on the floor. “Our guys played their hearts […]

Coyotes beat House, Lady Coyotes fall

By William Thompson: Quay County Sun The San Jon High School boys basketball team defeated the House Cowboys on Thursday, 71-63 while the San Jon girls lost to the Cowgirls 60-24. Boys Despite a 38-point scoring effort by House’s Nathan Foust, the Coyotes of San Jon won in overtime by eight points Thursday. San Jon […]