Rattlers face rivals

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Thomas Garcia The Longhorns will host Menaul to decide the district 1 8-man champion while the Rattlers travel to Santa Rosa to force a tie in district 2-2A football.

Football: Tucumcari heads to Texico

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Thomas Garcia

Comments from the Canyons: State rivalry contests bring back memories

Lynn Moncus A number of us in this area are either Lobo or Aggie fans and have enjoyed the competition through the years. We certainly had to have our senses of humor intact last week when the football game was advertised nationally as a “pillow fight.” Several of us enjoyed some laughter as we talked […]

Teams gear up for Friday football contests

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Thomas Garcia By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun

Football: Rattlers seek third win

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Thomas Garcia Logan (1-2) has a bye week, Tucumcari (2-1) preps for an old foe, House (0-3) searches for its first win and San Jon (2-1) tries to continue after a big win.

Football: Three teams even out

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Thomas Garcia At the end of week two, Tucumcari, Logan and San Jon even out at 1-1 while House is still in the hunt for their win.

Rattler football workouts set

QCS staff Rattler football workouts are being held from 6 a.m. to 7:45 a.m., Monday-Thursday. These workouts are for all the incoming football players 9th-12th grade.

Sports roundup

Football Here is the list of Tucumcari High School players selected to the New Mexico High School Coaches Association 2009 Class 2A all-state football team: • George Montano, first-team defense kick returner • Jakus Martinez, second-team offense wide receiver and second-team defense defensive back • Alex Hutchins, honorable mention offense quarterback.

Hutchins signs on to play football at NMMI

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun A local senior signs a letter of intent to play football for the New Mexico Military Institute Broncos this fall. Alex Hutchins, a senior at Tucumcari High School was surrounded by his parents, Daniel and Darla Hutchins and members of the coaching staff Wednesday as he signed the letter […]

Football season comes to a close for Rattlers

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By Chris Schmaedeke, QCS managing editor The season did not end the way the Tucumcari Rattlers football team hoped, but the season was still an overall success in coach Daniel Hutchins’ mind. The Rattlers finished the season 5-6, 0-3 in district, and lost 48-17 in the first round of the Class 2A playoffs to Dexter […]