05-30-2005: Tuck’s Turf

Special note On Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. the golf course will be closed for a TeamBuilders special event. Then at 5 p.m. on Friday, the Mesa Country Club shootout will begin. Ladies group We are trying to get ladies group lessons started but have trouble finding the correct day and time. If […]

05-09-2007: Tuck’s Turf

By Howie Tucker Many folks have asked about kids lessons this summer … Good news is that kids’ lessons will start on Saturday mornings on June 12 at 9:15 a.m. sharp. There will be a $5 fee per child per lesson, per Saturday. Also, we have clubs if your kids don’t. Lessons will be about […]

Urlacher golf tourney: A first for city

By Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari Golf Course will host the first Brian Urlacher Cross Country Auto Sales Golf Tournament later this month. The event’s namesake had planned to attend but now finds that he won’t be able to make it, according to the organizers. “Brian will not be able to attend this tournament because he […]

Golf team thrid in district

By QCS Staff By QCS Staff Tucumcari High School’s golf team took third place at the District Golf Tournament in Raton. School placings: 1st Team Saint Mike’s, Santa Fe 338 2nd Robertson High School 358 3rd Tucumcari High School 368 4th West Las Vegas High School 369 5th Raton High School 373 Individuals Stephen Smith […]

04-28-2007: Tuck’s Turf

By Howie Tucker Does anyone have a crystal ball to let us know what the weather is going to do this year? Is there going to be a golf season or not. Boy, we all do need a golf-fixin’ weather soon. Course condition Please bear with us with the watering situation. Bad weather, high winds […]

Rattlers golf team results

By QCS Staff Tucumcari High School’s golf team placed 15th after the second round of the Leroy Gooch High School Golf Tournament at Ruidoso. Second round individual scores Stephen Smith 88 Qasim Badshah 96 Justin Alvarez 87 Nathan Andrada 100 Johnny Barreras 94 There was more than a two-hour delay due to frost and playing […]

THS wins first game vs. Texico

By QCS Staff The Rattlers won the first game of the varsity double header 10-5 against Texico on Monday. The second game, with the Rattlers on top, 4-2, was called because of lightning. It will resume at 5 p.m. today at the bottom of the second inning. “Our defense improved greatly, along with key hits,” […]

04-18-2007: Tuck’s Turf

By Howie Tucker Here’s the results of Saturday’s Tri-format Tournament. The tournament had three formats: best ball full handicap, alternate shot scratch and scramble 1/3 handicap. Winners in each category and flight, by lowest handicap determined flight-to-flight, are: Golf Flights Best ball First tie Rod Denton and Charlie Bowen -5 Arnett Hooser and Des Griggs […]

Rattlers golf squad places 13th

By QCS Staff The Tucumcari Rattlers Golf Team placed 13th among 22 teams (5A through 2A) competing in Roswell, April 9-10, at the Spring River Golf Course and the New Mexico Military Institute Golf Course. Individual scores were: Stephen Smith 85-92 Qasim Badshah 86-100 Justin Alvarez 90-101 Nathan Andrada 90-101 Mike Martinez 96-118 “It was […]

Rattlers take 3rd at Santa Fe golf invite

By QCS Staff Tucumcari High School’s golf team came in third at Monday’s Santa Fe Capital City Invite. Competing were Santa Fe, Raton, Robertson, Saint Pius X of Albuquerque, West Las Vegas and Saint Michael’s of Santa Fe. Santa Fe, placed first with a team score of 332. The Rattlers placed third with 345. Rattler […]