May 24, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

Youth lessons School is out and the golfing season is here. Junior lessons for youths will be starting 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Tucumcari Municipal Golf Course. There will be 90-minute classes for children ages 7-17. Classes will cover the basics of the game of golf. Children are advised to wear light clothing, proper shoes […]

May 10, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

Tournament results Here are the results from the Mills-Strebeck Partnership Tournament held last weekend. Many thanks go out for the players, sponsors, volunteers and high school golf team players for making the 2006 tournament a great affair. First: Trever Mitchell, Travis Street, Gary Kibbe, team score Minus-22 Second: Ted Woolridge, A.C. Chavarria, Shannon Freedle, team […]

Rattlers fall short of state berth

QCS Staff QCS Staff The Tucumcari Rattlers picked a bad day to have a sub-par performance on their home golf course. Needing a first-place finish to earn a state tournament berth, the Rattlers finished in third place during Monday’s district golf meet at the Tucumcari Municipal Golf Course. Teams can qualify for the state tournament […]

April 29, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

Monday is Tucumcari’s district golf meet, starting at 9 a.m. Teams from Las Vegas, Santa Fe, Raton and Portales will be host by the Rattler golf squad. Members of the 2006 Tucumcari team are Clay Beevers, Justin Alvarez, Drew Hale, Olivia Mitchell, Johnny Barreras, Stephen Smith, Qasim Badshah, Michael Martinez, Anas Badshah, Nate Andrada and […]

Commissioners approve road grader

By Phillip Barnhard: QCS Correspondent Appreciation followed by implementation were two themes present at the Quay County Commission meeting on Monday. Appreciation, was introduced by Commission Chairman Franklin McCasland in recognition of the service of Blanton Morrison, a county employee. The plaque presented to Blanton was recognition for the 17 years of service to Quay […]

April 5, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

The Master’s Golf Tournament is the kickoff to the golf season. Sundaykicks off the year. There will be a Morning at the Masters Scramble and Luncheon. The event will have a 9 a.m. shotgun start. Teams will be blind drawn for pairings before Sunday’s round with a special scramble format to follow. Entry fee is […]

March 8, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

Rattler results The Tucumcari High School golf team had a meet Monday at Bernalillo. Scores were as follows: Boys: Stephen Smith 93, Anas Badshah 93, Justin Alvarez 94, Clay Beevers 94, Qasim Badshah 96. Team score (top four scores) 374. Girls: Olivia Mitchell 131. Fund-raiser Saturday is the date for the Annual Tucumcari High School […]

March 1, 2006 Tuck’s Turf

Next week kicks off the 2006 high school golf program with a trip to the Santa Ana Pueblo Golf Course. I am looking forward to a great learning experience and having Fun. Let me just take a minute to introduce your team: Oliva Mitchell, Clay Beevers, Drew Hale, Anas Badshah, Srephen Smith, Qasim Badshah, Johnny […]

Tuck’s Turf

Howie Tucker Quick golf notes: The finals are set for the Match Play Championship — Steve Mills vs. Larry Roybal Srin in the Mesa Flight and Frank Gutierrez vs. Vicki Frost in the Country Club Flight. Special note for all junior high and high school students: Get in touch with Howie Tucker at 461-1849 for […]

8/20 Tuck’s Turf

August started with a bang when the annual Rattler Reunion Scramble was held on Aug. 5 with players from way back showing they still have the talent to get it into the hole. That reminds me of something important for all of the young players in Tucumcari. A good number of the players returned to […]