Logan stifles Cowboys for Class 1A championship

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ALBUQUERQUE — The Logan Longhorns went in to the locker room down seven against a 28-0, top-seeded Cliff squad Saturday night at The Pit. Yes, they had the Cowboys right where they wanted them. A stifling press and a rejuvenated offense turned the script upside down in the second half, as the Longhorns opened the […]

Lady Longhorns fall at quarterfinals

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QCS staff The Logan Lady Longhorns fell 57-49 to the Tatum Coyotes Tuesday at the state 1A basketball quarterfinals in Albuquerque. “I am real proud of the girls and can’t wait till next year,” said Lady Longhorns head coach Clair Rachor. The Lady Coyotes’ aggressive rebounding throughout the second and third period kept the Lady […]

Longhorns advance to District 3 1A title game

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Thomas Garcia The Logan Longhorns capitalize on free throw opportunities to beat the Melrose Buffaloes 54-40 Wednesday night at Logan. The Longhorns made 17-of-21 free throws in the final period to advance to the boys District 3-1A tournament championship game. “We are going to get back in the gym and get ready for Fort Sumner […]

Vixens turn back Lady Longhorns

CMI staff FORT SUMNER — Senior guard G. A. Tucker scored 16 points and added six rebounds, five steals and three blocks Tuesday night as Fort Sumner beat Logan 48-38 in the District 8-1A girls tournament. Tucker tied the score 26-26 with a basket midway through the third quarter, then gave the Vixens (18-9) the […]

Longhorns split Homecoming doubleheader

Thomas Garcia The Logan Longhorns split Homecoming wins with the Springer Red Devils Thursday night at Logan. The girls couldn’t quite finish off a fourth-quarter comeback, falling 56-55 to the Lady Red Devils. The boys never trailed in a 86-69 win to move their record to 17-4. “We had a big comeback, though it just […]

Longhorns upset Rattlers for homecoming

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Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari Rattlers were upset by the visiting Logan Longhorns during Homecoming Friday night at the Snake Pit. Logan beat Tucumcari 61-56. “We had our opportunities, but they just did a better job of finishing tonight,” said Rattlers head coach John Span. The Rattlers (8-6) saw their 10-point lead began to diminish at […]

Logan teams post sweep against Hartley

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Thomas Garcia The Longhorns and Lady Longhorns eached earned their first wins of the season against the Tigers of Hartley, Texas. The Longhorns made 9-of-11 free throws to extend their lead back to double digits in the final two minutes of Monday’s 75-61 win over the Tigers, while the girls rode an aggressive offense for […]

Logan Longhorns traveling to Tatum

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Thomas Garcia One team in Quay County will be playing football this week as the San Jon Coyotes lost Saturday in the first round of the six-man state playoff and the Tucumcari Rattlers await the 2A state seeding. The District 1 8-man champions Logan Longhorns will travel Friday to Tatum for the first round in […]

Rattlers, Coyotes and Longhorns win on Friday

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QCS Staff A high snap ended the Dexter Demons’ hopes for a fourth-quarter comeback Friday against Tucumcari Rattlers at Rattler Stadium. Junior Amador Amaya scrambled after the football and covered it up from the Rattlers as the final horn sounded. The Demons (1-6) had taken possession of the ball with 12 seconds left in the […]

Rattlers aim to constrain Eunice QB

Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari Rattlers, Logan Longhorns and San Jon Coyotes’ football teams will be on road this weekend. The 4-1 Rattlers will take on the 3-0 Eunice Cardinals who are coached by former Rattlers coach Daniel Hutchins. “This is going to be a great game,” said Hutchins. “These teams have had a strong rivalry […]