Longhorns lose 52-26 to the Mustangs

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Thomas Garcia The Logan Longhorns were overpowered by the unbeaten Mountainair Mustangs 52-26 in their homecoming game on Friday night. The Mustangs’ defense made two goal line stands against the 0-5 Longhorns in the final period. Senior running back Tanner Sorrels was stopped inches from the pylon and quarterback Hayes Frost was tackled at the […]

Rattlers, Longhorns look for football coaches

Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari Rattlers and Logan Longhorns are in the process of hiring new football coaches for their 2011 seasons. Rattlers head coach Daniel Hutchins submitted his resignation and is taking the head football coaching position for Eunice. “I have nothing against the Rattlers and wish them success,” Hutchins said. Hutchins said he had […]

State play heats up for area basketball

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Thomas Garcia The 1A Longhorns, Lady Longhorns and 2A Rattlers will enter the first round of the state basketball tournament as the San Jon Coyotes and Lady Coyotes continue with district 2B play. Both Longhorns teams are on the road this week as they compete in the first round of the 1A state tournament. The […]

Sports briefs — Feb. 9

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The (11-8, 2-1)Tucumcari Rattlers’ and (6-10, 1-2) Lady Rattlers’ next basketball game will be at 5:30 p.m., Thursday at Floyd. The Rattlers will play at 5:30 p.m., Saturday at Clayton. The Tucumcari Rattlers wrestling team will compete Saturday in district competition at West Las Vegas. The (11-8, 1-2) Logan Longhorns and (11-9, 0-3) Lady Longhorns […]

Longhorns defend home turf at tourney

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Thomas Garcia The Logan Longhorns basketball tournament gave area schools a chance to work out some early-season bugs. “It is good to see pressure this early in the season, especially for the younger players,” said Texico freshman coach Steve Doolittle. The Wolverines freshman started the tournament with a 57-54 loss to the Longhorns. Late in […]

Rattlers prepare for state play

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Thomas Garcia After a strong showing in district play, the fourth-seeded Longhorns and sixth-seeded Rattlers prepare for the first round of state play.

Logan’s Ruda signs with Oklahoma Panhandle State

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun A Logan Longhorns football player will be making the transition from District 4-8-man to NCAA Division II action. Josh Ruda, a senior at Logan High School, signed a letter of intent to attend Oklahoma Panhandle State University in Goodwell, Okla. “I have dreamed of playing at the next level […]

Longhorns to play today for district championship

The Logan Longhorns losses to the Clovis Christian Eagles on Thursday night places them in today’s district match-ups. The Longhorns will play at

Rattlers celebrate Basketball Homecoming

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Sandwiched in between a victory for the boys and somber loss for the girls were the Rattlers Basketball Homecoming festivities. With the homecoming court taking half court, Rattlers guard Andrez Apodaca crowned homecoming queen Misty McKinney. The theme in the Snake Pit was centered around John Deere green and […]