All Stars also means new beginnings

By Thomas Garcia Thursday night’s game in Albuquerque was a chance for some athletes to relive some old rivalries and possibly settle some old scores. But the outcome, some said, was quite different than they expected. It all happened when the North played the South in the high school men’s All Star basket ball game [...]

Logan falls short

By Jesse Wolfersberger/Freedom Newspapers ALBUQUERQUE — It took until the final seconds of the championship game, but the magic finally ran out for the Logan Longhorns. Down by two with 1.9 seconds left in the game, Des Moines tried to inbound the ball, but Logan guard Josh Franco stole it just inside half court and [...]

Experience pays off for Logan

By Eric Butler: QCS Correspondent ALBUQUERQUE — Logan boys basketball coach Billy Burns may have some bad memories about the 2005 Class 1A quarterfinals. Specifically, visions of Animas sinking 3-pointer after 3-pointer occasionally dance through his mind. But the Longhorns provided the same kind of bad medicine to Quemado on Wednesday night. Not with the [...]

Logan in Grady for the win

By Eric Butler: Freedom correspondent GRADY — Confidence boosters can come in varying ways. The Logan basketball teams may have gotten just such an injection from both winning and losing Thursday night in Grady. The Longhorns boys basketball team stayed undefeated in District 4-1A and tripped up the only team capable of catching them by [...]

Red-hot Animas eliminates Logan

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By Eric Butler: QCS correspondent BERNALILLO — Logan coach Billy Burns couldn’t help but note the irony after his Longhorns were blitzed out of the Class 1A boys state basketball tournament Wednesday by 3-point-happy Animas. “It’s funny, but I emphasize getting layups to our kids. ‘Get the layup, get the layup,’ I tell them,” Burns [...]

3/2 Court Case Notes

The following items occurred at district court according to officials: • Aristo Perez plead guilty on Feb. 21 to breaking into a local law firm. The district attorney’s office had DNA evidence that connected Perez with the break-in. Blood found on a pry bar matched Perez’s DNA which the DA’s office had access to because [...]

Logan rambles to 52-32 victory

William Thompson The Logan High School Football team relied on its running game to frustrate the Tatum Coyotes Saturday at Logan. The final score was 52-32. Tatum did not score their points until the second half. Logan’s Head Coach Billy Burns said that 32 points scored on his team in the second half was not [...]