Baseball playoffs sure to be exciting

Take me out to the ball game, take me out with the crowd. Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jack, I don’t care if I never get back. Let me root, root, root for the home team, If they don’t win it’s a shame. For it’s one, two, three strikes, you’re out, at the old […]

Tucumari, Logan stay alive in playoffs


Thomas Garcia After more than a decade, the Lady Rattlers advanced past the first round of the District 4-2A playoffs by beating their rival Santa Rosa Lady Lions 40-30 Monday night at the Snake Pit. “I am so proud of these girls,” Lady Rattlers head coach Gary Hittson said. “It has been a long time […]

Dexter knocks Tucumcari out of playoffs

QCS Staff The Tucumcari defense was unable to slow down the Dexter running attack during the Rattlers’ 48-17 loss in the first round of the Class 2A playoffs Friday night. The 10th-seeded Rattlers (5-6, 0-3) fell behind early and were never really in the game. Tucumcari fumbled the opening kickoff and the No. 7 seed […]

San Jon making first state playoff appearance in 17 years


QCS staff The San Jon Lady Coyotes have reached the state volleyball playoffs for the first time in 17 years. They play at Springer at 5 p.m. on Saturday in the Class 1A tournament. “We will be working all week on limiting mistakes,” said Lady Coyotes head coach Tyra Davis. Davis said the last time […]

Playoffs set for Rattlers

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The 4-6 Tucumcari Rattlers will play the 6-3 Dulce Hawks in the first round of the Class 2A state football playoffs. The sixth-seeded Rattlers will host the 11th-seeded Hawks at 7 p.m. Friday. “It’s an advantage to play at home. We don’t have to travel so far and we’ll […]

Lady Longhorns advance to state

QCS Reports The Lady Longhorns finished second in the regional tournament Saturday and earned a berth in the Class 1A state championship playoffs. Logan will meet Animas at 1 p.m. Thursday at Goddard High School in Roswell. “They are pretty tough,” said Logan head coach Bridget Rea. “They are solid all the way around.” Logan […]