Mesalands men clinch rodeo regional title

Kimberly Hanna For the first time in the program’s history, the Mesalands Community College men’s rodeo team clinched the Grand Canyon Regional Championship title in Las Cruces April 29-30. The men’s team finished the season with a total of 6,841.5 points, ending New Mexico State University’s 8-year winning streak. “Normally we have one or two […]

Rodeo team likely regional champs

Kimberly Hanna After competing at the Northland Pioneer College Rodeo last weekend, the Mesalands Community College men’s rodeo team is currently ranked first in the Grand Canyon Region. The women’s team also represented well, finishing in fourth place. C.J. Aragon, Mesalands rodeo coach, said even with one more rodeo left for the season, the men’s […]

Mesalands men’s rodeo team ranked first in nation

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Russell Anglin What happens when a rodeo team tops the national college ranks and exceeds its goal of 5,000 points for a season? According to senior Chase Massengill, sophomore J2 Bridges and freshman Jordan Spears, it sets a new goal. This time the Mesalands Community College men’s team is looking to break 1,000 points at […]

Cowboy pays homage to rodeo champ

Baxter Black “Alone at the Top,” was how the Pro Rodeo Sports News Magazine described the crowning of Trevor Brazile, World Champion All-Around Cowboy, for the 8th time, a world record. It took Sir Edmund Hilary seven weeks to climb Mt. Everest, Admiral Peary twenty-three years to find the North Pole, Freckles Brown was forty-six […]

Press release: college rodeo team competes at NMSU

Kimberly Hanna Mesalands Community College’s rodeo team competed at the New Mexico State University rodeo competition in Las Cruces on Oct. 29-30. Both the men’s and women’s teams finished in fourth place.

Mesalands rodeo team sets record

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Russell Anglin At the third annual Mesalands Community College Rodeo championship round Saturday night, the Mesalands rodeo team set a new school record for team points earned in a single rodeo. The men’s team placed first in the rodeo and the women’s team placed third. Mesalands put points on the board early in the Saturday […]

Students get ready to rodeo

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Thomas Garcia Over a dozen colleges in the Grand Canyon region will compete this weekend in the Third Annual Mesalands Community College Rodeo.

Community calendar — Sept. 15

Thursday Housing Authority Board at 5 p.m., City Hall. City Commission at 6 p.m., City Hall. Friday-Saturday Mesalands Community College Rodeo, Quay County Rodeo Arena. Friday City Finance Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board at 10 a.m., City Hall. Monday Library Advisory Board at noon, Tucumcari Public Library. Sept. 27 Quay […]

Quay County 4-H member wins big at rodeo finals.

4-H rodeo results

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Approximately 40 4-Hers from around the state competed in this weekend’s sanctioned 4-H rodeos. Prizes will be given to the winners in each event with the highest combined scores from Friday and Saturdays Rodeos.