Men’s rodeo team sets record

Special to QCS The Mesalands Community College men’s rodeo team set a record over the weekend at the Cochise Community College in Fort Huachuca, Ariz., scoring 1,120 points in a first-place finish with three individual championships. The point total is a Grand Canyon Region record for a rodeo. The team is first in the nation, […]

Lady Rattlers fall in three sets

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Thomas Garcia The 3-11 Tucumcari Lady Rattlers lost in three to the 5-7 Robertson Lady Cardinals Tuesday night at Tucumcari. The Lady Cardinals won in three sets, 25-4, 25-14 and 25-16. “This is a much needed win for the girls,” said Lady Cardinals head coach Mary Bustos. Bustos said the team needed the win to […]

Mesalands team sets new record

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Special to QCS The Mesalands Community College’s Men’s Rodeo Team set a new Mesalands record, earning 880 points — the most points earned at a single rodeo — at the first Grand Canyon Regional Rodeo of the year Sept. 16-17 The men’s team finished the rodeo in second place, behind New Mexico State University (NMSU) […]

Gaming Authority sets meeting for Friday

By QCS Staff The Quay County Gaming Authority will have a special meeting at 10 a.m. on Friday in the Territorial Room at the Tucumcari Greater Economic Development Corp. The meeting will cover the authority’s financial report and a discussion of the continuing options on the property, according to Warren Frost, executive director. The authority […]

Mesalands sets trustee election for March 3

By QCS Staff The Mesalands Community College

Rattlers take 7th at Melrose Tournament

The Tucumcari Lady Rattlers finished seventh in the Melrose Tournament. The Lady Rattlers played the San Jon Lady Coyotes and lost in five sets during the final match Saturday at Melrose. “The team improved and got a lot of quality experience from the tournament,” said Lady Rattlers coach Tony Alarcon. “The matches were not dominated […]

Lady Rattlers lose to Elida

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Lady Rattlers started their volleyball season with a loss Thursday to the Elida Tigers. The Rattlers lost in three sets to the Tigers, 10-25, 11-25 and 17-25. In the third set the Rattlers began to limit the Tigers ace scoring with returns.. Elida served up a strong game […]

10/1 Game times and scores

Tucumcari Tucumcari Rattlers Varsity Football Aug. 27 — Win over Mora, away, 61-0 Sept. 2 — Win over Crownpoint, home, 62-6 Sept. 9 — Win over Estancia, home, 57-6 Sept. 16 — Win over Raton, away, 33-0 Sept. 23 — Win over Loving, away Friday, 7 p.m. — Dexter (homecoming) Oct. 14, 7 p.m. — […]

9/24 Game time

Tucumcari Tucumcari Rattlers Varsity Football Aug. 27 — Win over Mora, away, 61-0 Sept. 2 — Win over Crownpoint, home, 62-6 Sept. 9 — Win over Estancia, home, 57-6 Sept. 16 — Win over Raton, away, 33-0 Friday, 7 p.m. — Texico, home Oct. 7, 7 p.m. — Dexter (homecoming) Tucumcari Rattlers Junior Varsity Football […]

9/17 Game times and scores

Tucumcari Tucumcari Rattlers Varsity Football Aug. 27 — Win over Mora, away, 61-0 Sept. 2 — Win over Crownpoint, home, 62-6 Sept. 9 — Win over Estancia, home, 57-6 Friday, 7 p.m. — Loving, away Sept. 30, 7 p.m. — Texico, home Oct. 7, 7 p.m. — Dexter (homecoming) Tucumcari Rattlers Junior Varsity Football Sept. […]