The Franklin High School football team limped to a 6-5 record in 2013, mainly because the defense could not keep up with opposing teams offenses. The Cougars averaged nearly 45 points a game in 2013, but gave up an average of nearly 38 PPG.
The home opener is on Thursday, Aug. 28 at 6 p.m. (MT) and is being marketed as Ag Day, with over 40 New Mexico agriculture companies on display during tailgating. The Aggies will play host to Cal Poly.
New Mexico State head softball coach Kathy Rodolph announced Monday the signing of Lucy Mendoza and Nue Sivia to the Aggie softball squad. The pair begins their freshman campaign during the 2014-15 season.
The El Paso Chihuahuas scored five runs in the top of the seventh inning Sunday to overcome a three-run deficit and beat the Colorado Springs Sky Sox, 9-7. Chihuahuas catcher Adam Moore went 3-for-5 with a home run and two RBIs in the win.
Tyler Greene’s sixth inning double brought home El Paso’s only two runs Saturday in the Chihuahuas 10-2 loss to the Oklahoma City RedHawks. The Chihuahuas won two of the four games at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.