Sports

Patterson heads to Junior Nationals

Despite being introduced to the sports just three years ago, El Dorado senior-to-be Eldridge Patterson will be one of the triple jump favorites at next weeks USATF Junior Olympic Nationals.

Anthony Invitational Results and Schedule

Here are the results from the Quarterfinal round of the Championship flight at the 69th Anthony Invitational at Anthony Country Club:

Sun Belt Coaches pick NMSU to finish last

The Sun Belt Conference office announced the 2014 Preseason Coaches Poll, July 19. NM State was selected No. 11 in the poll with 26 points.

Pitcher Lane homers for El Paso in loss at Fresno

The El Paso Chihuahuas left seven runners on base in their 3-1 loss to the Fresno Grizzlies Friday night at Chukchansi Park.

Ochieng TKO's Rodriguez in bout

El Paso boxer David 'El Niño' Rodriguez suffers his second setback in a row, losing by TKO in the first round against Raymond Ochieng at the Southwest University Events Center in El Paso.

Anthony Invitational match play results

Here are the results from the first round of the Championship flight at the Anthony Invitational at Anthony Country Club: #16 Shaun York def. #1 Russell Lara, 2 & 1

Rams headed to 'Top Gun' football camp

Everett Ruhl and Edward Garibay, incoming freshman at Montwood High School, along with Rams junior Bobby De Haro, have been invited and will be competing at the nation’s top prep football all-star camp, Football University’s TOP GUN

Las Cruces Yankees hope for USSSA World Series trip

The Las Cruces Yankees 10U baseball team won the 2014 State Championship tournament in Rio Rancho on June 15. The Yankees returned to Las Cruces and also won the city league championship on June 24.

Las Cruces PAL hopes to send boxers to Ringside tournament

The Las Cruces Police Athletic League (PAL) Boxing Club will be having a fundraising car wash this Saturday, July 19 at Dario's Bail Bonds on the corner of Picacho Ave. and Main St. from 9 am to noon.

UTEP Softball Adds Pac-12 Transfer

Keanna ‘Kiki’ Pepi, who played her freshman year of softball at Oregon State, will transfer to UTEP head coach Tobin Echo-Hawk announced. Pepi will have three years of eligibly for the Miners.

Chihuahuas Win First Game After All-Star Break

The El Paso Chihuahuas scored five early runs in their 7-6 win over the Fresno Grizzlies Thursday night at Chukchansi Park. One day after playing in the Triple-A All-Star Game, Jonathan Galvez went 3-for-5 with a home run and four RBIs.

Escalante trains for IBO world title

Antonio Escalante prepares for what its a key fight in his career. Escalante has lost two of his last three fights by the fast track to Roberto Marroquin and Rocky Juarez.

Rodriguez, Ochieng faceoff at weigh in

David Rodriguez is ready for the ring. He's 36-1 overall, and in a heavyweight battle, he will face Raymond Ochieng Friday, July 18 at Southwest University Events Center, 6500 Montana. Doors open at 6:30pm, fights start at 8:00pm.

UTEP running back named to Allstate 'Good Works Team'

For 23 years the Allstate AFCA Good Works Team® has served as one of the most coveted and prestigious off-the-field honors in college football.

NMSU football to feature 'family entertainment' before games

The New Mexico State football season is less than 42 days away, as the Aggies currently hold summer workouts before the start of fall camp on Aug. 1.