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County Line Qualifies Three To Class 2A State Tournament

The County Line wrestling qualified three wrestlers to the 2A state tournament following the two-day Region 4 tournament held on Friday, March 5 and Saturday, March 6 at John Mall High School. T...

By John Contreras

2021-03-11 15:20:46

Lady Eagles Phenomenal Upset Win in South Baca Earns Them a Berth Into Post-S...

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
With .25 seconds left on the clock and the season on the line, the Eads girls found themselves tied, 37-37 and no time outs remaining, with powerhouse South Baca who at 12-1 was considered one of...

Wranglers Gymnastics Team of Wild West Athletics Competes in Salina, KS

| Admin | Sports
The Wranglers Gymnastics Team of Wild West Athletics located in Lamar, Colorado attended the Winter Wonderland AAU sanctioned competition held in Salina, KS the weekend of January 22nd – 24th . Th...

No. 8 Granada Bobcats Shock No. 3 Cheraw, 48-31, To Capture High Plains Leagu...

| John Contreras | Sports
An anticipated battle between the unbeaten and No. 3 state ranked Cheraw Wolverines and the No. 8 ranked Granada Bobcats for the Class 1A High Plains League boy’s championship took place on Friday...

Eads Stays Perfect Over the Weekend With Wins over HP and Wiley

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
So far so good for the Eads Eagles who are currently sitting at 3-0 on the season after getting two more wins over the weekend including a 52-48 win in Hi-Plains over the Patriots and a convincing ...

Eads Needs to Win on the Road This Week in Order to Secure a Playoff Bid

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The road has not been a friend to the Eads Eagles as all four of their losses have occurred out of town.  They are going to have to get over their jet lag, or in this case bus lag, this weekend if ...

Eads Girls Suffer First Season Loss to Wiley; Defeats Hi-Pains on the Road

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Over the weekend the Eads girls suffered their first loss in a 48-26 game against Wiley on Saturday that was much closer than the score indicated.  On Friday night the Lady Eagles warded off a last...

Eads Girls Take a Major Tumble in Ratings in a Roller Coaster Week

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The Eads girls entered the week with a decent RPI rating and was just within the boundaries of the twenty-four team max that will qualify for the post season.  Things looked great for Eads as they ...

Kit Carson Boys Struggle in Marathon Hoops Week

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
It was a tough week of basketball for the Kit Carson Wildcats as they played in a three-game marathon over the course of the week but was unable to come up with a win.  On Tuesday, they traveled to...

No. 8 Holly boys continue winning ways to move to 9-1 overall

| John Contreras | Sports
The Santa Fe League boy’s championship title will be up for grabs when the Class 2A No. 8 state-ranked Holly Wildcats clash with the No. 12 state-ranked Fowler Grizzlies on Thursday, March 4 in Fow...

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