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  • Que Pasa May 13, 2016


    1 to 2 p.m.

  • Noticias May 13, 2016

    •Highlands Alumni Affairs office asks you to nominate an individual in one of the following categories to be honored at this year’s Homecoming Celebration: Distinguished Alum, Distinguished Young Alum, Distinguished Retired Faculty, Forever Cowboy Student Award, and Spirit Award. Follow the link nmhualumni.org/homecoming to read more and to fill out the simple online form. Any questions, call Juli Salman at 426-2155.

  • Robertson boys’ golf seventh at stat

    Las Vegas Optic

    Robertson senior Robert Gallegos finished 16th individually and helped the Cardinals to a seventh place team result in the Class 1A-4A state golf tournament this week at Nancy Lopez Golf Course at Spring River in Roswell.

    Gallegos was up on the leaderboard after shooting a 78 for Monday’s first round. But he dropped back into the pack a bit after his 85 on Tuesday. He finished with a gross score of 163.

  • Lady Cards a win away

    As of press time, the Robertson softball team is one win away from the Class 4A state championship game.

    A No. 1 seed in the bracket, the Lady Cardinals (26-3) earned a spot in the semifinals with two double-digit wins Wednesday at the Rio Rancho Softball Complex.

    First came a 13-3 win over No. 8 seed Kirtland Central. Ashlea Lujan hit two home runs to help lead the Lady Cardinals to a mercy-rule victory.

    Then Robertson downed No. 5 seed Cobre 11-1 later in the afternoon, getting a home run from Savannah Sanchez.

  • Looking Ahead - Sports - May 13, 2016

    •Albuquerque Isotopes at Salt Lake Bees, 6:35 p.m., Salt Lake City, Utah
    •Class 4A state tournament semifinal: Robertson-Taos winner vs. Sandia Prep-Silver winner, 3 p.m., Rio Rancho High
    •Class 3A state tournament championship game: Pecos-Tularosa winner vs. Texico-Estancia winner, noon, Isotopes Park, Albuquerque
    •Las Vegas Little League games, Keys Park
    •La Plaza Little League games, Rodriguez Park
    •La Plaza and Las Vegas Little League games, TBA

  • Bees sting from mound

    Las Vegas Optic

    Albuquerque beat Albuquerque on Wednesday afternoon.

    Al Albuquerque, the closing pitcher for the Salt Lake Bees, gave up one run in the ninth but otherwise stuffed an Isotopes rally to preserve a 4-2 win for the host Bees.

  • State meet begins Friday at UNM

    An event-by-event preview for this weekend’s Class 4A state track and field championships, to be held at UNM Track and Soccer Complex in Albuquerque. Admission is $8 general, $5 students.

    GIRLS’ 200-METER DASH (Prelims 5 p.m. Friday; finals 4:06 p.m. Saturday): Lauren Chafins of St. Michael’s has the fastest time in the state with a 26.68. Robertson’s Savannah Sena posted a 27.18 on April 13 at the Meadow City Invite; that’s the 12th fastest to date.

  • Go Fish May 13, 2016

    Editor’s note: This fishing report, provided by Bill Dunn and the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ.

    Catch of the week: Storrie Lake, Daniel Chavez of Las Vegas, N.M., caught a 31.5-inch, 17.5-pound channel catfish May 6. He was using liver.

  • BREAKING: Robertson teams eliminated

    The Pecos Panthers will play for a Class 3A state baseball championship at noon Friday at Isotopes Park in Albuquerque. 

    But Robertson softball and baseball teams are left wondering what might have been after being eliminated from their respective brackets on Thursday in Rio Rancho. 

  • BREAKING: Lady Cards suffer first loss

    After falling 10-7 to Silver on Thursday, the No. 1 Robertson softball team is looking to regroup and reach Friday's Class 4A state championship game. 

    The Lady Cardinals await the winner of the consolation semifinal between No. 3 Hope Christian and No. 8 Kirtland Central, who play at 3 p.m. Thursday.

    Robertson plays the Hope-Kirtland winner at 5 at Rio Rancho Softball Complex. A win in that game advances the Lady Cardinals to the title game at noon on Friday at Lobo Field in Albuquerque. A loss means elimination.