Today's News

  • District XC, state soccer in LV

    The road to the state championships in cross country and soccer runs through the Meadow City this year.

    That’s because it’s Las Vegas’ turn to host the District 2-3A cross country meet (4 p.m. Friday at the Gene Torres Golf Course, to be specific). Robertson, West Las Vegas and Taos will vie for district titles and then get ready for the state meet Nov. 5 in Rio Rancho.

  • Dons homecoming
  • Highlands runners jump to No. 15 in national poll

    Making the biggest move of any program in the nation, the New Mexico Highlands University men’s cross country team jumped from No. 20 to No. 15 in this week’s U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches’ Association national rankings.

    The ranking is the highest for the Cowboys since the 2007 season when the squad placed 10th at the NCAA Division II national championships.

  • Wellness education spotlighted at NMHU

    NMHU Sports Information

    New Mexico health, physical education, recreation and dance professionals gathered at Highlands University Oct. 13- 14 for a “Wellness Near the Wilderness” convention hosted by the university’s Exercise and Sport Sciences Department.

    “It was a great opportunity to share success stories and collaborate with colleagues on new ideas for how to continue to support healthy and active lifestyles,” said Pete LeRoy, an exercise and sport sciences professor at Highlands who managed the convention.

  • Go Fish - Oct. 28, 2011

    This fishing report, provided by the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers, anglers, guides and local businesses. Conditions may vary as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities.

    COYOTE CREEK: The flow is .63 cfs. No report.

  • Gearing up
  • More lengthy talks in NBA tiff

    The Associated Press

    NEW YORK  — NBA owners and players were engaged in another marathon session Wednesday, meeting for more than 12 hours in talks aimed at ending the lockout.

    The two sides got back to the table with a small group meeting less than a week after three intense days of mediation didn't produce a new labor deal. Wednesday’s negotiations marked the second-longest bargaining session since the lockout began July 1.

  • Looking Ahead - Oct. 28, 2011

    Cross country
    • District 2-3A championship meet, 4 p.m., Gene Torres Golf Course
    • District 4-2A championship meet, time TBA, Santa Fe
    • Robertson vs. Taos, 7 p.m., Cardinal Stadium
    • West Las Vegas vs. Raton (homecoming), 7 p.m., Perkins Stadium
    • Mora vs. Española, site and time TBA
    • NMHU women at Colorado State-Pueblo, 7 p.m., Pueblo, Colo.

  • FYI - Sports - Oct. 28, 2011

    Shuttle service for Friday’s Robertson-Taos football game will be offered due to closure of the Cardinal Stadium north-side parking lot. Parking will be available at Memorial Middle School, Los Niños and Sierra Vista. Shuttles to the stadium will run from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. every 10 minutes, with return service beginning midway through the fourth quarter.

  • Green and gold pride