Sports

Apr 012016
 

By Greg Perkins The Roadrunners picked up valuable power points with their home field win over Wickenburg Monday afternoon in Holbrook. The Wranglers came into the contest with a 4-2 regular season record, but left for home with an 8-3 loss to the Birds. The visitors took the initial lead with a run in the Read More…






Apr 012016
 

Arizona District 04 of the National Barrel Horse Association hosted a barrel racing competition March 26 in Taylor. Results for Open Barrels follow. In 1-D competition, Megan Stock, riding Cash, won with a time of 14.669, earning $172, followed by London Willis on Macy Grey in 14.930, earning $115; and Marisa Simpson on Chigger in Read More…






Mar 302016
 

By Greg Perkins Playing just one game since last Tuesday, the Holbrook Roadrunners made the most of that appearance, shutting out St. Johns 16-0 on Saturday behind a no-hit pitching performance from Jalen Nez. Nez worked the hill for five innings, facing just two over the minimum number of batters. He gave up no runs, Read More…






Mar 302016
 

By Greg Perkins The Snowflake Lobos won all three games played last week on their home field, defeating Window Rock, Show Low, and Round Valley. The trio of victories moved them to 7-4 overall on the season and 6-1 in power point contests. Hosting the Scouts on Tuesday, the Lobos piled up 28 runs on Read More…






Mar 302016
 

By Greg Perkins Snowflake claimed first place in both the boys’ and girls’ divisions of the Mogollon Early Meet held last Friday in Heber. The Lobos dominated the field with 219.5 points well, ahead of second place Show Low with 149. Payson finished third with 96. The Lady Lobos edged out Show Low by half Read More…






Mar 302016
 

By Sam Conner The Winslow Lady Bulldogs lost a pair of games in their last two outings, falling to the Cactus Lady Cobras 16-6 last Tuesday in Phoenix and to the Lady Eagles 8-5 last Friday in Flagstaff. The losses dropped Winslow’s record to a still excellent 13-7. Winslow took a 3-0 lead in the Read More…






Mar 302016
 

By Greg Perkins Playing the Mogollon Mustangs last Thursday in Heber, the Wildcats of Joseph City made it a clean sweep over their rivals this season with a 21-6 victory. The Cats have won just two games this year, but both have come against the Mustangs. Their luck ran out the following day when the Read More…






Mar 302016
 

The Arizona Game and Fish Department will present its inaugural watchable waterfowl workshop for the public at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Apr. 9, at the Pinetop regional office. The program is free to the public and will consist of a classroom presentation and discussion of waterfowl identification, life history, behavior patterns and their importance to Read More…






Mar 302016
 

By Greg Perkins Holbrook finished ninth among 15 teams in the boys’ division of the Mogollon Early Meet held last Friday with nine team points and seventh in the girls’ competition with 36. Snowflake won the boys’ title with 219.5 points, followed by Show Low with 149 and Payson with 96. The Lobos also won Read More…