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Magdalena track stars soar

Harold Smith/For El Defensor Chieftain: Magdalena High sophomore Abby Bullock surges across the finish line as the anchor of the winning girls’ 800-meter relay during the District 8-2A Track and Field Meet at Estancia on Friday, May 3. She and her fellow Lady Steers clocked the race in 1 minute, 52 seconds.

Magdalena High School's Barak Stephens earned the boys' individual high-point honor, and Mag's Lady Steers were the overall team runners-up at the District 8-2A Track and Field Meet held in the Torrance County seat on May 3.

Local youngsters in Gymkhana

A couple of races will go down to the wire in the Mountainair Gymkhana Rodeo series' final day of competition on Sunday at the J.P. Helms Rodeo Grounds.

Abeyta leads Cougars over Mountainair

Harold Smith/Mountainview Telegraph: Alamo Navajo senior Dustine Abeyta brings the ball into the front court during a District 2-1A girls basketball game at Mountainair on Thursday, Feb. 9. Abeyta, pouring in 26 of her game-high 35 points in the second half, led the visiting Cougars to a 59-46 win over the Mustangs.

Dustine Abeyta is No. 1.
Alamo Navajo’s 5-foot-8 senior post put on what was very nearly a one-girl show as she scored 26 of her game-high 35 points in the second half to lift the Cougars to a 59-46 District 2-1A high school basketball victory at Mountainair on Thursday (2/9) night.