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Lady Steers polish off East Mountain T’Wolves

Against another team, it might have mattered.
Against East Mountain, it was just a meaningless statistic. The Magdalena girls basketball team missed seven layups in the second quarter — not counting putbacks — but that was after it established a comfortable cushion.

Blitzkrieg

Hell or high water might have been more conquerable.
It didn’t take the Socorro High boys basketball team more than four and a half minutes to seize control of Tuesday’s District 3-3A pillow fight on the way to a 64-17 win over visiting Cobre.

Goodbye, farewell, to you my friends

This is it.
That was the name of Michael Jackson’s farewell tour that, as it turns out, quite literally foreshadowed the King of Pop’s unceremonious demise. He died from cardiac arrest three weeks before he was slated to take the stage in a series of career-closing concerts.

Sophomore sensational in dreary shooting exhibition

When everyone else was slumping, the sophomore rose to the occasion.
Zeb Esquivel scored seven of his 13 points in the fourth quarter of Friday night’s game at Silver, keying the motor-less Socorro boys basketball team’s run that just came up a mile short of its preferred destination.