Carrying just one substitute player, 16 New Mexico Tech Pygmies fulfilled their travel obligation to the University of Texas at El Paso Saturday, but their version of "ironman rugby" fell short in a 39-22 defeat. In a contest between a superior forward pack (NMT) and an ascendant backline (UTEP), the backs carried the day for the Miners, avenging a 28-27 loss in Socorro on Sept. 13.
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With spring on the way and anglers looking for the best fishing spot, Socorro bass fisherman Ron Gilworth has been spearheading an effort – along with Elephant Butte community members – to re-stock the state's largest lake with up to 20,000 fish.
The University of New Mexico Rugby Club blanked New Mexico Tech in Socorro Saturday by the score of 27-0.
The Socorro High School basketball teams started facing district opponents in late January.
A 20-0 scoring run fueled the Socorro boys' basketball team to a 60-28 blowout victory over the Estancia Bears Tuesday night.
What some thought might be a titanic tussle quickly turned into a blowout victory Monday, as the Magdalena boys' basketball team decimated the Hondo Valley Eagles, 83-34.
Magdalena girls' and boys' basketball coaches Wally Sanchez and Jory Mirabal agree on one thing – there's always room for improvement.
Tuesday was an off night for the Socorro boys' basketball team, according to coach Lawrence Baca.
The Socorro boys' basketball team put up 21 points on the scoreboard in the first quarter of last Friday's home game against the St. Michaels Horsemen.
Nearing the mid-season mark, the Magdalena boys' and girls' basketball teams keep on winning.
The Magdalena boys and girls basketball teams took home the American Indian Classic tournament championships last weekend.
Tuesday's Magdalena versus Socorro boys' basketball game was reminiscent of the old west – an intense shootout.