Articles for the ‘Sports’ Category

Area youth take to links

ird) aFrom left, Ricky Silva Jr. (first), Sean Moore (thnd Cameron Zuni (second) were the top finishers in boys 16-18.

Socorro junior golfers Ricky Silva Jr. and Sean Moore topped all golfers with scores of 72 and 73, respectively, at the Sun Country PGA Junior Tour Tournament held at New Mexico Tech Golf Course July 14-15.


Photos by Anthony Welch - El Defensor Chieftain:  Coach Curtis Johnson lets Trey Partridge practice the half nelson move during practice.

Success is great, but there are other ways to win in life, according Joel Partridge. This is the message the coach hopes to instill in local youth through the Socorro Warrior Junior Wrestling program.

Sportsmen support ban on drones

The practice of stalking and bagging big game with the aid of radio-controlled, camera-equipped drones may soon be a thing of the past in the state if New Mexico Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, New Mexico Council of Outfitters & Guides and other hunting organizations get their way.