Articles for the ‘Sports’ Category

Hardwood lessons

Jonathan Miller - El Defensor Cheiftain: Cathryn Wellborn was one of 16 participants who attended Shauna Snyder’s basketball camp last week at Warrior Gymnasium.

It isn’t unusual for members of the Lady Warriors basketball team to attend summer camps, hone their skills and begin early preparation for the upcoming basketball season. The camp the…[Read more]

Jack of all trades

Jonathan Miller — El Defensor Chieftain: Tyler Crespin, 17, coached his first meet as head coach of the Socorro Stingrays just hours after competing in the New Mexico High School 3A-4A Football All-Star game June 5.

The transition from high school to college is a steep one. Teenagers go straight from raising their hand to answer a question to making potentially life-altering choices in a matter…[Read more]