Articles for the ‘Sports’ Category


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.

Saturday is Free Fishing Day in N.M.

Whether you feel like testing the waters for the first time or you are an old hand at fishing, Saturday, June 7 is the perfect time to get out and make a cast or two at lakes and streams across New Mexico — no license required.