Easing of statewide coronavirus restrictions have enabled the New Mexico Tech golf course to resume holding tournaments.
After fear of canceling the entire fall sports season just two weeks ago, the New Mexico Activities Association and Director Sally Marquez recently released a schedule that appears might allow all high school sports to take place – just not at the prescribed times during a regular prep sport…
The continued COVID-19 pandemic took a huge toll on prep athletics nationwide this past spring, and now in New Mexico some fall sports will feel the same effects.
It’s been a little more than two weeks since the New Mexico Activities Association released COVID-19 appropriate guidelines regarding high school athletics opening up for summer workouts.
Recent Socorro High School graduate Ian Jordison played offensive and defensive line for the Class 3A state runner-up Warriors and won a New Mexico High School state wrestling championship at 220 pounds for Socorro as well.
An entire spring season worth of sports on both the high school and collegiate levels was lost to the COVID-19 pandemic over the past few months but at long last, Socorro and New Mexico state sports have been cleared to resume some semblance of normalcy beginning June 15.
Recent Magdalena High School graduate, honor student and multiple-sport athlete Jaxson Mirabal has accepted a scholarship to attend school and ride rodeo at the University of Wyoming for the upcoming fall.
Even as a handful of businesses in Socorro County and New Mexico begin to operate again under restricted guidelines, Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham has yet to lift social distancing practices, and gatherings of more than five individuals remains prohibited.
After a 30-1 season that saw the Magdalena boys basketball team make it to another state championship, the long-running and prolific Steers program is sending another student-athlete to the collegiate ranks.
New Mexico Tech Golf Course on the west side of Socorro, New Mexico, may be one of the shorter courses in the state, but it’s widely regarded as one the most challenging and scenic. Like so many other courses that have been closed down due to Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s decree that it’…