Community sports

All systems go! Feet, calves, lungs and quads ready for launch

The ultimate summer challenge is here.The 13th Annual Up and Over 10K slated for Saturday (Aug. 4) is ready to welcome trail runners and mountain lovers alike for a sloped jaunt.

Sidelines - August 2-8

High school biking: The Taos Composite High School Mountain Bike Team begins its fourth season of offering Northern New Mexico students the opportunity to train as a team and race mountain …

Sidelines – July 26-August 1

Billiards tournament: The 19th annual Ronald C. Romero memorial "Ball in Hand 8-Ball Tournament" is slated for Saturday (July 28). Ongoing since 2000, the tournament has seen a variety of winners, …
School sports

Something is missing in Wildcat Nation

In yet another chapter in the Questa High School sports saga, the cast of characters has changed again.
School sports

Calling all Lady Tiger netters: volleyball tryouts scheduled

Back-to-school is quickly approaching, and all Taos players interested in participating in middle school or high school volleyball should mark their calendars for the start of the 2018-19 season.The …
Third consecutive visit

Teague returns to Taos, brings frank message about sports and life

George Teague, famously remembered for a couple of iconic events while playing football in the NCAA and NFL returns to Taos for a third …
Basketball
Prep basketball

Pecos coach, facing five sex crime charges, remains in jail

LAS VEGAS, N.M. -- Pecos High School assistant boys basketball coach Dominick Baca was arraigned Wednesday in the San Miguel County Magistrate Court on charges of...

Winter sports wrap up for all nine Taos County teams

All six basketball teams, wrestling, swimming and ice hockey have completed their respective seasons in Taos County. Here is a recap of the accomplishments of the interscholastic winter sports teams in 2017-18.

Too few points, low shooting percentages doom Peñasco in The Pit

Peñasco Lady Panthers take home the second-place trophy after falling to the Fort Sumner/House Vixens in the Class 2A state basketball final March 9.
Baseball

Month in sports pictures: April 2018

Here's the latest color palette of Taos County Sports - showing the rainbow of activities and moments from this Northern New Mexico dome.

Taos splits with Robertson, rolls over West Las Vegas

The state Class 4A rankings currently show the Robertson Cardinals as the number one team with a an overall record of 13-2, but as of press …

Taos extends win streak to eight with victory over Horsemen

With one swing of the bat, a dogfight was settled. The Taos Tigers baseball team won its district home opener in dramatic fashion, beating the St. Michael's Horsemen 9-8.
Football

Taos places three on state team

Defensive back Jude Suazo, a senior, was selected to the 4A all-state first defensive team by the New Mexico High School Coaches Association. Suazo had three interceptions and 34 tackles during a …

All-District football team named, Taos gets six nods from coaches

Six from the Taos Tigers football team received All-District honors for their efforts in their respective positions at the end-of-the season coaches meeting held Nov. 6.

Big plays lambast Tigers as number 2 Portales Rams wool the night

Too many Tiger turnovers and too many big plays yielded by Taos ultimately was the difference, as the Portales Rams eliminated Taos from the state playoffs with a 41-11 final.
Hockey
Poll

Poll: Will the closing of Tri-County Community Services affect you or someone you know?

Tri-County provides behavioral health care and many other services in Taos, Colfax and Union counties. It recently announced it will close by Aug. 31.
Education

State grades Taos County schools

The New Mexico Public Education Department released the 2017-18 school grades for New Mexico schools and while most in Taos County retained their previous grades, some schools have some work to …

Stay safe, get found, learn mountain medicine

With the waning of summer, nature beckons us outside ever more urgently. Locals and visitors are hearing the call and getting outside to camp, hike, bike, fish, hunt and gather …
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