Austin Trout will face Mexico’s Luis Grajeda December 11th at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California.
The ESPN2 televised bout, scheduled for 10 rounds in the light middleweight division, is expected to be the co-main event on the Thursday night ESPN boxing special that will honor late promoter Dan Goossen.
Both Trout (27-2, 14KOs) 29, and Grajeda (17-3-2, 13 KOs) 27, will be making their second straight appearances on ESPN2 with each coming off August bouts; Trout a unanimous decision victory over Australia’s Daniel Dawson, and Grajeda a gutsy unanimous decision loss to light middleweight contender Willie Nelson.
The World Series is headed down to Game 7 on Wednesday night, after the Kansas City Royals pummeled the San Francisco Giants 10-0 Tuesday night to tie the series at three-games apiece. Continue reading
Gadsden and Oñate have both emerged as the top two teams in District 3-6A volleyball this season. And while both teams have played in tight matches with each other, the Panthers have had the upper hand by beating the Knights in both their meetings this season.
The two teams meet in another important district match Tuesday at Gadsden High School as they fight for the regular season title, seeding for the District 3-6A tournament and seeding for the Class 6A state playoffs.
New Mexico State men’s basketball Crimson and White Scrimmage
When: 7 p.m., Tuesday
Where: Pan American Center
State soccer schedule
Girls Class 6A
No. 9 Albuquerque High vs. No. 8 Las Cruces High, Saturday, 1 p.m. at Field of Dreams. Continue reading
Las Cruces, the District 3-6A champions, earned the No. 3 seed and a first-round bye for the Class 6A state tournament, which was announced on Sunday.
Cibola is the No. 1 seed for the Class 6A boys state tournament, with La Cueva No. 2 and Volcano Vista No. 4.
The Oñate boys soccer team has also had a solid year and is the No. 7 seed for the Class 6A state tournament. The Knights (11-5-3) will host No. 10 seed Eldorado (10-6-2) in the first round on either Friday or Saturday. Continue reading
The Las Cruces boys soccer team clinched the District 3-6A championship with a 3-1 victory at Gadsden on Thursday.
The defending big school state champions finished the regular season 14-2-4 and 6-1-1 in district play ahead of Sunday’s Class 6A tournament selection.
“I think it cements us a No. 3 seed since La Cueva beat us head-to-head,” Bulldawgs coach Erik Tuchfarber said. “It’s that double edged sword where you have 10 days off.”
The Centennial Hawks racked up 369 rushing yards — 432 total yards of offense — in a 35-10 win over Valencia Thursday night the Field of Dreams. Continue reading
The Royals will not go quietly. On Wednesday night in Kansas City, the Royals evened up the World Series at one game apiece by beating the San Francisco Giants 7-2.
The Royals win comes after after the Giants took Game 1 Tuesday night by a score of 7-1.
Wednesday night’s game was tied 2-2 until the Royals opened it up in the bottom of the sixth inning, scoring five runs, including a two-run homer courtesy of Omar Infante.
Following Infante’s homer, Giants reliever Hunter Stickland exchanged some angry words with Salvador Perez, who scored on the homer, which led both benches to clear, but there were no punches thrown.
The popular song “Royals” by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the Giants and Kansas City Royals.
#1 Blame by Calvin Harris with John Newman who looks like he could be Rick Astley’s son…but he’s not…we checked. #2 Shake it Off by Taylor Swift has been #2 on Hot 100 Billboard charts for 5 weeks straight! So we figured why not make her #2 here too, Feels like home for her. #3 The Days by Avicii is a house favorite for Sixx who’s on the air 7pm- Midnight weekdays on Magic 105! #4 Steal My Girl by One Direction is the most requested online at www.MyMagic105.com see the video there too! #5 Baby Don’t Lie by Gwen Stefani has Magic 105 buzzing! It’s your new song of the week and it can be heard at 5pm with Ricky T!
The New Mexico State men’s golf team won its second straight Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate title with a combined-team score of 18-under-par 834 (276-276-274) at the NM State Golf Course, Tuesday, Oct. 21.
3 Aggies tied for first place individual honors;
T1 – Brett Walker – 67-7- 69–206
T1 – Pat Beyhan – 67-72-67–206
T1 – Luis Medina – 68-69-69–206
The National Collegiate Equestrian Association on Tuesday announced its latest team rankings, as determined by the NCEA Selection Committee.
New Mexico State, which defeated UT-Martin and Fresno State over the weekend, is No. 10.
Onate volleyball sweeps Las Cruces 25-12, 25-18, 25-18 Continue reading