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Author Archives: Mark Smith /Journal Assistant Sports Editor

Rachael (maiden Gonzales), left, and Johnny Parkes were college sweethearts who always knew they would end up married. But visa problems for the Englishman created plenty of problems along the way. Today is their first Valentine's Day together since 2011. (Greg Sorber/Albuquerque Journal)

Final score was love and love

Ex-UNM tennis star Parkes is back in town, back with wife after three trying years

Tennis facility gets its pro in former Lobo

They built it – he finally came – and now the new owners of Club Rio Rancho are hoping their well-known tennis pro and their ultragorgeous Australian blue-on-blue tennis courts attract a whole bunch of others.

Bill seeks to spur PGA event

Could New Mexico be the site of a PGA Tour event in the near future?

Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau,, is greeted by  Eugene Field Elementary students on Monday.

Adolphe Pierre-Louis/Journal

Rockies visit Albuquerque

It was a smooth ride indeed as the Rockies Road Show opened on Monday at Isotopes Park.