SANTA FE, N.M. — A look back at the top sports stories in northern New Mexico
GOLDEN NINJAS: The Ninja ’07 boys team from the Meadow City Soccer Club in Las Vegas, N.M., came away from the state’s largest (97 teams) 3v3 soccer tournament in Roswell last week with the gold medal.
UPCOMING THINGS TO SEE OR DO
BASEBALL: The Santa Fe Fuego finish off a five-game homestand with games tonight, Saturday and Sunday against the Garden City Wind at Fort Marcy Park. Games begin at 6 p.m. each night. For more information, see santafefuego.com.
GOLF: All Individuals First, a Los Alamos organization providing day programs for adults with mental disabilities, will be the recipient of the first Bathtub Row Brewing Co-op charity golf tournament Aug. 3 at the Los Alamos Golf Course. Registration is open to the first 120 players. For more information or to register, email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
FISHING: Learn to catch the big one Saturday during the free fly-casting clinic at Sipapu Sky Resort. Beginning at 10:30 a.m., the clinic will discuss how the fly rod, reel and line work together; the three elements that form a good cast; how to cast overhand and backhand, even in the wind; and how to shoot line out and strip line in. For a required advanced reservation, call the Solitary Angler at 575-758-5653.
HOOPS: Former West Las Vegas star Vera Jo Bustos, who now helps coach the University of New Mexico women’s team, will be a holding a camp Saturday and Sunday at Robertson High School. For more information, see vjselite.com.
SOCCER: New Mexico Highlands University will be holding a youth camp Aug. 11-12. The two-a-day sessions will include dribbling, shooting, passing, receiving, creativity and imagination in an effort to build skills, as well as confidence. For more information, call coach Oscar Mendoza at 915-346-4067 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.