Playing on a course she knows well, rising Santa Fe prep junior Karen Tian and high school 1A-3A state champion, tamed the Marty Sanchez Links de Santa Fe this week in Sun Country’s New Mexico West Texas Junior Amateur, shooting a 1-under 143, which was one stroke behind girls winner Avery Sky of Rio Rancho. On the boys side, Eli Salazar of Santa Fe took fifth place with a four-over 148.
Jalene Ramirez, an incoming St. Michael’s Middle School seventh-grader, won the T-Mobile Little League West Regional Home Run Derby at Seattle’s T-Mobile Park, hitting 10 homers in the final two rounds to clinch it.
Santa Fe Indian School’s Cheyenne Smith signed to play softball at North Platte Community College in North Platte, Nebraska.
UPCOMING THINGS TO SEE OR DO
After going virtual last year, La Tierra Torture Mountain Bike Race, this year known as the Torture at Glorieta Camps, is set for Aug. 28 at Glorieta Camps. For more information or to register, see core-crew.com/la-tierra-torture-4-27.