NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Former Lobo men’s basketball coach Paul Weir will be in Portales Wednesday. Weir is interviewing for the Eastern New Mexico Athletic Director position. Weir was recently selected as head coach of the U19 Canada team that will play in the FIBA Basketball World Cup in Latvia next month.
New Mexico United returns to the pitch Wednesday in a short week. New Mexico, who played Austin Bold to a draw this past Saturday, is hosting San Antonio FC.
Lastly, Carlsbad High School has it’s first Gatorade New Mexico Girls Soccer Player of the Year. Alexa Dugan won the honor Tuesday. Dugan leads Carlsbad to a Class 5A championship and 11-0 record this past season. She had the only goal in the championship game. Dugan scored 10 goals with 9 assists this season.