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Amarillo native Ryan Palmer is alone atop the leaderboard at the Waste Management Phoenix Open as play was suspended due to darkness. Palmer fired a seven-under 64 in Thursday's opening round. The rest of the field will complete their first rounds on Friday at 10:00 a.m. Eastern, with the second round starting as scheduled at 9:30 a.m.
The West Texas A&M Buffaloes will be heading to Portales this Saturday as they will take on Eastern New Mexico. The Buffs go into the contest with a 12-8 overall record and 2-4 in conference record. The Buffs are coming off a 92-71 home win over Langston on Tuesday. Game time will be at 8:30 pm.
The West Texas A&M Lady Buffs will be on the road Saturday as they will take on Eastern New Mexico in Portales. The Lady Buffs will go into the contest with a 15-2 overall record with a 6-1 conference record. They are currently riding a six-game winning streak after beating Texas Woman's by 15 on Sunday night. Game time will be at 6:30 pm.
The West Texas A&M baseball team will kickoff their season tomorrow at home in Wilder Park against Southwestern Oklahoma State. The Buffs are coming off a 37-21 overall record and an appearance in the NCAA Playoffs. The Buffs will not be back home until March 6th when they play Eastern New Mexico. The doubleheader starts with the first game at 1:00 pm and the second game starting at 3:00 pm.
The Amarillo Bulls will be at home this weekend as they will take on Rio Grande Valley. The Bulls go into the series with a 16-21-3 record with 35 points on the season. They are coming off a 4-2 win over Odessa on Saturday. The puck will drop on Friday and Saturday at 7:05 pm.