Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Chavez Brothers Near Retirement.(Final)

Byline: * Harold Smith


Cimarron cross-country and track-distance coach Leroy Chavez and Tucumcari cross-country and girls track coach George Chavez will retire at the end of this school year.

The brothers grew up in Las Vegas, N.M., and ran for Robertson High School. Leroy (1969) and George ('71) were state cross-country champions.

The Chavezes ran for Eastern New Mexico University's 1973 NAIA national-titlist cross-country team.

Leroy coached at Robertson for 13 years, then four at Maxwell. …

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