Aces take down Grizzlies
The Reno Aces blew up for eight runs to break open a tie game and earn a series win over the Fresno Grizzlies, cruising to a 14-7 victory Monday night in front of 5,049 fans at Aces Ballpark.
Frontier days racing at Lovelock
The annual Frontier Days celebration was highlighted by a two-day show at the Lovelock Speedway. Several drivers celebrated as well as they swept their races and everyone got a chance to race on the speedway's new clays surface.
Good Ol' Boys of Summer
The city of Sparks currently has more than 4,100 participants playing in its summer softball leagues. That number is comprised of 317 teams for this second summer season, that will run through mid-September.
Sparks All-Stars knocked out by Reno West
The Sparks Babe Ruth all-stars saw their summer season come to an end Thursday night at Lampe Park in Gardnerville. Sparks suffered a 12-4 losers’ bracket loss to Reno West at the 14-year-old State Babe Ruth Tournament.
It’s going to be a busy week for the Spanish Springs Cal Ripken League. The local youth baseball organization saw six of its all-star teams win state titles and advance to regional tournaments at various venues across the West.
Forehands for Free
A local tennis program for under-privileged youth is winding down its summer lessons over the next week and a half.
Action heats up at Rattlesnake
Temperatures close to the century mark greeted fans at Rattlesnake Raceway on Saturday. And the air temperature was as hot as some of the racing would be on the oval.