Railroaders fall hard
It’s been a rough few days for the Sparks High baseball team. The Railroaders wrapped up play in a four-team, round-robin spring break tournament Wednesday and were saddled with their third straight 10-run defeat.
Reed baseball takes down Sparks
Neither head coach was in the dugout when Reed and Sparks used to battle it out in league play, but on Monday the Rail City rivalry was brought back one more time.
Fallon racing opens with a bang
Saturday's season opener at Rattlesnake Raceway had something for everyone, good racing, attrition and an almost high-speed destruction derby with the Modifieds. And for most of the evening the weather cooperated with mild temperatures.
Raiders dispatch Hawks
Motivated by a soundtrack of some of the greatest movie theme songs ever along with the nickname-creating prowess of resident announcers Mike Powell and Reed Adlish, the Reed softball team made quick work of Hug Saturday.
Wooster sweeps Reed baseball
Wooster put up 33 runs against Reed a cruised to a doubleheader baseball sweep with 21-8 and 12-9 victories to take the High Desert League series three games to none Saturday.
Sparks baseball splits with Yerington
The Railroaders started Saturday off with a bang, triumphing 3-2 behind the complete-game effort by pitcher Andrew Garcia. But they couldn't keep that momentum going, dropping the second game of the doubleheader, 7-4.
Raiders trounce Hawks
The Reed Raiders had no trouble staying perfect in conference clashes. The Raiders rolled to a 12-0 five-inning romp at Hug in High Desert League prep softball action Thursday afternoon.
Commentary: Reno Aces fans, are you ready for Year 2?
Truckee Meadows sports fans surprised me a bit last summer in their support during the Reno Aces' inaugural season. If memory serves, the Aces need to average 4,000-plus fans a night to stay viable. The team eclipsed that and much more during its first season.