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State power Elko buries Sparks
ELKO - The question Friday night was not whether the Elko boys basketball team would win but by what margin. As it turned out, Elko won by a comfortable 81-50 margin Friday night against the visiting Sparks Railroaders. The Indians pulled their starters halfway through the third quarter.
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It's Official : Fralick signs with Nevada
SSHS receiver, Geisinger, signs to play at Weber State; Reed girls soccer standout, Whitehead, to play for Cal-St. Stanislaus
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Spanish Springs wrestlers claim seventh straight HDL title
Cougars win seventh straight High Desert League title with 40th consecutive HDL win, an 84-0 romp over Hug; Raiders fall at Reno
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Monster second quarter lifts Raiders over Mustangs
The Reed boys basketball team played arguably its most complete game of the season Tuesday night and claimed a 77-56 home win over Damonte Ranch, the second-place team in the Sierra League.
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Some of the old, some of the new, as Reed rolls Damonte
Much was the same in the Reed girls basketball team’s 69-47 home win over Damonte Ranch Tuesday night.
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Fourth-quarter spurt lifts Spanish Springs girls over Carson
A recent three-game losing skid had the Spanish Springs girls basketball team reeling. The Cougars are hoping those woes are a thing of the past after posting a 43-38 home win over Carson in a DI North crossover league affair Tuesday night.
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Meyer's 29-point performance propels Spanish Springs over Ca...
The Carson Senators were a big thorn in the side of the Spanish Springs boys basketball team last winter. Carson handed Spanish Springs a 56-36 shellacking at CHS in a regular season meeting and then the Senators got by the Cougars 38-37 in an emotional North Region quarterfinal at SSHS two weeks later.
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Sparks girls fall short against Fernley
The Sparks girls basketball team shrunk a double-digit second half deficit to six points Saturday afternoon at home against Fernley but fell short in a 46-35 loss to the Vaqueros.
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Sparks boys snap skid against Fernley
The Sparks boys basketball team’s 49-32 home win over Fernley Saturday afternoon won’t make up for a frustrating season that’s featured five losses of four or fewer points, but it certainly helps
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Nevada tops Air Force in OT
RENO -- The University of Nevada men's basketball team keeps finding new ways to win Mountain West Conference games. Saturday's strategy seemingly involved building a big lead in the first half, blowing it in the second half and then getting a clean slate to pull out an overtime victory.
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Wells leads Raiders over Hawks
Reed Raiders down Hug, 69-56, on the road, Trae Wells goes for 34 points in league win
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Reed girls rout Hug
The Reed girls basketball team had no trouble Tuesday night on the road at Hug, walking away with a 97-31 win.
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Spanish Springs boys basketball can't overcome porous start
An abysmal first half pretty much sunk any hopes the Spanish Springs boys basketball team had of winning Friday night at Reno. In spite of playing what could have been their worst 16 minutes of the season, in the first two periods, the SSHS gang battled back to make the final score competitive, but the Cougars were still saddled with a 72-64 High Desert League loss.
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Reno girls run over Spanish Springs
The Reno girls basketball team is on a roll and it doesn't look like much can stop the defending state champions. Reno had little trouble dispatching league rival Spanish Springs at home Friday, 64-17.
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Lowry boys blast Sparks, 57-16
The Sparks Railroaders were shut out in the first period of their DI-A North League home game against perennial power Lowry Friday night. And it didn't get much better after that either. Lowry, which has established itself as one of the top programs in northern Nevada, in any classification, showcased that reputation at Sparks, blowing out the Railroaders 57-16.
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Vargas shines in aftermath of breaking school's 3-point record
She didn’t even realize what she had done until crawling into bed – sort of. Mariah Vargas, a senior guard for the Spanish Springs girls basketball team, was aware of scoring a career-high 22 points in last Friday’s 60-32 home win over North Valleys.
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Spanish Springs wrestlers beat up Reed, 50-12
The Spanish Springs Cougars dominated their cross-town rival Reed, cruising to a 50-12 romp in a High Desert League wrestling dual meet at RHS Wednesday night.
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Pack defends home floor against Colorado State
Tied at 38 early in the second half, Nevada went on a 11-0 run and did not give the lead up on its way to a 76-67 win over Colorado State Wednesday night at Lawlor Events Center.
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Grizz get by Cougars, 55-45
The Galena Grizzlies dominated a key four-minute stretch of the third period Tuesday night and it was likely the difference in their DI North crossover league game against Spanish Springs. The end result was a 55-45 home win for Galena that knocked Spanish Springs out of first place in the High Desert League.
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