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SSHS girls push win streak to five
A slow start didn't stop the Spanish Springs girls basketball team from eventually grabbing the momentum and pulling away for a one-sided triumph at home over Wooster Tuesday night. The Cougars captured their fifth-straight win by dumping Wooster 53-24 in a DI North crossover league clash.
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Reed boys hoopsters down Douglas in opener
Reed coach Dustin Hall wouldn’t call it a statement win but many around the North likely will.
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Reed girls basketball drops season opener
The Reed girls basketball team led Douglas by as much as 13 midway through the second quarter Tuesday night but the wheels fell off the Gabby Williams-less train as the Raiders dropped their season opener 58-53.
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Commentary: Gorman playing by the rules, but rules aren't fair
You can’t spend any real length of time around the Nevada high school sports landscape and avoid the Bishop Gorman conversation. That’s the one about, should Las Vegas’ premiere private Catholic high school be allowed to compete for state championships?
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Reed football season full of memories
It’s easy to get caught up in the negatives. ‘Yeah, but…’ has become one of today’s most common phrases.
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Cougars sweep field in own tourney
The Spanish Springs girls basketball team (4-1) won all four games it played in the High Sierra Winter Challenge - a tournament the Cougars co-host annually with Reno High.
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Reno promoters learn to be connected
RENO — This past weekend the western meeting of the 41st RPM Workshop rolled into its usual headquarters, the Eldorado Hotel and Casino, for two days of meetings.
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Bishop Gorman bests Reed, wins fifth-straight state football...
Reed season ends after loss to Bishop Gorman for fourth time in five years
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Commentary: The case for Gorman
Bishop Gorman is the best prep football program in Nevada. The massive private school out of Las Vegas wrapped up its fifth consecutive state title Saturday, with its 48-14 win over Reed at Sam Boyd Stadium.
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Spanish Springs boys basketball wins in OT
Cougars collect second tourney win as many days, downing east Bay Area opponent in overtime
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Cougs boys basketball picks up first 'W' of season, girls to...
The Spanish Springs boys basketball (1-2) picked up its first win of the season Friday afternoon, topping Buchanon (Fresno suburb), 60-48, in the Napa Wine Classic.
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Reed's day before the big game .
Tame road trip serves as precursor to Raiders state championship tilt
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Cougar girls win, boys fall in preseason tournaments
The Spanish Springs girls basketball team picked up its first win of the young season, downing Lassen 33-27 during first-day action at the High Sierra Winter Challenge, which it co-hosts annually with Reno High School.
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Hug spoils Sparks' home opener
The excitement of the Sparks girls basketball home-opener was quickly erased Thursday night as Hug coasted to a 54-14 non-league win.
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Spanish Springs girls, boys open hoops season with losses at...
A rough second quarter hurt the Spanish Springs girls basketball team and changed the dynamic of the season opener. In the end, the Cougars were saddled with a 47-20 loss in a DI North crossover league game in Minden Wednesday night. The matchup marked the season debut for both schools.
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Railroaders', Campbell's rally falls short at Hug
The Sparks boys basketball team trailed 38-16 at the half Wednesday night at Hug – the defending North champions – but made a game of it late before falling 69-53 in the non-league meeting.
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The Next Episode: Reed, Bishop Gorman to play for state foot...
It’s almost becoming a yearly cliché: The Reed and Bishop Gorman football programs playing each other in December — and this season is no exception. The Raiders and Gaels meet in the Nevada DI state title game Saturday in Las Vegas at Sam Boyd Stadium – home of UNLV.
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Sparks boys basketball will rely on youth
The Sparks boys basketball won a league title last season, going 8-2, before finishing 20-9 overall. After topping Fernley in the North quarterfinals, the Railroaders were bounced in the regional semifinals by Lowry, 52-48.
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Commentary: Even I had to laugh
I've seen a lot of things in my 17 years of covering high school sports in Sparks. I've been called just about every name in the book along the way too, but even I had to laugh at what I was accused of Monday.
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Winter storm concerns force district to nix all activities
Decision wipes away Tuesday's slate of season-opening basketball contests across the region
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