Commentary: Raiders just win, who cares how?
The Reed football team has become a victim of its own success. Multiple people told me they didn't plan on going to Friday's North Region football final because they feared Reed would roll to a blowout win. Another guy, who had to go, said 'I'll see you at the massacre on Friday.' He was alluding to a potential Reed romp.
Raiders, Senators go to battle in regional football final
The Reed and Carson football teams are becoming familiar foes. For the second time in three years, the two schools will meet in northern Nevada's large school football championship game. Friday night's DI final, pitting the Raiders and Senators will be the fourth meeting in the last three seasons between the growing rivals.
Volleyball all-league squads announced
High Desert League volleyball coaches released their annual postseason awards lists this week and Sparks-area athletes did not go unnoticed. Six Spanish Springs and four Reed standouts were honored on the all-league lists.
Arenocross returns, rocks LEC
RENO - After a 13-year absence, Arenocross returned due to the efforts of the original promoter, Robert Hansen. The result was a large group of pro riders and supporting groups competing Friday and Saturday evenings.
Pack snaps skid against San Jose
The second half has given Nevada a season-long migraine. The Wolf Pack popped Advil Saturday night scoring 17 unanswered second-half points to down San Jose State 38-16 at Mackay Stadium Saturday night.
Reed outlasts Galena in regional semifinal, 53-44
There are fun and exciting high school football games ... and then there is what Reed and Galena hooked up in Friday night. The lead changed hands seven times and five of those occasions came in the second half. Countless big plays made for plenty of fun and the lead changes made it more than exciting.
Tribune's Twitter prep fan announced
In a continued Sparks Tribune feature, Reed student Carly Spring is our Trib Twitter Fan of the Game. Spring tweeted throughout the Reed-Galena playoff football game Friday night, supporting her school while promoting Sparks Tribune sports in the process.
Reed senior announces college softball plans
Reed High senior Megan Dettling made her college plans official Friday afternoon. The hard-throwing Raiders pitcher will take her softball talents and compete at Montana State-Billings, following the conclusion of her high school career.
Raiders, Grizz clash in North semis
The Reed Raiders have back-to-back North Region football titles and three of the last four. The RHS gridders boast the winningest program in region over the past decade. After winning another High Desert League football crown and racking up a 9-1 record, not much seems to have changed.