Cougar boys roll in tourney opener
Kenny Meyer and TJ McCauley paced the Spanish Springs boys basketball team with 19 and 15 points respectively as it took down Bingham, Utah on the first day of the Torrey Pines Holiday Classic. The Cougars used their defense to manufacture offense in the second half, breaking open a close 28-22 game at halftime to cruise to a 65-41 victory. SSHS boys basketball coach Kyle Penney said there was room for improvement, but the players got to exper...
Reed girls hoops continues tournament action during winter b...
The Reed girls basketball team wanted to see where it matched up against some of the toughest competition around the prep world in the Nike Tournament of Champions in Phoenix last week. After the Raiders started the tourney with a lopsided win followed by a lopsided defeat, Reed lost a contest that came down to the game’s final seconds. Despite the 1-2 mark, head coach Sara Schopper-Ramirez was pleased with the performance from her team and ho...
Colts shoot down Railroaders
The Sparks Railroaders probably walked out of the Wooster High gym Saturday afternoon feeling like they'd let a win slip away. It certainly seemed that way to SHS fans after they watched the Railroaders drop their final game in the Rail City Classic, 65-57, to Wooster.
Reed girls fall in Phoenix
The Reed girls basketball team wanted to get in some games against stiff competition during its preseason schedule this winter. The Raiders, who hope to defend their Nevada large school state championship, got all they bargained for and then some Friday.
Spanish Springs, Reed girls capture victories
The Spanish Springs girls basketball team is making a habit of getting off to strong starts. It did just that once again, scoring early and often en route to a 68-25 romp over Hug in a High Desert League matchup Thursday night.
Raiders hold on for win against Thurgood Marshall
For the first quarter of the basketball season, the Reed boys team has been trying to put the pieces of its puzzle together for a complete game. In the second round of the Rail City, the Raiders saw what the finished product could be during the middle 16 minutes of their game against Thurgood Marshall Thursday night.
Sparks splits second day of Rail City Classic
Playing its third game in just over 24 hours, the Sparks boys basketball team had every excuse to make for a potentially lackluster effort. Despite the 96 minutes spent on the hardwood over the past day though, the Railroaders brought plenty of energy to their third contest in the Rail City Classic.
SSHS wrestling pins North Valleys
The Spanish Springs wrestling traveled to North Valleys Wednesday night for a High Desert League dual. Initially the two sides fought back and forth, but by the end of the night the Cougars had fought their way to a 59-15 victory, the 32nd straight league win for the program dating back to 2007.
Wooster girls no match for Reed
RENO – The Reed Raiders turned in a season-best offensive performance and crushed outmanned Wooster Tuesday night, cruising to an 87-50 romp in a girls prep basketball crossover-league game.
Raiders run away from Wooster in boys hoops
Through the first month of the prep season, the Reed boys basketball team has been looking to find its groove on the offensive side of the ball. Visiting Wooster on Tuesday night, the Raiders seemed to settle into their rhythm as they put together their most complete game of the season.
Father helps son chase motocross dream
Motor sports are family sports. Many times the sons and daughters follow parents or relatives into competition. A good example is John Giusti, a single father and racing veteran, that's helping his youngest son chase a racing dream.
Reed, Spanish Springs wrestlers gain experience at top tourn...
Reed wrestler Spencer Empey entered the 2012 Reno Tournament of Champions with two titles already under his name and a third in his sights. It took the senior a mere 13 minutes and 57 seconds over the course of six matches to put his name among the few that have been able to win the top level tournament three times.