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Fast start propels Reed girls to easy win
It didn’t take long for the Reed girls basketball team to show the visiting Hug Hawks they were in for a long night.
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Sparks boys basketball prevails, girls fall short
Fresh off clinching the Mount Rose League's No. 1 seed for the Northern 3A playoffs, the Sparks boys basketball team kept its momentum going as it nears regional play. The Railroaders latest win is a 64-39 drubbing of visiting North Tahoe Tuesday night.
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Cougs’ Lampert looks to come full circle
Spanish Springs senior Curtis Lampert hopes his high school wrestling career comes full circle over the next two weeks.
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Reed’s Valentine signs with William Jessup University
Reed senior Dylan Valentine didn’t want to make a big ordeal out of it, but he too made his college plans official on Feb. 1 after making the trek over the mountains to the Sacramento area.
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Mark King: The man behind the Sparks youth sports scene
From those driving the car full of kids to practice to those working in the snack shack raising funds, there are a lot of people behind the scenes that make the experience for kids successful when it comes to youth sports.
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Schilt wins clone wars, championship
There’s an old saying in racing about how before a driver can win a championship they first must lose one. And business owner David Schilt has seen both sides of this equation as he’s both lost and won a championship.
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Idaho ends Nevada's streak at 16
Nevada's 16-game winning streak came to a screeching halt Saturday night at the hands of Western Athletic Conference rival Idaho.
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Sparks tops Truckee in key league battle
In less than 24 hours, the Sparks boys basketball team had to face the other two 3A schools in the Mount Rose League in games that would help decide which two teams would be playoff bound.
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Wolverines walk over Railroaders
When you open the scorebook for the Sparks girls’ basketball season, it won’t come as a surprise that the Railroaders have had their fair share of struggles this year.
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McQueen exacts revenge, upsets Reed boys 57-45
The Reed boys basketball team has had a tendency of late of winning in dramatic come-from-behind fashion. The Raiders dug themselves an early deficit again on Friday night, but the pit they found themselves in this time proved too large as they dropped the game to High Desert League foe McQueen 57-45.
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Spanish Springs Sweeps
The December portion of the schedule was not kind to the Spanish Springs boys basketball team. The SSHS crew opened league play 1-4 in the final month of 2011, a stretch that included a disappointing road loss to a struggling North Valleys team.
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Sparks basketball earns split at South Tahoe
The Sparks boys learned a lot when they suffered a loss in their Mount Rose League opener at home at the hands of the Vikings.
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Reed girls upend McQueen
The Reed girls basketball team needed to win one of its final three league games to sew up the High Desert League’s No. 1 seed for the regional playoffs.
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Nevada nips Utah State
Something magical is happening this season with the Nevada men’s basketball team. Maybe the team is rubbing its hands in a magician’s hat before it runs out on the court. Maybe the players are tapping the basketball with a wand just before tip-off.
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Cougars maul Huskies, Reed downs McQueen
One of the goals for the Spanish Springs wrestling team heading into this season was to win the High Desert League championship. The Cougars accomplished just that, capturing their fifth consecutive league crown with a 78-6 victory over Reno Thursday night, which also marked their 30th straight High Desert League dual win.
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Reed's Silva, Triplett sign letters of intent
High school athletes across the nation signed letters of intent Wednesday with plans of continuing their careers on the field and court. Two Reed student-athletes were among that group.
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Spanish Springs duo makes college plans official
Wednesday’s winter Signing Day day saw a pair of Spanish Springs athletes make their college athletic plans official.
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Reed runs by Damonte Ranch
The first 16 minutes of Reed and Damonte Ranch’s Northern 4A league crossover boys basketball clash didn’t decide anything other than those two teams were tightly matched.
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Reed girls pull away from Damonte Ranch
The Damonte Ranch girls basketball team, winless in league games this winter, had ambitions of handing Reed its first league loss of the season and first loss to a Northern Nevada opponent in the past two seasons.
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Cougar boys knock off visiting Senators
A nearly eight-minute scoreless stretch that bridged the first and second periods proved costly for the Carson Senators. In that span, Spanish Springs reeled off 18 straight points and used it as a catalyst to a 50-34 Northern 4A crossover league win at home in boys prep basketball action Tuesday.
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