North Valleys too much for Sparks girls
The Sparks girls basketball team earned its first victory of the young season Friday night. Unfortunately for Sparks fans, their Railroaders could not replicate their winning ways less than 24 hours later.
Reed boys shoot down Hug
The Reed boys basketball team kept its league record unblemished. The Raiders picked up their third league win in as many chances after downing Hug 57-41 Friday night.
Sparks girls pick up first win of season
Frank Avilla is trying to teach his Sparks girls basketball team how to play the game. After taking over as the interim coach midway through last season, and taking over full time at the start of the year, the fruits of his labor started to bud Friday night at Dayton.
Cougar boys bounce Panthers, 63-53
RENO -- The Spanish Springs Cougars used a six-plus minute stretch that bridged the second and third periods to put together a tell tale run and get some much-needed separation. The key span propelled Spanish Springs to a 63-53 High Desert League road win at North Valleys in boys prep basketball action Thursday night.
Sparks boys snag first win, girls fall
The Sparks boys basketball team was probably ecstatic to get to DI-A North League play. Conference clashes finally rolled around for the Railroaders Thursday night and they took advantage, capturing a 52-49 home win over Truckee.
Campbell laying track for Railroaders
At 0-7, the Sparks boys basketball team isn’t exactly off to the start it had hoped. But not all is bleak in ‘The Brickhouse.’ For coach Dan Schreiber’s 2013-14 group, a good thing comes in a short package.
Excel Christian hoops program revamping
When thinking of prep boys basketball powers in the area, Excel Christian likely isn’t the first program to come to mind, or the second. When simply naming the prep boys basketball teams in the Truckee Meadows, it would be easy to blank on the private school.