Cougs whiff in red zone in loss at McQueen
For the second straight week, Spanish Springs was unable to take advantage of pivotal red-zone possessions late in the game. And for the second straight week, Spanish Springs was saddled with a High Desert League loss, this, a 35-24 loss at McQueen Friday.
Reed wins shootout at North Valleys, 59-40
The Reed High football team scored the first eight times it had the ball and was never seriously threatened Friday night en route to keeping its unblemished record intact. The Raiders offense more than made up for any defensive breakdowns, leading the RHS gridders to a 59-40 High Desert League road win at North Valleys.
South Tahoe pulls away in second half to down Sparks
For the first time this fall, the Sparks High football team found itself in contention at halftime. Unfortunately for the Railroaders, they couldn't muster enough offense to hang around and were saddled with a 33-7 road loss at South Tahoe in a Div. I-A North League affair Friday night.
Reed spikers sweep away Hug
The Reed volleyball team did what it should have Thursday night, picking up a High Desert League road sweep over a struggling Hug squad, 25-16, 25-17, 25-21. The Raiders won their third-straight match and improved to 13-8 overall and 7-5 in conference clashes.
Cougars win North golf title
The postseason is supposed to be challenging but Spanish Springs made the regional tournament look easy, breezing to the D-I North Region title Wednesday at Reno’s Rosewood Lakes Golf Course.
Winning a lost bet
Losing a bet is frustrating and few know that more than Nevadans. Sometimes you lose money. Sometimes you lose pride. And sometimes you lose your temper.
Reed girls soccer makes quick work of Hug
It’s been a bizarre week for the Reed girls soccer team. The Raiders have had the week off school but have remained plenty busy. Reed whacked Hug, 5-1, on the road Wednesday night in the Raiders’ third game in as many days.
Cougars, Raiders gear up for regional girls golf
Reno’s Rosewood Lakes Golf Course hosts the Div. I Northern Region Girls Golf Championships Tuesday and Wednesday. The two Sparks squads, Spanish Springs and Reed, could not have different outlooks heading into the week. As the defending state champion and the runaway High Desert League title holder, Spanish Springs is not looking to make friends.
Reed soccer squads fall at Galena
Two first-half goals by the Galena Grizzlies proved costly for Reed Monday afternoon. The early offense proved to be all Galena would need in holding off Reed for a 2-1 triumph in girls prep soccer action.
DTC ends Rattlesnake's season
FALLON - The annual Dirt Track Championships this weekend brought the regular season to a close at Rattlesnake Raceway. For the past three decades this show has featured hard, action-packed racing and this weekend was no exception.