Reed football standout earns national honor
As if being named a first team all-region and all-state wide receiver as well as the High Desert League’s Player of the Year weren’t enough, Reed senior Aaron Greenblat now has some national recognition he can brag about.
Cougars girls win in Elko
The Spanish Springs Cougars dominated from start to finish and were never really threatened en route to a 47-20 shellacking of Elko in girls prep basketball action Friday night.
Schools take one step closer to realignment
The Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association released a memo Friday that the state's school district superintendents have approved most of the organization's realignment proposal. The superintendent's approval likely means sweeping changes for how high school athletic leagues across the state are aligned.
Middle School Rivals
Sparks High held its annual Future Railroader Day Thursday afternoon, hosting the boys basketball teams from Dilworth and Sparks middle schools.
Local prep athletes sign letters of intent
A trio of Reed High School athletes made their collegiate athletic plans official, signing their letters of intent on National Signing Day. Wednesday marked the first day of the winter signing period for NCAA-bound athletes.
Underwood chases racing dream
Dreams are powerful, especially when passion and drive are added to them. That and some well-placed friends as well as sponsors can help a person chasing their personal dream.
Nevada edges Hawaii
Clutch free-throw shooting in crunch time helped the Nevada Wolf Pack hold off a pesky Hawaii team and post a 66-60 Western Athletic Conference home win in front 7,490 at Lawlor Events Center Saturday night.
Cougar girls pick up key win over Hug
In maybe the best Spanish Springs girls basketball performance of the season, senior Ari James carried her team to a 54-44 High Desert League victory over Hug Friday night. James poured in a career-high 28 points, the second-highest total by a Cougar in school history behind Jordan Rogers’ 31 points two years ago.
Hug holds off Spanish Springs
A key third-quarter spurt propelled the Hug Hawks to a 47-44 road victory over Spanish Springs in High Desert League boys prep basketball action Friday night.
Forecast: Bloody with a Chance of Pain
RENO — Jesse Brinkley is ready for a storm. He expects it to be a mean, strong, high-pressure system from the northeast with a flurry of quick shots that could set him up to be blown out early with a lightning-fast head or body shot.