Railroaders revved up for new season
A year after qualifying for postseason play for the first time in seven years, there's reason to be excited around Sparks High's preseason softball camp. Winning has a way of making players and coaches feel better.
SSHS baseball rolls in season debut
You can't start off a new season much better than the Spanish Springs Cougars did Thursday. Spanish Springs out-hit and out-pitched South Tahoe en route to an 8-0 romp over the visiting Vikings in season-opening prep baseball action.
Spanish Springs, Reed open softball season with tournament wins
The Spanish Springs softball team got its season started in fine fashion Thursday, picking up a pair of wins at the Sacramento Preseason Victory Tournament on Opening Day of the spring campaign. The Cougars, a traditional northern Nevada large-school power, knocked off Del Campo of east suburban Sacramento, 4-0 and then handed Lowry, of Winnemucca, a 2-1 defeat.
CORRECTION: Babe Ruth Tryouts
An ad that ran in the Sparks Tribune in our Thursday 3/13 editions regarding Babe Ruth baseball tryouts was incorrect. The 'bad' ad listed a March 16 tryout date. This is incorrect. The correct tryout date is Saturday, March 15. The tryout will begin at 9 a.m. at Golden Eagle Regional Park.
As always, expectations high for Reed softball
The Reed Raiders have entrenched themselves as one of the top softball programs in the Silver State. The Raiders are coming off back-to-back state tournament appearances and there's no reason to think the RHS gang should temper enthusiasm for its upcoming spring campaign.
Reed baseball gears up for spring campaign
John Phenix is in Year Two of his second stint as the Reed baseball coach. After just more than a week of practice and one scrimmage under the Raiders' belts, Phenix is starting to see his squad take shape. So far, the veteran coach likes what he sees.
New series starts at Stead
STEAD - The newly formed MX775 group staged its initial Battle Born 150 motocross event this weekend at the fast, hilly and sometimes technical track. The races were duel events as riders also earned points in the SMRA Spring Series.