Playoff picture taking shape
As northern Nevada’s high school basketball programs wrap up their regular seasons this weekend, coaches and fans alike are scrambling to analyze playoff scenarios and seeding.
Sparks boys roll, girls fall
On Senior Night, the Sparks Railroaders got one step closer to an undefeated 3A North League season thanks to a 78-39 victory over Truckee in boys prep basketball action Wednesday.
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Tuesday was a special night at Reed High School. The Reed boys hoop team, which is struggling through its toughest season in two decades, captured an upset win over North Valleys. There were the annual Winter Homecoming festivities and the local school dedicated its court to former coach Paul Gray.
Inspired Raiders surprise Panthers
With nothing left to play for but pride, and the satisfaction of foiling other teams’ playoff plans, the Reed boys basketball team came out Tuesday night in front of a packed house and gave the Homecoming crowd all it wanted.
Pack Gives Back
RENO – It was a busy day for the Nevada women's basketball team Saturday as it hosted Women In Sports Day and High School Day. The Pack also found time to honor their women’s basketball alumni and throw a clinic for area youths in eighth grade and below before suiting up to host Western Athletic Conference foe San Jose State.
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.