Sears scores first mod win at Rattlesnake
Much warmer temperatures greeted both racers and fans Saturday at Rattlesnake Raceway. Due to the holiday weekend fewer cars were on hand but the racing was no less intense and one local driver claimed his first modified victory.
HDL's postseason awards released
The Spanish Springs baseball team racked up a 26-8 record this season, posted a school-record 19-game winning streak and finished second in the High Desert League standings behind perennial Northern 4A power Reno.
Reed fires baseball coach
The Reed High baseball program will have a new leader when the team returns to the diamond next spring. After just two years on the job, Nick Royle was fired last week by the Reed administration.
SSHS boys finish third at state track
Spanish Springs senior Sullivan Stevens entered the 4A Nevada State Track and Field Championships undefeated in the hurdles events this year against Nevada competition. And that’s how he left them.
Cougars capture crown
RENO — It was easily apparent Saturday that nothing was going to keep the Spanish Springs softball program from its third state championship in a four-year span.
Cougars to play for 4A title
RENO — The Spanish Springs Cougars aren’t too shabby when they score first. In fact, they’ve won every game this season in which they’ve done so. Spanish Springs took the lead first in each of their games Friday and the ensuing victories have them in prime position.
Red Sox hitter Jake Brennan (in the adjacent photo) watches his fifth-inning line drive sail away en route to a double.
Revved up & Ready to go
The Spanish Springs softball team has qualified for state tournament play three of the past four seasons so it may not seem all that special to an outsider. However, that’s far from the case for those who suit up in the Purple and Teal.
Cougars emerge from shadows
Following the regional trials two Saturdays ago, some of the area's track and field coaches approached Spanish Springs coach Pat McGuire to tell him the Cougars had a chance to win the regional championship.
WORCS racers shake up Honey Lake
The Rocky Mountain WORCS (World Off Road Championship Series) visited the Honey Lake MX Park this weekend. The series is celebrating its 10th anniversary and round 5 had riders challenged by this hilly, technical track.
Cougars capture Northern 4A crown
RENO — Spanish Springs played in its sixth straight Northern 4A softball championship Saturday. Thanks to a 3-0 victory over Damonte Ranch, The Cougars now have their fourth regional championship during that stretch.