Sandbox start for SMRA's spring racing season
FERNLEY - The Sierra Motocross Racing Association (SMRA) kicked off its season Sunday at the Sandbox, or the Fernley Lion's Motocross Track as its official known. The Reno chapter of the Over The Hill Gang hosted the event.
Penney led Cougars hoops to special season
The Spanish Springs boys basketball team wrapped up its winter campaign last Thursday with a loss in the state semifinals to Las Vegas power Canyon Springs. The state tournament appearance was the first in the 13-year history of the school.
HDL title highlighted Raiders hoops campaign
The Reed High boys basketball team started the same as many in its recent past, getting late-arriving football players accustomed to the rest of the team after coming over from the gridiron. It's what happened after that and into the Raiders' league schedule that made this recently completed Raiders campaign a unique one.
Arenacross returns to LEC
RENO - The Amsoil Arenacross series returned to the Livestock Events center after a year's absence this weekend. As usual Friday and Saturday evenings saw the pros race while Sunday, after the course was altered for safety, was for the amateurs.
Reno girls dispatch Manogue, capture North crown
Reno girls basketball coach Shane Foster got a great birthday gift. His Huskies sang him a sentimental postgame birthday tune and also gave him a second-straight regional crown, thanks to a 56-47 triumph over Bishop Manogue Saturday afternoon in the DI North title game at Spanish Springs High School.
Cougs shoot past Galena, into state
The Spanish Springs boys basketball team was not shooting at a basketball hoop Friday night, in their home gym, in the DI North semifinals against Galena. It shot a hula hoop – connecting on a disgusting 13-of-16 shots from deep.