Reed drubs Douglas for first win
After opening its season with a pair of tough road contests in California, the Reed High School football team returned to the Silver State still in search of its first win. Aside from seeking its first victory though, it also had a reminder to deliver to the rest of the teams in the Nevada Northern Division I that the Raiders still hold the gridiron crown until they are dethroned.
Spanish Springs falters in Sacramento
Some untimely turnovers and missed opportunities cost the Spanish Springs Cougars a chance to throw a scare into or even steal a win against a traditionally tough Sacramento school Friday night.
Spring Creek crushes Sparks, 55-0
Spring Creek and Sparks have both watched their offenses get stuck in neutral in the early gridiron season and hoped Friday night’s game in the Rail City against a struggling opponent would jumpstart their scoring.
Sparks, SSHS pick up boys soccer wins
It’s been a while since Kevin Partida has shown how good he can be for the Sparks boys soccer team after taking a try at a pro soccer career during his junior year. He’s back for a senior campaign and Lowry received the clinic Friday.
Cougar golfers settle for second
A week after getting bested by four strokes by perennial northern Nevada prep girls golf power Spanish Springs, McQueen got a small piece of revenge, turning the same trick against the Cougars.
Cougars dump Panthers in girls soccer
The girls soccer teams from Spanish Springs and North Valleys battled to a tie through the first 15 minutes of play Tuesday, but it was all SSHS from there. Spanish Springs scored five unanswered goals to end the match and had no trouble posting a 6-1 victory over visiting North Valleys.
Sparks schools gear up for Week 3 foes
With two weeks officially in the books, two of the Rail City’s gridiron squads are looking to right the ship while the other is hoping to keep its early winning ways. Now Week 3 is upon us and each prep team is gearing up for the stretch run of their seasons. Here’s a closer look at the trio of games.
Aces win playoff opener against Sacramento
WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Trevor Bauer and four Aces relievers combined to shut down the Sacramento River Cats Wednesday night, as Reno escaped with a 3-1 victory in Game 1 of the Pacific Conference Championship Series at Raley Field.
Reed volleyball sweeps Galena
Reed struggled at the High Sierra Preseason Tournament over the weekend, but when the league volleyball season opened three days later, the Raiders regained their form.
Douglas volleyball no match for Spanish Springs
After playing in the Las Vegas Tournament and the High Sierra Tournament to prepare for the Nevada Northern Division I season, the Spanish Springs volleyball team finally took the court for a league contest Tuesday night. The pair of tournaments, in which the Cougars placed second and third, had Spanish Springs more than groomed for the season opener. Hosting Douglas in a crossover match, the Cougs swept the contest convincingly, 25-13, 25-14,...
Reed staying the course, despite tough losses
To open its football season, the defending Nevada Northern Division-I champions from Reed High School put together a demanding schedule meriting the Raiders title credentials. Back-to-back treks to James Logan High and Foothill High, both perennial California prep powers, started the gauntlet off and left the Raiders with defeats of 40-24 and 50-33. Despite the losses, Reed coach Ernie Howren said he would do it all over again given the chance.