NNKC celebrates 30th season
A make-up race ended the 30th season for the Northern Nevada Kart Club. Great early fall weather set the stage for a day of hard racing, unexpected outcomes and a near upset in one division.
Dayton drops Sparks
Any good feelings left over from Sparks’ first win of its season were wiped away Friday night as the SHS gridders’ Homecoming was spoiled with a 47-25 defeat at the hands of Dayton.
Manogue too much for Spanish Springs
In one of the more highly anticipated prep volleyball matches of the fall season, Sierra League-leading Bishop Manogue and High Desert League-leading Spanish Springs hooked up in a rare Friday night affair. Perennial northern 4A power Manogue dropped upstart Spanish Springs in four games, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 25-18.
The Reed High football team will try and run its win streak to six games while Sparks will just try to get on a winning streak when the two schools return to the gridiron for Week 8 action Friday night. Spanish Springs gets its lone bye of the season this weekend, but you can bet the Cougars still have football on their mind.
Cougars crush Lancers
The Spanish Springs boys soccer team made easy work of McQueen Wednesday evening, posting a 4-0 shutout and remaining in second place in the High Desert League.
Sparks soccer sweeps
The Sparks High boys soccer team kept its perfect record unblemished by dispatching North Tahoe at home, 5-0, in a Sierra League matchup Tuesday.
Nevada blanks UNLV in home opener
Meeting for the 37th time with its rival UNLV, one would think that there was not much left for Nevada to record in the history books. But for the first time, the Wolf Pack shut out its rivals, keeping the Fremont Cannon blue for a record long seventh straight win between the two.