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Cougars rally but fall on walk-off walk
RENO – The excitement of Jeff McCusker’s game-tying, two-out, two-run single in the bottom of the sixth Thursday afternoon at Wooster didn’t last long. Walk-off walks will do that.
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Cougars rebound to rock Wooster, 7-1
RENO -- The Spanish Springs Cougars rebounded from a rare two-game slide by bouncing Wooster 7-1 Thursday afternoon in DI North prep softball action.
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Raider's blanked at Reno
“You’re killing me Small(s),” said the Reed baseball team’s bats Thursday afternoon in a 6-0 loss at Reno.
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Reed softball nabs road win over Reno
The Reed High softball team scored four second-inning runs and made them stand up en route to a 4-2 road win at Reno in a DI North League affair Thursday afternoon. The win helped Reed improve its perfect mark in conference clashes to 8-0. The Raiders sit 16-1 overall on the season.
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Sparks-area prep baseball report card
It’s Week 2 of the Washoe County School District’s first two-week long Spring Break. I am yet to hear complaints from local high school students.
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Sparks baseball, softball woes continue at South Tahoe
Railroaders teams saddled with lopsided losses at the Lake, will look to rebound against Fernley at home this weeekend
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Raiders' rally falls short against Huskies
Reed scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh Tuesday at home against Reno but it wasn’t enough as the Raiders fell 7-6 and missed out on making a statement win.
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Sertic tosses no-no at Reno
The Reed softball team was coming of its first loss of the season – a 1-0 non-league decision against North Valleys on Saturday – going into Tuesday’s DI North home meeting with Reno. Senior ace and defending Pitcher of the Year Jackie Sertic was not impressed.
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SSHS baseball wins donnybrook against Wooster
The 2014 edition of the Spanish Springs baseball team is not known for its offensive prowess. So if you had told fourth-year Cougars coach Ben Hofmann in pregame warm ups Tuesday that his team would give up a five-run fourth inning and a four-run seventh inning, he probably would not have liked his club's chances at winning.
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Wooster hands SSHS softball its first league loss
When teams score 12 runs, leaving 12 runners on the base paths rarely proves costly. If they only score one run and leave a dozen bystanders on the sacks, that stat often comes back to haunt them.
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Roll of the Dice: Joey Dice has Reed baseball rolling
Rolling dice comes with probability. Few know that better than Truckee Meadows residents and tourists. But Reed baseball coach John Phenix marches to the beat of his own drum. Phenix is only person in the region who rolls a die every day and knows exactly what he is going to get.
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Speed, carnage at Rattlesnake opener
FALLON - Spring-like weather greeted fans and racers Saturday evening as Rattlesnake Raceway kicked off its 2014 season. The night saw just about everything from speedy, hard racing to a lot of slam, bang action, especially in the big car classes.
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Cougs' semifinal loss Saturday tells story
The Spanish Springs softball team’s play, Saturday, in the championship bracket of Reed’s annual Spring Break Tournament was symbolic of its season.
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Reed softball stunned in tourney quarterfinal
Thirteen may be an unlucky number for some, but it was 15 that did in the Reed High softball team Saturday. The Raiders had ripped off 14-straight wins to open their spring campaign, but it was the 15th game of the season that saw Reed's record tarnished for the first time.
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Both Sparks squads swept in Elko
The Sparks softball team’s losing streak reached double digits Saturday with a pair of losses at Elko (5-10, 4-6).
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Sparks softball, baseball struggle in series opener at Elko
The Elko Indians exploded for 10 unanswered runs in the final three innings and romped to a 13-3 triumph over Sparks in DI-A North League prep softball action Friday afternoon.
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SSHS softball wins two, ties another in Reed tourney
The Spanish Springs softball team wrapped up the first day of the annual Reed Spring Break tournament with an emotional 4-3 come-from-behind victory over Sutter, Calif. Friday afternoon.
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Local prep softball squads grade out at Spring Break
Students of the Washoe County School District started their first two-week long Spring Break Monday. While some students and their families are on their way to Tahoe or chasing warmth, most spring prep athletes are staying home – for practice and games.
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Railroaders drop twin bill to Lassen
Wednesday’s non-league doubleheader with Lassen did not give Sparks coach Frank Avilla the break he was hoping for.
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