North Valleys earns split versus Reed with 5-4 win
The Reed baseball team visited Division I North foe North Valleys on Tuesday looking for a sweep. Thanks to a strong outing from starting pitcher Hunter Pierce, the Panthers avoided dropping the second tilt as they took a 5-4 victory over the Raiders.
Motor Madness comes to Reno, Sparks
Northern Nevada's Motor Madness, the new marketing theme for the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority, is an effort to promote special events in this area. And the man heading it is RSCVA President and CEO Chris Baum.
Reed girls shine at Rotary meet
The Reed girls track & field team looks like it may be among the northern Nevada's elite. Reed finished third in the girls team standings at the Reed Rotary Invitational, one of the top early season meets in the region.
Elko uses sixth inning rally to top Railroaders
Hosting a trio of crossover games against Division I-A North foes from the Ruby Mountain League, the Sparks High baseball team faced off against Elko Friday afternoon. Through five innings of play Sparks and the Indians were deadlocked at 3-3 before Elko broke the tie in the sixth inning. Unfortunately for the Maroon and Gold, it was unable to rally.
Elko softball too much for Sparks
The Elko Indians used an eight-run third inning to blow open its prep softball game at Sparks Friday afternoon. The rally helped propel Elko to a 10-0 triumph in a mercy-rule shortened five-inning affair.
Cougars outlast Wooster for sweep
Coming off a tough loss at Manogue that snapped its four game winning streak, the Spanish Springs baseball team got back in the win column as it outlasted Wooster for a Division I North sweep.
Manogue uses 11-run sixth to rout Cougars 14-4
Entering its contest at Bishop Manogue, the Spanish Springs baseball team was riding a four-game winning streak in which it had outscored its opponents 26-2 with three shutouts. The Miners broke the rest of the Division I North’s slump against the Cougars Wednesday.
Reed’s Hargrove signs with Dakota State
Marty Hargrove is a two-sport star at Reed High. At a National Letter of Intent signing ceremony Wednesday afternoon, the Reed senior made it official that he will try to achieve the same recognition as a collegiate athlete.
Reed names new cheer coach
For the past 13 years, Paula Edmonds has guided the cheerleading program at Reed High School. Now there will be a new face leading the way for the Blue and Gold cheer squad after Edmonds recently stepped down. In her place will step Jessica Bradshaw.
SSHS softball dispatches Carson
The Spanish Springs softball team continued its hot start to the young season, ripping off its seventh straight victory and improving to 10-1 on the spring campaign. Spanish Springs saddled Carson with a 7-3 defeat in a Division I North crossover league contest Tuesday afternoon.
Cougars struggle, Raiders improve at WildCreek
As the wind gusts increased Tuesday afternoon at Sparks' WildCreek Golf Course, so did the scores. The breezy conditions wreaked havoc on many local prep golfers at this week's High Desert League Tournament, especially those from Spanish Springs.