Reed, Spanish Springs girls win on first day of McQueen tourney
The longer the Reed and McClymonds girls basketball teams played, the more lopsided the score got. Reed turned a close game midway through the second quarter into a blowout and rolled to an 80-50 romp over its foe from Oakland during first-day action at McQueen High's Silver State Slam Thursday.
Spanish Springs, Reed hoop programs set for holiday tournaments
The Washoe County School District's winter break is upon us, and for most high school basketball programs, that means it's tournament time. Both the boys and girls programs at Reed and Spanish Springs are entered in holiday tourneys while the teams at Sparks High will use the down time to prep for their fast-approaching league schedule.
Hare resigns at Spanish Springs, will take job in Arizona
Spanish Springs High School will have a new football coach for the fall 2014 season. That news comes on the heels of the SSHS athletic department releasing an email statement Monday that Scott Hare had resigned from the position after eight years at the local school.
North Valleys too much for Sparks girls
The Sparks girls basketball team earned its first victory of the young season Friday night. Unfortunately for Sparks fans, their Railroaders could not replicate their winning ways less than 24 hours later.
Reed boys shoot down Hug
The Reed boys basketball team kept its league record unblemished. The Raiders picked up their third league win in as many chances after downing Hug 57-41 Friday night.
Sparks girls pick up first win of season
Frank Avilla is trying to teach his Sparks girls basketball team how to play the game. After taking over as the interim coach midway through last season, and taking over full time at the start of the year, the fruits of his labor started to bud Friday night at Dayton.
Cougar boys bounce Panthers, 63-53
RENO -- The Spanish Springs Cougars used a six-plus minute stretch that bridged the second and third periods to put together a tell tale run and get some much-needed separation. The key span propelled Spanish Springs to a 63-53 High Desert League road win at North Valleys in boys prep basketball action Thursday night.