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Manogue girls down Damonte, advance to North final
It took 10 years but the Bishop Manogue girls basketball team earned a state tournament berth. The Miners state tourney invitation comes on the heels of the Miners picking up a 40-30 win over Damonte Ranch in a DI North Region semifinal played Thursday night at Spanish Springs High School.
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Cougs' season ends against defending state champs
The Spanish Springs girls held the ball for 2:30 on their first possession of Thursday’s DI North semifinal against Reno – at Spanish Springs. Unfortunately for the Cougars, there was 29:30 left in the game.
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Season in Review : Sparks boys basketball found way to perse...
The Sparks boys basketball team suffered through more than its fair share of struggles during the 2013-14 season. Finishing with a 4-19 record is proof of that.
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Raiders survive quarterfinal scare from Douglas
Wednesday’s DI North boys quarterfinal between Reed and Douglas is a shoe-in for ‘most likely to give either coach an ulcer.’
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Spanish Springs bounces Carson, advances to regional semifinal
The Spanish Springs boys basketball team had never won a playoff game on its home court. In two previous tries the Cougars were 0-2. That all changed Wednesday night as Spanish Springs surged in the fourth period to pull away from visiting Carson and capture a 50-40 victory in a DI North Region quarterfinal playoff.
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Middle school game, high school atmosphere
Middle school basketball games are often played in a quiet gym. That was not the case Tuesday afternoon at Sparks High.
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Reed girls fall to Damonte in regional quarterfinal
When Ed Shepard stepped down as Reed High's girls basketball coach following the 1996-97 season, it's safe safe to say he never thought he'd win another playoff game in the RHS gym.
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Spanish Springs girls stun Douglas
MINDEN – A lot can change in three months. Some welcome the shift. Some fight it. Some cause it.
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Girls Playoff Preview: Reed fighting injuries, Cougs hit the...
While northern Nevada's DI boys playoff teams start their fun Wednesday, the girls go at it Tuesday.
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Local youth baseball club wins tournament
The Reno-Sparks 9u Muckdogs team won its first tournament championship of the season last weekend. The team, which has been playing together since Labor Day weekend last year, had six players on its roster who hail from the Sparks-Spanish Spring area.
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Desert Fox rips at Sahwave
NIGHTINGALE - Area racing started this weekend as the Trail Blazers Motorcycle Club staged the 16th annual Sahwave Hare and Hound event to start the MRANN's (Motorcycle Racing Association of Northern Nevada) season. The event drew 126 riders for Sunday and a veteran scored the first overall victory of the season.
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Spanish Springs wrestlers win fifth North title in six years
SSHS sends eight wrestlers to state tournament; Reed sees three advance and Sparks qualifies a pair
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Spanish Springs wins at Reed for first time, ever
Friday’s girls basketball meeting between Reed and Spanish Springs was not going to change anything.
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Raiders outlast Cougars in emotional rivalry hoops meeting
For much of the High Desert League boys basketball season it looked like Friday's regular season finale between Spanish Springs and Reed might have a conference championship on the line. It didn't quite work out that way but you wouldn't have known it based on the intensity of players and coaches and a raucous playoff-like atmosphere that permeated Reed's Paul Kautz gymnasium.
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Sparks boys finish season on winning streak, girls falter
The 2013-14 season did not go accordingly for the Sparks boys basketball team and coach Dan Schreiber, but the last two games of the season didn’t hurt.
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Spanish Springs concludes second D-League
The Spanish Springs boys basketball team wrapped up its D-League camp last Saturday morning but for the players – regardless of age – and the coaches, it is much more than a fundraiser.
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Ready to Rumble : Spanish Springs, Reed, Sparks wrestlers se...
After wrestling in tournaments and league duals all winter, things are about to get serious for the three Rail City wrestling squads. It’s win or go home (or stay home in Sparks’ case) time.
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Ciesynski signs at Nevada
Reed’s Aubrie Ciesynski held a national letter of intent signing ceremony Wednesday afternoon at Reed to declare her intentions to play DI soccer in her back yard at Nevada.
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