Raiders set sights high for state track
With all the excitement surrounding the Reed girls track team and what could amount to seven state championship wins, a couple seniors are trying to leave their mark on the boys side for the Blue and Gold.
Reed trio makes college intentions official
A trio of Reed High students made their school proud Wednesday afternoon, putting pen to paper and making their college athletic plans official. Reed seniors Andi Lee, Ryan Butler and Dustin Grant all signed national letters of intent during a signing ceremony in the east Sparks school’s large gym.
Reed ready to bounce back
A week ago, Reed softball coach Jon Wunder said he’d be disappointed if his Raiders did not win last weekend’s regional tournament. After all, the RHS nine had cruised to a 19-1 Northern 4A League mark — three games better than second-place Manogue — and earned the tourney’s top playoff seed.
Raiders softball finally feeling at home
Seven months ago, the plan to build a new, permanent home for the Reed softball team began to come to fruition. While the idea of a ball field on campus had long been pondered, the dream of a Lady Raiders diamond had been a mere illusion until this season.
Nashville tops Reno in series finale, 9-7
NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Reno took a two-run lead into the eighth inning Tuesday afternoon, but a four-run Nashville frame vaulted the Sounds to a 9-7 victory over the Aces in the series finale at Herschel Greer Stadium.
King of the Track
Most people enjoy spending their weekends and the rest of their free time to themselves, doing as they please. For Lynn Mentzer, there’s no other place he’d rather spend his free time than on a track.
Hard racing kicks off Lovelock’s season
After the first race of the year was rained out, the Lovelock Speedway finally got its season started Saturday evening. Near perfect weather set the stage for hard racing and some close finishes.
Reed's Scalise wins 50-yard freestyle
At the Northern Region Swimming & Diving Championships held Saturday at the Carson Aquatic Facility in Carson City, Reed senior Kyle Scalise and the swimmer with the top seed time attempted to defend his regional title in the 100-yard breaststroke, but was outstretched at the wall by Truckee’s Alex Straw.
Williams, Newell put on a show for Reed
Reed sophomore Gabby Williams destroyed the 36-year-old 4A Northern Region girls high jump record by more than three inches Saturday. Then she turned her sights to the world record mark for 15-year-olds.
Mustangs blast Cougars into loser's bracket final
Just like it did against Reed hours earlier, the Damonte Ranch softball squad went yard twice in the same inning against the other Rail City school and earned a berth to next week’s state tournament and a spot in today’s 4A Northern Region championship game with a 5-1 win over Spanish Springs Friday.
Reed survives Day 2, will face SSHS for berth to state
The Reed softball team entered the Northern 4A Region Championship Tournament as the No. 1 seed having lost just one game in league play. After dispatching eighth seeded McQueen on Thursday, the Raiders found themselves taking the more straining road to a state championship berth and a regional title after falling into the loser’s bracket.