Cars, lawnmowers race at Quincy
The American Valley Speedway hosted another of its points races Saturday. However, this time the Pro Stock division didn't race so another fun event could be added, lawnmower racing.
Youth on baseball watch list
Jake Prizina, a 13-year-old eighth grader at Shaw Middle School, didn't expect to get as far as he did this summer when he attended a National Team Identification Series regional in Utah recently.
Northern 4A coaches voice concerns over schedule
The Silver State's prep football season is less than a month away, but northern Nevada coaches and officials from the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association, the state's governing body for prep sports, are still scrambling to implement tiebreaker policy.
Brandon Underwood (adjacent photo) works on his dribbling skills at Alf Sorenson Community Center in east Sparks Thursday afternoon.
Reed football hosting fundraiser
The Reed High School Quarterback Club, the fundraising entity for the Raiders football program, is hosting a Meet-and-Greet Night as it gears up for the fast-approaching season.
The Reed High girls soccer program is hosting its late summer conditioning program three times a week (Tuesday-Thursday) this week and next. Official tryouts kick off August 16.
SYFL teams started practices last week. The SYFL experience an all-day family fun event including scrimmages & mandatory weigh-ins for all football players is set for August 14 at Fallon High School.
Aces take down Grizzlies
The Reno Aces blew up for eight runs to break open a tie game and earn a series win over the Fresno Grizzlies, cruising to a 14-7 victory Monday night in front of 5,049 fans at Aces Ballpark.
Frontier days racing at Lovelock
The annual Frontier Days celebration was highlighted by a two-day show at the Lovelock Speedway. Several drivers celebrated as well as they swept their races and everyone got a chance to race on the speedway's new clays surface.