Middle School Rivals
Sparks High held its annual Future Railroader Day Thursday afternoon, hosting the boys basketball teams from Dilworth and Sparks middle schools.
Local prep athletes sign letters of intent
A trio of Reed High School athletes made their collegiate athletic plans official, signing their letters of intent on National Signing Day. Wednesday marked the first day of the winter signing period for NCAA-bound athletes.
Underwood chases racing dream
Dreams are powerful, especially when passion and drive are added to them. That and some well-placed friends as well as sponsors can help a person chasing their personal dream.
Nevada edges Hawaii
Clutch free-throw shooting in crunch time helped the Nevada Wolf Pack hold off a pesky Hawaii team and post a 66-60 Western Athletic Conference home win in front 7,490 at Lawlor Events Center Saturday night.
Cougar girls pick up key win over Hug
In maybe the best Spanish Springs girls basketball performance of the season, senior Ari James carried her team to a 54-44 High Desert League victory over Hug Friday night. James poured in a career-high 28 points, the second-highest total by a Cougar in school history behind Jordan Rogers’ 31 points two years ago.
Hug holds off Spanish Springs
A key third-quarter spurt propelled the Hug Hawks to a 47-44 road victory over Spanish Springs in High Desert League boys prep basketball action Friday night.
Forecast: Bloody with a Chance of Pain
RENO — Jesse Brinkley is ready for a storm. He expects it to be a mean, strong, high-pressure system from the northeast with a flurry of quick shots that could set him up to be blown out early with a lightning-fast head or body shot.
Sparks keeps winning
Sparks dismissed Yerington and kept its undefeated league record intact with a 71-51 home victory Wednesday night in boys 3A North League basketball action.
Lancers knock off Raiders
Mental mistakes and missed opportunities saw another game slip away from the Reed boys basketball team. The Raiders were saddled with a 67-57 loss to McQueen Tuesday night in a High Desert League home affair.
Huskies take pair from Cougars
The Reno Huskies continue to show why they are the basketball class of the High Desert League. On Tuesday, both the Reno boys and girls cruised to one-sided home wins over their counterparts from Spanish Springs.
Flyin' Brian Sjogren looks ahead
Racing is a passionate sport and many racers burn with the fire of competition. One among this group is 15-year-old Brian Sjogren, a contender whenever he lines up for a motocross.