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CHS wraps up Tigers (1)

January 29, 2015 — 

MINDEN — For the record, the Carson Senators were 56-16 victors against the Douglas Tigers Wednesday night in their Sierra League season-ending dual meet. Looking at the bigger picture, with …

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Tiger girls on board for win (2)

January 28, 2015 — 

MINDEN — Leonna Mortimer and the Douglas High girls basketball team crashed the glass Friday night, and in the process, ran off with a 64-52 victory in its rivalry game …

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Prep roundup: Virginia City ‘Hess’ the edge over Excel (3)

January 28, 2015 — 

SPARKS — Clint Hess scored 32 points to lead Virginia City to a 55-46 win over Excel Christian in a Division IV boys basketball game Tuesday. VC improved to 9-0 …

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CHS roars past Tigers (4)

January 28, 2015 — 

MINDEN — Fast starts have been the norm for Carson High this season, and the Senators followed that trend on Tuesday night. The Senators held arch-rival Douglas scoreless for three …

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Glover returns as Douglas baseball program’s head man (5)

January 28, 2015 — 

MINDEN — A familiar face is returning as head coach of the Douglas High School baseball program. John Glover, who previously served as the Tigers head coach from 2003-10, is …

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Community roundup: Carson Middle wins South Tahoe event (6)

January 28, 2015 — 

The Carson Middle School eighth grade girls basketball team took first place at the South Tahoe Optimist Tournament on Jan. 23-24. The team beat Pau Wa Lu in the finals …

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Pack frustrated by UNLV (7)

January 28, 2015 — 

RENO — The Nevada Wolf Pack suffered through yet another one of its frustrating and seemingly never-ending growing pains Tuesday night. “It hurts a lot,” junior center A.J. West said …

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Wolf Pack hosts rival Rebels tonight (8)

January 27, 2015 — 

RENO —David Carter liked what he saw last Saturday at Fresno State. “We lost the game (66-62) but I was really proud of how we competed,” the Nevada Wolf Pack …

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Wildcats lose ‘voice’ Chris Graham (9)

January 26, 2015 — 

Western Nevada College’s highly regarded baseball team has lost its voice. Chris Graham, the longtime voice of the Wildcats, won’t return this season to broadcast WNC baseball games over the …

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Carson City’s WNC boasts more depth in 2015 (10)

January 24, 2015 — 

Opening the softball season with just one returning starter might cause concern for the Western Nevada College Wildcats. However, if the results of their fall season are any indicator, the …

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Darrell Moody: Northern Nevada wrestling needs to change (11)

January 24, 2015 — 

Wednesday is a prime example why things need to change on the high school wrestling scene. Bishop Manogue showed up with just seven wrestlers, and the obvious result was a …

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Lowry dominates glass, Dust Devils (12)

January 24, 2015 — 

DAYTON — Dayton High basketball coach Jason Santos didn’t feel his team matched up well physically against Lowry, so his solution was to play zone defense. The problem with a …

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Prep roundup: Rivera rallies to take 3rd (13)

January 24, 2015 — 

SACRAMENTO — After a quarterfinals loss, Brady Rivera won four straight matches to take third place at the Tim Brown Invitational Saturday afternoon. Rivera lost to the No. 2 seed …

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Gordon decision highlights the week in racing (14)

January 24, 2015 — 

Obviously the biggest news in racing this past week: Jeff Gordon’s announcement 2015 will be his last full season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup series. I won’t list all of …

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Manogue too much for Carson girls (15)

January 24, 2015 — 

Carson High’s helter-skelter style of play causes problems for a lot of teams. Bishop Manogue isn’t one of them. Bishop Manogue blitzed Carson’s mistake-prone offense for 28 points in a …

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CHS is head of the class (16)

January 24, 2015 — 

Carson moves into first place in Sierra League Guess who the hottest team is in Northern Nevada basketball? If you guessed the Carson Senators, go to the head of the …

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Prep roundup: Shine, Rivera post 2-0 marks at tournament in Sacramento (17)

January 24, 2015 — 

SACRAMENTO — Nolan Shine and Brady Rivera were the only Carson High wrestlers to post undefeated records on the first day of the Brown Invitational Friday. Shine (160) and Rivera …

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X Games Superpipe: Truckee’s Danny Davis golden again in Aspen (w/ video) (18)

January 23, 2015 — 

ASPEN, Colo. — Truckee’s Danny Davis and the rising stars of snowboarding crashed Shaun White’s party Thursday night at the Winter X Games. White, the snowboarding legend who’s won more …

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Carter, if he’s still around, needs to find an alpha wolf (19)

January 22, 2015 — 

Sports fodder for a Friday morning ...The Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball team misses Deonte Burton more than it could have ever imagined. And we’re not even talking about Burton’s …

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Rivalry games loom large for Lady Wave (20)

January 22, 2015 — 

It is as big a weekend of basketball for the Fallon girls team as there is. A sweep and their postseason hopes are all but a lock, a pair of …

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