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Nevada little leaguers continue to roll (1)

August 20, 2014 — 

As the dog days of summer wear on and school begins, there is a great story happening in Williamsport, Pa. The little leaguers of Mountain Ridge from Las Vegas are …

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Mauga back on field (2)

August 20, 2014 — 

After suiting up for the first time in nearly two years, Fallon’s Josh Mauga was sidelined again with another injury. But unlike the past two injuries he suffered with the …

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Carson City native goes for world record (3)

August 20, 2014 — 

Tune into two special episodes of the World of X Games: Mammoth Flip with Cam Zink, live on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. on ESPN and Sunday at 11 a.m. on …

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Pack volleyball picked 11th (4)

August 20, 2014 — 

The University of Nevada volleyball team was predicted to finish 11th in the Mountain West preseason poll voted on by the league’s head coaches, the conference announced on Tuesday. The …

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North Tahoe football | Lakers forced to scrap season (5)

August 20, 2014 — 

The North Tahoe football program finally reached a worst-case scenario. After grappling with numbers for the better part of the past decade, longtime North Tahoe head coach Scott Everist was …

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Terry reflects on 35 years of Little League service (6)

August 20, 2014 — 

By Darrell Moody dmoody@nevadaappeal.com Tim Terry has been involved in Little League baseball for 35 years as a coach and administrator. This past summer, Terry decided to step down from …

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Golf tourney to help CHS culinary program (7)

August 20, 2014 — 

The 5th annual Chairman’s Scramble Golf Tournament is set for Sept. 26 at Silver Oak Golf Course. The tournament will benefit Carson High’s Skills USA and ProStart culinary teams. The …

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Kluwe, Vikings reach settlement to avert lawsuit (8)

August 19, 2014 — 

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Vikings and former punter Chris Kluwe said Tuesday they reached a settlement averting a lawsuit over Kluwe’s claim that the team wrongfully released him last year …

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Manziel’s gesture taints Browns’ loss to Redskins (9)

August 19, 2014 — 

LANDOVER, Md. — Johnny Manziel raised his middle finger toward the Washington Redskins bench as he returned to the huddle late in the third quarter. It was one of the …

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AP poll: defending champion Florida St is No. 1 (10)

August 18, 2014 — 

Jameis Winston and defending national champion Florida State are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll. The Seminoles will start the season No. 1 for the sixth …

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Philadelphia, Las Vegas roll in LLWS (11)

August 18, 2014 — 

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Mo’ne Davis had a bloop RBI single in the first inning to became the sixth girl to get a hit in Little League World Series history, …

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49ers shut out by Broncos in Levi’s Stadium debut (12)

August 18, 2014 — 

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The San Francisco 49ers turned their hyped Levi’s Stadium debut into a real dud. So bad, in fact, tens of thousands of fans left the snazzy …

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Notre Dame players under fire in alleged academic scandal (13)

August 18, 2014 — 

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly on Saturday dismissed talk that he needs to do a better job of recruiting players who are better students to avoid …

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Morse paces Giants past Phillies 5-2 (14)

August 18, 2014 — 

SAN FRANCISCO — A little bit of patience has led to a lot of confidence for Michael Morse, who finished the three-game series with Philadelphia reaching base in nine straight …

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Reeling A’s left in ‘funk’ with 4-3 loss to Braves (15)

August 18, 2014 — 

ATLANTA — The Oakland Athletics are reeling. They no longer have sole possession of first place in the AL West, and Jon Lester’s winning streak came to an end on …

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Local kayaker racks up another big honor (16)

August 17, 2014 — 

Sage Donnelly, the 14-year-old kayak phenom from Carson City, raked in the Female Paddler of the Year award given annually by Canoe and Kayak magazine. Donnelly accepted the honor recently …

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CHS football dinner set for Nugget parking lot (17)

August 17, 2014 — 

The Carson High Football Boosters Club is holding its annual Kickoff and Hall of Fame dinner Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at the Carson Nugget parking lot. This is the organization’s …

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Rooker gives Carson a coach on the field (18)

August 16, 2014 — 

When you ask people around the Carson High football program about senior Dilyn Rooker, they talk about his football smarts. “He’s got a high football IQ,” said senior quarterback Nolan …

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Carson’s goal is to meet high expectations again (19)

August 16, 2014 — 

In six quick years, Blair Roman has made Carson High football relevant in Northern Nevada. Roman, starting his seventh season at the helm, has guided the Senators to a share …

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Terry at Little League World Series (20)

August 16, 2014 — 

Tim Terry of Carson City, the District 1 Little League Administrator for Northern Nevada, poses with happy Mexican fans after Mexico beat Canada 3-2 in the Little League World Series. …

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