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Darrell Moody: Carson should host state track every year (1)

May 24, 2015 — 

Some thoughts and ideas carried over from the state meet … I give Vashti Cunningham and her dad, Randall, the Most Arrogant Award.Cunningham, who has cleared as high as 6-4, …

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Barnard shines as Blue Jays sweep two (2)

May 24, 2015 — 

Jared Barnard highlighted an outstanding day of pitching and hitting for the Carson Blue Jays, recording a complete game two-hit shutout as Carson went on to win two games Saturday.Barnard …

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Blue Jays roll to a victory (3)

May 23, 2015 — 

The Carson Blue Jays baseball team overcame an early 4-0 deficit in a big way as it came back to rout the McQueen Royals 13-5 on Friday at Carson High …

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San Diego St. eliminates Nevada (4)

May 23, 2015 — 

RENO — Over-aggressive baserunning and five home runs surrendered were too much for the Nevada baseball team to overcome.After winning the conference regular season title and earning the top seed, …

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Defending champ Carson wraps up spring football (5)

May 22, 2015 — 

Carson High wrapped up its two-week spring practice with its annual 7-on-7 scrimmage, and coach Blair Roman was upbeat.“It went real well,” Roman said. “I was pleased with the turnout …

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Local sports roundup: All-star hoops set for Carson (6)

May 22, 2015 — 

Six Carson High seniors will play for the last time at Morse Burley Gymnasium Tuesday in the annual Local Sports Programming All-Star basketball games.The girls game tips at 6 p.m. …

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Byler was a more deserving MVP winner (7)

May 22, 2015 — 

Sports fodder for a Friday morning... Trenton Brooks, who was named the Mountain West Player of the Year this week, has had a great season for the Nevada Wolf Pack …

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Fight Night (8)

May 21, 2015 — 

It is the same great action, just at a different location.The Night of Boxing featuring high school boxers squaring off will now make its home at the Gym at Venturacci …

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Wave racks up diamond accolades (9)

May 21, 2015 — 

With state championship trophies in tow, the Fallon baseball and softball teams are racking up the postseason accolades.Sophomore pitcher Alex Mendez was named to the Division I-A’s all-state first team, …

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Pack sweeps MW baseball awards (10)

May 21, 2015 — 

Following one of the most successful regular seasons in program history, the Nevada baseball team’s exploits were recognized Tuesday by the Mountain West coaches. Jay Johnson was named MW Coach …

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Hitting 30 isn’t all bad (11)

May 21, 2015 — 

It’s the first milestone birthday that most begin to fear after they turn 21.Adulthood begins to take its true form after it is legal to drink. The gray hairs start …

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Tah-Neva Championships (12)

May 21, 2015 — 

Carson Middle School’s Brandon Copeland and Eagle Valley’s Hunter Rauh round the final turn of the eighth grade boys 1600-meter race Wednesday at Carson High. Carson Middle School seventh grader …

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Dayton sends 7 to the next level (13)

May 21, 2015 — 

DAYTON — Seven Dayton High School seniors have elected to continue their athletic careers at the next level.Four of them — Jon Joyner (George Fox), Michael Selmi (Clarke), Dallon Mendoza …

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Local sports roundup: Pack, Preston receive honors (14)

May 21, 2015 — 

RENO — The Mountain West baseball coaches selected Nevada outfielder/pitcher Trenton Brooks as the Tony Gwynn Player of the Year and teammate Christian Stolo as the MW Baseball Pitcher of …

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Carson City’s Morton has shot to run in Paralympics (15)

May 21, 2015 — 

There’s a number of important muscles when it comes to competing in athletics, but that hasn’t stopped Caitlyn Morton who has difficulty using many of those muscles. So Morton has …

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Blue Jays top McQueen (16)

May 20, 2015 — 

RENO — The Carson Blue Jays rallied from two deficits to knock off the McQueen Royals, 11-5, in their summer baseball opener Tuesday night.Carson plays the Sun Devils Thursday at …

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Community spotlight: Empire Ranch offering Memorial weekend special (17)

May 20, 2015 — 

Empire Ranch is making this a Memorial Day to remember.If you are a member of the U.S. military you get a free round of golf just by showing your ID.For …

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Carson City’s Whitt the closer for Nevada (18)

May 20, 2015 — 

RENO — When Adam Whitt was a youngster, he spent a lot of time at Peccole Park, and it was always his dream to play for the hometown Nevada Wolf …

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Lady Wave nips rival Fernley for state title (19)

May 19, 2015 — 

LAS VEGAS — A roller coaster ride was capped with another all-Northern showdown in the Division I-A state softball title game on Saturday at Bishop Gorman High School.Rivals Fallon and …

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Wave captures DI-A state championship (20)

May 19, 2015 — 

LAS VEGAS — Five straight playoff berths, four state tournaments, three state final appearances, two titles and one state record.Oh, and one proposal.On Saturday, the Fallon baseball team dropped nemesis …

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