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Pack wasn’t only worthy team snubbed by NCAA (1)

May 29, 2015 — 

Sports fodder for a Friday morning... There’s something awfully wrong with a system that leaves a team out of its 64-team regional field which won 41-of-56 games and won its …

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Take the road less traveled (2)

May 28, 2015 — 

Hiking the 165-mile Tahoe Rim Trail is a daunting feat in itself, requiring great skill and determination.Add two wheels and one paddleboard, and multiply that daring exploit by three, and …

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Challenge accepted (3)

May 28, 2015 — 

The season is in full swing and the high-speed action returns to Rattlesnake Raceway on Saturday with the second Hobby Stock Challenge and Northern Nevada Outlaw Karts series.Gates open at …

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Pyramid Lake triathlon registration open (4)

May 28, 2015 — 

Triathletes have numerous options throughout the year in Northern Nevada including at Pyramind Lake.The 2015 Pyramid Lake Sprint Triathlon is open for registration through www.athleteinyou.com.Athletes will navigate a ½-mile swim, …

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BEHIND THE PLATE: Summer schedule has plenty of options (5)

May 28, 2015 — 

Another year of sports has flown by for both the Greenwave and Wolf Pack programs.Fallon capped off the school year with a strong finish as both the baseball and softball …

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Opportunistic Carson downs Damonte (6)

May 28, 2015 — 

The Carson-Damonte game came down to who would take advantage of scoring opportunities, and both teams had plenty of those Wednesday night at Ron McNutt Field.Carson’s pitching trio of Cole …

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Western Nevada College sends players to Div. 1 programs (7)

May 28, 2015 — 

Western Nevada College baseball fans can continue to cheer on key players from this year’s Wildcats team as they play at the next level, as several key members of the …

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Community spotlight: Kalley, Russell shine at long course meet (8)

May 27, 2015 — 

A total of 44 swimmers swam for the Carson Tigersharks in this past weekend’s Intermountain Classic long course swim meet held at the Carson Aquatic Center. Ewan Kalley, 8, was …

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Offense takes center stage in all-star game (9)

May 27, 2015 — 

All-star basketball games mean usually one thing — a lot of offense — and Tuesday night’s annual Local Sports Programming event was an offensive explosion.Suffice to say, the digital scoreboard …

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Smackdown Bull Riding tickets available (10)

May 27, 2015 — 

After selling out the event for the past two years, the Carson City Smackdown Bull Riding event is returning this year with a two-night show. “We had 600 people in …

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Pack left out of NCAA tourney (11)

May 26, 2015 — 

Despite a 41-win season, a 12-1 record in three-game series and a regular season conference championship, the Nevada baseball team has not been selected for the 64-team NCAA Regional field.Although …

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Team Testa on the go (12)

May 26, 2015 — 

Carson Valley has produced an extraordinary line of athletes who have made big names for themselves on motorcycles. Dustin Miller … Matt Buyten … Adam Jones … Ty Tremaine … …

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Best of Tahoe resorts prepare for summer: Hot Shot zip line set to debut at Heavenly (13)

May 26, 2015 — 

The Best of Tahoe resorts — Heavenly Mountain Resort, Northstar California Resort and Kirkwood Mountain Resort — are gearing up for a summer filled with mountain biking, hiking, zip lining, …

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American Century Championship releases 2015 field; Rypien returns to defend title (14)

May 26, 2015 — 

STATELINE — There’s one place where NFL, NBA, NHL and MLB rivals meet annually to settle old scores. The venue: Lake Tahoe. The event: The American Century Championship. At stake: …

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Boxed out (15)

May 26, 2015 — 

In front of a packed house, the annual Night of Boxing had one of its best events in recent memory.The action-pack night ended with main-event wins by Katelynn White and …

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They’re out: Pack not in NCAAs (16)

May 25, 2015 — 

RENO — Despite a 41-win season, a 12-1 record in three-game series and a regular season conference championship, the Nevada baseball team was not selected for the 64-team NCAA Regional …

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Darrell Moody: Carson should host state track every year (17)

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 (18)

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 (19)

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 (20)

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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