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Timeout with Carson High’s Lauren Hudak (1)

September 15, 2014 — 

School: Carson High Sport: Girls soccer Q: What is your favorite sport to watch on TV and why? A: Soccer because it’s another way to learn about the game and …

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Football: Wildcats hold off Nevada rally (2)

September 14, 2014 — 

TUCSON, Ariz.(AP) — Anu Solomon threw for 278 yards and three touchdowns, Nick Wilson ran for 171 yards and Arizona held off Nevada 35-28 Saturday night. Arizona (3-0) came into …

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Prep roundup: Carson girls soccer settles for tie (3)

September 14, 2014 — 

Carson High’s offense looked out of sync. Possessions didn’t last long. The crisp passing was missing. As a result, good scoring chances were few and far between which led to …

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Moody column: Embarrasing week for Goodell (4)

September 14, 2014 — 

This has been one week the NFL and Roger Goddell, the league’s commissioner, would love to forget. The now-famous elevator footage of Ray Rice knocking his then fiance out and …

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Reno pulls away vs. Douglas (5)

September 13, 2014 — 

MINDEN — Even after giving the ball away on its opening two possessions on Friday night, the Reno High School football team recovered and went on to a 30-0 victory …

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Klopp wins IMCA Modified race at Fernley (6)

September 13, 2014 — 

Fernley 95A Speedway crowned a new IMCA Modified winner last Saturday night, as Jim Klopp held off a strong challenge from multiple track champion Shawn Natenstedt to capture his first …

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Pack seeks 1st road win under Polian (7)

September 13, 2014 — 

Bad things usually happen to the Nevada Wolf Pack football team when it dares to venture outside of northern Nevada. “It¹s been a while since we won a road game …

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What can Brown do? Deliver win (8)

September 13, 2014 — 

RENO – There is something about playing North Valleys that brings out the best in Colby Brown. Two years ago as a sophomore, Brown rushed for 202 yards in a …

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Prep roundup: Carson boys soccer rolls on (9)

September 13, 2014 — 

The Carson boys soccer team continued its dominant play, improving to 3-0 with a 5-0 win over Spanish Springs on Friday at the CHS athletic complex. Carson opened up a …

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Carson’s Elijah has turn at North Valleys (10)

September 13, 2014 — 

RENO — Two years ago, Colby Brown had a coming out party with a 202-yard rushing effort against North Valleys. On Friday, junior fullback Elijah Fajayan celebrated his first 100-yard …

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The Sky’s the limit for Dust Devils (11)

September 13, 2014 — 

DAYTON — Skyler Berntson took the opening hand off, and the Dust Devils were off and running Friday night against Spring Creek. The senior running back went 80 yards and …

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Wave rolls past Wooster (12)

September 12, 2014 — 

A monster ground game and a stout defensive performance lifted the Fallon football team to a 58-17 pasting over visiting Wooster on Friday at the Edward Arciniega Complex. The Greenwave …

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Peavy strikes out 8, pitches Giants past D-backs (13)

September 12, 2014 — 

SAN FRANCISCO — Jake Peavy brings an all-out intensity to the San Francisco Giants that manager Bruce Bochy considers perfect for the September push. The veteran pitcher only wishes he …

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Sale masterful as White Sox edge Athletics 1-0 (14)

September 12, 2014 — 

CHICAGO — For a guy who says he’s not big into stats, Chris Sale is putting up some really good ones. Sale bested Scott Kazmir in a brilliant pitchers’ duel, …

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49ers look for win against Bears in Levi’s opener (15)

September 12, 2014 — 

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — If somewhat unknown before as a backup, Colin Kaepernick’s breakout performance against the Chicago Bears two years ago helped make him a star. The San Francisco …

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Orioles slugger Chris Davis suspended 25 games (16)

September 12, 2014 — 

BALTIMORE — Orioles slugger Chris Davis was suspended 25 games without pay on Friday for using amphetamines, a punishment that will extend into the postseason. Baltimore started play Friday leading …

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Motivated to win for Rice, Ravens top Steelers (17)

September 12, 2014 — 

BALTIMORE — Many wondered if the Baltimore Ravens were resilient enough to overcome the distraction of losing Ray Rice and the emotional stress caused by his release from the team. …

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Prosecutor defends Ray Rice investigation (18)

September 12, 2014 — 

New Jersey law advises that those who commit violent crimes should “generally be rejected” from the program Ray Rice was allowed into for knocking his then-fiancee unconscious. But the prosecutor …

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Wave ready to break out (19)

September 12, 2014 — 

Drive by drive, the offense is gaining confidence. It’s not the big-play, fast break unit from a last season, but the results are much the same. In two games, the …

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Lady Wave shoots down Bucks (20)

September 12, 2014 — 

It was not the cleanest win, but the Fallon girls soccer team will take it. The Lady Wave bested Lowry, 2-1, on Tuesday in a Northern Division I-A match at …

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