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Carson squads second in Comstock meet (1)

April 20, 2014 — 

Carson High’s boys and girls varsity track squads finished second at the annual Comstock Classic Saturday at the Jim Frank Track & Field Complex. Douglas won the boys meet with …

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Darrell Moody: Hawks must move down in baseball and softball (2)

April 20, 2014 — 

Hug High School asked the NIAA if it could play as an independent in softball starting next season, but according to published reports, the item was tabled. The Hawks, at …

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Pinto slam sparks Reed past CHS (3)

April 19, 2014 — 

For the second consecutive game, the Carson Senators dug a hole they were unable to extricate themselves from. Jon Pinto whacked a first-inning grand slam, and Reed went on to …

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Two bad innings costly for WNC (4)

April 19, 2014 — 

Throw out two innings, and Western Nevada College’s softball team would have garnered a split against North Idaho College. Instead, the Wildcats suffered through a doubleheader sweep, losing 5-0 and …

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Carson bats silent in doubleheader loss (5)

April 18, 2014 — 

SPARKS — Despite two solid efforts, Carson High’s softball team was swept in a doubleheader by Reed on Thursday afternoon. Reed, behind the pitching efforts of Julia Jensen and Jackie …

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Bad first inning dooms CHS (6)

April 17, 2014 — 

SPARKS — It was the ugliest inning that Carson High has endured in several years, and it ultimately cost the Senators the game. Reed sent 15 batters to the plate …

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Heck leads tracksters to 6th (7)

April 17, 2014 — 

As the weeks pass, the Fallon boys track team is hitting its stride. The Greenwave had a solid showing at last weekend’s Del Oro Invitational in Loomis, Calif. The Wave …

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Fallon aims to make waves in stretch run (8)

April 17, 2014 — 

Warmer temperatures and the improbability of snow dampening anyone’s spring must mean the Greenwave are entering the home stretch of the season. From the softball team’s perfect league record to …

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Bighorns lacrosse starts season (9)

April 17, 2014 — 

The Oasis Academy Bighorns lacrosse team kicked off its second season at the High Sierra Youth Lacrosse jamboree at Bishop Manogue on Saturday. Oasis Academy added a team in the …

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Swimmers, golfers back in action (10)

April 17, 2014 — 

The Fallon swim teams netted their first dual wins of the season in a tri-meet against Truckee and North Tahoe last week. The Fallon boys team sank North Tahoe, 105-12, …

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Carson rallies past Hug (11)

April 15, 2014 — 

Marcos Yanez couldn’t throw hard enough to break a pane of glass, but it didn’t matter because Carson High hitters were unable to make an adjustment. After pounding out 21 …

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Fallon cowboys, cowgirl buckle down (12)

April 15, 2014 — 

It was a solid weekend for a pair of Fallon cowboys. Team ropers Blain Jensen (header) and Jes Tews (heeler) took the overall average at the Fallon High School rodeo …

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CCHS trainer receives support (13)

April 15, 2014 — 

It was a pre-emptive strike on the behalf of Churchill County High School’s athletic trainer. About 20 people attended the Churchill County School District’s Board of Trustees meeting Thursday in …

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Fallon blows past Indians (14)

April 15, 2014 — 

ELKO — When the Fallon softball team comes to town, it leaves with wins. That held true over the weekend, as the Greenwave moved to 11-0 in league play, finishing …

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Elko sweeps Greenwave (15)

April 15, 2014 — 

ELKO — The Elko baseball team wanted to win the series against Fallon this weekend but did one better by pulling out the sweep. After winning a close contest Friday …

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Carson improves to 9-9 in 23-0 rout (16)

April 15, 2014 — 

RENO — Carson High evened its record at 9-9 with a 23-0 win over Hug on Monday in a Northern Division I baseball game. The game was stopped after five …

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Darrell Moody: Nevada’s being too heavy-handed with Huff (17)

April 13, 2014 — 

I thought I knew David Carter pretty well. I did one feature on him, and talked to him regularly during my five-year stint of covering Wolf Pack basketball when he …

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Lady Wave eyes Elko (18)

April 10, 2014 — 

The offense is rolling, the pitching is solid and the defense is holding fast. It’s nearly an unbeatable trifecta the Fallon softball team is competing with. After nipping rival Fernley, …

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Fallon ready for Indians (19)

April 10, 2014 — 

Each series becomes more critical. Today, the biggest one of the season for the Fallon baseball team is a three-game set against rival Elko. The Greenwave and Indians square off …

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Ellis was more than a coach (20)

April 10, 2014 — 

His looks were deceiving every time he walked onto the baseball field, approaching home plate for the pregame meeting and lineup exchange. Walking with a limp because of knee problems, …

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