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Defending champ Carson wraps up spring football (1)

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 (2)

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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Fight Night (3)

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 (4)

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 (5)

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 (6)

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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Local sports roundup: Pack, Preston receive honors (7)

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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Tah-Neva Championships (8)

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 (9)

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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Blue Jays top McQueen (10)

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 (11)

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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Lady Wave nips rival Fernley for state title (12)

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 (13)

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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Skabelund soars to second at state (14)

May 19, 2015 — 

LAS VEGAS — It was an up-and-down two days for the Fallon track programs.On the up side, Whitney Skabelund and the boys 4x400-meter relay team set personal and school records, …

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Oasis swept at state tourney (15)

May 19, 2015 — 

Oasis first trip to the state tournament was a learning process.The Bighorns were swept by Greenspun and Mount Rose on Saturday at Spanish Springs High School. Oasis lost 15-3 to …

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Kyle Grimes leads swimmers (16)

May 19, 2015 — 

With a slim roster, the Fallon swim teams made the most of their Division I-A state appearance.The Fallon boys finished 12th with 11 points, while Boulder City won the crown …

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Seven Carson High School baseball players make all-league team (17)

May 18, 2015 — 

Seven Carson High baseball players were named all-league in a vote of Division 1 coaches recently.The voting was done after the regular season, but the team is not allowed to …

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Night of Boxing returns (18)

May 18, 2015 — 

The Night of Boxing returns on Friday, but on Tuesday kicks off the annual event with its Calcutta spaghetti dinner at the Elks Lodge, 93 Center St.Doors open for the …

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Kipling sets pace for top 3 finishes (19)

May 17, 2015 — 

Dagen Kipling was rewarded for his attention to pace on Saturday when he logged a pair of top-three finishes at the NIAA Swimming and Diving Championships.A late surge propelled the …

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Girls track: Turner wins state title (20)

May 17, 2015 — 

Favorite’s bizarre choice leads to Preston taking second in high jumpLAS VEGAS — Dayton High’s Kaylee Turner ended her 2015 season in grand style.Turner won the 1A discus title with …

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