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Friday Fodder: T.J. Bruce was a good hire for Nevada baseball (1)

July 2, 2015 — 

Sports fodder for a Friday morning... Wolf Pack baseball fans can rest easy. Athletic director Doug Knuth put the program in capable hands last week when he hired former UCLA …

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New York Yankees, Milwaukee Brewers sign former Western Nevada College players (2)

July 2, 2015 — 

Two Major League Baseball franchises, including the league’s most decorated team, have recently armed themselves with past Western Nevada College pitchers.The New York Yankees, winners of 27 World Series titles, …

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Friday Fodder: Sporting News praises Mackay Stadium as best in Mountain West (3)

June 26, 2015 — 

Sports fodder for a Friday morning... The Sporting News, in its college football preview issue, lists the Nevada Wolf Pack’s Mackay Stadium as the best venue in the Mountain West. …

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Brown headed to College of Idaho (4)

June 24, 2015 — 

After two successful varsity seasons, running back Colby Brown is ready to take his game to the next level.Brown recently agreed to attend College of Idaho, an NAIA school in …

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Jorgensen continues to shine (5)

June 23, 2015 — 

It’s not everyday someone from Fallon reaches the collegiate tennis platform.For Haley Jorgensen, she’s enjoying the spotlight at Division III Saint Mary’s in Minnesota. The ex-Greenwave star completed her second …

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Howard finishes in top half at nationals (6)

June 23, 2015 — 

In her first-ever appearance at the College National Finals Rodeo, Fallon’s Sydney Howard hung around with the best in Casper, Wyo.Howard, a freshman at Feather River College, finished in the …

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WNC softball players sign with Division II schools (7)

June 19, 2015 — 

Western Nevada College softball fans will have two more reasons to follow the Black Hills State University program next season — catcher Lauren Lesniak and center fielder Pamela Sakuma have …

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Boone in the record books (8)

June 18, 2015 — 

After blazing through the desert landscape, Tanner Boone is having the time of his life running in Big Sky country.Boone, a state qualifier in cross country and track for the …

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Carson City’s WNC sports teams honored for academics (9)

June 18, 2015 — 

Although variable spring weather conditions contributed to prolonged periods on the road, Western Nevada College’s baseball players remained committed to their No. 1 priority as a Wildcat: academics.WNC earned National …

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Darrell Moody: Carson City’s WNC makes impact in draft (10)

June 14, 2015 — 

Kudos to Western Nevada College’s baseball program for having a past player and current star selected in this week’s amateur baseball draft.Conor Harber, who played two years at WNC before …

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Pinder fights to return to diamond (11)

June 11, 2015 — 

It didn’t seem like a big deal at first.Her hand was swollen after throwing batting practice during the week, thinking it might have been overused. She was even cleared to …

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Wolf Pack athletics not the last stop (12)

June 11, 2015 — 

Nevada will always be a stepping-stone in college athletics.The Wolf Pack doesn’t compete in the best conference. They don’t have the budget or good enough facilities to even draw the …

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Pack summer camps hit the court (13)

June 11, 2015 — 

The Nevada volleyball program has announced the dates for its 2015 summer camps to be held on campus at the Virginia Street Gym. First-year head coach Lee Nelson will offer …

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Rodeo ‘sisters’ lead Feather River (14)

June 11, 2015 — 

They’re practically sisters.They went to high school together. They rodeo together.After Kayla Norcutt graduated from Fallon and enrolled at Feather River, her close friend, Sydney Howard, was still in Fallon …

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Former Fernley, Pack standout Jayme King dies (15)

June 11, 2015 — 

Former Nevada softball player Jayme King, an inspiration throughout Northern Nevada for her grace, courage and determination during three battles with cancer, died on Tuesday, according to the University of …

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Carson City’s Adam Whitt gets drafted in 16th round by Houston Astros (16)

June 11, 2015 — 

Like most little boys, Adam Whitt dreamed of playing Major League Baseball, and now he’s one step closer to starting the road to achieving that dream.Whitt, the Carson High and …

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Carson City’s Adam Whitt drafted by Houston Astros in 16th round (17)

June 10, 2015 — 

Former Carson High and current University of Nevada pitcher Adam Whitt was selected in the 16th round of the amateur baseball draft Wednesday by the Houston Astros.Whitt, who still has …

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ANALYSIS: DJ Whittemore says coaching Nevada baseball is his dream job (18)

June 8, 2015 — 

It’s been no secret D.J. Whittemore’s dream job is at the University of Nevada and the Western Nevada College baseball coach again made it clear on Monday he would like …

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Pack football players snubbed by magazine (19)

June 4, 2015 — 

Sports fodder for a Friday morning ... Phil Steele, who publishes a college football preview magazine, doesn’t think too highly of the talent on the Nevada Wolf Pack. Steele named …

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Pack baseball trio earn All-American postseason honors (20)

June 4, 2015 — 

The Nevada baseball team landed three student-athletes to Louisville Slugger NCAA Division I All-American teams, announced recently by Collegiate Baseball. Senior Austin Byler and junior Ryan Howell were named to …

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