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Sierra Sun Devils beat Carson Blue Jays, 12-1

May 26, 2018 — Carson High managed just two hits, both by Kahle Good, in a 12-1 loss to the Sierra Sun Devils on Saturday at the Reno Knights Memorial Day Tournament at Ron McNutt Field. Carson returns to action Sunday at noon against Incline and plays again at

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Carson Blue Jays outlast Douglas Ducks, 6-2

May 25, 2018 — Garritt Benivedez worked 6.2 innings of 5-hit ball and Casey Martensen drove in three runs to lead the Carson Blue Jays to a 6-2 win over the Douglas Ducks at the Reno Knights Memorial Weekend Tournament Friday night at Ron McNutt Field. Carson, 2-1, returns

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Carson High ends spring football practice

May 24, 2018 — Carson High wrapped up its six days of spring football practices with its annual 7-on-7 scrimmage Thursday. The event was hampered by lightning and thunder, which chased the players inside for more than 30 minutes. One of the big question marks for the 2018 Senators

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State rodeo begins this week at Winnemucca

May 24, 2018 — The Fallon High School Rodeo Club has completed its regular season and now heads to Winnemucca this week for the Nevada State High School Rodeo Finals. The first events begin today for the junior high school students and Sunday for high school, and the Top

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Fallon’s Christian Nemeth overcomes adversity in competing in 3 sports in senior season

May 24, 2018 — Things were looking good for Christian Nemeth as his junior year began. He was No. 1 on the depth chart at quarterback and helped lead Fallon to an opening-season victory on the road against cross-valley rival Fernley. He completed more than half his passes and

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Reno A’s use walks to beat Carson Blue Jays

May 22, 2018 — RENO — Carson gave the Reno A's plenty of free bases Tuesday night, and that led to its demise. The Blue Jays' pitching staff dished out nine walks and the defense made one costly two-out error. The A's cashed in on those free bases to

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Swimmers end season at state meet

May 22, 2018 — Their placings may not reflect it, but the Greenwave swim team ended the season in style at Saturday's state meet at UNLV. "The girls 200 medley relay was able to drop a second and the boys were able to hold on to their sixth seed

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Relay team breaks school record — again — to finish 2nd at state meet

May 22, 2018 — CARSON CITY — As Colton Peterson waited for the handoff on the final stretch of the 4×100 relay, only one thing was going through his mind. This was his team's final chance at winning a state championship after spending the last three years running together

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Copley’s state title leads Fallon to 4th-place finish

May 22, 2018 — CARSON CITY — A couple hours after their team took second in the 4×200 relay, Fallon senior Drake Copley was down to his final race, his final chance at winning a state title. As Copley came off the turn in the 200-meter dash, he gained

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Game-ending pickoff seals state title

May 22, 2018 — RENO — Softball, like many sports, is a game of inches, which Lowry discovered in a 3-2 loss in the 2018 NIAA Class 3A Softball Championship game at Reno High School. No man's land between third base and home plate can also appear distant, especially

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Carson High School athletes honored with post-season awards

May 22, 2018 — BASEBALL Coach of the Year: Pete Savage, Reno High; Player of the Year: Mickey Coyne, Reno High; Pitcher of the Year: Angelo Reviglio, Bishop Manogue; Defensive Player of the Year: Kaden Hogan, Reno High; Offensive Player of the Year: Abel Carter, Carson; Niko Pezonella, Galena;

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Six CHS players in all-star games

May 21, 2018 — Six Carson High basketball players have been selected to play in the annual Senior All-Star game tonight at Wooster High School. The girls game starts at 6 and the boys game begins at 7. Lauren Lemburg and Abbey Paulson will be in action in the

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Carson City’s Kyrsta Palmer wins U.S. title, off to World Cup

May 21, 2018 — RENO — Former Nevada standout and current volunteer assistant diving coach Krysta Palmer has earned a spot on Team USA for the upcoming FINA World Cup, after her performance at the USA Diving Senior National Championship this past weekend, in which she placed first on

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Girls state track: Carson High’s Pradere wins again

May 19, 2018 — Abigail Pradere completed Redemption Week with another impressive performance. Pradere, who was not at 100 percent at last year's NIAA State Track & Field Championships, made up for it with two impressive victories this year. After a win in the 1600 on Friday night, she

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State track: Sierra Lutheran boys 2nd

May 19, 2018 — Sierra Lutheran started Saturday at the NIAA State Track & Field Championships with a season-best performance in the 3200 relay, and that catapulted the Falcons to a second-place finish among 1A schools. The Falcons scored 116 points, far behind champion Spring Mountain's total of 209.

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Prep Roundup: Douglas High softball falls in state title game

May 19, 2018 — RENO — Tyra Clary turned in a gutsy seven-hit complete game pitching performance on Saturday morning to help the Spanish Springs Cougars on their way to a 6-2 win against the Douglas Tigers in the NIAA 4A State Softball Tournament championship game. Spanish Springs (33-3)

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Fallon Green Wave quashes seventh-inning rally to win Nevada 3A State Softball Championship

May 19, 2018 — RENO — Softball, like many sports, is a game of inches, which Lowry discovered in a 3-2 loss in the 2018 NIAA Class 3A Softball Championship game at Reno High School. Down 3-1 going into the seventh inning, Lowry loaded the bases and scored a

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Fallon Green Wave quashes seventh-inning rally to win Nevada 3A State Softball Championship

May 19, 2018 — RENO — Softball, like many sports, is a game of inches, which Lowry discovered in a 3-2 loss in the 2018 NIAA Class 3A Softball Championship game at Reno High School. Down 3-1 going into the seventh inning, Lowry loaded the bases and scored a

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Carson High’s Pradere wins 1600, Sierra Lutheran dominates 1A at state track

May 19, 2018 — Abigail Pradere failed in her quest to run a sub 5-minute 1600, but she got something better. The Carson High standout won her first state championship, clocking a 5:03.39 on Friday at the NIAA State Track & Field Championships at the Jim Frank Track &

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Douglas High softball reaches state championship

May 18, 2018 — RENO — Rylee Retzer and the Spanish Springs Cougars, it seems, have had just a little bit better timing than the Douglas Tigers so far in Nevada's softball postseason. Retzer hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning to give Spanish Springs its first lead

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