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Virginia City’s Fletcher to play football at next level

November 10, 2018 — It's a big and could be historic weekend for Virginia City High School athletics. The football and volleyball teams continued their effort to win NIAA 1A state titles. And Tabor Fletcher signed to play football at the next level. Fletcher has signed to play for

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Fallon youth football teams go for titles Saturday

November 8, 2018 — RENO — Two Fallon youth football teams will play in championship games Saturday. A total of seven SYFL championship games are scheduled on the day at Damonte Ranch High School. Reed leads the league with four teams competing for a championship, while Lassen is second

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Greenwave domination

November 7, 2018 — The Greenwave took one step closer toward the state championship football game Friday despite a first-quarter scare from longtime rival Fernley. Fallon, which came into Friday's game at the Edward Arciniega Athletic Complex with a pristine 8-0 record, scored quickly against the Vaqueros in a

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CHS boys cross country takes third in state

November 3, 2018 — Zachary Sever, Hunter Rauh and Ethan Byasse all finished in the top 15 to lead the Carson High boys cross country team to a third place finish in the NIAA 4A State Championships on Saturday at Boulder City's Veterans Memorial Park. Carson improved each week

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McQueen tops Douglas High in playoff opener

November 3, 2018 — RENO — After the game was over, the Douglas High football team didn't want to look at the scoreboard. Sure the game got away from the Tigers in a big way as McQueen took a 55-9 win over Douglas on Friday night in an Northern

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Carson boys seek state cross country title

November 2, 2018 — When Carson High cross country coach Pete Sinnott evaluates his boys team's chances of winning the school's first 4A state title since 2009, he puts it this way: "I think there are five teams who reasonably can win this race," he said. "I think we're

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Community Sports: Packers win flag football league

November 1, 2018 — The Packers beat the Panthers to finish as undefeated champions in the Talents NFL Carson City Flag Football League fall season. In last week's games the Packers beat the Panthers 38-18, the Raiders beat the Rams 33-7 and the Raiders defeated the Panthers 47-24. STANDINGS

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Douglas High hopes to carry momentum into McQueen

October 31, 2018 — It could be difficult to instill confidence into a team that's about to face a club it lost to 49-7 earlier in the season. But what happened last week doesn't hurt in that effort. The Douglas High football team hopes to carry the momentum from

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Fallon battles Elko County teams

October 30, 2018 — Elko defeated Fallon on Thursday in boys soccer, 5-3, at the Edward Arciniega Athletic Complex. The Indians scored four goals in the first half and one in the second, while the Wave scored two goals in the first half and one in the second. Christian

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Fallon plays spirited volleyball against Truckee

October 30, 2018 — FALLON — Although Truckee defeated Fallon in their Northern 3A match Tuesday, the Greenwave volleyball team fought for every point against the Wolverines at the Elmo Dericco Gym. Truckee (17-0 league, 26-4 overall), though, pulled away for a 25-15 win in the first set, dominated

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No. 1 Fallon hosts No. 4 Fernley with state berth on the line

October 30, 2018 — After ending the regular season with its fourth consecutive shutout, the Greenwave football welcomes cross-valley rival Fernley on Friday for the second round of the Northern 3A playoffs. Fallon, which received a bye last week after winning the league title to take the No. 1

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Hug holds off Carson boys soccer in playoffs

October 29, 2018 — RENO — Carson's Daniel Escalante cleared the ball in front of the net shortly after the game had started and the Senators had dodged a bullet. But there were more bullets to come the Senators couldn't dodge. The Carson High boys soccer team allowed three

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Krueger’s huge game leads Douglas past Carson

October 25, 2018 — For the Carson High football team, it was definitely a nightmare on Saliman Street. Trevor Kruger rushed for 261 yards on 33 carries and three touchdowns and finished with 354 total yards to lead the Douglas High football team to a 24-14 win over Carson

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Carson boys soccer beats Douglas

October 25, 2018 — Even before his team won the Northern 4A title, Carson High boys cross country coach Pete Sinnott had a smile on his face. "Usually, I try to count runners to see who's ahead of us or behind us," Sinnott said. "Today, I was just proud

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Douglas VB sweeps past Carson

October 25, 2018 — MINDEN — The Douglas High volleyball team had its own version of the Fab Five and it was fitting it came on senior night. Douglas normally doesn't keep all of its five seniors — Hailey Hughes, Erika Leitenbauer, Sierra Sullivan, Hannah Kyle and Savannah Rasmussen

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SYFL Playoffs begin this weekend; cheer competition is Sunday

October 25, 2018 — RENO – Nine weeks of regular-season football came to an end last weekend as the playoffs begin a new chapter on Saturday for the Sierra Youth Football League (SYFL). Teams from Carson Valley, Reno, Damonte Ranch, Hug, McQueen, North Valleys, Wooster, Spanish Springs, Reed, Lassen,

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Packers clinch flag football title

October 23, 2018 — The Packers best the Raiders 44-19 to clinch the championship in the Talents Carson City NFL Flag Football League. In other games, the Panthers beat the Rams 18-14 and the Packers defeated the Rams 36-12. STANDINGS AND SCORING Packers (8-0): Nate Peterson 5 TDs, TD

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Dayton knocks off Wave in 3A volleyball

October 22, 2018 — Dayton surprised the Lady Wave last week in Northern 3A volleyball by winning its match in four sets at the Elmo Dericco Gym. Fallon faced Truckee on Tuesday for Seniors Night and then travels to Lowry on Thursday. The Dust Devils, 9-7 in league and

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Golf, tennis teams finish season; soccer wraps up this week

October 22, 2018 — The Lady Wave golf team fell just short from qualifying a golfer to last week's state tournament in Truckee. Fallon, which ended the season at Fernley and Lowry two weeks ago, had its best finish of the season, coming in fourth ahead of Fernley and

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Fallon completes perfect league season, enters bye week

October 22, 2018 — The Greenwave football team finished the regular season with a perfect record after another route Friday night at the Edward Arciniega Athletic Complex. Behind 401 yards of offense and a defense that allowed only 85 yards, Fallon recorded its fifth shutout of the year, fourth

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