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Carson High golf tied for 3rd in league play
Carson High golf tied for 3rd in league play

April 18, 2019

The Carson High golf team is now tied for third in the overall Sierra League standings after Wednesday’s league tournament at Toiyabe. Carson finished fourth in the tournament with a 364, finishing behind Douglas (358),...


Damonte Ranch shuts out Carson High baseball
Damonte Ranch shuts out Carson High baseball

April 17, 2019

Matthew Sigafoos shut down the Carson High baseball team, pitching Damonte Ranch to a 9-0 win on Tuesday night at Ron McNutt Field. Sigafoos allowed five hits, with seven strikeouts against one walk in six...


Lady Wave softball splits games vs. Sparks, Reed

April 17, 2019

Fallon defeated Sparks, 18-3, Friday in a Northern 3A softball game played in the Rail City. Information on Saturday’s game is unavailable. The Lady Wave banged out 12 hits in downing the Railroaders to improve...


Lady Wave softball splits games vs. Sparks, Reed

April 17, 2019

Fallon defeated Sparks, 18-3, Friday in a Northern 3A softball game played in the Rail City. Information on Saturday’s game is unavailable. The Lady Wave banged out 12 hits in downing the Railroaders to improve...


Fallon sweeps doubleheader to take weekend series
Fallon sweeps doubleheader to take weekend series

April 17, 2019

Despite a first-game 6-5 loss in extra innings on Friday, Fallon’s baseball team roared back to sweep a doubleheader Saturday against Lowry, 14-4 and 3-1, to maintain second place in league standings. The Wave responded...


Wave track continues to improve

April 17, 2019

The Greenwave track and field team competed over the weekend at the Del Oro Invitational in California. Fallon has this week off before hosting the Conclave of Awesomeness next Wednesday. The following results are personal...





Roger Diez: Drivers can’t beat around the ‘Busch’
Roger Diez: Drivers can’t beat around the ‘Busch’

April 13, 2019

Last weekend’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup race at Bristol was dominated by Ford drivers, but when the checkered flag flew it was a Toyota in front. “Kyle (expletive) Busch won,” from Clint Bowyer on the...


Joe Santoro: Knuth may have worked his magic again
Joe Santoro: Knuth may have worked his magic again

April 12, 2019

Sports fodder … Doug Knuth has worked his magic once again. The Nevada Wolf Pack athletic director lost men’s basketball coach Eric Musselman last week to the Arkansas Razorbacks so Knuth immediately went out this...


Nevada quickly hires Alford to replace Musselman
Nevada quickly hires Alford to replace Musselman

April 12, 2019

Nevada moved quickly to replace one big-name coach with another. Nevada hired former UCLA coach Steve Alford on Thursday, four days after Eric Musselman left for Arkansas. Alford is expected to be introduced at a...


Alford signs 10-year deal with Nevada

April 11, 2019

RENO — The University of Nevada made it official on Thursday when the school’s athletic director Doug Knuth announced the hiring of Steve Alford as the Wolf Pack men’s basketball team’s head coach. Alford, a...


Carson High boys golf third in standings
Carson High boys golf third in standings

April 11, 2019

The Carson High boys golf team remained in third place in the overall Sierra League standings after a fourth place finish at the third Sierra League Tournament of the year at Reno’s Sierra Sage on...



Oasis LAX enters 2nd half of season

April 10, 2019

After a hot start to the season, the Oasis Academy girls lacrosse team finds itself chasing a trio for first place with one month left. The Bighorns (3-2) sit behind Truckee (6-1) and Bishop Manogue...


Fallon places in top 5 in 2 divisions in Rocklin

April 10, 2019

The Greenwave traveled over the Sierras on Saturday and returned with impressive results. Fallon’s varsity boys finished fifth at the Thunder Invitation in Rocklin, Calif., was the highest-placed team from Nevada. The girls frosh/soph team...


Fallon rallies for an 11-8 win over Elko
Fallon rallies for an 11-8 win over Elko

April 10, 2019

The Lady Wave softball team rallied from a 5-0 deficit against visiting Elko in an 11-8 win Friday afternoon at the Edward Arciniega Athletic Complex and then fell to Elko 13-9 on Saturday. Fallon had...