Yvette Sanchez hasn’t spent much time hitting at the top of the order for Rancho’s softball team. But the freshman already has mastered an important art for a leadoff batter
Only five high school athletes ever have cracked the famed 4-minute mile, the last being Lukas Verzbicas in 2011.
Alyssa Sotelo belted a two-run home run in the third inning to lift Legacy’s softball team to a 7-2 win over host Faith Lutheran in the Crusader Invitational on Saturday.
Winning pitcher Korey Poole went 2-for-3 with a double, a third-inning grand slam and five RBIs Saturday to lift Cheyenne’s baseball team to a 14-2 win at Chaparral in five innings.
Tucker Thomason tossed a six-hit complete game, and Palo Verde got an early lift from Will Hamilton”s solo home run in the first inning during a 6-2 victory over No. 8 Coronado. Thomason held the Cougars scoreless before a two-run double to Jacen Yergensen in the seventh.
Mojave’s Kationa Baughman won three individual events Friday, and shattered the meet record in the 300-meter hurdles to earn Outstanding Female Athlete honors at the Grant Bushman Invitational in Overton.
Brandon Wulff had two hits, including a two-run homer, and three RBIs to help Bishop Gorman’s baseball team to a 5-1 victory over host Tucson (Ariz.) in the championship game of the Chris Moon Cherry Field Classic on Friday.
Gizelle Navarro’s single down the left-field line with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning Friday scored Janella Fiso with the winning run as Virgin Valley’s softball team rallied for a 6-5 home win over Pahranagat Valley.
Alahjan Banks had 15 kills and three aces Friday to help Cheyenne’s boys volleyball team rally for a 14-25, 25-21, 18-25, 25-22, 15-11 victory over visiting Cimarron-Memorial.
On the list of goals for the Boulder City baseball team, the one accomplished Thursday was pretty far down the list.
Jacob Klein singled down the left-field line to score Preston Pavlica with the go-ahead run in the top of the seventh, and Liberty’s baseball team held on for a 5-4 road victory over Las Vegas.
Trinity Valentine tossed a no-hitter Thursday to lead host Durango’s softball team to a 5-0 win over Legacy.
Tanner Durkin had 15 kills, and Grant Nelson added 39 assists and seven aces Thursday to lead host Centennial’s boys volleyball team to a 25-17, 19-25, 25-16, 22-25, 15-11 win over Arbor View.
Andrew Chu carded a 2-under-par 34 at TPC Las Vegas on Thursday to help Foothill’s boys golf team to a 206-207 win over Palo Verde.
Each member of Desert Oasis’ baseball team has a walk-up song that plays before his at-bats during home games. It’s an eclectic mix, ranging from classic rock to 50 Cent to Poison Ivory.
The Spring Valley baseball team scored three runs in each of the fourth and fifth innings to take a four-run lead and hung on for a 6-5 win over Faith Lutheran, which was handed its first league loss since May 3, 2012.
Eric Jordan struck out Jonny Gilleres with the potential tying run at second base in the top of the seventh inning Wednesday to help Shadow Ridge’s baseball team hold on for a 3-2 win over visiting Liberty.
Mark Rubalcaba won two individual events Wednesday to help host Faith Lutheran’s boys track team capture a five-team meet.
Cindy Avila and Skyler Free each won two individual events Wednesday to lead Liberty’s girls track team to victory in a three-team home meet.
Kayla Stephens’ two-run double keyed a four-run rally in the top of the seventh inning Wednesday that lifted Arbor View’s softball team to a 6-4 win at Green Valley.
Zaire Franklin had 26 kills and 16 digs Wednesday to help Legacy’s boys volleyball team to a 25-18, 19-25, 25-14, 21-25, 15-10 win at Shadow Ridge.
Thomas Kirchner shot a 1-under-par 69 at Los Prados on Wednesday to lead Silverado’s boys golf team to victory in a Northeast League match.
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