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Durango goalkeeper Paolo Sarnataro made three saves Monday en route to recording his fifth shutout of the season as the host Trailblazers moved into sole possession of first place in the Class 4A Southwest League with a 4-0 victory over Bishop Gorman.
Zhanna Colin had 13 kills, and Alexa Rodriguez added 11 kills and 11 digs to help Bonanza to a 22-25, 25-18, 22-25, 25-22, 15-13 win over Desert Oasis at home on Monday.
Omar Miranda had three goals and an assist on Monday as Chaparral’s boys soccer team rallied to top visiting Tech, 4-3.
Olivia Meza scored in the second half as Coronado’s girls soccer team edged visiting Green Valley 1-0 on Monday.
Sierra Vista’s Rahul Gupte went 2-1 in singles Monday, leading the visting Lions to a 10-9 victory over Durango on a tiebreaker.
Kristie Thomas finished 3-0 in singles play for Eldorado on Monday as she led the Sundevils to a 10-8 home victory over Rancho.
Coronado shot 3-under-par as a team Monday at Legacy Golf Club to top Green Valley 141-193.
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Originally in a pack of three, Durango senior Frankie Bisacky broke away in the last half-mile to win on the 3.1-mile course in 16 minutes, 18.8 seconds.
Spring Valley’s pair of brothers, Chris Zimmerman and Vengeli Zimmerman, each went 3-0 in singles to carry the Grizzlies over Durango in a home meet Saturday, 11-7.
Cesar Barron-Rodriguez nailed a pair of 30-yard field goals, including one in overtime that gave the Pioneers a 33-30 home win over sixth-ranked Basic.
Liberty committed a bevy of mistakes in the first half — four turnovers and two offside penalties at critical junctures —and lost 49-32 to host Centennial-Corona (California) in a game that wasn’t quite as close as the score indicated.
Aubrey Nellems scored on a 1-yard run with 25 seconds left and Shadow Ridge held on for a 28-21 road win over fourth-ranked Las Vegas on Friday.
Roberto Valenzuela completed 5 of 9 passes for 150 yards and three touchdowns Friday to help ninth-ranked Legacy start fast en route to a 45-14 victory over visiting Palo Verde.
Randal Grimes completed 5 of 6 passes for 98 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a score Friday to lead host Desert Pines to a 56-6 rout of Pahrump Valley.
Chaparral committed to the running game and cruised to a 34-8 road victory over Del Sol on Friday night.
The Mountain Lions are 4-0 with for the first time in 10 years after a 17-6 win over Clark.
Bishop Gorman took control early Friday night, opening a 30-0 lead in the first quarter before cruising to a 42-0 home win over Bonanza.
Pahranagat Valley quarterback Tabor Maxwell accounted for four touchdowns and the Panthers overwhelmed the Golden Eagles.
Green Valley held Eldorado to eight yards of offense and forced four turnovers on the way to seizing a 65-0 win Friday night.
Durango beat Desert Oasis 20-12 Friday at home, in a game that was preceded by half to three-quarters of the Trailblazers team kneeling during the national anthem in support of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s stance on social equality.
Palo Verde’s Macee Barlow scored a second-half goal Friday to help the Panthers’ girls soccer team avoid defeat and tie host Arbor View 1-1 in a Northeast League match.
Sergio Reyes converted a penalty kick with four minutes remaining Friday to help Rancho’s boys soccer team finish in a 1-1 tie with host Pahrump Valley.
Siara Roberts had seven kills, 23 assists, six aces and 23 digs Friday to lead Centennial’s girls volleyball team to a 26-24, 25-16, 25-27, 25-20 win at Legacy.
Thomas Romero went 3-0 in singles to power Green Valley’s boys tennis team to an 11-7 road victory over Basic on Friday.
Caitlyn Noorda finished 3-0 and Alexia Cassman finished 2-0 in singles play to lead the Shadow Ridge girls tennis team to a 13-5 home victory over Cimarron-Memorial on Friday.
Diamante Burton, who has had hand in all 11 Canyon Springs’ touchdowns this season, will lead the Pioneers (3-1) as they host sixth-ranked Basic (3-0) at 7 p.m. Friday.
Braving the mighty Southern Nevada winds and a stiff defense from Silverado, host Foothill finally broke through with two second-half goals before holding on for a 2-0 win in a key league match.
Sunrise Mountain allowed only two third-down conversions and scored a season high in points in a 54-0 home win over Mojave.
Homestanding Shadow Ridge overwhelmed Faith Lutheran en route to a 25-22, 25-17, 25-20 victory Thursday night.
Naomi Harris finished with 16 kills and 12 digs, and Durango’s girls volleyball team held off Bonanza 25-22, 23-25, 25-21, 21-25, 15-9 on Thursday, handing the Bengals their first loss in the Southwest League.
Dante Marinaro scored in the first half, and goalkeeper Deven Scott helped make it hold up as Green Valley’s boys soccer team beat host Liberty 1-0 on Thursday.
Calista Reyes scored an unassisted goal in the second half to lift Sierra Vista’s girls soccer team to a 1-0 victory over host Spring Valley on Thursday.
Marcus Pasimio went 3-0 in singles Thursday as the Clark boys tennis team edged visiting Spring Valley, 10-8.
Palo Verde’s girls tennis team swept the doubles sets on Thursday en route to an 11-7 victory over Faith Lutheran at Darling Tennis Center.
Victoria Estrada shot 2-over 62 to take medalist honors Thursday and lead Coronado girls golf team to a victory in a Southeast League match at Desert Willow.