Kayla Harris scored six of her 18 points in the fourth quarter and drove No. 5 Spring Valley to a 64-58 victory over sixth-ranked Foothill in a nonleague game.
After a change of strategy on defense and a sudden surge on offense, Durango was not only able to come back in the second half but earned a 79-68 road win over Desert Oasis on Friday.
Jalen Malone tipped in Reggie Ingram’s miss with a second left in overtime Friday to give Eldorado’s boys basketball team a 68-67 home victory over Mojave.
Arbor View’s Autumn Westmoreland scored nine of her game-high 20 points in the fourth quarter to help the Aggies girls basketball team hang on for a 55-52 home win over Shadow Ridge on Friday.
The Adelson School boys basketball team ran off four different runs of at least 10 unanswered points, took a 49-20 lead into halftime and rolled to a 74-41 home victory over Lake Mead on Friday.
Top indvidual records in each weight class, as submitted by coaches.
Phillip Payne, a standout wide receiver for UNLV from 2008 to 2011, is in his first year coaching girls basketball at Western and hopes to use his experience to make a difference at his high school alma mater.
When junior Akeemis Williams made the first 3-pointer of the game early in the second quarter, it was a sign of things to come as Agassi Prep took control en route to a 69-53 home win over Innovations International.
Here are some of the top performances for the week of Jan. 9 to Jan. 14.
Here is the latest Southern Nevada boys basketball coaches poll.
Here is the latest Southern Nevada girls basketball coaches poll.
The first stop for Findlay Prep’s boys basketball team was Arizona before it headed to Hawaii. After a two-week break for the holidays, it was on to West Virginia and then Missouri.
Calvary Chapel bookended its boys basketball game Tuesday night with solid defense, coming away 65-56 home win over Mountain View.
Jake Buchman had 14 points Tuesday as Adelson School’s boys basketball team rolled to a 61-32 home win over Lincoln County.
Jayne Antone scored 14 points Tuesday to lead the Needles girls basketball team to a 46-30 road victory over Laughlin.
Agassi Prep’s Akeemis Williams and Rancho’s Justin Holiday went back-and-forth with contested jumpers and long 3s as each approached the 40-point mark, but the Stars got the necessary backup late to hold on for a 76-74 nonleague road win in a boys basketball game on Monday.
The Centennial girls basketball team, ranked No.4 in the nation by USA Today’s expert rankings, picked up a 70-46 victory over No. 2 Clovis West (Calif.) at the St. Mary’s Showcase in Stockton, California on Monday, behind four Bulldogs with double-digit point totals.
Three area boys basketball players were selected to play in the McDonald’s All American game on Sunday night.
Here’s a look at some of this week’s top high school sports events.
Two local prep football players made oral commitments Sunday, as Centennial wide receiver Savon Scarver selected Utah State and Bishop Gorman athlete Austin Arnold chose UNR.
Silverado scored the first 11 points of the third quarter and entrusted the lead to its 2-3 zone defense in a 56-47 win over Legacy in the Battle Born Classic at Durango High.
D.J. Harvey had 28 points as DeMatha Catholic (Maryland) defeated Bishop Gorman 73-66 in the Hoophall Classic in Springfield, Massachussets on Saturday.
Samantha Thomas hit a 3-pointer with eight seconds to play Saturday to give Centennial’s girls basketball team a 68-65 win over St. Mary’s (California) in Stockton, California.
Less than a week after backing off his commitment to Ohio State, Bishop Gorman wide receiver Tyjon Lindsey announced via Twitter that he has committed to Nebraska.
Kevin Legardy scored 17 of his 19 points in the first half to lead No. 6 Canyon Springs to a 68-56 home win over No. 9 Cheyenne.
Justin Roberts had a team-high 15 points, but Findlay Prep suffered a 76-47 loss to Sierra Canyon (California) on Friday in the semifinals at the Bass Pro Shops Tournament of Champions in Springfield, Missouri.
After a low-scoring first quarter, Shadow Ridge put up 23 points in the second period and went on to a 63-35 home win over Western.
Niara Smith scored 12 of her game-high 18 points in the second half on Friday as Cimarron-Memorial’s girls basketball team rallied in the second half for a 54-43 win at Desert Pines.
Caitlin Shannon accounted for three touchdowns Friday, and Coronado’s flag football team shut out visiting Mojave 33-0 in a nonleague game.
Here is the latest Southern Nevada flag football coaches poll.
Jalen Hill, a 6-foot-6-inch sophomore, threw down a ferocious dunk late in the game to put an exclamation point on Clark’s 72-50 nonleague win over host Las Vegas.
Desert Oasis shot poorly from the foul line on the night, but made their shots at the end to lift them over Spring Valley.
Demetrius Valdez had 20 points on Thursday to lead Durango’s boys basketball team to a 65-63 road win over Sierra Vista.
Sierra Shaw scored nine points to lead Chaparral’s girls basketball team to a 28-24 road win over Del Sol on Thursday.
Virgin Valley’s flag football team scored two second-half touchdowns to rally from a six-point halftime deficit and defeat Tech, 26-19 in a battle of top Class 3A Sunrise League teams on Thursday.
Boulder City girls basketball coach Paul Dosch, 44, was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer on Dec. 5 and is adamant that he will remain on the sidelines.
Fourth-ranked Foothill turned the ball over 21 times, and Will Weems and Kennedy Koehler each scored 22 points as No. 5 Coronado claimed an 84-61 road win to take over first place in the Southeast League.
Nic Maccioni had 26 points, and Faith Lutheran’s boys basketball team pulled away in the second half for a 77-55 victory over Legacy on Wednesday. It was the 300th career victory for Crusaders coach Bret Walter, who is 300-225 in his 20th season at the school.
Shadow Ridge’s Lauryn Calo poured in 23 points Wednesday to help the Mustangs hold off a fourth-quarter rally from visiting Palo Verde and win 65-62.
Led by sophomore Denae Benites, the Centennial flag football team controlled the momentum for a full 60 minutes Wednesday night as they defeated Shadow Ridge, 32-8 at home.