Kevin Pindel threw a five-hitter, and Silverado jumped on Liberty starter Ed O’Bannon for five runs in the first three innings en route to a 9-2 road victory. Silverado will be the No. 2 seed for next week’s Sunrise Region tournament.
Ryne Nelson went 3-for-3 with a double, three runs and two RBIs, and Basic’s baseball team secured a share of the Division I Sunrise League title with a 12-1 five-inning win over visiting Valley on Thursday.
Samantha Pochop tossed a five-hitter and struck out 12 on Thursday to lead Rancho’s softball team to a 1-0 win over visiting Coronado in a matchup of the top two teams in the Division I Sunrise League.
Jacob Taylor had 13 kills, and Will Hafen added seven kills Thursday to help Bishop Gorman’s boys volleyball team secure the Southwest League’s No. 2 seed in the playoffs with a 25-23, 25-18, 25-17 win at Legacy.
Christian James shot a 4-over-par 76 at Palm Valley on Thursday to earn medalist honors and lead Bishop Gorman’s boys golf team to a 411-451 win over Pahrump Valley.
Basic’s Frank Harris, whose mark of 7 feet, ¼ inch is tied for fifth in the nation this season, according to Athletic.net, will look to improve on that accomplishment Saturday in the Division I Sunrise Region meet at Del Sol.
About a month ago, Valley High School football coach George Baker set up an account on GoFundMe to raise money for a new blocking sled and other equipment. He has raised $5,100 and will order the blocking sled soon.
Michaela Hood tossed a one-hitter and went 3-for-4 with four RBIs as Spring Valley secured the first league title in the program’s history with a 6-1 win at Sierra Vista.
Chad Beeten, who led Clark’s boys to the past three Division I-A state basketball titles, is the new coach at Crossroads High in Santa Monica, California.
Jake Rogers pitched out of a bases-loaded, one-out jam in the bottom of the seventh to help Centennial’s baseball team escape with a 7-6 victory over host Cimarron-Memorial on Wednesday and give head coach Charlie Cerrone his 400th career win at the school.
Shelbi Denman tossed a six-inning four-hitter with 13 strikeouts Wednesday to help Shadow Ridge’s softball team clinch the Division I Sunset League title with an 11-1 win at Legacy.
Treven Clizbe had 12 kills and nine digs, and Andrew Wagner added 12 kills as Arbor View’s boys volleyball team wrapped up its second consecutive Northwest League title with a 25-18, 25-18,25-17 sweep of visiting Desert Oasis on Wednesday
Charlie Magruder carded a 5-under-par 67 on Wednesday to earn medalist honors and help Faith Lutheran’s boys golf team win a Sunset League match at Mountain Falls.
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Zach Barnhart, a UNLV signee, finished 4-for-5 and drove in six runs as visiting Rancho outlasted Las Vegas, 13-9.
Braxton Wehrle’s two-out single to center field in the bottom of the eighth inning plated Bryce Ruggeroli with the winning run as Bishop Gorman’s baseball team rallied in both the seventh and eighth innings to edge visiting Shadow Ridge 7-6 on Tuesday.
Skylar Gorrell tossed a four-hitter and struck out six Tuesday as Las Vegas High’s softball team handed visiting Rancho its first loss in Division I Sunrise League play, 4-3.
Taylor Miller had 13 kills Tuesday to help Palo Verde’s boys volleyball team hold off visiting Legacy, 25-20, 23-25, 25-22, 23-25, 15-12.
Tony Fields, a 6-foot-2-inch, 205-pound linebacker, has been one of the area’s most heavily recruited players this spring. He has 19 scholarship offers — Northwestern was the most recent on April 30 — and his family has racked up plenty of hotel points over the past month and a half making unofficial visits on the weekends.
Grant McKay and Dylan Fritz each shot an even-par 72 at Anthem on Tuesday to share medalist honors and help Coronado’s boys golf team to victory in a Southeast League match.
Chris Opolka was 3-for-3 with a triple, and his RBI single in the bottom of the fifth broke a 7-7 tie as Shadow Ridge outslugged visiting Arbor View, 15-11.
Jorel Hingada’s RBI single with two outs in the top of the seventh inning sparked a four-run rally as Bishop Gorman’s baseball team escaped with a 5-2 win at Cimarron-Memorial and clinched at least a share of the Division I Sunset League title on Monday.
Kate Dennis’ two-out, bases-loaded single in the bottom of the eighth inning plated Samantha Milanovich with the winning run as Shadow Ridge’s softball team earned at least a share of the Division I Sunset League title with a 2-1 win over visiting Arbor View on Monday.
James Reed had nine kills and nine digs Monday to help Green Valley’s boys volleyball team clinch at least a share of first place in the Southeast League with a 25-16, 25-22, 25-15 sweep of visiting Foothill.
Jack Trent carded a 3-under-par 69 at TPC Summerlin on Monday to earn medalist honors and lead Palo Verde’s boys golf team to victory in a Southwest League match.
Aydin Sachs won two individual events Saturday to help Arbor View’s boys swimming team to a 197-102 win over Faith Lutheran at Pavilion.
Madelaine Lauger, Stephanie Platt and Allison Warnick each won one individual event and finished second in another Saturday to guide Palo Verde’s girls swimming team to a 201-92 victory over Centennial at Pavilion.
Rain forced the postponements of baseball and softball games scheduled to be played Saturday in Southern Nevada.
Bonanza fell behind 4-0 going to the bottom of the second, but used a pair of four-run innings to defeat visiting Centennial, 8-5.
Zach Murphy drew a bases-loaded walk to force home Austin Wishard with the winning run with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning Friday as Boulder City’s baseball team rallied for a 5-4 win over visiting Spring Valley.
Tiare Lee went 4-for-4 with a home run, a double and two RBIs on Friday to help Rancho’s softball team clinch the Division I Sunrise League title with an 11-4 win over visiting Foothill.
Isai Barrios had 19 kills Friday to help Chaparral’s boys volleyball team to a 28-26, 21-25, 21-25, 25-18, 15-7 win over host Liberty.
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Bryson Stott reached base on a bad-hop double and scored on Isaiah Raiano’s sacrifice fly, and that proved to be the difference as Desert Oasis held on for a 3-2 home victory over Shadow Ridge.
Jake Rogers’ two-out single in the third inning plated courtesy runner Josh Sierra with the eventual winning run Thursday as Centennial’s baseball team nipped visiting Legacy 2-1 in a game shortened to five innings by rain.
Madison Hood tossed a five-inning perfect game in her first start in the circle this season Thursday to lead Spring Valley’s softball team to a 14-0 home win over Clark.
James Reed had 22 kills, 11 digs and four aces Thursday to lead Green Valley’s boys volleyball team to a 17-25, 19-25, 25-20, 25-14, 15-13 victory over visiting Coronado.
As the fast runners headed for the tape, Christian Jackson of Palo Verde High took a hard tumble. Steven Walker thought somebody should do something. He picked up his fallen rival and they crossed the line together.