Canyon Springs coach Freddie Banks didn’t yell and scream when his team went into the locker room trailing by five points on Thursday night.
He decided a calm message was more appropriate.
In the immortal words of The Doors’ front man Jim Morrison, this is the end.
The Rancho boys basketball team entered its opener Thursday in need of a confidence boost coming off a three-win season.
Thanks to Lamont Traylor, that’s exactly what the Rams received.
Kelly Oubre had 22 pointsand seven rebounds on Thursday to lead Findlay Prep to a 92-83 win over Westwind Prep (Ariz.) at Henderson International.
Spencer Mathis scored 12 points, and Valley’s boys basketball team used a 12-4 run to start the game on its way to a 47-42 win over visiting Basic on Thursday.
Sayanna Roy hit 10 of 14 free throws in the fourth quarter, and scored 15 of her 24 points in the second half Thursday to lead Del Sol’s girls basketball team to a 62-52 home wi
Tokateu Lolotonga dominated the paint to lift Australia (#2) to a 32-24 victory over Lake Mead on the first day of the Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament at Lake Mead.
Anthony Valenti recorded a first-period pin at the heavyweight class Thursday to help Green Valley’s wrestling team to a 64-12 win over visiting Arbor View.
Morgan Gibson threw for 342 yards and five touchdowns Thursday to lead Green Valley’s flag football team to a 41-13 win over visiting Coronado.
Donovan Peek wrote down his goals for the season and posted them on his bedroom mirror.
It didn’t take long for the senior on the Green Valley wrestling team to complete the list, either.
Girls flag football has taken the Clark County School District by storm, and coaches hope it gets only bigger.
With three Division I signees on her team last season, it wasn’t easy for Teirra Hicks to shine.
The Centennial senior had no such problem Wednesday.
Marc Silas’ three-point play with 19 seconds left in the game Wednesday lifted Chaparral’s boys basketball team to a 49-48 win at Western.
Tyree McNeal had 19 points for the Cowboys, who trailed 37-36 entering the fourth quarter.
Centennial’s wrestling team recorded four pins on Wednesday on the way to a 39-36 road win over Las Vegas High.
Taylor Howie capped a game-winning drive with a rushing touchdown Wednesday to lead Arbor View’s flag football team to a 14-12 win at Legacy.
Foothill looked like a different boys basketball team in the second half on Tuesday night.
That’s because it was.
When Jack Tarango started the Legacy Tip-Off Classic, the Longhorns’ boys basketball coach simply wanted to ensure his team would play a few quality early-season games.
Kodi Leslie scored 17 points, including two free throws with 30 seconds left Tuesday, to lift Desert Oasis’ boys basketball team to a 59-56 win over visiting Sunrise Mountain.
Gabrielle Cabanero had 21 points, 11 rebounds and 10 steals Tuesday to help Valley’s girls basketball team to a 68-31 home win over Del Sol.
Ashton Scott recorded a pin in the 182-pound weight class in just 28 seconds Tuesday to help Faith Lutheran’s wrestling team to a 57-18 win over host Moapa Valley.
Raynette Hines rushed for four touchdowns Tuesday to help Desert Pines’ flag football team to a 24-14 win at Eldorado.
Eldorado’s Angela Stoneback hauled in a 60-yard TD pass from Keelyn Pacheco in the second half.
Clark boys basketball coach Chad Beeten didn’t have to scream at senior forward Diontae Jones after a subpar first half Monday night.
The coach was pretty sure Jones would provide all the motivation himself.
Tai Senor scored 18 points, and Kyle Thaxton added 16 points, four rebounds and three assists Monday as Liberty’s boys basketball team earned a 65-54 win over visiting Chaparral.