Green Valley’s Brock Hershberger is relishing his opportunity to participate in the 45th edition of the West Charleston Lions Club Charity All-Star Football Game that benefits numerous local charities.
The 14-team Legacy Tip-Off Classic boys basketball tournament, featuring nine local teams, begins at 4 p.m. on Thursday. The championship game is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Saturday. All games will be held at Legacy High.
Damonte Ranch (12-1) unseated powerhouse Reed last week to capture its first Class 4A Northern Region title and takes on Liberty in the state semifinals at 1:15 p.m. Saturday at McQueen High in Reno.
Arbor View defensive lineman Greg Rogers, one of the state’s top prospects in the class of 2017, made an oral commitment to UCLA on Monday.
Christian Marshall returned to running back after being injured in a season-opening loss and will carry a streak of five consecutive games with at least 100 rushing yards into Friday’s Class 4A Sunset Region semifinal against top-ranked Bishop Gorman.
Findlay Prep five-star basketball player P.J. Washington announced Thursday he would attend Kentucky. His other finalists were UNLV and North Carolina.
Bishop Gorman’s Abbey Archambault, a 6-foot senior outside hitter/middle blocker, signed a letter of intent with Idaho State during a ceremony in Gorman’s gymnasium attended by more than 100 friends and family. Wednesday was the first day of the early signing period.
Schools across the Las Vegas Valley honored student-athletes Wednesday, the first day of the fall signing period.
Now a senior at Las Vegas Academy of the Arts, Bailey Anderson is set to sign a letter of intent with Arizona State for beach volleyball during the fall signing period that starts Wednesday.
Local athletes expected to sign a national letter of intent during the early signing period, which runs Wednesday through Nov. 16
Centennial senior basketball standout Troy Brown Jr., one of the nation’s top prospects, made an oral commitment to Oregon on Monday, ending a recruiting process that began before he played his first high school game.
The NCAA’s proposal this month to add two early signing periods for football recruits drew mixed reaction from college coaches. Local high school coaches also were split, seeing pros and cons to the possible changes.
Centennial senior Sam Thomas made an oral commitment to Arizona for women’s basketball on Tuesday.
Shadow Ridge junior Aubrey Nellems sat out last Friday’s 45-6 loss to Arbor View for religious reasons.