Rai’na Davis scored with four seconds left Tuesday, as Western’s girls basketball team grabbed a 29-28 win over host Pahrump Valley and moved into sole possession of third place in the Class 3A Sunset League.
Dayonna Maddox scored nine of her team-high 17 points in the fourth quarter, and Canyon Springs’ girls basketball team used an 18-3 run in the span to pull away for a 59-42 home win over Las Vegas in a battle for first place in the Northeast League on Monday.
Savannah Blanchard-Davis was fouled on a 3-point attempt and made all of her shots with 7.2 seconds remaining to lift Mojave’s girls basketball team to a 36-35 home win over Valley on Monday.
Here is a look at some of the week’s top high school sporting events.
In a matchup of two of the top teams in the state, it was the Liberty girls basketball team that took an early lead and led wire-to-wire against Bishop Gorman in a 58-47 win on Saturday at South Point Arena.
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.
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.
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 is the latest Southern Nevada girls basketball coaches poll.
Jayne Antone scored 14 points Tuesday to lead the Needles girls basketball team to a 46-30 road victory over Laughlin.
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.
Here’s a look at some of this week’s top high school sports events.