Preston Higbee threw for six touchdowns as Pahranagat Valley’s football team routed the visiting Whittell in a Class 1A state semifinal game Friday, 54-6.
Arbor View’s football team pitched a second-half shutout, holding Legacy to just 14 yards of total offense in the last 24 minutes, and earned a 48-21 home win in the Class 4A Sunset Region semifinals Thursday night.
Review-Journal reporters Ben Gotz and Elaine Wilson recap the second week of high school football playoffs.
The Gaels’ defense did allow a score for the first time since Sept. 16 — a span of 34 quarters — during Thursday’s 51-6 home victory over Faith Lutheran’s football team.
Desert Pines scored on offense, defense and special teams to beat Sunrise Mountain on Thursday night and advance to the Class 3A state semifinals next weekend.
Liberty defensive lineman Crishuan Lappin ran for 116 yards and a touchdown, recorded an interception and had three sacks to lead the Patriots to a 30-10 victory over Foothill on Thursday night.
Mojave and Tawee Walker bested Virgin Valley and Jayden Perkins in a battle between two of the best in Class 3A, with Walker racking up 221 yards of offense and three touchdowns in the Rattlers’ 46-20 road victory over Virgin Valley on Thursday to send Mojave to the first state semifinal game in program history.
The Gators advanced to a region title game for only the second time in school history after winning 14-7 at Canyon Springs on Thursday night.
Nevada Preps reporters Ben Gotz and Justin Emerson preview the second week of the Southern Nevada high school football schedule, as the 4A teams play in the region semifinals.
Palaie Gaoteote is the highest-rated recruit in Las Vegas history, and is committed to play at USC next season.