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Members of the Basic High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from left, Richard Schmidt, De'Shawn Eagles, Aaron Mcallister, and Jacob Fulton.

Five touchdown game from McAllister helps Basic down Utah school
kickoff 2016:
Sat, Aug 27, 2016 (11:58 p.m.)
Seconds later, Basic’s Frank Harris returned the favor. Harris’ 90-yard kickoff return for a touchdown helped spark the Wolves to a 55-48 victory ...
Bishop Gorman High football players — from left, Palaie Geoteote, Adrian Dupuis, Farrell Hester, Haskell Garrett, Biaggio Ali-Walsh, Tate Martell, Alex Perry and Bubba Bolden — pose for a photo at the Sun's high school football media day, July 20, 2016 at the South Point.
Gorman's Martell after Lone Star state win, 'That’s the No. 1 team in Texas and look what we did'
Ali-Walsh, Martell each have three touchdowns as Gorman scores 27 unanswered points in win
Saturday, August 27, 2016
By time Bishop Gorman put the finishing touches on its 44-14 victory against host Cedar Hill of the Dallas area today, many of the nearly 12,000 pro-Cedar Hill fans in attendance had left. Gorman quickly silenced the natives, and its critics nationally. Gorman is the two-time defending national champions and entered on a 39-game winning streak. But ...
Bishop Gorman's Haskell Garrett and Palaie Gaoteote embrace during pregame warmup before the Gaels' nationally televised game at Cedar Hill of Texas.
So much for a close game: Gorman wins 44-14 in Texas
kickoff 2016:
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Tate Martell had three second-half touchdown runs today for the Bishop Gorman football team, helping it turn a close game against host Cedar Hill of Texas into a laugher. Some thought Gorman would win. None …
Liberty's Darion Acohido (21) breaks free from Arbor View's Isaiah Herron for a late score during their season opener Friday, Aug. 26, 2016.
Liberty receives a reprieve in the final minute, holds on to beat Arbor View
kickoff 2016: False start wipes away Aggies' potential game-winning touchdown
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Liberty defensive lineman Villiami Taiese felt humbled as he watched Arbor View running back Deago Stubbs cross the goal line with less than a minute to go Friday night at Freedom Field ...
Members of the Faith Lutheran High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from left, Elijah Kothe, Jacob Searles, Christian Marshall, Joshua Hong, and Jalen Flowers
Faith Lutheran has flashes of good play, still soundly beaten by Houston school
kickoff 2016:
Saturday, August 27, 2016
The Faith Lutheran High football team surrendered a kickoff return for a touchdown Friday night on the first play of the season. Later in the game, they fumbled the ball, had a pass intercepted and gave up some long passes. They missed a few tackles, too. While a 42-10 defeat to open the season to visiting St. Pius X of Houston is surely ...
Members of the Virgin Valley High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016, at the South Point. They include, from left, Hogan Fowles, Jaden Dalton, and Cesar Zarate.
Positive signs for Virgin Valley despite loss to Cedar City
kickoff 2016:
Saturday, August 27, 2016
The Bulldogs fell at home to the Redmen 34-13 but showed more promise than a year ago, boding well for this year ...
Members of the Pahrump Valley High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from left, Garrett Monje, Jesse Dillon, Case Murphy, and  Riley Sutton.
Pahrump Valley defends home field as usual in win over Eldorado
Friday, August 26, 2016
Pahrump Valley coach Joe Clayton expected a strong-season opening effort from his team’s strong senior class. ...
Members of the Desert Pines High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from top left, Poutasi Poutasi, Edgar Burrola, Randal Grimes. Middle left, Jalen Graves,  Eddie Heckard, Jauta'e Collins. Bottom left, Tony Fields, Isaiah Morris, and Marckell Grayson.
Late field goal seals Desert Pines' shootout win over Centennial
kickoff 2016:
Friday, August 26, 2016
Desert Pines’ roster is overflowing with Division I talent, from quarterback to running back and everywhere on defense ...
Members of the Canyon Springs High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from left, Lord Oroke, Diamante Burton, Lazarus D. Kyle Jr., and Tyrese Ross.
Canyon Springs prevails over Coronado in defensive battle
kickoff 2016:
Friday, August 26, 2016
With starting quarterback Dexter Hammond out of the lineup nursing an injured leg, Diamante Burton had to go under center for Canyon Springs Friday night ...
Members of the Foothill High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from left, Jack Reynolds, Brandon Hargis, and Justin Dunlap.
Foothill's Wilsons help smash Cheyenne
Friday, August 26, 2016
Foothill’s Jordan Wilson and Blake Wilson are not related. It just may have looked like it with the way they ran Cheyenne off the field in an opening-night win Friday. ...
Members of the Sierra Vista High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from left, Lopaka Kolone, Chevy Eliu, and Damaen Bentley.
Sierra Vista shuts down Moapa Valley
kickoff 2016:
Friday, August 26, 2016
Sierra Vista began and ended last season with losses to Moapa Valley. ...
Members of the Silverado High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from left, Ryan Scoggins, Franco Rodriguez, and Cody Marr.
Silverado off to hot start with shutout over Mojave
Friday, August 26, 2016
Quarterback Christian Baltodano started off the scoring in the second quarter when he found Tyreese Newsome for a 34-yard score ...
Members of the Sunrise Mountain High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from left, Ja'Twion Farmer, Daltyn Pytrysson, Stephen Wright Jr., Dalwin Spates, and Earl Garrett.
Sunrise Mountain QB Wright dazzles in win at Boulder City
kickoff 2016:
Friday, August 26, 2016
Sunrise Mountain High racked up 545 yards of total offense Friday night in Boulder City, as it cruised past the Eagles 39-6 ...
Members of the Green Valley High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from left, Christian Mayberry, Eric Brown, C.J. Araujo, Braxton Harms, Brock Hershberger, and Eric Faber.
Green Valley builds big cushion, beats Desert Oasis in opener
Friday, August 26, 2016
Kalyja Waialae accounted for three touchdowns today for the Green Valley High football team in a 21-8 victory against ...
Members of the Del Sol High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from left, Darrion Webb, Barry Williams, Jason Hoyer and Javier Arroyo.
Del Sol gets 3 TDs, 100 rushing yards from Flowers
kickoff 2016:
Friday, August 26, 2016
The Del Sol High football team dressed just 22 players today against Western, holding out eight expected starters who were delayed in turning in their athletic packet. Thankfully for the Dragons, Taariq Flowers played. ...

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