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Bishop Gorman's Biaggio Ali Walsh (7) falls into the end zone for a 2-point conversion to secure an overtime win versus St. Thomas Aquinas during their game to help in controlling a possible three-time national championship on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016.

Ali Walsh's two-point plunge in triple overtime carries Gorman to victory
Bubba Bolden keeps Bishop Gorman afloat in turbulent game between national powers
Sat, Oct 1, 2016 (2 a.m.)
Down on one knee, Biaggio Ali Walsh stayed as calm as an ocean breeze as a sea of orange violently thrashed around him. Fans wanted pictures. Family members wanted hugs. Teammates wanted to celebrate. But the Bishop Gorman senior running back needed a moment to himself in the middle of Fertitta Field to process ...
Members of the Arbor View 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, Greg Rogers, Mike Sims, Ryan Hurley, Andrew Wagner, and Hayden Bollinger.
Arbor View puts on a show with punishing win over Shadow Ridge
As a perennial top-five team in the state that runs a notoriously bruising offense, Arbor View feeds off of intimidation ...
Members of the Liberty 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, Malaesala Aumavae-Laulu, Darion Acohido, Ethan Dedeaux, and Will Brewer.
Liberty cruises past Green Valley to continue dominance of league opponents
The Liberty High football team left little doubt Friday night as to its dominance in the Sunrise Region ...
Members of the Eldorado 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, Francisco Ceja, Anthony Silva, and Jaime Rangel.
Eldorado on path to reaching goals after notching first win of the season
Friday, September 30, 2016
Despite a 0-5 start to the season, Eldorado coach Robert Cutts never saw his team lose focus. ...
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.
Desert Pines struggles, still beats Mojave 20-0
Friday, September 30, 2016
Only at an elite high school football program could a 20-point shutout victory be considered an off night. ...
Members of the Legacy 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, Jamal Britt, A.J. Culpepper, and Marcellus McCoy.
Legacy makes statement with win against Centennial
Friday, September 30, 2016
If anyone around the Las Vegas Valley was questioning if the undefeated Legacy Longhorns were for real they answered them Friday night ...
Members of the Desert Oasis 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, Brandon Smith, Brannon Flowers, and Desmond Kuresa.
Special teams, defense lead Desert Oasis to win against Clark
Friday, September 30, 2016
Desert Oasis had just missed blocking at least three punts earlier this season. ....
Members of the Cheyenne 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, Corwin Bush, William Federson, John Tarver, and Deriontae Green.
Offense comes up big for Cheyenne against Pahrump
Friday, September 30, 2016
Matthew LaBonte threw for 222 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions as Cheyenne routed Pahrump Valley 42-10 on Friday night ...
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.
Hammer Game: Virgin Valley savors win over Moapa
Friday, September 30, 2016
There’s nothing better in high school football than a small-town rivalry, and few are better than the Hammer Game between Virgin Valley and Moapa Valley ...
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.
Defense emerges as Basic comes back to thwart Silverado
Friday, September 30, 2016
Basic has spent most of the season trying to get its defense to play as well as its explosive offense. ...
Members of the Durango 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, Jayson Johnson, Alhaji Kamara, Byron Simmons, and Venny Sandoval.
Durango stops late 2-point conversion attempt to hold off Bonanza
Friday, September 30, 2016
The Durango High football team never trailed Bonanza today in a 21-20 victory. But with less than a minute remaining ...
Members of the Las Vegas 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, Archie McArthur, Robert Kaempfer, Elijah Hicks, and Cruz Littlefield.
Las Vegas bounces back in victory over Chaparral
Friday, September 30, 2016
Las Vegas High coach James Thurman was interested to see how his team handled adversity off the heels of his team’s first loss ...
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
Big night from Elijah Kothe helps Faith Lutheran grab first 4A win
Friday, September 30, 2016
The Faith Lutheran High football team trailed Palo Verde by 14 points today in the first half, but rallied behind wide receiver Elijah Kothe’s three touchdown performance in ...
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.
Flowers rushes for 300 yards in Del Sol win
Friday, September 30, 2016
Flowers rushed for nearly 300 yards and three touchdowns, and Titans Willians rushed for 150 yards and two touchdowns to help the Dragons win 39-7 ...
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.
Defense sparks Canyon Springs in dominant win over Valley
Friday, September 30, 2016
Canyon Springs extended its winning streak to three Friday night as the Pioneers cruised to a 41-6 home win ...

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