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Centennial High School girls basketball coach Karen Weitz directs her players as to the best position to be in at certain play during practice on the first week of their season on Tuesday , November 17, 2015.

Centennial girls basketball ranked No. 4 nationally by USA Today
high school basketball:
Wed, Nov 25, 2015 (11 a.m.)
The Centennial High girls basketball program has long been a Nevada powerhouse. Now, the Bulldogs are making a splash ...
Basic High School assistant football coach Dan Cahill instructs players in this 2010 file photo.
With Cahills calling shots, don’t count out Basic football in state semifinals
Seven years later, Dan Cahill still thinks the field-goal attempt split the uprights. So do others affiliated with the Basic High football team. But officials ruled the ball went wide left, and Basic wound up one win shy of playing for the state championship. Basic is back in the ...
High School Football Picks: State Semifinals
Monday, November 23, 2015
The presumed state championship matchup dating back to the beginning of the season is only two wins away from becoming official. ...
Moapa Valley Pirates, from left, Dennis Whitmore (75), Nate Cox (12) and RJ Hubert (11) during Las Vegas Sun's High School Football media day, Monday, July 27, 2015.
Moapa Valley falls in state title game to Churchill County
Saturday, November 21, 2015
All season we talked about which Southern Nevada high school football team would win the Division I-A state championship — Moapa Valley or Desert Pines. Churchill County of Fallon had other ideas ...
Basic high football players Tank McAllister, Sean White, Kendahl Blakely, Jake Walderon, and Saul Arizaga before the 2015 Season.
Basic defense has its way with Silverado, helps Wolves return to Sunrise finals
Basic coach Cahill on next week's showdown with Liberty, 'Our kids aren't afraid'
Friday, November 20, 2015
The players on the Basic High football team wanted another crack at dethroning the Sunrise Region champs. They worked an entire year to be back in position to play the one game they are confident they can ...
Bishop Gorman Coach Kenny Sanchez addresses his team vs. Don Bosco of New Jersey, Friday, Oct. 23, 2015.
Gorman fights off Arbor View, sets sights on Reed High
Friday, November 20, 2015
Bishop Gorman faced a 4th and 18 in its own territory just moments after Arbor View scored on a touchdown drive that lasted over nine minutes to cut the deficit to ...
Liberty players perform their usual haka dance following a victory over Green Valley in their high school state quarterfinal game at Liberty, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015.
Friday Night Roundup: Playoff field down to Basic, Liberty, Gorman
high school football:
Friday, November 20, 2015
Getting to play a football game over Thanksgiving weekend is reserved for the best of the best in Nevada high school football. Your team practices on Turkey Day, and two days later ...
Moapa Valley Pirates, from left, Dennis Whitmore (75), Nate Cox (12) and RJ Hubert (11) during Las Vegas Sun's High School Football media day, Monday, July 27, 2015.
Moapa Valley football more than star RJ Hubert, ready for challenge at state
high school football:
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Moapa Valley also has multiple weapons. While Hubert, who has more than 2,000 total yards of offense and 29 touchdowns, is clearly its best player, he’s not a one-man show ...
New Durango basketball player verbals with Air Force
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Jason Landman arrived for his first workout with the Durango High basketball team in June not knowing what to expect. Durango was ...
High School Football Picks: Week 13
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
The season-long high school football picks competition between Las Vegas Sun sports editors Ray Brewer and Case Keefer may come down to a single game scheduled for Friday. ...
Arbor View’s Keenen King makes verbal commitment to Washington State
High School Football:
Sunday, November 15, 2015
Keenen King, who considers Nevada’s seventh overall recruit for the class of 2016, verbally committed today to Washington State.
Arbor View Aggies Girls Nevada Division 1 State Champions at the NIAA State Girls Soccer Championship between the Arbor View Aggies and Coronado Cougars at North Valleys High School in Reno, Nevada.
Photos: Arbor View wins another girls soccer championship
Saturday, November 14, 2015
The Arbor View High girls soccer team beat Coronado 2-0 at North Valleys High School in Reno to capture its fourth straight Division I state championship. The Aggies finished with a 21-1 record, including a 7-0 victory Friday ...
Moapa Valley Pirates, from left, Dennis Whitmore (75), Nate Cox (12) and RJ Hubert (11) during Las Vegas Sun's High School Football media day, Monday, July 27, 2015.
Moapa Valley downs Elko to reach ninth title game in 10 seasons
high school football:
Saturday, November 14, 2015
The defending Division I-A state champion Moapa Valley High football team beat visiting Elko 17-0 today in the state semifinals, earning another appearance in the state championship game. ...
Green Valley High football players Austin Warhop, Brayon Williams, David Berg, and David Vazquez before the 2015 Season.
Green Valley gallops to first-round playoff win over Las Vegas High
High-paced shootout goes Gators' way
Saturday, November 14, 2015
Green Valley High should have considered issuing a medical warning Friday night that a potential side effect of watching its football team play is motion sickness. ...
Silverado football players Quinten McKoy, Elijahjuan Brown, Termaine Givens, Daniel Macko, Zakee Washington, Vernon Jackson, and Devion Clayton before the 2015 Season.
Silverado peaking at right time, wins first playoff game since 2007
high school football:
Friday, November 13, 2015
When the Silverado High football team took the field in late August for its first game, some of the players weren’t all too familiar with each other. The Skyhawks roster ...

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