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Troy Brown Jr., Centennial HS, for Las Vegas Sun's Super Seven, Nov, 12. 2015.

Local standout Troy Brown Jr. still considering UNLV basketball
Thu, Jul 28, 2016 (9:28 a.m.)
Basketball standout Troy Brown Jr. of Centennial High, a five-star recruiting prospect for the class of 2017, is still considering playing for UNLV. Brown announced ...
Coronado’s Kennedy Koehler (30) forces his way inside against Carson during their state semifinal game Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016, in Reno.
Coronado's Kennedy Koehler continuing his basketball progression
Saturday, July 23, 2016
As the high school basketball season progressed last winter, Coronado’s Kennedy Koehler went from a relative unknown to one of ...
Centennial head coach Todd Allen signals to his bench while facing Desert Pines during their high school boy's basketball game on Tuesday, December 1, 2015.
Bittersweet: Centennial basketball coach moving ahead of what could have been championship season
high school basketball:
Friday, July 22, 2016
As word started to spread that Todd Allen was stepping down as the Centennial High School basketball coach to move to the Chicago area, many friends called with the same question ...
Troy Brown Jr., Centennial HS, for Las Vegas Sun's Super Seven, Nov, 12. 2015.
Centennial's Brown focused on being a leader during final live period
high school basketball:
Thursday, July 21, 2016
A couple of weeks ago the Las Vegas Prospects had a rough showing at the Nike Peach Jam, and after a little bounce back in Milwaukee they were looking to ...
Live Coverage: High School football media day invades South Point
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
The high school football season unofficially begins today for Southern Nevada teams. The Las Vegas Sun is hosting its annual media day at South Point, bringing players and coaches ...
Las Vegas Prospects' Isaiah Cottrell, right, contests a shot against a California AAU team on Friday, July 15, 2016. Even though he won’t enter Bishop Gorman until next month, Cottrell already holds three scholarship offers.
He's the future: Isaiah Cottrell hasn't started high school but already has college offers
The 6-foot-7 power forward has a scholarship offer from UNLV and others
Saturday, July 16, 2016
Isaiah Cottrell receives a pass from a teammate a few feet from the basket and immediately looks to score. He makes a quick move on a defender and drains a short jumper. The play, like many this afternoon for the Las Vegas Prospects in the Las Vegas Live tournament, looks effortless for the 14-year-old post player ...
Bishop Gorman High School's Biaggio Ali-Walsh (7) breaks away and scores on a 55-yard touchdown run during a game against Chandler (Ariz.) High School at Bishop Gorman Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. Bishop Gorman beat Chandler 35-14.
Trio from Gorman named to preseason All-American team
Friday, July 15, 2016
Three Bishop Gorman High football players have earned preseason All-American honors from ...
Bishop Gorman High School's football team takes the field for a game against Chandler (Ariz.) High School at Bishop Gorman Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. Bishop Gorman beat Chandler 35-14.
Texas coach on date with Gorman, 'We're going to go out and play for the state of Texas'
high school football:
Thursday, July 7, 2016
So what’s left for the two-time defending mythical national champions? Well, for all of the Gaels’ notable feats, there’s one thing missing ...
Liberty's Ethan Dedeaux, 2, secures a long pass for a touchdown over Centennial's Demetrius Goodman, 1, during first half play of their high school football game on Friday, September 18, 2015.
Liberty's Dedeaux the latest local to commit to SDSU
Sunday, June 26, 2016
When Ethan Dedeaux and his family left an unofficial recruiting visit this weekend at San Diego State, the senior wide receiver ...
Bishop Gorman head coach Sheryl Krmpotich calls a play during their Division I state championship game against Reno Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 at the Orleans. Reno won 52-39.
‘Coach K’ steps down from Gorman basketball post
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Sheryl Krmpotich is stepping down after 18 seasons as the Bishop Gorman High girls basketball coach ...
Troy Brown Jr., Centennial HS, for Las Vegas Sun's Super Seven, Nov, 12. 2015.
Pair of locals selected for USA Basketball U17 competition
high school basketball:
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Centennial High senior Troy Brown and former Findlay Prep guard Markus Howard both made the 12-man roster for the 2016 USA Basketball Men’s U17 World Championship Team, it was announced today.
Bishop Gorman High School quarterback Tate Martell during an off-season workout Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, at the school.
Gorman quarterback Martell commits to Ohio State
high school recruiting:
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Martell, a five-star recruiting prospect who has quarterbacked Gorman to consecutive mythical national championships, picked the Buckeyes over a final five of Cal, Colorado, UCLA and ...
The first Greenspun Cup is presented to Faith Lutheran High representatives Athletic Director Bret Walter, senior Jake Koentopp, senior Bobbi Tharaldson, Principal Scott Fogo and Assistant Athletic Director Amy Fisher.
The champions: Faith Lutheran wins first Greenspun Cup for academic and athletic excellence
high school sports:
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
It was the most important week of the season for the Faith Lutheran High baseball team. The Crusaders expected to challenge for a state championship and were in the middle of the regional playoffs. For senior catcher Jake Koentopp, the week had another challenge ...
Why Desert Oasis star Coleman will ‘fit in perfectly’ at Air Force
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
When the Air Force Academy-bound Coleman joined the Desert Oasis varsity basketball team in 2013 as a sophomore, the Diamondbacks were coming off a dismal 6-20 season ...
UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez has some unpleasant words for a player after a poor decision on the field versus San Diego State during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on Friday, November 21, 2015.
One of Gorman’s top defenders commits to UNLV football
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Tony Sanchez appears to be executing his game plan on the recruiting trail ...

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