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Bishop Gorman players celebrate their trophy after beating Palo Verde in the Division I state basketball championship on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015.

Gorman uses second-half burst to beat Palo Verde, win historic championship
Palo Verde trimmed deficit to 3 points in third quarter, gave four-time champion Gorman a big-time challenge
Fri, Feb 27, 2015 (11:55 p.m.)
This state championship helped rewrite the record books. The Bishop Gorman High basketball team beat Palo Verde 74-54 in the Division I state championship game, using ...
Bishop Gorman players celebrate their trophy after beating Palo Verde in the Division I state basketball championship on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015.
Blog: Gorman nets another state title with 74-54 victory over Palo Verde
High School Basketball:
Friday, February 27, 2015
The game was closer than the final score indicates. The Bishop Gorman High basketball team closed strong today in the Division I state championship game against Palo Verde ...
Bishop Gorman High basketball players Stephen Zimmerman, Nick Blair and Chase Jeter before the 2014-15 season.
Gorman scores game’s initial 19 points in state semifinal win
High School Basketball:
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Three-time defending high school state basketball champion Bishop Gorman didn’t surrender any points today in the first quarter against Northern Nevada’s Galena in the state semifinals, leading 19-0 after eight minutes and coasting ...
Members of the Palo Verde High basketball team celebrate beating Canyon Springs in the Division I state high school basketball semifinals at the Orleans Arena on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.
Palo Verde players never stopped believing, advance to state championship game
High School Basketball:
Thursday, February 26, 2015
The Palo Verde High basketball team’s summer practices usually included mention of the Panthers’ goal of winning a state championship in the upcoming season. While that goal seemed unrealistic ...
David Svendsen, 75, a Clark High School basketball coach, watches practice at the school Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. The defending state champs play Lowry High (Winnemucca) in the Division 1-A state semifinals at Silverado on Friday.
Clark coach proves age is just a number as he helps Chargers defend state title
High School Basketball:
Thursday, February 26, 2015
It takes a team of coaches to prepare to win a state championship, which for Clark includes the 75-year-old David Svendsen and his near five decades of experience. But don’t let his age fool you. Svendsen’s energy in unmatched, biking each afternoon more than 20 miles from his home in the Green Valley area to ...
Bishop Gorman player Stephen Zimmerman (33) makes a big dunk versus Palo Verde during the Sunset Regional championship high school basketball game on Friday, February, 20, 2015.
Gorman, Zimmerman playing for historic basketball state championship
High School Basketball: Gorman would become second large-school classification team to win four straight state titles
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
There’s only one thing left for Stephen Zimmerman to accomplish in his storied high school basketball career. ...
High School Basketball Picks: State Championship
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Las Vegas Sun's Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for the biggest high school basketball games in Las Vegas each week.
Palo Verde continues playoff run, will be surprise team at state tournament
high school basketball:
Monday, February 23, 2015
The Palo Verde High basketball team wasn’t ranked in the preseason top-10. Now, the Panthers are two games away from winning the state championship ...
Clark High basketball players, from left, Ty'Rek Wells, Colby Jackson, Carter Olsen.
Clark turns up defensive pressure, beats Desert Pines for Southern Region title
high school basketball:
Saturday, February 21, 2015
A loss might have saved the Clark High basketball team’s season. If the Chargers would not have lost to Faith Lutheran last month during league play, they might not have been able to fix some holes with their defense in time for the playoffs ...
Canyon Springs HS: Back: D'Angelo Brown, Jordan Davis, Kajuan Casey, Front: Maurice Hunter, Gregory Banks
Canyon Springs outlasts Valley for third straight Sunrise championship
high school basketball: Neither team scored in the first overtime; Canyon Springs' Davis finishes with 35 points
Friday, February 20, 2015
Players on the Canyon Springs High basketball team were chanting, “This our city, this our city” during a postgame celebration after a thrilling 65-63 triple overtime victory against Valley in ...
Centennial High basketball players, from left, Garett Scheer, Troy Brown and Darrian Traylor.
Palo Verde shocks Centennial in Sunset Regional semifinals
Grant Dressler, Taylor Miller guide Panthers to upset of Bulldogs
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Grant Dressler stuck to Troy Brown like superglue. Nothing could possibly detach the Palo Verde senior from the Centennial sophomore at the top of the key in the final seconds of the first Sunset Regional semifinal. ...
Canyon Springs HS: Back: D'Angelo Brown, Jordan Davis, Kajuan Casey, Front: Maurice Hunter, Gregory Banks
Canyon Springs upsets Las Vegas in Sunrise semifinals to give coach Freddie Banks win for Tark
High School Basketball:
Thursday, February 19, 2015
The Canyon Springs High team trailed by seven points less than 30 seconds into today’s Sunrise Regional semifinals against Las Vegas. Canyon Springs coach Freddie Banks quickly called ...
High School Basketball Picks: Regional Playoffs
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Las Vegas Sun's Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for the biggest high school basketball games in Las Vegas each week.
The CSN softball team players wait their turns to bat during practice at the Russell Road Sports Complex on Wednesday, February 4, 2015.
Play like a girl: A look at how women’s sports, athletes thrive in Las Vegas
Monday, February 16, 2015
Despite their many successes, women athletes aren’t celebrated as frequently or passionately as male players. However, female athletes in the valley are working hard, breaking records, wowing fans and winning games. Here, are a few of them ...
High School Basketball Picks: Week 5
Monday, February 9, 2015
Las Vegas Sun's Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for the biggest high school basketball games in Las Vegas each week.

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