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No invitation needed: Training group hosting 2-day football combine
high school football:
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Under-the-radar players, or those who might be undersized, often are excluded at national camps hosted by recruiting services such as Rivals and Scout. ...
George Baker is the new Valley High football coach. Baker, as shown in this 2009 file photo, was formerly the coach at Centennial.
New Valley High coach sends note to players as part of introduction process
High School Football: Former Centennial coach George Baker will work on building program's numbers, then winning games
Saturday, March 7, 2015
New Valley High football coach George Baker’s first task was writing a hand-written letter to returning players that stressed how important they were to the program. Baker’s goal is to ...
Coronado High graduate Tysson Poots, center, signs a contract with the Las Vegas Outlaws of the Arena Football Leagues. Bob Hewko, one of the Outlaws' owners, is left. Team official Sean Coen is pictured at right.
Coronado High product Poots will be face of new Las Vegas arena football team
Sports:
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
He left the best team in the Arena Football League for the opportunity to return to his hometown and play for a first-year franchise. Tysson Poots, a Coronado High graduate, will be one of the faces of the Las Vegas Outlaws ...
Clark High School point guard Colby Jackson, second left, gets emotional after defeating Desert Pines in the Division I-A Nevada high school basketball state championship game at the Orleans Arena on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015.
Clark basketball gets revenge against Desert Pines, wins second straight state title
high school basketball:
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Colby Jackson and Carter Olsen were determined not to have a repeat performance. When the Clark High basketball team’s 12-point lead against Desert Pines to open the fourth quarter today in the Division I-A state championship game was trimmed to six ...
Bishop Gorman High linemen Julio Garcia II and Jaron Caldwell take a photo in UNLV jerseys during an unofficial visit to campus Feb. 28, 2015. Both 2016 prospects committed.
UNLV football lands commitments from Gorman linemen prospects
recruiting: New Rebels coach Sanchez offering scholarships to Southern Nevada's top high school players
Saturday, February 28, 2015
When Bishop Gorman High’s Julio Garcia II picked up his first football scholarship offer last week, the 6-foot-3, 300-pound offensive lineman felt like committing on the spot ...
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
Friday, February 27, 2015
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 ...

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