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Carl Crayon of Eldorado High is the Wingstop Player of the Week. He's pictured with Steve Shibly, the general manager of Wingstop on Nellis Blvd. and Stewart Avenue.
Wingstop Player of the Week: Eldorado guard leading the way as team wins close games
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Carl Crayon is often one of the most undersized players on the basketball court. But Eldorado High’s 5 foot 9, 160 pound senior is enjoying a breakout season, leading ...
Silverado basketball forfeits game after players leave bench
high school football:
Monday, January 25, 2016
The Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association today determined the Silverado High basketball team must forfeit its Friday win ...
Bishop Gorman's Chuck O'Bannon Jr., (5) elevates for a shot versus the Findlay Prep defense during basketball at the South Point Casino on Saturday, January 23, 2016.
Gorman finally wins close game thanks to O’Bannon, key reserves
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Bishop Gorman High’s Grant Rice did a little more than coach the Gaels basketball team this week. He was also its master motivator. His team has struggled in close games this season, losing five by a combined 12 points entering ...
Destiny Gonzalez, a senior forward on the Western High girls basketball team, is the Wingstop Player of the Week.
Wingstop Player of the Week: Western’s Gonzalez eyes leading her team to state
Friday, January 22, 2016
Two season ago, the Western High girls basketball team was three points away from qualifying for the Division I-A state tournament in Reno ...
A capacity crowd fills Cox Pavilion to watch Findlay Prep take on Bishop Gorman Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012 at Cox Pavilion. Findlay won the game 73-61.
If you plan to attend one high school basketball game, make it this one
Bishop Gorman, Findlay Prep renew rivalry Saturday at South Point Arena
Thursday, January 21, 2016
The drama is unmatched for a high school sporting event. The annual Findlay Prep-Bishop Gorman basketball game has delivered on the hype in recent seasons:
High School Basketball Picks: Week 5
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Attendance in local high school basketball gyms figures to spike this week. ...
Zach Collins, Bishop Gorman, for Las Vegas Sun's Super Seven, Nov, 12. 2015.
Gorman’s Collins selected for McDonald’s All-American game
High School Basketball:
Sunday, January 17, 2016
Last season, Zach Collins wasn’t a starter. This season, the Bishop Gorman High center is a McDonald’s All-American ...
Hot shooting Silverado cruises past Shadow Ridge
Friday, January 15, 2016
Friday night at Silverado High School, Skyhawks guard Tyric Johnson nearly beat Shadow Ridge all by himself. Through three quarters, the senior had 25 points ...
Green Valley High's Xavier Jarvis is the Wingstop Player of the Week.
Wingstop Player of the Week: Green Valley’s Jarvis leading area in scoring
High School Basketball:
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Green Valley High was considered a middle-of-pack basketball team entering the season. Xavier Jarvis, the Gators’ senior guard, was also a relative unknown ...
High School Basketball Picks: Week 4
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
The schedule makes this week’s high school basketball action look like high school football. ...
Rancho senior Maureen Macato is the Sun's Wingstop Player of the Week.
Rancho girls hoops senior is Wingstop Player of the Week
Saturday, January 9, 2016
Many high school players are fortunate enough to play under the tutelage of the same coach for all four years of their career. Few get the opportunity to do it for six seasons, as Rancho senior Maureen Macato has. Ashley Vossen …
Ron Chan, a senior on the Desert Oasis High basketball team, is congratulated by teammates after scoring four points in a game against Bonanza on January 7, 2016.
This Desert Oasis basketball player gives us a reason to cheer
Saturday, January 9, 2016
Ron Chan is easily spotted walking the hallways at Desert Oasis High School. Just look for the kid wearing a Kobe Bryant jersey ...
High School Basketball Picks: Week 3
Monday, January 4, 2016
The real games start now. ...
Coronado players celebrate another game win over Bishop Manogue during the 2015 NIAA Division 1 Nevada State High School Girls Volleyball Championship on Saturday, November 14, 2015.
The Sun’s first high school sports awards show set for May
The Las Vegas Sun Standout Awards will be a black-tie, formal gala modeled on ESPN’s ESPY Awards
Monday, January 4, 2016
It's time to give Southern Nevada's high school teams and athletes the celebration they deserve. And so we proudly introduce the Las Vegas Sun Standout Awards ...
Faith Lutheran players get excited on the bench as the win is near over Truckee during the 2015 NIAA Division 1A Nevada State High School Girls Volleyball Championship on Saturday, November 14, 2015.
Greenspun Cup ranks schools on academic and athletic performance of every sport
Monday, January 4, 2016
The inaugural Greenspun Cup competition is modeled on the Capital One Cup in college athletics and ranks Southern Nevada high schools based on academic and athletic performance of every sport.

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