Las Vegas Sun

May 4, 2015

Currently: 75° — Complete forecast | Log in | Create an account

High School Football

High School Football:

Why new Valley High coach kicks off tenure with heartfelt note to players

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 ...

UNLV football lands commitments from Gorman linemen prospects

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 ...

Gorman’s 2015 schedule includes games against Utah, Arizona state champions

How one email led to local quarterback finding college home at Navy

High school football coaching turnover is troublesome

Hunkie Cooper moves on to SDSU, but heart remains at Canyon Springs

Kenny Sanchez replacing brother as Bishop Gorman head football coach

Lieutenant governor: Don’t ban Gaels — beat them

Centennial High's Greg Rogers, right, competes against Nicholas Smith of Agassi Prep during a one-on-one drill Sunday, April 12, 2015, at the 13th annual Phase 1 Sports Football Combine and Skills Camp at Faith Lutheran High School.

Steve Marcus / Las Vegas Sun

Centennial High's Greg Rogers, right, competes against Nicholas Smith of Agassi Prep during a one-on-one drill Sunday, April 12, 2015, at the 13th annual Phase 1 Sports Football Combine and Skills Camp at Faith Lutheran High School.

Introducing Greg Rogers, the area’s next great college football recruit

In more than two decades of coaching high school football, Centennial’s Leon Evans hasn’t seen anything like this when dealing with college recruiters. Greg Rogers, his sophomore defensive tackle, is attracting interest from some of college football’s heavyweights ...

Slideshows

Centennial High's Greg Rogers, right, competes against Nicholas Smith of Agassi Prep during a one-on-one drill Sunday, April 12, 2015, at the 13th annual Phase 1 Sports Football Combine and Skills Camp at Faith Lutheran High School.

Introducing Greg Rogers, the area’s next great college football recruit

In more than two decades of coaching high school football, Centennial’s Leon Evans hasn’t seen anything like this when dealing with college recruiters. Greg Rogers, his sophomore defensive tackle, is attracting interest from some of college football’s heavyweights ...

George Baker is the new Valley High football coach. Baker, as shown in this 2009 file photo, was formerly the coach at Centennial.

High School Football:

Why new Valley High coach kicks off tenure with heartfelt note to players

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 ...

Palo Verde High football coach Darwin Rost with running back Tyrone Blake and quarterback Sean Mears (right) during the 2009 season.

high school football:

Veteran football coach Rost steps down after 19 seasons at Palo Verde

Palo Verde High football coach Darwin Rost stepped down Thursday as one of Southern Nevada’s most celebrated coaches, winning 154 games, one state championship, one state ...

Coronado coach Brad Talich and defensive end Othman Mechkor embrace as time expires in their 24-20 win over Basic Friday, Nov. 2, 2012.

Ray Brewer:

High school football coaching turnover is troublesome

Local high school football programs will have a different look next fall. In the two months since the 2014 season ended, 10 of Southern Nevada’s 36 programs have lost head coaches ...