Las Vegas Sun : High School Sports Las Vegas Sun en-us High school football’s weekly TV game will start an hour earlier Thursday Night Lights moved the start time to 7 p.m. ... Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:36:00 +1700 UNR’s Polian considers Las Vegas prime area for recruiting Within days of becoming the UNR football coach three years ago, Brian Polian was in Las Vegas recruiting players and promoting the Wolf Pack brand. He envisioned UNR ... Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:00:00 +1700 The Sun’s high school football media day expands to South Point, includes more than 30 schools The Las Vegas Sun hosted its annual high school football media day Wednesday at the South Point, bringing players and coaches from more than 30 local high schools for ... Thu, 23 Jul 2015 02:00:00 +1700 Long removed from heyday with pro events, Las Vegas still loves tennis Recreationally, participation numbers have steadily increased. Membership in USTA-Nevada has grown by 30 percent over the past five years, said Ryan Wolfington, the group’s executive director. There are about 25,000 players in Southern Nevada, 4,300 of whom are registered with the association. About 7,000 play in association leagues. Officials rave about more than the participation numbers. In 12 years, the area went from having two nationally ranked juniors to 100. That’s due largely to the emergence of the Andre Agassi Boys and Girls Club and the Marty Hennessy Junior Tennis Foundation ... Sun, 19 Jul 2015 02:00:00 +1700 Teens’ science project with cooler artificial turf takes them to D.C. What started as a project for their school science fair won 14-year-old soccer players Tony Olivas and Milosz Fernandez-Kepka a $4,000 prize and an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington, D.C. What did they do? Find ... Sun, 19 Jul 2015 02:00:00 +1700