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Bishop Gorman players celebrate their win over Findlay Prep during basketball at the South Point Casino on Saturday, January 23, 2016.

Big City Showdown basketball event at South Point not only about Gorman, Findlay Prep
Thu, Jan 19, 2017 (2 a.m.)
The Gaels and Pilots will tip at 6 p.m. after four games which are each also expected to be competitive, starting with a girls tilt at 11:30 a.m. between ...
Centennial High girls basketball team
Centennial girls knock off No. 2-ranked team in country
Monday, January 16, 2017
The Centennial High girls basketball team earned its biggest win of the season and staked its claim as one of the best teams in the nation ...
Liberty Patriots punter Damahny Whittle (18) evades Coronado offensive tackle Drew Harris (62) while carrying the ball on a fake-punt attempt that yielded a first down during a game at Liberty High School on Friday, Sept. 13, 2014.
Liberty's Damahny Whittle commits to Northern Arizona
Monday, January 16, 2017
Liberty High defender Damahny Whittle has verbally committed to play college football at Northern Arizona University ...
High School Basketball Picks: Week 4
Monday, January 16, 2017
The high school basketball schedule is back-loaded this week, with no games taking place until Friday and the biggest ones not scheduled until Saturday at South Point as part of the Big City Showdown. ...
Members of the Arbor View High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day July 20, 2016 at the South Point. They include, from left, Greg Rogers, Mike Sims, Ryan Hurley, Andrew Wagner, and Hayden Bollinger.
Arbor View quarterback, Bishop Gorman player make verbal commitments
Sunday, January 15, 2017
Two local high school football players made verbal commitments today. Arbor View quarterback Hayden Bollinger verbally committed to Colorado Mesa University, and Bishop Gorman’s Austin Arnold verbally committed to UNR ...
Centennial High School's Savon Scarver is part of the Las Vegas Sun's preseason all-city high school football team for the 2016 season.
Another Centennial football player picks Utah State
Sunday, January 15, 2017
Centennial’s Savon Scarver, considered one of the fastest high school football players in the Las Vegas area, verbally committed to ...
Faith Lutheran basketball coach Bret Walter talks to his players before the start of their game against Pahrump on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014.
Faith Lutheran coach keeps winning games, thriving in school community
Saturday, January 14, 2017
Faith Lutheran was the first to offer Bret Walter a job, as a teacher and basketball coach. Suddenly, there’s this 23-year-old kid fresh out of college manning a basketball program for a school of less than 100 students. Forget about winning games ...
Southeast Career Tech girls basketball player Taylor Muwwakkil is the Wingstop Player of the Week.
Wingstop Player of the Week: Southeast Career Tech guard outscored opponent by herself
Friday, January 13, 2017
The last time the Southeast Career Tech girls basketball team made a playoff appearance, sophomore guard Taylor Muwwakkil was in the first grade ...
Desert Pines' defensive back, Tony Wallace (3), and Spring Creek receiver Dakota Larson (4), battle for positioning during the 3A high school football championship game, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016 in Las Vegas, NV.
Oregon, USC fighting over this recruit — and he didn't play 2 seasons
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Tony Wallace didn’t play high school football as sophomore or junior. That’s what happens when your grade point average dips below the 2.0 threshold to be eligible. So, when he started gaining ...
Coronado High School Boys Basketball, from left, Kennedy Koehler, Bryce Savoy and Trey Hurlburt participate in the Las Vegas Sun Media day at The South Point, Wed Nov. 16, 2016.
Coronado overwhelms Foothill, continues league dominance
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
After surviving one of the toughest early-season schedules in the state, the Coronado High basketball team emerged battle tested and better prepared than ever before for league play ...
High School Basketball Picks: Week 3
Monday, January 9, 2017
Midterms have cut into the high school basketball schedule this week, but there are more than enough games to pick. ...
Reno high school football coach target of bullying lawsuit
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Three former Nevada high school football players have filed a federal lawsuit that says they had to leave the team after they challenged bullying from their coach ...
Rancho High School's Justin Holiday is prep basketball's Wingstop Player of the Week.
Wingstop Player of the Week: Rancho's Holiday making up for lost time
Saturday, January 7, 2017
Rancho High senior guard Justin Holiday scored 32 points this week against Valley. In a tournament last week, he scored 28 points in one game and 30 in another. That, he says, isn’t ...
Bishop Gorman's Chuck O'Bannon Jr. reacts after hitting a game-clinching 3-pointer for the Gaels in a 70-63 victory against host Clark on Jan. 3, 2017.
Still the team to beat: Gorman basketball wins showdown with Clark
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Five-time defending large-school state champion Bishop Gorman reminded the rest of Nevada they are still the team to beat tonight, knocking off the ...
High School Basketball Picks: Week 2
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Holiday tournaments are over; league play is back. ...

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