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Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz (86) reacts to a play, during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl 52 football game against the New England Patriots, Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, in Minneapolis.

Football camp at Faith Lutheran to feature NFL players
Fri, Mar 22, 2019 (1:57 p.m.)
The camp instructors are clients of local agent Steve Caric, including ...
Bishop Gorman's Chance Michels (25) drives through Clark defenders during the Class 4A state high school basketball championship at the Orleans Arena Friday, March 1, 2019. Clark players from left: Joel Burney (3), Jalen Hill (21) and Carlos Allen (4).
Gorman's unsung hero does the little things in 8th straight championship win
high school basketball:
Friday, March 1, 2019
Chance Michels lay near the Bishop Gorman High basket in pain and holding his forehead after taking an elbow to the face with less than two minutes to play in Friday night's ...
Centennial Bulldogs girls basketball players celebrate after defeating Bishop Gorman High School for their fifth consecutive title during the Class 4A high school basketball championship at the Orleans Arena Friday, March 1, 2019.
Best ever? Centennial girls win another championship, add to legacy
high school basketball:
Friday, March 1, 2019
This could be the best girls high school basketball team in Nevada history. Centennial put the finishing touches tonight on another dominating season by downing Bishop Gorman in the state championship game at the Orleans Arena ...
Gorman's Mwani Wilkinson (23) dunks the ball during a game against Clark at Bishop Gorman high school, Monday, Jan. 14, 2019.
'It's a one-game season': Gorman-Clark for state is matchup we've been waiting for
high school basketball:
Thursday, February 28, 2019
The Bishop Gorman and Clark high basketball teams seemed destined to play each other for the state championship since the beginning of the season. The state semifinals on Thursday was another ...
Players of the Clark High basketball team, top row, Joel Burney, Frankie Collins and Antwon Jackson. Front row Jalen Hill and Ian Alexander, during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort and Casino on Oct. 30, 2018.
Clark has 18 hours between state tournament games, yet Chargers thriving 'one game at a time'
high school basketball:
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Winning the state high school basketball tournament this week will take more than having a talented roster and getting a few breaks. The last team standing on Friday at the Orleans Arena will also ...
High School Basketball Picks: State Tournament
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
The brackets are filled and the trophies are ready to be awarded. ...
Isaiah Cottrell of Bishop Gorman High School takes a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort and Casino on Oct. 30, 2018.
Block party: Gorman's Cottrell leads defensive effort in regional championship victory
high school basketball: The Gaels are playing for an eighth straight title next week. Clark surely will be standing in the way
Saturday, February 23, 2019
Bishop Gorman High’s Isaiah Cottrell patiently waited for the Clark guard to dribble the ball into the lane, seemingly enticing him to attempt a layup in Saturday night’s ...
Players of the Desert Pines High basketball team, from left, AJ Pullins, Milos Uzan, Deshawn Wiley and Cimarron Conriguez take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort and Casino on Oct. 30, 2018.
Young, hungry Desert Pines looks dangerous after winning Mountain Region title
Saturday, February 23, 2019
The hotshot team full of young stars is supposed to submit to a relentless attack from a determined foe with a roster full of battle-tested veterans if sports tropes are to be believed. Desert Pines’ basketball team doesn’t buy ...
Players of the Desert Pines High basketball team, from left, AJ Pullins, Milos Uzan, Deshawn Wiley and Cimarron Conriguez take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort and Casino on Oct. 30, 2018.
Desert Pines breaks out to clinch state tournament, regional title berths
Arbor View awaits Desert Pines in Thursday’s Mountain Region championship game
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Centennial deflected an in-bounds pass towards a couple of its own defenders for what looked like a certain second-quarter turnover until Desert Pines’ Darnell Washington somehow got his hands on the ball. Washington batted it towards teammate Milos Uzan waiting in the corner behind the 3-point line. ...
Players of the Clark High basketball team, top row, Joel Burney, Frankie Collins and Antwon Jackson. Front row Jalen Hill and Ian Alexander, during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort and Casino on Oct. 30, 2018.
Clark basketball confident it can 'get this done' in quest for state title
Chargers down Foothill for spot in regional finals behind contributions from unlikely sources
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
For as good as the trio has been in helping the Chargers to a 23-4 record and retaining their spot among the city’s elite programs, taking the next step by ...
High School Basketball Picks: Regional Playoffs
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Las Vegas Sun is jumping back into its high school basketball picks competition right as the action heats up. ...
Canyon Springs High football coach Hunkie Cooper motivates his players during a run at the beginning of practice, June 25, 2012.
Hunkie Cooper never sought spot in sports hall, only wanted to make Las Vegas better place
ray brewer:
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Hunkie Cooper started coaching Las Vegas-area kids after retiring in 2005, eventually becoming the head coach at Canyon Springs in 2009 and turning them into a perennial winner. He doesn’t know how many games he has won or lost and he doesn’t care ...
Desert Pines' Jamel Brown evades Arbor View's Josh Perez during a game at Arbor View Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.
'We don't quit on our kids': Desert Pines' Jamel Brown turns second chance into football scholarship
ray brewer:
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Jamel Brown could have easily quit in his pursuit of a college football scholarship. Yet, he stayed the course, even with the setbacks. Being suspended from the Desert Pines High team for most of 2017, opening his ...
Noah Taitz of Bisop Gorman High School takes a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort and Casino on Oct. 30, 2018.
Noah Taitz breaks slump at right time, leads Gorman to win against Findlay Prep
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Noah Taitz is the best shooter on the Bishop Gorman High basketball team. Arguably, he's the best in Nevada. But Taitz on Saturday ...
High School Basketball Picks: Week 4
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
It’s Big City Showdown week. ...

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