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Realignment redo? NIAA hearing more comments after open meeting concerns
Mon, Dec 11, 2017 (2:08 p.m.)
The Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association’s realignment committee may not be done with its work, after all. The group last week met for more than five hours to ...
A look inside Eldorado High School during the 2014-15 school year.
Coach: Realignment system continues to fail Eldorado football
high school football:
Saturday, December 9, 2017
“There was a horrible mistake two years ago in designing leagues. We tried to tell people it was a problem, and it was a horrible problem. We, in all honesty, are a little stuck ...
Players of the Durango High basketball team, from left, Jovan Lubura, Nick Blake, Anthony Hunter, Vernell Watts and LeAndre McIntyre Jr., take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at the South Point on Nov. 14, 2017.
Sophomore Anthony Hunter takes reins for Durango basketball
Friday, December 8, 2017
A learning curve exists for even the most talented of freshmen, with coaches often trying to navigate it by not overloading their young stars with pressure. ...
Players of the Coronado High basketball team, from left, Tahj Comeaux, Sam Truman, Patrick Simms and Jaieem Comeaux, take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at the South Point on Nov. 14, 2017.
Coronado basketball out for third straight state tournament berth this season
Friday, December 8, 2017
The Coronado basketball team needs only three words to describe its long-term goal for the season — One more game. ...
Players of the Clark High basketball team, from left, Trey Woodbury, Jalen Hill, James Bridges, Ian Alexander, Antwon Jackson and Greg Foster, take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at the South Point on Nov. 14, 2017.
Top-ranked Clark High has unfinished business under returning coach
HS basketball:
Thursday, December 7, 2017
For Chad Beeten, it was a no-brainer to jump back into an old coaching job. ...
Members of the Eldorado High School football team, from left, Jaime Rangel, Uriel Garci-Fierro and Brian Soto pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
New leagues: A look at the realignment proposal for all Nevada prep sports
high school football:
Thursday, December 7, 2017
The realignment committee of the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association made the following recommendation today for the new 5A classification. It will be forwarded to the Board of Control for approval in January. For football only, the 12-team class will include ...
Players of the Faith Lutheran High basketball team, from left, Elijah Kothe, Jaylen Fox and Josh Hong, take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at the South Point on Nov. 14, 2017.
Faith Lutheran basketball could be the team to beat in the Northwest League
Thursday, December 7, 2017
The Faith Lutheran High basketball team won its first large-school classification playoff game last season. This year ...
Players of the Canyon Springs High basketball team, from left, De'Shawn Keperling and Kevin Legardy, take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at the South Point on Nov. 14, 2017.
Canyon Springs basketball off to 4-0 start
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
The Pioneers last winter cruised through the regular season to a 21-3 record, but their season came to a screeching halt when ...
Players of the Cheyenne High basketball team, from left, Damion Bonty, Keshawn Hall and Kavon Williams, take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at the South Point on Nov. 14, 2017.
Cheyenne basketball ready for another state championship run
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
The Desert Shields return seven players from last year’s squad that finished 19-7 ...
Justice Ethridge of Centennial High School is part of the Las Vegas Sun's Super Seven girls preseason all-city basketball team, Nov. 14, 2017.
Super Seven: Centennial's Ethridge becoming more than just an elite shooter
high school basketball: The UNLV recruit is one of three from Centennial on the Sun's annual preseason team
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Justice Ethridge made an NIAA championship game record six 3-pointers in last season's state championship game. She is one of three Centennial players who ...
Players of the Foothill High basketball team, from left, Jace Roquemore, Marvin Coleman and Michael Shaw, take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun’s Media Day at the South Point on Nov. 14, 2017.
Foothill basketball eager to make amends for last season's playoff exit
tipoff 2017-18:
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
The Falcons led Coronado by double digits at halftime of last season’s Sunrise Region championship game, but ...
Bishop Gorman wins the state championship in Reno on December 2, 2017.
Gorman's 9th straight football state championship a credit to its strong defense
high school football:
Saturday, December 2, 2017
It was that kind of a season for opponents trying to move the ball on the Gaels. First downs weren’t easy to come by. Same for points. Gorman continued its dominance this afternoon in the large-school state championship ...
Bishop Gorman wins the state championship in Reno on December 2, 2017.
Live Blog: Gorman blows out Reed for 9th straight state title
high school football:
Saturday, December 2, 2017
Dorian Thompson-Robinson rushed, passed and caught a touchdown today for the Bishop Gorman High football team in a 48-7 victory against Reed High at Mackay Stadium for the program’s ninth straight ...
In this Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, photo, New England Patriots defensive end Lawrence Guy displays cleats that honor victims of the Oct. 1 Las Vegas shooting, left, and families who have lost an infant, right, in the team's locker room in Foxborough, Mass. Guy will honor both causes on the field this weekend during the NFL's My Cause, My Cleats initiative.
Western grad Lawrence Guy of Patriots honors Vegas shooting victims, lost baby
Saturday, December 2, 2017
On Sunday, Guy will honor the 58 killed and more than 500 injured in the Vegas attack during the NFL's My Cause, My Cleats initiative. The Western High product is also wearing a cleat for Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep , an organization that helped him ...
Reed High School linebacker Jared Emerson looks up at the scoreboard after Bishop Gorman scored its 54th point in the first half during the 4A championship football game Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011 at Damonte Ranch High School in Reno. Gorman won their third consecutive title 72-28.
To avoid Gorman, Northern schools willing to step down and end true state playoffs
Friday, December 1, 2017
We learned at a young age the importance of beating a high school from Reno in the state tournament. If you played football, the goal was to win the zone championship game at the Silver Bowl, then to carry the flag for Southern Nevada when taking on a team from the north for a state title. Times have surely ...

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