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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.

Video preview: Desert Pines basketball ready for challenge of new class
Thu, Dec 6, 2018 (10:22 a.m.)
The Desert Pines basketball team has a new challenge this season. It’s a challenge coach ...
The Las Vegas Sun's Super Seven high school girls basketball team, from left, are Eboni Walker, Daejah Phillips, Melanie Isbell, Taylor Bigby, Jade Thomas, Desi-Rae Young and Georgia Ohiaeri. They are shown at the Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort, Oct. 30, 2018.
Super Seven: For Centennial standout Isbell, it's 'heart over height'
high school basketball:
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Melanie Isbell is frequently the smallest player on the court. The Centennial High senior is also frequently the best player on the court. Yes, the point guard is undersized at 5-foot-4, and with that comes ...
Players of the Coronado High basketball team, from left, Max Howard, Felix Reeves, Jaden Hardy, Tyrelle Hunt and Richard Isaacs take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort and Casino on Oct. 30, 2018.
Video preview: Coronado basketball has star player, other pieces for winning season
high school basketball:
Monday, December 3, 2018
A nationally televised game last week gave a glimpse of how strong the Coronado High basketball team ...
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.
Video preview: Clark basketball eyes state championship, has players to compete
Monday, December 3, 2018
The Clark High basketball team will again be a contender for the state championship. The Chargers are led by ...
Bishop Gorman players celebrate after their 69-26 win over Bishop Manogue of Reno in the high school football state championship at Sam Boyd Stadium Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018.
That championship feeling, again: Gorman football's 10-peat 'unbelievable'
Cianelli rushes for 6 TDs, Gorman beats Manogue 69-26 for 10th straight title
Saturday, December 1, 2018
The program’s goal was simple, but not always previously obtainable: Take the roster of talented of players and mold them into champions ...
Bishop Gorman running back Amod Cianelli (23) makes a touchdown run on Bishop Gorman's first possession during the high school football state championship game against Bishop Manogue of Reno at Sam Boyd Stadium Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018.
Decade of dominance: Cianelli rushes for 6 TDs, Gorman beats Manogue 69-26 for 10th straight title
high school football:
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Amod Cianelli has five touchdowns and more than 200 rushing yards through three quarters of the state championship game to ...
Players of the Cheyenne High basketball team, from left, Damion Bonty, JD McCormick and Glenn Taylor Jr. take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort and Casino on Oct. 30, 2018.
Video preview: Cheyenne basketball has new goal in the class 4A
high school basketball:
Friday, November 30, 2018
The Cheyenne High basketball team has been defeated in each of the past two 3A state championship games ...
Players of the Foothill High basketball team, from left, Caleb Stearmen, Collin Russell, Dylan Hushaw and Jace Roquemore, take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort and Casino on Oct. 30, 2018.
Video preview: Foothill basketball out to defend Southeast title
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
The Foothill High basketball team will have a slightly different look this season ...
The Las Vegas Sun's Super Seven High School Boys Basketball team, from left, Jalen Hill, Antwon Jackson, Noah Taitz, Jaden Hardy, Jace Roquemore, Isaiah Cottrell and Julian Strawther is shown at the Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort, Oct. 30, 2018.
Super Seven: Clark’s Antwon Jackson becomes more than a big man
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Opponents tend to make assumptions about Antwon Jackson, the 6-foot-7 post player from Clark High. Those assumptions get them into trouble. It’s always been that way to an extent, but Jackson has amplified his abilities to create matchup problems going into ...
Players of the Arbor View High basketball team, from left, Tyre Williams, Donavan Yap and Favour Chukwukelu take a portrait during the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort and Casino on Oct. 30, 2018.
Video preview: Arbor View basketball back in hunt for Northwest League supremacy
prep sports:
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
The Arbor View High basketball team is expected to be a contender in the Northwest League ...
High School Basketball Picks: Week 1
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
High school basketball is under way all across the Las Vegas valley. ...
Bishop Gorman celebrates their victory over Liberty in their state semi-final game, Sat. Nov. 24, 2018. Gorman defeated Liberty 42-28.
Gorman championship formula: Two TDs in one minute to beat Liberty
high school football:
Saturday, November 24, 2018
Gorman was able to pull away thanks to two long touchdowns within a minute of each other midway through the second quarter ...
Liberty High's Jared Tufele (27) performs a haka dance with his teammates before their home game against IMG Academy, Friday, Sept. 7, 2018.
Prep football season produced compelling stories in Las Vegas. Here are a few
high school football:
Friday, November 23, 2018
Our photographers were along for the ride this season to document some of the moments that make Friday nights so meaningful. Forget the wins and losses; it’s all about playing in front of family and friends.
Bishop Gorman basketball players, from left, Zaon Collins, Chance Michels, Isaiah Cottrell, Will McClendon and Noah Taitz are shown at the Las Vegas Sun's Media Day at Red Rock Resort, Oct. 30, 2018.
Preseason top 10: Gorman No. 1; Clark and Coronado not far behind
high school basketball: High-end talent spread across loaded high school basketball field
Thursday, November 22, 2018
A new season begins next week, and the Las Vegas area is loaded with teams led by players considered among the best in the nation. Take Coronado High, for instance. The Cougars are led by Jaden Hardy, who is ...
High School Football Picks: Week 15
Monday, November 19, 2018
Liberty gets a shot at nine-time defending state champion Bishop Gorman for the fifth straight year on Saturday in a state semifinal. ...

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