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Basic and Canyon Springs players and coaches come to blows and police respond with pepper spray after the game, Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.

Let's judge Basic, Canyon Springs by how they respond — not by brawl
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Wed, Sep 20, 2017 (2 a.m.)
The best way to make amends is simple: Don’t let it happen again. Be disciplined. That’s not an invitation to stop playing hard or being aggressive. It’s a plea to continuing representing your school with the same passion, and realizing that the outcome of one game ...
Basic and Canyon Springs players and coaches come to blows and police respond with pepper spray after the game, Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.
Basic, Canyon Springs penalized one game for brawl
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The Basic and Canyon Springs high school football teams won’t be permitted to participate in their Saturday contest as a penalty ...
Basic and Canyon Springs players and coaches come to blows and police respond with pepper spray after the game, Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.
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Members of the Liberty High School football team, from left, Crishaun Lappin, Allan Mwata, Octavian Bell and Kenyon Oblad pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
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Members of the Bishop Gorman High School football team, from left, Brevin Jordan, Derek Ng, Dorian Thompson-Robinson and Palaie Gaoteote pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
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Saturday, September 16, 2017
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Members of the Desert Pines High School football team, from left, Kaleb Ramsey, Jaden Mitchell, Lorenzo Brown, Deaundre Newsome and Ant Allen pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
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Friday, September 15, 2017
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Members of the Arbor View High School football team, from left, Elijah Wade, Deago Stubbs, Jaquari Hannie, Greg Welchman and Isaiah Herron pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
Arbor View takes Faith Lutheran's best punch, hangs on for win
Friday, September 15, 2017
The initial two weeks of the season have followed a similar script for the Arbor View High football team: Get out to a big lead, put in the second- and third-string players, and cruise to a running-clock win ...
Members of the Del Sol High School football team, from left, Victor Cota, Barry Williams and Jason Hoyer pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
Del Sol uses passing attack to glide into win column
Friday, September 15, 2017
Del Sol got its first win of the season Friday night on the shoulders of its dynamic receiving duo ...
Basic and Canyon Springs players and coaches come to blows on the field as police move in with pepper spray following their game on Friday, September 15, 2017.
Canyon Springs-Basic ends in massive brawl, cloud of pepper spray
Friday, September 15, 2017
The scene at Basic High School was ugly, as the game ended with a massive brawl at midfield involving players and coaches engulfed in a cloud of yellow pepper spray from Clark County School District Police ...
Members of the Virgin Valley High School football team, from left, Cresent Crandall, Jayden Perkins, Cade Anderson and Timmy Moeai pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
Sense of urgency drives Virgin Valley to lopsided win over Western
Friday, September 15, 2017
After two straight losses by a combined 49 points, the Virgin Valley Bulldogs were looking to right the ship with an emphatic win ...
Members of the Cimarron-Memorial High School football team, from left, Isiah Rivera, George Tribble Jr. and Marcus Phillips Jr. pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
Cimarron remains undefeated with victory at Centennial
Friday, September 15, 2017
Down three points, and facing a 4th and 2 from the 7-yard line, Cimarron-Memorial quarterback George Tribble faked a handoff and rolled out of the pocket ...
Members of the Mojave High School football team, from left, Tawee Walker, Dylan Mleynek and Xavier Delong pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
Mojave deals Moapa Valley first defeat, 38-20
Friday, September 15, 2017
Mojave used a simple offensive game plan and timely defensive plays to topple Moapa Valley, 38-20. Junior running back Tawee Walker powered the Rattlers to the upset victory, as he ran for more than 200 yards and scored a pair of touchdowns ...
Members of the Pahrump Valley High School football team, from left, Dylan Coffman, Justin Soliwoda and Cory Bergan pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
Pahrump beats Boulder City for first win
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Members of the Coronado High School football team, from left, Zac Holbert, William Froman, Carlos Gomez and Gavin Wale pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
Coronado notches first win, 20-6 over Durango
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