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High School Football Picks: Week 14
Mon, Nov 20, 2017 (1:48 p.m.)
One state champion will be crowned. Another will be well on its way. ...
Desert Pines' Lorenzo Sheldon Brown (53) leads his teammates in a celebration cheer after defeating Spring Creek during their 3A state high school football semifinals game.
Desert Pines advances to state title game with win against Spring Creek
Saturday, November 18, 2017
The Desert Pines football team lost 30 seniors, including eight that went to Division I football programs, from last year’s state championship team. A year later, with a roster made up of mostly juniors and sophomores, the Jaguars are right back in the state title game following a 50-28 win over Spring Creek on Saturday.
Liberty's Kishon Pitts (25) still plays despite his father being killed recently, they battling Green Valley during their Sunrise Regional Championship game on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017.
Liberty player who lost father in shooting scores clinching TD in regional championship
Saturday, November 18, 2017
As Liberty High running back Kishon Pitts tumbled into the endzone to score a game-icing touchdown to give the Patriots ...
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.
Gorman wins 9th straight Sunset title, will face Liberty in state semifinals
Friday, November 17, 2017
But the Gaels quickly became comfortable defending Arbor View’s misdirection running game, holding the Aggies scoreless ...
Liberty players celebrate their win over Green Valley with a haka dance following their Sunrise Regional Championship game, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017.
Gorman, Liberty win region titles, will face off again in state semifinals
Friday, November 17, 2017
The high school state football semifinals will feature the matchup many expected: Liberty against ...
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.
Running back standout, Mojave ready for state semifinals
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Thursday, November 16, 2017
The breakout year, for Walker and entire Mojave football team, has been a surprise to just about everyone, except ...
Eric Brown, of the Green Valley HS football team, poses for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
Green Valley's Brown first local in UNLV football's 2018 class
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Green Valley High offensive lineman Eric Brown announced his committed today on Twitter, posting ...
High School Football Picks: Week 13
Monday, November 13, 2017
Every high school football team aims to be playing until after Thanksgiving. ...
Legacy QB Roberto Valenzuela (5) is sacked by Arbor View's Tai Tuinei (54) versus Legacy during their high school football playoff game on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2017.
Arbor View slows down Legacy attack to march into regional championship
Frustration boils for Longhorns after Aggies impose their will
Friday, November 10, 2017
Arbor View fought fire with ice on Thursday night to advance to the Sunrise regional championship game for the fifth straight year. ...
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.
Liberty answers Foothill challenge to advance to Sunrise finals
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Crishaun Lappin was Liberty High football team’s best defensive player tonight in a 30-10 victory against visiting Foothill in the Sunrise Regional semifinals. The UNR commit ...
Members of the Green Valley High School football team, from left, Chas Kopp, Braxton Harms, Eric Brown, Christian Mayberry, and AJ Barilla pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.
Green Valley's defense dominates in win over Canyon Springs
Thursday, November 9, 2017
The Green Valley football team cruised to a 9-1 record, and made it to the Southeast League semifinal game on the back of its high octane offense. But Thursday night, the Gators offense that averaged 35.5 points per game was stymied, and the defense came to the rescue...
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 in state tournament for first time in school history after win over Virgin Valley
Thursday, November 9, 2017
The 80-mile drive down Interstate 15 between Mesquite and Las Vegas can be a long, boring trip but Thursday night the Mojave football team enjoyed every second of it. The bus ride through the desert was an hour-long party for the Rattlers, who were returning home after a 46-20 win over Virgin Valley to clinch a spot in the state tournament for the first time in school history...
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.
Desert Pines returns to state semifinals by beating Sunrise Mountain
Thursday, November 9, 2017
A rematch of last year’s class 3A state championship is locked up for 1 p.m. next Saturday. ...
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.
Bishop Gorman gets contributions from many in semifinal win
Thursday, November 9, 2017
The Bishop Gorman High football team entered tonight’s Sunset Regional semifinals riding a streak of seven consecutive games with a shutout ...
Arbor View fans cheer another score over Legacy during their high school football playoff game on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2017.
High school football roundup: 6 teams remain in playoffs
Thursday, November 9, 2017
The eight high school football playoff games last week in Southern Nevada’s large-school classification were blowouts. One game was decided by 28 points; the other seven by the mercy rule of a running clock. That won’t be the case ...

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