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Bishop Gorman's Dorian Thompson-Robinson (14) works hard to secure a long pass for a quick score over Cocoa but can't find the handle during their game on Friday, Sept. 2, 2016.

Dorian Thompson-Robinson of Gorman picks UCLA football over Michigan
Sun, Apr 23, 2017 (7:01 p.m.)
The 6-foot-2, 200-pound Thompson-Robinson is a four-star recruit and the nation’s second-ranked dual-threat quarterback by for the class of 2018 ...
Liberty's Allan Mwata (22) cuts back on Basic defenders after an interception during the Sunrise regional high school football championship game on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016.
BYU football gains commitment from Liberty defensive back
Saturday, April 22, 2017
It’s not the first time BYU has secured a committed from a Liberty defender. Time will tell if ...
St. Thomas Aquinas QB Jake Allen (14) has the ball deflected by Bishop Gorman's Adam Plant Jr., (8) halting a critical drive during their game to help in controlling a possible three-time national championship on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016.
Arizona football grabs another Las Vegas recruit in Gorman DE
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
The 6-foot-5, 240-pound Plant registered 25 tackles and 1.5 sacks in 2016 to help Gorman win a third straight national championship ...
Bishop Gorman's Brevin Jordan (9) pumps up the crowd versus St. Thomas Aquinas during their game to help in controlling a possible three-time national championship on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016.
Could Bishop Gorman's Brevin Jordan become Miami's next great tight end?
2018 prospect, a four-star recruit, commits to Miami over Michigan
Sunday, April 16, 2017
When Jordan was offered a scholarship last year by Miami, the 6-foot-2, 200-pound 2018 prospect was quickly flooded with information on the school’s history of producing elite tight ends ...
Bishop Gorman head coach Kenny Sanchez continues to argue a call as overtime begins with St. Thomas Aquinas during their game to help in controlling a possible three-time national championship on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016.
Gorman coach Sanchez suspended in wake of domestic battery allegation
Friday, April 7, 2017
"We wanted to let you know that we take any allegations involving our faculty and staff very seriously,” Gorman President John Kilduff wrote to parents and ...
Gonzaga's Dan Dickau, left, and Alex Hernandez celebrate after their 96-90 victory over top-seeded Pepperdine in the West Coast Conference title game Monday night, March 4, 2002, in San Diego. Hernandez is a Valley High grad.
Although no longer with Gonzaga basketball, Valley High grad still feels part of program
high school basketball:
Saturday, April 1, 2017
Alex Hernandez spent many long days in the gym working to get the Gonzaga basketball team to this moment. First, as a player and then during a near decade-long career working ...
Gonzaga forward Zach Collins defends Loyola Marymount forward Shamar Johnson in Spokane, Wash., Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017.
Gonzaga's run to Final Four fueled by two with Las Vegas ties
Thursday, March 30, 2017
The Gonzaga basketball team’s run to its first Final Four has been special for the program’s loyal fans in Spokane, Wash. The same is true for a few invested supporters in Las Vegas ...
Fresno State QB Chason Virgil (5) is ls sacked by UNLV's  Mike Hughes Jr. (99) at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016.
Once high school rivals, Mike Hughes Jr. thriving at UNLV with Tony Sanchez
Saturday, March 25, 2017
There are days when Mike Hughes Jr. shows up to UNLV’s Lied Athletic Complex proudly wearing a Palo Verde High football shirt. Hughes, the Rebels’ ...
The McDonald's All-Americans from Southern Nevada include, from left, P.J. Washington (Findlay Prep), Troy Brown Jr. (Centennial) and Chuck O'Bannon Jr. (Bishop Gorman).
Having a local in McDonald's All-American game has become regular occurrence
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
The celebration has almost become an annual tradition in Las Vegas. The valley has sent 13 players to the McDonald's All-American game since 2012 and 17 since ...
Gonzaga forward Zach Collins defends Loyola Marymount forward Shamar Johnson in Spokane, Wash., Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017.
More than a dozen players with local ties part of NCAA Tournament teams
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Here’s a list of locals who will participate ...
Liberty players do their traditional haka dance following a sound defeat of Basic high school in the Sunrise regional high school football championship game on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016.
Polynesian Football Classic will feature Kahuku (and its crazy) fans, Liberty
Friday, March 10, 2017
The Kahuku Red Raiders of Hawaii are coming back to Las Vegas. This time, there'll be plenty of seats available to watch the popular high school football team. Kahuku will play ...
Chaparral High School football players practice into the late day for their upcoming state semifinals game on Tuesday, November 10, 2015.
Nevada officials frown at N.C. bill giving concussion approval to parents
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
A bill up for consideration by the North Carolina Legislature would allow parents of a high school athlete who suffered a concussion to authorize their child to return to competition without being cleared by ...
Members of the Centennial High girls basketball team celebrate their victory over Bishop Manogue in the state title game, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017.
They are No. 1: Centennial girls basketball in top spot of ESPN rankings
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
The Centennial High girls basketball team is ranked No. 1 today by, moving up one spot after ...
Chaparral High School Principal Lolo James watches students stream by as he begins his first day as the top administrator there.
Chaparral High principal wins national award from Communities in Schools
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
James worked with the group to start initiatives such as a clothing closet, housing assistance, self-esteem classes, food, school supplies, eye and dental care and ...
Desert Pines celebrates after winning the high school basketball 3A state title game at Cox Pavilion on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017.
Desert Pines ends historic season with 69-46 win over Cheyenne
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Desert Pines continued its historic season this afternoon with a 69-46 win over Cheyenne in the 3A division state championship game. ...

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