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July 20, 2018

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Las Vegas High School Football

Desert Pines' Darnell Washington 'shocked' by Alabama scholarship offer

One by one college football recruiters have stopped by this spring to visit Washington and his teammates. The response is similar — coaches are amazed with ...

GV's Crosby picked in draft's fifth round by Lions

Green Valley High graduate Tyrell Crosby had to wait longer than expected to be picked in the NFL Draft. Some projections ...

UNLV football lands another recruit from local power Liberty

2 from Las Vegas part of MaxPreps high school football All-American team

Kenyon Oblad could start trend of locals playing for UNLV football

To avoid Gorman, Northern schools willing to end true state playoffs

Desert Pines secures second-straight state title with 54-24 win over Mojave

Art Plunkett, who played at UNLV and with the New England Patriots, is retiring as athletic director at Las Vegas High School. He’s also a finalist for the Unsung Hero Award at tonight’s Sun Standout Awards show.

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Art Plunkett, who played at UNLV and with the New England Patriots, is retiring as athletic director at Las Vegas High School. He’s also a finalist for the Unsung Hero Award at tonight’s Sun Standout Awards show.

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Unsung Hero nominee found true calling at Las Vegas High

Art Plunkett is retiring next week and is moving to the Pacific Northwest. He is one of five finalists for the Unsung Hero award during tonight’s Sun Standout Awards at the South Point. The award is designated for someone who who works behind the scenes ...

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Art Plunkett, who played at UNLV and with the New England Patriots, is retiring as athletic director at Las Vegas High School. He’s also a finalist for the Unsung Hero Award at tonight’s Sun Standout Awards show.

Sun standout awards:

Unsung Hero nominee found true calling at Las Vegas High

Art Plunkett is retiring next week and is moving to the Pacific Northwest. He is one of five finalists for the Unsung Hero award during tonight’s Sun Standout Awards at the South Point. The award is designated for someone who who works behind the scenes ...

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.

Bishop Gorman’s Brevin Jordan looks to continue a football legacy in Miami

Brevin Jordan, the top high school tight end in America, says he’s ready to help take the University of Miami to new heights in football. But first, he must graduate from high school. Sunday afternoon, Jordan will close one door and ...

UTEP offensive lineman Will Hernandez runs a drill during the NFL football scouting combine, Friday, March 2, 2018, in Indianapolis.

Chaparral High grad Will Hernandez has come a long way to reach NFL Draft

Block the players rushing down the field from the opposite side. The coach’s instructions to Will Hernandez on his role on the kickoff return team in his first football practice as a freshman at Chaparral High sounded easy enough — except they weren’t. ...

Bishop Gorman wins the state championship in Reno on December 2, 2017.

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Gorman's 9th straight football state championship a credit to its strong defense

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 ...