Las Vegas Sun

December 10, 2017

Currently: 46° — Complete forecast

Las Vegas High School Football

ray brewer:

Kenyon Oblad could start trend of locals playing for UNLV football

The days of recruits looking down on playing for the University of Nevada Leave Vegas are starting to fade because the modern-day Rebels have significantly more to offer ...

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

We learned at a young age the importance of beating a high school from Reno in the state tournament. If you played football, the goal ...

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

Liberty football ready for another crack at Gorman

Gorman wins 9th straight Sunset title, will face Liberty in state semifinals

Green Valley's Brown first local in UNLV football's 2018 class

Liberty answers Foothill challenge to advance to Sunrise finals

A look inside Eldorado High School during the 2014-15 school year.

L.E. Baskow / Las Vegas Sun

A look inside Eldorado High School during the 2014-15 school year.

high school football:

Coach: Realignment system continues to fail Eldorado football

“There was a horrible mistake two years ago in designing leagues. We tried to tell people it was a problem, and it was a horrible problem. We, in all honesty, are a little stuck ...

Slideshows

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

high school football:

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 ...

Reed High School linebacker Jared Emerson looks up at the scoreboard after Bishop Gorman scored its 54th point in the first half during the 4A championship football game Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011 at Damonte Ranch High School in Reno. Gorman won their third consecutive title 72-28.

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

We learned at a young age the importance of beating a high school from Reno in the state tournament. If you played football, the goal was to win the zone championship game at the Silver Bowl, then to carry the flag for Southern Nevada when ...

Desert Pines' Lorenzo Sheldon Brown (53) leads his teammates in a cheer after defeating Mojave during their 3A state high school football game at Bishop Gorman High School on Saturday, Nov 25, 2017.

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

The Desert Pines football team came out of the locker room after halftime of Saturday afternoon’s 3A state championship game focused and angry. ...

Las Vegas High School head coach Erick Capetillo poses by a locker kept vacant in memory of Eddie Gomez at the school Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017. Gomez, a player with the Las Vegas High School football team, died in 2003, two days after suffering a head injury in a playoff game. Capetillo was also a player on the team at the time.

Forever a Wildcat: 14 years after his death, school keeps Eddie Gomez's memory alive

Marlene Gomez, 13, walked into the Las Vegas High locker room this summer to see her baby picture taped to the door of the coaches’ office. A photo of her dad in his Wildcats uniform was beside it. The photos were added in 2004 and ...