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August 15, 2018

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Las Vegas High School Football

high school football :

6 Las Vegas football players you’ll be hearing more from

Mike Overland arrives at 5 most mornings to the Cimarron-Memorial High School weight room for the Spartans’ speed, strength and agility offseason program. When the workouts started in January, coaches told the offensive lineman he could blossom into ...

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 ...

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

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

Members of the Liberty High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day Tuesday July 31, 2018, at the Red Rock Resort. They include, from left, Troy Fautanu, Cervontes White and Kyle Beaudry.

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Members of the Liberty High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day Tuesday July 31, 2018, at the Red Rock Resort. They include, from left, Troy Fautanu, Cervontes White and Kyle Beaudry.

KICKOFF 2018:

Chasing Liberty: Story stays the same for another year in Southeast Division

Have Green Valley, Foothill and Basic closed the gap on Liberty?

Word of the score traveled quickly, interrupting fans’ attention at other second-round playoff games across the valley on a Thursday night last November.   It was an upset alert that no one involved in local high school football could ignore. ...

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Members of the Bishop Gorman football team pose at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day Tuesday, July 31, 2018, at Red Rock Resort. They include, from left, Falcon Kaumatule, Cade Briggs, Amod Cianelli, Beau Taylor and Kyu Kelly.

high school sports:

Preseason Top 10: Gorman playing for a 10th straight title, but others closing in

The Gaels haven’t lost to a Nevada opponent since 2008, going from a team that’s always in contention for the Nevada state championship to a perennial nationally ranked team. If this season plays out like the others ...

Members of the Liberty High football team pose for a photo at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day Tuesday July 31, 2018, at the Red Rock Resort. They include, from left, Troy Fautanu, Cervontes White and Kyle Beaudry.

KICKOFF 2018:

Chasing Liberty: Story stays the same for another year in Southeast Division

Word of the score traveled quickly, interrupting fans’ attention at other second-round playoff games across the valley on a Thursday night last November.   It was an upset alert that no one involved in local high school football could ignore. ...

Cimarron-Memorial's Mike Overland is shown at the Las Vegas Sun's high school football media day Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at Red Rock Resort.

high school football :

6 Las Vegas football players you’ll be hearing more from

Mike Overland arrives at 5 most mornings to the Cimarron-Memorial High School weight room for the Spartans’ speed, strength and agility offseason program. When the workouts started in January, coaches told the offensive lineman he could blossom into ...

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 ...