Lovelock softball league hits seventh season

The Lovelock Softball Association (LSA) launched its seventh season on Thursday, June 6. Eight teams each paid $250 to support the summertime attraction at McDougal Park.

Hoops for a hometown hero

The Glenn Wasson Memorial basketball tournament and fundraiser is older than some of the players at last weekend's games. Jesse Canchola (Class of 2002) remembers Wasson well and fondly. He wants his legacy to live on. In 2002, Wasson assisted coach Lance Condie when the Mustangs won the league championship and were state runners up.

Battle Mountain softball all starts playing in Elko

The Battle Mountain 8-10-year-old all-star softball team is in Elko for the District 3 Tournament at Newton Field. White Pine and Fernley open play on Thursday at 8 a.m. and Battle Mountain takes on host Elko at 10 a.m.

Lowry competes in annual northern Nevada weightlifting competition

Lowry High School had 19 student/athletes travel to Reno on May 30-31 for the 34th annual Northern Nevada weight competition at McQueen High School. The athletes competed in the squat, bench and power clean.

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National Junior High School Finals Rodeo gets underway this weekend in Iowa

The long season for junior high school cowboys and cowgirls has hit its national finals, which begins Sunday at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa. Five Humboldt County cowboys and cowgirls will compete, as well as a pair of Battle Mountain Rodeo Club members.

Jackson takes over as new NIAA Executive Director

On June 1, Tim Jackson officially took over one of the tougher jobs in Nevada as the NIAA’s newest executive director. Jackson, who becomes the sixth executive director in the organization’s history, replaced Donnie Nelson. Nelson was with the NIIAA for nearly 25 years and the last 2.5 as the executive director. Jackson has served as Clark County School District director of athletics is originally from Sandusky, Ohio and graduated from Bowling Green State University.

Fun in the sun

There’s no stopping the annual Mustang 5K. Besides being a major fundraiser for the PCHS football program, it’s a harbinger of summer. On Friday evening, 64 runners and walkers took off from Joe Yanni Field and wound their way through Lovelock streets.

Nevada soccer’s 2024 Mountain West schedule set

RENO — Nevada soccer officially has its Mountain West matchups for the 2024 season. Nevada will play six home matches at Mackay Stadium in conference play starting Oct. 3, including defending Mountain West champions Utah State in the home finale Oct. 27.

NIAA inducts 14 into Hall of Fame

The Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association, the non-profit governing body of high school sports in the Silver State, is inducting 14 Northern Nevadans to its Hall of Fame on Thursday. According to the NIAA, the 30th class have secured for themselves a special place in the history of Nevada high school athletics by the sheer magnitude of their contributions.

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Gold Medal Squared volleyball camp stops in Battle Mountain

Gold Medal Squared volleyball camp stops in Battle Mountain

Pershing County High School weight room gets major upgrade

Pershing County High School's weight room now has 10 power rack stations, each equipped with flooring, benches, weights, kettleballs, pull-up bars and more. It's all branded with the Mustang logo.

Are you ready for some football?

Summer vacation is just around the corner but it was football season for Lowry High School in the last two weeks of May.

Battle Mountain NNA swim team starts summer long-course season in Carson City

The Battle Mountain NNA swim team began its long course season for the summer at the 2024 Intermountain Classic LC Swim Meet in Carson City from May 24-26. There were a lot of time improvements and coach Hall was pleased with the first meet of the summer season. Beckett and Barrett Buffington competed in their first long-course meet.