August 22, 2023
The Battle Mountain High School wrestling team hit the road for Idaho last weekend for the Donnelley Duals at Capital High School in Boise. The reigning 2A state champions saw some of its toughest competition all year. The Longhorns took part in five duals, dropping them all to the Idaho schools.
It was a busy three days for the Battle Mountain High School boys basketball team to open the season this past weekend at the Serpent Classic in Hawthorne. The Longhorns, who feature four freshman, one sophomore, two juniors and four seniors picked up three wins in five games.
The Battle Mountain High School volleyball team split a pair of road matches in the Northern 2A this weekend.
The Battle Mountain High School girls golf team qualified for this week’s NIA 2A State Championships, with a third-place finish at the Northern 2A East Regional Championship on Oct. 12, at Ruby View Golf Course in Elko.
The Battle Mountain High School was back at home this past weekend to start the second half of the Northern 3A East season.
The Battle Mountain High School cross country team made the short trip to Elko this past Friday for the Run the Rubies Invitational. Sophomore Eli Colver led the way for the Longhorns with a 10th-place finish in a time of 20 minutes, 15.25 seconds.
The Battle Mountain High School cross country team traveled to Sparks last Friday for the Reed Invitational.
The Battle Mountain High School cross country team headed east this past Saturday and out of the state for the 2023 Borders War at Sugar House Park in Salt Lake City, Utah. The meet is one top meets in the West.
Battle Mountain’s Kiana Gonzalez shot a round 102 to finish second at the White Pine tournament on Thursday, Aug. 31. She tied for the top spot, but White Pine’s Kylee Knutsen won on a scorecard tie-breaker.
After a couple of weeks off, the Battle Mountain High School football team was back on the field this past Friday at Dayton in a non-conference game. Dayton dropped out of the Northern 3A this year and is playing as an independent and a mostly 2A schedule.
Even though the Battle Mountain girls soccer team is now in the Northern 3A due to realignment, the Lady Longhorns opened the 2023 season on the road against familiar opponents.
The Battle Mountain High School volleyball team hit the road to eastern Nevada and Ely this past weekend to begin its 2023 season at the White Pine Invitational. The Lady Longhorns won one of four matches in pool play on Friday.