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Lowry’s Britain Backus shoots over the outstretched arm of a Spanish Springs’ defender.
Lowry’s Britain Backus shoots over the outstretched arm of a Spanish Springs’ defender.
Tuesday, December 6, 2022 1:00 AM
The last time the Lowry High School girls basketball team was on the floor, they were celebrating a state championship at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas.
Since then, the Lady Bucks have a new coach, which is a former coach in Chelsea Cabatbat and have replaced four starting seniors that are now in college.
Despite all the new faces in place, it seems nothing has changed. 
The Lady Bucks picked up four wins at the Spanish Springs tournament in Reno and Sparks this past weekend. 
The four wins extended Lowry’s win streak to 23 games, dating back to last year.
  • Pershing County’s varsity and JV basketball teams launch preseason slate
    Wednesday, December 7, 2022 1:00 AM
    It was a huge weekend for Pershing County basketball. The varsity and JV boys and girls all got off to good starts. The varsity launched their preseasons at the Serpent Classic in Hawthorne — meanwhile, the JV hosted a tournament in Lovelock.
  • Tuesday, December 6, 2022 1:00 AM
    With a new look on the bench in Michael Speers, who replaced longtime coach Paul Tremayne, the Battle Mountain High School girls basketball team started its season with three wins at the Serpent Classic in Hawthorne this past weekend.
  • McDermitt girls go undefeated at WREC Classic
    Tuesday, December 6, 2022 1:00 AM
    The McDermitt High School girls basketball team made it a perfect weekend for girls basketball in Humboldt County with four impressive wins at the WREC Classic in Carlin this past weekend. 
    The Lady Bulldogs won every game by 23 points or more to start the season at 4-0. The young squad includes six freshman, three sophomores and a junior.
  • Lowry wrestlers win four of five duals in Fallon
    Tuesday, December 6, 2022 1:00 AM
    The Lowry High School wrestling steam started its season on a high note, winning four of its five duals at Churchill County in Fallon this past weekend.
    The Buckaroos beat Fernley 48-30, Churchill County 64-12, Elko 78-6, Carson 54-30 and lost to Spanish Springs 48-36.
    “We wrestled pretty good for the first time out,” said LHS coach John Brooks. “There were a lot of pins on the weekend and not a lot of the matches went all the way. We gave Spanish Springs a good battle but could not hang on at the end.” 
  • Pershing County fall sports awards light up the night
    Tuesday, November 29, 2022 1:00 AM
    On Tuesday, Nov. 22, a crowd packed the high school auditorium to celebrate a successful fall sports season for Pershing County High School. 
    Now most of the athletes transition to wrestling or basketball, the winter sports. 
    Principal Jonathan Reynolds congratulated those who excelled academically, including Yasmine McKinney, Kaylen Halverson, Jessica Gonzalez, Andrea Canchola, Connor Fecht, Wyatt Diaz and Nova Karlsson.
  • PCHS wrestlers roll out new season
    Tuesday, November 29, 2022 1:00 AM
    The Pershing County High School wrestling team hopes to have higher numbers this year. Coach Mike Brooks says 11 athletes showed up for practices last week. 
  • PCHS basketball team launches new season
    Tuesday, November 29, 2022 1:00 AM
    The Pershing County High School boys basketball team is ready to play some hoop. 
    Last season they said farewell to three seniors - Ashton Nolf, Esteban Vidrio and Diego Gonzalez. But there’s no shortage of talent on the 2022-23 team.
  • Four Lowry football players earn Northern 3A East second-team, all-league honors
    Wednesday, November 23, 2022 1:00 AM
    The Lowry High School football team had four players named to the Northern 3A East all-league, second-team honors, which is selected by the league coaches.
    Braden Hammargren was selected as a kicker, David Walker on the offensive line, Brennan Colman on the defensive line and Lance Brinegar at defensive back.
  • Lowry’s Stoker earns Northern 3A, Northern 3A East first-team honors
    Wednesday, November 23, 2022 1:00 AM
    Lowry High School junior Savannah Stoker was named to the Northern 3A and Northern 3A East first-team, all-league volleyball team for her play this fall. 
    The all-league teams are selected by the coaches.
    The Lady Bucks finished the year 19-9 overall and in second place in the Northern 3A East at 6-4.
    Lowry reached the Northern 3A Regional Tournament but lost in the opening round in five sets to Spring Creek. The Spartans eventually reached he state tournament.
  • Wednesday, November 23, 2022 1:00 AM
    The Nevada High School Rodeo Association wrapped up its fall scheduled over the Veterans Day weekend at the Moapa High School rodeo in Overton.
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