Track & Field: Dusty Fisher Rolling Into Mountain West Championships In Peak Form

Staff Reports Just a matter of months ago, Douglas High grad Dusty Fisher took the field at  the University of Nevada’s Mackay Stadium as a member of the Boise State University football team. Playing for Boise State, which went on to win the Fiesta Bowl, was the fulfillment of a dream for Fisher to play Division I college football. It was an intriguing story, to the extent … Continue reading Track & Field: Dusty Fisher Rolling Into Mountain West Championships In Peak Form

Nevada Wolf Pack Football Practices at Douglas High School (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — “Hey, this is nice,” University of Nevada football coach Brian Polian said, looking around his surroundings at Keith “Duke” Roman Field in the Big George Sports Complex at Douglas High school Saturday. “What a beautiful setting.” Polian took questions from spectators and spoke briefly about the 2015 Wolf Pack football team prior to his squad taking the field at Douglas … Continue reading Nevada Wolf Pack Football Practices at Douglas High School (PHOTOS)

Western Nevada College To Discontinue Baseball, Softball After 2016 Season

Courtesy of Western Nevada College CARSON CITY, Nev., Feb. 24, 2015 — After much deliberation and consideration of alternatives, Western Nevada College has made the decision to discontinue financial support for its men’s baseball and women’s softball programs, effective after the 2016 season.  College officials said the decision was not taken lightly, and given the success of the programs, it is even tougher. “The contributions by the … Continue reading Western Nevada College To Discontinue Baseball, Softball After 2016 Season

Baseball: Western Nevada College Goes 3-1 In Opening Weekend

  by Anne Hansen, Western Nevada College Western Nevada College took its young baseball team to a season opening tournament in Las Vegas last weekend, and came home with three victories in four outings. To understand how the team of mostly freshmen prospered during the opening weekend of the season, one need only look at the past. Those who have followed the triumphant team over … Continue reading Baseball: Western Nevada College Goes 3-1 In Opening Weekend

Softball: Western Nevada College Believes SWAC Title Is Within Reach

by Steve Yingling, Western Nevada College            CARSON CITY, Nev., January 30, 2015 —  Considering that Western Nevada College has only one returning starter — or player for that matter — one might understandably speculate that the Wildcats are in for one long softball season in 2015. However, if the results of their fall season are foreshadowing, the Wildcats could actually be on the cusp of their … Continue reading Softball: Western Nevada College Believes SWAC Title Is Within Reach

Baseball: Douglas High Grad Kyle Johnson Part Of Youthful Western Nevada College Squad

  by Steve Yingling, Western Nevada College WILDCATS AT A GLANCE   COACH: D.J. Whittemore, 10th year ASSISTANTS: Aaron Demosthenes, 10th year; Frank Carey, second year; Ryan Gonzalez, second year; Joe Purus, first year. KEY RETURNERS: Max Karnos, pitcher; Jake Bennett, outfielder; Connor Zwetsch, pitcher; Thomas Kerr, pitcher; Kody Reynolds, infielder; Brandon Lapointe, catcher; Austin Andrews, infielder; Corey Pool, outfielder. KEY PLAYERS WHO MOVED ON: … Continue reading Baseball: Douglas High Grad Kyle Johnson Part Of Youthful Western Nevada College Squad