Reach For the Sky: Douglas Grad Krysta Palmer Aims For 2020 Olympics

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com • 10 min read Lights. Two of them, shining brightly. They obscured everything but shadowy figures in the back of an NBC television trailer, parked outside the Indiana University Natatorium in Indianapolis. “Once you’re in that moment, I don’t know, it’s hard to describe the feeling,” said Douglas High graduate and Carson Valley native Krysta Palmer, 24. “It’s the chair I’m sitting in, two … Continue reading Reach For the Sky: Douglas Grad Krysta Palmer Aims For 2020 Olympics

Swimming & Diving: Douglas Wraps Up Perfect Regular Season Vs. Galena, Manogue (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas High School Swimming & Diving Program has unquestionably been the most successful on campus over the past several years, winning dual meets seemingly at will, and locking down a number of individual and team regional titles. The Lady Tigers will chase their fourth consecutive regional team title (the boys will be attempting to run their team title streak … Continue reading Swimming & Diving: Douglas Wraps Up Perfect Regular Season Vs. Galena, Manogue (PHOTOS)

Swimming & Diving: Douglas Cruises Past Reno, Reed

    Results courtesy of the Douglas High School Swimming & Diving Program MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas High School swimming & diving rolled up dual meet sweeps of REno and Reed at the Carson Valley Swim Center on Friday. The Douglas boys beat Reed 204-84 and beat Reno 199-98. The Lady Tigers beat Reed 210-84, and beat Reno 184-115. As a team, Douglas turned … Continue reading Swimming & Diving: Douglas Cruises Past Reno, Reed

Swimming & Diving: Douglas Shines In Dual Meets Vs. Carson, Wooster & North Valleys

Courtesy of the Douglas High Swimming & Diving program MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas High swimming & diving program cruised to a number of dual meet wins at Carson Valley Swim Center over the weekend. The Lady Tigers picked up commanding wins over Carson (215-92), North Valleys (251-13) and Wooster (250-26). The Douglas boys squad was equally impressive, beating Carson 194-111, topping North Valleys 244-39 … Continue reading Swimming & Diving: Douglas Shines In Dual Meets Vs. Carson, Wooster & North Valleys

Good Morning, Carson Valley: March 27

  by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com Click Here To Subscribe To Our Daily E-Mail Edition: http://eepurl.com/-wOvX GARDNERVILLE, Nev., March 27, 2015 – We hear the cat stuck atop a power pole on Fuller Avenue for two-plus days was rescued yesterday evening. The Douglas High School softball team claimed a commanding win over Wooster in Reno and the Douglas baseball team had a seventh-inning rally fall short … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: March 27

Douglas High Swim & Dive Team Conducts Trash Pick-Up In The Pine Nuts

Staff Reports Rather than taking a day off, or getting right back to practice after its season-opening meet Friday, the Douglas High School Swimming & Diving Program got out in the Pine Nut Mountains off of Johnson Lane Saturday and spent the day picking up trash. Douglas swimming coach Sarah Davenport said that giving back to the community is a key part of the program … Continue reading Douglas High Swim & Dive Team Conducts Trash Pick-Up In The Pine Nuts