The NIAA moved up its football schedule to begin games as early as Aug. 14, and state championship games will be completed before Thanksgiving.
The Trailblazers scored two defensive touchdowns and posted back-to-back shutouts for the first time since 2011.
Senior Daniel Paonessa blocked an extra point in the third quarter that would’ve tied the game, and Basic went on to win 13-12 at Durango on Friday.
Amanda Sink set the Nevada state record with 20 strikeouts in a seven-inning game, leading Centennial to a 12-0 road win against Durango in the first round of the Sunset Region tournament.
Here are the 2018 boys basketball honors, as selected by coaches.
Here are the 2018 girls basketball honors, as selected by coaches.
Spring Valley 132-pounder Andres Garcia beat the Sunrise Region champion, the Sunset runner-up and last week’s Sunset Region champion to claim his first Class 4A state championship Friday at The Orleans Arena.
Sagan Gronauer threw five touchdown passes in the first half – including four in the first quarter – to help the Crusaders earn a 42-6 victory over Durango in their Sunset Region quarterfinal playoff game.
Zacari Holbert rushed 24 times for 164 yards and a touchdown to lead Coronado’s football team to a 20-6 home victory over Durango on Friday night.
Centennial swept both genders in the Class 4A state track meet at Foothill on Saturday, winning the seventh consecutive state title for the girls, and fourth in six years for the boys.