It has been three years since state champions were crowned in spring sports because of the COVID pandemic, but that drought will end this week for Nevada schools.
Check out the Southern Nevada high school baseball and softball state tournament schedule.
The Meadows defeated Lake Mead twice Saturday to win the Class 2A Southern Region baseball title. Needles beat The Meadows to claim the softball crown.
The Canyon Springs boys did most of their damage in five events, and the Palo Verde girls edged Shadow Ridge to win the Class 4A state track and field meet.
Check out the Southern Nevada high school baseball and softball playoff schedule and results.
The effects of the COVID pandemic and travel ball is being felt as Southern Nevada high school baseball teams prepare for their first state tournament in three years.
Southern Nevada high school alumni include a Hall of Famer, MVPs, Rookies of the Year and first-round MLB draft picks.
During the late 1970s, Rancho’s high school and American Legion program produced nine MLB draft picks and four major leaguers.
Even with a flood of club teams, there are those who still believe in Little League’s stated mission of youth development and leadership.
After losing two close games to Bishop Gorman including one this week, Basic locked down the top seed in next week’s state tournament with an impressive doubleheader sweep.