The Palo Verde girls basketball team built a solid halftime lead and then held off Silverado in the second half Thursday. Check out photos from the game.
Bishop Gorman, ranked ninth in the nation by MaxPreps, was red-hot from the perimeter en route to an easy home win over Mojave on Wednesday night.
Centennial senior point guard Elijah Burney scored 19 points and added five rebounds and four steals in the Bulldogs’ season-opening win last week.
Spring Valley sophomore guard Mia Ervin scored 29 points in a win over Las Vegas last week and has been named the Nevada Preps Girls Athlete of the Week.
Mojave defeated Faith Lutheran 63-51 in a boys basketball game Friday night at Durango High School in the Battle Born Showcase.
Spring Valley held off Las Vegas 71-68 in a girls basketball game Thursday behind a big night from sophomore guard Mia Ervin.
Karen Weitz, who has led the Centennial girls basketball team to 13 state titles, won her debut with the boys as she begins a season coaching both squads.
Bishop Gorman running back Micah Kaapana rushed for 236 yards and four touchdowns. He also added a receiving touchdown on his five touches in the 5A state title game.
Arbor View sophomore outside hitter Willow Watson recorded 10 kills and five aces to lead the Aggies to a Class 4A state title earlier this month.
Shadow Ridge plays at Palo Verde in boys basketball as the high school season gets underway in earnest Monday.