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.
New Liberty girls basketball coach Billy Hemberger, who came over from Spring Valley, hopes to help the Patriots compete with heavy favorite Centennial in Class 5A.
The Meadows senior quarterback Sean Gosse threw for 243 yards and three touchdowns in the Mustangs’ 27-12 win over Lincoln County in Monday’s Class 2A state title game.
Silverado quarterback Brandon Tunnell threw three touchdown passes and added a rushing touchdown in the Skyhawks’ 51-27 win in Monday’s Class 4A state title game.
Silverado capped off its second straight perfect season with its second consecutive Class 4A state title Monday at Allegiant Stadium, defeating Shadow Ridge again.
The Meadows became the first Southern Nevada team to win the Class 2A football title since 2009 when the Mustangs earned their second of back-to-back championships.