Pro horse racing handicapper Michael “The Wizard’’ Kipness analyzes the nine-horse field for Saturday’s Preakness Stakes, designating each horse as a contender or pretender.
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Shadow Ridge won its 25th straight game by defeating Legacy after blowing a 7-0 fourth-inning lead Wednesday in the Class 4A state tournament at Las Vegas Ballpark.
Shadow Ridge defeated Green Valley in four sets to win the Class 5A boys state volleyball championship. Desert Oasis (4A) and Boulder City (3A) also won titles.
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Coronado shot a second-day 19-over 307 for a two-day total of 27-over 603 to win the Class 5A boys state golf championship at Coyote Springs Golf Club in Moapa Valley.
Brooke Ventrelle’s RBI triple in the third started a three-run inning, and Rylie Pindel struck out 10 as Bishop Gorman shut out Legacy in the Class 4A state tournament.
Basic upset favored Bishop Gorman twice last week to win the Class 5A Southern Region title. The Wolves will meet Bishop Manogue on Thursday in the state tournament.
Faith Lutheran wasn’t expected to contend for the Class 5A state softball title this season. Now, the Crusaders are three wins from hoisting the championship trophy.
Jackie Young has been one of the Aces’ best players this season, averaging a team-high 18 points per game. She was rewarded this week with a contract extension.