Nevada Preps awards the team of the week to the Coronado Cougars.
When Doug Martin signed with the Raiders in March, the two-time 1,000-yard rusher became a member of a supporting cast — a first for him in his seven-year NFL career.
Kyle Graham, at 5-foot-9 and a sturdy 185 pounds, is flourishing as a feature back, accumulating an area best 1,282 rushing yards and 11 touchdowns in the double-wing offense for the No. 2 Aggies.
Las Vegas Review-Journal staffers make their picks for Week 8 of the high school football season.
Here are the Nevada Preps football rankings for Week 9.
Utah State quarterback Jordan Love made his starting debut last season against UNLV and became Mountain West offensive player of the week. He has established himself among the conference’s best quarterbacks this season.
Marquel Lee sees significant playing time as a defender whose Raiders draft selection predates Jon Gruden. That is rare.
It was the longest of long weekends for Las Vegas sports fans. But there’s a long way to go to catch Cleveland.