Gabriel Smith won both the 100-meter and 200-meter dashes Wednesday to help Desert Oasis’ boys track team capture a four-team meet at Spring Valley.
CharLeyanse Howard won three individual events Wednesday to help host Del Sol’s girls track team to victory in a four-team meet.
A lucky player at the Rampart Casino won the Bingo Dual Daub jackpot worth $162,511.
Campbell Holt’s bases-loaded single to right field with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning Wednesday lifted Desert Oasis’ baseball team to a 4-3 win over Delbarton (N.J.) in the opening round of the National High School Invitational in Cary, North Carolina.
Austin Kryszczuk went 3-for-4 with a three-run home run on Wednesday as Centennial High’s baseball team stunned third-ranked Doral Academy (Florida), 7-3 in the Bishop Gorman Desert Classic.
Shelby Basso belted a two-run home run to center field with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning Wednesday as Basic’s softball team walked off a 2-1 winner over visiting Bishop Manogue.
Oscar Gonzalez had 11 kills to help Basic’s boys volleyball team to a 27-25, 25-18, 19-25, 15-25, 15-8 home win over Bishop Gorman on Wednesday.
The Southern Nevada Water Authority wants to take billions of gallons of water that doesn’t exist from Eastern Nevada via a pipeline that would cost ratepayers $15 billion. Doing so would devastate the wildlife and people who live there. That’s according to Kyle Roerink, executive director of the Great Basin Water Network, which opposes the pipeline.
Just 8.8 percent of all eligible voters opted to cast ballots, the lowest turnout in 14 years.
It would guarantee a 2020 landslide for the president.