Cashman Field was dressed up for Opening Day as an announced crowd of 7,292 watch the Las Vegas 51s lose to the El Paso Chihuahuas, 4-2.
One person was injured Thursday night after a shooting in the southeast valley.
The 51s had their last opening day at Cashman Field on Thursday.
Aiwen Zhu and En-Pei Huang each won in singles and combined for a doubles victory, leading UNLV to a 7-0 triumph over Montana in a nonconference women’s tennis match Thursday at Fertitta Tennis Complex.
Isao Takahata, co-founder of the prestigious Japanese animator Studio Ghibli that stuck to a hand-drawn “manga” look in the face of digital filmmaking, has died. He was 82.
A Las Vegas couple had been fighting before a botched murder-suicide last week, according to a Metropolitan Police Department arrest report.
Austin Pfeifer’s three-run double in the bottom of the sixth broke a 4-4 tie and lifted Arbor View’s baseball team to a 7-4 home win over Palo Verde on Thursday.
Jordan Spieth is a 9-4 favorite at adjusted odds after opening at 2-1 at the Westgate to win his second green jacket, and Rory McIlroy is the 4-1 second choice after opening at 5-1.
Liberty’s Lehi Ausage had 14 kills Thursday to lead the Patriots to a 25-20, 20-25, 26-28, 25-22, 15-11 boys volleyball win over host Silverado.
Sarah Aguilar pitched a shutout to lead Bishop Gorman’s softball team to a 3-0 win over Savanna (California) in the Savanna Tournament on Thursday afternoon past the Rebels.