weather icon Clear

Roundup: Carson Balistere helps Eagles fend off Miners

Carson Balistere scored 22 points Monday as Boulder City’s boys basketball team defeated host Sunrise Mountain, 61-56.

Derrick Thomas scored nine points for the Eagles, who outscored Sunrise Mountain 19-9 in the first quarter.

Tyree Hayes led the Miners with 20 points, and teammate Stephen Adeyemi scored 19.

Arbor View 76, Basic 45 — At Arbor View, Jarrod Burks led the Aggies with 16 points as they defeated the Wolves.

Arbor View’s Comillion Smith scored 15 points, and Donovan Yap and Favor Chukwukelu each scored 10 for the Aggies.

Peter Nelson led Basic with 16 points.

Las Vegas 70, Western 35 — At Las Vegas, Donovan Joyner led all scorers with 29 points as the Wildcats rolled past the Warriors.

Zach Matlock added 10 points for Las Vegas, which outscored Western 22-7 in the second quarter to take a 35-14 halftime lead.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
Desert Pines junior Anthony Swift turns potential into production

Swift sat out the high school season after transferring from Durango to Desert Pines, but returned to competitive basketball during the club season with the Las Vegas Knicks, with whom he reached the under-16 championship game Sunday in the Fantastic 40 at the Tarkanian Basketball Academy.

Former Durango standout Nick Blake commits to UNLV

The former Durango High standout, a four-star recruit who played the 2018-19 prep season in Los Angeles, is the first player in the 2020 class to commit to the Rebels.

2019 Best of Nevada Preps Awards — VIDEO

Find out the winners of the male and female athletes of the year, the coach and team of the year, winners of each sport’s athlete and coach of the year, and two special awards.

Prep star Cole Anthony dazzles in dad’s hometown

Cole Anthony, son of former UNLV star Greg Anthony, played his penultimate high school game Saturday at T-Mobile Arena, scoring 25 points in the Jordan Brand Classic.