The telephone rang in the sports information office at UNLV around 2 p.m. on Thursday. A local college baseball fan had a question:
In a few months, San Diego State right-hander Stephen Strasburg might be trying to throw fastballs past major league hitters. It certainly would be much more stressful than the challenge he faced Thursday.
Pete Manarino coached for decades in the mecca of youth softball. He witnessed the skill, watched it be nurtured, lost track of the number of travel teams at, oh, tons.
Before his team teed off Sunday in the final round of the Southern Highlands Collegiate Championship, UNLV men’s golf coach Dwaine Knight gave his players a history lesson.
When Morgan Hoffmann left Southern Highlands Golf Club on Friday after shooting par, the Oklahoma State freshman felt comfortable with the course. He thought he would play better in Saturday’s second round of the Southern Highlands Collegiate Championship.
Colby Smith wasn’t looking to do anything magical at Southern Highlands Golf Club on Friday.
UNLV men’s golf coach Dwaine Knight is convinced his team is talented enough to repeat as champion of its annual spring tournament.
Missy Ringler’s lip quivered a little, but she made sure to hold her emotions in check.
It still is a long way to May, when the postseason for collegiate golf programs gets decided. But UNLV women’s coach Missy Ringler knows this is an important week for her team.
In 2008, UNLV’s women’s golf team overcame a slow start and made the NCAA championships.
It’s a rare occurrence, one that seems to come around as often as Halley’s comet.
The UNLV men’s golf team, ranked 22nd, was tied for the lead Saturday after the first two rounds of the Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational in Colorado Springs, Colo.
UNLV softball coach Lonni Alameda has left the Rebels after five seasons to replace a coaching legend in the sport at Florida State.