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Resilient racer: 2-time cancer survivor Wendy Chioji starts new battle after Ironman Lake Tahoe (1)

September 20, 2014 — 

After Wendy Chioji crosses the finish line to complete the Ironman 70.3 Lake Tahoe on Sunday, she will begin a different type of challenge. The two-time cancer survivor recently discovered …

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sports scoreboard (2)

September 20, 2014 — 

Douglas County Parks & Recreation Youth NFL Flag Football League Division I (5-6 years) Ravens 1-0 1.000 - Vikings 1-0 1.000 - Eagles 0-1 .000 1 Texans 0-1 …

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Talyn Jackson receives national camp invite (3)

September 20, 2014 — 

It’s been no surprise to see Talyn Jackson emerge as a key newcomer so far this season for the Douglas High volleyball team. After all, the 5-foot-10 freshman setter had …

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Ed foundation half-marathon set for Oct. 5 (4)

September 20, 2014 — 

The Douglas County Education Foundation’s sixth annual Run Ed Run 5K, 10K and half-marathon is Oct. 5 with all races starting at Douglas High School. The half-marathon starts at 8 …

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prep sports lookahead (5)

September 20, 2014 — 

MONDAY — Douglas boys soccer at Spanish Springs, 3 p.m. varsity, 5 p.m. JV. TUESDAY — Reed girls tennis at Douglas, 3 p.m.; Douglas boys tennis at Reed, 3 p.m.; …

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Hug hangs on to top Tigers, 20-14 (6)

September 20, 2014 — 

Sam Melhus and Nick Abreu exploded for touchdowns to bookend the third quarter Friday night for the Douglas High football team. Unfortunately for the Tigers, the offensive production wasn’t enough …

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Tigers fall in five at Yerington (7)

September 19, 2014 — 

The Douglas High volleyball team scrapped to the final point Wednesday night before dropping a 3-2 verdict at Yerington. Yerington (20-1), the defending Division III state champion and winner of …

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Caples catch (8)

September 18, 2014 — 

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Ed foundation half-marathon set for Oct. 5 (9)

September 18, 2014 — 

The Douglas County Education Foundation’s sixth annual Run Ed Run 5K, 10K and half-marathon is Oct. 5 with all races starting at Douglas High School. The half-marathon starts at 8 …

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prep sports lookahead (10)

September 18, 2014 — 

TODAY — Hug football at Douglas, 7 p.m.; Douglas soccer at Spanish Springs, 4 p.m. varsity girls, 6 p.m. varsity boys. Coleville football at Whittell, 6 p.m. POP WARNER TODAY …

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Dolfins to celebrate 50 years Saturday (11)

September 18, 2014 — 

A celebration of the past 50 years will be observed Saturday when the Douglas Dolfins swim team hosts a reunion at the Carson Valley Swim Center. A barbecue and picnic …

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Tigers face high-flying Hawks (12)

September 18, 2014 — 

Coming off losses the last two weeks, life isn’t getting any easier for the Douglas High football team tonight when it faces the physical and talented — not to mention …

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Girl golfers take fourth (13)

September 18, 2014 — 

The Douglas High girls golf team captured fourth-place Tuesday during an abbreviated Sierra League match at ArrowCreek Country Club in Reno. Koko Terada shot 43 to lead Douglas and finish …

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Pemberton wins senior men’s title (14)

September 18, 2014 — 

Bob Pemberton prevailed in a tie-breaker over Brick Ludington to win Flight A at the Carson Valley Senior Men’s Club Championship on Sept. 11. Pemberton and Ludington carded net scores …

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Vega goals boost Douglas to 2-1 victory (15)

September 18, 2014 — 

Pedro Vega was right on target for the Douglas High boys soccer team Wednesday afternoon. That is, the junior midfielder went to the right side of the net to convert …

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Tigers strike fast in win over Reed (16)

September 18, 2014 — 

Alexis von Schottenstein’s fast break goal from the opening kickoff on Tuesday afternoon put the undefeated Douglas High girls soccer on top to stay en route to a 7-0 victory …

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Douglas girls tennis doubles up for win (17)

September 18, 2014 — 

Depth on the doubles side paid dividends Tuesday afternoon as the Douglas High girls tennis team remained undefeated with a 13-5 victory at home against Damonte Ranch. Douglas (6-0) swept …

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September 18, 2014 — 

Here is a breakdown on some Carson Valley athletes who have graduated from high school and now compete in college: BASKETBALL HUNTER MYERS — Harvard University, 2013 Douglas graduate: Myers …

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Douglas runners compete in California (19)

September 16, 2014 — 

Despite not bringing its “A game,” the Douglas High girls cross country team was right in the hunt Saturday at the 52nd annual Nevada Union Invitational in Grass Valley, Calif. …

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Williams tops Corgan in tournament final (20)

September 16, 2014 — 

Amanda Williams outlasted Hannah Corgan in a three-set final between Douglas High School students to capture the women’s C singles title Sunday at the Carson Tennis Club’s annual Fall Classic …

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