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Douglas hosts Galena in soccer showdown

October 19, 2017 — Never mind that the Northern 4A Region Tournament girls soccer seedings are already locked in. You can expect to see a playoff atmosphere Saturday when the Douglas Tigers host the Galena Grizzlies in a matchup between Sierra League frontrunners. Galena (13-0-1 league, 18-0-1 overall) and

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Wooster shoots down Tigers, 5-1

October 19, 2017 — With a berth in the Northern 4A boys soccer playoffs possibly hanging in the balance on Wednesday afternoon, the Douglas Tigers took their attack directly at Wooster. Three quality shots in the opening 10 minutes, the last a header that glanced off the crossbar, all

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Moss, Smith help spark Tigers

October 17, 2017 — Alexa Moss produced a hat trick to help spark the Douglas High girls soccer team to an important 3-1 Sierra League victory against Damonte Ranch on Saturday in Reno. Moss scored two goals in the first half, the second off an assist from goalkeeper Jordan

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Cemetery tour relives Valley history

October 14, 2017 — Marlena Hellwinkel and Linda Reid have a special interest when it comes to talking about Carson Valley history. Even if they're doing so in a cemetery. You see, the second-cousins are members of Valley pioneer families so there is a lot of history to share,

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Damonte Ranch bests Tigers

October 14, 2017 — Ty Allison returned the opening kickoff 97 yards for one touchdown to get the Damonte Ranch High football team started against Douglas on Friday night. And then the Mustangs scored three more during a game-breaking stretch of one minute, 38 seconds before halftime on their

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Douglas girls turn tables on Manogue

October 11, 2017 — Peri Buck scored two goals, while Abby Jens, Amelia Cochran and Claire Ingrey added one each on Tuesday to spark the Douglas High girls soccer team to a 5-1 victory against Bishop Manogue in Reno. By winning, Douglas (8-1-3 league, 12-1-3 overall) remained within striking

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Niles, Falcons win state 2A golf titles

October 11, 2017 — Kami Niles earned individual medalist honors and the Sierra Lutheran High girls golf team won the 2A state tournament in convincing fashion Monday and Tuesday in West Wendover. The Falcons, in only their third year of existence as a program, finished with a two-day total

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Tigers host Hug for homecoming battle

October 5, 2017 — The Douglas Tigers will try to get back on the winning track tonight when they host the Hug Hawks in a non-conference football game. The game also marks homecoming for the Tigers. Records aside, Douglas (1-5 overall, 0-1 Sierra League) will simply be looking to

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Hickey shows grit for Tigers

October 3, 2017 — How well did Douglas High quarterback Hunter Hickey run on Friday night? Bishop Manogue coach Ernie Howren didn't hesitate in his response to the question from Michael Reaves for Gustin Sports Productions. "The guy's an absolute stud," Howren said after Manogue's 41-21 win at home

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Douglas boys pull out 4-4 tie

October 1, 2017 — Coming into its final non-league against Incline on Sept. 11, the Douglas High boys soccer team was looking at a record that was winless with two ties and three losses. Since then, the Tigers have gone 4-1-1 and are right in the thick of the

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A ‘Greater Nevada’ win for Tigers

October 1, 2017 — Alexa Moss had two goals and one assist to help put the Douglas High girls soccer team on track to a 6-0 Sierra League victory against Wooster on Thursday afternoon at Greater Nevada Field in Reno. Four different players scored overall as Douglas (6-0-3 league,

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Miners run past Douglas, 41-21

September 30, 2017 — Hunter Hickey and the Douglas Tigers were tied on the scoreboard at 21-all and riding a wave of momentum just three minutes into the third quarter of their game against Bishop Manogue Friday night in Reno. That momentum didn't hold up, however, as the Miners

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Tigers await Sierra test at Manogue

September 27, 2017 — Now that all of the quizzes are in the books, the Douglas Tigers are facing a series of tests over the next month that will determine the Sierra League football playoff picture. Douglas (1-4 overall) has a clean slate to work with — each of

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‘Go fly a kite’

September 26, 2017 — Raising funds and having fun were the objectives of the second annual Eastern Sierra Kite Festival Saturday and Sunday in the Walker/Coleville area. A variety of giant creature kites that measured up to 100 feet in length were displayed under ideal autumn conditions above the

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Second-half surge lifts Wolves past Falcons

September 25, 2017 — Playing at home for the first time this season, the Coleville Wolves were far from satisfied with their two-point lead against Sierra Lutheran on Saturday. Led by senior quarterback Andrew Robles and junior running back Alejandro Gomez, who combined on five second-half touchdowns, the Wolves

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Trivitt celebrates 30 years with Allstate

September 23, 2017 — An interesting turn of events led Stacy Trivitt to opening his Allstate Insurance agency in Gardnerville on Sept. 7, 1987. Thirty years later, the Northern Nevada native simply smiles when he says he couldn't have ended up in a better place. "It feels like just

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Undefeated Huskies run past Douglas

September 23, 2017 — Relentless defensive pressure and a dominant running game have been front and center for the Reno High football team so far this season. And on Friday night, the Huskies showed why they are undefeated and High Desert League championship challengers when they ran to a

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Miners turn momentum in volleyball win at Douglas

September 23, 2017 — Despite a promising start, the Douglas Tigers were unable to sustain their momentum Thursday night in a 3-0 loss against Sierra League rival Bishop Manogue. The defending league champion Manogue Miners, led by a nucleus of third-year varsity veterans, pulled out a closely contested first

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Worley, Caires shine on court

September 22, 2017 — Here's a breakdown of Carson Valley athletes who have graduated from high school and now compete in college: VOLLEYBALL MONTRASHAY WORLEY — Hartford University (West Hartford, Conn.), 2015 Douglas graduate: Worley helped the Hawks in a come-from-behind 3-2 win against Brown Friday in their first

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Worley, Caires shine on court

September 22, 2017 — Here's a breakdown of Carson Valley athletes who have graduated from high school and now compete in college: VOLLEYBALL MONTRASHAY WORLEY — Hartford University (West Hartford, Conn.), 2015 Douglas graduate: Worley helped the Hawks in a come-from-behind 3-2 win against Brown Friday in their first

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