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Tie-breaker decides Empire Ranch winner

October 18, 2017 — Gary Dalen, Dave Knighton, John Tierney and Gary Mick won Flight A on a tie-breaker last Wednesday during Empire Ranch Senior Men's Golf Club tournament play in Carson. The winning team carded a net score of 119 in the four-man Cha-cha-cha at Empire Ranch Golf

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Boys lacrosse club looks for a start

October 15, 2017 — Organization of a Douglas boys lacrosse team in 2018 will be discussed during a player/parent interest meeting on Tuesday at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center. The meeting is set for 7 p.m. Laurie Smith is directing the effort to start a boys club

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Pop Warner Tigers win three of four games

October 13, 2017 — Douglas Pop Warner football teams won three of four games during Sagebrush Empire League play last weekend. The Douglas Mitey Mites posted a 21-0 victory against the Reno Grizzlies Friday night at Stodick Park. Meanwhile, the Pee Wee division team bested the Reno Wolfpack 29-0,

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MEFIYI to host Fall Sports Bash clinics on Oct. 24-26

October 11, 2017 — Students will have an opportunity to participate in volleyball, basketball and track clinics when Me-For-Incredible-Youth, Inc. (MEFIYI) offers its Fall Break Sports Bash Oct. 24-26. Skill and game instruction, speed and agility training as well as other activities will be conducted during the clinics at

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Martinez wins men’s club event

September 29, 2017 — Augie Martinez won Flight A during Carson Valley Men's Golf Club play on Sunday. Martinez shot a net 61 in an individual stroke play tournament at the Carson Valley Golf Course that featured a 17-hole format (a player's worst hole score was discarded). Jack Sparman

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China Spring hole-in-one prize set for tournament

September 27, 2017 — A $10,000 hole-in-one prize will be featured Monday when China Spring Youth Camp hosts its Valley Sandbagger Golf Tournament on Oct. 2, at the Genoa Lakes Golf Club. The hole-in-one prize money is being offered courtesy of the Carson Valley Inn. The closest-to-the-pin prize is

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WNC, Reno 1868 FC to play on Tuesday

September 24, 2017 — Two soccer teams founded at nearly the same time will square off in a "friendly" exhibition match against Reno 1868 FC on Tuesday in Reno. The Western Nevada College Soccer Club will have the opportunity to play Reno's professional team starting at 11 a.m. at

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Menezes captures men’s club crown

September 22, 2017 — Staff Reports Marc Menezes defeated Jack Sparman 2-up to win the Carson Valley Men's Golf Club A Flight championship over the weekend. Richard Brown also defeated Augie Martinez, 2-up, to win the Flight B championship. Martinez shot a net 70 to win the A flight

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China Spring golf tourney on Oct. 2 at Genoa Lakes

September 20, 2017 — China Spring Youth Camp will host its Valley Sandbagger Golf Tournament ] Oct. 2, at the Genoa Lakes Golf Club. An 11 a.m. shotgun start on the Lakes Course is scheduled for the four-person scramble. Among the highlights is a $10,000 hole-in-one prize, courtesy of

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Sierra Lutheran volleyball team wins twice

September 16, 2017 — Gabby Kale had 11 kills to lead the Sierra Lutheran High volleyball team to a 25-17, 25-22, 25-13 Western 1A win over Sierra Sage. Brynna Hansen added nine kills and five digs. On Tuesday, Sierra Lutheran outlasted Smith Valley in five games, winning 28-26, 15-25,

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Willing victorious at President’s Cup tourney

September 15, 2017 — Chris Willing shot a net 61 to win the Carson Valley Men's Golf Club President's Club Tournament. Willing won the President's Cup and took first-place in Flight B by four shots during the two-round tournament, which was held on Sept. 3 and 10 at the

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Carson Valley Baseball tourney this weekend

September 8, 2017 — Carson Valley Baseball is hosting a travel team tournament this weekend at Lampe Park for 12U-16U age group teams. Four of the CVB's five Express teams will be in action Saturday and Sunday. Games are scheduled to start at 11 a.m. on Saturday and 9

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Elks Soccer Shoot on Saturday

September 6, 2017 — The Douglas County Parks and Recreation Department will host the Tahoe Douglas Elks Lodge No. 2670 Soccer Shoot from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Lampe Park. There is no cost to participate. Registration will take place the day of the event. The event

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Bain wins flight in club championship

September 3, 2017 — Neil Bain defeated Mike Davis 4-and-3 to win the Carson Valley Men's Golf Club Flight C club championship at the Carson Valley Golf Course. The men's club also held a Stableford tournament last Sunday. Marc Menezes won Flight A with his 36-point total, while Tim

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Reardon, Wendel triathlon age group champs

August 31, 2017 — Pike Reardon and Sandra Wendel of Gardnerville were winners in their respective age groups last weekend at the Lake Tahoe Triathlon. Reardon, 53, placed 10th overall and won his men's 50-54 age group in the Olympic Triathlon race Sunday. Wendel won the women's 60-64 age

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WAVE Fishing Derby at Topaz Lake on Sept. 30

August 30, 2017 — Welcome All Veterans Everywhere (WAVE) will host its Fishing Derby on Sept. 30 at Topaz Lake. The event will be held from 7 a.m.-3 p.m. as a fundraiser for WAVE's program to assist veterans. The entry fee is $50. Prizes for tagged fish include $2,500

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Van Nort wins men’s club flight championship

August 28, 2017 — Bob Van Nort has emerged as the Carson Valley Men's Golf Club Championship Tournament Flight 4 winner. Players who are vying for championships in other flights are Marc Prause, Marc Menenzes, Jack Sparman, Augie Martinez, George Chighizola, Roger Hala, Mike Davis and Neil Bain. Garry

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Van Nort wins men’s club flight championship

August 24, 2017 — Bob Van Nort has emerged as the Carson Valley Men's Golf Club Championship Tournament Flight 4 winner. Players who are vying for championships in other flights are Marc Prause, Marc Menenzes, Jack Sparman, Augie Martinez, George Chighizola, Roger Hala, Mike Davis and Neil Bain. Garry

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Wink’s Silver Strike youth bowling sign-ups on Saturday

August 23, 2017 — Wink's Silver Strike Lanes youth program sign-ups will be held on Saturday. Registration will be taken from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Wink's Silver Strike Lanes in the Gardnerville Ranchos. The cost is $35 overall or $9 per a week for bowling, which includes a shirt as

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After-school volleyball program to start Aug. 28

August 21, 2017 — An after-school volleyball playing program is set to begin on Aug. 28 at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center. The program is directed by Dan Hannah and will focus on students in seventh through 10th grades on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays from 2:30-5 p.m.

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