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Douglas softball team caps successful season

May 22, 2018 — Douglas High softball coach John Glover expressed his concern last week about the pros and cons of relying on the long ball. "I'd rather we didn't live and die by the home run," Glover said with a smile on Thursday after the Tigers homered three

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Sierra Lutheran boys, girls track finish second

May 22, 2018 — Sierra Lutheran's boys started Saturday at the NIAA State Track & Field Championships in Carson City with a season-best performance in the 4×800 relay that catapulted the Falcons to a second-place finish among 1A schools. The quartet of sophomore Caleb Contreras, freshman Andreas Gilson, sophomore

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Tigers on track to state finals

May 20, 2018 — Ten Douglas High School athletes will compete today and Saturday at the NIAA State Track and Field Championships in Carson City. Running and field events in all four classifications — 4A, 3A, 2A and 1A — will get underway at 3 p.m. today and 8

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Tigers reach state softball finals

May 18, 2018 — On Thursday afternoon, Douglas High softball coach John Glover spoke about the pros and cons of relying on the long ball. "I'd rather we didn't live and die by the home run," he said with a smile at that time. One day later, Rylee Retzer

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Coleville softball team qualifies for 1A state

May 18, 2018 — A difficult test awaits the Coleville Wolves on Thursday when they are scheduled to open at the NIAA 1A State Softball Tournament in Reno. Coleville (17-5 overall), the North's No. 2 seed, opens with a 2 p.m. game against the South's top seed and five-time

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Sierra Lutheran boys run to 1A region title

May 18, 2018 — Led by Jared Marchegger, Sierra Lutheran captured the Northern 1A Region boys track and field championship on Saturday at Yerington High School. Sierra Lutheran finished with 188 points. Smith Valley was a distant second with 95. Marchegger won three individual events — the 1,600 in

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Ten Tigers advance to state meet

May 18, 2018 — Douglas High's Sophia Bottino, Kyla Hinnant, Megan Veil and Madison Smalley gave a peak performance on Saturday when they combined to break their own school record and win the girls 4×200 relay at the Northern 4A Region Track and Field Championships in Carson City. Hannah

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Douglas boys win fifth straight title

May 18, 2018 — A gold medal performance in the 200-yard medley relay put the Douglas High boys out front from the start en route to its fifth straight team title at the Northern 4A Region Swimming and Diving Championships Saturday in Carson City. Even though that was the

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Tigers continue power surge in 8-5 state win

May 17, 2018 — You could say a power surge has helped push the Douglas Tigers deep into Nevada's high school softball postseason. Try these numbers out for size: 12 home runs by five different players in six games. And on Thursday, the Tigers continued that surge when Chloie

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Tigers, Wolves to meet in state softball

May 16, 2018 — Two high school softball teams that have waited a long time to play on Nevada's biggest stage — the Douglas Tigers and Basic Wolves — will be looking to make up for lost time on Thursday when they square off in the first round of

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Freshmen perform well at region golf

May 16, 2018 — Douglas High freshman Jon-Paul McNamara carded a season-best opening round score on Monday and went on to finish with an overall score of 183, good for 31st place at the Northern 4A Region Boys Golf Tournament. McNamara shot 89 during the first round at Hidden

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Tigers moving on to state softball

May 15, 2018 — In recent years, the Douglas High softball has had numerous close calls in its quest to return to the NIAA state tournament. And despite absorbing a 9-3 loss against Spanish Springs in the Northern 4A Region tournament finals on Monday afternoon in Reno, the Tigers

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Douglas punches ticket to state

May 12, 2018 — A pair of three-run homers in the second inning, both by players hitting No. 8 in the order, were the difference for the Douglas Tigers Friday afternoon at the Northern 4A Region Tournament in Reno. For better and for worse. First, Kettja Bennett hit a

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Douglas boys look for fifth straight title

May 10, 2018 — Douglas High's boys swimming and diving team continued one win streak last Saturday by sweeping through a double dual meet. The Tigers will continue their quest to continue another streak Friday and Saturday when the Northern 4A Region Championships continue in Carson City. The Tigers

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DOUGLAS baseball hall of fame

May 10, 2018 —

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Region softball anybody’s game

May 9, 2018 — Make no mistake about it, the Douglas High softball team is very happy to be seeded No. 3 coming into the start of the Northern 4A Region Tournament Thursday in Reno. At the same time, however, coach John Glover realizes the Tigers still have a

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Tigers salvage split with Senators

May 9, 2018 — One game separated Douglas and Carson in the Northern 4A softball standings coming into Saturday. And the playoff-bound rival teams walked off the field the same way after splitting their regular season-ending doubleheader in Carson City. Carson won the opener, 10-5, and Douglas took the

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Tigers advance to region finals

May 8, 2018 — Five individual first-place performances coupled with team championship honors in the girls division led a parade of highlights for the Douglas High track and field team Saturday at the Sierra League Championships in Sparks. Kindra Ruckman and Meleeah Mckown emerged as winners in the discus

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Douglas JV drops two close games to Carson

May 8, 2018 — A five-run seventh inning rally lifted the Carson Senators to a 9-4 junior varsity baseball season-ending win against the Douglas Tigers last Thursday in Minden. Two walks, two errors and a two-run triple by Justin Stevens ignited the rally as Carson broke a 4-all tie.

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Homers lift Tigers past Galena, 4-1

May 7, 2018 — Chloie Pratt and Haley Doughty hit home runs to help lead the Douglas High softball team to a 4-1 victory against Galena on Thursday afternoon in Minden. Pratt's solo home run in the fourth inning tied the score 1-all and Doughty's homer highlighted a three-run

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