Recent Stories | RecordCourier.com

Recent Stories in Sports

An overload of players for Wolf Pack

May 22, 2018 — Sports fodder for a Friday morning … The Nevada Wolf Pack men's basketball program has enough players for three teams. The Wolf Pack currently has 20 players, 19 of whom are eligible to play this coming season. Of those 20, no less than 15 are

Learn more »

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

Learn more »

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

Learn more »

Kids’ Fishing Derby volunteers to meet

May 22, 2018 — An organizational meeting for volunteers to the 29th annual Kids' Fishing Derby will be held on Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Lampe Park pavilion. Anyone interested in helping at the derby is welcome to attend. Follow-up volunteer meetings will be held on Saturday at

Learn more »

Norvell explains Wolf Pack vision

May 20, 2018 — Jay Norvell spoke on Tuesday night about how the University of Nevada football program has progressed in his first full year as head coach. That means steps forward that have taken place on and off the field. It's been a process, Norvell explained to his

Learn more »

Norvell: Pack football ‘light years ahead’ now

May 20, 2018 — It would be an understatement to say a lot has happened since May 23, 2017, when Jay Norvell spoke at the Carson Valley Inn about his vision as the University of Nevada's first-year head football coach. On Tuesday night, Norvell returned as part of the

Learn more »

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

Learn more »

Kaleb Foster slams fourth homer

May 20, 2018 — Here's a breakdown of Carson Valley athletes who have graduated from high school and now compete in college: BASEBALL KALEB FOSTER — University of Nevada, 2015 Douglas graduate: Foster went 2-for-5 with a solo homer in the fifth inning last Friday in the Wolf Pack's

Learn more »

Girls lacrosse ends season with victory

May 20, 2018 — The Douglas Girls Lacrosse Club ended its second season on an upbeat note with a 9-6 win at Reno. Douglas was led by its three seniors. Ally Foster was recognized as the team's MVP for the High Sierra Lacrosse League game as she scored four

Learn more »

Family fishing memories last a lifetime

May 19, 2018 — Hello, fellow anglers. We are only a week away from Memorial Day weekend, which means anglers will be everywhere enjoying the beautiful Sierra. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Nevada Department of Wildlife will be planting our surrounding lakes, ponds and rivers

Learn more »

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

Learn more »

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

Learn more »

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

Learn more »

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

Learn more »

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

Learn more »

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

Learn more »

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

Learn more »

Youth fishing derbies upcoming

May 16, 2018 — Hello, fellow anglers. I can't tell you how exciting this time of year is. Many of the local rivers have opened for fishing, the higher lakes are thawing, and most important, the local kids fishing derby's are only a month away. First is the Lampe

Learn more »

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

Learn more »

Student-athletes recognized at 14th Molly Youth Awards

May 16, 2018 — The 14th annual Molly Youth Awards held at the Carson Valley Inn honored outstanding Douglas County student-athletes and celebrated the memory of Douglas High School student-athlete Molly Lahlum. Forty award winners were recognized for their academic achievement, athletic participation and community service excellence by Me-for-Incredible-Youth,

Learn more »