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Seventh heaven: Gaels win 7th straight Sunset crown

Seventh heaven: Gaels win 7th straight Sunset crown

Winning the Sunset Region championship basketball title has become so commonplace at Bishop Gorman that even head coach Grant Rice has lost count. “You know what, I really couldn’t tell you,” Rice said after the Gaels [...]

Familiar foes to face off for Sunrise Region title

Familiar foes to face off for Sunrise Region title

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com Canyon Springs guard Jordan Davis scored 17 points in a 79-62 Sunrise Region semifinal victory over Las Vegas on Thursday night, but the senior’s passing during a stretch in the third quarter [...]

Las Vegas earns V-Game 3-Peat with win over Valley

Las Vegas earns V-Game 3-Peat with win over Valley

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com There was no official attendance number for the Thursday night showdown between Las Vegas and Valley, but marking a box labeled “Full Gym” might be sufficient. With both sets of fans trading [...]

Dorsey (49 points) continues scoring blitz against Centennial

Dorsey (49 points) continues scoring blitz against Centennial

Those who arrived early before Saturday afternoon’s Bishop Gorman-Findlay Prep showdown at the South Point Hotel Arena got to watch two of the nation’s top guard prospects – Tyler Dorsey of Maranatha High in Pasadena and [...]

Spencer’s block saves the day for Findlay Prep, 50-49

Spencer’s block saves the day for Findlay Prep, 50-49

It was the perfect play to pull out a hard-fought rivalry game … almost. Bishop Gorman, trailing the nation’s No. 1 ranked prep team, Findlay Prep, 50-49, with 1.1 seconds remaining, had star 7-foot forward and [...]

Valley tops Vegas in rivalry showdown

Valley tops Vegas in rivalry showdown

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com Battling through the Northeast League must be like fighting through a rigorous gauntlet, with three perennial powers, Canyon Springs, Las Vegas and Valley, expected to battle for the league title each year. [...]

Layup at buzzer takes down Gaels in OT

Layup at buzzer takes down Gaels in OT

When it comes to frustrating ways to lose a game, Bishop Gorman may have set the standard Friday night at the Orleans Arena. The Gaels (8-3) lost to Oklahoma power Putnam City West, 52-50, in overtime [...]

Vegas welcomes challenge at Tarkanian

Vegas welcomes challenge at Tarkanian

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com Later in its season schedule, Las Vegas has a five-game stretch where the Wildcats face Clark, Valley, Desert Pines, Santa Monica (Calif.) and Canyon Springs. That gauntlet has the potential to shape [...]

Balanced attack powers Centennial past Canyon Springs

Balanced attack powers Centennial past Canyon Springs

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com Prior to Centennial’s road game at Canyon Springs on Thursday night, Centennial head coach Todd Allen said his kids needed this type of game, meaning a tough test against another top-five team [...]

Valley wins battle at Foothill

Valley wins battle at Foothill

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com It seems that when a Southern Nevada basketball team wants a tough, non-league, road test early in the season, Foothill is always the answer. Last year, Las Vegas came in and won [...]