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Blog: Gorman, kings of Nevada football, capture 6th straight state title
Blog: Gorman, kings of Nevada football, capture 6th straight state title
Saturday, December 6, 2014
High School Sports: Martell's 6 TD passes likely sends Gorman to mythical national championship
The Bishop Gorman High football team did its part today to become national champions, beating Reed High of Sparks 70-28 in the Division I state championship game for their sixth consecutive Nevada title. Now, it's up to ...
Photo: Bishop Gorman players take the field after a rain
Gorman football’s next trip to the north could yield ultimate prize
Friday, December 5, 2014
High School Football: Familiar opponent Reed of Sparks the last team in Gorman's way for sixth straight state title, mythical national championship
When the Bishop Gorman High football team traveled to Reno six seasons ago to play the north’s Reed High in the state playoffs, some expected the Gaels to lose. Few Las Vegas area teams previously had success in Reno. A majority couldn’t even score. But Gorman led 35-0 at the end of the first quarter, scoring on four of its first 10 plays to lead by four touchdowns less than six minutes into the game. “We just exploded on them,” Gorman coach Tony Sanchez said, rehashing plays still ...
Photo: Bishop Gorman's Bryce Garcia #29 intercepts a pass
Meet Gorman football’s unsung standout
Thursday, December 4, 2014
High School Football:
Bryce Garcia didn’t become a starter until this season, progressing through the program and doing whatever coaches asked with hopes of receiving playing time. Last season as a junior, that playing time came at the end of blowouts ...
Gorman’s Sanchez says nothing has been decided on UNLV job
Gorman’s Sanchez says nothing has been decided on UNLV job
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
UNLV Football: Coach calls report he's the next coach premature; sole focus is on Saturday's state championship game
Bishop Gorman High football coach Tony Sanchez says a report Wednesday indicating he’ll be the next UNLV football coach is premature.
High School Football Picks: State Championship
Monday, December 1, 2014
Las Vegas Sun sports Editor Ray Brewer and reporter Case Keefer make their weekly picks for every high school football game across the valley. ...
Photo: Gaels quarterback Tate Martell (18) looks for an o
One win away: Gorman beats Liberty in state semifinals, will face Reed next week for sixth straight title
Saturday, November 29, 2014
High School Football:
Even when the nation’s No. 1-ranked high school football team isn’t at its best, it dominates. Bishop Gorman High, ranked No. 1 by USA Today and other publications, beat Liberty 50-0 today at Rancho in the state semifinals to advance to next week’s state championship game ...
Gorman’s Sanchez downplays UNLV talk, leads Gaels past Liberty and into state championship game
Gorman’s Sanchez downplays UNLV talk, leads Gaels past Liberty and into state championship game
Saturday, November 29, 2014
High School Football: Game played amid speculation that Gaels' coach could be headed to UNLV
Gorman’s sixth-year head coach Tony Sanchez has emerged as the leading candidate to replace Bobby Hauck as UNLV’s football coach. First, Sanchez and Gorman faced Liberty in their quest for a sixth straight state title ...
Photo: Liberty High School QB Kenyon Oblad  #7 celebrates
Can Liberty football again put up a fight against Gorman?
Friday, November 28, 2014
High School Football:
The Liberty High football team took Bishop Gorman’s best punch. And it punched back. Well, until the ...
Photo: Moapa Valley players celebrate their win over Dese
Moapa Valley rallies to force overtime, beats Desert Pines for state championship
Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Moapa Valley overcame a three-touchdown deficit in the fourth quarter, shocking Desert Pines with one improbable play after the next to force overtime. The overtime lasted just two plays. Moapa Valley scored on the first play of its possession and Desert Pines fumbled on its first play ...
State Championship Live Blog: Down 3 TDs in fourth quarter, Moapa Valley storms back to win in OT
State Championship Live Blog: Down 3 TDs in fourth quarter, Moapa Valley storms back to win in OT
Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Moapa Valley trailed Desert Pines by three touchdowns in the fourth quarter of the Division I-A state title game, but the Pirates came back and won 42-36 in overtime ...
Photo: Liberty's Spencer Wilson #8 breaks free on a long
Kings of the Sunrise: Liberty wins fifth straight regional crown, advances to face Gorman
Friday, November 21, 2014
High School Football:
As players started heading back to the locker room, the Liberty High football team’s coaching staff gathered for a celebratory photo. They each raised one hand in the air, playfully waving five fingers to signal the Patriots’ fifth straight Sunrise Regional championship. The Patriots beat visiting Basic 28-16 today for the title partially because of adjustment coaches made at halftime. ...
Photo: Gaels tight end Alize Jones (8) evades a Bingham U
Bishop Gorman mauls Arbor View to win sixth consecutive regional championship
Friday, November 21, 2014
High School Football: Alize Jones catches three touchdown passes on first three receptions
A red cape should have replaced the traditional horns on Arbor View’s helmets Friday night. In the football team’s first-ever appearance in the Sunset Region championship game ...
Friday Night Roundup: Gorman, Liberty look to continue regional championship game streaks
Friday Night Roundup: Gorman, Liberty look to continue regional championship game streaks
Friday, November 21, 2014
High School Football:
Tonight’s regional championship high school football games includes two familiar programs. ...
Photo: Moapa Valley High senior  Kayden Griffiths  catche
One-handed catch nothing new for Moapa Valley player
Friday, November 21, 2014
Ray Brewer:
As soon as Kayden Griffiths caught the football, his teammates on the sideline and supporters in the hometown bleachers wildly cheered. ...
Photo: From left,  Moapa Valley High School football  pla
Can Desert Pines’ momentum topple Moapa Valley’s long tradition of title runs?
Thursday, November 20, 2014
High School Sports:
This is a familiar spot for the Moapa Valley High football team. When it plays Desert Pines at 3 p.m. Saturday at Bishop Gorman for the Division I-A state championship, the Pirates will be playing for the program’s 16th title dating back to the 1940s. Moapa Valley coach Brent Lewis will be part of the state game for the 12th time, starting in 1984 when he was a junior backup quarterback for the Pirates.

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