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'It's always a battle': Liberty outlasts Basic
Thursday, October 24, 2013
high school football:
If there is one team in Sunrise Southeast division that issn’t going to be afraid of the other-world numbers that Liberty is putting up, it would be Basic. “They don’t back down, and they’re not intimidated,” Liberty coach Rich Muraco said. “Coach (Jeff) Cahill does an amazing job. … They do a good job with their system and it’s always a battle.” The Wolves gave the Patriots everything they could handle, but the Patriots’ defense made critical stops and the offense lit up the scoreboard once again, giving Liberty a 63-42 victory Thursday.
Photo: Basic High football players (from left) Pale Laulu
Jon Scoffield powers Basic past Del Sol
Friday, October 18, 2013
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Give the ball to Jon Scoffield and let him do the rest. That was Basic’s strategy Friday night, a strategy it used to run past Del Sol 34-13.
Photo: Basic High football players (from left) Pale Laulu
Basic makes it two in a row
Friday, October 4, 2013
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Antraye Johnson pulled off a rare trifecta in Basic’s 53-28 victory over host Eldorado Friday night. The electric quarterback scored a rushing touchdown, a passing touchdown and a return touchdown — all in the first half.
Photo: Basic High football players (from left) Pale Laulu
Antraye Johnson leads Basic to first win of the season
Friday, September 27, 2013
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After three weeks of disappointment to start the season, Basic finally broke through and nabbed its first victory at home Friday against Valley.
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Bradley Alexander II accounts for three touchdowns in Canyon Springs victory
Friday, September 20, 2013
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Bradley Alexander II passed for two touchdowns and rushed for another today in leading the Canyon Springs High football team to a 30-14 victory against host Basic. Despite having turnovers on three consecutive offensive plays, Canyon Springs opened the game with 23 unanswered points in improving to 3-0 on the season.
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Las Vegas High's offense continues to produce, helps Wildcats pull away from Basic
Thursday, September 12, 2013
high school football:
Another week, another high-scoring effort by the Las Vegas High football team. One week after scoring 60 points in their opener, the Wildcats enjoyed another big output in a 56-28 victory against visiting Basic.
Henderson Roll: Green Valley keeps coveted rivalry trophy for third straight year
Henderson Roll: Green Valley keeps coveted rivalry trophy for third straight year
Sunday, September 8, 2013
high school football: Offensive records shattered courtesy of quarterbacks in 23rd annual Henderson Bowl
Most of the Green Valley student section beat the players in the mad rush to the Henderson Bowl trophy. It wasn’t that the Gators weren’t ecstatic about keeping the city’s preeminent rivalry trophy by downing Basic for a third straight year Saturday night. They were just exhausted.
Photo: Basic High football players (from left) Pale Laulu
Basic's dynamic offense should again be productive in 2013
Saturday, September 7, 2013
high school football:
The Basic High football team typically produces one of the highest-scoring offenses in Southern Nevada. They’ve had a first-team all-state wide receiver the past two years, averaging about 30 points per game the past two seasons. This fall, they’ll again have an explosive player leading the charge.
Photo: Devonte Boyd of Basic catches a pass during the He
UNLV football lands top recruit in Basic wide receiver Devonte Boyd
Thursday, December 6, 2012
prep recruiting: The 6-foot-2, 180-pound senior had more than 2,500 career receiving yards
UNLV quarterback Nick Sherry will have another weapon in the passing game starting next fall. Devonte Boyd, a 6-foot-2, 180-pound wide receiver from Basic High in Henderson, verbally committed to the Rebels Thursday.
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Defense propels Canyon Springs to playoff win over Basic
Saturday, November 10, 2012
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When Canyon Springs High defensive back A.J. Cooper picked off Basic High quarterback Jaylen Rose in the third quarter, nobody expected him to do what followed.
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Chris Laliberte scores all of Coronado's points in comeback win over Basic
Saturday, November 3, 2012
high school football: Coronado takes second place in the Southeast division for best finish in nine years
No one could blame Coronado senior Chris Laliberte for struggling to come up with the words to describe his team’s 24-20 victory over Basic. Before Friday night, the receiver/kicker had never caught a touchdown pass. He scored all three of the Cougars' touchdowns against the Wolves.
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Liberty proves itself with win over Basic
Friday, October 26, 2012
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The Patriots got a late score from star running back and UNLV commit Niko Kapeli to emerge with a 28-22 victory Friday over the Wolves.
Photo: Devonte Boyd of Basic catches a pass during the He
UNLV recruiting target Devonte Boyd unstoppable in Basic win
Thursday, October 18, 2012
high school football:
The Basic High football team remained undefeated in Southeast League games Thursday night with a 44-21 win against visiting Del Sol. UNLV recruiting target Devonte Boyd had nearly 200 receiving yards and two touchdowns, and returned a punt about 45 yards for another score, in helping the Wolves improve to 6-1 overall and 3-0 in the Southeast.
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Basic's Antraye Johnson, Devonte Boyd get the best of Foothill in rivalry game
Friday, October 12, 2012
high school football: The Battle for Boulder Highway was scoreless in the second half, partially because Foothill QB Doxtator was injured
Basic’s Antraye Johnson was a one-man show Thursday for most of the first half against neighboring Foothill in the ‘Battle for Boulder Highway’ rivalry game.
Photo: Gio Hernandez of Green Valley runs for a touchdown
Green Valley's defense answers the call in Henderson Bowl victory against Basic
Saturday, September 29, 2012
High school football: Gio Hernandez, Christian Lopez lead GV offense, but defense steals show in containing Basic's Devonte Boyd
When the school bus driving the Green Valley High football team departed Basic’s Don Taylor Stadium on Friday night, you could easily hear the players celebrating their 31-27 victory in the annual Henderson Bowl rivalry game. They were signing, “Na Na Hey Hey Goodbye” at the top of their lungs in celebration of their second straight victory in the rivalry.

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