Las Vegas Sun : High School Sports Las Vegas Sun en-us New Sunrise Mountain coach brings exciting offense, enthusiasm to struggling program First-year Sunrise Mountain High coach Chris Sawyers didn’t know what to expect when he took over the program in the spring. He knew the Miners have been one of the worst programs in Nevada ... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 02:00:00 +1700 High-flying Green Valley primed for another big season The Green Valley High defense is put in an unenviable situation every day at practice. It’s not easy to compete against an offense that was one of Las Vegas’ best last season... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 02:00:00 +1700 Preseason all-city: Palo Verde senior, a dying breed in high school sports, highlights Sun’s team Graeson Vereen is stuck playing high school sports in the wrong era. In a day and age when most athletes specialize in one sport, Vereen bucks the trend — he plays football and basketball for Palo Verde High. And he’s one of the area’s top ... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:00:00 +1700 Analysis: 10 high school football games you can’t miss High school football isn’t as wildly followed in Southern Nevada as Texas, Florida, Ohio or in small towns across the nation. But, each year, the crowds continue to grow. This is arguably the state’s most significant high school football rivalry. The Henderson Bowl, the annual game between Basic and Green Valley highs, is arguably the ... Sat, 16 Aug 2014 02:00:00 +1700 Preseason top 10: Gorman still the team to beat, others closing in The high school football team in the top spot of the Sun's preseason top-10 isn’t a surprise. Five-time defending state champion Bishop Gorman is also the nation’s No. 1 ranked team. And, judging by the Gaels’ lineup of Division I recruits ... Tue, 12 Aug 2014 02:00:00 +1700