Ladycats take down Lincoln

Junior White Pine wing Kadi Finicum goes up for a contested jump-shot in the Ladycats’ 50-41 home win over rival Lincoln on Tuesday.

The White Pine High School Ladycats basketball team got payback Tuesday night on the only team that has beaten them this season, their rival Lincoln High School. After suffering a close 40-37 road loss to the Ladylynx on Jan. 13, coach Krystal … [Read more...]

Ashby places second in Spring Creek wrestling meet

Senior White Pine HIgh School wrestler Drue Ashby continued to rack up medals this season with a second place finish at a 31-team wrestling tournament in Spring Creek over the weekend. “Drue wrestled really well. I’ve said it time and time again, … [Read more...]

Poor second half defense lets Lincoln pull away

Senior White Pine point guard Nate Lee goes up for an uncontested lay-up in the Bobcats’ 68-42 loss to Lincoln Tuesday.

Bad habits and soft defense. After only trailing by seven points at halftime, those were the reasons White Pine boys basketball coach Charlie Hall cited for the Bobcats’ collapse in the second half of the team’s 68-42 loss at home to Lincoln on … [Read more...]

Young scores 41 in first win

White Pine team captain Chris Young goes for a ball under the hoop surrounded by four Laughlin players in the Bobcat’s 93-52 home win. (Garrett Estrada photo)

They knew it was coming. The White Pine High School boys basketball team had put in the work in practice. Their first year coach Charlie Hall knew they had it in them. And then it finally happened. The Bobcats erased the goose egg in their win … [Read more...]

Ladycats stay dominant at home, slip on road

Junior guard Ashlyn Huntington dives for a ball on the ground against two Laughlin players in the Ladycats’ 44-7 win on Jan. 9. (Garrett Estrada photo)

The White Pine High School Ladycats continued their dominance on the home court, winning games against Laughlin on Jan. 9 and Needles on Jan. 10 to remain unbeaten on their home floor. The road proved to be more difficult for the Ladycats (13-1, 6-1) … [Read more...]

Tarkanian basketball academy to hold free clinic in Ely

After winning the NCAA National Championship game in 1990 against Duke, Coach Jerry Tarkanian told the national televised audience that the Championship was not just for Las Vegas, but for the entire state of Nevada. In the spirit of this … [Read more...]

Senior Ashby continues to impress coach with third place finish in meet

Senior White Pine wrestler Drue Ashby challenged himself at the beginning of his final year to win more and to place in more tournaments than any year prior. So far, he is accomplishing that, and impressing his head coach Mike Gamberg along the … [Read more...]

Tarkanian Basketball Academy kicks off rural Nevada Free basketball clinics in Ely

After winning the NCAA National Championship in 1990, Coach Jerry Tarkanian told the national televised audience that the Championship was not just for Las Vegas, but for the entire state of Nevada. In the spirit of this sentiment and in honor of … [Read more...]

Ladycats continue to roll

Haylee Andre dribbles through two Pahranagat Valley defenders in the 
Ladycats 49-27 road win on Dec. 30.  (Dave Maxell photo)

By Dave Maxwell  and Garrett Estrada Lincoln County Record and The Ely Times Three teams are tied for the Division III Southern League standings as play picks up again this weekend in the new year. Coach Krystal Smith said the Ladycats had … [Read more...]

Individuals shine in biggest meet of season

Bobcat wrestlers Drue Ashby and Chris Gamberg both had one goal in mind when they headed into the biggest tournament meet of their season in Reno, the Sierra Nevada Classic. “We wanted to make it through to the second day,” Gamberg said. That … [Read more...]