Ladycats coach, athletes stay busy over summer

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The fifth through eighth grade basketball camp participants pose for a team photo in front of volunteer members of the state championship winning Ladycat basketball team.

Krystal Smith and members of her White Pine High School Ladycats basketball team and softball team have been busy during their summer vacation. Rather than taking time off from the basketball court and softball diamond, the Ladycats, along with … [Read more...]

Leyba sisters take aim at rodeo success

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Sisters Jessie and Sadie Leyba have shot to the top of .22 events.

  When Sadie Leyba picked up a .22 rifle for the first time, she estimates she was no older than 10-years-old. The gun was a way for her father Sam Leyba to bond with her. Her younger sister Jessie said her experience was similar. “We … [Read more...]

Slow pitch softball champions

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The Club Rio and Sunset Lanes slow pitch softball team won the league championship 26-14 over the Concrete Insurance Queens on Aug. 4. Pictured from left to right: Benny Reilley, Skylar Hall, Tricia Reynoso, Mikka Miller, Aaron Trujillo, Matthew Searle, Anthony Searle, Alli Huntington, Jacqueline Lemback, Trevor Marques, Alicia Searle. Not pictured: Stephanie Smith and Mandy Marques.

( Garrett Estrada photo) The Club Rio and Sunset Lanes slow pitch softball team won the league championship 26-14 over the Concrete Insurance Queens on Aug. 4. Pictured from left to right: Benny Reilley, Skylar Hall, Tricia Reynoso, Mikka … [Read more...]

State Champs host basketball camp

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(Teresa Stewart photo) White Pine High School girls basketball coaches Krystal Smith and Susan Jensen and members of last year’s Division III State Championship basketball team hosted a week-long youth basketball camp for 25 girls from July 27-30 … [Read more...]

Ladycat softball camps start August 8

White Pine Ladycat Softball is excited to announce that they will be holding three different skills camps this summer for girls in grades 1st-8th. Athletes are encouraged to sign up for as many camps as they’d like, with each camp focused on a … [Read more...]

Little League All Stars

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Courtesy photo The 11-12 year old All Stars would like to thank the following for the support and donations for the District 3 tournament in Hawthorne: Foreland Refinery (rooms for 9-10 and 11-12 year old All Stars), Ridleys (water and Gatorade), … [Read more...]

Nev. places in top 20 at National High School Finals Rodeo in Wyo.

The National High School Finals Rodeo finished on July 18 and Nevada participants combined for a 15th place finish overall. ely Finishes Trap Shooting — Tyler Whipple, 4th place; Austin Zeman, 46th place. .22 Shooting — Sadie Leyba, 10th … [Read more...]

Little League 9-10 year old all stars score big win

Kobe Barnes swings the bat during a game in the Hawthorne Little League All Stars Tournament held last week in Spring Creek. (Courtesy photos)

It had been years in the making but on Monday the 9-10 year olds Little League All Stars did it, they scored a win in an all star tournament. “It was a very big win. It had been a long time, like 7 or 8 years. The kids were really excited,” the … [Read more...]

Four locals advance to nationals

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Sadie Leyba holds the American flag during the opening ceremonies of the State Finals Rodeo.

  After all the months hard work and preparation, the White Pine High School Rodeo Club have successfully concluded their second straight year hosting the State Finals rodeo. Four of the clubs members will advance onto the National Finals … [Read more...]

Rodeo Nationals fundraising

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Garrett Estrada photo As the 2015-2016 State of Nevada High School Rodeo Queen and National Qualifer, Catherine Odgers has some work to do. She is currently attempting to fund raise $500 to make the trip to nationals as well as decorate a Nevada … [Read more...]