Girl’s track repeats as state champions, boys team places third

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The White Pine girls and boys track team pose on the podium after their .first and third place finishes in the state championship meet held in  Carson City on May 24.

It’s a repeat! The White Pine High School girls track team placed first at the division III state championship meet held at Carson High School on May 23 and 24. The girls, who were expected to have a close matchup against southern rival Meadows … [Read more...]

Marques four-time state champ

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To think Shania Marques almost gave up on the high jump after trying it for the first time in seventh grade. “I was lazy that year and didn’t really want to do it,” Marques said. Her middle school track coach Leif Tokerud suggested to Marques … [Read more...]

Young wins golf state championship

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Chris Young didn’t know he needed to make the birdie putt on the last hole to win the state championship. Without knowing the score of the other golfer, he just had a feeling that it was close. “I was leading by one stroke after the first day. I … [Read more...]

Softball places second in state

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The White Pine High School softball team placed second in the state championship tournament held in Reno over the weekend. They had two chances to beat Lincoln for the title but lost their first game 8-6 and their second 10-4 to finish as the … [Read more...]

Lund has new champ

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Courtesy photo Lund High School has a new state champion.  Sophomore McCall Harness won the Division IV high jump last Friday in Carson City with a new school record jump of 5’1”. The previous record of 5’1/2” was set back in 1996 by Jamie … [Read more...]

Softball wins division over Yerington, headed to state

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 It looked like the game was over. Yerington held a 1-0 lead on the White Pine Ladycat softball team with two outs in the seventh inning. Senior Amanda Allred stepped up to the plate, swung the bat and sent the ball right back toward the … [Read more...]

Golf takes second in division

Justin Kirchner sets up for a shot at the home divisional meet.

The White Pine High School golf team finished second in a home division meet on May 14, qualifying the team to compete in the State Championship in Pahrump on Wednesday. Ty Pickel set a new competitive record low score on the home course with a 65. … [Read more...]

Lund track finishes season strong

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Lund Track and Field athletes from left to right: Ana Armenta, Kelsea Reid, McCall Harness, Wyatt Christensen, Hugo Armenta and Gabe Harris.

The small Lund High School Track and Field team had a good showing at the Southern Region Meet in Las Vegas May 16-17. While the temperatures were over 100 degrees both days the runners survived the heat to turn in some good marks.  Junior Kelsea … [Read more...]

Girls track wins division

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Mikalyn Almberg pole vaults at the divisional meet in Las Vegas.

By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer The White Pine High School girls track team won their divisional meet at Sunset High School in Las Vegas on Saturday. The team will next face off against rival Meadows in the state championship in … [Read more...]

Softball team earns top playoff seed after shutout road win

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By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer The White Pine High School Ladycats softball team didn’t stumble after their final home game of the season was suspended due to weather conditions Tuesday, winning 14-0 in West Wendover on … [Read more...]

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