Ladycats headed to Vegas divisional tournament

When the White Pine High School Ladycats found themselves in a close 24-24 game at halftime against Agassi Prep on Saturday at home, coach Krystal Smith turned to something that has been working all year, the press defense. “The press turned the … [Read more...]

Lady Mustangs split home games

Two Lund High School girls basketball players fight for a rebound over Sandy Valley in their 48-44 home loss Friday.
(Garrett Estrada photo)

The Lund High School girl’s basketball team put up some fights on their home floor during their homecoming weekend. In the first part of a double-header weekend for the Mustangs, Sandy Valley shot out to an early lead. Team coach  Rick Hendrix … [Read more...]

Four wrestlers to enter state meet with top seed

White Pine wrestler Chris Gamberg ended up with a first place seed into the State Champsionship after winning his final match 8-1.
(Samantha Gamberg photo)

Things couldn’t have gone much better for the top White Pine wrestlers at their Divisional meet over the weekend. Four Bobcats, Chris Gamberg, Joe Pauley, Monty Moore and Drue Ashby all earned a number one seed heading into the state championship … [Read more...]

Kingston shines in return from injury

When an athlete returns to their sport after staying out for over a month due to injury, it’s always a scary proposition. It’s a gamble for a coach, not knowing whether the athlete will return to their prior, healthy self or suffer lingering … [Read more...]

Wrestlers dominate in duels

White Pine wrestler Monty Moore gains position on an opponent at Laughlin Duels over the weekend where he went undefeated.
(Garrett Estrada photo)

When White Pine High School traveled to Laughlin to compete in a nine team duels meet, coach Mike Gamberg knew they could handle their own. When seven out of his eight wrestlers seeded for the divisional tournament, he felt justified. Season stars … [Read more...]

Ladycats improve to 20-1 with back to back road wins

The White Pine High School Ladycats extended their winning streak to seven games after winning back to back road games over the weekend in Las Vegas. The Ladycats first faced The Meadows (8-7) on Friday, coming away with a 43-33 victory. The Ladycats … [Read more...]

Bobcats ‘can’t get it going’ in back to back road losses

Though the White Pine High School Bobcat basketball team has had flashes of success in their home gym, the road has been another story. The team dropped another two games in Las Vegas over the weekend, losing to The Meadows (15-5) 79-39 on Friday and … [Read more...]

Basketball Clinic

Basketball camp

Danny Tarkanian, son of the hall of fame college basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian, stands with a girl and her mother who drove 90 miles to attend Tarkanian’s basketball clinic at White Pine High School on Jan. 16. (Courtesy photo) … [Read more...]

Ladycats continue win streak

Junior Ladycat Emily Bischoff goes for a rebound over a Lake Mead Academy player in White Pine’s 51-12 home win Saturday.

The White Pine High School Ladycats are on a roll. Despite losing one of their best players in Debra Kingston for the past two weeks, the Ladycats have continued to run their aggressive style of defense that forces turnovers and leads to quick … [Read more...]

Bobcats pick up second home win of season

Junior Jonathan Gust goes up for a jump shot in the Bobcats’ 63-49 home win over lake Mead on Saturday.

Sometimes all it takes is a stern talk from a coach. That’s what the three big men who guard under the hoop for the White Pine High School Bobcats learned before they went into their home game against Lake Mead Academy on Saturday. Assistant Coach … [Read more...]