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  • Battle Mountain boys drop road games to Incline, North Tahoe
    Wednesday, January 29, 2020 1:00 AM
    Coming off a thrilling victory over Yerington the week before, the Battle Mountain High School boys basketball team was on the road in Lake Tahoe last weekend to play Incline and North Tahoe.
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2020 1:00 AM
    Jay Norvell has announced the hiring of Thomas Sheffield as the special teams coordinator for the Nevada football team.
    Sheffield comes to Nevada from Arkansas-Pine Bluff, where had a successful three-year run as the Golden Lions’ special teams, coordinator and tight ends coach. 
    He also served as the recruiting coordinator for the Golden Lions. Sheffield previously worked with Nevada’s former special teams coach Tommy Perry at North Texas.
  • BMHS wrestlers finish regular season in Fernley
    Tuesday, January 28, 2020 1:00 AM
    In the last tournament of the regular season, the Battle Mountain High School wrestling team traveled to Fernley to participate in the 20th annual Walter Marrietta Vaquero Classic.
    “This is a great tournament,” said BMHS coach Mitch Domagala. “It gives us one final chance to go against the best 4A and 3A teams in Northern Nevada before we begin the stretch run for the state tournament.” 
  • Tuesday, January 28, 2020 1:00 AM
    Bill Best, who coached at Rice for the past two seasons and who had a successful run as the line coach and run-game coordinator at Stephen F. Austin, has been hired by Jay Norvell as Nevada’s offensive line coach.
  • Battle Mountain girls split with Coral Academy, Yerington
    Thursday, January 23, 2020 1:00 AM
    The Battle Mountain High School girls basketball team saw a double-digit lead get away on Saturday afternoon, as Yerington rallied to beat the Lady Longhorns 47-44.
    The win by the Lions moved them into a three-way tie for first place in the Northern 2A with Incline and White Pine. The Lady Longhorns are fourth in the league at 5-3 and Pershing County is fifth at 4-4.
  • Wednesday, January 22, 2020 1:00 AM
    The University of Nevada football team will travel to play Minnesota in 2024 as part of its non-conference schedule, the schools announced today.
  • Wednesday, January 22, 2020 1:00 AM
    San Diego State home basketball games are starting to feel like they did back in the Kawhi Leonard era, when a packed Viejas Arena rocked and the Aztecs reached the Sweet 16 for the first time.
    This time, it’s a trio of transfers leading the No. 7 Aztecs back into national prominence. New Zealander Yanni Wetzell stepped up with 17 points and a career-high 16 rebounds Saturday night for SDSU, which got hot in the second half and beat Nevada 68-55 to remain the nation’s only undefeated team.
  • Serna competes at 2020 Blizzard Blast in Carson City
    Wednesday, January 22, 2020 1:00 AM
    Battle Mountain’s Nevaeah Serna was in Carson City this past weekend for the 2020 Blizzard Blast.
    Serna took home the top spot in the girls 8 and under 25-yard butterfly with a time of 19.86 seconds to beat Carson’s Aliyah Heyder by .09 seconds.
    Serna place third in the girls 8 and under 50-yard butterfly at 55.40, cutting 1.74 seconds off her time. Heyder won that race at 47.75 and Sparks Dominique Dickerson was second at 54.82.
  • Battle Mountain boys sweep league games from Coral Academy, Yerington
    Wednesday, January 22, 2020 1:00 AM
    The Battle Mountain High School boys basketball team had to wait until the final second on Saturday, to complete a weekend sweep at home in the Northern 2A and finish the first half of the season at 5-3.
    The Longhorns held a two-point lead against Yerington on Saturday afternoon and escaped with a 51-49 victory, after the Lions’ last-second shot came up short from 30 feet.   
  • Longhorn JV boys win twice on home floor
    Wednesday, January 22, 2020 1:00 AM
    The Battle Mountain High School junior varsity boys basketball team picked up two Northern 2A victories over the weekend on its home floor.
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