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  • Wednesday, July 21, 2021 1:00 AM
    Watch List Season 2021 got underway Monday morning, and three members of the Wolf Pack found their names called on the Maxwell Award powered by Mammoth Tech and Bednarik Award powered by Mammoth Tech Preseason Watch Lists.
    Quarterback Carson Strong and wide receiver Romeo Doubs were named to the watch list of the Maxwell Award, given annually to the nation’s College Player of the Year.
  • Wednesday, July 21, 2021 1:00 AM
    In a year of firsts in the majors, Collin Morikawa might have topped them all.
    His performance over four days at the British Open was unlike anything seen at Royal St. George’s, even in such ideal weather for the English coast.
    In his first real test of links golf, Morikawa didn’t make a bogey over his final 31 holes, blowing past mistake-prone Louis Oosthuizen and never flinching as Jordan Spieth made one last charge late Sunday afternoon.
  • Basketball camp rebounds
    Tuesday, July 20, 2021 1:00 AM
    Recently, 100 pre-K through third-graders shared a cherished tradition – Future Mustangs Basketball Camp.
    Later in the week, 40 fourth through eighth-graders met in the high school gym to play one of Lovelock’s favorite sports.
    “We had more campers than we have ever had, I think,” said organizer and Coach Lee Houston.
  • Flag football under the lights
    Tuesday, July 20, 2021 1:00 AM
    Committed coaches watch out for their kids all year, even after school lets out.
    That’s why Pershing County High School athletic director Mike Brooks began offering Flag Football Under the Lights a couple of summers ago.
    “I came up with it to give the kids in Lovelock something to do on summer nights,” he says. “I wanted to give them a chance to be active and develop some football skills.” 
  • Tuesday, July 20, 2021 1:00 AM
    Watch List Season 2021 got underway Monday morning, and three members of the Wolf Pack found their names called on the Maxwell Award powered by Mammoth Tech and Bednarik Award powered by Mammoth Tech Preseason Watch Lists.
    Quarterback Carson Strong and wide receiver Romeo Doubs were named to the watch list of the Maxwell Award, given annually to the nation’s College Player of the Year.
  • Wednesday, July 14, 2021 1:00 AM
    Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said Tuesday that the U.S. military will allow Naval Academy graduate Cameron Kinley to pursue a career in the NFL with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
  • Tuesday, July 13, 2021 1:00 AM
    Nevada Football has continued to rack up the preseason honors ahead of the 2021 campaign, landing a total of 33 selections, including 15 to the first teams, on the Phil Steele and Pro Football Focus (PFF) Preseason All-Mountain West Teams.
    The Pack’s 15 selections to the Phil Steele Preseason All-Mountain West Team shared the conference lead with Boise State and San Jose State, but its eight first-team selections far out-paced the field, being twice that of the next-best program (Fresno State, with four).
    On the PFF teams, Nevada led the way in both overall selections (19) and first-team nods (seven).
  • Lovelock softball league thrives
    Tuesday, July 13, 2021 1:00 AM
    The Weekend Warriors lost a lot of battles over the years. According to Lovelock Softball Association president Jared Jensen, “The Warriors have been playing since our first season (2018). The first few years, they struggled.” 
    Last season they finished below league champs Thick N Wild, the Swingers, Sandlot Junkies, Outkast, Brew Crew, Swamp Donkeys and Thunder Ducks. But that’s all changed.
  • Tuesday, July 13, 2021 1:00 AM
    Former champion Zach Johnson tested positive for the coronavirus before getting on a charter flight to the British Open, forcing him to join the growing list of withdrawals and ending his streak at playing 69 consecutive majors.
    The R&A said Johnson, who played in the John Deere Classic in Illinois on Sunday, and local qualifier Louis de Jager of South Africa had positive COVID-19 tests and withdrew.
  • Tuesday, July 13, 2021 1:00 AM
    Nevada Football has continued to rack up the preseason honors ahead of the 2021 campaign, landing a total of 33 selections, including 15 to the first teams, on the Phil Steele and Pro Football Focus (PFF) Preseason All-Mountain West Teams.
    The Pack’s 15 selections to the Phil Steele Preseason All-Mountain West Team shared the conference lead with Boise State and San Jose State, but its eight first-team selections far out-paced the field, being twice that of the next-best program (Fresno State, with four).
    On the PFF teams, Nevada led the way in both overall selections (19) and first-team nods (seven).
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