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Truckee football | Wolverines blank Yerington on road (1)

September 1, 2014 — 

The Truckee football team is off to a promising start. After a sluggish first half offensively, the Wolverines warmed up in the second half to earn a 14-0 win in …

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Incline football | Highlanders lose heartbreaker in season opener (2)

September 1, 2014 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE — If Incline’s season opener was any indication of things to come, the Highlanders are set for a wild 2014 campaign. The Incline football team came up about …

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North Tahoe soccer | Laker boys open season with road victory (3)

August 29, 2014 — 

When opportunity knocked, the North Tahoe High boys soccer team was right there to answer the door Thursday afternoon on its way to a 4-1 season-opening victory at Douglas. Senior …

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Idaho man races to victory in Lake Tahoe Triathlon (4)

August 29, 2014 — 

For the first time this summer, someone beat JP Donovan to the finish line of a race. Thirty-year-old Derek Garcia of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, raced to victory in the Olympic …

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Youth golf tour wraps up at Gray’s Crossing (5)

August 29, 2014 — 

The Truckee Tahoe Junior Golf Tour Championship was held on a perfect day with perfect course conditions at Gray’s Crossing last Monday. With championship trophies and the season-long TTJGT Cup …

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Grom contest supports Rocker Memorial Skateboard Fund (6)

August 29, 2014 — 

More than 40 young skateboarders took to the Truckee Skate Park this past Saturday to compete in a grom 16-and-under contest that served as a fundraiser for the Rocker Memorial …

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Trilogy complete | Jeremy Jones, TGR set to premier latest film, ‘Higher’ (7)

August 28, 2014 — 

When Jeremy Jones spots a beastly, snow-covered peak in the remote backcountry, he sizes it up like a playground adversary, calculating in his brain the risk versus reward of accepting …

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Incline football | Talented Highlanders eyeing postseason berth (8)

August 27, 2014 — 

Incline sports fans have talked about this year’s senior class since its Pop Warner days. And for good reason. “We’re looking pretty good. The senior group is stellar,” said Incline …

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Rams make statement at annual jamboree (9)

August 26, 2014 — 

The North Lake Tahoe Pop Warner Rams opened their season at the Sagebrush-Empire Pop Warner League’s Al Barbieri Jamboree in Fallon this past Saturday.  The entire League assembles in a …

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Truckee soccer | Boys motivated to bring home state title (10)

August 26, 2014 — 

Given its lofty standards, five years without a state championship is a significant drought for the Truckee boys soccer team. The Wolverines — owners of an NIAA record seven state …

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Friday Fodder | Nevada finally getting credit as one of top baseball states (11)

August 22, 2014 — 

I get the whole Las Vegas versus Reno thing. I understand that Las Vegas believes it is a separate state from the rest of Nevada and northern Nevada is convinced …

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Laser racers return to action (12)

August 22, 2014 — 

In an effort to make up for many rain cancellations, Monday night’s Lake Tahoe Laser Races were started an hour early to try and make up for the lost time. …

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Truckee’s Andy Anderson victorious in Marlette 50K (13)

August 22, 2014 — 

Andy Anderson of Truckee raced to a first-place finish in the inaugural Marlette 50K in the Spooner Lake Backcountry on Sunday. Competing in the 35-39 age group, Anderson covered the …

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Truckee football | Wolverines looking to regain championship form (14)

August 22, 2014 — 

It’s been awhile since the 12-time state champion Wolverines entered a season as anything but the team to beat. A year after struggling to a 3-6 record and failing to …

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Donovan, Turner claim victories in XTERRA Lake Tahoe triathlon (15)

August 22, 2014 — 

JP Donovan is a race-winning machine this summer. The 27-year-old Incline High cross-country coach won his fourth triathlon in as many attempts on Saturday, this time capturing victory in the …

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Low numbers force North Tahoe High to scrap football season (16)

August 19, 2014 — 

TAHOE CITY, Calif. — The North Tahoe football program finally reached a worst-case scenario. After grappling with numbers for the better part of the past decade, longtime North Tahoe head …

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Inaugural Tahoe 200-Mile Endurance Run to test athletes (17)

August 14, 2014 — 

Aside from, maybe, Forrest Gump, not even the hardiest runner would want to tackle a foot race from Lake Tahoe to San Francisco. An equidistant course along the Tahoe Rim …

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Youth golfers battle in 4th tour stop (18)

August 14, 2014 — 

The Resort at Squaw Creek golf course was in outstanding condition for the 52 youth golfers who competed in the fourth leg of the Truckee Tahoe Junior Golf Tour last …

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Tahoe teen fares well in national rock climbing competition (19)

August 14, 2014 — 

Teenage rock climbing extraordinaire Stefan Fellner represented Lake Tahoe well at the Sport Climbing Series National Championship in Atlanta on July 13. Climbing for High Altitude Fitness in Incline Village, …

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Tahoe City fast-pitch legends to be honored at Colfax tourney (20)

August 14, 2014 — 

Three Northern California communities that in the 1970s and 1980s were united by fast pitch softball will come together one more time next week when the Colfax Recreation Association hosts …

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