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South Tahoe JV football loses to Elko 23-14 (1)

October 21, 2014 — 

The South Tahoe junior varsity football team lost to Elko 23-14 on Friday night at Viking Stadium. The defeat ended a two-game winning streak for the Vikings and dropped their …

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South Tahoe sweeps boys singles at NIAA tennis regionals (2)

October 21, 2014 — 

TRUCKEE, Calif. — At the NIAA Div. I-A Northern Region Tennis Championships last weekend, South Tahoe’s top individual players delivered a strong performance. Six Vikings advanced to the state tournament …

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Howls spark improbable comeback for Lake Tahoe CC men’s soccer (3)

October 21, 2014 — 

With six minutes left in its conference match against Feather River College (Quincy, Calif.) on Friday, the Lake Tahoe Community College men’s soccer team appeared finished. The Golden Eagles had …

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Lake Tahoe CC women’s soccer rallies to tie Feather River on emotional afternoon (4)

October 21, 2014 — 

Before the Lake Tahoe Community College women’s soccer team took on Feather River College (Quincy, Calif.), the Coyotes showed compassion for their opponents. The Golden Eagles took the field Friday …

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Smith’s strike lifts South Tahoe over Truckee 1-0 (5)

October 21, 2014 — 

TRUCKEE, Calif. — Goals are tough to come by when the Truckee and South Tahoe girls soccer teams clash. After playing to a 1-1 draw in their first meeting, the …

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Vikings can’t stay with Elko, lose 49-28 (6)

October 21, 2014 — 

The South Tahoe football team hung with second-place Elko for two quarters Friday night — but couldn’t keep up with the Indians after halftime. The Vikings gave up three unanswered …

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Warriors beat Mineral County in 20T thriller, remain unbeaten (7)

October 21, 2014 — 

HAWTHORNE, Nev. — The Whittell football team won a thriller Friday night to continue its undefeated start to the 2014 season. Whittell beat Mineral County 56-50 in double overtime, securing …

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Whittell girls soccer blanks Mustangs, Longhorns (8)

October 21, 2014 — 

The Whittell girls soccer team notched a pair of lopsided home wins in consecutive days last week to remain undefeated in league play. The Warriors beat Battle Mountain 11-0 on …

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South Tahoe volleyball loses to Fallon in 5 sets, playoff hopes take hit (9)

October 17, 2014 — 

The South Tahoe volleyball team needed a win Thursday night to stay on track for the postseason — and its comeback fell just short. The Vikings lost to visiting Fallon …

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Bijou principal kisses goat after walk-a-thon raises more than $20k (10)

October 17, 2014 — 

All 600 students at Bijou Community School chanted “Kiss the goat!” — and Cindy Martinez, Bijou’s Principal, got the nerve to do just that. After promising to kiss a pig …

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Lake Tahoe Blue swept by Missoula in first road trip (11)

October 17, 2014 — 

MISSOULA, Mont. — The Lake Tahoe Blue hockey team’s second series of the season served as a big learning experience. On the road for the first time, the Blue were …

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Lake Tahoe CC sweeps Butte in home doubleheader (12)

October 16, 2014 — 

The Lake Tahoe Community College men’s and women’s soccer teams delivered an emphatic sweep against Butte College (Oroville, Calif.) in a home doubleheader Tuesday. The Coyotes men’s team beat Butte …

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Whittell cross country sets multiple PRs at Lowry Invitational (13)

October 16, 2014 — 

WINNEMUCCA, Nev. — The Whittell cross country team took advantage of a flat, fast course last Friday to produce some of its best times of the season. The Warriors finished …

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Whittell girls soccer rallies past Incline 3-2 (14)

October 16, 2014 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — For the first time this season, the Whittell girls soccer team showed it could fall behind and still prevail. The Warriors beat Incline 3-2 on Tuesday, …

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South Tahoe tennis teams set for individual regionals (15)

October 16, 2014 — 

South Tahoe’s tennis players will take their first steps toward individual regional and state titles beginning Friday. The NIAA Div. I-A Northern Region individual tennis championships will be held over …

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Vikings host Elko, look to build off first win (16)

October 16, 2014 — 

Now that its first victory is out of the way, the South Tahoe football team doesn’t plan to stop there. South Tahoe hosts Elko on Friday night at Viking Stadium, …

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South Tahoe girls soccer beats Lowry 3-0 (17)

October 16, 2014 — 

The South Tahoe girls soccer team didn’t have its top game Tuesday — but still managed a victory. The Vikings beat Lowry 3-0 at Viking Stadium, extending their unbeaten streak …

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South Tahoe volleyball swept by Dayton in key league match (18)

October 16, 2014 — 

In a match with playoff implications on Tuesday night, the South Tahoe volleyball team simply made too many errors to prevail. The Vikings were swept by visiting Dayton 25-19, 25-23, …

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STMS holds 6th Grade Olympics (19)

October 16, 2014 — 

South Tahoe Middle School hosted its 24th annual Sixth Grade Olympics last month. The track and field competition spread over two days included opening ceremonies on each day. …

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South Tahoe boys soccer falls to Truckee 4-1 (20)

October 15, 2014 — 

The South Tahoe boys soccer team struck first against rival Truckee on Monday night — but the Wolverines eventually got rolling to remain unbeaten in league play. Truckee scored four …

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