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Whittell boys b-ball seeks to defend state title in Las Vegas, opens with Spring Mountain (1)

February 26, 2015 — 

For the second straight season, the Whittell boys basketball team is amongst Nevada’s elite — and the Warriors head to the state tournament seeking a similar result. Whittell begins the …

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No snowshoes, no problem: TMMRC hosts Fresh Tracks 5k at Camp Richardson (2)

February 26, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — Snowflakes were blowing around last Sunday morning, dusting the trail as runners and walkers lined up for a trail run and walk at historic Camp Richardson …

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Lake Tahoe Blue swept by division champs Idaho, needs sweep to make postseason (3)

February 26, 2015 — 

McCALL, Idaho — The Lake Tahoe Blue hockey club faced WSHL Northwest Division champion Idaho on the road last weekend — and the Jr. Steelheads showed the quality of a …

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Whittell boys b-ball punches ticket to Las Vegas, falls in regional title game (4)

February 24, 2015 — 

SPRING CREEK, Nev. — The Whittell boys basketball team is headed to Las Vegas to defend its Div. IV state championship. The Warriors won two games at the Div. IV …

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Amgen Tour of California coming to Lake Tahoe; two stages on South Shore (5)

February 24, 2015 — 

For the first time, 14 of the top women’s cycling teams from around the world will vie for the Amgen Tour of California women’s race title — and they will …

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Camp Richardson hosting Eric Nageotte Memorial 5k race this Sunday (6)

February 20, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — There is not a snowflake on the trail at Camp Richardson this year, so the Tahoe Mountain Milers Running Club will be hosting a trail walk …

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Heavenly Foundation alpine skiers race at Squaw Valley, Mammoth (7)

February 20, 2015 — 

A lack of recent snow hasn’t stopped the starry-eyed determination of the Heavenly Foundation alpine ski team. The alpine program has attacked Squaw Valley over the last several weeks — …

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Whittell boys b-ball routs Owyhee 71-27 in playoff opener (8)

February 20, 2015 — 

SPRING CREEK, Nev. — In its postseason debut, the Whittell boys basketball team started fast and rolled to a comfortable victory. The Warriors beat Owyhee (Nev.) 71-27 in the NIAA …

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Whittell JV boys b-ball caps unbeaten season (9)

February 19, 2015 — 

During the 2014-15 season, the Whittell junior varsity boys basketball team passed every test it faced on the hardwood. The Warriors finished undefeated in 16 games, capping an unbeaten campaign …

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Whittell girls b-ball closes out season with close defeats (10)

February 19, 2015 — 

ZEPHYR COVE — The Whittell girls basketball team suffered a pair of single-digit defeats last weekend to end its 2014-15 season. The Warriors fell to Virginia City at home last …

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Chasing her dream: Embry signs to play soccer at Southwest Baptist University (11)

February 19, 2015 — 

Taylor Embry graduated from South Tahoe High in 2012 with the goal of playing soccer at a four-year college. Three years and many obstacles later, the talented defender at both …

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South Tahoe nordic ski readies for state championships (12)

February 19, 2015 — 

The South Tahoe nordic ski team is showing continued improvement coming down the home stretch of its 2014-15 season. The Vikings made their last push prior to the CNISSF State …

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Lake Tahoe Blue steals one from Southern Oregon, stays within reach of playoffs (13)

February 19, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — The Lake Tahoe Blue hockey club did something it hasn’t done all season last weekend to stay within reach of the postseason. The Blue beat Southern …

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South Tahoe boys b-ball loses to Fallon, falls short of postseason (14)

February 17, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — The South Tahoe boys basketball team met Fallon in a winner-take-all season finale for the last playoff spot in Div. I-A Northern League on Saturday — …

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League champions: Whittell boys b-ball claims share of Div. IV West title (15)

February 17, 2015 — 

ZEPHYR COVE — In a showdown with Div. IV West League title implications, the defending league champion Whittell boys basketball team rose to the occasion. The Warriors beat Virginia City …

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South Tahoe quintet wrestles at state meet; Herrera takes 3rd at 170 (16)

February 17, 2015 — 

WINNEMUCCA, Nev. — Five South Tahoe wrestlers took to the mat at the Div. I-A state championship meet — and ended the 2014-15 season battling against tough competition. The Vikings …

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South Tahoe girls b-ball downs Fallon in season finale (17)

February 17, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — The South Tahoe girls basketball team ended its 2014-15 season last Saturday by delivering one of its top performances of the entire campaign. The Vikings knocked …

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South Tahoe cheer and dance compete at Rail City Invitational (18)

February 17, 2015 — 

SPARKS, Nev. — The South Tahoe cheer and dance teams spent the first part of its Valentine’s Day at Sparks High for the annual Rail City Cheer and Dance Invitational. …

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Lake Tahoe Blue swept at Seattle, falls out of playoff position (19)

February 13, 2015 — 

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, Wash. — The Lake Tahoe Blue hockey team faced Seattle on the road last weekend in a series with playoff implications — and left without a victory. The …

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Mac the Naw: Ice fishing season may already be over (20)

February 13, 2015 — 

Hello fellow anglers; the fishing report this week will be a little different. I have not had the opportunity to fish myself for a few weeks and the reports that …

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