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Truckee boys swim to state title, girls claim second
Truckee boys swim to state title, girls claim second

May 19, 2019

The Truckee boys’ swim team is again the fastest squad in the state. The Wolverines swam to a second consecutive state championship on Saturday at the Carson Aquatic Facility, besting Southern League rivals Boulder City....



North Tahoe golfers finish fourth at state
North Tahoe golfers finish fourth at state

May 18, 2019

The North Tahoe golf team made the long trip to the Nevada-Utah border earlier in the week to compete in Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association 2A-1A State Boys Golf Championship. Calm conditions and warm weather greeted...



Lady Lakers win league title; boys finish second

May 18, 2019

The North Tahoe girls’ track and field team raced past six other squads last weekend in Fallon to capture the Class 2A Northern League championship. The Lakers boys’ team nearly made it a clean sweep...


Three-peat performance
Three-peat performance

May 18, 2019

The Truckee boys and girls’ swimming team swept the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association Swimming & Diving Championships last weekend in Carson City, marking the third consecutive year the program has captured both team titles. The...




Wolverines claim Northern championship
Wolverines claim Northern championship

May 14, 2019

The defending Class 3A state champion Truckee baseball team clinched a berth into this weekend’s four-team state tournament, and for the first time since 2012, took home the Northern League championship. The Wolverines traveled to...





Tour of California rides into South Lake Tahoe Monday
Tour of California rides into South Lake Tahoe Monday

May 9, 2019

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — The 14th Amgen Tour of California, where grown men are drawn to be weird and professional cyclists tests their limits in the Sierra, returns next week to Lake Tahoe. Professional cyclists...


North Tahoe falls at White Pine, misses postseason
North Tahoe falls at White Pine, misses postseason

May 9, 2019

The North Tahoe baseball team concluded its season in Ely last Tuesday, suffering losses in two of three games against White Pine and falling short of a postseason bid. The Lakers needed to sweep the...


Wolverines state title defense starts in Elko
Wolverines state title defense starts in Elko

May 9, 2019

The Truckee baseball team closed out the regular season last weekend with a trio of dominant wins at home against Lowry, and will now travel to Elko for the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association 3A Northern...


North Tahoe’s Scott repeats as Northern golf champion
North Tahoe’s Scott repeats as Northern golf champion

May 7, 2019

North Tahoe senior Murphy Scott defended last year’s Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association 2A Northern Boys Golf Championship on Monday, firing a 3-over-par 75 at the 5,947-yard Sunridge Golf and Recreations course in Carson City to...



Spills aplenty at 29th annual Cushing Crossing
Spills aplenty at 29th annual Cushing Crossing

May 6, 2019

After dozens of contestants had made attempts to cross the pond at Saturday’s 29th annual Cushing Crossing, the afternoon’s final skier — a man who’d competed in the inaugural event — stood atop the course...


New sports museum still in the works at Squaw Valley
New sports museum still in the works at Squaw Valley

May 5, 2019

The Squaw Valley Ski Museum Foundation is moving forward with plans for a new sports museum in Squaw Valley with a revised contract with the county. In October of 2017, Placer County approved a contract...


Wolverines, Lakers shine at Bob Shaffer Track Classic
Wolverines, Lakers shine at Bob Shaffer Track Classic

May 3, 2019

The Truckee track and field team hosted the annual Bob Shaffer Track Classic last weekend, marking the first home meet of the season for the Wolverines. Going up against several larger schools from Reno, a...