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The Meadows School students selected as 3 of top 10 Student-Athletes

The Meadows School students selected as 3 of top 10 Student-Athletes

The Meadows School (TMS) announced three upper school seniors, Nathan DeVera, Bailey Gosse and Delaney Gosse, have been selected for the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association-South’s (NIAA) 2015 Top 10 Student Athletes of the Year Award. The students will be honored at the Southern Nevada awards banquet on April 27 at 6:30 p.m. at The Orleans […]

The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway to host 3rd Annual K&N Spring Fling Vegas this weekend

The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway to host 3rd Annual K&N Spring Fling Vegas this weekend

Nearly 500 drivers from across North America will converge on The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway through Sunday for the 3rd Annual K&N Spring Fling Vegas. The event is open to pro and semi-pro racers and will feature substantial daily payouts and more than $50,000 in product giveaways. Peter Biondo, a 45-time NHRA national event […]

Las Vegas Outlaws Defeated in Opener versus San Jose

Las Vegas Outlaws Defeated in Opener versus San Jose

By Tony Gaglione Las Vegas Informer The San Jose SaberCats have spoiled the Las Vegas Outlaws home opener in their first year in the AFL by defeating Vegas 59-41 in front of over 6,000 fans Monday evening at the Thomas and Mack Center. The Game started out slow for Las Vegas as they did not […]

Gary Russell Jr. Knocks Out Jhonny Gonzalez To Win Featherweight World Title

Gary Russell Jr. Knocks Out Jhonny Gonzalez To Win Featherweight World Title

Gary Russell Jr. Knocks Out Jhonny Gonzalez To Win Featherweight World Title Jermell Charlo Outpoints Vanes Martirosyan On A Showtime Championship Boxing® Doubleheader Welterweight Champ Kell Brook Obliterates Jo Jo Dan To Retain Title On Showtime Boxing International® After coming close to world championship glory in 2014, Gary Russell Jr. (26-1, 15 KOs), a former […]

GLSEN Statement on the Retirement of Steve Nash

GLSEN Statement on the Retirement of Steve Nash

Statement from Dr. Eliza Byard, Executive Director of GLSEN: “Congratulations to NBA star Steve Nash on a truly fantastic career. His legendary leadership and MVP contributions on the court were memorable, as has been his impact off the court. Steve was a pioneering ally to LGBT youth. He was instrumental in GLSEN’s Think Before You […]

Austin Dillon Dominates the Boyd Gaming 300 to Victory at LVMS

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Austin Dillon Dominates the Boyd Gaming 300 to Victory at LVMS

by Jake Conlee Today brought some of the best weather that we have experienced in Las Vegas in quite some time, and at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Austin Dillon’s first victory of the 2015 Xfinity Series. Las Vegas Motor Speedway is playing host to the weekend’s festivities, including Saturday’s Boyd Gaming 300. Today’s Boyd […]

United States Tennis Association: Amanda Parson-Siegel Of Henderson Named To U.S. Team To Compete

United States Tennis Association: Amanda Parson-Siegel Of Henderson Named To U.S. Team To Compete

U.S. Sending 24 Athletes to Participate in Inaugural International Team Competition The United States Tennis Association has announced that Amanda Parson-Siegel of Henderson, Nev., is among the 24 players who will represent the United States at the inaugural ITF Young Seniors World Team Championships, the senior equivalent of tennis’ Davis Cup and Fed Cup competitions. […]

LAS VEGAS OUTLAWS SIGN TYSSON POOTS

LAS VEGAS OUTLAWS SIGN TYSSON POOTS

The Las Vegas Outlaws welcome home one of its own today with the exciting announcement that all-star AFL player Tysson Poots has signed on as the team’s new wide receiver.  Poots, who attended Coronado High School in Henderson, went on to attend Southern Utah and later was signed as an undrafted free agent to the […]

USTA Foundation Awards $25,000 Grant to The Marty Hennessey Junior Tennis Foundation

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USTA Foundation Awards $25,000 Grant to The Marty Hennessey Junior Tennis Foundation

USTA Foundation, the national charitable organization of the United States Tennis Association, announced it has awarded the Marty Hennessey Junior Tennis Foundation, a $25,000 capacity building grant. The foundation concluded its 2014 grant funding cycle by awarding $741,500 in grants to 44 organizations that provide tennis and education to under-resourced youth and people with disabilities, […]

Bryce Harper and Championship Little League Team to Throw out UNLV First Pitch

Bryce Harper and Championship Little League Team to Throw out UNLV First Pitch

Washington Nationals All-Star outfielder Bryce Harper and the Mountain Ridge Little League team will throw out the honorary first pitch on February 13 when UNLV baseball hosts No. 23 Nebraska. First pitch for the game is scheduled for 6:05 p.m. and the ceremonial first pitch is scheduled for 5:55 p.m. Harper will stand at the […]

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