Serpents Roll past Lakers

The Mineral County High boys basketball team sent the rest of the conference a strong message as they rolled over Pyramid Lake 77-45 in its conference opener. The Serpents led 30-18 at the intermission and the defense took over in the third quarter. They held the visiting team to four points while the offense exploded… [More…]

Serpents open Conference Play Saturday

After a 75-35 win over visiting Tonopah last Tuesday, the Mineral County High boys basketball team will open conference play this weekend. A trio of Serpents reached double digits in the scoring column in the win over the Muckers. Robert McFalls led the way with 16 points, Damien Montoya poured in 15 and Seth Bozzi… [More…]

7th Grade Rockets Win League Title

The 7th grade Rockets won its 7th straight championship in the Mountain Division. The Rockets played Coleville in the semifinal game winning 27-15. DeVayne Isom led the floor game with 15 points and Austin Wisdom followed with six points. In the championship game, the Rockets faced Oasis from Fallon. After being down by two points… [More…]

Serpents Finish 4-1 in Home Tourney

The Mineral County High boys basketball team opened up the season last week and played its toughest schedule yet in the 15th annual Serpent Classic. All their opponents were 1A or 3A teams. The defending state champions opened up with the Longhorns from Battle Mountain on Thursday. The Serpents got off to a slow start… [More…]

Serpent Boys Ready to Defend State Championship

The question is “are the defending 1-A state champion Mineral County High boys basketball team rebuilding or just reloading?” The Serpents lost three starters to graduation. Taylen Wachsmuth, Player of the Year and leading rebounder and 13-3 points per game, Andre Davis, 1st Team All-Conference, 14.3 points per game and 3.2 steals and Brandon West,… [More…]

Serpents Remain Perfect in Conference After Pair of Wins

The Mineral County High boys basketball team won both its games last weekend and finished the first half of conference play at 7-0. The first win was Friday night as the boys overpowered Smith Valley, 78-46. After a slow start, 13-11, the Serpents ran past the Bulldogs 26-10 in the second quarter to take a… [More…]

Serpents Lead 1A-West

The Serpents won both games this weekend and finished the first half of conference play at 7-0. The first win was Friday night as the boys overpowered Smith Valley, 78-46. After a slow start, 13-11, the Serpents ran past the Bulldogs 26-10 in the second quarter to take a halftime lead, 39-21. The third and… [More…]

Serpents Win Pair of League Contests

The Mineral County High boys basketball team coasted to wins over the weekend. On Friday, the Serpents traveled to Carson City to play Sierra Lutheran. The Mineral County boys led 49-29 at the end of the third period and cruised to a 65-46 victory. Andre Davis was the high scorer with 16 points. Taylen Wachsmuth… [More…]

Serpents Win Two at Bishop Tourney; JV Team Wins Title

Both the junior varsity and varsity boys basketball teams traveled to Bishop for the three-day holiday tournament last week. The junior varsity boys went 4-1 and defeated the Rio Hondo Prep from Southern California to win the championship game. Their only loss was to Bishop in their third game of the tournament. The young Serpents… [More…]

Serpents pull into tie for first place after wins

The Mineral County High boys basketball team won both conference games over the weekend to move into a tie with Whittell for the top spot in the conference. The Serpents put together a strong second half to beat Sierra Lutheran at home Friday 62-36 after only leading 30-23 at the break. Mineral County upped the… [More…]