Lady Serpents Earn Two League Wins

Perla Gutierrez scored 16 points and Julieanna Williams added 12 as the Mineral County High girls basketball team cruised to another victory last Friday night over Sierra Sage Academy. The girls raced out to a big lead at the half and won their first conference game 55-12. Raynee Knight finished with nine points and Hailey… [More…]

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…]

Surging Lady Serpents finish 4-1 at Whittell Tourney

It’s been a busy start to the season for the Mineral County High girls basketball team. After finishing 3-2 in the Serpent Classic, the Lady Serpents went on to play five games in five days and went an impressive 4-1 in the process. Emmalee Going led the way with 11 points and 10 players got… [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…]

Mineral County Girls Win Three at Serpent Classic

The Mineral County High girls basketball team had a strong showing at the Serpent Classic and finished with three wins on their home floor. In their opening game, Perla Gutierrez led the Lady Serpents with 11 points but it wasn’t enough as they fell to Battle Mountain 60-36. Gutierrez was back at it the next… [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…]

Mineral County Falls to Whittell in High Scoring Game, 104-58

The Mineral County High football team did something against Whittell that no other team has been able to do this season – score. Unfortunately for the Serpents, their opponents did the same. In a highly anticipated conference matchup in Zephyr Cove Friday night, Whittell reached the century mark in points and defeated Mineral County 104-58.… [More…]

Serpent athletes honored

A full evening of accolades, awards and recognition filled the room as this end-of-the-year High School Sports Banquet celebrated the 2016-17 participants. With the Mineral County Booster Club hosting the evening and a Burke’s BBQ Taco Bar dinner being served, many families enjoyed the festivities of honoring the student athletes attending. As the Booster Club… [More…]