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…]

Wrestling Program Returns to MCHS

Over 32 years has passed since the Mineral County High School wrestling team took to a mat, but after three years of discussion and planning it has now emerged with a first year participation of three coaches and five wrestlers. John Gavin, the Mineral County High School counselor, was himself a wrestler through the 1980’s… [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 Go 3-2 in the Classic

Submitted by Coach Pete Summerbell The Mineral County High boys basketball team tipped off the season last week, finishing 3-2 at the Serpent Classic Tournament in Hawthorne. On Thursday, the Serpents opened with a solid come from behind win against Battle Mountain, 59-47. The Serpents got off to a slow start and found themselves behind… [More…]

Serpent Athletes Honored

The following Mineral County High School students made “All League” for their athletic contributions on the football field and volleyball court. Those honored for Serpent Mineral County football were: Andre Davis (first team defensive back and first team wide receiver); Tyler Smith (second team defensive lineman); Robert McFalls (second team defensive lineman); Chance Sterns (second… [More…]

Serpents Go 3-2 in the Classic

Submitted by Coach Pete Summerbell The Mineral County High boys basketball team tipped off the season last week, finishing 3-2 at the Serpent Classic Tournament in Hawthorne. On Thursday, the Serpents opened with a solid come from behind win against Battle Mountain, 59-47. The Serpents got off to a slow start and found themselves behind… [More…]

Serpents end season with win over Excel Christian

The season came to an end on a high note for the Mineral County High football team at home on Friday as the Serpents went out on the winning side after defeating Excel Christian 37-22. It was a bittersweet end for the Serpents on senior night as they narrowly missed out on the playoffs after… [More…]

Mighty Mites Advance to Title Game

The Hawthorne Pop Warner Mighty Mite Serpent football team, along with their cheerleaders, have advanced to the championship game that will be played this weekend, Saturday, Nov. 5 in Reno. The game will be held at Golden Eagle Park at 8 p.m. Coach Michael Stephens said, “Please come out and support these young fellas and… [More…]

Whittell Spoils Serpents Homecoming with Big Win

The Mineral County High football team suffered a 60-18 loss at the hands of Whittell last Friday evening in Hawthorne. The Serpents were celebrating their Homecoming, but it was the Warriors that would feel at home after jumping out to a large 26-0 lead after the first quarter. Serpent quarterback Brandon West was able to… [More…]

SOC Parent Company Earns Top Honor

Day & Zimmermann, parent company of SOC LLC., has been named the number one operations and maintenance contractor in power. According to a press release from the company, the century-old, family-owned provider of construction and engineering, staffing and defense solutions for leading corporations and governments around the world, reported that Engineering News-record had named the… [More…]