Serpents clinch division; earn top seed in regional tourney

Submitted by Darren Hamrey When you set a goal, you fight to achieve that goal. That’s exactly what the Mineral County High baseball team did last week, going into a four-game set just four wins shy of their target of 20 regular season wins. Not only did they achieve their goal, they scored a total… [More…]

Serpents split with Wells

Submitted by Darren Hamrey The Mineral County High baseball team has been on a roll, winning seven in a row going into last week’s play. The Serpents managed to add two more wins to their already impressive record, taking their win total to 16. MCHS 3, Tonopah 0 The Serpents pitched by committee against Tonopah… [More…]

Lady Serpents blanked twice

MCIN The week started off strong for the Mineral County High softball team after they knocked off Tonopah 13-1 last Tuesday, but ended in disappointment when the girls dropped both games of a doubleheader at home to Wells on Saturday. Julieanna Williams and Hailey Lahre led the way for the Lady Serpents win against Tonopah.… [More…]

Lady Serpents sweep Eureka

MCIN Staff Amanda Rivero picked up two wins on the mound in the same day as the Mineral County High softball team cruised to a pair of victories at Eureka on Friday afternoon. MCHS 16, Eureka 4 Rivero got the start for the Lady Serpents in game one of the doubleheader and went the distance.… [More…]

Serpents pick up wins over Eureka, Sierra Lutheran

Submitted by Darren Hamrey The Mineral County High baseball team added to their collection of wins last week, tacking on three more to take their season record to 14-6-1. They outscored their opponents 41-6 over three games, maintaining undefeated conference status. MCHS 11, Eureka 4 It was senior left-hander Brandon West that got the nod… [More…]

Serpents top Beatty, 21-10

Submitted by Darren Hamrey The Mineral County High baseball team took on the Beatty Hornets on the road last Tuesday in what ended in the eighth win of the season for the Serpents. Tuesday’s pitching strategy for the Serpents has been to “pitch by committee” to save arms and pitch count for the weekend contests.… [More…]

Serpents get win over 4A Western in Reno tourney

Submitted by Darren Hamrey It’s not every day a 1A high school gets an invite to a 3A/4A baseball tournament, but this year was different. Upon an invitation from Hug High to join in their Spring Break Baseball Brawl, the Serpents travelled to Reno for a four-game set against the “big boys.” After Thursday’s games… [More…]

Serpents pick up three more wins

Submitted by Darren Hamrey Three more wins were added to the record of the Mineral County High baseball team recently Last Tuesday found the Serpents on the road at Round Mountain where they got a 17-5 win. Young right-hander Treven Wachsmuth got the start on the hill. Treven was superb, giving up no runs on two hits.… [More…]

Championship dinner held for Mineral County High hoops team

The celebration of the Mineral County High School boy’s basketball team’s recent state win continued on as the community, family members, parents and the team’s members and coaches came together on March 22 for a championship dinner at the El Capitan. Tributes began as one organizer, Ann Kee, welcomed attendees with an introduction of personal… [More…]

Serpent baseball team wins three

Submitted by Coach Darren Hamrey The Mineral County High baseball team had the honor of the company of John Stroud last weekend, as he threw out the first pitch of the home opener to commemorate the season. Stroud’s inspiring words and confident yet humbled presence was just what the Serpents needed to get back on track.… [More…]