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…]

Despite late surge, Serpents eliminated from playoffs

By Eric Dahlberg, MCIN Staff The season came to a crushing end for the Mineral County High boys’ basketball team last Thursday in Reno, but they didn’t go down without a fight. After trailing 31-16 at half in their regional quarterfinal playoff game against number one seeded Owyhee, the Serpents’ offense woke up. They went on… [More…]

Serpents win at Excel, host Muckers Friday

By Pete Summerbell The Mineral County High boys basketball team picked up a big 55-47 road win at Excel Christian last weekend. The win gives the Serpents a 8-3 conference record and 11-11 overall record. Despite a poor third quarter effort and going 7 for 22 at the foul line, the MCHS crew came through… [More…]

Serpents finish busy stretch 2-2

By Eric Dahlberg, MCIN Staff After losing its first conference game of the season, the Mineral County High boys’ basketball team continued its struggles, dropping back to back road losses at Sierra Lutheran and Virginia City last week. The Serpents, however, righted the ship and knocked off visiting Smith Valley on Saturday before defeating Pyramid Lake… [More…]

Serpent boys win pair, remain perfect in conference play

The Mineral County High boys basketball team brought home a pair of big wins last week, easily overcoming Pyramid Lake at home, and struggling to a victory in Coleville to improve to 4-0 in conference, and maintain its title as the only undefeated team in the league. The Serpents defeated the Lakers 55-29 on Jan.… [More…]

Serpents shake off late struggles for win

Despite a sluggish second half, the Mineral County High boys basketball team overcame Excel Christian High at home, 48-40, on Jan. 4. “We had a very good lead, up to 22 points, but then we got a little sloppy in the last two quarters and let them sneak up to within eight, which we weren’t… [More…]