Serpents run comes to an end at state tournament

Submitted by Darren Hamrey We bid farewell to the “Serpent Baseball Class of 2017” as they exit the team on one heck of a successful season. The Serpents will say goodbye to five seniors this season, Brandon West and Taylen Wachsmuth, both four-year letterman and Andre Davis, Chance Sterns, and Eddie Dunnett, each three-year letterman.… [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…]

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…]

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…]

Young Serpent baseball team competes at Yerington tourney

Submitted by Coach Darren Hamrey The Mineral County High baseball team traveled to Yerington for the season opener tournament. Being a rebuilding team with two-thirds of the team emerging underclassmen, the Serpents were up against some stiff competition. Their best game came with their first step into the tournament as they faced a tough 3A… [More…]

Serpents fall at State

The Mineral County High baseball team was eliminated from the state tournament early over the weekend after taking losses to Indian Springs, 12-8 and Wells 13-1. Their hopes of bringing home a state title were shattered until next year as the Serpents finished out their season with a 21-9 record, but not without leaving a… [More…]

Serpents clinch the #1 spot

After suffering a tough loss to the Mammoth Huskies last Tuesday, the Serpents bounced back for a long and awaited road trip to face undefeated Wells, and a chance for some pay back from last year’s zone tournament injustice. Daniel Owens graced the mound in the first game for the Black & Gold. He allowed… [More…]