High School Sports
Burk leads Griffons past Generals
With a MINK League playoff bid hanging in the balance Jack Burk's dominant pitching performance lifted the Nevada Griffons to an 8-3 victory over the Ozark Generals. The Friday night contest at Lyons Stadium moved the Griffons (20-19 MINK League, 22-19 Overall) to within a half-game of the second place Generals (20-18) in the MINK League South Division with just three games remaining in the regular season. The top two teams from the North and South divisions earn playoff berths...
NHS to hold football mini-camp
The Nevada Tigers football program, led by fourth-year head coach Erik Yoakam, is holding its preseason team mini-camp for grades nine through 12, Wednesday and Thursday morning at the team's practice field. Following the two-day camp, an assortment of varsity and junior varsity players will travel to Lathrop High School, just north of Liberty, Mo. ...
Nevada Tiger football program holds camp
Erik Yoakam's Nevada Tiger football program held a week-long two session football camp June 20-26 for grades seven through 12. The first session featured varsity as well as junior varsity student-athletes in grades 10 through 12. The second session was for grades seven through nine. Both sessions focused on fundamentals and conditioning as players and coaches hit the field despite the soaring heat index that hovered near triple digits...