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Friday, June 24, 2016

High School Sports

Neptunes fare well in Parsons (06/17/16)
The Nevada Neptunes swim team competed at the Parsons (Kan.) Dolphins Tri-State Invitational Swim Meet June 20-21 at Parsons Municipal Pool. The two-day outdoor event featured 11 tri-state teams and 178 swimmers, including 14 from Nevada. Winning High Point Trophy awards for the Neptunes, were: Mary Bean, 15, and Andrew Russell, 6...
Lady Tigers wrap up summer basketball camp (06/17/16)
The Nevada Lady Tigers held its annual summer basketball camp for grades seven through 12, June 13-15 at Wynn Gymnasium. Lady Tiger campers pictured above, front row from left to right: Cameron Holcomb, Hailey Jackson, Emily Johnson, Grace Barnes, Bailey Ast, and Hadley Bruce. ...
Tigers host second annual 7-on-7 football day camp (06/17/16)
The second annual Nevada Tiger football 7-on-7 Day Camp was held at Camp Clark Wednesday with approximately 75 high school players attending as they braved a soaring heat index that reached temperatures exceeding 98 degrees. In addition to Nevada High School, student-athletes from Rich Hill, Holden, and Appleton City attended, with the camp being hosted by the Missouri National Guard...
Tigers youth basketball camp begins next week (06/11/16)
The Nevada Tigers basketball summer youth camp will take place June 13-17 at Wynn Gymnasium for third through sixth-grades. The camp will emphasize the fundamentals of basketball and skill improvement. "This is a great chance for the area youth to not only improve their skills, but to also have a fun and exciting basketball experience throughout the week," Nevada varsity head basketball coach Shaun Gray said...
Last chance to register for Lady Tigers basketball camp (06/11/16)
Brent Bartlett's Nevada Lady Tigers basketball camp is slated for June 13-15 at Wynn Gym. The camp is for grades seven through 12, and will take place from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Bartlett said the camp will emphasize fundamentals, as well as dribbling and shooting skills and techniques. Camp participants will also get the opportunity to compete and work on their skills in game situations...
Griffons drop road contest to Outlaws (06/10/16)
The Nevada Griffons suffered their second loss of the season, falling 2-1 to the Joplin Outlaws Wednesday night in Joplin. The victory made it three in a row at home for the Outlaws, as they improved to 4-1 while the Griffons fell to 3-2 overall and 2-2 in MINK League-play...
Murray takes reins of Sheldon basketball program (06/10/16)
Bronaugh High School alum Dusty Murray has been named the new head boys' basketball coach of the Sheldon Panthers, replacing Tyler Judd. Murray will also serve as the head girls' varsity basketball coach, replacing interim coach Jason Irwin, who was recently named the Sheldon R-8 Superintendent...
Lady Tigers basketball camp on tap for next week (06/07/16)
Brent Bartlett's Nevada Lady Tigers basketball camp is slated for June 13-15 at Wynn Gym. The camp is for grades seven through 12, and will take place from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Bartlett said the camp will emphasize fundamentals, as well as dribbling and shooting skills and techniques. ...
Tiger golf team honored at postseason awards banquet (06/07/16)
The Nevada Tigers high school golf team capped a phenomenal 2016 season with its postseason awards banquet Friday at Frank E Peters Municipal Golf Course. In addition to celebrating its first top three finish at the state tournament in 33 years, individual awards were handed out. Those awards went to: Senior Levi Palmer, who received the "Fighting Tiger Award," while junior John Quitno received the "Lowest Stroke Average Award" with his 75.11 season average...
Tigers youth hoops camp on tap for June 13-17 (06/04/16)
The Nevada Tigers basketball summer youth camp will take place June 13-17 at Wynn Gymnasium for third through sixth-grades. The camp will emphasize the fundamentals of basketball and skill improvement. "This is a great chance for the area youth to not only improve their skills, but to also have a fun and exciting basketball experience throughout the week," Nevada varsity head basketball coach Shaun Gray said...
Howarth named associate head coach of Lady Tigers (05/28/16)
Nevada High School freshman boys basketball coach, Blake Howarth, has been promoted to the position of associate head basketball coach of the Lady Tigers varsity basketball team. "I was honored to receive this position," Howarth told the Daily Mail. "It was hard to leave the boys program, as I have loved watching them grow as players...
Dodson selected to lead Lady Tigers freshman basketball team (05/28/16)
Nevada R-5 recently named Kori Dodson of Liberal, as the new head coach of the Lady Tigers freshman basketball team, replacing Anne Smoot. In addition, Dodson will serve as a varsity girls assistant coach on Brent Bartlett's Lady Tigers basketball staff, as well as an assistant on Ashley Thoreson's volleyball staff...
Ketterman named as Tigers 2016 MVP (05/28/16)
The Nevada Tigers baseball team was honored Thursday evening at Nevada High School, with various awards being presented and handed out by the school's varsity, junior varsity and freshman coaches ---- Danny Penn, Kyle Talley, Eric Cameron, and Jake Stevenson...
Bartlett returns to sidelines with Lady Tigers (05/27/16)
Brent Bartlett has been named as the Nevada Lady Tigers head basketball coach, replacing Jenny Allard who recently resigned from Nevada R-5. Bartlett, who took over the program in 1997, stepped away from coaching in March of 2015, retiring with a career record of 301-179. Bartlett's 301 victories over 18 seasons with the Lady Tigers is by far the most in school history...
Tigers youth basketball camp slated for June 13-17 (05/27/16)
The Nevada Tigers basketball summer youth camp will take place June 13-17 at Wynn Gymnasium for third through sixth-grades. The camp will emphasize the fundamentals of basketball and skill improvement. "This is a great chance for the area youth to not only improve their skills, but to also have a fun and exciting basketball experience throughout the week," Nevada varsity head basketball coach Shaun Gray said...