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Bonar lone BC wrestler to place at state tourney

The lone wrestler to make his way to the podium for Boulder City High School, junior Sammy Bonar, placed third at the 3A state meet on Feb. 16 at the Anderson Auto Group Fieldhouse, in Bullhead City, Ariz.

Bonar, who won the 190-pound weight division at the 3A Southern Region meet, defeated North Valley’s Isaac McBride to finish as the top Southern competitor.

Elko’s Eli Finlayson and Lowry’s Luke Fentress finished first and second respectively.

Unable to place, junior Logan Goode (132) and sophomore Caleb Porter (175) each got state meet experience heading into next season, while senior Charlie Stewart (165) ended his prep career with the Eagles.


Falling in the state semifinals, both Boulder City High School programs ended their seasons.

Hanging tough, the girls fell to Mojave 1,736-1,633, behind 436 points from junior Maeson Powers.

Senior Emma Wood bowled a 421, while junior Zoey Dieter bowled a 400.

For the boys, junior Zach Dieter bowled a 550 in their 2,200-1,879 loss to The Meadows.

Senior Ian Aldridge bowled a 479.

Contact Robert Vendettoli at BCRsports@gmail.com.

Misuraca named 3A coach of the year

Helping Boulder City High School girls track and field capture their first regional championship since 2011, head coach Mark Misuraca and his staff have been named 3A coach of the year.

Huxford brings home the hardware

Leading Boulder City High School to their fourth consecutive state championship, head coach Rachelle Huxford and her staff of Kurt Bailey and Chad Robinson were named coach of the year for the 3A classification.

More accolades for Lady Eagles softball team

After helping Boulder City High School softball reach the 3A state tournament, head coach Angelica Moorhead and her staff were named coach of the year for the 3A classification.

Lady Eagles recognized as honorable mentions

Following stellar high school seasons with Boulder City softball, sophomore Payton Rogers and junior Baylee Cook were both named honorable mention selections on the All-Southern Nevada team for their efforts.

More court accolades for Sorenson

Establishing himself as one of the state’s top players, senior boys volleyball star Brady Sorenson was named a first-team All-Southern Nevada selection, highlighting the state’s top players regardless of classification.

Lucky 7 swim to regional honors

Continuing Boulder City High School’s rich swimming tradition, seven athletes from the boys and girls teams were selected to the All-Southern Nevada team, highlighting the region’s top athletes regardless of classification.

Jenas-Keogh, golfers earn state award

A trio of Boulder City High School athletes were named to the All-Southern Nevada team in their respective sports, highlighting the region’s top athletes regardless of classification.

Render receives all-state nod

Helping Boulder City High School baseball reach the postseason, senior Derek Render was named to the 3A second-team all-state.

Lady Eagles clean up on diamond

Helping Boulder City High School softball reach the state tournament, 3A player of the year Payton Rogers highlighted the 3A All-State team featuring four Eagles.