Each week the coaches at Boulder City High School nominate an athlete to spotlight for contributions made to his or her team. This week’s honoree is senior Megan Morton, who is on the girls varsity basketball team. Coach Paul Dosch said Morton worked throughout the off-season to improve her skills and is the first player at practice and the last to leave. She is averaging 21 points, six rebounds and three assists per game. Against Desert Pines, Morton scored 29 points; she also scored 19 against Chaparral. She is the daughter of Jenny Morton and Todd Morton.
Blaze Trumble, a sophomore at Boulder City High School, was named to the Nevada all-state second team after helping lead the Eagles baseball team (27-10) to the 3A state tournament.
Setting the tone for excellence athletically this spring, eight Boulder City High School athletes were named to the Nevada all-state teams in their respective sports, which highlight the top players in each sport regardless of classification.
Boulder City High School’s Andy Schaper was named 3A boys golf coach of the year after leading his team to a state champion runner-up finish this spring.
Blaze Trumble, a sophomore at Boulder City High School, was named the 3A Southern Region player of the year after turning into a key offensive threat for the baseball program this season.
Seniors Ryann Reese and Marleena Mills we’re recognized as 3A All-State second-team selections after helping Boulder City High School’s softball team remain a consistent power in the classification.
Senior Karson Bailey and junior Preston Jorgensen, who helped turn Boulder City High School’s boys volleyball team into a 3A state championship contender, we’re recognized as All-Southern Nevada first-team selections.
Boulder City High School’s girls swimming team added onto its dynasty, capturing its seventh consecutive 3A state championship Saturday, May 18, at the Carson Aquatic Center in Carson City.
Rachelle Huxford, Boulder City High School’s boys volleyball head coach, was named 3A coach of the year by her peers after helping transform the team from a start-up program three seasons ago to a 3A state championship contender.
A strong season came to an end sooner than expected for Boulder City High School baseball, but coach Ed McCann sees a bright future ahead for his program.
Continuing their dominance over the 3A landscape, both Boulder City High School swim programs won the 3A Southern Region meet at UNLV on May 9, clinching state meet berths.