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Roundup: Season starts strong for BCHS

Routing Coral Academy 3-0 on Tuesday, March 15, Boulder City High School’s boys volleyball team is currently riding a two-game winning streak.

Topping the Falcons 25-10, 25-11, 25-15, junior Tyler Lemmel led the way with 10 kills and senior Kannon Rose added nine kills.

Senior Kenny Rose fueled the winning effort with 37 assists on the night, setting up sophomore Travis Hess for seven kills.

Defensively, sophomore Roman Rose led the way with 11 digs, while sophomore Brady Sorenson generated four serving aces.

The Eagles will travel to Eldorado tonight, March 17, followed by a home game against rival Moapa Valley next Tuesday, March 22.


Starting league play with a bang, Boulder City High School’s softball team routed Clark 16-1 on Tuesday, March 15.

The Lady Eagles exploded for 10 runs in the third inning, breaking open the game, which ended in four innings.

At the plate, senior Paeton Carver batted 2 for 4 with four runs batted in and a home run. Freshman Baylee Cook batted 3 for 3 with two RBIs and a double. Senior Jaiden Van Diest batted 3 for 3 with two doubles and an RBI.

Seniors Samantha Bahde and Lily Hood each batted 2 for 4 with an RBI, while sophomores Alexis Farrar and Jordyn Wetherbee each batted 1 for 3 with an RBI.

On the mound, senior Alyssa Bryant picked up the win, allowing three hits and striking out six batters.

Hoping to string some wins together, the Lady Eagles will travel to St. George, Utah, this weekend for the March Warm Up tournament, followed by a home game against Sunrise Mountain on Monday, March 21, and road game against rival Virgin Valley on Wednesday, March 23.

Boys golf

The boys varsity golf team from Boulder City High School played its first league match of the season March 9, coming in second place to Basic High School with a score of 405-397.

No additional information was available by deadline.

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.