Saunders leads Bulldogs to overtime win 61-60

After losses to Faith Lutheran to begin the season and Clovis East Fresno, Ca; in their opening game in the Legacy Tip-Off Classic Tournament, the Virgin Valley High School Bulldogs notched their win of the season 61-60 behind 21 points from swing … [Read more...]

‘Mr. Softball’ Frank Pati retiring

There are many individuals that helped put Mesquite on the map, but one stands out a little taller than the rest. ‘Mr. Softball’, as he is known by aficionados of the sport of softball, Frank Pati is retiring at the end of the year. It has been twe … [Read more...]

Annual Elks Hoop Shoot

The Mesquite Elks Lodge #2811 announces its annual Hoop Shoot in conjunction with the Department of Athletics & Leisure Services.  Area youth ages 8-13 can demonstrate their free-throw skills at the Mesquite Recreation Center gym on Saturday, … [Read more...]

Bowling League Updates Dec. 5, 2014

12/2/14 - AUTUMN YEARS 1. Marty Roper 20-7 2. La Rae Rudy 19-8 3. Diane Kiem 18-9 4. Tom Bullard 17-10 5. Alan Conrady 17-10 6. Rich Heintzelman 16-11 7. Gail Carraws 16-11 8. Dennis Grzechoeiak 16-11 9. Gene Rammage 16-11 10. Shirley … [Read more...]

Kokopelli Athlete of the Week: 2014 Girls’ Soccer Team

The VVHS girls soccer team set a school record this year for wins racking up 12 for the 2014 season. Spencer Green also set a record of 11 shutouts as goalkeeper. For these accomplishments, the team has been selected as Athletes of the Week. Photo by … [Read more...]

Bowling League Updates Dec. 4, 2014

12/2/14 - KINGS & QUEENS 1. All Fall Down 74-22 2. Whoooops! 58-38 3. Red Hots 58-38 4. Ya Never Know 56-40 5. Mesquite Mob 53-43 6. Double K Dogs 52-44 7. The Guzzlers 51-45 8. Y-Knots 48-48 9. Just for Fun 46-50 10. Whose Mark Is That … [Read more...]

GAS Club makes close calls for wins Wednesday

Wednesday’s GAS Club had the closest results yet this year, just 1/10th of a stroke separated the top two teams. With a format of a best-ball on every hole and two scores on the par fives, the players had a possible par of 87 for the day. The w … [Read more...]

Crusaders spoil Bulldogs season opener 62-42

The Virgin Valley High School Bulldog boy basketball team’s hot start faded in the second half of play as the Crusaders from Faith Lutheran High School outscored the Dawgs 32-13. The Crusaders’ tall front line, featuring 6’7” John Mulchon and two team … [Read more...]

Crusaders crush Lady Dawgs 62-38 in season opener

The Virgin Valley High School Bulldog girls faced a rebuilding Faith Lutheran High School Tuesday night in Las Vegas and came out on the short end of a 62-38 score. As it was last year, turnovers were the bane of the Lady Dawgs as they trailed 34-13 … [Read more...]

Bowling League Updates, Dec. 3, 2014

12/1/14 - GAMBLERS 4 ACES 1. Brooklyns Count 2 30-18 2. Aliens 28-20 3. Three Aces 28-20 4. Tweety N Da Guys 23.5-24.5 5. High Five 23-25 6. 1 Queen 2 Jokers 21-27 7. Tricky Trio 21-27 8. Three of a Kind 17.5-30.5 HIGH GAME Ladies: Bessie … [Read more...]