Sports

Team Roping event draws 600 teams

Tommy Lee Livestock held a National Team Roping event at The Big Silver Arena in Fallon last weekend, drawing over 600 teams for this NTR sanctioned event. Ty Yost and Tommy Lee drew teams from as far awary as Texas and South Dakota to Churchill County for the two-day event that was held at the…

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Greenwave Hall of Fame announces 3rd induction class

Photos and story submitted courtesy of the Greenwave Hall of Fame — The Greenwave Hall of Fame is proud to announce its third induction class, which consists of seven teams, two contributors, two coaches and 12 athletes. The Class of 2019 will be honored on Oct. 11 prior to Fallon’s football game and then during…

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Wolf Pack Lacrosse gets Two Oasis Academy Bighorns

submitted courtesy of Oasis Academy — Today, the University of Nevada Men’s Lacrosse team announced their player commitments for the 2020 season, and two Bighorns were on the list.  Oasis Attackmen Josh Carter and Trey Rooks will be playing for UNR next season. Both players are among the original set of players who founded lacrosse…

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Pacific Division 7 National Open Race results from Top Gun Drag Strip

Submitted by Rebecca Stacey — A great weekend of competition was to be found at Top Gun Drag Strip.  With over 100 contestants attending from Nevada, California and Arizona, nice weather and cool temperatures made for fast times both days of the event.  Cash prizes were given to Saturday race winners, with the inimitable Wally…

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Two Oasis Players Receive All-League Awards in Lacrosse

Two Oasis Bighorns boys lacrosse players were named to All-League Teams in the High Sierra Lacrosse League today.  Midfielder Conor Keitz and Attackman Josh Carter were both named to the All-League Second Team for 2019.  Both were also named to the All-League Academic Team for 2019.  Conor Keitz was awarded Academic All American this season…

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Races at Top Gun Dragstrip this Weekend

by Rebecca Stacey — Pacific Division 7 National Open Race this weekend at Top Gun Drag Strip. This weekend the Nor-Cal Top Comp group returns to compete in the National Open Series at Top Gun Drag Strip.  In addition to the usual line-up of the Summit Racing Series ET Classes, the NHRA classes of Top…

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Summer Softball — the traveling game

This is how Fallon produces State Champs The “Fallon Threat,” a new U16 girls softball team was brought together by coaches Tammie Shemenski & Rachel Payne. Shemenski is excited about this group of girls. “These girls are solid. As coaches, Rachel and I have a great problem…the lineup. Everyone is strong, so making a decision…

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Fallon Athlete Earns First Academic All-American in Lacrosse

Submitted by Oasis Academy — Conor Keitz of Oasis Academy College Prep was named Academic All American for 2019 in lacrosse.  He received his award during the State Lacrosse Championship on Saturday at Spanish Springs High School. Conor has played lacrosse since he was 7, and is currently a captain of the Bighorns boys varsity…

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Grudge Racers Hit Top Gun

by Leanna Lehman —  Grudge racers came from far and wide to participate in Top Gun Raceway’s $5 Friday nights. With a mere $5.00 gate fee and a $15 race entry fee, drivers raced as many times as they liked on Fallon’s top-rated, nationally NHRA sanctioned drag strip. With fast times, fast cars, and fast…

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