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Claybreakers — Fallon’s Youth Trapshooting

By The Publisher | October 22, 2019 |

By Susan Weikel — The Lahontan Valley Claybreakers, Fallon’s Youth Trapshooting Club, was started through the efforts of local trap shooters to teach youth about the sport and gun safety. In 2006, Marty and Leslie Paul, Darren and Misty Allegre, Virginia Fowler, and Melinda Sammaripa started the club with 25 members. Soon, Pat and Wayne…

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Local Youth takes 2019 State Championship

By The Publisher | October 22, 2019 |

by Susan Weikel — Pacific International Trap Association (PITA) held their state championship shoot in Winnemucca on May 14th &15th, 2019. This association is open to adults and to qualifying youth from all over the western United States. Fallon youth shooter, Matt Ernst, age 15, brought home the tournament championship in the handicap division. Matt…

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Sport Schedules for the week October 21st

By The Publisher | October 21, 2019 |

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Cowboy Fast Draw back in Fallon

By The Publisher | September 30, 2019 |

The Fastest Gun Alive – 2019 World Championship in Fallon, NV The Cowboy Fast Draw Association (CFDA) is again hosting its annual signature event The Fastest Gun Alive TM – World Championship of Cowboy Fast Draw. Fallon, Nevada is the Host City for its 12th year, at the Churchill County Fairgrounds, October 4th – 6th.…

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High School Rodeo Results – White Pine

By The Publisher | September 29, 2019 |

Fallon High School Rodeo Results – White Pine, Ely Barrels: None Breakaway: Tylie Norcutt – 4th Saturday, 6th Sunday, 2nd average Jayden Jensen – 8th Saturday, 9th Sunday, 5th average Goat Tying: Chloe Lambert – 1st Saturday, 1st Sunday, 1st average Ali Norcutt – 4th Saturday, 9th Sunday, 4th average Tylie Norcutt – 6th Saturday,…

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Pickleball has Roots in Fallon

By The Publisher | September 21, 2019 |

by Rachel Dahl — Pickleball is not actually new to Fallon – in the 80s Pat Dingacci lived in Arizona during the winter and brought Pickleball back, building the first court at her Fallon house. When Carol Amos read Pat’s obituary, it was the first time she had ever heard about pickleball and decided it…

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Greenwave Football over Truckee, 35 – 21

By The Publisher | September 16, 2019 |

by Jayden Wassmuth, CCHS journalism student — Fallon takes the win over Truckee in a hard fought battle with the Greenwave 35-21 over the Wolverines. During the first drive Truckee went three and out. The Greenwave started off hot, as Tommy McKormick rushed into the endzone for a Greenwave touchdown. Brock Richardson followed with another…

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Wolf Pack Tops the Wildcats

By The Publisher | September 16, 2019 |

by Jayden Wassmuth — CCHS journalism student On Saturday UNR Football took on Division II school Weber State. It was an ugly game for the Pack with countless penalties and turnovers on both sides, but UNR came out with the win, 19-13 over the Wildcats. The first quarter started slow, with multiple penalties and turnovers.…

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High School Rodeo Results from Spanish Springs

By The Publisher | September 15, 2019 |

Results for the Fallon High School rodeo club from Spanish Springs — August 24 & 25:   High School Breakaway Roping Chloe Lambert 8th on Saturday 6th on Sunday 5th in Average Jayden Jensen 3rd on Saturday NT Sunday 3rd in Average Tylie Norcutt 6th on Saturday NT on Sunday   HS Goat Tying Bethie…

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Local High Schools Sports Schedules

By The Publisher | September 9, 2019 |

The Churchill County High School and Oasis Academy schedules for the week of September 9th.                         Never miss a local public meeting – sign up for the Friday email and get stories delivered straight to your inbox. www.thefallonpost.org/sign-up  

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