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Female athletes look to break gender barriers

October 16, 2017 7:38pm | Donovan Souder

Pads cracking together, helmets smacking the floor, weights clashing the racks. Sophomore Kamara Clark steps onto the field ready to break the gender barrier as Spring Valley’s first female football player to officially be on the roster. Clark has been working out as a safety […]

Senior All-State athletes commit to Division 1 universities

October 16, 2017 7:32pm | Staff

Are we going to watch the NFL season sitting down?

September 8, 2017 6:55pm | Luis Banuelos

The 2017 NFL Preseason is over, and more controversy than ever is happening off the field. More players are kneeling, bars aren’t showing games and rallies are happening often. Colin Kaepernick is yet to be signed by a team and two Chicago bars (Velvet Lounge, […]

Students pumped for first home NFL team

May 3, 2017 7:23pm | Donovan Soulder, Luis Banuelos

The Oakland Raiders will become the Las Vegas Raiders in 2020, following a vote by the National Football League (NFL), which was passed nearly unanimously last month. Since the vote, Spring Valley students and teachers have been thrilled to call the Raiders their home team, […]

White letter honors athletic dedication

May 3, 2017 7:18pm | Leilaysia Watkins

Four years of sole dedication.The Varsity white letter has always been a huge accomplishment to students who have worked hard to receive it. The letter represents their dedication and helps them stand out amongst the many other athletes at the school. “The white letter is […]

Women’s Varsity Softball team take on their hardest opponent

April 17, 2017 2:35pm | Amai Mims

VS The Women’s Varsity Softball team had an standard first half season, with a record of 5-5 in hopes of making it a great season. Last night on April 5th, they battled against the Desert Oasis Diamond backs who are their hardest opponent yet. The […]

Las Vegas gets first NFL teams, second professional

March 28, 2017 7:43pm | Amai Mims

The city of Las Vegas now has their first professional football team after The Oakland Raiders made the move to be the Las Vegas Raiders. With the well known California city refusing to pay for a new arena, Las Vegas has stepped up to the […]

Former Grizzlies reach the major leagues

March 7, 2017 7:16pm | Donovan Souder & Amai Mims

Tyler Anderson and Aaron Blair, two former aces for the Grizzlies, have toed up the rubber at every level. The two former baseball players started playing baseball at Spring Valley and pitched on the mound for the Grizzlies with just a handful of family and […]

Grizzlies commit play college athletics on signing day

March 7, 2017 7:12pm | Donovan Souder

Three Grizzlies celebrated National Signing Day on February 2, 2017 by signing their letters of intent to continue their sports career at the next level. Senior student athletes Bryce Bullock, Jozee DeCunzo, and Nick Rupp all made it one step closer to fulfilling their dreams […]

Students look beyond sports to stay active

March 7, 2017 7:09pm | Leilaysia Watkins

With hard work and sweat comes results. In recent years teenagers are becoming more aware than ever of the importance that exercise has on their health While 29 percent of students play some type of sport to stay active, a large percent of other people […]