Last Friday night the game was all about defense as the Trojans (3-4 overall, 2-3 Sunset League) lost to the Grizzlies (5-2, 4-1) in a low scoring conference battle 13-7. With the victory, Spring Valley now sits alone at the top in the Sunset League. Pahrump is in seventh place just behind Mojave.
The Trojans boys soccer team (4-9-2 overall, 1-7-1 Sunset League) went head to head with the third place Rattlers ( 7-2-2, 7-2-1) last Friday and came up short by one point, 2-1.
The Trojans (3-3 overall, 2-2 Sunset League) travel to face Spring Valley (4-2 , 3-1 ) on Friday at 7 p.m. Spring Valley has one of the strongest defenses in the league. In the past six games, the Grizzlies have given up 43 points for an average of 7.1 points per game.
The Pahrump Valley girls soccer team knew they were going to have to play their best game against Faith Lutheran last Tuesday and they did. The game was played on the Crusaders home turf and Faith played as expected — hard and tough. According to Trojans Coach Pam Larmouth, the team played their best soccer up to this year despite coming up short, 2-1.
The Trojans cross country team
The Lady Trojans volleyball team put up a good fight Tuesday but was overpowered by league-leading Faith Lutheran, 25-19, 25-13, 25-16.
In boys soccer, Faith Lutheran (5-7-6 overall, 3-4-2 Sunset League) came to town on Tuesday. Pahrump Valley (4-8-2, 1-6-1) played some of the best defense up to this year but it wasn’t enough for the win as they lost 2-1.
The third annual Clothes for Kids Golf Tournament will be held Oct. 18 to benefit the Nye County School District’s Homeless Children’s Activity Fund and Court-Appointed Special Advocates.
The Lady Trojans outlasted Cheyenne (3-5 overall, 2-5 Sunset League) at home with a battered squad, 3-2. Pahrump (7-3, 4-2) is now in a three-way tie for second with Sierra Vista and Clark.
Pahrump Valley’s home win last Thursday keeps their playoff hopes alive.
Beatty won big against Beaver Dam in Arizona, 68-48. The Hornets (3-2 overall, 1-2 in Division IV Southern) will take on Round Mountain (4-1, 2-1) for their homecoming game this Friday at 3:30 p.m.
Deon Estes scored three touchdowns to lead the Trojans past visiting Cheyenne, 20-12, on Thursday.
The Trojans boys soccer took Sierra Vista to the wire and secured the team’s first league win, 4-3, at home Tuesday. This victory snapped a five-game losing streak for Pahrump (4-7-1 overall, 1-5-0 Sunset League).
Things have gone from bad to worse for the Lady Trojans soccer as two more players went down with injuries Tuesday at Sierra Vista.
Senior softball at Petrack Park: Men and women over 50 meet at the park Monday and Friday at 8 a.m. for softball. Call Ken for more info: 775-727-6413.