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Buy a student athletic pass for $35 and get entrance to all games for the entire year. Adults can save too with a $50 pass for adults and $70 for a couple and this is for the whole year. Booster cards are back for $10 and you get 10% off on participating businesses. Support the Trojans!

Smash for Cash starts this week on Monday. For $1 you get to take your frustrations out on a car and donate money to the PVHS cheer team. This is for Homecoming week. The car was donated by Pahrump Valley Disposal.

PVHS Sports Schedule: Trojans Sept. 12: Away, football Trojans vs Rattlers 7 p.m., Home Soccer game at 3:30 p.m. Trojans vs Clark, Sept. 13: Trojans cross country at Red Rock Invitational at 8 p.m., Sept. 16: at home Lady Trojans soccer vs Western 3:30 p.m., away, Trojans soccer vs Western 3:30 p.m.

Beatty Hornets Schedule: Friday football Hornets vs Spring Mountain at 3:30 p.m., Lady Hornets volleyball at home 4 p.m. vs Lund.

Tonopah Volleyball away at Sierra Lutheran.

Horseshoe News:

The Nevada State Horseshoe Championship was held in Hawthorne, August 23rd. Pahrump players came in Ist,2nd and 3rd for the champions of Nevada.

Our last event of the year will be at the Fall Festival on Sunday Sept. 28, 2014 at the Horseshoe pits next to the pool. Sign-in will stop at 9:00 am. We will draw for partners to equal out the players skill level. $10.00 per player with all monies going back to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place teams. This is a fun event and a chance to meet our local and out of town players.

For information contact: Mike Norton, 775-537-0542

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.

NFL games:

Vern’s Picks of the week: Ravens over the Steelers, Dolphins over the Bills, Lions over the Panthers, Titans over the Cowboys, Saints over the Browns, Bengals over the Falcons, Redskins over the Jaguars, Patriots over the Vikings, Seahawks over the Chargers, Broncos over the Chiefs, Raiders over the Texans, Cardinals over the Giants, Rams over the Buccaneers, Packers over the Jets, 49ers over the Bears and Colts over the Eagles.

Big College games to watch: Saturday afternoon: Illinois Fighting Illini vs Washington Huskies, and the Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Arkansas Razorbacks, UNLV vs Northern Illinois Huskies at Sam Boyd at 4 p.m., UNR vs Arizona Wildcats at 8 p.m. on PACNSaturday eveningHmmm Notre Dame vs. Purdue Boilermakers 4:30 p.m.

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