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This week in sports • Dec. 2

Pahrump Valley Speedway news:

From the Pahrump Valley Times we wish Chad Broadhead a speedy recovery and hearty get well soon. Broadhead, the owner of the Pahrump Valley Speedway went into the hospital yesterday. The speedway awards banquet was scheduled for this weekend but was canceled until January.

Trojans Junior Basketball signups

Attention all third-to-sixth graders:

Junior Trojans Basketball is having registration and evaluations on Saturday, Dec. 3 from 9 a.m. to noon; and Tuesday, Dec. 6 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at J.G. Johnson Elementary.

The fee is $40 and includes a team jersey. Plan on being there for at least 30 minutes.

For kindergarten-second grade, starting Jan. 6 there is a basketball fundamentals program from 4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.

The fee is $20. For questions call 702-467-6445. Please go to the Pahrump Junior Trojan Basketball Facebook page to preregister.

Sportsman’s Quest: The Story Teller

The time of hunting and fishing conventions has come to an end and the hunting guides-outfitters have returned home to prepare for another season. I’m left with my head full of new stories and my sides still aching from laughing at the crazy tales and humorous, if sometimes dangerous, adventures we’ve shared at vendor booths, in the hallways, hotel rooms and yes, while sipping a beverage in the local “watering holes.”

JIM BUTLER DAYS: Horseshoes group honors Tonopah founder

Six competitive horseshoe pitchers met in a Nevada town with roughly 2,000 residents and home of the Clown Motel, which is next to a cemetery that dates back to 1901 in Tonopah.

Pahrump Valley baseball | 3 Trojans make top 100 in division

The defending state champion Pahrump Valley baseball weren’t able to bring home another title this season, but three standouts for the Trojans ranked in the top 100 players in the 3A division for their batting averages.

Off-roaders compete in 60-mile Beatty poker run

Beatty was filled with off-road enthusiasts for last month’s BigHorn Outback Explorers’ annual Poker Run. In all, 176 vehicles, including ATV’s, UTV’s, Jeeps, and trucks, took to the 60-mile route through Beatty’s outback backyard

Pahrump Valley baseball gets fifth straight win

Sitting undefeated in the 3A South-Mountain baseball standings, the Pahrump Valley Trojans got their fifth win in a row.

PVHS slowly catching up to No. 1 The Meadows

Kayne Horibe (8) has been essential in the last two games the Pahrump Valley baseball team has played, earning the most RBIs on the team.

Trojans home run isn’t enough for win

A home run from Madison Rodriguez (6) wasn’t enough for the Pahrump Valley softball team to beat the Sports Leadership & Management (SLAM) Bulls in a conference game on Wednesday.

SOFTBALL: Trojans top Moapa, fall to Needles

The Trojans softball team suffered their first loss this season against a school from a neighboring state on Monday, but it also added a win in a weekend game against Moapa Valley (2-1) at home.