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Bowling News: May 30, Results of the 3-6-9 Singles Tournament sponsored by Barbara Wilson and Marc Alei:

Prize winners were: A Division: Jim Hargraves 856, Gordon Sawyer 850, and June Williams 809. B Division: Jeri Riley 829, Debbie Varner 816, Dee Runau 815. Side Pot: Jim Hargraves 856, Gordon Sawyer 850, Debbie Varner 816.

Other Bowling News:

On June 2, Anthony Wilson bowled a 707 series, Jim Hargraves bowled a 300 game on June 6 and Clint Stamp bowled an 803 series on June 8.

A great way to cool off for the kids!

The summer bowling program has started for kids of all ages at the Nugget Bowling Center. Kids have two choices of days.

Monday, starting June 6, at 3:15 p.m., kids can start bowling for eight weeks. There will be a pizza and trophy party on August 8. The other day is Wednesday at 3:15 p.m., and their pizza party will be on July 27. All forms are available at the bowling center and there are still openings for both days. Cost is $5 per child per week and this includes two games of bowling with shoes and the party.

Pahrump Valley Speedway dates: June 18 all classes, July 2 all classes and July 16, special race: Sam Stringer Memorial. All races start at 7 p.m.

Horseshoe sanctioned tournaments: High Desert Showdown, June 18 in Tonopah at Joe Friel Sports Complex, doubles on June 19. July 2, the Saddle West Casino Open here in Pahrump at Petrack Park, 9:30 a.m. The state tournament will be in Tonopah on August 27 at the Joe Friel Sports Complex.

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Kasey Dilger wins 3 consecutive horseshoes tournaments

Just as it has in other sports, the COVID-19 pandemic hit the horseshoes circuit. But at a time when even outdoor gatherings are limited, the number of participants in most horseshoes tournaments comes under — sometimes well under — limits prescribed by health officials.

Pahrump Valley crowns state rodeo champions

Another year, another state champion for the Pahrump Valley High School Rodeo Club. This time it was Garrett Jepson, who captured the team roping title at the state high school finals that began June 11 in Alamo.

Good crowd welcomes racing back to Pahrump Valley Speedway

An overflow crowd and a full roster of drivers — taking COVID-19 restrictions into account — greeted the return of racing to Pahrump Valley Speedway on Saturday night.

Cable, Lindberg named top scholar-athletes at Pahrump Valley H.S.

Koby Lindberg, who participates in soccer, basketball and golf, and Kaden Cable, who plays softball and volleyball, were named Pahrump Valley High School’s senior scholar-athletes of the year.

Lauver, Odegard named top Pahrump Valley senior athletes

On the wall in the hallway outside of the gym at Pahrump Valley High School is a display of plaques honoring former Trojans who were honored as senior athletes and scholar-athletes of the year.