Local High School Senior Competes Against Top Players in The Country

Pahranagat Valley senior Culen Highbe has concluded a unique experience only enjoyed a handful of the other players from Lincoln County. He played Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) summer basketball with a Nike Elite Youth Basketball League team, the Las … [Read more...]

Panther boys lose in state 1A final

Serpents come in many varieties. Pahranagat Valley ran into the three-headed kind Saturday night in the 1A state boys basketball final at the Cox Pavilion. Three heads named Robert McFalls, Andre Davis and Taylen Wachsmuth, who led the way in beating … [Read more...]

Pahranagat girls lose in state semifinals

A possibly hoped for PVHS - Eureka matchup in the 1A girls state basketball finals didn’t happen this year because Round Mountain upset Eureka in double overtime, and Owyhee, the defending state champion, ousted Pahranagat Valley 78-59 in the Friday n … [Read more...]

Panther Boys Seek to Strengthen Hold On Second Place

Tabor Maxwell scored 24 points to match the same number from Tyrell Brooks of Mountain View, and the Panthers pulled out another second half come-from-behind win, 62-49 over the Saints in non-league action last week. It keeps the Panthers in second … [Read more...]

Pahranagat Girls Ready for First Place Battle

It will be a meeting of the league leaders and a battle for first place in the girls 1A Southern Saturday night in Alamo when the Lady Panthers (11-7, 4-0) take on the visiting Beatty Hornets (10-4, 4-0). All of that of course, depending on whether … [Read more...]

Lincoln Loses Two Games at Home

The Lincoln High School boys basketball team had two tough games at home last weekend. They lost a close one against Calvary Chapel but The Meadows game wasn't so close.   The first period of the Calvary game wasn't looking good for the Lynx. The … [Read more...]

Lincoln Girls Win Two More At Home

The Lincoln County High School girls basketball team is almost guaranteed a spot in playoffs after last week’s wins. Calvary Chapel and The Meadows didn't put up much of a fight for the Lynx. Lincoln beat each team by more than twenty points. … [Read more...]

Pahranagat Girls Rally for Win Over Round Mountain

With 3:45 left in the fourth quarter, the Pahranagat Valley girls trailed visiting Round Mountain 36-30. Then the Lady Panthers hit four three pointers, one by Shayla Leavitt and three from Karley Whipple, tightened their defense and scored the final … [Read more...]

Lincoln Boys Win Overtime Thriller

The Lincoln County High boys basketball team hosted Mountain View in an electric game last Friday. The game went to double overtime, and to top it out Lincoln came out with the win. Lincoln Coach Ken Thornock was a little cautious about the … [Read more...]

Panther Boys Top Word of Life

“You’ve got to make your free throws,” say most any players on a basketball team, coaches, too, and Pahranagat Valley did just that when it counted the most in a close 58-52 win last week over Word of Life. The scrappy Eagles were not going to go a … [Read more...]

Lincoln girls drop two at home, bounce back at Adelson

The Lincoln County High girls basketball team hosted Agassi Prep and Virgin Valley last weekend. Unfortunately, the Lady Lynx lost both games. However, the team returned to its winning ways at Adelson on Tuesday. Agassi is first in the league at … [Read more...]

Panther Boys Lose First Game

After opening the season with a 14-0 mark, Pahranagat Valley boys basketball suffered their first loss 42-33 at Mesquite against 3A Virgin Valley. Hogan Fowles’ 12 points lifted the Bulldogs (12-8) past the Panthers. However, Culen Highbe of P … [Read more...]

Lincoln Boys Drop Weekend League Games

The Lincoln County High School boys basketball team played at Needles and Laughlin last weekend, losing both contests. Earlier in the season, Lincoln played Laughlin and won. In that game, Elijah Harr, Brady Lawrence, Justin Barton and Kobe … [Read more...]

Pahranagat Girls Top Lake Mead

League play begins for the Pahranagat Valley girls varsity this week. The team plays at Indian Springs tonight.  To tune up for that, they played a non-league game at 2A Lake Mead Dec. 29 and came away with a 57-26 win. The Panther (5-7) girls … [Read more...]

Lincoln Girls Playing Well

The Lincoln County High School girls basketball team has been performing extremely well. The Lady Lynx are 3-0 in league games and 6-1 overall. Last weekend the team played at Mountain View and Lake Mead, crushing both teams. Lincoln beat … [Read more...]

Pahranagat Tops Moapa Valley

The Panther boys did something Tuesday night they haven’t done in six years, beat Moapa Valley in basketball. The last time was in 2010. Culen Highbe and Richard Lewis, two of the team's tall firs, combined for 29 points to edge the Pirates 47-44. … [Read more...]

Thornock Takes the Reigns of Lincoln’s Boys Basketball Team

Lincoln County High School basketball is back with a new head coach. Ken Thornock is new to this team but is definitely not new to the basketball program. Thornock coached girls basketball from the 90s into the early 2000s. He coached seven years … [Read more...]

New Coach for Lincoln girls

For the last two years, the Lincoln County High School girls basketball has had different head coaches. In 2013-14 it was Lori Cheney, last season it was Ken Thornock and now Duane Wadsworth had accepted the challenge. Under Ken Thornock, who is … [Read more...]

Previewing the PVHS Boys Basketball Schedule

After winning only eight games in 2014 when they went 8-18, coach Mike Strong has turned the fortunes of the Pahranagat Valley boys basketball around.  The team was 15-10 in 2015, and state runner-up. In 2016, they were 18-10, made the playoffs … [Read more...]

PVHS Girls Basketball Preview

To begin the season, the Pahranagat Valley girls team will play in the same Wells Rural Electric Tournament that the boys are in this weekend. Owyhee, Round Mountain and Eureka are also participating Coach Amy Huntsman’s team, and their record 13 s … [Read more...]