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Softball Team Looks Back After 5th Place Conference Finish

Leslie Duran, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019

The Miner softball team started off their season on a good note, but towards the end their losses became a lot more consistent. Although that may not be the best outcome for the Miners they feel they had a good season. “The season went pretty good," said assistant softball coach Delio. "We started of...

Miner Volleyball Falls In State Tournament

Miner Volleyball Falls In State Tournament

Angel Arreola, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

The Miner volleyball plays their last game of the season in a playoff match against second-ranked Mojave, falling in the Class 3A Region/State Touranment in the quarterfinals, 17-25, 13-25, 23-25.  As sad as it is with their seniors playing their last home game on April 29, this is the seniors' last ga...

Miners Fall To Sierra Vista In Five Innings

Miners Fall To Sierra Vista In Five Innings

Bryan Enriquez, Staff Writer

May 3, 2019

The Miners ended up falling to Sierra Vista on Wednesday, May 1st, 13-1. The first inning did not go as planned for the Miners they were not able to get a run in and Sierra Vista took advantage and scored five runs. It did not look good it was already 5-0. The Miners were able to get in one run...

Miner Boys Volleyball Comes To An End With An Unfortunate Loss

Miner Boys Volleyball Comes To An End With An Unfortunate Loss

Miguel Cruz, Sports Editor

May 2, 2019

The Miner’s boys' volleyball season ended their home games with a loss on Senior Night on Monday, Apr. 29, as the team fell in three straight, 10-25, 17-25, 12-25. “Mojave is a team we can beat,” said junior Vincent Andrade. “We just get way too ahead of ourselves in pregame that when the...

Boys Volleyball Has Some Work To Do As A Team

Boys Volleyball Has Some Work To Do As A Team

Leslie Duran, Staff Writer

May 2, 2019

On Thursday April 25, the Sunrise Mountain boys volleyball team went up against Sky Pointe, falling in three games, 16-25, 11-25, 6-25. “I think we just need to mostly start working as team,” said senior Mizzani Tawatao, “and try to stay focus during the games.” During the game Tawatao...

Baseball Team Comes Up Short Senior Night 18-3

Baseball Team Comes Up Short Senior Night 18-3

Angel Arreola, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

The baseball team lost out to Boulder City, 18-3, on Senior Night last Thursday, Apr. 27, as they played their final game here on the mountain. The first inning didn’t go so well as Boulder City scored nine runs, while the Miners only got back one in the bottom half of the frame. Sebastian Leon, ...

Miners Give Last Game Their All But Come Up Short

Miners Give Last Game Their All But Come Up Short

Juan Castro, Calendar Editor

April 26, 2019

The Sunrise Mountain boys volleyball team tried their all to defeat Boulder City Tuesday, Apr. 23, but unfortunately failed, falling in straight games, 25-18, 25-12 and 27-25. The varsity boys had a very tough season this year, but they are still here striving for greatness and finishing off this...

Sunrise’s Boys Volleyball Team Took A Difficult Win Against Del Sol

Sunrise’s Boys Volleyball Team Took A Difficult Win Against Del Sol

Shamil Joy Marzan Ilumin, Staff Writer

April 24, 2019

The boys volleyball team struggled to take the win against Del Sol. The Miners were behind the whole game, finally falling 15-25, 12-25, 17-25. Junior Carlos Chavez had three kills. Seniors Johnny Pedraza and Mizzani Tawatao both scored digs. Pedraza had six, while Mizzani had five. The Miner vol...

Sunrise Swim Team Seems To Be In Good Shape Towards The End Of The Season

Sunrise Swim Team Seems To Be In Good Shape Towards The End Of The Season

Leslie Duran, Staff Writer

April 24, 2019

The swimmers at Sunrise mountain have recently started their season, and things maybe looking good for them. With seven swimmers qualifying for regionals including Christian Marquez  (100 breaststroke) , Melody Stevens (100 butterfly stroke and 100 breaststroke), and Yarely Navarrette Oliva (100 backstr...

Track Teams Keep Performing Well In Multiple Events

Track Teams Keep Performing Well In Multiple Events

Luis Luna, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

Miner’s track & field team went against Pahrump Valley. Men’s varsity won two of the events yesterday night. Junior Joseph Ware ran the long jump and the 100 meters for the Miners and ended in first place for both. “Getting first place is an honor, but I have to keep running and push myself...

Baseball Team Loses Lead To Desert Pines, Then Game

Baseball Team Loses Lead To Desert Pines, Then Game

Juan Castro, Calendar Editor

April 12, 2019

The Miner baseball team had a really exciting game against Desert Pines on April 10, eventually falling. The Miners led 10-7 after five innings, but DP scored eight runs in the sixth inning to pull ahead, 15-10. “I know we could’ve worked harder to win DP,” said junior Jose Bolanos. “We were...

Boys Volleyball Destroys Western

Boys Volleyball Destroys Western

Luis Luna, Staff Writer

March 28, 2019

Miner’s volleyball didn't have too many problems Monday, Mar. 25, as they faced off against the Warriors at Western. The boys volleyball team defeated Western in straight games, 25-12, 25-16, 25-14. Junior Vincent Andrade had three kills in the win and junior Jairo Miralrio-Pedraza added 14 digs. So...