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YOUTH FOOTBALL: Jr. Miners power past Jr. Bruins

October 9, 2019

The Nevada Union Jr. Miners 10U team claimed its first victory of the season, beating Bear River, 36-0, Saturday at Hooper Stadium. The Jr. Miners returned the game’s opening kickoff for a touchdown as Jason...



SENIOR SOFTBALL: AJA Video wins 6th title in a row

October 1, 2019

The Gold Country Senior Softball dynasty that is AJA Video furthered its reign with a sixth straight Saturday League Championship. The team went 28-2 during the regular season and 3-0 in the end of season...


RUNNING: NEO to host 6th annual Empire Challenge Run/Walk

September 25, 2019

New Events and Opportunities Youth Center will be hosting the sixth annual NEO Empire Challenge Run and Walk Oct. 12 at Empire Mine State Historic Park.  The NEO Empire Challenge, which is part of the Gold Country Grand Prix, offers participants...




YOUTH FOOTBALL: Jr. Miners (14U) overwhelm Jr. Spartans

September 18, 2019

The Nevada Union 14U Jr. Miners improved to 2-0 on the season with a 45-6 rout of the East Nicolaus Jr. Spartans Saturday. Leading the way was dual-threat quarterback Nolan Chappell who made plays with...



REC VOLLEYBALL: Whole Fam Damily brings home title

September 5, 2019

The Whole Fam Damily banded together and brought home the Nevada County Adult Sports Association’s Summer B League Volleyball Championship. Competing at the Grass Valley Veterans Building, the Whole Fam Damily overwhelmed Swat Team in...



REC VOLLEYBALL: Bistro 221 wins A-League championship

September 4, 2019

With the league title on the line, Bistro 221 served up a championship effort. Bistro 221 faced an early deficit against its title game foe Hit Happens, but battled back to claim the Nevada County...



Greens win tourney championship

August 21, 2019

There was no stopping the Grass Valley Greens this past weekend. The local fastpitch softball team ripped through the competition in Carson City, going 5-0 en route to the 2019 CalNeva Tournament Championship. Greens pitcher...