Vandals open league play with pair of wins

The hits were many and so were the runs as Eureka opened the 1A Northern League season with 16-1 and 11-0 double header win over Pyramid Lake last Saturday. The Vandals hammered out 20 hits total in the two-game set. The Lakers only had nine. An 11-run second inning broke it open for Eureka in… [More…]

Vandal girls shine in field events at Elko Kiwanis Invitational

The Lady Vandals showed themselves well in the field events at the Elko Kiwanis Invitational March 31. Alia Minoletti won the Triple Jump (31-0) and was second in both the Long Jump (14-0), and the High Jump (4-8). Teammate Jiselle Dominguez won the Long Jump (14-7). Melissa Schweble was second in the Shot Put (27-7½),… [More…]

Softball team resumed play last weekend

Eureka baseball and softball teams have been on Spring break this week, but only the softball team was in action last week with league games at Pyramid Lake on Saturday, while the baseball team will remain off until April 15 when they go to Wells. Meantime, the Vandals track team participated in the Elko Kiwanis… [More…]

ECHS girls pick up win

Vandals finish 2-2 at Alamo tournament

Eureka, Tonopah and Beaver Dam participated in the Pahranagat Valley Invitational baseball tournament recently in Alamo. For the Vandals, in their first game with Tonopah, the Muckers scored quickly with four runs in the first inning via two doubles, a groundout, and a single. The Muckers added three more runs in the second inning and… [More…]

Vandals open with four wins at Yerington tourney

An exciting opening to the baseball season for the Eureka boys varsity, four wins over in a JV tournament in Yerington. Three one-run wins, 6-5 over the Dayton JV; 7-6 over the Lowry JV; 2-1 over Spring Creek JV; and finally a 6-3 count over the Bishop Union (Calif.) JV. The game with Bishop was… [More…]

Lady Vandals open season today in Alamo

The Eureka County High softball team have a new coach this season, but not one who is without considerable coaching experience. Briana Brown comes in with a background in youth softball, “Everything from T-ball, Little League and Junior League,” she said. There are only 11 players on the team with five returning starters from last… [More…]

Eureka girls lose state semifinal thriller to Round Mountain

“A great season, very successful, but disappointing at the end,” is the way coach Travis Gallagher described the season for the Eureka Lady Vandals basketball this year. “We went a lot further than a lot of people thought we might do this year with such a young team. Very proud of what we accomplished,” he… [More…]

Lady Vandals set for huge showdown with McDermitt

A thrilling win at Wells and another game that wasn’t so much at Jackpot, lifted the Eureka girls basketball team into a one game lead for second place this week over McDermitt in the 1A Eastern League. The deciding factor will be tonight when the Lady Vandals host McDermitt (14-5, 6-3) in the final game… [More…]

Vandal Wrestling Team Competes at Pahranagat Invitational

Eureka High doesn’t have a large wrestling team this year with only three members: Garrett Todd (132), Andy Rowe (138) and Tegan MacBride (195). Coach Jeremy Auch said this is “a new beginning for them. A lot of new wrestlers, kind of a new experience for everybody. The last couple of years we have only… [More…]