Roundup: Girls showcase their attacking skills during football games

Presenting an offensive showcase, the Boulder City High School women’s soccer team routed Cheyenne 9-1 on September 1.

Collecting a hat trick that day, sophomore Makayla Nelson scored three goals, while assisting on another.

Junior Natasha Oeland scored a pair of goals, while providing three assists, and junior Ella Douglas scored a pair of goals.

Junior Madison Hammond and second Allie Beal each scored a goal, while seniors Ashley Mendez, Annalie Porter and Miranda Williams provided assists. Junior Izabel Rehrer and second Abbey Byington also provided assists for the Lady Eagles.

Boulder City will host Mojave on Tuesday, September 13.

soccer boys

Playing in the Ric Grenell Cowboy Invitational hosted by Chaparral, Boulder City High School’s men’s soccer team finished with a 2-3 record, playing against top class opponents.

Picking up a win over 3A Basic and a forfeit over Cristo Rey, the Eagles fell to 5A Chaparral, Coronado and Durango.

Junior Roman Rose scored a goal against Basic on Saturday September 3 and senior Gavin Kessler scored a goal against Coronado in an 8-1 loss on Friday September 2.

Freshman Victor Leavitt scored a goal in the Eagles’ 4-1 loss to Chaparral on Sept. 1.

Falling to Cheyenne 7-2 on Tuesday, September 6, Rose scored a goal, while also providing an assist to second Sean Pendleton.

With a 3-5 record, the Eagles will be looking to get back on track against Pahrump Valley today, Sept. 8, on the road.


Suffering an early loss, Boulder City’s two high school tennis programs were no match for perennial rival The Meadows on August 31.

Falling 12-6 to the Mustangs, senior doubles duo Ella Morris and Callie Torgesen finished 2-1 for the girls, along with the duo of junior Julia Carmichael and sophomore Chayce Larson.

Junior Lillian Mikkelson finished 1-2 in girls’ singles, while the pair of senior Rose Randall and junior Chiara Steffes finished 1-2 in doubles that day.

Falling 17-1 to the Mustangs, the doubles duo of senior Tyler Lemmel and junior Ike Pappas secured the lone point for the boys.

Rebounding well against Cheyenne on Tuesday, September 6, both teams earned a 12-0 victory.

Lemmel, seniors Josh Miller, Jeremy Spencer and Zachary Muller, who all picked up wins, as well as rookie Bennet Forney, played singles for the boys.

On the girls’ side, Mikkelson and junior Emma Woods each picked up a win in singles, while Carmichael and Larson picked up a win in doubles.

Traveling to Moapa Valley today, September 8, for a rivalry game, the Eagles have a busy week ahead of them with a home game against Western on Monday, September 12 and a road game at Mojave on Wednesday, September 14 .

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