It's a big week in local high school softball. Here's a preview of 10 girls varsity softball games to catch this week in and around Las Vegas, selected using data from high school sports site MaxPreps.
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Palo Verde vs. Centennial
The Palo Verde Panthers (12-11) are slated to play a conference game against the Centennial Bulldogs (24-4) at home on Thursday, May 2. The first pitch is scheduled for 3:30 p.m. at 333 Pavilion Center Drive. Palo Verde has a 4-2 conference record, and the visiting Centennial girls are 11-0 in conference play so far this season.
Pahrump Valley vs. Western
The Pahrump Valley Trojans (12-7) will play a conference game against the Western Warriors (3-13) at home on Thursday, May 2. Watch what happens at 501 E. Calvada Blvd. in Pahrump, starting at 3:30 p.m. While Pahrump Valley has a 4-0 conference record, the visiting Western girls are 1-7 in conference play so far this season.
Arbor View vs. Bonanza
On Thursday, May 2, the Arbor View Aggies (21-7) face the Bonanza Bengals (11-9) in a conference game on their own turf. The matchup is set for 3:30 p.m. at 7500 Whispering Sands Drive. While Arbor View enjoys an 8-2 conference record, the visiting Bonanza girls are 6-5 in conference play this season.
Cimarron-Memorial vs. Shadow Ridge
The Cimarron-Memorial Spartans (10-8) have a conference game against the Shadow Ridge Mustangs (20-1) at home on Thursday, May 2. The matchup is set for 3:30 p.m. at 2301 N. Tenaya Way. Cimarron-Memorial has a 6-5 conference record, while the visiting Shadow Ridge girls are 4-1 in conference play so far this season.
Clark vs. Chaparral
The Clark Chargers (0-20) are scheduled to play a nonconference game against the Chaparral Cowboys (13-6) at home on Thursday, May 2. It all goes down at 4291 Pennwood Ave., starting at 3:30 p.m.
Rancho vs. Desert Pines
On Thursday, May 2, the Rancho Rams (23-5) will meet the Desert Pines Jaguars (3-17) in a conference game on their own turf. The matchup will take place at 1900 Searles Ave. Although Rancho boasts a 9-2 conference record, Desert Pines has yet to win a conference game this season.
Needles vs. Mountain View Christian
The Needles Mustangs (12-4-2) will play a conference game against the Mountain View Christian Saints (0-17-1) at home on Friday, May 3. The contest is set for 1 p.m. at 1900 Erin Drive in Needles. Needles is undefeated in conference play, and Mountain View Christian has yet to win a conference game this season.
The Meadows School vs. Lincoln County
On Friday, May 3, The Meadows School Mustangs (9-7) have a home conference game against the Lincoln County Lynx (10-5). Catch the action at 8601 Scholar Lane, starting at 3 p.m. While The Meadows School boasts a 5-0 conference record, the visiting Lincoln County girls are 5-1 in conference play so far this season.
Mountain View Christian vs. Needles
The Mountain View Christian Saints (0-17-1) will play a conference game against the Needles Mustangs (12-4-2) at home on Friday, May 3. The clash will take place at 3 p.m. at 3900 E. Bonanza Road. The Mountain View Christian girls have yet to win a conference game this season, whereas Needles is undefeated in conference play so far this season.
Faith Lutheran vs. Clark
The Faith Lutheran Crusaders (8-15-1) will play a nonconference game against the Clark Chargers (0-20) at home on Friday, May 3. The matchup will begin at 7 p.m. at 2015 S. Hualapai Way.
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