Crusader News

List of 6 news stories.

  • Lightfoot Commits to Western Colorado

    Kendall Lightfoot has committed to Western Colorado University to play football in the fall for the Mountaineers.  Kendall participated in football and basketball during his time at Faith Lutheran High School.  Congratulations to Kendall and his family for great accomplishment!
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  • Roundup: Crusaders rally to edge Eldorado

    C.J. Jaramillo’s bases-loaded single to right plated Jacob Ortega with the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning Friday as Faith Lutheran’s baseball team rallied past visiting Eldorado, 12-11.  Eldorado scored 10 in the top of the first and still led 11-7 going to the bottom of the seventh, but the Crusaders bunched six hits and two walks together to storm back for the win.  Jaramillo was 3-for-4 with two RBIs, and Ortega was 3-for-5 with a home run, a triple and four RBIs for Faith Lutheran. Parker Sylvester was 3-for-5 for the Crusaders.

    Ryan Muldoon went 3-for-4 with a double and two RBIs, and Aaron Rogers was 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs for the Sundevils
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  • Crusader Student-Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

    It's a great day to be a Crusader!  Faith Lutheran athletics announces 6 more athletes heading to the collegiate level to compete in their respective sports.  They are Hailey Carroll-Montana State at Billings (volleyball), Kayla Proctor-Taft College in California (basketball), Zach Abdo-Richmond International Academic & Soccer Academy England (soccer), Nick Murphy-High Point University in North Carolina (lacrosse), Brian Kaiserman-NYU (track & field) and Genevieve Hazel-Concordia Wisconsin (track & field).  Congratulations to all these student-athletes and their families for their acomplishments.
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  • Walter Signs Letter of Intent

    Brevin Walter signed his letter of intent on Monday, April 29th to continue his basketball career.  Walter has committed to South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in Rapid City, SD.  The school is an NCAA Division II institution that competes in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference.  He plans on majoring in mechanical engineering.  Congratulations to Brevin, his parents Bret and Stacey Walter, and brother Rylan on this accomplishment.
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  • Roundup: Crusaders extend lead in Mountain League race

    Michael Rice tossed a three-hitter on Wednesday as Faith Lutheran’s baseball team held extended its lead in the Mountain League with a 4-1 win at Centennial.
    Rice allowed only an unearned run and struck out nine.  Dylan Howell blasted a three-run home run with one out in the top of the seventh inning to break a 1-1 tie. Howell was 2-for-2 with a double and four RBIs for the Crusaders, who lead the Mountain League by two games over Centennial, Palo Verde and Rancho with three games remaining.
    Shane Taylor was 2-for-3 with a double and two runs for Faith Lutheran.

    Anthony Martinez went 1-for-3 and scored a run for the Bulldogs.
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  • Roundup: Faith Lutheran captures three-team meet

    Sever Stewart and Jack Gordon each won two individual events Thursday to help Faith Lutheran’s boys track team win a three-team meet at Bonanza.  Stewart won the 110-meter hurdles in 15.81 seconds and the 300 hurdles in 40.69. He also ran on the winning 800 relay team.  Gordon cleared 14 feet, 3 inches to win the pole vault and was first in the long jump with a mark of 18-8½ in helping the Crusaders total 101 points. Bonanza was second with 67, and Calvary Chapel was third with 14.  Bonanza’s Cevion Gurka won the 400 (53.89), was second in the 200 and ran on the winning 1,600 relay team.  Calvary Chapel’s J.J. Robinson won the 200 (22.76) and was second in the 100.
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Crusader Elite

List of 2 news stories.

  • Elijah Kothe

    Elijah Kothe

    Elijah Kothe has been named the 2017-18 Faith Lutheran High School Male Athlete of the Year.  Elijah signed his National Letter of Intent with San Diego State University to play football.
  • Kendall Larson

    Kendall Larson

    Kendall Larson is the 2017-18 Faith Lutheran High School Female Athlete of the Year.  Kendall was also named NIAA Top 10 Scholar Athlete for the State of Nevada.

Tradition of Excellence

Faith Lutheran boasts a proud tradition in athletics. Our teams have earned 42 State Championships and 33 State Runner-Up banners in our school’s history. We have won the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association’s Award of Excellence in Academics, Athletics, and Citizenship an impressive six times. Currently, former Crusader athletes can be found on teams at The Naval Academy, USC, University of Kansas, Auburn, LSU, Duke, Boise State, Princeton, University of Minnesota, Northern Arizona, Denver University and Concordia University to name a few. Our athletics program is constantly growing and improving, boasting a state of the art strength and conditioning center to help our hundreds of student athletes accomplish even more.

  • 48 State Championships and 35 State Runners-Up
  • 21 Varsity level sports at the 4A level
  • Full time Director of Athletic Performance recognized with NSCA 
  • ‘Strength of America’ award
  • 43 Academic State Championship awards 
  • 7 NIAA Award of Excellence in Academics, Athletics, and Citizenship
  • Greenspun Cup for Academic and Athletic Excellence recipient 
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes Club and Athletic Leadership Training