Crusader News

List of 6 news stories.

  • Boys Win Tennis Regional; Girls Runnerup

    Congratulations to both the boys and girls tennis teams as they qualified for the state tournament on October 15th.  The boys won the regional championship in an exciting fashion by defeating Palo Verde in the finals 10-9.  The girls lost to Palo Verde in the finals 13-5 but could end up facing them in the state championship with a first round win at state.

    Good luck to both teams as they compete for a state championship in the 5A on Oct. 28 and 29 at Bishop Gorman High School.  Both boys and girls teams will face Reno High School in the semi-finals.  Boys will play at 8:00 am and the girls will face off at 12:30 pm.
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  • Desert Pines comes alive late, beats Faith Lutheran

    With the ball in Ferrari Busby’s hands, Desert Pines ran like a high-performance machine in Friday night’s 35-14 win over host Faith Lutheran.  Busby rushed for 149 yards and a touchdown, helping fuel a 21-point fourth quarter that clinched the key Class 5A Mountain League win. Article Link
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  • Faith Lutheran defeats Damonte Ranch for Mike Sanford’s 1st fall win

    Jordan Pollard ran for two touchdowns, Rylan Walter threw for two, and Faith Lutheran gave coach Mike Sanford his first fall win with the Crusaders, 33-7 over Damonte Ranch on Friday.  Drais Bellamy ran for 115 yards on 27 carries, while Jaden Turner grabbed five passes for 116 yards and a touchdown for Faith Lutheran. The Crusaders (1-1) got a safety to start the scoring with 3:45 to go in the first quarter, and Pollard scored from 4 yards out to make it a 9-0 lead after the opening period.  Read Article
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  • Ticket Purchasing for Week of Aug. 30th

    To purchase volleyball tickets for the Crusader matches at Sierra Vista for Wednesday, September 1st, please go to the link https://bit.ly/3krVEktNo cash will be accepted at the door.

    To purchase tickets to the home football game on Friday, September 3rd vs Damonte Ranch, please go to the link:  https://bit.ly/3zggeKR.  No cash will be accepted at the door.  Faith Lutheran students, faculty and alumni get in free with an I.D. for HOME EVENTS only.

    Go Crusaders!
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  • Arbor View spoils ex-UNLV coach Sanford’s prep debut

    One of the trending videos on social media Friday was of Philip Rivers, the nine-time Pro Bowl quarterback, talking about the thrill of guiding St. Michael Catholic of Alabama to a victory in his debut as a high school head coach Thursday.

    Mike Sanford can relate to a lot of that.  Article link
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  • Arbor View Football Tickets

    Crusader football is playing at Arbor View High School on Aug. 26 & 27.  Arbor View is requiring tickets to be purchased at the following links for both Thursday and Friday this week.  All students and adults will need to purchase a ticket online as they will not be accepting cash.

    JV/B Football Tickets (Thursday, Aug. 26)

    Varsity Football Tickets (Friday, Aug. 27)
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Crusader Elite

List of 2 news stories.

  • Amelia McManus

    Amelia McManus was named the 2019-20 High School Female Athlete of the Year.  Amelia excelled at soccer and was a part of the 2019 State Championship Soccer Team.  Amelia signed her letter of intent to play soccer at Cal State Monterrey Bay.
  • Riley Schwartz

    Riley Schwartz was named the 2019-20 High School Male Athlete of the Year.  Riley has committed to play football for Wheaton College in Illinois.

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

Results

Thursday, 10/21/2021

Soccer - Boys Junior Varsity
Versus
Silverado
Tie 1-1


Thursday, 10/21/2021

Soccer - Boys Varsity
Versus
Silverado
Win 2-1


Wednesday, 10/20/2021

Soccer - Girls Junior Varsity
Versus
Green Valley
Loss 0-4


Wednesday, 10/20/2021

Soccer - Girls Varsity
Versus
Green Valley
Tie 1-1