The following are updates on area athletes at the collegiate level.
Ty Gangi (St. Francis High, 2014) Nevada football junior: The former All-Area Football Player of the Year and the Wolfpack went out winners Saturday as Gangi completed 24 of 33 passes for 266 yards and two touchdowns in Nevada’s 23-16 win over UNLV in the Battle for the Fremont Cannon.
On Sunday at the team’s banquet, Gangi was bestowed the Wolf Pack’s Golden Helmet Award as the team most valuable player.
As the team’s starting quarterback in 10 of 12 games, Gangi threw for 2,746 yards (228 completions in 374 attempts) and 25 touchdowns with 11 interceptions. He added four...