The following are updates on area athletes at the collegiate level.
Ty Gangi (St. Francis High, 2014) University of Nevada football junior: Gangi turned in an impressive effort to help Nevada win its first game of the season.
Gangi, a Glendale native and former All-Area Football Player of the Year, finished with five touchdowns to propel host Nevada to a 35-21 victory against Hawai’i on Saturday in a Mountain West Conference tilt.
Gangi completed 25 of 32 passes for 278 yards and four touchdowns. For good measure, he rushed for a touchdown for the Wolf Pack (1-5, 1-1 in conference). Gangi started off blazing hot, completing his first 10 passes...