Grandmother and grandkids on a winning run
February 16, 2022
The families are on a streak. Evi Fennimore hasn’t missed a game all season, and the Nevada high school basketball team where two of her grandchildren play hasn’t lost a game so far all season.
Jake Penney, a senior, and Nate Penney, a junior, are on the starting five at Spanish Springs High School in Sparks, Nevada, where they live with their parents Kyle Penney and Katie Fennimore Penney. Their mom is the daughter of Evi and the late Ron Fennimore, of Wrangell.
Kyle Penney is the team coach.
The Spanish Springs high school squad is the No. 1 seed in the state tournament, scheduled fo...