Results for Best Mascot 2013

Total Votes: 76

Desert Shields

North Las Vegas, NV

Built in 1991, the nickname was a tribute to the soldiers serving as part of Operation Desert Shield in the first Gulf War.

Total Votes: 63

Dust Devils

Dayton, NV

Dayton is a very windy place. Dayton is a rather dusty place. Add those together, and the tiny tornadoes known as dust devils with dirt, leaves and debris spinning together can be seen most everywhere in Dayton. School officials say they ar...

Total Votes: 8,250


Gabbs, NV

Every fall, this small town is overtaken by the migration of male tarantulas traveling across the desert to find a mate, covering the roads and outnumbering humans. Residents find them in their houses, climbing up their screen doors. As a t...

Total Votes: 5,443


Winnemucca, NV

The ranching/farming community chose a nickname to represent young men who broke wild horses and herded cows. There is still a picture of players from the school's basketball team traveling by train to Chicago for a tournament more than 80 ...

Total Votes: 37


Hawthorne, NV

Immediately north of Hawthorne is Walker Lake, also known as the home of a serpent much like the Loch Ness monster without quite as much fame. But Cecil has no reason to be jealous of Nessie's fame, because in these parts, Cecil is king. Du...

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