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Ray Brewer

Managing Editor

Ray Brewer, a proud local, has been part of Greenspun Media Group since the mid-1990s. He’s covered high school and UNLV sports, and managed the Las Vegas Sun’s award-winning website. He’s a graduate of Chaparral High School and UNLV, and a fierce defender of Las Vegas — especially in comparisons to Reno. Brewer and his wife, Karla, have two children. And they all are passionate about the Pittsburgh Pirates.

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Sustainability, green building the focus of symposium at UNLV
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019
Homebuilders will gather next Monday at Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall at UNLV to discuss sustainability trends, technologies and strategies during the Sustainability Symposium ...
UNLV football season tickets in Las Vegas Stadium will cost the same as at Sam Boyd for 2020
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019
UNLV officials are labeling the promotion, “The Faithful Fan Price.” The Rebels — and the NFL’s Raiders, of course — will begin play in 2020 at the new $1.8 billion stadium ...
Median home price climbs to $300K in Las Vegas
Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019
The median sales price for existing single-family homes sold in Southern Nevada in January was $300,000, according to a report released today by the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors. That’s up 13.2 percent from $265,000 in January 2018. It’s the first time the sales price hit ...
Guests at MGM properties in Las Vegas can access their room using smartphone
Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019
Guests staying at some MGM Resorts International properties in Las Vegas will now be able to access their room using a smartphone. Digital keys through ...
Las Vegas Lights: 'Best deal in town since $4.99 prime rib'
Monday, Feb. 4, 2019
Las Vegas Lights coach Eric Wynalda started listing the countries from which his squad has players, raving about their international flair and praising them for coming together to embrace Las Vegas. Wynalda lived here for more than a decade before becoming the ...
Britney Spears cancels ‘Domination’ residency in Las Vegas
Friday, Jan. 4, 2019
Britney Spears won’t be performing as scheduled in Las Vegas, citing her father’s continuing health struggles, the pop star announced this morning. Spears is on an “indefinite work hiatus,” putting her “Britney: Domination” residency at the Park Theater at the Park MGM on hold until further notice, the resort ...
What a win for UNLV basketball. It's a shame you weren't there to see it
Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019
When you are bleeding money from a lack of fan support on basketball home dates, you can’t go around spending loosely on coaches, especially when you have a good ...
UNLV evaluating football ticket prices at new stadium
Friday, Dec. 21, 2018
UNLV football season ticket holders and members of the Rebel Athletic Fund will receive a survey this week asking for their feedback on pricing and benefits as ...
Could the Phoenix Suns of the NBA relocate to Vegas?
Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018
The Arizona Republic is reporting that Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver is threatening to move his team to Las Vegas or Seattle if demands for ...
Las Vegas house prices remain flat in November
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018
The median sales price for an existing single-family home in the Las Vegas area in November was $295,000, according to a report from ...

Blog Entries

Photos: Agassi, White steal show at Southern Nevada Sports HOF
Saturday, June 1, 2013
Dana White frequently passes at opportunities to get nostalgic. The UFC president is constantly asked to reminisce about the early days of operating ...
High School Basketball Picks: State Championship
Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013
Las Vegas Sun sports reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer attempt to pick winners in high school basketball games each week.
High School Basketball Picks: Regional Playoffs Edition
Monday, Feb. 11, 2013
Las Vegas Sun sports reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer attempt to pick winners in high school basketball games each week.
High School Basketball Picks: Entry 6
Monday, Feb. 4, 2013
Las Vegas Sun sports reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer attempt to pick winners in high school basketball games each week.
Gorman QB Solomon, coach Sanchez earn national honors from SI
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012
The Bishop Gorman High football team won its fourth straight Nevada state championship last Saturday.
The more important victory, however, won’t be determined for a few years. That’s what Gaels’ coach Tony Sanchez told Sports Illustrated last week when he was selected as their high school coach of the week.
High School Football State Championship picks
Monday, Nov. 26, 2012
Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for every prep football game in Las Vegas.
High School Football Picks: Week 9
Monday, Oct. 15, 2012
Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for every prep football game in Las Vegas.
High School Football Picks: Week 8
Monday, Oct. 8, 2012
Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for every prep football game in Las Vegas.
High School Football Picks: Week 7
Monday, Oct. 1, 2012
Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for every prep football game in Las Vegas.
High School Football Picks: Week 6
Monday, Sept. 24, 2012
Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for every prep football game in Las Vegas.