Horizon softball jumps to early lead, then drops hammer against Mountain Ridge

It is never a good idea to fall behind the Horizon High School softball team 3-0 early. And it is a particularly bad sign when that deficit [...] Continue Reading →

Kerry Taylor sets sights high, ushers in new day for Arcadia football

Over the past three years the Arcadia football team has had three different head coaches, but many players think the newest installment in the [...] Continue Reading →

Chaparral softball fields young team with state championship aspirations

Last year, the Chaparral High School softball team fell just short of the 5A state championship game, but this season the Firebirds, reloaded [...] Continue Reading →

Phoenix Rising heads in to 2018 season building on prior successes

When forward Didier Drogba’s goal in the 99th minute gave Phoenix Rising the lead in the 2017 United Soccer League Western Conference [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Synchro Arizona wins at West Zone Synchronized Swimming Championship

Scottsdale Synchro Arizona (SAZ), Scottsdale’s synchronized swimming team, earned three gold medals at the West Zone Synchronized Swimming [...] Continue Reading →

Debate over community college athletics rages as MCCCD cuts football

When Maricopa County Community College District decided this year to eliminate the four district-sponsored football programs, including one at [...] Continue Reading →

Saguaro baseball gears up for region play after 2018 turnaround

With a change of attitude and a few new players, the Saguaro High School baseball team has transformed itself into a region title contender [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale-resident Monica McPherson: The first lady of Phoenix Rising

The metal structures shake. The pulsating beat of the crowd’s jumps reverberates through the stands. Plumes of red smoke rise. The smell of [...] Continue Reading →
Larry Fitzgerald

Celebrities join Larry Fitzgerald for annual softball benefit

Fans can get up close and personal with some of the best football players, retired athletes, and celebrities at the annual Larry Fitzgerald [...] Continue Reading →

Meet the coach: Erik Kehoe embarks on inaugural season with Desert Mountain baseball

The 2018 high school baseball season is underway and Desert Mountain High School will embark on its journey with a new skipper at the helm. Erik [...] Continue Reading →