While 22 baseball teams participate in the Cowboy Up Classic at Kino Sports Complex, 19 softball teams will be playing in another tournament roughly 15 miles up Interstate 10.
Wolfgang Weber has coached Salpointe Catholic’s boys soccer team in nearly 700 games, including nine appearances in the state finals and 14 trips to the semifinals.
With three weeks left in the football season, Nogales and Cienega both need to win out to have any chance at getting back to the state playoffs.
Mountain View has one of the area’s best defenses, but will certainly have its hands full when it hosts undefeated and apparently unstoppable Salpointe Catholic on Friday night.
When Canyon del Oro golfer Frankie Wu finished tied for 10th place at last year’s Division II state championship, his future looked bright.
Last season couldn’t have gone differently for Canyon del Oro and Ironwood Ridge, two fierce rivals separated by only a few miles.
After blowing out Encino (Calif.) Crespi 47-7 on Saturday night, the Salpointe Catholic football team appears to be unstoppable.
Canyon del Oro football player John Jackson.
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PHOENIX - After falling into the losers bracket of the Division II state softball tournament Wednesday, defending champion Canyon del Oro had to make a statement if it wanted to defend that title.
Canyon del Oro High School's Academic Decathlon team members were on a train to catch a flight home when they found out they were national champs.
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CDO Academic Decathlon team places second in state
Ironwood Ridge teammates welcome Devin Harrison (2) at home plate after the senior hit his second homer of the game, a three-run shot in the fourth inning, to put the Nighthawks up 15-6.
For the second time in less than a week bitter rivals Ironwood Ridge and Canyon del Oro got together to battle it out.
Ironwood Ridge shortstop Jake Matthews and the Night-hawks will host Canyon del Oro on Tuesday.
Canyon del Oro's baseball team knocked off Ironwood Ridge 9-4 at home on Wednesday, handing the Nighthawks their first regular-season loss.
Late last month, after being swept by USC and UCLA, Arizona freshman Brandon Ashley and his mother, Lashiem Clark, had a long meeting with the UA coaching staff.