Catalina Foothills’ Alexandria Skidmore, left, and Andriana LaMantia celebrate their 2-1 victory over Sahuaro during the Division 2 state semi-final soccer game on Thursday, February 13, 2014. (Ralph Freso for the Daily Star)
Catalina Foothills’ Emily Parker (14) and Sahuaro’s Breanna Parkinson battle for the ball during the second half.
A luxury home in the Catalina Foothills sold for $3.7 million, the highest closing price in the Tucson metro market in nearly six years, according to Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, which represented the buyer and the seller.
With a new-formed trio and an ex-UA star player as an assistant coach, the Cienega girls basketball team appears to be primed to get past the state quarterfinals for the first time.
Doug D’Amore hasn’t been at Catalina Foothills more than six months, but he knows all about what has happened with the boys basketball team in each of the last three seasons, especially last year.
Expect major traffic delays Saturday as UA football fans try to get to campus while riders in El Tour de Tucson encircle the city.
A 97-year-old woman was found dead Tuesday morning in a burning house in the Foothills.
Last fall, when Salpointe Catholic and Ironwood Ridge faced off in the Game of the Year, it was the Lancers who got to spoil the Nighthawks’ chance of a perfect season.
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.
There is something to be said about a school district such as Nogales Unified, where 99 percent of the students are Hispanic or another minority.
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After defensive tackle Joe Brown graduated from Catalina Foothills, he started three years at Ohio State, then went undrafted but caught on with the Seattle Seahawks and spent two seasons in the NFL.
During the next four weeks, the Star will count down the top 10 football players from each major Southern Arizona high school program:
LAS VEGAS - Like hundreds of travel-ball players all over Southern Nevada this weekend, Tucson's Austin Nehls and Chaz Mack are thinking ahead to their pro careers.
Foothills forward Chaz Mack (42) says the club team he's with now, Arizona Power, "gets you ready for better competition."
A gas grill fire damaged a home early today in a gated community in the Catalina Foothills, officials say.
When they began as high school football coaches a generation or two ago, Todd Mayfield and Jeff Scurran would do the "school's out for summer" routine, run down the front steps and refuel.