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Two FC Tucson forwards, David Clemens and Isaac Ikyurav, were named to their respepreseason all-conference teams this week. Clemens, who plays for Virginia Tech, was on the All-Atlantic Coast Conference preseason team and Ikyurav, who’s at Sacramento State, was on the Big West Conference pre…

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Sports shorts: Buena High reinstates football coach Scherling

Second-year Buena High football coach Ryan Scherling is expected to be back on the practice field today after the Sierra Vista School District governing board voted 5-0 on Wednesday to retain him.

August 22, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sports shorts: UA voice Sitton died of blood clot, examiner says

Longtime Arizona Wildcats broadcaster and rugby coach Dave Sitton died of a blood clot in the lungs, Pima County's chief medical examiner told the Star on Tuesday.

August 21, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sports shorts: Barrett takes silver medal in high jump

Former Arizona Wildcat Brigetta Barrett claimed the silver medal in the high jump Saturday at the world track and field championships in Moscow with a clearance of 6 feet 6 3/4.

August 18, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Grevers wins gold on great day for red, white and blue and other sports news

BARCELONA, Spain - Matt Grevers of Tucson Ford Aquatics led a 1-2 American finish in the backstroke Tuesday at the world swimming championships, and Missy Franklin and Katie Ledecky each won their second gold medals of the meet.

July 31, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sports shorts: Sunnyside LL softball team in region semis

Sunnyside's softball team is one game closer to the Little League World Series after routing Utah 14-0 Wednesday at the Little League Softball West Regionals in San Bernardino, Calif.

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SPORTS SHORTS: Late goal lifts US over Costa Rica in Gold Cup match

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. - Brek Shea scored his first international goal off a feed from Landon Donovan in the 82nd minute Tuesday night to give the United States a 1-0 victory over Costa Rica and the top spot in its Gold Cup group.

July 17, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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Sports shorts: Ex-Cat Scott to get more snaps with Jags

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Former Arizona Wildcats quarterback Matt Scott should receive more snaps during offseason workouts with the Jacksonville Jaguars now that the team is down two three quarterbacks.

May 15, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sports shorts: Jags WR Blackmon suspended by NFL for substance abuse

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The NFL suspended Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon on Tuesday for the first four games of the 2013 season for his second violation in less than a year of the league's substance-abuse policy.

May 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sports shorts: Summerall, called 'voice of football,' passes away at 82

DALLAS - Pat Summerall was the calm alongside John Madden's storm.

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Sports shorts: Loss ends UA's home winning streak at 12

Utah Valley scored three runs over the first three innings Tuesday night, then held on to earn a 3-1 victory over No. 10 Arizona and snap the Wildcats' 12-game home winning streak at Hi Corbett Field.

February 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sports shorts: Ravens' Reed is fine with Brady apology

NEW YORK - The NFL is looking into Tom Brady's leg-up slide that hit Ravens safety Ed Reed in the AFC Championship Game.

January 23, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sports shorts: Nadal's injury rehab smooth, but comeback hits snag

MADRID - Rafael Nadal's return to competition has been delayed by a stomach virus.

December 26, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Sports shorts: Ex-Seahawk arrested in pre-wedding spat with Solo

SEATTLE - Former Seahawks tight end Jerramy Stevens was arrested on suspicion of assaulting U.S. women's soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo a day before their planned wedding day, according to police and court records.

November 14, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Sports shorts: New York moving forward with Sunday marathon

NEW YORK - The 26 miles might be the easy part.

October 31, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Sports shorts: Wildcats swim coach to lead US at short course worlds

Arizona Wildcats coach Eric Hansen has been selected to lead the U.S. men's swim team at the Short Course World Championships in Istanbul, Turkey. The event will take place December 12-15.

October 11, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Sports shorts: Mercury wins lottery, right to choose Griner

Sports shorts: Mercury wins lottery, right to choose Griner

People stroll by a 5-meter-high statue re-enacting French soccer star Zinedine Zidane's head butt of Italy's Marco Materazzi during the 2006 World Cup final. The bronze statue is in front of Centre Pompidou modern art museum in Paris.

September 27, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Sports shorts: Mercury wins lottery, right to choose Griner

Sports shorts: Mercury wins lottery, right to choose Griner

BRISTOL, Conn. - The Phoenix Mercury won the WNBA draft lottery Wednesday and earned the right to choose Brittney Griner with the top pick next year.

September 27, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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