The Pac-12 men’s basketball tournament in Las Vegas will surely be the main attraction this week but there will also be plenty of tournament action to watch around Southern Arizona.
Over the next two nights, Tucson High grad Christine Clark will play her final two home games with the Harvard women’s basketball team.
Five-time Pro Bowl selection and former Super Bowl champion Andre Rison has been named Rincon/University’s next football coach, TUSD athletic director Herman House told the Star Tuesday.
Five-time Pro Bowl selection and former Super Bowl champion Andre Rison has been named Rincon/University’s next football coach, TUSD athletic director Herman House told the Star today.
The winter sports season officially came to an end Saturday so now it’s time to take the action outdoors, for the most part.
Cienega's first-ever trip to a basketball state championship game didn't go as planned.
GLENDALE — Moments after Saturday’s Division II girls basketball state championship game ended, Cienega coach Paul Reed walked down his bench, shaking hands and giving high-fives to each player.
GLENDALE — Even before the season started, Cienega’s girls basketball team believed it was one of the top contenders for a state championship and talked about being one of the last two teams standing.
GLENDALE — When Cienega’s boys basketball team pulled within two points of Phoenix Shadow Mountain late in Thursday night’s Division II state semifinal, the Bobcats sensed they were going to pull out the win just as they had in several big games over the last three seasons.
At least one Cienega basketball team is headed to the state finals and the other will have a chance to get there tonight.
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.
GLENDALE – Salpointe Catholic boys basketball coach Brian Holstrom saw plenty of film to prove Phoenix Shadow Mountain could come to life at any time.
GLENDALE — Cienega High School might look like a ghost town this afternoon.
GLENDALE — Salpointe Catholic boys basketball coach Brian Holstrom saw plenty of film to prove Phoenix Shadow Mountain could come to life at any time.
If the recent weather in Tucson hadn't already made it feel like spring, the fact that baseball is officially back should.
GLENDALE — Facing a nine-point deficit early in Tuesday night’s Division II state quarterfinal, the Cienega girls basketball team found itself in unfamiliar territory.
PRESCOTT VALLEY — After Sahuaro heavyweight Kyle Jividen won a state title last February to cap off a 40-0 season, he wanted to prove he was not just a one-hit wonder.
PRESCOTT VALLEY – Heading into the championship round of the Division I state wrestling meet Saturday afternoon, Sunnyside already knew its 16th title in the last 17 years was out of reach. First-place Mesa Mountain View led by 52 points.
PRESCOTT VALLEY – Cienega junior Jason Ayala is one win away from reaching the 106-pound state championship finals for the second year in a row.
Over the last six years, the Olivas brothers have a lot of good memories wrestling together.
Over the last two seasons, the Cholla boys basketball team has lost just two games on its home court.
Palo Verde junior Sydni Stallworth had a career night tonight scoring 42 points but the 19th-seeded Titans fell in first round of the Division III state tournament.
Tucson High’s boys soccer team brought Southern Arizona its first championship of 2014 when it won the Division II state title match Saturday afternoon.
The Arizona Interscholastic Association announced the seedings for the basketball state tournaments today and 29 local teams qualified.
PRESCOTT VALLEY – After Amphitheater’s Jesus Barrera dislocated his right elbow at the Flowing Wells Invitational last month, all the 152-pound senior could think about was getting back on the mat and repeating as a state champion.
When the Arizona Interscholastic Association postponed several state semifinal football games three days because of poor weather last November, I thought that was one of the most ridiculous things it could have done.
After putting the postseason on hiatus last Friday because of a “widespread skin infection,” the Arizona Interscholastic Association revealed Tuesday afternoon when wrestlers can return to the mat.
There will be wrestling state championships this week after all, the Arizona Interscholastic Association told coaches this afternoon.
Thursday's Division II state semifinal soccer match between two Southern Arizona's girls team will remain at Paradise Valley High School in Phoenix and will not be move to a neutral site in Tucson.
The high school wresting postseason will remain postponed until Friday at the earliest, the Arizona Interscholastic Association announced Monday afternoon. Details will have to wait: The AIA said it expects to have an “informed decision” by tonight.
The high school wresting postseason will remain postponed until Friday at the earliest, the Arizona Interscholastic Association announced this afternoon. Details will have to wait: The AIA said it expects to have an “informed decision” by Tuesday night.
Four local soccer teams won Saturday to advance to this week’s state semifinals, and two of those teams will face off for the sixth time in the last two seasons Thursday night.
Local soccer fans can catch more than the state quarterfinals today.
The Arizona Interscholastic Association has postponed all section tournaments planned for this weekend because of a "skin disease widespread in the state," Salpointe Catholic athletic director Phil Gruensfelder confirmed.
A week ago tonight, Deion James scored 22 points and grabbed 19 rebounds for the Empire boys basketball team.
Canyon del Oro’s John Jackson played in the aftermath of the Ka’Deem Carey era and spent a season as teammates with Blake Martinez.
Canyon del Oro star defensive end John Jackson may have been one of the later verbal commits this year but he was the first local football player to sign his national letter of intent this morning.
Just over 24 hours after Sabino offensive tackle Andrew Mike committed to Vanderbilt, the 6-foot-7-inch 285-pound senior has changed his mind.
Sabino High lineman Andrew Mike was scheduled to go on an official visit to Vanderbilt University this past weekend and see what it would be like to play football for the Commodores.
Sabino senior Andrew Mike verbally committed to Vanderbilt this afternoon.
When the high school soccer state tournament begins Tuesday night, it will kick off a wild four-week stretch of non-stop action.
The winter state tournaments officially get under way next week.
Sabino tight end Matt Bushman amassed 1,583 receiving yards and hauled in 26 touchdown passes last fall as he helped the Sabercats reach the Division III state quarterfinals.
After the Salpointe Catholic boys soccer team lost to Desert View 1-0 earlier this month, longtime coach Wolfgang Weber had a scary thought.
Tonight's boys soccer match between Salpointe Catholic and Sabino came to sudden and scary end when an official collapsed on the field.
Salpointe Catholic's football team already has five seniors verbally committed to continue their careers four-year schools.
The regular season for soccer teams ends this week, but the seedings for the state tournaments are far from set.
This week's edition of Pick of the Preps listed tonight’s boys basketball game between Amphitheater and Sabino as something to watch.
After the Sunnyside wrestling team beat Ironwood Ridge by 27 points on Tuesday night, coach Anthony Leon had three words for his victorious Blue Devils.