Gooch may be one of the best all-around football players to ever play in Southern Arizona. The do-it-all star was a running back, slot receiver and defensive back and even a kicker for the Sabercats. As a junior in the 1998 4A state championship game, Gooch rushed for 92 yards and a score, i…
MacPherson compiled over 2,500 yards through the air and 800 yards on the ground over three seasons as a Mountain Lion, earning a scholarship to play at Wake Forest. A four-year letter winner and three year starter for the Demon Deacons, MacPherson led Wake Forest to back-to-back winning sea…
Once ranked the 30th-best running back in the country by Super Prep, Schmidtke was a two-time Arizona Republic state player of the year and a two-time Arizona Daily Star Southern Arizona player of the year in 1992 and 1993. As a senior, the 5-foot, 10-inch, 190-pound running back was the 4A …
A two-time All-State honorable mention in 1999 and 2000, Limon recorded 136 tackles, 36 for loss, two interceptions and five sacks as a senior. Limon redshirted at Arizona in 2001, switched from linebacker to fullback in 2002 and lettered from 2003-2005. Limon's best year statistically as a …
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The 1996 file photos shows a mural by Theresa Smith displayed inside the Arizona Daily Star newsroom.
Members of the UA Class of 1948 whoop it up during the commencement of the class of '98 at McKale Center. They were honored on their class's 50th Anniversary. Graduates use silly string to celebrate 1998 UA graduation ceremony at McKale center.
More than 1,700 students attended 1998 UA graduation ceremony at McKale Center.
UA students,break out "Silly String" to celebrate their graduation during the UA 115th Commencement at McKale Center Dec. 19, 1996.
Arcosanti currently consists of about 14 primary buildings and has a population of 90. Paolo Soleri originally conceived an ecologically sensitive community of thousands. Arcosanti is about 70 miles north of Phoenix, in Cordes Junction.
Butler's Brandon Miller,#4, and UA's Jason Gardner,#22, battle for the ball as Butler's Joel Cornette,#33, and Loren Woods look on during second half of UA vs. Butler second round NCAA game in Kansas City, March 18, 2001.
-Carol Ann Bostick (center) crosses the finish line of El Tour de Tucson in 1996.
Tucson has always supported PGA events, even with obscure names such as Gabriel Hjertstedt, above, at Tucson National.
Heavy traffic of visitors, cars and horse rides in 1997.
Wilbur and Wilma Wildcat are riding on a football helmet float as they wave at the crowd along the parade path during the home coming festivities.
Guitarist Bret Domrose ,drummer Rob Mailhouse,and bassist Keanu Reeves during Rock Band Dogstar concert at Club Congress in Hotel Congress in 1997.
Cyclists use the bike path on Rillito River Park.