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HS boys volleyball: Ironwood Ridge wins key Section III match

HS boys volleyball: Ironwood Ridge wins key Section III match

By beating the Marana boys volleyball team in four sets Tuesday night, Ironwood Ridge not only managed to snap the Tigers’ five-match winning …

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High school volleyball: Moore-Martin leaves Catalina for Salpointe job

High school volleyball: Moore-Martin leaves Catalina for Salpointe job

As Catalina High School's longtime volleyball coach, Heather Moore-Martin always tried to raise her team's level of play when it visited the S…

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High school volleyball: Desert Vista 3, Salpointe 0: Top seed ousts Lancers despite late rally in 3rd set

Looking to make their sixth semifinals appearance in eight years, the visiting Salpointe Catholic boys volleyball team came up short against t…

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State boys volleyball: Salpointe only local school left

Of the eight Southern Arizona boys volleyball teams to make the state tournament, only Salpointe Catholic remains after first- and second-roun…

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Boys volleyball: Rincon 3, Foothills 2: Rangers, Falcons go five sets, learn state fate this afternoon

The Rincon/University boys volleyball team ended the regular season on a high note, outlasting Catalina Foothills 3-2 in five sets to win the …

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High school volleyball: Catalina ends Sabercats' run

Sabino was a Cinderella of sorts for most of Saturday's Warrior Invitational.

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Boys volleyball: Salpointe 3, Phoenix Mountain Pointe 0: Lancers: Bring on Phoenix powers

Junior outside hitter Ryan Callaghan led the way for the Lancers with 18 kills as the Salpointe Catholic boys volleyball team edged out visiti…

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High school boys volleyball: Senior Klewer helps set Foothills' path to state title

High school boys volleyball: Senior Klewer helps set Foothills' path to state title

After winning three state championships from 2006-2008, the Catalina Foothills boys volleyball team has watched others take home the title in …

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Boys volleyball: 2 returnees lifting Sahuaro hopes

Boys volleyball: 2 returnees lifting Sahuaro hopes

Sahuaro went 25-4 last year and was one of the top boys volleyball teams in Southern Arizona, but it returned only two of a dozen players from…

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High school volleyball: Rangers' fire rekindled

High school volleyball: Rangers' fire rekindled

At 14-4, Rincon/University has proven to be one of the top boys volleyball teams in the state.

March 20, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Boys volleyball season preview: Riding the wave toward a state title

Salpointe Catholic's Jimmy Gehrels has size, skill and a passion for the game of volleyball.

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Ironwood Ridge eliminated in semifinals

GILBERT - At Mesquite High School in Gilbert, the Ironwood Ridge Nighthawks (29-13-0) failed to capitalize on early Flagstaff mistakes and wer…

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High school girls volleyball: Nighthawks return to semifinals

High school girls volleyball: Nighthawks return to semifinals

Ironwood Ridge senior Rachel Synkelma slammed a kill to the floor to lock up a 3-1 (26-24, 24-26, 25-23, 25-13) win over visiting Glendale Dee…

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High School Volleyball: Ironwood Ridge 3, Glendale Deer Valley 1

High School Volleyball: Ironwood Ridge 3, Glendale Deer Valley 1

Ironwood Ridge played Glendale Deer Valley in the quarterfinals of the Division II state tournament at Ironwood Ridge High School. Ironwood Ri…

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High school volleyball: Jantz leads I-Ridge to 2nd round

Fourth-seeded Ironwood Ridge improved to 11-0 at home in the postseason on Tuesday night, but visiting Cienega made sure it wasn't easy.

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High school girls volleyball: Tucson, Rincon/University in playoff limbo

High school girls volleyball: Tucson, Rincon/University in playoff limbo

Ironwood Ridge volleyball coach Bill Lang feels comfortable as the regular season comes to an end Thursday.

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High schools girls volleyball: Now that's a sound approach

High schools girls volleyball: Now that's a sound approach

Most volleyball teams have six players on the court at a time.

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Being nudged to another court pays off

Being nudged to another court pays off

Playing a college sport has always been on the to-do list of Tucson High's Carly Trueman. But after exploding onto the club volleyball scene, …

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High school girls volleyball: Tandem helps Rangers capture TUSD title

After hanging on to win a back-and-fourth first set, Rincon/University pulled away early in the second set to sweep Sabino (27-26, 25-15) and …

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Girls volleyball preview: Cienega's Mendivil a pillar at net, in class

Girls volleyball preview: Cienega's Mendivil a pillar at net, in class

Yes, Cienega's Stephanie Mendivil can reach 10 feet into the air. And, yes, she's led the Bobcats to the volleyball playoffs each of her first…

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High school volleyball: I-Ridge gets first win over Salpointe; Lancers' star hurt

With two matches now complete between two of Southern Arizona's top boys volleyball teams, one thing remains unclear:

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High school volleyball: Title-hungry Warriors feed off Sotos' drive to improve

High school volleyball: Title-hungry Warriors feed off Sotos' drive to improve

The personalities of brothers Lauro and Raul Soto couldn't be more different. Lauro is quiet and reserved. Raul loves to talk and joke around.

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High school volleyball: Mental toughness gets I-Ridge a win

High school volleyball: Mental toughness gets I-Ridge a win

Catalina Foothills volleyball coach David Thistle was steaming after Wednesday night's five-set loss to visiting Ironwood Ridge, and for good reason.

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High School Volleyball season preview: Falcon reaches new heights

High School Volleyball season preview: Falcon reaches new heights

Kills might be the most important stat in volleyball. Catalina Foothills' Tolu Obafemi makes them happen.

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Boys Volleyball: Sahuaro takes command, wins TUSD tourney

Sahuaro and Rincon/University matched each other nearly point for point and into a 10-10 tie early in the championship match of the TUSD Invit…

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