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CDO stumbles in first major test; most other squads offer up expected efforts
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, CDO junior wide receiver Kelton Beattie pushes downfield during the second quarter last Friday to set up the squad's first touchdown of the night.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer Tyler Damore, sophomore quarterback for Ironwood Ridge, stares down a Surprise Willow Canyon defender during last Friday night's game.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Ironwood Ridge senior running back Jeff Mitchell runs through a Willow Canyon defender during a Nighthawk second-half drive last Friday night.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, CDO's senior quarterback Doug Steele gets brought down by two Glendale Cactus defenders during the first quarter last Friday night.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, In the final minutes of last Friday night's game, Ironwood Ridge High School quarterback Chris Harris races into the end zone for a touchdown. Ironwood beat Surprise Willow Canyon 49-3.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Canyon Del Oro's Griffin Ronstadt evades Cactus' Josh Sydzyik after catching a long first-quarter pass. The drive proved fruitless after a missed field goal, and the Dorados ended up losing 13-12 to the Cobras on Friday night. While the matchup was their biggest so far, CDO's challenges continue this Friday, when they head to Phoenix McClintock.
High School Basketball
(G) = Girl's game
Monday, Dec. 1
Mountain View vs. Boulder Creek 7 p.m.
@Marana vs. Palo Verde 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 2
(G) Pusch Ridge vs. Marana 6 p.m.
@Canyon del Oro vs. Amphi 7 p.m.
@Pusch Ridge vs. Marana 8 p.m.
Ironwood Ridge vs. Nogales 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 4
(G) Pusch Ridge vs. Pueblo 6:30 p.m.
(G) Marana vs. Nogales 7 p.m.
@Canyon del Oro vs. Nogales 7 p.m.
Pusch Ridge vs. Pueblo 8 p.m.
@Marana vs. Nogales 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 5
(G) @Marana vs. Cienega 7:30 p.m.
Canyon del Oro vs. Empire 7 p.m.
Ironwood Ridge vs. Basha 7:30 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 8
@Ironwood Ridge vs. Saguaro 7 p.m.
Marana vs. Catalina 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 9
(G) @Canyon del Oro vs. Sabino 7 p.m.
(G) @Marana vs. Empire 7:30 p.m.
Canyon del Oro vs. Sabino 7 p.m.
@Pusch Ridge vs. Douglas 7 p.m.
Ironwood Ridge vs. Buena 7:30 p.m.
Mountain View vs. St. Mary's
Marana vs. Empire 7 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 12
(G) @Marana vs. Catalina 7:30 p.m.
@Canyon del Oro vs. Rincon 7 p.m.
Pusch Ridge vs. Sahuarita 8 p.m.
@Ironwood Ridge vs. Cienega 7 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 13
@Ironwood Ridge vs. Mountain Pointe 5 p.m.
Mountain View vs. Moreau Catholic 4 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 16
Mountain View vs. Valley Vista 7 p.m.
@Marana vs. Santa Rita 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 17
Canyon del Oro vs. Walden Grove 7 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 18
(G) Canyon Del Oro vs. Marana 7:30 p.m.
(G) @Mountain View vs. Flowing Wells 7 p.m.
@Canyon del Oro vs. Marana 7 p.m.
@Pusch Ridge vs. Miami 7 p.m.
Ironwood Ridge vs. Vista Grande 7 p.m.