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Ironwood Ridge’s Danny Vega is the odds-on favorite to win the 113-pound state title next month, but the work he did over the summer is just as impressive, if not more so. Vega won the “triple crown” of wrestling by winning three distinctly different national championship tournaments.
Two area wrestlers won their weight classes at Flowing Wells Invitational, annually one of the one of the toughest wrestling tournaments in the state.
There is a lot of wrestling talent in the northwest part of Tucson, with a number of teams that can make some noise at state.
26th Annual Mountain View High School Dual Tournament
New DVDs released on Tuesday, December 9.
Mountain View wrestlers celebrate winning the title at Liberty High School.
The Mountain Lions won their 1st tournament team title of the season with a great team effort this weekend at the Liberty High School Classic in Peoria , AZ.
A large number of local northwest area athletes will continue their athletic careers at the college level. In total 21 area high school athletes signed National Letters of Intent to accept athletic scholarships, with at least five more signing this week.
Ironwood Ridge wrestler Danny Vega had a stellar summer, winning three big time national tournaments, including two last weeks.
Mountain View has hired new baseball and softball coaches for the 2014-15 season.
Jake Bewley has a plan. The recent Marana grad is going to go to Cochise College and earn a degree in aircraft welding. It is a degree that lands you in a field with a lot of demand, but Bewley hopes he never has to use it.
Last week, more than 700 Marana and Mountain View students started a new chapter in their lives.
John Reynolds, son of Kevin Reynolds and Marylee O’Connor, is graduating first in his class.
Even when things looked grim, the Mountain View wrestling team never gave up en route to a runner-up finish in the D-II state tournament.
The Mountain View High School wrestling team finished runner-up in the D-II state tournament.
The Ironwood Ridge Nighthawks’ wrestling team came away with a first-place finish in the Las Cruces Invitational this weekend.
There was no absence of emotion for Mt. View High School senior, Bailey Janis, who took home his second state wrestling title on Feb. 8 at Tim’s Toyota Center in Prescott.
It’s proving to be quite the year for Ironwood Ridge.
Inspired at a young age by their cousin, who won a state wrestling championship, twin brothers Clint and Jake Allen hoped to follow in his footsteps and win a championship of their own.
It took overtime to do it, but when the final buzzer sounded, the Pusch Ridge Lions had defeated the Canyon Del Oro Dorados for the fourth time this season in girls’ varsity basketball.
As the season continues, the Canyon Del Oro wrestling team recently hosted Cholla High School, Flowing Wells High School and Walden Grover High School on Jan. 9.
Last year, the Mountain View Mountain Lions (17-3) wrestled their way to the title in the 23rd Annual Mountain View Dual Tournament.
Boosted by continued growth in several girls sports, participation in high school sports increased for the 23rd consecutive year in 2011-12, according to the annual High School Athletics Participation Survey conducted by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS).