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Former CDO standout Shelley Duncan was named the manager of the Hillsboro Hops, the Single-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks. Duncan, who retired from baseball last year. He was set to be a volunteer assistant at the University of Arizona before taking the position within the Diamondbacks organization.
When an injury in December 2012 forced Robert Acosta to put his soccer dreams on hold, he returned from New York to his hometown of Tucson with five outfits, a couple training jerseys, and $18 to his name.
FC Tucson and Major League Soccer have announced that five teams will take part in the 2015 Desert Friendlies and that an updated group of six teams will compete in the 2015 FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup.
1. Obama authorizes limited airstrikes and humanitarian airdrops in northern Iraq
1. The U.S. and Iran consider collaborating against militants in Iraq
Todd and Amy Garelick are about as involved in Tucson soccer as you can get. Even before agreeing to head up the TSAFC women’s soccer team, they were already involved in a variety of soccer programs at a variety of levels.
1. New York and New Jersey declare winter-weather emergencies
These guests, including five from Arizona, who have been invited to sit with the First Lady represent the stories of millions of Americans across the country, who are working hard to better their communities, improve their own economic outcomes and help restore opportunity for all.
The modern Olympic games began in 1896 and ever since then, wrestling has been one of the sports that has continued its excellence and has constantly competed in the highly coveted Olympics. However, all of that will change by the 2020 Summer Olympics when wrestling will be eliminated from the Olympics.
The Los Angeles Dodgers will return to Kino Stadium on March 21 to play the Chicago Cubs in a spring training game to benefit the Christina-Taylor Green Memorial Foundation.
Pima County is making bold strides toward building a more robust local economy, evident with the recent release of its new Economic Development Plan.
Tickets go on sale at noon today for the international and Major League Soccer matches and tournament coming up at Kino Sports Complex in January and February.
Seven Major League Soccer teams will be playing nine friendly matches, or friendlies, at Kino Sports Complex from Jan. 29 to Feb. 8, thanks to the efforts of FC Tucson.
In recent years, many professional sports leagues have altered the traditional rules of the game. Whether it be to protect the health and safety of the players, or to simply restore the integrity of the game, there has clearly been a lot of changes throughout professional sports.
As the 2012 Summer Olympic Games get underway, once again athletes from the University of Arizona will be there en force.
Behind a small self-serve frozen yogurt bar and bright countertops piled high with all things organic, Michelle Williams, one of the founders behind Oro Valley’s Planet Smoothie, stands ready to offer a smoothie and a smile to all who walk through the door. A native Tucsonan and a health aficionado, Michelle and her husband Alonzo chose to bring the Planet Smoothie franchise to Oro Valley after their own lives were transformed by exercise and healthy eating.
On May 27, 8-year-old Logan Cole had the opportunity to participate in the Aquafina Pitch, Hit and Run Team Championship Competition at Chase Field in Phoenix.
It was just about the perfect start to Major League Soccer (MLS) in Tucson. With David Beckham signing pre-game autographs, followed by a high-scoring match- what else could you ask for?
In past years, Tucson has played host to the annual spring training for Major League Baseball. Teams such as the Chicago White Sox, Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies have constantly been coming here to Tucson for their spring training.
With winter sports coming to the end of the regular season, the state tournament offers one last opportunity for high school student-athletes to make a showing in soccer, basketball, and wrestling.
The Baseball Legends LLC will host the inaugural Cecil Fielder Elite World Series baseball tournament in July at Kino Sports Complex. It is an opportunity to watch talented youths from the United States and Mexico compete in two events: July 1-5 for ages 16 and under and July 8-12 for ages 14 and under.
This weekend, the 2011 Major League Soccer Desert Cup featuring the New York Red Bulls and Sporting Kansas City will be the most important professional soccer event in Tucson’s history. This two-day event, March 4-5 at Hi Corbett Field, marks the first time MLS teams have ever played in the Old Pueblo. It also marks the home debut of FC Tucson, the city’s new semi-pro team featuring local talent with diverse and unique stories.
Passion pours from Chris Hulme when he talks about his beloved Bolton Wanderers football side in the English Premier League.
World Cup soccer has gripped "futbol" fans across the planet, and in America.