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The latest media rankings for high school football are out and there is starting to be a lot of moving going on as the season gets into its fourth week.
A suspect linked to the break-in of more than 50 vehicles in the Town of Oro Valley is considered to be in hiding, according to Oro Valley Police Department Public Information Officer Lt. Kara Riley.
Three Mountain View football players have been held out of action while the Arizona Interscholastic Association continues to investigate allegations of improper conduct. The case was discussed during an executive session of the regularly scheduled AIA meeting last week.
Tucson is bracing for a huge storm on Wednesday and the local school districts and municipalities are preparing for the worst.
Monday, September 15
Friday night means a full slate of football games involving Northwest Teams. The highlight of the schedule is the rivalry match-up between Canyon Del Oro and Ironwood Ridge.
This week just three area teams are ranked in their respective top-10 polls, while two more were still receiving votes despite suffering loses last week.
The story of the week in high school sports was the return of Bridgett Doucet. The CDO senior cross country runner finished second in the state two years ago, but missed all of last season dealing with an illness. She did come back for the track season, but she served notice at least week’s Northwest Showdown that she was all the way back and a real contender for a state championship.
A small-niche company is making a big-time impact in northwest Tucson.
High School sports schedule for the Northwest Teams, Marana, Mountain View, Catalina Foothills, Ironwood Ridge, CDO and Pusch Ridge. Weather will most likely wipe out Monday's golf matches.
The 2014 high school cross country season got started on Wednesday with the Northwest Showdown at Riverfront Park in Oro Valley. Eight boys squads and seven girls squads competed in the event.
Five of the six Northwest area football teams were ranked in their respecitve top-10 of the ACS Football rankings.
The Mountain View football program continues to sort though an Arizona Interscholastic Association investigation into allegations of improper recruiting, causing them to play shorthanded Thursday night against Marana.
No games on Monday due to the Labor Day holiday, but there is still a full slate of games, including the start of swimming, volleyball and cross country.
Mountain View’s Enrique Sparkman tries to break free from Marana’s Sammy Bolanas.
Marana’s Sammy Bolanas jumps on Mountain View’s Dylan Henschell as he drives the ball out of the backfield close to his team’s end zone.
Mountain View’s Dylan Henschell sizes up Marana’s Brandon Sutton while driving the ball down the field.
Mountain View’s Justin Gauna defends Marana’s Anthony Romero as he tries to bring the ball in.
Marana’s Hector Mims looks to his left as he cuts right, as Mountain View’s Anthony Leyva, left, and Damion Shepard gain on him to take him down.
Marana’s quarterback Connor Leavens braces for the impact of the Mountain View’s defensive impact during Thursday’s season-opener game. The Mountain Lions beat the Tigers 55-2.
Mountain View senior Camden Garcia adjusts his shades as the sun set and the high school football season started.
The Marana crowd cheers after the Tigers recovered a lose ball.
Demetrius Flannigan leads the team out onto the field for the team’s season opening home game against their district rival Marana.
Mountain View High School's Jeff Cotton reaches out to bring in a catch while Marana's Brandon Sutton defends during Thursday night's game at Mountain View.