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Boise State jumped out to a 21-0 first quarter lead then had to hold on to beat Arizona 38-30 in the Fiesta Bowl in Glendale.
Coronado Little League has become Oro Valley Little League. In early December, the executive board voted unanimously to make the name change to better reflect their demographics.
The Board of Coronado Little League unanimously approved a new name for the league. The league is now known as Oro Valley Little League or OVLL.
Fans who make their way to Phoenix Suns or Phoenix Mercury games will have to get used to a new name for the teams’ home. The US Airways Center will soon be known as the Talking Stick Resort Arena.
CDO bolstered their playoff resume, while Marana saw their faint playoff hopes end in the Dorados 42-24 win over the Tigers.
Pusch Ridge wasted no time jumping out to a big lead and cruised to an easy 48-0 win over an overmatched Baboquivari team on Friday night.
For the second straight week the CDO football team lost a game in the final moments, while also having to deal with a strange delay. Cienega beat CDO 23-18 in a game that saw the Bobcats take a late lead, then both teams have to deal with a 15 minute delay when the lights went out.
Glendale’s Joy Christian won the field position battle and made a smart tactical move and that led to their 28-6 road win over Pusch Ridge Christian last Friday night.
The impact of Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale will be viewed heavily through an economic lens, and while many will look at the scoreboard or tax dollars for results Wayne Kostroski will be measuring the outcome by the number of needy people he feeds.
Canyon Del Oro won their second game of the Arizona 10-11 Baseball All-Star State Championships. CDO beat Rio Rico 8-4 on Tuesday night. The game was played at CDO’s home fields at Kreigh Park.
Canyon Del Oro Little League started the 10-11 Little League Baseball State Championships with a huge win. Host CDO beat Mesa American 15-0 in the first round of the double-elimination tournament.
Ironwood Ridge advanced to the state semi-finals with a 4-2 win over No. 1 Verrado high school. The Nighthawks will now face Cactus on Wednesday with a berth in the state championship game on the line.
It was in 2008 that NBA TV aired an “NBA Roundtable” special that highlighted who was unanimously considered to be the future of the center position: Greg Oden. Oden was in the presence of greatness, surrounded by NBA hall of famers that included Bill Russell and Bill Walton, being prepared with priceless guidance as a future shoe-in for hall of fame recognition.
The Arizona Wildcats earned their 18th consecutive win of the season on Thursday night, and for the hometown fans at McKale Center, the 91-68 blowout over the rival Arizona State Sun Devils may have just been the sweetest victory yet.
Tucsonans Cole and Jeannie Davis have committed a $6 million leadership gift to the University of Arizona in order to initiate the first phase of renovations to McKale Memorial Center.
A stellar defensive effort and a record-breaking performance from Ka’Deem Carey helped Arizona upset fifth-ranked Oregon, 42-16, giving the Wildcats their first victory over a top-five opponent since a 2007 victory over the Ducks.
The high-powered offense of the Tucson High Badgers (6-1) proved too much for the defending D-II state champion Ironwood Ridge Nighthawks (5-2) on Friday night.
Coming off a solid 42-0 win over Scottsdale Christian Academy the week before, the Lions came into the game with winning on their mind – and a win is what they got as they handily beat the Santa Cruz Dust Devils 62-0 on Friday evening.
Tucson Padres Game Summary
Tucson Padres Game Summary
Anthony Bass pitched seven shutout innings and allowed just three Zephyrs to reach base as the Tucson Padres defeated New Orleans 7-3 Sunday at Kino Stadium. The Padres won the series three games to one, batting .314 and scoring 24 runs during the four games.