- Your Voice
In what’s been an otherwise tremendous year for movies, 2012 still brought us quite a few stinkers nevertheless. One general question film critics are asked is how they feel when ripping a movie apart. It may sound mean-spirited and arrogant to criticize a movie that a lot of people invested their time and money into. Anybody that has endured the 10 movies listed below however can understand that such criticisms are justified.
The Mountain View Mountain Lions have had a hard time finding a third scoring option all year behind Zach Carter and Abdul Hameed.
The Ironwood Ridge boys’ basketball team was looking to remain undefeated in division play when it visited Mountain View on Jan. 24.
The Mountain View High School boys’ varsity basketball team was fresh off their return from the Red Rock Hoops Classic tournament, where they finished runner-up to Copper Canyon in a field of 12 teams.
Last season, Mountain View’s Zach Carter tries to get the ball from Ironwood Ridge’s Craig Covington. All high school basketball teams will begin the 2011 regular season over the next two weeks.
They call it the “Battle of the Boot,” but this year’s annual Mountain View-Marana rivalry game took on added significance because the game at Marana High School was played on opening night of the football season.
Marana’s Addin Soto (9) was stopped by Mountain View’s Steven Lesuer (71) and Zach Carter (62) during Friday night’s season opener.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Ironwood Ridge senior Craig Covington tries to keep the ball away from Mountain View sophomore Zach Carter during the boys basketball game between the two Northwest schools last week.
The Mountain View Mountain Lions may be coming together, if their performance in last week's Northwest Desert Classic basketball tournament is any indication.