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Changing the culture of a program is never easy, so Hosea Graham is attempting to do it three minutes at a time.
The Pride's Danny Sullivan (13) is playing free and easy after missing most of his junior season with a a concussion.
It is no longer a suit in a courtroom or a precursory thought in the back of a parent’s mind.
Brandyn Leonard got to the point where he didn’t even want to go to practice anymore.
Student athletes take a baseline test, which gauges their reaction time, before the season to give them an idea if there are concussion symptoms throughout the season.
CHANDLER – The embodiment of Mountain Pointe football – physical, athletic and relentless – was helped off the field.
One only played in a handful of games on the junior varsity level last year and the other was more known for what he does after the starting gun goes off than what he does after breaking the huddle.
Mountain Pointe junior running back Brandyn Leonard is back at full strength after missing time last season because of a concussion.
While Desert Vista had the national focus earlier this week because of a visit from the big guy, the Mountain Pointe football program garnered some national attention as well.
On May 22, my neighbor was on a ladder washing the upper-story windows of his Ahwatukee house. His wife was holding the ladder at street-level, when he came crashing down. He fell 8 feet onto his head. The ladder came down onto his wife’s arm.
Phoenix police are searching for a 25-year-old Valley man who may have gone missing on South Mountain on May 15.
A lacrosse stick is a simple piece of equipment: a metal pole, a plastic head and some coarse netting.
As many students are training for football, baseball, hockey, soccer, and other sports, this is also the time of year for sports-related injuries. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC), sports-related dental injuries send approximately 600,000 youths to the emergency room each year involving children as young as 5 years old. Prevention is a large aspect of oral health. Oral health prevention includes the prevention of injury to the mouth, teeth, neck, and jaws. In an attempt to promote awareness of facial injury prevention, five organizations have sponsored April as being the National Facial Protection Month: American Dental Association (ADA), American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and the Academy for Sports Dentistry. Contact sports such as football, hockey, and basketball are common sources of oral injury; however, other sports such as gymnastics and volleyball pose a threat as well. Common head and neck injuries can include concussions, fractured teeth, oral lacerations, jaw joint sprains, and neck injuries.
The decision to postpone college for a year has worked out just fine for Robbie Mathers.
The Desert Vista soccer family was setup to have one amazing day.
The Desert Vista boys soccer team received a boost this season when five club-level players returned to the program for their senior season.
It is very clear concussions, and rightfully so, have become a major focus in athletics.
Aaron Windler and Jaysie Chambers Sheppard each took over successful basketball teams but are finding their respective programs a little different than expected.
I am one of those computer gypsies who wanders the country from end-to-end, working on contract projects that last anywhere from a couple of weeks to several months.
The MRI on Zack Tamburo’s bum leg returned over the weekend and the injury is back to the original diagnosis.
Running is mostly seen as a solitary endeavor.
Minutes before toeing the starting line on Saturday, Dani Jones will take a moment, unfold a piece of paper and try to fill the void.
While Mountain Pointe offense has been setting records the last few weeks, the defense continued its usual level of dominance.
The best Friday night for Jess Pierce calls for her to do nothing more than enjoy the sideline view at every Mountain Pointe football game.
When Mountain Pointe knocked off Hamilton, head coach Norris Vaughan did a few shoulder blocks during the celebration with defensive coordinator Jeff Decker, who is a well-built but average sized man.