Tuesday, August 12, 2014 11:43 am
One of the great debates in sports is where does success lie: a core of veterans with a few rookies sprinkled in, or a team of rookies led by just a handful of seasoned vets.
Monday, August 11, 2014 11:05 am
Mountain Pointe High School alum Max Pincus always knew he wanted to come back to his old high school and teach.
Thursday, August 7, 2014 8:52 am
The recent growth in college athletics in the Phoenix area has been a blessing.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 8:36 am
While in the midst of a difficult season, like the one Desert Vista football went through in 2013, the focus is on that day.
Sunday, July 20, 2014 5:45 am
Two weeks ago, most of the nation’s top wrestlers were in town and a good portion of Arizona’s top high school competitors were there watching what it takes to be an elite competitor like Jordan Burroughs.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 5:36 pm
The area is brimming with baseball talent.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10:00 am
Sunday, June 15, 2014 8:48 am
Sean McGuire had to accept a reduced role, but the championship ring isn’t any less shiny.
Desert Vista graduate Sean McGuire appeared in nine games, including three starts, for Mesa Community College to help the Thunderbirds to a No. 1 ranking before eventually winning the NJCAA national title.
Desert Vista gradute Sean McGuire had an ERA of 4.05 in nine games for MCC during his freshman season.
Friday, June 6, 2014 4:40 pm
For third time in four years, Jordan Kipper has an opportunity to become a professional ballplayer.
Thursday, June 5, 2014 10:29 am
Predicting the MLB draft and the length of the playing career of those selected is a bit like letting go of a paper airplane from the upper deck of a ballpark.
Desert Vista's Keenan Bartlett could be one of the area players selected in the the three-day first-player MLB draft. If not, he is committed to the University of Richmond.
Monday, June 2, 2014 4:24 pm
The discussions in the weekly coaches’ meeting became increasingly more heated by the week.
Saturday, May 31, 2014 6:15 am
When thinking of school sports, the usual come to mind: football, basketball, and baseball. But there is another sport that is starting to gain some traction, and it has made its way into the high school ranks:
Desert Vista's Garrison Schwartz was one of the Thunder's top hitter all year long to help being named the AFN's Make Sr. Athlete of the Year.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 8:52 am
The spring sports season had more fizzle than sizzle.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 10:48 am
With the playing time up for grabs, Shaun Chase used a power surge to become Oregon’s No. 1 catcher down the stretch as the Ducks prepare for the postseason.
Friday, May 16, 2014 9:45 am
One started last season wearing No. 85 and the other spent his junior season sending in signals from the sidelines.
Monday, May 12, 2014 8:13 am
The high school season on the diamond came to an end prematurely, but that doesn’t mean there weren’t a few gems this year.
Saturday, May 10, 2014 1:45 pm
Desert Vista graduate Ali Cerminara was named to the 2014 All-California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Softball Team while playing for Cal State East Bay.
Thursday, May 8, 2014 3:57 pm
The Desert Vista softball team advanced to the second round of the Division I state tournament with a 4-1 win on Saturday over No. 16 Highland.
Saturday, May 3, 2014 4:23 pm
The Desert Vista baseball team has found plenty of trouble in the early innings this season.
Friday, May 2, 2014 3:45 am
Don’t let the glasses fool you.
Thursday, May 1, 2014 4:44 pm
The season is down to few precious more outs.
The Thunder look to return to their winning ways behind a talented junior class and a group of...
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