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Stan Luketich is a man of very few — but poignant — words.
A hip replacement and two knee replacements could not slow down Gill Schmidt and Mike Aubrey.
Paul Lucas hit the weight room for the first time, produced a national-best time and in the process raised expectations if that is possible.
Arizona has enjoyed a slow, steady rise to track prominence nationwide. Much of that rise was aided by the Chandler girls program, which won two Nike Team National titles, and individuals like Billy Orman, Devon Allen and Bernie Montoya.
GLENDALE – Soon after the nets were cut down about year ago and a perennial power was dismantled, Division I girls basketball coaches knew for the first time in years a state title was in the offing.
The first eight minutes looked like an intrasquad scrimmage. The next 24 minutes played out like a team which won the state championship.
TEMPE – There were whispers.
J'ontar Coleman had one message for the Desert Vista administration when he interviewed for the girls basketball coaching position:
Just like every other aspect of her game, Sabrina Haines has worked on controlling the mini-outbursts directed at no one but herself.
The year was 1976, and Gary Ernst was a fresh-faced coach at Chandler High who’d taken his young Wolves’ deep into the big-school boys basketball state tournament.
Fifty-six wrestlers earned their way to an individual state championship the last two weeks.
TEMPE – This time Desert Vista kept the throttle down.
Nearly 600 young baseball players, all dressed in different Arizona Diamondbacks jerseys, lined the Ahwatukee Park diamond Saturday morning as Luis Gonzalez delivered a preseason pep talk.
Once upon a time, nearly everyone had to wait their turn.
PRESCOTT VALLEY – There was a time in Bob Callison’s young life while growing up in Wisconsin that everything was so dysfunctional he had to runaway.
PRESCOTT VALLEY – Dajour Reece has that knowing confidence that he will come through in the end.
The easy, popular, and most plausible case to be made for the Division I boys basketball champion is, again, Corona del Sol. Everyone will be chasing the Aztecs in this final week of the state tournaments, everyone still playing knows and acknowledges as such, and Corona has proven any number of cases to be made why they can win a third consecutive state title.
Dalton Brady and Anthony Robles have the luxury of reflecting.
ORO VALLEY – The wrestling postseason brings a sense of urgency.
ORO VALLEY - Coming to you live from Ironwood Ridge.
The Desert Vista girls have had a super season, but now it is time for the Super Sectionals.
The AIA's decision on wrestling came out via email around 2 p.m. on Tuesday.
Considering Mountain Pointe used a family-like atmosphere as one of its building blocks to a championship season, it isn’t surprising to see many of the seniors moving onto the next level by heading to the same program.
The Desert Vista and Xavier girls soccer programs have a bit of postseason history.
Seedings are etched in ink and schedules are complete, and as the boys and girls soccer state tournaments begin this week, and it’s promising to be one full of shake ups.