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On Monday Desert Vista and Skyline boys basketball teams stepped onto the hardwood just like they normally do.
There were plenty of accomplishments over Christmas break – other than gaining about 7 pounds eating all the baked goodies – that show some promise for area winter sports teams.
Willie Gray knows he is at a time disadvantage, but that’s about the only thing that might prove to be problematic as he takes over the Desert Vista girls basketball program.
The Desert Vista athletic Hall of Fame committee has it pretty hard.
A cool basketball event is happening at Mountain Pointe on Tuesday that includes the Gorilla, the Suns’ famous mascot.
Mountain Pointe coach Clay Webb is holding open gym at Aspire Volleyball Club, which is located at 8350 S. Kyrene Road in Chandler, from 6 to 8 p.m. every Saturday leading up to a four-day session at Mountain Pointe.
Mountain Pointe High School is in its final preparations to host the 23rd Annual Physical Day for student athletes and members of the Ahwatukee community.
Dominic and Christian Cava are clearly in sync on the volleyball court, but it might be nothing compared to the harmony they have on the stage.
The absurdity has developed into awareness.
The Mountain Pointe student body was forced to watch the game from the upper level of the gym.
Momentum in a year of transition is vital to first-year success and Mountain Pointe seems to have found some at the McClintock Holiday Tournament.
Pride fans run out of the gym after PrideÕs Emmanuel Butler (3) dunked the ball during the basketball game between Mountain Pointe Pride and Desert Vista Thunder at Mountain Pointe on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013.
Members of the Arizona Army National Guard Military Police Command enter the gym before the basketball game between the Mountain Pointe Pride and Tolleson Wolverines at Mountain Pointe on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.
The roster for Mountain Pointe is filled with players of all ages, ethnicities, belief systems and locales.
Whether they knew it or not, it was a bit of a test.
Mountain Pointe High School will be honoring six new inductees into its Hall of Fame on Friday, Sept. 27 in the school’s gym lobby.
Fred Mann’s return to the Mountain Pointe gym, where eight volleyball state championship banners hang because of his guidance, on Thursday had an odd feel.
With her 10th year in the WNBA coming to a close on Saturday, Nicole Powell takes on a new chapter in her extensive and long successful basketball career.
Volleyball was Kyle Pitman’s secondary sport, but it was hard to tell with his effort and influence on the court.
Spring sprang, and now summer has set in.
Trying to fasten on his bow tie, cummerbund and pocket square, Tre Campbell, of Mountain Pointe High School, got ready in a matter of minutes for his senior prom.
When Mountain Pointe volleyball coach Fred Mann stepped foot in the gym on Saturday, he knew his time with the Pride might be coming to a close.
There was a time when America was a far off place for Fred Mann.
The change was subtle but something Khari Holloway felt needed to be done.