Are you a big fan of Apple or Nike, or a hater of McDonald’s? A new study from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows love-it or hate-it brands probably won’t perform exceptionally well in the stock market, but they also offer investors less risk because you know just what to expect — the good and the bad.
Mountain Pointe coach Norris Vaughan will host his V Football Camp for seventh- and eight-graders April 21-24, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Mountain Pointe’s Lovett Field, 4201 E. Knox Road. The cost is $100 per individuals.
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.
Desert Vista junior Dani Jones finished fourth overall at the NXN Southwest Regional recently to qualify for the 10th annual Nike Cross Nationals. She will get the chance to compete against the nation’s best in Portland, Oregon on Saturday, Dec. 7 at Portland Meadows racing facility.
Local soccer club Phoenix Premier FC, formerly CISCO SE Soccer Club, won big in the Stars and Stripes Soccer Tournament. This soccer tournament is hosted by Nike and Phoenix FC, Phoenix’s own professional soccer team.