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West Valley schools among those supporting Teen Lifeline hotline  Your Valley

Number now appears on back of student IDs. Suicide prevention specialists at Teen Lifeline are reminding those who come in contact with teenagers it is a ...



Ian Curtis steps down as Ironwood High School football coach  AZCentral

After his first winning season since 2012, Ian Curtis decided it was time to let a younger coach take over the Ironwood football program.



Lane violation on last-second free throw to tie game ends Arizona high school's season  USA TODAY High School Sports

With a chance to tie the game, a lane violation was called on Ironwood High School. The season ended with that playoff loss.



Glendale's Richard Herrera voted Week 1 high school baseball's top performer  AZCentral

A look at who stood out in the first week of the Arizona high school baseball season: Voting in the poll closed at noon on Wednesday. If you cannot see the ...



Peoria Unified student new FBLA national treasurer  Glendale Star

At the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) National Conference in Baltimore, Peoria Unified senior from Ironwood High School, Galadriel Coury, ran for ...



Football: Sunrise Mountain vs Ironwood  Your Valley

Sunrise Mountain's Keegan Freid runs with the ball against Ironwood on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018 at Ironwood High School in Glendale. [Jacob Stanek/West Valley ...



Ironwood Eagles boys basketball buries Willow Canyon Wildcats with long-range assault in third quarter  Your Valley

Ironwood's Malik Smith drives to the basket against Willow Canyon on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018 at Ironwood High School in Glendale. [Jacob Stanek/West ...



Ironwood boys basketball breaks through against Apollo on memorable senior night  Your Valley

Richard Smith West Valley Preps. It is hard to imagine a high school basketball team entering a more emotional cauldron than the one awaiting Ironwood Friday ...



Glendale student with autism rocks national anthem performance (VIDEO)  ABC15 Arizona

The guitarist is Ridge Brown, a senior at Ironwood High School in Glendale. He played the national anthem for a school assembly and the video posted by his ...



Ironwood Eagles give Sunrise Mountain Mustangs a lesson in high level 5A soccer  Your Valley

Ironwood senior forward Alex Panduro dribbles down the field against Sunrise Mountain on Wednesday, Jan. 23 during a 5A soccer game at Ironwood High ...



Arizona teachers hold 'walk-ins' before school to demand better pay  CNN

Teachers across Arizona participated Wednesday morning in "walk-ins" before class -- rallies in which educators calling for higher salaries gathered outside ...



Girls wrestling schedule, future in Arizona figured out on the fly  Your Valley

Centennial sophomores and girls wrestlers Mia Didur and Angelina Samarripas pose for a photograph, Jan. 10, at Centennial High School. [Jacob Stanek/West ...



Ironwood High School choir wins KOOL contest to perform on stage with Foreigner  ABC15 Arizona

Arizona high school to perform with rock band Foreigner.



Family of 4 killed in Glendale house fire  KPNX 12 News TV

Police say a loud explosion shook the neighborhood early Wednesday morning.



Week 7 Arizona high school football roundup: Spencer Rattler breaks state record  AZCentral

Among the Key Week 7 games: On the day he turned 18, the Oklahoma-bound QB broke the Arizona passing yards record.



Liberty wrestling team, Tarik Sutkovic shine at 53rd annual Peoria Invitational  Your Valley

Liberty wrestling celebrates its second place team finish - out of 35 teams - at the 53rd Peoria Invitational Jan. 12 at Peoria High School. [Courtesy Jovita ...



Glendale grads get full rides to state universities  Glendale Star

College freshmen have enough to worry about — first time being away from home, making new friends, keeping their grades up — but paying for it won't be one ...



Arizona high school boys basketball state tournament scores, schedules  AZCentral

The brackets have been released for the state high school basketball tournaments. Keep track of the scores.



In first performance ever, student with autism performs incredible National Anthem  12news.com KPNX

There was an incredible moment at a pep rally in the Phoenix area last week and it inspired everyone who has had the opportunity to see it. Ridge, a student at ...



Glendale student with autism nails National Anthem  12news.com KPNX

Ridge performed the Star Spangled Banner at a pep rally at Ironwood High School. It was his first public performance ever.



Sutkovic wins 2nd straight title, finds home at Ironwood  Your Valley

Ironwood junior Tarik Sutkovic poses for a photograph on Feb. 13 at Ironwood High School in Glendale. Sutkovic won the 220-pound weight class in Division II.



"JR" Hanson (1977-2018)  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO -- "JR" Hanson, 41, of Glendale, Ariz., formerly of Dubuque and Waterloo, died there Tuesday, Aug. 21, of natural causes.



Senior Citizen Prom returns to Ironwood | News  Glendale Star

Ironwood High School held its 16th annual Senior Citizen Prom the last weekend of February. The event included dinner, music and dancing for those 55 and ...



Shadow Mountain's Jaelen House voted Arizona boys basketball top performer for Week 10  AZCentral

A look at the top performers in Week 10 of the Arizona high school boys basketball season.



Arizona high school boys basketball rankings: Through Week 7  AZCentral

Where are the top high school basketball teams ranked at midseason in the Super 10 and 6A to 1A?



Kellis tops Ironwood, held out of playoffs | Sports  Glendale Star

Kellis knew coming in they needed to top Ironwood if they had any chance to make the 5A playoffs and the Cougars came out and did what they needed to.



The 2018 All West Valley Preps football team  Your Valley

Centennial junior Jaydin Young returns a kickoff for a touchdown against Higley during a 5A semifinal game on Nov. 16, 2018 at Willow Canyon High School in ...



Arizona high school football schedule, picks for Week 4  AZCentral

This is the list of the Arizona high school football games for Week 4 along with Richard Obert's picks.



Arizona high school boys and girls basketball midseason awards  AZCentral

Who jumped out in the first half of the season? Who surprised? Who dominated? Let's pass out some high school hoops hardware.



Rewind: What we learned from Week 3 in Arizona high school football  AZCentral

A look at the top moments in Week 3 across Arizona high school football on Friday night.



Arizona high school boys basketball rankings: Through Week 8  AZCentral

A look at the top ranked teams in the state for high school boys basketball through Week 8.



What we learned from Week 5 in Arizona high school basketball  AZCentral

A growing rivalry. Clutch performances. Big plays. Let's take a look at Week 5 in Arizona high school boys basketball. Biggest takeaway. Why isn't Phoenix ...



Jakob Feng of Phoenix Country Day voted Week 7 Arizona high school boys basketball top performer  AZCentral

A look at the best from Week 7 in Arizona high school boys basketball.



Key Week 9 Arizona high school football games  AZCentral

Three weeks left in the season is all that's left for some teams to position themselves for a playoff spot.



Rewind: What we learned in Week 7 of Arizona high school football  AZCentral

There were records, revelations, upsets, reminders in Week 7.



Star search: Who to see during the Arizona high school boys basketball playoffs  AZCentral

A guide to who to go see during the Arizona high school basketball playoffs that begin Tuesday.



Rewind: What we learned from Week 2 in Arizona high school football  AZCentral

Lightning delays, lightning plays, shocking wins, and great relief work defined the second week of Arizona high school football. A look at Week 2: ...



Willow Canyon senior KJ Patrick caps basketball career to remember  Your Valley

Willow Canyon senior guard Kelvin Patrick loses a defender with a crossover move during the Wildcats Jan. 8 home game against Avondale Agua Fria.



Power points: What rankings mean down the stretch for Arizona high school football teams  AZCentral

There is now a gauge on which football teams have on what they need to do to get home field in the playoffs or just get into the fields of 16.



Glendale mourns family killed in house fire  AZCentral.com

More than 50 Glendale high school students, families and neighbors gathered Saturady night to remember a mom and four kids killed this week in a house fire.



AIA looking into possible non-school participation violation by 3 Paradise Honors basketball players  AZCentral

The Arizona Interscholastic Association received information this week that three Surprise Paradise Honors boys basketball players participated in training with ...



Trent Brown of Pinnacle voted Week 5 Arizona high school boys basketball top performer  AZCentral

A look at the top performers in Week 5 of the Arizona high school boys basketball season. As always you can nominate an outstanding student-athlete in your ...



Desert Ridge vs. Liberty leads intriguing Week 4 Arizona high school football story lines  AZCentral

A school trying to gain 6A traction. Another trying to hold it together. A night to celebrate tradition. Out-of-state excursions to prove Arizona's worth. Here are 10 ...



Arizona high school basketball state play-in roundup: Mesa edges Valley Vista  AZCentral

With eight teams already in, there were still eight more in each of the three big school-state conference tournaments needing to punch their tickets.



EPICS High School gives AZ students tools to change the world  Arizona State University

With the support of ASU engineering program, middle and high schoolers design solutions for specific needs of community agencies. An app to help teachers ...



St. Mary's basketball's Jose Sanchez celebrates growth with grandparents on Senior Night  AZCentral

Before playing Phoenix Moon Valley on St. Mary's Senior Night, Jose Sanchez walked onto the court with the couple that raised him. After his parents died in a ...



Three Stars: Pusch Ridge stars Lucas Elliott and Jared Clark's big game leads the way  Tucson Local Media

Welcome to the final week (pre-holiday break) of boys basketball in the grand state of Arizona, folks.



Arizona Teachers — Some Working Multiple Jobs — Contemplate Next Steps In #RedForEd  KJZZ

Benjamin Haynes' alarm goes off before sunrise on Wednesday.By 5 a.m., he's at Mountainside Fitness near Desert Ridge shopping mall to teach a morning ...



Arizona high school football playoff schedule and Richard Obert's picks  AZCentral

These are the Arizona high school football playoff games scheduled for Friday, Nov. 2 and Saturday, Nov. 3. Higher-seeded teams will host these first-round ...



Arizona high school football rankings through Oct. 5  AZCentral

A look at where the Arizona high school football teams rank through eight weeks. Super 10. No. 1 Peoria Centennial Coyotes (7-0). Cemented at No. 1 after ...



Predictions for 6A, 5A, 4A Arizona high school football championships  AZCentral

Let's break down the 6A, 5A, 4A football championship games Friday and Saturday.



Police: 4 die in Glendale house fire, family tried to escape  ABC15 Arizona

Fire and police investigators are on the scene of a deadly house fire in Glendale.



Snowflake football community remembers 9/11 with special jerseys, tribute video  AZCentral

In a tribute video made by Curtis Cook, Snowflake head football coach Kay Solomon's brother-in-law, the community comes together to remember 9/11.



With NFL beckoning, Arizona's Shawn Poindexter continues to pursue unique path  Arizona Daily Star

The big-play wideout took a different route to become a pro prospect, and he's still doing things his own way.



Arizonas 100 Best Public High Schools: New Rankings Released  Patch.com

BASIS Scottsdale is Arizona's best public high school for 2019, according to a new set of rankings released by Niche.com this week. The rankings were released ...



Managers Isaac and Marcus MacDonald score first career points in Gilbert basketball's memorable win  AZCentral

The MacDonald twins, managers since their sophomore year, each scored their first career points with Marcus' shot coming at the buzzer.



Proving ground: Arizona high school football Week 6 story lines  AZCentral

A look across the state for the 10 best Arizona high school football story lines in Week 6.



His rendition of the 'Star Spangled Banner' blew away the audience and shattered stereotypes  CNN

What made Ridge Brown's performance so remarkable is that he has autism and it was the first time he played his guitar publicly.



Shot clock playing to rave reviews at Visit Mesa Basketball Challenge  AZCentral

Nobody notices there is a 35-second shot clock until late in tight games during the Visit Mesa Basketball Challenge. And that's a good thing.



Meet your federal candidates | News  Glendale Star

Glendale voters' primary election ballots will be lengthy.



Bradshaw Mountain's Logan Brannan is the Week 7 Top Performer in Arizona high school football  AZCentral

Take a look at the best performances in Arizona high school football from Week 7.



This Arizona teacher could make $50,000 more by teaching 10 minutes away in California  CNN

Arizona teacher Christina Carter lives about 5 miles from the California border and believes she could earn about $50000 more a year doing essentially the ...



DaRon Holmes powers Millennium past Apollo, into 5A boys basketball final  AZCentral

DaRon Holmes keeps elevating his game. Once again on Monday, he was swatting shots and steering Goodyear Millennium's young basketball team to victory.



Heat is biggest opponent as Arizona high football teams begin practice  AZCentral

Temperatures are expected to reach 115 degrees in Arizona when high school football teams start practice.



Centennial will play host to Washington champ Eastside Catholic in Geico Bowl  AZCentral

Centennial will play host to Washington champion Eastside Catholic on Dec. 22 at 8:30 p.m. in the Geico Bowl.



Rewind: What we learned in Week 11 of Arizona high school football  AZCentral

Break or make, players and teams ended their seasons with a bang.



As fewer kids play high school football across Arizona, schools deal with cancellations  AZCentral

The Arizona Interscholastic Association has seen a decline from about 22000 football participants five years ago to about 19900 last year.



Playoffs or bust: A look at key Week 11 high school playoff games  AZCentral

This is it, the final Friday night in the regular season for Arizona high school football.



A look at key Week 6 games in Arizona high school football  AZCentral

It's Week 6 in Arizona high school football. We're already at the midway point of the 2018 season. During homecoming, Gilbert Highland watched fireworks light ...



Arizona Interscholastic Association needs to scrap or rewrite the prior-contact rule  AZCentral

Marqui Johnson and his father didn't even need a lawyer representing them to twice win rulings from a judge because of the language in the prior-contact rule.



Breaking down AIA football rankings: Which teams still have work to do?  AZCentral

Just three weeks left in the regular season. How is the race to the playoffs shaping up?



Apollo boys basketball advances to quarterfinals  Glendale Star

Playing Ironwood for the third time in just over a month, Apollo showed why they are the top-seeded team in Division 5A.



Chandler ignores distraction, rolls Perry behind RB DeCarlos Brooks  AZCentral

When it was over, Chandler players and coaches made room for No. 6 – the kid without the pads and, so far, without a season – to get into the huddle, where he ...



Pushovers to playoffs: HS football teams finding resurgence  AZCentral.com

Glendale, Youngker and Greenway are among schools having a football resurgence this season.



Ironwood principal receives state thespian honor  Glendale Star

Vance Setka does not give the impression that he is a stage-struck actor wannabe. Instead, the quiet, shy principal of Ironwood High School leaves the acting to ...



Numbers game: Arizona high school football participation increased despite growing concerns  AZCentral.com

Despite growing concerns regarding the long-term affects of concussions, the AIA has seen an increase in football participation from 2011 to 2016.



PUSD board welcomes new Glendale school resource officers  Glendale Star

Three high schools in Peoria Unified School District now have school resource officers. Cactus, Ironwood and Raymond Kellis high schools are within the ...



Predictions and analysis for Arizona high school football playoff games  AZCentral.com

The Arizona high school playoffs kick off this week, and we have predictions and analysis for every Arizona high school playoff game.



Glendale welcomes Marty Robbins home  Glendale Star

John Edmondson of Remar Productions wrote the following article about Glendale native son Marty Robbins and his legacy.



Game of the Week: Breaking down Highland-Queen Creek high school football game  AZCentral

Let's break down the Week 10 Game of the Week: Gilbert Highland (7-1) at Queen Creek (7-1)



Local graduate hopes to bring Downtown Phoenix to Peoria through coffee  Peoria Times

It's 10 a.m. on a Friday and there is a line of customers waiting to get ahold of Luana's Coffee Yard drinks as owner Aaron Schofield continues to stop our.



Arizona Department of Education releases school letter grade records  Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting

After refusing to release school letter grade records distributed to Arizona public schools and claiming that no list of all scores existed, the Arizona Department of ...



10 Arizona high school football players deserving of Division I offers  AZCentral.com

A look at 10 Arizona high school football players who look good enough to deserve a Division I college scholarship offer.



Game of the Week: No looking back for Mountain Pointe football coach Rich Wellbrock  AZCentral

A year to forget has turned into a season to remember for first-year Mountain Pointe football coach Rich Wellbrock.



GCC women's soccer team looks to rebuild  Glendale Star

After their first playoff appearance last season in more than five years, the Glendale Community College women's soccer team is looking to rebuild with a new ...



American Family Insurance ALL-USA ARIZONA Performances of the Week  AZCentral.com

A look at the weekly top 10 high school football performances in the state.



Arizona Christian Football Announces 2018 Signing Class  Victory Sports Network

Head Coach Jeff Bowen and Arizona Christian Football are excited to announce their 2018 signing day class. Twenty-nine athletes signed to play for...



Glendale Fire shows students danger of DUI during mock crash  Glendale Star

From 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. March 25, students at Ironwood High School got a first-hand look at the consequences of driving under the influence with a mock-crash ...



Centennial, Saguaro staying put for next 2-year AIA realignment block  AZCentral.com

Chaparral, Queen Creek and Liberty can petition down but right now those schools are placed at the highest level next school year.



New book dives into unexplored history behind high school gym, field names  AZCentral

"Who is Gym?" A new book explores Arizona history through high school gym names.



Storm Front: ACU Solidifies Solid Class  Sports360AZ

I need to send an apology out to head football coach Jeff Bowen and his staff at Arizona Christian University. In my article Thursday, I failed to mention the ...



Programs stress importance of reporting concussions by high school athletes  Cronkite News

The culture of concussion reporting in high schools has changed. A study found that 79-percent of high school athletes would report a concussion.



Children's former principal fondly describes family that perished in Glendale house fire  AZCentral.com

A former principal said single mother Heather Johnson and her three children, who died in a Glendale house fire, "will be terribly missed."



Glendale and Ørland, Norway sign Sister Cities agreement  Glendale Star

Civic Pride Ambassadors have brought back a Sister Cities program to Glendale. The city and its new Sister City, Ørland, Norway, have much in common: Both ...



Tens of thousands hit street to protest education funding in Red for Ed march to Capitol  Cronkite News

Thousands of Red for Ed protesters marched to the Arizona State Capitol Thursday in a historic demonstration against years of education budget cuts, ...



Moon Valley player who collapses on field; hospital, family decline comment  AZCentral.com

Moon Valley junior linebacker/running back Carlos Sanchez was rushed to a hospital after collapsing during the game on Friday.



State championship a priority for Salpointe Catholic's Chris Aguirre and Matteo Mele  Arizona Daily Star

Fourth-seeded Salpointe Catholic has advanced to the Class 4A state semifinals, where they'll take on No. 1 Peoria Sunrise Mountain Friday at Glendale ...



Teaching young people the importance of voting in elections  Tucson Local Media

At 12:08 p.m., two minutes before the start of the second lunch period at Ironwood High School in Glendale, Teresa Martinez sprang into action.



Top 10 mascots in Arizona high school sports  AZCentral.com

The Sultans, the Monsoon, the ... Frogs? A look at the most creative and inspired nicknames across Arizona high school sports.



Two American Leadership schools not eligible for AIA postseason for two years  AZCentral

American Leadership Academy's North Gilbert school went 10-0 and won the CAA championship but apparently it won't initially be eligible in the AIA.



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