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Arizona high school football Week 3 roundup: Perry outlasts Red Mountain in 4OT Thriller  AZCentral

Game stories from Week 3 of Arizona high school football.

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.

New coach Rizzo puts stamp on Ironwood football  Your Valley

First-year Ironwood football head coach Chris Rizzo gives instructions to his players during a spring practice on May 15 at Ironwood High School in Glendale.

Ironwood boys soccer coach Tim Beck honored with national award  AZCentral

Glendale Ironwood boys soccer coach Tim Beck, who won his 400th career game during the 2018-19 season, was named the National Soccer Coach of the ...

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.

Ironwood senior Joe Thomas wins Flinn Scholarship, free-ride to any public Arizona university  Your Valley

By Mark Carlisle Independent Newsmedia. Joe Thomas. Ironwood High School senior Joe Thomas was awarded the Flinn Scholarship this week, which gives ...

Former assistant principal, coach named Peoria district athletic director  Your Valley

By Philip Haldiman Independent Newsmedia. Former Sunrise Mountain Assistant Principal/Athletic Director Mark Ernster has been named Peoria Unified ...

Peoria Unified student new FBLA national treasurer | News  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 ...

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 ...

Two local seniors named 2019 Flinn Scholars | Youth Of Today  Glendale Star

Andrea Ramirez and Joe Thomas sparked a sense of pride at their schools when they were recognized as some of Arizona's highest-achieving high-school ...

Locals open The Hoop Network for basketball training  Glendale Star

A group of about a dozen youth basketball players and a few coaches and trainers surrounded Jordan Augustine at Bourgade High School in Phoenix.

Gomez, Norton form foundation of Eagles' softball rebirth  Your Valley

Ironwood's Madison Gomez scores on a hit by teammate Calianna Briner against Kellis on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Ironwood High School in Glendale.

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 ...

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

Ironwood's Bailon Black makes a layup against Apollo on Friday, Feb. 1 2019 at at Ironwood High School in Glendale. [Jacob Stanek/West Valley Preps].

Photographer Jim Louvau honors Chester Bennington | Features  Glendale Star

Jim Louvau was driving along a Valley freeway when Linkin Park came on the radio. As the song ended, he flipped channels, only to hear the Grammy-winning ...

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

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

Phoenix metro area has suddenly become a hotbed for prep basketball academies  AZCentral

The Valley is up to seven prep basketball teams playing national schedules. Why is Arizona now the hotbed?

20 impressive Arizona kids earn full rides to college as Flinn Scholars  AZCentral

A college degree without student debt is in the bag for 20 Arizona high school seniors named Flinn Scholars.

Teen Lifeline honored for community impact  Your Valley

GuideStar, the world's largest source of nonprofit information, has awarded Arizona-based Teen Lifeline with its highest level of recognition, the 2019 Platinum ...

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 ...

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 ...

West Valley Preps' top 10 football recruits of 2020  Your Valley

Centennial's Dyelan Miller runs with the ball after catching a pass during a Geico Bowl Series game against Eastside Catholic (Wash.) on Saturday, Dec.

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.

Arizona excellence: The 2019 Flinn Scholars have been named  Flinn Foundation

Twenty of Arizona's highest-achieving high-school seniors have been named 2019 Flinn Scholars.

Notebook: Ironwood to name stadium after football coach Chuck Esquivel

Glendale Ironwood will dedicate its football stadium and rename it after coach Chuck Esquivel, who died in February, two days after being inducted into the ...

Glendale High senior Andrea Ramirez wins Flinn Scholarship, free-ride to any public Arizona university  Your Valley

Glendale High School senior Andrea Ramirez, center, was one of 20 Arizona students to be awarded Flinn Scholarships, which give students a full-ride 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 ...

PUSD board appealing former teacher's lawsuit | News  Glendale Star

There was no discussion when Peoria Unified School District Governing Board Member Joe McCord made the motion Sept. 24 and a 5-0 vote directed the ...

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.

Senior hoops stars grow profile during Section 7  Your Valley

Willow Canyon basketball coach Joseph Colletti talks to his team during a time out in a Section 7 tournament game in late June. [Courtesy Willow Canyon ...

Tim Finnegan's celebrates Irish culture and food  Glendale Star

David Gill had a highly desirable job working for “Law and Order” producer Dick Wolf's shows when 12000 film and TV screenwriters went on strike.

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.

The 2018-19 All West Valley Preps boys soccer team  Your Valley

The Northwest Christian soccer team poses for a photograph with the runner up trophy after their 3A Championship loss against Coronado on Friday, Feb.

Arizona high school boys basketball Coach of the Year candidates  AZCentral

Somebody could emerge in a couple of weeks not on this list to become the Arizona High School Boys Basketball Coach of the Year. But here is a look at The ...

Nico Mannion joins Arizona's all-time greatest high school basketball team  AZCentral

Now that his prep career is over, how does Nico Mannion rank among Arizona's all-time greatest basketball players?

Ironwood graduate MacKenzie Dern to make UFC debut  Glendale Star

MacKenzie Dern has been the most sought after free agent in the world of combat sports for the past few years, but wasn't sure she wanted any part of it.

Carlos Artis fired as boys basketball coach at Mesquite  AZCentral

Carlos Artis, who played football at Arizona State, said he was called by new AD Rod Huston and told to write a resignation letter.

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.

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 ...

Photo Exhibit Pays Tribute to Linkin Park's Chester Bennington  Phoenix New Times

Regular New Times contributor Jim Louvau photographed the late Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington for almost a decade. Louvau's exhibit opens Friday, ...

Point guard Devontes Cobbs leaving Arizona for California preps  AZCentral

Devontes Cobbs, a key player in Shadow Mountain's fourth straight state basketball title as a freshman, will be playing at Fairfax in California.

Page girls basketball goes back-to-back, beating Holbrook to win 3A championship  AZCentral

For the second straight year, coach Ryan Whitehorse led his No. 2 Page girls basketball team to the 3A title, winning 46-33 over No. 4 Holbrook.

High school boys and girls basketball final Super 10 rankings  AZCentral

A look at the final boys and girls Super 10 rankings for the 2018-19 Arizona high school basketball season.

Nico Mannion leads Pinnacle to second straight 6A championship in final high school game  AZCentral

Nico Mannion can score, defend, pass, and take over the game. He did it again in his final high school basketball game for Pinnacle.

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 ...

Majority of Flinn Scholars heading to ASU | ASU Now: Access, Excellence, Impact  Arizona State University

What schools do Arizona's highest-achieving high school seniors have their eyes on? Harvard? Yale? Princeton? None of the above, and a little closer to home.

Gilbert flips switch, rallies to beat Millennium for 5A boys basketball crown  AZCentral

Trailing 28-16 in the third quarter, Gilbert finally showed why it was the No. 1 seed in the 5A boys basketball tournament. Goodyear Millennium went nearly nine ...

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 ...

The 2018-19 All West Valley Preps boys basketball team  Your Valley

Millennium sophomore forward DaRon Holmes drives to the basket against Apollo in the Feb. 18 5A basketball semifinal at Wells Fargo Arena in Tempe.

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.

Glendale mourns family killed in house fire

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.

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.

AIA moves 2A basketball finals to Gila River Arena to accommodate Alchesay crowd  AZCentral

With Whiteriver Alchesay expected to bring 6000 fans for today's 2A championships, Highland High wouldn't have been big enough.

Arcadia tops Ironwood in biggest test on season for Eagles  Glendale Star

Ironwood head softball coach Jami Beebe knew she would have a tough season after losing five seniors from last year's squad, but the Eagles have shined on ...

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.

Aspiring teachers grow Educators Rising Conference  GCU Today

Lillyana de la Rosa, from Ironwood High School, and Emily Davison, from Greenway High School, were among the state officers at the Fall Educators Rising ...

Arizona high school football scores for Week 9  AZCentral

This is the list of the Arizona high school football games for Thursday, Oct. 11, Friday, Oct. 12 and Saturday, Oct. 13. To see Richard Obert's predictions for Week ...

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.

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 ...

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

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

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.

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 ...

Scholars Directory  Flinn Foundation

The Flinn Scholars community is a dynamic group of nearly 650 individuals providing leadership on their campuses, in their professions, and in their ...

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.

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.

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 scores Week 5  AZCentral

This is the Week 5 high school football scoreboard for games played on Sept. 14 and Sept. 15.

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 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 ...

Pushovers to playoffs: HS football teams finding resurgence

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

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.

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 ...

Arizonas 100 Best Public High Schools: New Rankings Released

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

Phoenix native earns Sailor of the Quarter award at Naval Hospital  Your Valley

BREMERTON, Washington – Keeping the warfighters and their families, past and present, ready and healthy, Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Raul Haro Jr., ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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

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

Week 4 Arizona high school football scores  AZCentral

Three weeks are in the books. This is the list of the Arizona high school football games for Week 4 for games played on Thursday, Sept. 6, Friday, Sept.

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

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

10 Arizona high school football players deserving of Division I offers

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

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.

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: ...

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.

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...

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

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

Programs stress 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.

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.

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 ...

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

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

BWW Review: Stray Cat Theatre Presents SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS  Broadway World

Bess Wohl's SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS ~ Stray Cat Theatre's current production, brilliantly conceived, sensitively directed, and superbly performed ~ runs ...

ALL-USA ARIZONA Performers in Arizona high school football 2017

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

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 ...

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.

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.

Glendale native Dale Ramirez selected for Yamaha internship program  Glendale Star

Yamaha Corporation of America, Band & Orchestral division, has named Arizona State University (ASU) graduate Dale Ramirez as its 2018 selection for the ...

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.

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