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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.

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.

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

Video of a Valley guitar hero is wowing people around the country. The guitarist is Ridge Brown, a senior at Ironwood High School in Glendale. He played the ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

Arizona high school to perform with rock band Foreigner.

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.

In first performance ever, student with autism performs incredible National Anthem 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 ...

Football: Sunrise Mountain vs Ironwood  Your Valley

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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.

Glendale student with autism nails National Anthem KPNX

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

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

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

Bubble trouble: Week 11 Arizona high school football story lines  AZCentral

Last chances. Teams on the edge can decide their playoff fate. Just win.

"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.

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 ...

Carstens Fine Art Studio & Gallery to Host Artists/Teachers Karin Carlson & Monica Garvey  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - PRLog) Carstens Fine Art Studio & Gallery will host a reception for featured artists Karin Carlson and Monica Garvey on Thursday, January.

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

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

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 schedule plus Richard Obert's picks for Week 6  AZCentral

This is the list of the Arizona high school football games for Friday, Sept. 21 and Saturday, Sept. 22. To see the latest rankings from Richard Obert, click here.

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 ...

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 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: ...

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.

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 ...

Breaking down the 2A Arizona high school football semifinals  AZCentral

Phoenix Christian takes on top seed Thatcher. while St. Johns battles Eagar Round Valley.

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.

Closing gaps: Week 10 top 10 Arizona high school football story lines  AZCentral

A look at what needs to go down in 10 intriguing Arizona high school football story lines.

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 ...

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 ...

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 3A, 2A championship predictions  AZCentral

Breaking down the small-school state championship games with predicted scores.

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.

Maricopa improves to 5-1 with win over Ironwood

Maricopa made the cross-town trip to visit Ironwood and came out on top.

Game predictions: Breaking down 5A football first-round playoff games  AZCentral

Let's take a look at each game in the first round of the AIA's 5A football playoffs.

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.

Pushovers to playoffs: HS football teams finding resurgence

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

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.

Arizona high school football Super 10, conference rankings: After Week 4  AZCentral

These are the Richard Obert Arizona high school football rankings after Week 4. As always you can find tons of high school sports coverage at ...

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 ...

Arizona's 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.

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 ...

Game predictions: Breaking down 3A, 2A football first-round playoff games and 1A semifinals  AZCentral

This is the last in a series breaking down this week's Arizona high school football playoff matchups. Previously broken down: 6A | 5A | 4A. This week's complete ...

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?

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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: Teams sweating it out with 2 games left  AZCentral

With two games left in the regular season, Arizona high school football team on the playoff bubble are sweating it out.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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...

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.

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 ...

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.

American Family Insurance ALL-USA ARIZONA Performances of the Week

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

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.

Originality tough to come by in Arizona high school mascot names

A revival of efforts to come up with a unique nickname for new high schools doesn't always hit the mark but can score big.

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.

Predictions and analysis for Arizona high school football playoff games

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

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.

Top 10 mascots in Arizona high school sports

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

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 ...

Tens of Thousands Hit Street to Protest Education Funding in Red for Ed March to Capitol  Signals AZ

PHOENIX – Tens of thousands of Red for Ed protesters marched to the Arizona Capitol on Thursday in a historic demonstration against years of education ...

High school notebook: Perry QB Brock Purdy hoping for Power 5 offer in December

Perry football coach Brent Jones, from what he is hearing, believes a major college football will open for senior QB Brock Purdy in December.

Why is Alabama football recruiting Arizona so much lately?  AZCentral

Alabama football recruiting has picked up in Arizona: Perry's Brock Purdy became the fourth Arizona high school QB the Tide offered since last spring.

Ex-Boulder Creek football coach Dan Friedman to take over at Deer Valley  AZCentral

Deer Valley high school named Dan Friedman head football coach less than a week after Eric Bolus resigned. Bolus joined the Deer Valley staff in 1991.

High-school graduation a pricey rite of passage

The pomp and circumstance is a costly venture for parents and schools.

Arizona high school football championship scores

These are the scores for the 2017 Arizona high school football postseason tournaments.

Arizona high school football Player of the Year nominees

Editor's note: With the 6A through 2A football tournaments about to start (1A is already underway), this is a good time to roll out 20 nominees for the ...

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."

Arizona high school football Super 10: Final rankings

A look at the top 10 Arizona high school football teams in the state at any conference.

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 ...

Canyon del Oro RB Elijah Carey drawing comparisons to famous brother

Elijah Carey, the brother of Ka'Deem Carey, is having a big season running the football at Canyon del Oro.

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.

Arizona high school football scores and rankings

Arizona high school football scores and rankings from throughout the Phoenix area and the state.

Arizona high school football championship rewind: Stars shine on biggest stage

Richard Obert breaks down this season's five 11-man state championship football games.

Arizona high school football Week 1 rewind: Defenses stand out

Arizona high school football's week 1 is in the books; here are the top high school football scores and highlights.

Centennial football a model of consistency under coach Richard Taylor

Despite Peoria Sunrise Mountain and Peoria Liberty rising in football, Centennial still is the benchmark of greatness in Northwest Valley.

Week 10 Arizona high school football rewind: Following scripts

A look at some of the more intriguing highlights around the state in Week 10.

Friends and family remember the Buckner family

A friend of 18-year-old Kaitlin Buckner who was gunned down inside her home said she texted her friend just goes before she lost her life.

10 greatest linebackers all-time to come out of Arizona high schools

A look at the 10 greatest linebackers in Arizona high school football history.

High school football notes: Desert Ridge makes right call to avoid fight at end of JV game at Mesa

Desert Ridge coach Jeremy Hathcock avoided a potential fight with Mesa by keeping his players out of the post-game handshake line.

No. 2 Sunrise Mountain shuts down on No. 5 Cactus, 54-0

Cactus failed to establish a run game and suffered its first loss of the season.

Salpointe, Centennial Punch Title Game Tickets  Sports360AZ

Tucson Salpointe came to the Valley and made a statement, while Centennial got a bit of revenge against their west side football neighbors Friday.

How Barry Goldwater's forfeit impacts 5A football power rankings

Phoenix Barry Goldwater and Phoenix North Canyon will have one less football game counted in the 5A power rankings after Goldwater self-reported to the ...

Eloy Santa Cruz tops Round Valley, will play for 2A high school football title

Eloy Santa Cruz defeated Eagar Round Valley on Saturday, 24-21, at Fountain Hills High School to advance to the 2A championship game.

Top schools ranked by SAT scores | News  Inside Tucson Business

Using data from the College Board, the Arizona Department of Education has ranked the state's 50 top high schools by their average SAT scores, with two ...

Pahnke, Scottsdale Christian roll by Phoenix Bourgade Catholic

Scottsdale Christian survived an upset bid from Phoenix Bourgade Catholic in a 2A Metro Conference game, and stayed undefeated after its 27-8 win Friday ...

Top 10 candidates for Arizona high school football Coach of the Year 2017

With the playoffs here, it's time to look at leading candidates for the Arizona high school football Coach of the Year. The playoffs will factor in, so if a coach isn't ...

Moon Valley dominates Thunderbird, 41-0

Phoenix Moon Valley got a win in its first game under new coach Seth Millican.

Mesa RB Kris Jackson commits to Weber State

Big Sky Weber State pulls in one of Arizona's best running backs.

Gilbert Higley 2019 DE/TE Ty Robinson picks up Louisville, Colorado, Notre Dame offers

Louisville, Colorado and Notre Dame all offered Ty Robinson a football scholarship within 30 minutes.

Chandler Miles, Zach Jeffries push Benjamin Franklin over Florence

The pair combined for 26 points for the Chargers on Friday night.

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