A line of Salpointe Catholic softball players take cuts in the school’s mesh-enclosed batting cage, lugging in their gunmetal gray practice bats with them.
The marine layer settled into UCLA’s Easton Stadium this weekend like a cold, damp blanket, forcing players and coaches alike to grab their heaviest jackets.
A wave of complete jubilation and relief swept across the softball diamond at Arizona State University for Ironwood Ridge players, coaches and fans alike Monday night.
Alyssa Palomino-Cardoza stepped up to the plate inside Westwood's Easton Stadium in the top of the seventh with a chance to be the hero.
A crescendo of energy reached it fever pitch in the fifth and final set of Mountain View’s second round boys volleyball playoff match with visiting Salpointe Catholic Tuesday night.
The fate of Saturday’s 5A elimination softball game between regional rivals Ironwood Ridge and Mountain View high schools came down to a series of singles.
The best of the best track athletes met on the synthetic surface of Mesa Community College over the weekend for the AIA’s State Track and Field Championships.
Another trip around the sun and summer is here again! Summer brings with it diverse opportunities for everyone to get out and have fun. Around this time every year, I have this flashback from my youth. School is letting out for summer and my dad is pulling the cover off our boat. My mother m…
Jaiden Reid had a premonition in the final inning of Tuesday’s first round softball playoff game as she stood in the field. The senior, who was 2-for-2 at the plate to that point of the Ironwood Ridge Nighthawks’ opening round game against Glendale’s Ironwood, got her shot in the bottom of t…
A dark foreboding wall of cumulus clouds hung over the early innings of Canyon del Oro’s second round playoff baseball game with Seton Catholic last Monday.
Local athletes from the six high schools of northwest Tucson were among the highest placing finishers at Saturday’s Southern Arizona Track Championships.
Two of the best boys volleyball teams in Tucson battled it out inside the old gymnasium at Mountain View High School Tuesday night.
The Marana Tigers were staring at a 5-0 deficit in the middle innings of their softball play-in game against Rincon/University High School Wednesday afternoon.
The University of Arizona softball team is in the midst of a historic winning streak, with the Stanford Cardinal serving as its latest victim.
Halle Morris stepped up to the plate in the bottom of the ninth inning with a shot at providing a Hollywood ending to Canyon del Oro High School’s softball senior day home finale Tuesday evening.
On the heels of the University of Arizona’s WNIT championship, third-year women’s basketball coach Adia Barnes recently sat down with members of the media to discuss her team’s recent successes, and what’s to come for the program.
The Tucson Roadrunners’ task in Saturday’s regular season finale was a seemingly easy one: win or lose in overtime to reach the American Hockey League’s playoffs for a second straight season.
The spring sports schedule in northwest Tucson is reaching its regular season apex, with several sports hitting the peak of their schedules.
The Mountain View Lions’ softball team unleashed an offensive tour de force on the Flowing Wells Caballeros Thursday afternoon. The Lions (16-7, 7-0) pounced on an overmatched Caballeros squad on the road, winning their road clash by a whopping 15-1 margin in five innings.
The Ironwood Ridge Nighthawks softball team unleashed a torrent of offense in the early innings of their Tuesday afternoon clash with Marana.
Streams of red and blue confetti rained onto the court of the McKale Center as a heap of Arizona Wildcats let out primal screams of jubilation Saturday afternoon.
The course of last Thursday’s softball clash between Canyon del Oro and visiting Casa Grande swung on a bloop single to right field.
A crescendo reached its fever pitch as the final seconds drained from the clock at McKale Center Sunday afternoon.
A crowd of more than 6,000 people roared in unison as the final seconds drained from the center-court clock at McKale Center on Thursday evening.
The Arizona Interscholastic Association’s first set of spring sports rankings were released Thursday, with several local programs making the top 10 in their respective sport.
The tide of Wednesday’s clash between Ironwood Ridge and Buena baseball teams turned on a misplayed fly ball to left field. The soaring ball, which came off the bat of Levi White, careened off the glove of the Colts’ left fielder, allowing third baseman Ajay Ram to score the winning run from…
The message from Pusch Ridge Christian Academy assistant baseball coach Steven Ambuehl to his team last Tuesday afternoon was simple: get to work.
Mike Flowers has lived in the Old Pueblo for four decades, actively embedding himself into the local sports culture since moving from New York.
The Canyon del Oro baseball team had a week full of highs before they fell in the final game of the Lancer Baseball Classic.
A buzz filtered through the crowd of 3,265 at the McKale Center last Thursday night as the Arizona Wildcats played their first women’s basketball postseason game in eight years.
A buzz filtered through the crowd of 3,265 at the McKale Center Thursday night as the Arizona Wildcats played their first women's basketball postseason game in eight seasons.
Diana Nisbett achieved a lifelong dream on a softball diamond thousands of miles away more than two years ago. The 17-year-old Ironwood Ridge senior, who’s manned the middle of the infield over the last four years for the Nighthawks, will do the same this summer on an international stage.
James Hardy Jr. has big plans for the football team at Ironwood Ridge High School, with plans to build a perennial regional power into a statewide juggernaut.