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Wade Cota edging toward win on 'American Idol'  Glendale Star

It's not completely about the recording contract or the adulation for the Valley native, who has a residency at Tim Finnigan's Irish Pub in Glendale. His mission is ...

Arizona Sports Hall of Fame nominees include Muhammad Ali, Michael Bidwill, Phil Mickelson  AZCentral

The general public can vote on fighters like Muhammad Ali and Michael Carbajal, basketball stars from Paul Westphal to Steve Kerr, and more.

Autopsy: Phoenix Moon Valley High School junior Carlos Sanchez killed playing football  AZCentral

The Maricopa County Medical Examiner ruled that Moon Valley junior Carlos Sanchez died playing high school football.

Is AZ ready to produce another American Idol superstar?  ABC15 Arizona

GLENDALE, AZ — Very few states can say they've produced a winner of American Idol. We all remember back in 2007 on season six when Jordin Sparks ...

Moon Valley High School football player dies after collapsing on field  FOX 10 News Phoenix

Glendale Union High School district has released a statement confirming the death of Carlos Sanchez, a Moon Valley High School football player. FOX 10's ...

Moon Valley High School remembers fallen teammate  Cronkite News

Moon Valley football players honor fallen teammate Carlos Sanchez Friday during a game at the school. Sanchez passed away after collapsing last weekend.

Arizonas 100 Best Public High Schools: New Rankings Released

Arizona's 100 Best Public High Schools - Phoenix, AZ - New rankings from Niche rank the 100 best public high schools in Arizona.

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.

'Blunt-force trauma' listed as cause of death for Arizona high school football player

Carlos Sanchez, the Moon Valley High School football player who died following a Moon Valley-Cactus football game was killed by "blunt force trauma."

Arizona wrestling championships feature first girls bracket in state history  USA TODAY High School Sports

The high school wrestling landscape was altered with the addition of girls teams to the sport this season. “Just like anything else, they want an opportunity to ...

ACE works to attract new generation of construction workers  AZ Big Media

Real estate demand and prices in Arizona have risen once again to their peak at the top of the housing market over a decade ago, according to Arizona Real ...

Multi-sport athlete Rylee Bruce not just earning her place but 'kicking down the door'  AZCentral

Rylee Bruce is a three-sport athlete and the first female wrestler to ever earn a varsity letter at Moon Valley High School.

Questions, emotions remain after medical examiner’s ruling on Moon Valley player death  Cronkite News

The Maricopa County Medical Examiner's Office lists Moon Valley football player Carlos Sanchez's cause of death as 'blunt force trauma,' but what does that ...

Schools in Arizona: 10 best, worst schools in Maricopa County  ABC15 Arizona

Newly released preliminary data from the State Board of Education grades high schools and elementary schools on their performance.

Moon Valley dominates Thunderbird, 41-0

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

‘Pay to Play’ an increasing burden for parents of Arizona high school athletes  Cronkite News

Due to continuous budget cuts to Arizona's education funding, school districts have had to make tough decisions about how to allocate funds.

Arizona Has 50 U.S. News Best Schools In The Country For 2018

Arizona's Best High Schools For 2018 - Phoenix, AZ - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how AZ schools ...

Cardinals, USA Football Award Grants To Local Programs

​USA Football, the sport's national governing body and a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee, and the Arizona Cardinals recently awarded grants for new ...

#RedforED: Arizona Teachers Seek 20 Percent Raise  Phoenix New Times

Arizona educators with the grassroots #RedForEd movement announced an ambitious set of demands at the Capitol, including a 20 percent salary increase on ...

Fallen Phoenix officer put teammates first in high school  AZFamily

Even as a teenager at Moon Valley High School, David Glasser had a knack for putting his body on the line to help his teammates.

Celebrities who attended Phoenix high schools

Take a look at some of the celebrities who have attended high school in Phoenix.

Need help filing the FAFSA? Here's where you can get it  Arizona Education News Service

Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine financial aid eligibility for colleges and vocational schools can be a challenge for ...

Who Is Wade Cota? — 5 Things About 'American Idol' Contestant  Hollywood Life

Everything to know about Wade Coda, who is a contestant on season 17 of 'American Idol.'

Father, Son Share Unique Basketball Bond  Sports360AZ

Trevor Thompson Jr. doesn't have a Twitter handle and no, you won't find him on Instagram. The Moon Valley High School senior guard is unique in the fact that ...

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.

Athletics complex named after fallen Phoenix officer David Glasser  ABC15 Arizona

A Phoenix police officer killed in the line of duty two years ago had his name immortalized with the naming of an athletics complex on Thursday.

Richard Jefferson's father slain in Compton  KGUN

Richard Jefferson Sr., father of Arizona Wildcats legend Richard Jefferson, was killed Wednesday night in a drive-by shooting in Compton, Calif., according ...

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...

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 ...

Super 25 Boys Basketball Expert Rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Result: PR: 1. Last game: Beat Indiana Elite Prep (Ind.) 63-38. Next: Horizon Christian Academy (Fort Wayne, Ind.) 2. McEachern. Powder Springs, GA 27 - 0 - 0.

How will Arizona high school spring football change in the future?  AZCentral

A year into the Arizona Interscholastic Association's bylaw allowing for year-round practices, spring football may never be the same again.

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.

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.

Arizona Wildcats won't face standout Houston Baptist center in season opener  Arizona Daily Star

Houston Baptist will play without standout center Josh Ibarra on Wednesday at McKale Center, giving the Arizona Wildcats yet another advantage in their ...

Isaac School District hosts free Back-to-School wellness fair for community  Arizona Education News Service

Isaac School District announces it will host a free back-to-school wellness fair for the community on Saturday, July 15 at Isaac Middle School from 9 a.m. to 1 ...

Cesar Chavez youth basketball tourneys  Navajo Times

PHOENIX — The Cesar Chavez youth basketball tournament is March 23-24 at the American Sports Center and Moon Valley High School. Boys divisions: ...

Takeaways from Scottsdale 7-on-7 Arizona high school football tournament  AZCentral

There was intrigue, surprises, and a chance for players to make names for themselves in the first big Arizona high school passing tournament.

Dynamic duos: Top 10 high school football tandems in Arizona  AZCentral

These tandems put pressure on defenses and offenses, keeping teams from keying on one player.

Arizona's Top 50 high school boys basketball players of all-time

To pick 50 players in more than 100 years of high school basketball is a daunting task. Here's 50 that stand out.

Burton helps Moon Valley stay unbeaten on season

Quarterback Shannon Burton rushed for 147 yards and passed for 124 as Moon Valley breezed past Phoenix Christian.

Police still probing threat that disrupted Mountain Pointe High  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Despite what they called “promising leads,” Phoenix Police have not yet made an arrest in connection with a social media threat that forced elevated security ...

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.

QB Kedon Slovis a quick study in Kurt Warner's Desert Mountain offense

Former NFL quarterback Kurt Warner has groomed Kedon Slovis into the state's passing leader after two games.

Ahwatukee high school girls wrestlers no longer grapple with inequality  Ahwatukee Foothills News

At high schools in Ahwatukee, female wrestling finally has arrived, no holds barred.

Cavaliers' Richard Jefferson brings NBA championship trophy to high school alma mater  USA TODAY High School Sports

It's been 18 years since Richard Jefferson put on shows inside Phoenix Moon Valley's gym, dunking, scoring, swatting away shots, leading the Rockets to five ...

Phoenix high school students engage with Special Operations trailer  DVIDS

PHOENIX – Hundreds of high school students were given the opportunity to engage first-hand with an interactive Special Operations Semi (AS2) tractor-trailer, ...

DV becomes nation's first yoga-certified high school  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Desert Vista High School physical ed teacher Amanda Goe is stoked.

Arizona high school football scores and rankings

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

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.

Why did son gun down Phoenix family?

A Phoenix family was gunned down by their son and brother in the early hours in what was one of the most dramatic scenes of domestic violence in the region's ...

Fallen Phoenix Officer David Glasser laid to rest  AZFamily

He was a selfless servant.” Phoenix Police Chief Joe Yahner used those words to describe the character of fallen officer David Glasser.

AIA/MaxPreps football rankings add fuel to Rivalry Week fire in Arizona

Teams have extra fire during Rivalry Week after power rankings were released Tuesday.

Chalk Art Festival brought out the festival in art  The Voice

Westgate Entertainment District held their sixth annual Chalk Art Festival on April 28. People enjoying the dining and shopping also had the chance to view the ...

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.

David Hoye | Meet The Ld18 Candidates  Ahwatukee Foothills News

David Hoye. AGE: 59. Immediate family: Mary, my wife of 37 years, and our sons, Thomas and Patrick. Community you live in: Mountain Park Ranch area of ...

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.

Arizona high school football championship scores

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

High school football notes: Sierra Linda fears for safety, cancels against Centennial

Worried about the safety of its football players, Sierra Linda has canceled its JV and varsity games against Peoria Centennial, the No. 1 team in Arizona.

AZ Roots Run Deep In Championship Cavs  Sports360AZ

By Caitlin Slater/Photo: Within moments of Game 7's final buzzer Art Dye's phone started ringing. Phone calls and Facebook notifications buzzing ...

Hope permeates Notre Dame Prep spring football practice  AZCentral

Notre Dame has to replace all 11 starters on defense and eight starters on offense, but tradition is restored and a new wave of talent is ready.

Ahwatukee 2018 in the rear-view mirror | News  Ahwatukee Foothills News

With only six days left until 2018 fades into history, Ahwatukee residents can pretty comfortably declare the year has brought some significant changes to their ...

Street light conversion complete in Ahwatukee | News  Ahwatukee Foothills News

If you've noticed the streets in Ahwatukee seem a little brighter at night, don't worry: it's not your eyesight.

Wilson Gee owns Club West Golf Course again  Ahwatukee Foothills News

The golfing season may have been saved at Club West Golf Course after Wilson Gee on Tuesday regained ownership when an Ahwatukee man's last effort to ...

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.

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.

Pastor Lawrence steps into new chapter of life  FH Times

Christ's Church of Fountain Hills' founder Don Lawrence leaves his position of senior pastor Jan. 31 after serving the spiritual needs of the congregation and the ...

Farmers drive their own market to Ahwatukee | Community Focus  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Every Friday afternoon, a classic 1964 GMC one-ton, cherry-red truck rolls into the parking lot of Ahwatukee's Century 21 Arizona Foothills and is greeted by its ...

Tukee Fest Rockin' in the Park is Saturday  Ahwatukee Foothills News

It's been an active spring at the Ahwatukee Community Swim & Tennis Center, which is winding up its season of activities with the annual Tukee Fest Rockin' in ...

Change in ownership for Lakes, Club West golf courses stymied  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Wilson Gee has to wait a little longer to regain full control of the Club West and Ahwatukee Lakes golf courses.

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.

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 ...

Residents mounting protest against Quik Trip plan | News  Ahwatukee Foothills News

An effort by two board members of the Foothills Paseo II HOA to drum up opposition to a Quik Trip *service* station planned near their community may be in vain,

Police stepping up traffic enforcement in Ahwatukee | News  Ahwatukee Foothills News

After months of complaints by residents, Phoenix Police are cracking down on speeding in Ahwatukee.

ASU Football: Vi Teofilo is strength personified  House of Sparky

One of the strongest players in the 2016 NFL Draft is stronger than you think.

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 ...

Golfing at Club West course lost for the season  Ahwatukee Foothills News

There will be no golfing this winter at Club West. Owner Wilson Gee said that with a bankruptcy end-run around his foreclosure not completely resolved and ...

Football commitment has 2 Queen Creek charter schools on brink of making AIA history

Charter schools have long been known as a destination for high-academic students. But sports, especially football, has exploded in the Southeast Valley.

Board candidate talks of turning life around after prison  Ahwatukee Foothills News

A candidate forum in Ahwatukee last week produced a candid confession by a Tempe Union governing board hopeful that he had spent 3 1/2 years in prison.

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.

American Family Insurance ALL-USA ARIZONA Performances of the Week

Come back each week to see who stood out during the weekend's action of Arizona high school football. If anybody has a big performance worthy of nomination, ...

Phoenix Greenway football wins shootout with Phoenix Thunderbird

Phoenix Greenway's offense is clicking early this season, moving down the field with confidence under the leadership of junior quarterback Tyler Duncan.

Arizona high school quarterbacks shining in the spotlight as AIA playoffs go deeper

In what may be the deepest talent pool for quarterbacks in Arizona high school history, the 2017 playoffs have only shined a brighter spotlight on them. At Gilbert ...

Improving the game day experience: ASU football fans speak out  Cronkite News

Mediocre attendance has led many to question why ASU struggles to attract a full house at Sun Devil Stadium. Fans speak out on how to improve game day.

Ahwatukee man finds his moving company uplifting | Business  Ahwatukee Foothills News

A lot of people probably wouldn't want to work for Dan Smythe.

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 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.

How the MCSO Neglected a 14-Year-Old Rape Victim — and Went to Town on Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon  Phoenix New Times

Abigail Brown was 14 years old — a high school freshman and a virgin — when some juniors and seniors got her drunk at a party and videotaped her having ...

Judge issues final order on Ahwatukee Lakes | News  Ahwatukee Foothills News

A Superior Court judge has issued his final order in the Ahwatukee Lakes Golf Course case and directed the current and former owners to pay more than ...

Pushovers to playoffs: HS football teams finding resurgence

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

Four Ahwatukee Boy Scouts to be honored for making Eagle  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Four Ahwatukee Boy Scouts have achieved the rank of Eagle Scout and were honored with the traditional Court of Honor ceremony on Aug. 14, at Esperanza ...

Governor signs K-12 bill, TU and Kyrene reopen Friday  Ahwatukee Foothills News

The State Legislature early today passed the bill giving teachers and school districts money, moving Arizona one step closer to the resumption of classes as Gov ...

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.

Cyclists say street conditions pose a danger to them  Ahwatukee Foothills News

It was exactly a year ago today that Stuart Anderson took the last bicycle ride of his life.

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 ...

Phoenix Northwest Christian uses big plays to down Chandler Valley Christian

Short weeks always make coaches nervous. That extra day of preparation sometimes can mean the difference between a win and a loss.

6 Desert Vista High thespians in 'Newsies' at Herberger  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Five Desert Vista High School students and a sixth who just graduated are among the 60 cast members of Valley Youth Theater's season-opening presentation ...

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.

32nd Street debate fuels homeowner's uncertainty | News  Ahwatukee Foothills News

As the Arizona Department of Transportation analyzes community feedback before deciding whether to add a South Mountain Freeway interchange at 32nd ...

Arizona's high school state champions 2015-16

Another high school sports season is in the books. Below is a list of champions for the 2015-16 school year. The list is categorized first by season and then again ...

Police: Ahwatukee coach molested boys on club baseball team  Ahwatukee Foothills News

A sex abuse case that was closed years ago for a lack of evidence led Tuesday to the arrest of an Ahwatukee man who is accused of molesting two boys on a ...

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