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Ex-Phoenix Cop Now Teacher Exalts Violence, Calls Kwanzaa Fake  Phoenix New Times

"I say let's go back to the firing squad," wrote retired Phoenix police sergeant and Moon Valley High School teacher Stephen Wamsley on a Facebook post about ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Moon Valley HS football player death: What happened?  KPNX 12 News TV

What happened? That is the question on everybody's mind as they mourn the loss of Carlos Sanchez, a 16-year-old Moon Valley High School football player, ...

'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."

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.

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 ...

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 dominates Thunderbird, 41-0

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

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 ...

New STEM Resource Center offers teachers free classroom materials  Arizona Education News Service

Teachers from across the Valley got a sneak preview on April 2, 2019, of the Maricopa County School Superintendent's STEM Resource Center, a new facility ...

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.

Hopi High media teacher wins state jouralism award  Navajo-Hopi Observer

PHOENIX — Stan Bindell, Hopi High School media teacher, received the Forest R. Martin Memorial Award May 4 — the highest state award that a journalism ...

‘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.

Celebrities who attended Phoenix high schools

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

NBA mock draft: Gonzaga's Brandon Clarke set to join elite Arizona NBA draft list  AZCentral

Former Arizona high school standout Brandon Clarke is projected to go as high as No. 10 in the 2019 NBA draft in recent NBA mock drafts.

GCU event helps teachers support students in crisis  GCU Today

Sky Mendes (left), a doctoral student in the Developmental Psychology program at Arizona State University, was at Friday's Making T.I.E.S. Conference at Grand ...

Richard Jefferson's father killed in Compton, TMZ reports  ABC15 Arizona

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

Screenings around the state of a new, short documentary film TEACHING IN ARIZONA  Arizona Education News Service

WHAT: Expect More Arizona and Tucson Values Teachers are presenting screenings of the new documentary short film, TEACHING IN ARIZONA throughout the ...

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.'

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.

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 ...

Wade Cota: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Everything you need to know about 'American Idol' contestant Wade Cota, his family, girlfriend, and the true reason his voice is so raspy when he sings.

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 ...

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.

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...

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.

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.

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.

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

As high schools wrapped up their spring football practices with three of them hosting multiple teams in so-called showcases, expect some changes in the future.

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 ...

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 ...

AzMERIT test in Phoenix: See how well your school scored in 2017-2018  ABC15 Arizona

Wondering how your child's school stacks up when it comes to the well-known AzMERIT test? The Arizona Department of Education has released 2017-2018 ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

Arizona high school football scores and rankings

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

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.

Phoenix police officer shot in the line of duty has died  AZFamily

A Phoenix police officer who was shot during a gun battle with a burglary suspect in a Laveen neighborhood Wednesday has died.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Williams Field senior awarded Phoenix Suns Charities scholarship  Arizona Education News Service

Williams Field High School senior Luke Petruzzi was honored at a recent Phoenix Suns game as one of 11 seniors selected by the Phoenix Suns Charities as a ...

Pinnacle High School students launch helium balloon Into space  Arizona Education News Service

At 7:15 a.m. on Friday, March 31, Pinnacle High School physics teacher Mike Vargas and his students launched a helium weather balloon and attached payload ...

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.

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 ...

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 championship scores

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

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.

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.

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.

American Family Insurance ALL-USA ARIZONA Performances of the Week

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

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 ...

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 ...

Pushovers to playoffs: HS football teams finding resurgence

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Phoenix firefighter remembered for public-safety calling

Supporters of the off-duty Phoenix firefighter who was killed in a rappelling accident last Friday will gather on the one week anniversary of his.

Mesa Government Teacher, Joe Thomas, Elected as AEA President  Arizona Education News Service

Over 400 educators from across the state elected new officers for the 20000-member Arizona Education Association (AEA) at the annual business meeting on ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Joshua Dreher's three touchdowns powers Bourgade Catholic past Joy Christian

Dreher scored a pair of touchdowns in the final quarter to push Bourgade Catholic past Joy Christian on Friday.

Ex-business manager indicted in $7M defrauding of former UA standout Richard Jefferson  Arizona Daily Star

A federal grand jury in Tucson has indicted the ex-business manager of Richard Jefferson, a Cleveland Cavaliers player and former University of Arizona ...

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.

Fundraiser aids ex-Aztec hurt in amateur football mishap  Wrangler News

The Copper Football League will hold a silent auction to help pay medical expenses for former Corona del Sol athlete Kareem Khalile on Saturday, March 27, ...

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.

Sahuarita NJROTC headed to national competition  Green Valley News

The Sahuarita NJROTC finished third out of 10 schools in the Valley of the Sun NJROTC Field Meet at Moon Valley High School in Phoenix on Dec. 7, and will.

Phoenix Christian tops Scottsdale Christian to claim 2A Metro crown

While Phoenix Christian has blown out most opponents in 2017, it was Scottsdale Christian that jumped out to the early 7-0 lead.

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.

Chandler football's Anderson, Brooks, sons of ex-Arizona Cardinals, sharing spotlight

Chandler High running backs Drake Anderson and DeCarlos Brooks, whose fathers played for the Arizona Cardinals, have come into their own.

End of watch: Slain Phoenix Officer David Glasser honored with historical marker

Nearly one year after Phoenix police Officer David Glasser was shot and killed by an armed robbery suspect, dozens of family, friends and first responders ...

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.

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.

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.

Old-timers bet on death to end feud over $650,000 Phoenix Jaycees' fund for needy kids  AZCentral

For decades, the Phoenix Junior Chamber of Commerce, known as Jaycees, hosted a benefit rodeo. That ended years ago, but the money remains.

Bagdad QB Israel Loveall breaks national mark for TD passes

Bagdad quarterback Israel Loveall, five TD passes away from entering the national record book, wants to be a helicopter pilot and put out wildfires.

Annual 'I Have a Dream' reenactment comes to ASU's West campus  Glendale Star

A tradition at Arizona State University's West campus that dates back to 1991 will continue 11 a.m. Jan. 21 as Charles St. Clair reenacts Martin Luther King Jr.'s ...

Corona del Sol's Ricky Pearsall breaks Arizona 6A receiving yardage record

Corona lost the game to Gilbert High, but had reason to celebrate Friday night: Ricky Pearsall Jr. set an Arizona high school football receiving record.

Verrado football shocks defending champs Williams Field

5A Buckeye Verrado (3-1) defeated 5A Gilbert Williams Field (3-1) by a score of 19-9 Friday night in Buckeye.

Sunrise Mountain unveils new QB, rolls Buckeye 53-9

QB Keegan Freid led Peoria Sunrise Mountain in a dominating 53-9 win over Buckeye.

Scooter Molander steps down as Brophy Prep football coach

Scooter Molander, who led Brophy Prep to state championships in two of his first three seasons, has resigned as head football coach.

15 unnerving stories from Arizona in 2016

It was a year of disturbing crimes and attention-grabbing tragedies. Arizonans, including two police officers, met violent deaths. A serial shooter in Phoenix who ...

Desert Ridge makes another statement with win over Desert Vista

The third-ranked Jaguars made that in emphatic fashion with a 35-7 win over Desert Vista Friday in Mesa.

Dobson's ground game wears down La Joya

The Dobson Mustangs rode a strong running game to a 35-13 victory over the La Joya Community Fighting Lobos.

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 ...

Jimmy Eat World, Mary-Louise Parker and other notable East Valley residents

What do Jimmy Eat World and The Gin Blossoms have in common? They both hail from the East Valley of Arizona.

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