News HeadlinesMoon Valley High News

Moon Valley High School News Submitted by Alumni

Moon Valley High School News From Around The Web

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.



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.



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 ...



Parent group raising money for family of Moon Valley HS football player  AZFamily

A group of Moon Valley High School parents has raised tens of thousands of dollars for the family of a young athlete who died last week.



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

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



Richard Jefferson brings NBA championship trophy to his alma mater Moon Valley High School  azcentral.com

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 ...



Arizonas 100 Best Public High Schools: New Rankings Released  Patch.com

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



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

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



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 ...



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.



‘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.



Moon Valley dominates Thunderbird, 41-0  AZCentral.com

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



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 ...



Arizona High School Football Player Died Of 'Blunt-Force Trauma'  Sports Illustrated

An Arizona high school football player who died after a game was killed by "blunt-force trauma."



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

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 ...



Celebrities who attended Phoenix high schools  azcentral.com

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



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 ...



Arizona high school football player died blocking on play  New York Post

Blunt force trauma to the head led to the death of a 16-year-old high school football player in Arizona earlier this month, authorities said. Carlos Sanchez, a...



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.



Alhambra High School hosts Disability Forum and Expo on Sept. 8  Arizona Education News Service

Alhambra High School will host the 2018 Disability Forum and Expo, Saturday, September 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is presented by the Arizona Latino ...



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.



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.



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

In a world of seemingly irreconcilable conflicts — immigration, abortion, Donald Trump's presidency — the dispute over a Jaycees' charity fund in Phoenix may ...



Originality tough to come by in Arizona high school mascot names  azcentral.com

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.



#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 ...



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.



Top 10 mascots in Arizona high school sports  AZCentral.com

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



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 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...



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 ...



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 ...



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

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



Deandre Ayton, Marvin Bagley III lead list of top performances from Arizonans in college  AZCentral

The top performances from Arizona high school products in college basketball this season include a 52-point game and a 32-point, 21-rebound game.



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

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



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.



Chaparral's new offense ready to take off under QB Jack Miller  AZCentral

QB Jack Miller is reunited with his offensive coordinator from his freshman year, and he's got plenty of options around him on Chaparral's offense.



Desert Mountain QB Kedon Slovis' recruiting taking off with Kurt Warner's help  AZCentral

With Hall of Fame quarterback Kurt Warner guiding him, Desert Mountain's Kedon Slovis is one of the hottest QB recruits in the West.



Deandre Ayton, Marvin Bagley top Arizonans in men's college basketball  AZCentral

Several former Arizona high school boys basketball players stood out in the 2017-18 men's college basketball regular season and conference tournaments.



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.



Arizona high school football scores and rankings  AZCentral.com

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



Arizona high school football championship scores  AZCentral.com

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



Damaria Norris breaks 1,500-yard mark, leads Cactus over Greenway  AZCentral.com

The running back scored four times and rushed for 232 yards.



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.



Week 10 Arizona high school football rewind: Following scripts  AZCentral.com

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



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.



Predictions and analysis for Arizona high school football playoff games  AZCentral.com

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



Phoenix Officer David Glasser's memorial service  azcentral.com

Reports from the funeral for Phoenix police Officer David Glasser at Christ's Church of the Valley. After the *service*, there will be a procession to Phoenix ...



Arizona high school football Super 10: Final rankings  AZCentral.com

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



10 Arizona high school football players deserving of Division I offers  AZCentral.com

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



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 ...



Arizona high school football Week 1 rewind: Defenses stand out  AZCentral.com

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



Arizona high school football Player of the Year nominees  AZCentral.com

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 ...



Why did son gun down Phoenix family?  azcentral.com

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 ...



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

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



American Family Insurance ALL-USA ARIZONA Performances of the Week  AZCentral.com

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



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

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



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

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.



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

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 ...



AZ Roots Run Deep In Championship Cavs  Sports360AZ

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



Arizona's high school state champions 2015-16  azcentral.com

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 ...



Phoenix Greenway football wins shootout with Phoenix Thunderbird  AZCentral.com

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



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

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



Phoenix Northwest Christian uses big plays to down Chandler Valley Christian  AZCentral.com

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



Arizona schools No. 1 in science gains, but still behind nationally  AZCentral.com

Arizona posted the nation's biggest gains in fourth-grade standardized science test scores last year but still lags the national average, with the fifth-lowest scores ...



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 ...



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

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 ...



Pushovers to playoffs: HS football teams finding resurgence  AZCentral.com

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



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

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 ...



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

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



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

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  AZCentral.com

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



Damaria Norris carries Cactus to win over Cactus Shadows  AZCentral.com

Senior running back Damaria Norris was Cactus' entire offense with five rushing touchdowns.



Mohave High School homecoming | News  Mohave Valley News

Daniel Laughlin and Sera Ortiz sport their garb as homecoming king and queen during halftime of the host Mohave High School versus visiting Moon Valley ...



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  AZCentral.com

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



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

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



Two 2nd-half TDs lead Desert Edge over Deer Valley  AZCentral.com

The Deer Valley Scorpions were able to do just enough to get past a tough Deer Valley Skyhawks club on Friday night, 28-14.



Pahnke, Scottsdale Christian roll by Phoenix Bourgade Catholic  AZCentral.com

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  AZCentral.com

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 ...



Dobson's ground game wears down La Joya  AZCentral.com

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



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

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



Race, ethnicity, poverty factor into the re-segregation of Arizona's schools  Arizona Education News Service

Arizona students from different races, ethnicities and income levels are less likely to go to school together now than 25 years ago, says ASU's Jeanne Powers.



Phoenix schools to bring on new principals  azcentral.com

Principals are held accountable for the school schedule, assigning teachers to classrooms, the quality of instruction and curriculum, and implementing services.



Greenway rides defense, Tyler Duncan to win over Shadow Mountain  AZCentral.com

Greenway was able to deliver a 19-12 homecoming victory over Phoenix Shadow Mountain (2-3) on Friday night.



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

Scottsdale Desert Mountain junior Kedon Slovis is learning the quarterback position from a guy who recently was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.



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

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



Phoenix firefighter remembered for public-safety calling  azcentral.com

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.



Joseph Perez's TD rush seals improbable Buckeye win over Youngker  AZCentral.com

After scrambling out of trouble, Perez dashed four yards into the end zone to complete a game-winning touchdown drive in Buckeye's 40-39 win.



Phoenix Christian tops Scottsdale Christian to claim 2A Metro crown  AZCentral.com

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



Scooter Molander steps down as Brophy Prep football coach  AZCentral.com

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



NBA mock draft: Should Duke's Marvin Bagley III go No. 1 in 2018 NBA draft?  AZCentral

One writer says that he would take former Tempe Corona del Sol High standout Marvin Bagley III No. 1 overall in the 2018 NBA draft.



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

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



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

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.



Desert Ridge makes another statement with win over Desert Vista  AZCentral.com

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



Notre Dame Prep stops Vail Cienega, advances to 5A final  AZCentral.com

No. 1 Cienega was defeated 37-34 in a come-from-behind victory by the No. 4 seed Notre Dame Prep Saints on Friday night in the 5A football semifinals.



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 ...



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.



Maricopa improves to 5-1 with win over Ironwood  AZCentral.com

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



Zidane Thomas refuses to let Centennial go down in 5A semifinal win  AZCentral.com

Centennial celebrated a wild 42-37 5A state semifinal football victory at Peoria.



News headlines by Google News for Moon Valley High School Phoenix AZ

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Moon Valley High . This site has been created to offer a place for MVHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Moon Valley High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.