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Former Marcos de Niza diver wins U.S. nationals

August 17, 2013 – 6:16 pm

Sam Dorman won the 3-meter title Saturday in the U.S. national diving championships in Iowa, four days after topping the field in the 1-meter event.
Dorman, a Marcos de Niza graduate, finished with 487.40 points. He …

Chandler all-district swimming and diving team

November 28, 2012 – 11:59 am

Here are the 2012 Chandler Unified School District all-district swimming and diving teams:
MVP:  Isaac Montano (Hamilton)
All-District Team

Basha:  Adriel Huerta
Chandler:  Chase Damis, Mark Jurek, Justin Tran
Hamilton:  Hunter Hojnacki, Isaac Montano, Jake Myers, Brandon Dang, Zach Posniack, …

EV schools/sports submitted appeals

November 1, 2012 – 6:03 pm

There were nearly 500 appeals among member schools and sports submitted to the AIA in the past 10 days.
This hoard of requests comes on the heels of the Executive Board passing a bylaw last month …

City, district swim meets among this week’s highlighted events

October 22, 2012 – 5:13 pm

As the state meet creeps closer (Nov. 3) the various school districts’ swimming and diving meets are among the final tuneups.
Nearby is the Craig Cummins Invitational for the Mesa schools which began Monday at Kino …

City cross country meets, golf highlight non-football week

October 15, 2012 – 5:36 pm

In addition to football and volleyball coming down the stretch run these next two weeks, a few cross country meets dot the calendar.
The East Valley Cross Country championship is Tuesday afternoon at Links Golf Club …

Brophy swimming loses, sort of

September 28, 2012 – 4:40 pm

Stop the presses: the Brophy boys swim team has finally lost a dual meet.
OK, not really.
The Broncos had to forfeit their first three dual meets of the season against Desert Vista, Red Mountain and Hamilton …

Brophy/Xavier Swim Invitational this weekend

September 26, 2012 – 5:00 pm

Here’s a quick look at the Brophy/Xavier Swim Invitational, which will be held on Friday and Saturday. It’s a good checkpoint as many of the top teams in the state will be competing.
Brophy/Xavier Swim Invitational
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Mountain View swimmers face Brophy/Xavier Thursday

September 18, 2012 – 3:45 pm

Will Brophy or Xavier have any competition at the state swim meet in a couple of months? We’ll have a better idea after Thursday’s dual meet against the Mountain View boys and girls at Kino …

Horn malfunction may have affected Breeja Larson

July 31, 2012 – 11:06 am

When athletes reach the highest level, they become creatures of habit.
Breeja Larson followed the same routine she had countless times before as she geared up for the finals of the 100-meter breaststroke at the London …

10 individuals, four teams headed to Mesa sports HOF

October 19, 2011 – 3:53 pm

Ten individuals and four Mesa schools’ championship teams will be inducted into the Mesa City Sports Hall of Fame next month.
The inductees:
Joel Anderson:  A state champion wrestler and TCA Games Gold Medalist (world’s Toughest Competitor …