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Chandler all-district boys tennis team

May 16, 2013 – 1:32 pm

Here is the Chandler all-district boys tennis team,  as voted on by the district’s schools’ coaches:
Player of the Year:  Andy Nguyen (Hamilton)
Coach of the Year:  Phil Gonzales (Hamilton)
First Team
Andy Nguyen – Hamilton
Andy Yuwen – Hamilton
Kiran …

Chandler all-district girls tennis team

May 16, 2013 – 12:42 pm

Here is the 2013 Chandler all-district girls tennis team as voted on by the schools’ tennis coaches:
Player of the Year:  Lidia Csernak – Hamilton
First Team singles
Lidia Csernak – Hamilton
Julia Ortiz – Chandler
Candace Rizzi-Wise – Hamilton
Rahgan …

Gilbert all-district boys/girls tennis teams

May 15, 2013 – 3:41 pm

Here is the 2013 Gilbert All-District boys and girls tennis teams as voted on by the district’s tennis coaches:
Desert Ridge:   Jacob Freestone, Neal Swinney, Kyle Karbo
Campo Verde:  Cassidy Reader, James Taravella, Ben Johnson
Mesquite:  Daniel Holland,  …

Postseason awards update

May 14, 2013 – 4:47 pm

Now that the final championships have been crowned and before everyone scampers away from schools and scalding heat for the summer, a few programming notes:
For those schools, sections, cities or school districts who haven’t already …

Chandler/Hamilton tennis tournament results

April 8, 2013 – 1:17 pm

Here are results from the 15th edition of the Chandler/Hamilton combined boys and girls tennis tournament last weekend:
Boys Results
Total points (out of 300)
Hamilton 287
Mesquite 257
Chandler 209
Perry 197
Gilbert 156
Basha 121
Friday singles
No. 1
Gold:  Daniel Hollands (Mesquite)
Silver:  Andy …

Mountain View tennis teams win East Valley Invitational

March 8, 2013 – 1:29 pm
Mountain View tennis

From the better-late-than-never department………
Both Mountain View boys and girls tennis teams won the East Valley Invitational last week at Gene Autry Tennis Center and Red Mountain H.S.
Teams played one another round-robin style within their respective …

East Valley schools/sports appealing sections

January 11, 2013 – 12:42 pm

With the deadline to appeal sectional placements for the 2013-2015 scheduling block having passed on Thursday, here’s the final list of East Valley schools appealing their sections in any given sport.
A total of 126 teams …

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 …

Spring sports coaches: Take heed

May 22, 2012 – 5:26 pm

A public service announcement to spring sports’ varsity coaches:
Before everyone scatters for the summer — if they haven’t already — Varsity Xtra is trying to tie up several loose ends as the school year comes …

Spring sports emphasizing need for scheduling changes

April 24, 2012 – 5:34 pm

The tweaks made in the power point system has helped the cause, but if the Calpreps system isn’t going to be adopted in some fashion, the next big step towards accuracy and better competitive equity …