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Mesa’s D.J. Henderson to join ASU men’s hoops team as walk-on

July 22, 2013 – 12:03 pm

Mesa High shooting guard D.J. Henderson will walk on to the Arizona State men’s basketball team this season.
Henderson led the Jackrabbits in scoring last year with 14.6 points per game and shot 42 percent from …

Scottsdale Prep hires former standout Texas coach to lead girls volleyball program

July 16, 2013 – 4:15 pm

The Scottsdale Prep girls volleyball team made an impressive hire today, selecting LeAnn Thomsen to take over the program.
Thomsen was the Big Country Coach of the Year when she led Abilene (Texas) Wylie  to a 34-1 …

Macey Gardner heads east, far east.

June 4, 2013 – 4:44 pm

Can’t beat the heat?  Go to China.
Literally, in the case of Macey Gardner, the Arizona State freshman and former Gilbert High volleyball standout.
She’s taking part in a Pac-12 all-star volleyball exhibition that will play at …

Former Desert Vista standout Connor MacDougall chooses Arizona State

October 20, 2012 – 7:48 am

Former Desert Vista and current Westwind National power forward Connor MacDougall has verbally committed to Arizona State, his father, Lonny, said in a text message.
Connor met with the Sun Devil coaching staff on Friday and …

Plenty of EV talent to watch at ASU-Oregon

October 16, 2012 – 5:15 pm

Thursday night’s game between Arizona State and Oregon might as well be a Hamilton family reunion, but it’s also a nod to just how far Arizona high school football has come in the past five …

Football playoffs schedules released

September 28, 2012 – 2:48 pm

The Arizona Interscholastic Association released its schedule for the football playoffs for all six divisions on Friday:
Division I
First round at high seed on Nov. 2 at 7 p.m.
Quarterfinals at high seed on Nov. 9 at …

Former Marcos LB Adam Pavlenko leaves Iowa State

August 15, 2012 – 1:53 pm

Former Marcos de Niza linebacker Adam Pavlenko will be playing at Scottsdale Community College this season instead of Iowa State, coach Roy Lopez said.
Pavlenko had no problems qualifying academically to play for the Cyclones, but …

On Payton Dastrup and BYU

July 24, 2012 – 2:11 pm

Mountain View boys basketball power forward Payton Dastrup picked up a scholarship offer from Brigham Young recently, which seemed all but inevitable after the strides he has made in the past few months.
Many believe another …

Arizona baseball gaining momentum following national title

June 26, 2012 – 4:20 pm

The Arizona baseball roster is not exactly filled with East Valley products.
However, the Wildcats may not have won their national championship on Monday night without a few locals who headed south for college.
The team’s starting …

Brock Haman transferring from Arkansas to ASU

May 5, 2012 – 5:20 pm

Former Saguaro football standout Brock Haman is transferring to Arizona State from Arkansas, he said Saturday.
The 6-foot-3, 225-pound linebacker chose the Razorbacks out of high school, but decided to leave after coach Bobby Petrino was …