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The battle at the bottom of the Division I top-10 rankings

August 28, 2013 – 12:24 pm

There were two schools of thought when it came to choosing the final three teams in the Division I preseason football rankings:
1) The traditional powers should get the spots based on their overall tradition of …

Brophy soccer coach Marc Kelly resigns

May 9, 2013 – 10:15 pm

Marc Kelly, one of the heavy kickers in boys soccer both in Arizona and nationally, is resigning as Brophy’s coach, according to an e-mail he sent out on Thursday.
Specific reasons weren’t immediately known for his …

Ky Westbrook, Devon Allen set state track records

April 25, 2013 – 11:19 am

The reigning Tribune Track Athletes of the Year are back to their old tricks.
Brophy star sprinter/hurdler Devon Allen was slowed early in the season by an ankle injury suffered in football, but is clearly back …

Dissecting the sacrifice bunt

April 10, 2013 – 11:49 am

I’m already on record as a sacrifice bunt hater, but Tuesday’s baseball game between Brophy and Hamilton was a good example of how my thinking diverges from some local coaches.
The Broncos won, 3-1, and scored …

E.V. teams faring well in Big League Dugout Invitational

March 27, 2013 – 12:16 pm

Corona del Sol, Brophy and Mountain Pointe are all undefeated in their first two games of pool play in Horizon’s highly-acclaimed Big League Dugout Invitational.
The tournament consists of 12 teams, including eight perennially strong programs …

Brophy, Chaparral baseball finding momentum

March 22, 2013 – 12:00 pm

Brophy and Chaparral have two of the premier baseball programs in Arizona, and last year’s success reflected that.
The teams met in the Division I championship game, with the Firebirds capturing the title on a walk-off …

Brophy vs. Tolleson boys soccer semifinal matchup

February 7, 2013 – 12:51 pm

Division I Boys Soccer semifinal
No. 5 Tolleson vs. No. 1 Brophy
When: 7 p.m. Thursday
Where: Campo Verde H.S. (3870 S. Quartz Street, Gilbert)
Outlook: Brophy enters as solid favorites in this matchup – as the top-seeded Broncos …

Boys soccer state tournament quarterfinal matches

February 1, 2013 – 2:23 pm

The “elite eight” remain in the three divisions of the boys soccer state tournament. On the whole, not many big surprises emerged from Tuesday’s first round action, as seeding number often doesn’t tell the full …

Brophy soccer heads to Disney

January 9, 2013 – 1:20 pm

How this works out logistically we’ll never know, but while most of the rest of Arizona boys soccer teams are approaching the stretch run in power rankings matches and playoff jostling, Brophy is nearly 2,000 …

Boys soccer matches to see this week

January 2, 2013 – 5:00 pm

The big tournaments have come and gone in soccer, as the Arizona Soccer Showcase lived up to its billing as being one of the state’s elite collections of talent (nice out-of-state talent as well), along …