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Patrick Dunn resigns as Skyline hoops coach

June 24, 2013 – 3:30 pm

Patrick Dunn resigned as Skyline’s girls basketball coach this week.
According to athletic director Greg Schultz, Dunn stepped down to “concentrate more time with my family and finish my master’s degree at NAU in Educational Leadership.”
Dunn …

What direction will St. Mary’s girls hoops go?

June 11, 2013 – 4:38 pm

Will the dynasty deteriorate?
Curtis Ekmark’s departure as St. Mary’s girls basketball coach late last week could send Arizona’s high school basketball scene in two vastly different directions: straight ahead or any-which way.
While Ekmark now has …

From championship to job casualties in Scottsdale district

April 19, 2013 – 6:41 pm

Before a crowded gym and school assembly, Saguaro girls basketball coach Chris Young helped his Division II state champion Sabercats raise a championship banner, and lost his teaching job on the same day.
Though many teachers …

Chandler all-district girls basketball team

March 7, 2013 – 2:46 pm

Player of the Year:  Kyndall Adams (Hamilton)
Mike Desper Victory with Honor Award:  Jenna Odell (Perry)
First Team
Jazmyne Bartee (Chandler)
Aliyah Dickson (Hamilton)
Ashlee Moore (Hamilton)
Jesse Ossian (Chandler)
Hayley Prior (Basha)

Scottsdale all-city girls basketball team

February 25, 2013 – 12:32 pm

Here is Scottsdale Unified School District all-city girls basketball team, as voted by coaches:
Alex Gilligan (Chaparral)
Andrea Goulette (Arcadia)
Kylie Herd (Arcadia)
Noell Kellers (Desert Mountain)
Casey Rarrick (Saguaro)
Naomi Reyes (Saguaro)

Gilbert all-district girls basketball team

February 19, 2013 – 1:18 pm

First Team
Stephanie Orji (Campo Verde);  Samirah Miller (Gilbert);  Olivia Lucero (Highland);  Megan Brown (Highland); Cecily Wilson (Mesquite)
Second Team
Cori Ramos (Campo Verde);  Skylynn Davidson (Desert Ridge);  Melinda Myers (Highland); Rebecca Rudd (Highland); Rebecca Tilley (Mesquite)
Honorable Mention
Taelor …

More Chandler district hoops shakeups

February 14, 2013 – 2:00 pm

In addition to John Burns leaving Basha after one season, both Chandler and Perry high schools are dealing with boys and girls basketball coaching turnover.
Mike Ellsworth resigned at Chandler after nine seasons as boys basketball …

Mesa all-city girls basketball team

February 12, 2013 – 11:50 am

Player of the Year:   Katherine Hamilton (Dobson)
Coach of the Year:  Tyler Dumas (Dobson)
First Team
Tori Lloyd (Dobson);  Miyah Leith (Dobson);  Kayla Quintana (Mesa);  Sabrina Haines (Mountain View);  Armani Hawkins (Mountain View);  Erica Vasquez (Red Mountain)
Second Team
Dyesha …

Girls basketball “bubble” teams

February 4, 2013 – 3:10 pm

Finally, postseason play has arrived in boys and girls basketball, and while both the sectionals and state tournaments are “one-and-done” single elimination format, sectional tournaments this week won’t mean turning in uniforms for many schools.
For …

Mountain View point guard Coggins may not return

January 22, 2013 – 11:48 am

These days, the best Mountain View girls basketball coach Henry Bribiescas can hope for is the word “sparingly.”
As in, the best-case scenario for point guard Rene Coggins the rest of the season. A Toros team …