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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 …

Jaden DeGracie, Mason Robertson named NSCAA soccer All-Americans

July 11, 2013 – 1:19 pm

Pinnacle forward Mason Robertson and Highland midfielder Jaden DeGracie were Arizona’s representatives in the 49-person All-American team chosen by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
Robertson was among 20 boys named to the team, while …

Scottsdale Stadium Challenge baseball schedule

April 15, 2013 – 3:25 pm

The five high schools from the Scottsdale Unified School District will be participating in baseball games this week at Scottsdale Stadium as part of the 2013 Scottsdale Stadium Challenge. The schedule is as follows:
2013 Scottsdale …

Softball games to see this week

April 15, 2013 – 2:11 pm

Less than two weeks to go until tournament time (April 27) and plenty of jostling, confusion, unknowns and hypotheticals  are left for those trying to earn one of the 24 spots into each of the …

Corona del Sol, Pinnacle scheduled to play Findlay Prep next season

March 13, 2013 – 2:48 pm

The Corona del Sol and Pinnacle boys basketball teams are scheduled to get a crack at arguably the country’s top hoops program next season.
Findlay Prep, which has produced multiple college stars and NBA draft picks …

Breaking down the Division I boys basketball quarterfinals

February 18, 2013 – 2:57 pm

Five East Valley teams are still alive in the Division I boys basketball tournament. Here is a look at their quarterfinal matchups:
No. 5 Desert Mountain vs. No. 4 Mesa
When: Tuesday, 2:30 p.m.
Where: Wells Fargo Arena
Records: …

Drew Bender out for state tournament with ankle injury

February 13, 2013 – 9:04 pm

Pinnacle boys basketball star Drew Bender will miss the Division I state tournament with an ankle injury, he said in a text message Wednesday.
The senior forward sprained his ankle midway through the regular season and …

Division I boys basketball state tournament predictions

February 11, 2013 – 1:00 pm

The Division I boys basketball state tournament bracket is set. Here are my thoughts on how it shakes out:
First round: No. 16 Mountain Pointe over No. 17 Red Mountain; No. 9 Brophy over No. 24 …

Pinnacle vs. Xavier girls soccer semifinal matchup

February 6, 2013 – 1:24 pm

Division I Girls Soccer semifinal
No. 4 Xavier vs. No. 1 Pinnacle

When:  7 p.m. Wednesday
Where:  Campo Verde H.S. (3870 S. Quartz Street, Gilbert)
Outlook:  Elite vs. elite.  No surprises vs. no surprises. These two schools have been …

Girls soccer state tournament quarterfinal matchups

January 31, 2013 – 5:29 pm

The “elite eight” remain in the three divisions of the girls 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 …