McClintock grad, former MLS pro, takes his passion to new heights coaching kids

Andrew Weber is adjusting to the cards he’s been dealt. In that process, he’s developed a negative into a huge positive.

New AIA regions may confuse season

High school football is just around the corner with both Marcos de Niza and Corona del Sol high schools scheduled to play in less than a month.

Graduations haven’t stopped lady golfers

A third of the way through the regular season, Corona del Sol’s Lady Aztec golfers haven’t let the graduation of four seniors stop them...

Lovin’ the game never grows old: MLB’s longest-tenured manager looks back

Tommy Lasorda never bled Angel red, but his influence flows deep in the veins of the Angels clubhouse.

Local schools’ teams rack up wins

Corona’s boys team, led by junior runner Slade Sumners, finished second with 105 points, at the prestigious Doug Conley Invitational Elite event held Sept. 26 at Tempe’s Rolling Hills Golf course.

Scorpions score second straight Kyrene district title

KMS Scorpion team, coached by Nick DiFiore, has won back-to-back district championships. Players include, from left, front, Tanner Wilson, Ben Birk; middle, Turner Morris,...

Corona grad advances to All-American status after graduation from Notre Dame

Alex Lawson, a 2012 Corona graduate and two-time Arizona state Division I tennis champion in both single and doubles, has been selected as an All-American for his performances this season playing for the University of Notre Dame by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association on June 4.

No vacation from training for motivated young athletes

A large part of high school athletics is staying in shape during the off season. For many athletes, off-season and often year-round training can...

Aztecs boost school’s quest for $10k fitness grant

Three of Corona’s varsity football players joined in the effort to help Kyrene del Milenio Elementary School win a possible $10,000 Fuel Up for...

11 Padre wrestlers make the grade in state finals; Morales tops division

Marcos de Niza High School’s wrestling team capped the season with a strong finish, qualifying 11 wrestlers, six of whom won second-place ranking in...