Aztecs upset heavily favored Brophy Prep in the state semifinals and then edge Seton Catholic in the championship match.
Merilyn Li of Corona del Sol was state runner-up in singles as the Aztecs, seeded seventh, advanced to the Division I state badminton tournament.
Corona del Sol High's football team, in first place in the 6A East Valley through games of Oct. 22, has three games left, giving the Aztecs a chance to repeat as champions.
The success of Corona del Sol High’s football program last season spurred high expectations that the Aztecs will try to meet in 2021.
Corona del Sol High's football team, for years an also-ran, hits the season midpoint a perfect 4-0 thanks to a balanced offense and stingy defense.
By Alex Zener Editor's note: The following sports commentary was originally published in the February 8th issue of Wrangler News. For current rankings and results that may have changed since the publication date,...