Sports awards again pay tribute to Arizona’s best young athletes

Corona del Sol's Brooke Nuneviller was named the Girls Athlete of the Year at the azcentral Sports Awards show held June 10 at ASU Gammage.

What’s up at Corona? 2 shut outs power football team to 4-0 start

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.

Sports Notebook: Speed, consistency boost Aztecs’ advantage

A great deal of speculation before the season started, for the four-time defending D1 state champions Corona del Sol Aztecs, centered around the resignation of former head coach Sam Duane, Jr. and the departure of 6-11 sophomore Marvin Bagley III, last year's sports Player of the Year.

‘Coach Z’ takes the reins of Aztec football program as successor to Gary Venturo

Zane Zamenski will succeed long-time Corona del Sol football coach Gary Venturo, who headed up the Aztec program for 22 years. Zamenski, 47, will be...

U.S. Soccer championships draw Corona grad

Nathan Flood, a 2010 Corona graduate and member of the Aztecs’ 5A-I Championship soccer team, is playing in the U.S. Youth Soccer 2011 National...

Tempe South Little League goes to bat for 2012 season

From the smell of the ballpark, and the feel of the cold grass, to hearing the “ting” on the bat once again, spring is...

Seniors honored as CdS hoop team makes state for 6th year

Coach Sammy Duane and the Corona del Sol boys basketball team finished the 2008-09 season with a 15-11 record and making it into the...

Warm-ups already underway for high school cross country season

If you drive around Tempe next week around 3 p.m. you will most likely see a multitude of high school cross country runners running the sidewalks around Corona, Marcos, McClintock and Tempe high schools readying for the first main cross country the first part of September.

Opening loss doesn’t dampen Aztecs’ resolve

Corona’s football team started its first game of the season strong but fell flat in the second half, losing to Highland 27-18.

The impact of concussion: What our high schools are doing to minimize injury on...

By Sammie Ann Wicks It’s a sport that abounds with every heroic human metaphor—watching it, playing it—we glimpse humanity’s highest good cast on the world...