High school sports notebook

Corona’s track and field teams competed in several meets in March with athletes from both the boys and girls team attempting to improve their times in the running events and heights or distances in the field events to qualify for the state meet in May.

Long wait, quick finale for Aztecs baseball season

By Alex Zener Corona’s baseball team played in the state baseball championship finals at Tempe Diablo Stadium on May 14 for the first time in...

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,...

Tempe wrestlers prepare as state championship approaches

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...

Jaguars romp vs Akimel

The Aprende Jaguar Girls basketball completed their second straight undefeated championship season, beating the Akimel Rattlers 43-28 in the Kyrene League Championship game at Corona del Sol High School.

Aztec’s exciting baseball season called a ‘Wild ride’

The No. 4 Arizona-ranked Aztec baseball team has had a wild ride this season. They started the season defeating Skyline 18-8 on Feb. 26 and...

Golf Tempe offers cool summer deal for junior golfers

This summer, junior golfers – those 17 and under – can get two months of unlimited golf at a cool price of just $150...

Memories of a champion: Jarret Givens, then and now

Two members of Corona’s 2014 AIA Boys Basketball Division I State Championship team are currently taking advantage of the same NCAA graduate transfer rule...

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.

For family of athletes, brother vision became a reality

Nathan Flood can still remember the moment he realized his little brother was a better soccer player than he was.