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Expectations high for Brophy football's returning stars in spring camp

The Phoenix Brophy Prep football team entered spring camp with a ton of talent returning from last season’s team that made it to the state semifinals. 489 more words


Oregon reaching out to Chandler WR N'Keal Harry

Chandler junior wide receiver N’Keal Harry (6-foot-4, 215 pounds) and Scottsdale Saguaro junior cornerback Byron Murphy (6-0, 170) are mixing in other sports this spring. 483 more words


Highland sophomore Alena Ellsworth runs for injured big sister Lauren this track season

Gilbert Highland senior Lauren Ellsworth doesn’t miss a meet. Now she holds a clipboard and cheers for everybody, including her sister, sophomore Alena Ellsworth.

Lauren Ellsworth, who has a running scholarship to BYU, tore the anterior cruciate ligament in her knee in October during fall break, playing a game of tug-a-war. 553 more words


Coaches put 16-team Division II football playoff proposal in motion

Some Division II football coaches have set in a motion a 16-team state playoff proposal that they hope will carry enough momentum to get everybody to sign off on it and receive acceptance from the Arizona Interscholastic Association for next school year. 300 more words


Recruiting notes: Brophy Prep DE Connor Murphy makes it a dozen with USC offer

Phoenix Brophy Prep junior defensive end Connor Murphy picked up his 12th college football scholarship offer on Tuesday, this one from the Pac-12’s USC.

“I’m pumped about the offer,” the 6-foot-7, 250-pound Murphy said. 424 more words


Brophy Prep adds defensive coordinator Thurmond Moore

Phoenix Brophy Prep football coach Scooter Molander made Thurmond Moore his defensive coordinator, replacing Gary Galante.

Moore helped turn Chandler into a state championship football team last season, molding mostly underclassmen on defense to beat Chandler Hamilton twice, including in the Division I championship game. 303 more words


Coyotes recall '12 first-rounder Samuelsson, youth movement underway?

Plummeting down the standings and likely to be a seller leading up to Monday’s trade deadline, Arizona kicked off what could be a youth movement by… 170 more words

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