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
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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
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
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
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
Creston’s Spencer Wray (left) wrestles with Saydel’s Austin Moen in their class 2A, 138 pound match Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, during the State Wrestling Tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. 703 more words