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There’s a rhythm inherent to good distance running, a lovely cadence when the feet tap the asphalt or dirt or sand or treadmill belt at just the right intervals and the arms swing back and forth in perfect sync.
Mesa boys volleyball coach Tony Millanes remembers the first time he saw J.T. Hatch.
After losing its opening game, the Mesa Community College baseball team rattled off four straight wins in the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II National Championship tournament and play for the title Saturday night in Enid, Okla.
McDonald’s of Arizona will host the Soccer Saturday fundraising event as part of their support of the Arizona Youth Soccer Association.
Maddy’s Pool Supply in Gilbert is giving away free swim goggles to kids who have taken swimming lessons this year. They are promoting swimming pool safety to prevent drowning.
SALT LAKE CITY — He plays a bumbling dad on ABC's "Modern Family," but in Salt Lake City Ty Burrell is trying out for a role as restaurateur.
SAO PAULO — Although expectations are high for Brazil's football team at the World Cup, it's already clear the country didn't do a very good job preparing for the tournament.
In coaching circles, the cliché regarding exceptional athletes is, “This kind of athlete does not come along very often.” For the Red Mountain High School Girls’ Track Team, the saying would be, “These kinds of athletes do not come along very often together.” Enter seniors Tayler Jameson, Abbie Sharkey, and Kristiana Warth, a trio of pole vaulters who have been competing at the highest levels in the state for several years. With all three clearing 12 feet in the indoor season, the girls are in rare company in terms of the number of athletes over a mark for a season at one school.
Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
NEW YORK — Brittney Griner had a busy WNBA offseason. She played in China, vacationed in Miami and watched from courtside while favorite player LeBron James beat her hometown Houston Rockets.
The Gilbert Police Department will host its third annual 5K and one-mile Fun Run at Gilbert Riparian Preserve on April 12.
While most teenagers spend April sparring against spring fever in their high school classes, 16-year-old Calvin Liang will be in Bulgaria fighting, literally, for his dreams at the Fencing World Championships.
The U.S.A. Triathlon Collegiate National Championships will be held in Tempe on April 4-5. The events will take place in Tempe Town Lake and around Tempe Beach Park.
A proposed project in Gilbert would both expand the operation of the national BMX organization and provide expanded recreational service to residents with minimal expense to the town.
USA Triathlon has partnered with Life Time to create a high performance training environment in Scottsdale for the organization’s Collegiate Recruitment Program, a talent identification program for former collegiate swimmers and runners.
NEW YORK — Traditionally, the American male was measured against the stoic hero who shook off all doubts, vanquished all foes and offered women a muscular shoulder to cry on.
Even during this time of year when everyone would love a few extra practices, there are only so many drills and intra-squad scrimmages to get through before the stale settles in.
Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner!
In the weeks leading up to Saturday, Lyndsey Fry tried to prepare herself for the excitement and emotion of stepping on the Olympic ice for the first time. Proudly wearing the U.S. jersey on her sport’s biggest stage was, as Fry said, what made it all real.
Hunkering down to watch sports on TV usually involves grabbing the traditional grub — chicken wings, sliders, nachos, that sort of stuff.
Gilbert's Brenna Greco uses success to fuel athletic dreams
Wrestling making changes to help sport’s Olympic future
Arizona Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema is heading back to Washington after completing the grueling Ironman Arizona triathlon in suburban Phoenix.