Brophy's Devon Allen gets dragged down by Mountain Pointe's Jalen Brown during the second quarter in Phoenix, Friday, Sept. 30, 2011. [Matt Pavelek/ For the Tribune]
Desert Mountain's Mark Andrews is wrapped up by Chaparral's Zurek Brian during the second quarter in Scottsdale, Friday, Sept. 16, 2011. [Matt Pavelek/ For the Tribune]
Basha receiver Nate Phillips, left, makes a reception as he is hit immediately by Desert Ridge's Anthony Hovorka, right, in the first quarter of a football game at Desert Ridge in 2011. Both Phillips and Hovorka are among the best East Valley football players returning for their senior seasons.
Brophy quarterback Tyler Bruggman fires a pass as he is pressured by Westview linebacker Dylan Urquilla during the second quarter of their football game on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011. [Ralph Freso/For the Tribune]
Sean Schweichler, Williams Field running back.