Karl Kiefer, who led the chargers in winning three state titles for McClintock High School and is credited with starting the Mountain Pointe football program, is receiving hospice care following a recent heart attack.
The last time Hamilton and Centennial lined up against one another, the Coyotes scored 27 unanswered points to knock off the Huskies in the 2015 quarterfinals.
From the outset of the 4A girls state championship, second-seeded Seton Catholic was in control of No. 1 Cactus Shadows.
Sixth-seeded Marcos de Niza trailed early in the first set on Tuesday against No. 11 Cactus Shadows before rallying for five straight and never looked back.
The men of the diamond return this week and, as always with baseball in Arizona, the level of play will be high and the presence of professional scouts just might outnumber fans in attendance when certain prospects take the mound.
When the Arizona Football Coaches Association (AzFCA) got together for the meeting on Friday, there is a good chance Pete Walheim got a lot of pats on the back.
Travis Schureman was a bit perplexed, much like everyone else, but he isn’t as concerned as others about where the Queen Creek football program will land once divisional placement is finalized.
The second round playoff game between Tempe High School and Cactus High School at Tempe High School in Tempe on Friday, November 14, 2014. [Greg Herriman / Speical to Tribune]