Top-seed Gilbert is heading to the semifinals of the girls 6A Conference playoffs after a tough victory over eighth-seeded Highland.
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PRESCOTT VALLEY – Trevor Nipper has 7 percent body fat, a menacing, although religious, tattoo, and raw strength and quickness that draws oohs and ahhs from the crowd.
It was shaping up as one of those playoff soccer matches that make it one of the best and unpredictable postseasons in high school sports.
The big-school state boys golf tournament has been filled with drama in recent years at Aguila Golf Course in Laveen.
The 44th annual Doug Conley Cross Country Invitational at the Shalimar Country Club in Tempe showcased some of the Valley’s top, high school, team and individual runners on Saturday.
In a high-scoring game Friday night, the Perry Pumas were able to hold onto a 59-49 win over the Highland Hawks and move to 6-0 on the season behind Perry quarterback Brock Purdy.
Following an uneven start to its season, the Highland football team traveled to Phoenix undermanned with the hopes of finding a path. Instead, the game left more questions than answers.