Arizona high school track…keeping it in the family

Arizona doesn’t just send high school athletes to the big track meets.  It sends families. Erwin Jones Jr. and his brother, Jamaal, nearly swept the decathlon events in the Young […]

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    Runners enjoying success at the 2010 USA Track & Field Championships that just wrapped up at historic Drake Stadium in Iowa included many either attending one of Arizona’s major universities, […]
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  • Former ASU, NAU track athletes win national titles

    Runners enjoying success at the 2010 USA Track & Field Championships that just wrapped up at historic Drake Stadium in Iowa included many either attending one of Arizona’s major universities, […]

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    Ryan Whiting saved his best for last. On the very last throw of his collegiate career, the celebrated Sun Devil broke the 72-foot mark for the first time to win […]
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  • Whiting, McNeill add more NCAA track titles

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    Ryan Whiting saved his best for last. On the very last throw of his collegiate career, the celebrated Sun Devil broke the 72-foot mark for the first time to win […]

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    Anyone who left the track early Saturday at the NCAA Preliminary Round West in Austin, Tex., probably won’t do it again. They missed the most exciting event of the day […]
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    Dozens of AZ track athletes pack for NCAA nationals

    Anyone who left the track early Saturday at the NCAA Preliminary Round West in Austin, Tex., probably won’t do it again. They missed the most exciting event of the day […]

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    No cigar this year… but close. The University of Arizona women ‘s team matched their best conference finish ever, while Arizona State once again dominated women’s discus. Those were just […]
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    Arizona schools show well at Pac-10 track championships

    No cigar this year… but close. The University of Arizona women ‘s team matched their best conference finish ever, while Arizona State once again dominated women’s discus. Those were just […]

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    Among the stories that played out during yesterday’s high school state baseball championships, the most intriguing had to be in 4A-II where a sixth seed and a 12th seed made […]
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    Liberty ends storybook season with state baseball title

    Among the stories that played out during yesterday’s high school state baseball championships, the most intriguing had to be in 4A-II where a sixth seed and a 12th seed made […]

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    For the past couple of years, Jessica Tonn has pretty much owned high school distance races in Arizona.  She just won another state 5A-I title in the 3200m run – […]
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    Xavier, Desert Vista girls dominant at state championships

    For the past couple of years, Jessica Tonn has pretty much owned high school distance races in Arizona.  She just won another state 5A-I title in the 3200m run – […]

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    The 5A division of girls tennis at this year’s high school state championships had a familiar look.  Actually, it was a re-wind of last year. Kelsey Lawson in 5A-I brought […]
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    2010 looks a lot like 2009 in 5A state tennis results

    The 5A division of girls tennis at this year’s high school state championships had a familiar look.  Actually, it was a re-wind of last year. Kelsey Lawson in 5A-I brought […]

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    They say there’s strength in numbers.  The adage seems to have worked for University of Arizona swimmers. The Wildcats, who qualified the maximum number of swimmers (18) for the NCAA […]
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    Wildcats snag national swim titles, Devil divers finish strong

    They say there’s strength in numbers.  The adage seems to have worked for University of Arizona swimmers. The Wildcats, who qualified the maximum number of swimmers (18) for the NCAA […]

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    The good news for ASU wrestling is they will be able to send five of this year’s squad to compete at the NCAA Championships this weekend, more than double last […]
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    ASU will send five to the NCAA Wrestling Championships

    The good news for ASU wrestling is they will be able to send five of this year’s squad to compete at the NCAA Championships this weekend, more than double last […]

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    A pair of true freshmen will make the trip to the University of Arkansas this weekend to represent Arizona State in the long jump at the NCAA Indoor Track & […]
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    NCAA invites 11 Sun Devils to Indoor T&F Championships

    A pair of true freshmen will make the trip to the University of Arkansas this weekend to represent Arizona State in the long jump at the NCAA Indoor Track & […]

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    The gods must be smiling on the Aztecs. The Corona del Sol HS Aztecs won the Kiwanis tennis tournament over the weekend, repeating as champions.  Brophy Prep was the boys’ […]
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    Tennis is just the latest sport to fall under the Aztec spell

    The gods must be smiling on the Aztecs. The Corona del Sol HS Aztecs won the Kiwanis tennis tournament over the weekend, repeating as champions.  Brophy Prep was the boys’ […]

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    A couple of prominent names in high school basketball closed out careers this weekend.  One left the court to move on to bigger challenges, the other wrapped up 41 years […]
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    Two high-profile careers end with 3A basketball finals

    A couple of prominent names in high school basketball closed out careers this weekend.  One left the court to move on to bigger challenges, the other wrapped up 41 years […]

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    ASU’s diving team got off to an impressive start at the Pac-10 Championships in Washington. The men’s 3-meter diving crown seems to have found a semi-permanent home at Arizona State […]
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    ASU divers deliver at Pac-10 Championships

    ASU’s diving team got off to an impressive start at the Pac-10 Championships in Washington. The men’s 3-meter diving crown seems to have found a semi-permanent home at Arizona State […]

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    Revenge.  Frustration.  Prolific scoring.  And one Cinderella. That’s the mix of great story lines we get with this year’s 4A state championship high school basketball games on tap for tomorrow. […]
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    Something for everyone at 4A hoops championships

    Revenge.  Frustration.  Prolific scoring.  And one Cinderella. That’s the mix of great story lines we get with this year’s 4A state championship high school basketball games on tap for tomorrow. […]

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    Big-school wrestling competition is getting pretty predictable. There was a changing of the guard this year in 4A high school wrestling.  But it was more of the same in 5A […]
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    4A-I gets a new wrestling champion, but little else changes

    Big-school wrestling competition is getting pretty predictable. There was a changing of the guard this year in 4A high school wrestling.  But it was more of the same in 5A […]

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    A couple of points was all it took to let Ironwood Ridge HS slip into the No. 1 seed for Saturday’s 5A-II high school State Wrestling Team Tournament. Sunnyside HS […]
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    Sunnyside gets a surprise at 5A state wrestling championships

    A couple of points was all it took to let Ironwood Ridge HS slip into the No. 1 seed for Saturday’s 5A-II high school State Wrestling Team Tournament. Sunnyside HS […]

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