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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Maricopa High grad putting UofA on the scoreboard this season

A Maricopa High School graduate has become an instant impact player for the University of Arizona football team this season. Through five games, wide receiver...

Two new Little League fields on the way

The city Planning & Zoning Commission on Monday night approved the conversion of 8.5 acres of land in The Lakes at Rancho El Dorado...

Desert Sunrise JV football to debut at cross-town foe

The Desert Sunrise High School junior varsity football team will open its inaugural season at cross-town opponent Sequoia Pathway on Sept. 1. And the regular...

Maricopa Wells Middle School wins girls’ track title

Yet another Maricopa middle school athletic team has brought home a conference title. The Maricopa Wells girls’ track team narrowly edged Casa Grande’s Villago Middle...
Sequoia Pathway Girls Golf state champs

Sequoia Pathway girls win junior high state golf title

The Sequoia Pathway Junior High girls’ golf team captured the Canyon Athletic Association Division I-II state championship Saturday, winning the title in the program’s...

Heritage Academy wins state softball championship

The varsity softball team from Heritage Academy has won the AZCAA Division 2 State Championship. The Heroes defeated a talented Imagine Prep Storm team of Surprise...
Heritage Jr High flag football champs

Heritage Academy captures state flag football title

A Maricopa school has brought home a state championship on the gridiron. Heritage Academy recently won the Canyon Athletic Association middle school Division 2 flag...

MUSD unveils mascot for Desert Sunrise High School

The new high school has a mascot. Desert Sunrise High School, which is under construction on the east side of town, will be known as...

Heritage Academy garners state wrestling title 

Maricopa’s Heritage Academy emerged victorious at the recent Canyon Athletic Association state wrestling tournament held at Canyon State Academy in Queen Creek. The Heroes...

Youth football league recruiting for 3rd season

Parents are you looking for a Spring activity for your kids? Maricopa Super Elite Football is starting up their Spring season. The non-contact, competitive...

Sequoia football players signed to college teams

A group of football players from Sequoia Pathway Academy have been signed to various college teams, were recognized by their classmates during a pep...

New softball coach has history of helping out

There's an old saying that a rising tide lifts all boats.   The new softball coach at Maricopa high School, Tom Dugan, is the embodiment of...

Softball leads to college for one Rams Player

Maricopa High School Senior Adriana Armstrong has been playing softball since she was 9. Her journey will continue at the college level. She recently signed...

Maricopa swimmers excel at state meet

The Maricopa High School swim teams had their best showing in the four-year history of the program at the state championships 5-6 at Mesa’s...

Sequoia Pathway kicks off playoff run tonight

It’s time for some playoff football. Sequoia Pathway High School opens its run for a 2A state title tonight when the Pumas travel southeast of...

Eagle lands in Maricopa: former NFL star Carl Hairston

In 15 seasons as an NFL defensive lineman, including a final season in 1990 for the Phoenix Cardinals, Carl Hairston attributed his success to...

Late starter, but great finisher

During 35 years as a first- and second-grade teacher in his native Wisconsin, Dave Kies’ athletic endeavors were fairly conventional, including weekend basketball, frequent...

Charity softball tourney, home run derby set for Oct. 29-30

Players will take the field for The Israel Calderon Benefit Softball Tournament Oct. 30 at Copper Sky. The tourney will be preceded by a...

MHS homecoming a victory despite 55-0 loss

Maricopa High School hosted Casa Grande Union High School for its homecoming game Friday. The Rams (2-1) were dominated by the Cougars (3-0) on...

MHS football boosters host inaugural cornhole tourney

Maricopa Football Boosters is hosting its inaugural cornhole tournament tournament Saturday as part of Homecoming week. The event starts at 5 p.m. at The...

Rams’ solution at kicker no hack

In a world where females are breaking down barriers in countless ways, some areas have remained primarily the domain of males. Football is typically...
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Young MHS football team expected to grow with experience

The Maricopa High School varsity football team opens its season Friday night with a 7 p.m. road game at Tucson High. The team will...
MHS golfer Paris Barnett SIZED

MHS girls golf to take season ‘one swing at a time’

The Maricopa High School girls golf team hosts its first match of the season Sept. 13 against Eastmark and Marcos de Niza high schools...
Flag football Copper Sky

Youth football league recruiting for 2nd season

Coming off a successful first season, Maricopa Super Elite football will be back for its second season this fall. The season will run from...
Joe Jackson Paralympian

Q&A: Joseph Jackson, wheelchair rugby Paralympian

When the 2020 Paralympic Games kick off Aug. 24 in Tokyo, a Maricopa athlete will be going for the gold. Joseph Jackson, who lives in...
Flag football Copper Sky

New youth flag football league coming to Copper Sky

Parents looking for a summer activity for their kids have a new option this year, as Maricopa Super Elite football will offer a summer...
Pinal County Elite

Maricopa 15U football team wins title in first season

Another youth football team in Maricopa has won a championship game in its first season. The Pinal County Elite 15U team capped off a 7-0...
MHS Softball Senior Game

Rams softball team plays Senior Day game (GALLERY)

The Maricopa High School softball team celebrated its seniors on Thursday with a game against the Tucson High Badgers. The Rams lost the Senior Day...
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Maricopa boys basketball ends season with loss (GALLERY)

The Maricopa High School boys basketball team ended its season on Thursday night with a Senior Night game against the Queen Creek Bulldogs. The Rams...
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AIA removes mask mandate for athletes during competition

Athletes will no longer have to wear masks during competition in the Arizona Interscholastic Association. The group's executive board voted Tuesday to remove the mask...