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State basketball: Mesa goes cold in loss to Gilbert

The seventh-ranked Mesa Jackrabbits basketball team entered the 6A state tournament with a chance to avenge their first loss of the season to the...

Sidebar: Chandler passing game too much for Lions

Red Mountain’s 10-game win streak reached a sudden halt Friday night, and in convincing fashion. The Mountain Lions defense – which had shut down opposing offenses...

GameNight: Red Mountain handles Knights, returns to semis

For the second straight year Red Mountain has earned a semifinal berth in the 6A playoffs. The Mountain Lions held off 15th-ranked Westview, which upset...

GameNight: Toros hold out hope after beating Mesa

With tears in his eyes, senior running back Kris Jackson stood in front of his Mesa Jackrabbits team for the last time. “I told them...

GameNight: Desert Ridge moves one step closer

At this point of the season, being in control of your own destiny is a great scenario to come by. That is the case for...

GameNight: Red Mountain tops Mesa for 6th-straight win

It is not about how you start, it’s how you finish. After an 0-2 start to the 2017 season, questions were raised regarding Red Mountain...

GameNight: Skyline takes Mesa to the Wood shed

Skyline’s Aaron Wood wasted little time Friday night showing that he is quietly becoming one of the state’s top running backs. Led by a stout...

GameNight: DRidge hammers Gilbert

Ask Jeremy Hathcock about his Desert Ridge team and the first thing he mentions is the youth. With 13 sophomores seeing  considerable playing time, the...

GameNight: Toros throttle Brophy

It was a task Mountain View had been waiting nine years to accomplish. “I don’t care what their record is,” Mountain View second-year coach Mike...

GameNight: Desert Ridge ‘roles’ over Mesa

Jeremy Hathcock’s message to his Desert Ridge team all season has been to “know your role.” After a tough loss at the hands of Hamilton...