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Coaching legend Jesse Parker dies

It is somewhat ironic Jesse Parker died on a Friday night. The man with an unwavering will to win, clenched jaw, love for history and...

Mesa wrestlers head to Fargo to prove they belong

Christian Riordan has written the words, has put in the work against some of the best wrestlers in the state of Arizona and has...

Mountain View’s Moore retires after nearly 2 decades of athletic service

Jeannine Moore has spent the last 18 school years being the strongest piece of thread in the fabric that is the Mountain View athletic...

Mountain View coach reflects on being saved by CPR on field...

Crys Hollen felt like he was in the clear. Any issue he had with his heart was addressed with doctor appointments, medication and tests. His focus...

Wahlheim embraces change, hopes Dobson players do the same

Pete Wahlheim is out of the norm and routine. He’s having to think about everything again, redesign the way things are done and figure out...

Vander Kooi finishes baseball career as state’s top player

Boyd Vander Kooi has earned a scholarship, racked up a handful of player of the year awards in recent weeks and will be selected...

Spring football: Westwood hoping to ratchet up expectations under Ide

Kyle Ide fully understands the situation at Westwood. The demographics of Mesa’s second oldest high school changed long ago, and most of the school’s sports...

State track: Skyline’s Valdivieso wins second discus championship

Sierra Valdivieso had the look from the start when she showed up at a Skyline track practice, but eye tests can be deceiving. There must...

Peterson leaves behind tradition, legacy at Red Mountain swimming

Mike Peterson has spent thousands of hours at Shepherd Aquatic Center, but now that he has stepped down as Red Mountain’s swimming coach it’s...

Sikahema, Jackrabbits looking for stability in second year

A year ago, the Mesa High School football program was in disarray. Scott Hare resigned in March of 2016. The interview process didn’t go smoothly...