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  • Mountain Pointe football coach Vaughan turned Pride into powerhouse

    Since Norris Vaughan took over, Mountain Pointe football has an 82-15 record, reaching the state playoffs every season.
  • ASU has rich history of walk-on football players

    ASU's history of producing quality walk-ons includes linebacker Adam Archuleta, offensive tackle Levi Jones and linebacker Darren Woodson.
  • Taurasi says Mercury need to get tougher inside to improve in 2017

    “We have to get tougher on the interior. I think that’s a weakness throughout the season that just hurt us way too much,” Diana Taurasi said.
  • From Alaska to Arizona, summer league baseball prepares ASU players for upcoming season

    Fourteen Arizona State baseball players recently participated in summer leagues in various states, leading to some long days for some.
  • Diamondbacks’ housecleaning could produce baseball’s first female GM

    The Diamondbacks cleaned house Monday, not renewing the contract of general manager Dave Stewart and firing manager Chip Hale.
  • Valley soccer standout Niki Jackson helps build GCU program

    One of the top players in Arizona, Niki Jackson received numerous offers to play for top-tier programs. Instead, Jackson decided to play soccer at GCU.
  • ASU hockey looks to show improvement in first full NCAA season

    Arizona State was expected to struggle last season, its first as an NCAA hockey program. And the Sun Devils did, winning only five games against NCAA teams.
  • Ultra-runner targeting record for 800-mile Arizona Trail run

    Running 800 miles may seem like insanity to some people, but Michael Versteeg knew he’d get around to trying it one day.
  • Legacy lives on at Arizona Open Wheel Racing Museum

    There is a lot of racing history packed within the walls of the Arizona Open Wheel Racing Museum in east Phoenix.
  • Suns’ Booker delivers surprise and a big check

    Devin Booker presented a check for $10,000 to Best Buddies, an organization dedicated to supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  • Tailgating even more important than the game for some

    Rick Inmon’s Arizona Cardinals tailgating crew has one rule: Everything must have bacon. That’s the scene on Sundays around University of Phoenix Stadium.
  • Coyote goalie Mike Smith’s mask a canvas for Canadian artist

    GLENDALE – Every hockey goaltender must wear a protective mask, but the masks often do more than protect the goalie from slap shots flying toward the net at more than 100 mph. Today’s masks, with their elaborate artwork, can also tell a story about the people behind them. David Arrigo, David Gunnarsson and Diel Leroux are […]
  • Mercury embrace underdog role heading into series against Lynx

    PHOENIX — The Phoenix Mercury have entered uncharted territory. Every time they’ve brought home a WNBA championship in the past, the Mercury were the top-seeded team in the playoffs. This year, the eighth-seeded Mercury snuck into the playoffs during the final week of the season, despite a losing record (16-18). And now, the Mercury hope […]
  • Arnold Palmer leaves lasting imprint on Arizona golf courses

    Arnold Palmer left his design touch on five courses in Arizona – three in the Valley, one in Tucson and one in Yuma.
  • Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks trying to make life easier for kids with cancer

    The Diamondbacks, first baseman Paul Goldschmidt and his wife, Amy, are trying to make life easier for children through Goldy’s Fund 4 Kids.
  • A game without borders: Suns’ Bledsoe helps grow basketball overseas

    A a group of NBA stars that included Eric Bledsoe of the Phoenix Suns took part in the league’s 14th Basketball Without Borders camp in Angola.
  • GCU investing in sports medicine as part of move to Division I

    Grand Canyon University is adding 2,500 feet of space to the school’s sports medicine facility. It will cost between $500,000 and $1 million.
  • Coyotes rookies hope to leave lasting impression

    The day of an Arizona Coyotes rookie begins at 8 a.m. and doesn’t end until 9 p.m.
  • September an opportunity for minor leaguers to fulfill lifelong dream

    Every September, MLB roster limits expand from 25 to 40 players, giving players like Matt Koch the chance to realize a lifelong dream.
  • Women’s hockey is growing in the desert

    As women's hockey participation grows nationwide and explodes in Arizona, ASU and GCU are adding women's club hockey teams.