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  • Phoenix Rising set to host first-ever USL home playoff game

    The Phoenix Rising's hot September has cooled off, but the team is set to host its first-ever USL home playoff game against the Portland Timbers 2.
  • Zlatan of the USL: Phoenix Rising’s Cortez approaching another record

    Phoenix Rising's Chris Cortez soon could take down another one of Long Tan’s records as the team's all-time scoring leader.
  • Rising into playoffs? MLS loan players could impact club’s postseason

    With USL playoffs fast approaching, four new players coming in from MLS clubs have helped Phoenix Rising climb to the top of the Western Conference.
  • From Ghana to Rising: Friendship of Asante, Awako helps play on field

    For midfielders Solomon Asante and Galdson Awako, there is a relationship and friendship that stretches back to before the two’s time with Phoenix Rising.
  • Field general: How Phoenix Rising’s Woszczynski plays goalkeeper

    SCOTTSDALE — When defending his team’s goal, a lot runs through Phoenix Rising goalkeeper Carl Woszczynski’s mind. For example, when an opposing player breaks away during a match and races toward him with the ball, Woszczynski is yelling at his defenders to get back on defense. Then his minds starts running through a variety of […]
  • Former GCU soccer player Waldrep makes journey to Phoenix Rising

    Evan Waldrep is in his first year with Phoenix Rising and his journey to get there has been a local one. He played at local youth clubs in Peoria and Casa Grande, played at GCU after spending two years at Creighton.
  • Partnership between Phoenix Rising, local program could benefit both

    Phoenix Rising, which has teamed with local Blackhawks, doesn’t only have its sights on bringing its name forward in the soccer world, but it is also hopes to bring the rest of the state with it.
  • From open tryout to Phoenix Rising, Devante Dubose perseveres

    Devante Dubose had a tumultuous journey in soccer before deciding to tryout for Phoenix Rising, where he’s found significant success.
  • Watch Phoenix Rising FC’s Jason Johnson score a scissor kick goal

    Despite World Cup action across the globe, Phoenix Rising FC forward Jason Johnson scored what may have been the goal of the night Saturday.
  • Phoenix Rising FC coach Patrice Carteron leaves team for new job

    Patrice Carteron, the coach for Phoenix Rising FC, has left the team for a new job, a player confirmed to Cronkite News on Monday.

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