Friday, August 16, 2013 11:03 am
The vulgar, obscene and ultra-violent teenage heroes and villains of the “Kick-Ass” universe have worn out their welcome in mine. Maybe I’m just having a “get off my lawn” moment, but with Kick-Ass 2 the foul-mouthed, social-media obsessed, teenage-wannabe-hero routine has grown thin and this new film was mostly an irritating waste of two hours.
Tuesday, August 3, 2010 11:00 pm
The Northwest Red Raiders American Legion baseball team captured
the state championship with a 3-2 win over Tucson Mayhem in
Surprise on Saturday.
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 11:00 pm
Pusch Ridge stickout to play ball, study at Idaho
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 11:00 pm
Aaron Vaughn's prospects look good.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Aaron Vaughn
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Recently graduated Pusch Ridge Christian Academy senior Aaron Vaughn had 58 strikeouts and nine walks. Vaughn was named the 2A Southern All-Region Player of the Year.
Monday, May 17, 2010 11:00 pm
The second-seeded Pusch Ridge Lions finally lost a game, 10-0,
to the sixth-seeded Bourcade Catholic Golden Eagles, one step from
a repeat trip to the 2A state title game last Friday.
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 11:00 pm
The last time Pusch Ridge lost a baseball game, Doug Jones was
the team's coach.
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 11:00 pm
Tuesday, March 9, 2010 12:00 am
Pusch Ridge had a record-setting year last year, going 23-3 en
route to its first-ever 2A baseball championship under head coach
and former major league pitcher Doug Jones.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Pusch Ridge Christian Academy's Aaron Vaughn rifles a fastball across the plate during the Lions' game with the Tombstone Yellowjackets last Friday. The Lions kept the visitors under control, winning 23-4.
Tuesday, October 13, 2009 11:00 pm
Pusch Ridge Christian Academy's Lions fumbled the ball the first
two times they touched it Friday night, falling behind visiting
Canyon State 14-0.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009 11:00 pm
Tuesday, September 22, 2009 11:00 pm
Pusch Ridge Christian continued its winning formula of prolific
passing and blanket defense, walloping the Miami Vandals 42-0 on
Tuesday, September 15, 2009 11:00 pm
After losing their season opener to a powerful Phoenix Northwest
Christian team, Pusch Ridge coach Bob Vance hoped his Lions could
put the ball in the hands of their best athletes.
Tuesday, May 26, 2009 11:00 pm
Pusch Ridge Christian Academy's baseball team figured out how to
cover all its bases this season.
Wednesday, March 18, 2009 11:00 pm
Ladies and gentlemen, say hello to spring. The weather is
pool-ready, hike-worthy, and all-around outdoor-friendly. Just
watch out for flying baseballs.