Monday, November 11, 2013 5:00 pm
(BPT) - What do Mickey Mantle, Evel Knievel, Naomi Judd, Pamela Anderson, Jim Nabors and Keith Richards have in common? They have all faced hepatitis C. And they are not the only ones; about 3.2 million Americans have chronic hepatitis C. It claims the lives of more people each year than HIV/AIDS and is the leading cause of liver transplants in the United States.
Rickie Fowler walks past the lake between the third and fourth hole Thursday.
Rickie Fowler waits for Carl Pettersson to chip onto the eighth green as late afternoon clouds began to roll in Thursday.
Rickie Fowler lines up his putt on the third hole green. Fowler was down one and through 17 holes with his opponent Carl Pettersson of Sweden when their match was called due to darkness on Thursday.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 4:00 am
Help support March of Dimes
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 4:00 am
Kayla Bonstrom can add another line to her softball resume.
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 4:00 am
Though the Canyon Del Oro Dorados’ softball team has a new head coach, the mission this year is the same as years past- win the state championship. The Dorados have a long history of doing so, having achieved the feat seven times in the past, to include three 5A titles in 1992, 2001, and 2005, and four 4A Division I state titles in 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2011.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 3:00 am
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 4:00 am
The Canyon Del Oro Dorados may have lost the championship game of the Dorado Softball Classic, 5-4, against Ironwood Ridge, but the prospects for the reigning state champions still look bright.
Sporting all blue, USA’s Rickie Fowler tees off on the 11th hole
during the Accenture Match Play Championship in Marana Wednesday.
Fowler lost to David Toms.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 8:00 am
The Accenture Match Play Championship warm-ups started Monday and Tuesday. On Wednesday, 64 of the top golfers pair off in Marana at the Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain.
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 3:00 am
The Northwest baseball team, the Mountain Vipers, became the
15-and-under 2011 Arizona State Babe Ruth champions, after taking
first place in the state tournament last month.
Wednesday, June 29, 2011 3:00 am
When it comes to softball, hard work and dedication seems to
come naturally to the Fowler family. So do devotion and the ability
to have fun.
Canyon Del Oro High School graduate and softball phenom Mattie
Fowler, center, stands with parents Kelly and Lance. Mattie will be
playing softball for the University of Nebraska as a shortstop
starting in the fall.
Mattie Fowler was recently recognized by Gatorade as its Arizona
Softball Player of the Year.
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 8:02 am
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 3:00 am
This year, the Canyon Del Oro High School Dorados girls softball
team (35-1) took all of the drama out of their 4A-I state title
quest in winning for the fourth time in the last five years.
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 3:00 am
The Ironwood Ridge Nighthawks girls’ softball squad has won
three straight playoff games in the 5A-II double-loss elimination
tournament. The wins have put the No. 3 seed in the state
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 6:00 am
The iconic white roof tents are coming down and all of the
television satellite trucks have left The Ritz-Carlton, Dove
Mountain property where the Accenture Match Play Championship was
held slightly more than a week ago. Thousands of golf fans made
their way to the course for any number of reasons. Some were
strictly business-related visits. For others, beer, sun and
relaxing were the only ingredients necessary for a good time.
Devotees of all ages were focused on obtaining the ever-popular
autographs and photographs during the practice rounds, while others
followed the golfers diligently each day and basked in their
Peter Hanson, from Sweden, lines up a putt on the third hole of the Accenture Match Play Championship Wednesday morning during his match against Rickie Fowler.
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 6:00 am
PGA officials have released a list of possible match-ups for the
Accenture Match Play Championship in Marana.
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 6:00 am
The World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play Championship
will determine a champion via an 18-hole championship match for the
first time in the event’s history this month.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 12:00 am
It is always a bad sign when the people you are golfing with
start hunting for golf balls in the desert because you have lost
all of your own. Last week, I was that golfer.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, PGA Rookie of the Year Rickie Fowler talks about his growing golf career during media day for the Accenture Match Play Championship. The event attracts the world’s best golfers, such as Tiger Woods and Ian Poulter. It will take place Feb. 21-27 at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Dove Mountain.
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 11:00 pm
What can Ka'Deem Carey do for an encore?