Ironwood Ridge High School freshman Jacoeb Hampton, left, and
junior Tyler Williams cover their faces after losing to Mountain
Pointe High School out of Tempe in the first round of State
Division I playoffs Thursday night. The Nighthawks lost 47-53
Ironwood Ridge High School senior Mitch Fischer deals with some
of Mountain Pointe High School’s defense during the second quarter
of Thursday night’s game.
Nighthawk senior Alec Sonderman drives the ball through traffic
during the first round of State Division I playoffs Thursday
The varsity, junior varsity and freshmen teams of the Ironwood
Ridge High School basketball program turned out over the weekend to
show support of the Beyond event held at Reid Park. The events were
held in honor of the January 8 shooting anniversary.
Members of the Ironwood Ridge High School basketball program got
involved over the weekend. Participating in the Reid Park BEYOND
event. The varsity, junior varsity and freshmen teams manned three
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 4:00 am
For the second year in a row, Ironwood Ridge High School will be hosting a summer basketball camp in June for boys between third and fifth grades and girls between third and eighth grades.
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 11:40 am
It is no mystery that high school students look forward to the
weekend. It's a time to relax, put aside the week of hard work, and
taste a little freedom from responsibility.
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 11:10 am
At Ironwood Ridge, a buzzer beater in overtime by senior Kevionte Alexander gave visiting Rincon a 51-49 victory over the Nighthawks last Friday.
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 9:27 am
Ironwood Ridge is a team consisting of almost all seniors, and
their experience and depth were more than enough in a 67-25 win at
Pusch Ridge on Dec. 2.
Wednesday, March 15, 2006 12:00 am
March 15, 2006 - It took everything he had for David Vanderwerf
to step out onto the court in front of thousands of people Feb. 25
at Glendale Arena for the Class 4A 3-point shooting contest.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 4:00 am
Having to dribble two basketballs at the same time proved to be a challenge for most of the third through fifth grade boys and girls who attended the first week of the Ironwood Ridge High School basketball camp last week.
Ironwood Ridge’s Mitch Lightfoot passes above Canyon Del Oro’s John Jackson during last week’s game.
Nighthawks Trevor Cotton dribbles the ball around Dorado defender Jasper Roberson-Schultz.
Nighthawk’s Addison Adelberg tries to keep the ball from Dorado’s Jordan Closs-Lopez.
Devon Olivarez looks for an open man at the top of the key.
Nico Hughes drives the ball down the court.
Wednesday, December 29, 2004 12:00 am
Dec. 22, 2004 - GAME OF THE WEEK: What's the best way to silence
a hostile crowd chiding you for a first quarter "air-ball?" Troy
Blair of Ironwood Ridge High School's boys basketball team had an
answer for the raucous Catalina crowd that mercilessly rode his ego
up and down the court Dec. 16.
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 11:00 pm
First, it needs to be said that junior Brandon Matthews of the
Ironwood Ridge baseball team is ITAL not ITAL related to teammates
Clay Matthews and Jake Matthews.
Wednesday, January 6, 2010 12:00 am
The Pusch Ridge girls rolled into the finals of the Northwest
Desert Classic Girls basketball tournament last week, winning their
first four games in pool play.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 12:00 am
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 12:00 am
The defending state champion Ironwood Ridge boys’ basketball
team is one step closer on its pursuit of another title.
Wednesday, January 20, 2010 12:00 am
Brooke Seavitt played basketball for the
Ironwood Ridge Nighthawks (13-5) in their 43-32 win over Canyon Del
Oro (9-9) last Tuesday.
Wednesday, December 31, 2008 12:00 am
For the Pusch Ridge Christian Academy girls’ basketball team,
the 2008 season is “a historic type of thing,” according to head
coach Lonnie Tvrdy.
Ethan Tees, a fifth grader, shoots the ball in the spot game at the Ironwood Ridge basketball camp.
Ironwood Ridge’s Tyler Williams tries to keep the possession of
the ball away from Mountain View’s Abdul Hameed.