Wednesday, February 19, 2014 12:16 pm
The playoff picture is set for boys and girls basketball. While some northwest schools failed to qualify this year, others will look to continue their run in the state tournament, which begins Feb. 19 for girls and Feb. 20 for boys.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 4:00 am
An update on the current standings on local girls and boys basketball teams. The playoffs begin Feb. 19 for girls and Feb. 20 for boys. All results and statistics are as of Monday, Feb. 10.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 3:19 pm
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 6:00 pm
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 4:00 am
The Ironwood Ridge girls’ basketball team finished runner-up in the seventh annual Northwest Desert Classic tournament, hosted at Pusch Ridge from Dec. 26 to 28.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 1:07 pm
In hosting the first home meet of the season last week, the Mountain View High School struggled against Ironwood Ridge.
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 4:00 am
Pusch Ridge did it again. For the third time this year, the
Lions (11-4) defeated the Ironwood Ridge Nighthawks (4-11), 38-29,
in girls’ basketball.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 4:00 am
The 2011 high school basketball team officially gets under way
this week, with local teams getting ready to start the drive toward
the ultimate goal of a state championship.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 2:10 pm
Just three weeks into the 2011 season, the Ironwood Ridge High
School Lady Nighthawks' varsity golf team has captured its fifth
qualifying team score to earn a spot in the Division II State
It's been a good season so far for the Lady Nighthawks. The team
qualified to compete in the state championship, anchored by junior
Adrianna Grijalva, above, who established a season record 45-foot
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 3:00 am
The lady spikers of Ironwood Ridge and Canyon Del Oro high
schools went head-to-head last week.
Erin Hohenstein returns the ball over the net last week during
the Lady Nighthawks’ home match against CDO. She led the team’s
victory with 19 points, which included 13 kills and 6 aces.
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.
Tuesday, September 16, 2008 11:00 pm
The 2007 cross-country season was near-perfect for the Mountain
View High School Mountain Lions, with the boys’ team winning the
5A-II state championship, and the girls’ squad placing second.
Tuesday, May 20, 2008 11:00 pm
A trio of Northwest talents etched their names onto state track
trophies recently, and they all have one thing in common: You
haven’t heard the last of them.
Thursday, May 1, 2008 11:00 pm
As an Olympic trainer and coach for the University of Arizona’s
cross-country and track squads, James Li nurtures world-champion
distance runners and walk-ons alike.
Tuesday, April 22, 2008 11:00 pm
Chairs, hats and water bottles took flight as No. 4 Ironwood
Ridge’s Lady Nighthawks dispatched No. 5 Phoenix North 5-0 during a
blustery afternoon last Wednesday, on their home court.
Tuesday, August 22, 2006 11:00 pm
August 23, 2006 - The uniform and the person wearing it startled
Thursday, January 12, 2006 12:00 am
Jan. 4, 2006 - If the coming year is as fruitful as the last,
the Ironwood Ridge High School girl's basketball team can expect
big things to come.
Tuesday, September 6, 2005 11:00 pm
September 7, 2005 - Tucked away in the northeast corner of the
Palo Verde High School gymnasium in a dark, secluded enclave rests
the girls volleyball team of Ironwood Ridge High School.
Wednesday, December 1, 2004 12:00 am
Nov. 24, 2004 - It's a blink of the eye or a snap of the
fingers. One second isn't enough time to do most things but for the
seniors of Mountain View High School's football team, it was long
enough to cost them a trip to the 5A state tournament in their
final season. And it didn't even happen in a game they were