UA tennis: Talya Zandberg wins Pac-12 Player of the Week

UA tennis: Talya Zandberg wins Pac-12 Player of the Week

By Katie Vick / UA Sports Arizona women’s tennis freshman Talya Zandberg was named Pac-12 Player of the Week on Tuesday, as announced by the conference. She is Arizona’s 10th all-time conference Player of the Week. Zandberg is 5-0 to start the season with the Wildcats with her five wins coming from matches against Northern Arizona, Boise […]

Prieto and Cabral each with 3 RBIs as Aztecs softball splits with Mesa CC

Prieto and Cabral each with 3 RBIs as Aztecs softball splits with Mesa CC

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports The Pima Community College softball team (9-3, 2-2 in ACCAC) shut out Mesa Community College (7-1, 5-1) but fell in the second game on Tuesday at the West Campus Softball field. The Aztecs got great production once again from freshman pitcher Paige Adair and had some key at-bats from […]

MLB players union claims owners threatening ‘integrity’ of game

MLB players union claims owners threatening ‘integrity’ of game

With the opening of spring training camps in Florida and Arizona only a week away, the players union finally is beginning to make some noise about the free-agent freeze-out. MLB Player Association executive director Tony Clark issued a statement Tuesday suggesting owners are threatening the “integrity” of the game by leaving so many players unsigned. […]

Red Bull Air Race 2018 season kicks off this weekend

Red Bull Air Race 2018 season kicks off this weekend

By SoAzNewsX Ahead of the 11th Red Bull Air Race season opener in Abu Dhabi, defending World Champion Yoshihide Muroya and runner-up Martin Sonka took in some of the stunning landmarks the UAE’s capital has to offer. The pair flew over the new Louvre Abu Dhabi museum, the mangroves of Ramhan Island and the state-of-the-art […]

No. 9 Arizona rides high into Washington St. game

No. 9 Arizona rides high into Washington St. game

Since its debacle in the Bahamas more than two months ago, Arizona has turned into one of the best teams in the country by winning 15 of 16 games. It went from No. 2 in the polls to out of the polls — after three consecutive losses in the Bahamas — to back in the […]

Sumlin finalizes Arizona football coaching staff

Sumlin finalizes Arizona football coaching staff

By Blair Willis / UA Sports Arizona head football coach Kevin Sumlin has finalized his first coaching staff, announcing on Tuesday the hiring of 10 assistant coaches and their assignments for the 2018 season. The offensive staff will include coordinator Noel Mazzone (quarterbacks), Clarence McKinney (running backs), Joe Gilbert (offensive line), Taylor Mazzone (outside receivers), […]

Nakai named ACCAC Player of the Week for third time

Nakai named ACCAC Player of the Week for third time

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports Pima Community College women’s basketball player Jacqulynn Nakai (Coconino HS) earned her third selection as ACCAC Division II Player of the Week on Tuesday for the week of Jan. 22-28. Nakai, a freshman guard, averaged 16 points and five rebounds, six assists and two steals as the Aztecs went […]

Arizona wins Arizona Intercollegiate after stellar final round

Arizona wins Arizona Intercollegiate after stellar final round

By Juliana Lara / UA Sports The Arizona men’s golf team won the Arizona Intercollegiate for the first time since 2012, finishing the three-round tournament at 10-over-par. The Wildcats stormed to the top of the leaderboard on Tuesday at Sewailo Golf Club, using a 15-under final round to defeat Golfweek’s second-ranked team Texas A&M by […]

Cardinals expected to name Wilson running backs coach

Cardinals expected to name Wilson running backs coach

Kirby Wilson is expected to be named the Arizona Cardinals’ running backs coach, according to a published report Tuesday. It will mark a return to the desert for Wilson, radio station 98.7 FM in Arizona reported. Wilson served as the running backs coach with the Cardinals for three seasons from 2004-06. Wilson spent the past […]

Wilks focused on QB as he takes reins of Cardinals

Wilks focused on QB as he takes reins of Cardinals

Steve Wilks didn’t take long to address what he labeled as the “elephant in the room” on Tuesday as he was introduced as the 38th head coach in the history of Arizona Cardinals. Wilks, who is beginning his first NFL head coaching assignment, takes over a team without a quarterback on the roster that is […]