Four Nogales state champions commit to Pima

Four Nogales state champions commit to Pima

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports The Pima Community College baseball program added four proven winners to its 2017-18 roster. Oscar Lechuga, Mikael Bracamonte, Rafael Padilla and Sergio Gonzalez, all members of the Nogales High School state championship baseball team, have committed to play for the Aztecs. Lechuga, a pitcher, went 5-2 on the season […]

UA women’s hoops lands sought after Big Ten transfer Dominique McBryde

UA women’s hoops lands sought after Big Ten transfer Dominique McBryde

By Adam Gonzales / UA Sports  Head women’s basketball coach Adia Barnes has signed Dominique McBryde, one of the top transfer candidates in the country, to join the program for the 2017-18 season, but will be forced to sit out a year due to transfer rules. “We are thrilled with the addition of Dominique McBryde to […]

Basketball standout Cates signs to Kentucky Wesleyan College

Basketball standout Cates signs to Kentucky Wesleyan College

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports Pima Community College women’s basketball player Bree Cates (Combs HS) signed her national letter of intent on Tuesday. Cates, a sophomore guard, will continue her education and collegiate career at Kentucky Wesleyan College, an NCAA Division II school in Owensboro, KY. Cates played and started in all 31 games for the […]

Coyotes decline to offer Doan new contract

Coyotes decline to offer Doan new contract

Longtime captain Shane Doan will not be returning to the Arizona Coyotes even if he is not selected by the Vegas Golden Knights in Wednesday’s expansion draft. Coyotes owner Andrew Barroway announced in a statement on Monday that the team will not offer a contract to the 40-year-old Doan, who was told over the weekend […]

Nineteen track Cats earn Pac-12 All-Academic honors

Nineteen track Cats earn Pac-12 All-Academic honors

By Adam Gonzales / UA Sports The University of Arizona’s Track & Field program is represented by 19 student-athletes on this year’s Pac-12 All-Academic Team. Three of Arizona’s honorees were named to the first team while two more earned second-team honors. On the men’s side, Aaron Castle was named to the first team for the […]

Arizona volleyball releases 2017 schedule

Arizona volleyball releases 2017 schedule

By Danny Martinez / UA Sports Arizona volleyball announced its 2017 schedule on Thursday, revealing a 31-match slate that includes 16 home matches to be played at McKale Center. Thirteen of Arizona’s 20 conference matches will be televised by the Pac-12 Network. The Wildcats’ 2017 schedule includes 14 matches to be played against NCAA Tournament […]

Sage Watson wins 400-meter hurdles National Championship

Sage Watson wins 400-meter hurdles National Championship

By Adam Gonzales / UA Sports EUGENE, Ore. – Sage Watson won the NCAA Championship in the women’s 400-meter hurdles on Saturday at Historic Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. Lisanne Hagens and Karla Teran both earned All-America accolades in the women’s high jump as well. “Sage completed an undefeated collegiate season with the best race […]

Pima Athletics reveal 30 student-athletes as NJCAA Academic All-Americans

Pima Athletics reveal 30 student-athletes as NJCAA Academic All-Americans

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports The Pima Community College Athletics program produced its best total of individual student-athletes to be named NJCAA Academic All-Americans late last week. The Aztecs student-athletes selected had to complete two full-time semesters of college work, participated in at least one season at Pima, pass a minimum of 24 semester […]

Cardinals’ Fitzgerald receives PFWA’s Good Guy Award

Cardinals’ Fitzgerald receives PFWA’s Good Guy Award

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald was the recipient of the Good Guy Award, the Professional Football Writers of America organization announced Tuesday. The award recognizes an NFL player “for his qualities and professional style in helping pro football writers do their jobs.” Fitzgerald is a 10-time Pro Bowl selection and the franchise’s leader in […]