Tocchet spends day with Stanley Cup

Tocchet spends day with Stanley Cup

From Arizona Coyotes.com Coyotes Head Coach Rick Tocchet enjoyed his “Day with the Stanley Cup” on Sunday with friends and family in Atlantic City, N.J. The outing punctuated Tocchet’s very successful three-year tenure as an assistant coach with the Pittsburgh Penguins, who won the Stanley Cup the past two seasons. “It’s a hard feeling because […]

Diamondbacks’ Tomas to have surgery, unlikely to return in 2017

Diamondbacks’ Tomas to have surgery, unlikely to return in 2017

Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Yasmany Tomas will undergo surgery for a core injury and isn’t expected to play again this season, the team announced Monday. Manager Torey Lovullo said Tomas will have a 45-minute procedure on Tuesday in Philadelphia. Tomas, who has been on the disabled list retroactive to June 3, visited a specialist after having […]

Samantha Falasco named Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week

Samantha Falasco named Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week

By Andreas Zai / UA Sports Samantha Falasco was named Defensive Player of the Week by the Pac-12 on Tuesday morning for her performance in Arizona’s match against No. 16 Oklahoma on Friday, August 18th. Falasco helped lead the team to their first shutout of the season – one that came against a top-25 team […]

Cooper’s passing highlights men’s soccer shutout win

Cooper’s passing highlights men’s soccer shutout win

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports The Pima Community College men’s soccer team (1-0, 1-0) open the 2017 season with a grind out victory on Tuesday at the Kino North Grandstand. The No. 13 ranked Aztecs overcame nine corner kick opportunities to shut out Paradise Valley Community College 2-0. The Aztecs got on the board […]

Aztecs women’s soccer fall short of shocking No. 1 Paradise Valley

Aztecs women’s soccer fall short of shocking No. 1 Paradise Valley

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Athletics The Pima Community College women’s soccer team opened the 2017 season with a tough contest and it rose to the challenge on Tuesday at the Kino North Grandstand. The No. 20 Aztecs fell to No. 1 Paradise Valley Community College 2-1 after a scoreless first half. The Aztecs created […]

No “gloom and doom” with Karlos Dansby

No “gloom and doom” with Karlos Dansby

By Darren Urban / Arizona Cardinals.com Bruce Arians was understandably concerned Saturday night about the play of his inside linebackers, after struggles against the Bears and a rash of injuries. But that was in this moment. With the regular season still a few weeks away, the Cardinals coach insisted he is not worried, in large […]

Arizona women’s golf adds top amateur Bianca Pagdanganan

Arizona women’s golf adds top amateur Bianca Pagdanganan

By Jeremy Sharpe / UA Sports The Arizona women’s golf program will add top amateur and Gonzaga transfer Bianca Pagdanganan for the 2017-18 season, head coach Laura Ianello announced on Friday. Ranked 136th on the World Amateur list and 81st in GolfWeek’s collegiate ranking, Pagdanganan will have two years of eligibility as a Wildcat. “Bianca […]

Arizona baseball and softball head coaches contracts extended thru 2022

Arizona baseball and softball head coaches contracts extended thru 2022

By Jeremy Sharpe / UA Sports Arizona’s baseball and softball coaches have agreed to contracts that will allow them to remain at the school thru 2022. Arizona head baseball coach Jay Johnson will get a yearly base salary to $500,000, said Director of Athletics Dave Heeke.  Also, Arizona head softball coach Mike Candrea will see […]

Tucson Roadrunners preseason games coming up

Tucson Roadrunners preseason games coming up

From Tucson Roadrunners.com The Tucson Roadrunners, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Arizona Coyotes, announced the team will play a pair of preseason games Friday, September 29 at the Ontario Reign and Saturday, September 30 at the San Diego Gulls. Both games are slated for 7 p.m. starts.   Last year the Gulls and Reign proved to be two of Tucson’s […]

Roger Goodell: Arizona Super Bowl “soon”

Roger Goodell: Arizona Super Bowl “soon”

By Darren Urban / Arizona Cardinals.com Eventually, the Cardinals will host another Super Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium. That’s been expected, and the NFL commissioner is certain of it. During an event Monday in which team president Michael Bidwill spoke to club season ticket holders, Roger Goodell joined to take questions from some of […]