Tonnesen named Pac-12 Field Athlete of the Year

Tonnesen named Pac-12 Field Athlete of the Year

By Sean Collins / UA Sports Information Office For the third time in the last four years, the University of Arizona Wildcat men’s track and field team has collected the Pac-12 Men’s Field Athlete of the Year award. It was announced on Wednesday that redshirt junior Pau Tonnesen garnered the accolade. Tonnesen was the conference […]

NCAA Championships up next for UA women’s golf

NCAA Championships up next for UA women’s golf

By Molly O’Mara / UA Sports Information Office No. 5 University of Arizona women’s golf will conclude the collegiate season with the NCAA Championships. Held at The Concession Golf Club (par 72, 6,468 yards) and hosted by South Florida, competition will take place Fri.-Wed., May 22-27. The NCAA introduced a new format of play for […]

Softball ‘Cats advance to Super Regional and LSU

Softball ‘Cats advance to Super Regional and LSU

  By Danny Martinez / UA Sports Information Office Chelsea Suitos tripled with one out in the bottom of the eighth — her first career three-bagger — and scored on a Kellie Fox single to give Arizona a wild 7-6 comeback victory and send the Wildcats to a berth in a Super Regional at Baton […]

PCC men’s golf finish 14th at NJCAA Nationals

PCC men’s golf finish 14th at NJCAA Nationals

PCC golfer David Rauer (Cienega HS) finished tied for 25th place in the individual standings after he shot a four-day score of 298 (75-76-70-77). Photo/PCC Athletics By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports Information Office The Pima Community College men’s golf team closed out play in the NJCAA National Championship on Friday at the Sand Creek […]

Fourth-Ranked Bruins complete sweep of Wildcats

Fourth-Ranked Bruins complete sweep of Wildcats

David Berg pitched a five-out save to seal UCLA’s victory. Photo/UCLA Athletics By Blair Willis / UA Sports Infomration Office LOS ANGELES – The fourth-ranked UCLA baseball team clinched the Pac-12 Conference title as the Bruins polished off a three-game sweep of Arizona with a 5-2 victory Sunday afternoon at Jackie Robinson Stadium. The Bruins […]

Pilgrim captures NJCAA National Championship in high jump

Pilgrim captures NJCAA National Championship in high jump

Kaysee Pilgrim (Goldwater HS) closed out her Pima career with her third NJCAA National Championship; her first outdoor season national title in the high jump. She sealed it with a mark of 5-feet, 9 inches earning her First Team NJCAA All-American status. Photo/Pima Athletics. By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports Information Office The Pima Community […]

National Guard: NFL contracts never meant to pay for troop salutes

National Guard: NFL contracts never meant to pay for troop salutes

The Minnesota Vikings were paid $605,000 in taxpayer money by the U.S. Department of Defense from 2011 to 2014 for salutes to the military and other advertising. (Associated Press) May 13, 2015 Christopher Baxter Posted with permission from NJ.com Republish Reprint TRENTON — The federal National Guard’s contracts with the NFL and other sports groups […]

UA softball in post-season play

UA softball in post-season play

  By Danny Martinez / UA Sports Information Office For the 29th consecutive season, Arizona will participate in postseason play. The University of Arizona will host an NCAA Softball Championships Regional Friday through Sunday, May 15-17, at Rita Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium. Teams in the region include Minnesota, New Mexico State and St. John’s. Arizona is […]

Pau Tonnesen wins Pac-12 title in decathalon

Pau Tonnesen wins Pac-12 title in decathalon

Pau Tonnesen of the Univ of Arizona clears a vault. By Sean Collins / UA Sports Information Office  Los Angeles, Calif. – The University of Arizona Wildcat men’s and women’s track and field teams finished the Pac-12 Championships Multis on Saturday in Los Angeles, Calif. UCLA hosted the two-day competition at their own Drake Stadium. […]

A few questions remain as Preakness 2015 field takes final shape

A few questions remain as Preakness 2015 field takes final shape

May 11, 2015 Childs Walker The Baltimore Sun Posted with permission from MCT Information Services Republish Reprint With the post-position draw for the 2015 Preakness Stakes coming Wednesday, a few questions remain about the field that will challenge Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah. The race gained two confirmed entries over the weekend in Danzig Moon, […]