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, […]

Kingdon and Leary’s run at National Title ends at Final Four

Kingdon and Leary’s run at National Title ends at Final Four

By Justice Noelle Davis / UA Sports Information Office Gulf Shores, Ala.- Arizona’s Madi Kingdon and Kaitlyn Leary were named the 2015 AVCA Sand Volleyball All Americans. The duo, along with the twins McKenna and Madison Witt competed in pool play Friday and Saturday and sweet 16 pairs championships on Sunday in Gulf Shores, Ala., […]

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