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PHOENIX — Before the season even began, Santa Cruz Valley head coach Andrea James told her team that the goal for them was to win the state championship. Now, after a 16-6 win over Heritage Academy-Laveen, the Dust Devils take the first step in achieving that championship goal.

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CHANDLER — After having split the regular season series at a game apiece, the American Leadership Academy-Ironwood boys volleyball team knew that its matchup against Chandler Arizona College Prep would be a tough battle.

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SIGNAL PEAK – When Drew Sommers entered the game for the Central Arizona College baseball team, it was season over for Yavapai.

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SIGNAL PEAK – Opening the playoffs in the same manner as it closed the regular season, the Central Arizona College baseball team thrashed Yavapai on Thursday at McSwain Field.

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CASA GRANDE — A new Casa Grande soccer program is holding tryouts for boys born from 2006 to 2008 at Carr McNatt Park at 7 p.m. May 10-12.

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TEMPE — After scraping by in their opening round game against Cottonwood Mingus Union, questions were raised about Poston Butte’s chances for a deep run in the 4A State Championship.

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QUEEN CREEK — It’s been an impressive start for the American Leadership Academy-Ironwood boys volleyball program which is in its second year of existence and is also competing in its second postseason.

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PHOENIX — The American Leadership Academy-Ironwood Warriors play with all-out passion and effort, and those traits were on full display in their 3A state tournament playoff game against Phoenix Bourgade Catholic.

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SIGNAL PEAK – A late-season resurgence carried the Central Arizona College baseball team to the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference championship and the No. 1 seed in the Division I Region 1 tournament.

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TEMPE — After enduring choppy waters on Saturday in the first round of the 4A Conference state tournament, Poston Butte’s ship weathered the storm and advanced to Monday’s game where the pitching crew was back in control.

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QUEEN CREEK — Despite the 4-1 final score between Chino Valley and American Leadership Academy-Ironwood, it was nail-biter up until the very end.

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QUEEN CREEK — The No. 11 American Leadership Academy-Ironwood softball team was in cruise control during Saturday’s 3A Conference play-in game against No. 22 Fountain Hills as the Warriors defeated the Falcons 13-2 in six innings and grabbed the first postseason win in program history since …

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SAN TAN VALLEY — With the Poston Butte Broncos coming into the 4A Conference playoffs as the number one seed, the expectations for the San Tan Valley squad have never been higher.

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MARICOPA — When Tia Kannapel first arrived at Maricopa it was to start up the school’s first-ever boys volleyball program. She also ended up coaching the girls team in the fall, but since the spring sports season hit, her Rams team has hit the ground running.

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SAN TAN VALLEY — A battered Poston Butte softball team overcame short rest (among other things) to prevail in the play-in game with an 11-5 win over Phoenix Shadow Mountain on Wednesday and punched their ticket to a playoff game on Saturday morning.

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CASA GRANDE – Prescott pitcher Eliza Legge was in top-notch form, keeping Vista Grande swinging and mostly missing in Wednesday’s Class 4A softball play-in postseason game.

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PHOENIX — Although Maricopa Rams head coach Tom Dugan could not make the trip to Phoenix for his team’s play-in-round game against Phoenix Sunnyslope on Wednesday, the team played with his game plan in mind — play with confidence.

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All those long, grueling hours of practicing on the field are about to payoff for many Pinal County teams as the postseason kicks off on Wednesday with the play-in tournament for the 6A-4A conferences.

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CASA GRANDE — Much like Friday night’s game between the Poston Butte and Vista Grande softball teams, the matchup on Monday night was a battle of resiliency as the fireworks carried over from the previous game.

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SAN TAN VALLEY — With the postseason set to begin on Wednesday, the baseball schedule’s regular season finale gave fans a taste of what could very well be a playoff matchup between the 4A Black Canyon’s No. 1 and 2 seeds. In the battle of powerhouses, Poston Butte prevailed over Vista Grande, 7-0.

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SIGNAL PEAK — The ninth-ranked Central Arizona softball team improved to 40-5 after grabbing two more wins on Saturday as they swept Glendale in run-rule fashion in five innings, 10-2 in Game 1 and 9-1 in Game 2.

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CASA GRANDE — Throughout the season, the Poston Butte Broncos and Vista Grande Spartans have cemented themselves as serious contenders in the 4A Conference.

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SAN TAN VALLEY — The 4A Conference softball postseason is scheduled to get underway next week. Friday’s matchup between Poston Butte and Vista Grande was not only for sole possession of the top spot in the Black Canyon region, but also a fight for a potential bye from the play-in tournament.

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CASA GRANDE — With the vast majority of participants on this year’s Coolidge track and field team being freshmen and sophomores, the future looks bright for the Bears runners.

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CASA GRANDE — When it comes to sports in Pinal County, there’s one where girls have garnered the most success from a very young age — softball.

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CASA GRANDE — While San Tan Foothills track and field head coach Mike Carlin mentioned that his squad is still growing as a program, the Sabercats are hoping that some of their prominent athletes will get a chance to shine at the state tournament.

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CASA GRANDE — With the 2022 track season quickly coming to an end, teams are starting to ramp up in preparation for the state championships. For both Casa Grande Union and Vista Grande, they are hoping that their young talent will turn some heads in a few weeks.

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CASA GRANDE — It was a case of smiles everywhere and a few tears being shed at Casa Grande Union on Tuesday evening when senior cheerleader Mia Jackson officially signed with Bethel University.

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QUEEN CREEK — With only two games left on their regular season schedule, the Coolidge and American Leadership Academy-Ironwood softball teams met on Tuesday afternoon as their seasons hang on opposite ends of the spectrum.

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SAN TAN VALLEY — After almost two weeks of waiting to settle the grudge match between each other, the seventh-ranked Vista Grande Spartans and Combs Coyotes finally stepped back onto the baseball diamond to finish what they started.

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CASA GRANDE — It’s never easy for a new coach to come in and take over a championship winning program. There’s also some added pressure when that coach is familiar with the athletes because he has known them since they were first starting off on their football journey.

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SAN TAN VALLEY — With the regular season coming to a close in a few weeks, the Poston Butte Broncos have put themselves in a position to compete for both a region and state championship in the 4A Conference.

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MARICOPA — From this moment on, every game for the Maricopa Rams comes with a must-win mentality, as they look up at Yuma Cibola and Tucson in the 6A Desert Southwest standings. The Rams will have to play each remaining regular season game with a little more intensity, as they were silenced …

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CASA GRANDE – In a matchup of softball teams that were undefeated in Class 4A Black Canyon Region play, it was all Vista Grande in Friday night’s home game against Apache Junction.

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CASA GRANDE — With women increasingly involved in a variety of sports in the United States, football appears to be the final frontier with regards to opportunities for women and girls to participate.

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SAN TAN VALLEY — Combs head coach Rick Surls said in the preseason that he expects his team to surprise some people; he believes that his team has too much talent not to. Against Vista Grande on Tuesday afternoon, the Coyotes came oh-so close to doing just that.

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CASA GRANDE — The Casa Grande Cougars boys tennis team has cemented themselves as a group to be reckoned with this season.

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MARICOPA — There has been a lot of turmoil within the Maricopa football program the past few seasons as the Rams will now have a different head coach at the helm for a third consecutive year.

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