Former Desert View High School football standout Brandon Perkins has landed a dream position on the staff of New Mexico State. As a graduate assistant, he’ll Perkins will have the chance to coach his brother, Austin Perkins, who went to Tucson High School. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:
The silver claret jug is staying on the Emerald Isle after Shane Lowry captured the first British Open to be held in Northern Ireland since 1951.
FC Tucson’s Devyn Jambga had two goals in his last game against Greenville. Here’s more:
The Summer Heat basketball tourney helped raise hundreds of dollars for Pueblo High School athletics. A number of former college athletes (and U of A standouts) suited up this weekend. The “Phoenix Elite” took home the title. Here’s more from Sunday’s sportscast:
FC Tucson won the 2nd game of their 6-matchup roadstand 3-1 against Greenville Triumph SC. Here’s highlights from our weekend sportscast:
A number of former U of A basketball standouts are hoopin’ it up at a local tournament at Pueblo High School. Sabino High grad and former U of A player Matt Korcheck is playing in the tourney. Also, former Wildcat guard Daniel Bejerano is suiting up for the “Soldierz” squad.
PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) – Ireland’s Shane Lowry has shot an 8-under-par 63 to give him a four-shot lead over Tommy Fleetwood heading into the
Former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo had another big game for the Dodgers. In Monday’s win, he’d have three hits, score three runs, smack 2 RBI’s and smack a home run.
Max Muncy drew a bases-loaded walk and Tucson native & former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo had an RBI single during a three-run 12th inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 Sunday night in another late-night showdown of last year’s pennant winners.
FC Tucson battled it out in against Lansing Ignite FC to salvage a 2-2 tie on Saturday. The Old Pueblo’s pro soccer team continues its road stand on July 20th against Greensville.
Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, coming back to beat Roger Federer in an unprecedented fifth-set tiebreaker Sunday.
Paul Goldschmidt homered, Wainwright pitched seven scoreless innings, and the St. Louis Cardinals held on to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 on Sunday.
Regional University Offering $100 Stipends to Tucson high school students who take part in 90 minute study
Tucson teens are getting the chance to earn $100 dollars by taking part in a 90 minute study. It’ll all go down this upcoming weekend.
Tucson native and former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo hit a home run at historic Fenway against the Boston Red Sox on Friday night. Verdugo was 2-4 and continues to hit over .300. Here’s more:
Sunnyside soccer star Manuel Quiroz recently made a national All-American team. He helped lead the Sunnyside soccer squad to an undefeated season and 5-A state title. Here’s more from Friday’s sportscast:
Die-hard Arizona basketball fan and Tucson philanthropist George Kalil has passed away at the age of 81. He’s known for not only contributing hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Arizona program, but, also being a super fan who attended every home and away basketball game. Here’s a statement from the University of Arizona:
Arizona basketball coach Sean Miller will have to develop a game plan against a former Wildcat assistant in the upcoming season at the Wooden Legacy tournament in the Los Angeles area. UA will play Pepperdine, coached by former Arizona assistant Lorenzo Romar. Here’s more:
Team USA’s soccer squad continued the celebration of a World Cup championship on U.S. soil.
The Arizona Wildcats have added to their 2019 signing class. A press release from Arizona Athletics said the team has added “outfielder Mac Bingham, right-handed pitcher Wesley Scott, and right-hander pitcher Davis Vainer to their already strong group of incoming players for next season.”
The fiesta continues for Team USA players after they beat the Netherlands 2-0 to win the 2019 World Cup.