LAS CRUCES – 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, Perkins will have the chance to coach his brother, Austin Perkins, who went to Tucson High School. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:
Paul Cicala is a 2-time winner of the prestigious”Edward R. Murrow Award” for his reporting/anchoring in news & sports. Paul Cicala has also been nominated for multiple EMMY’s. Cicala has won the “Best Sportscaster” category in Tucson the last 3 years (voted on by readers of “Tucson Weekly”). Cicala is a native Tucsonan who specialized in border stories during his earlier career as a news reporter in this market, and now concentrates mainly on sports stories (with an occasional special report and/or feature story on life in Tucson & the Sonoran Desert).