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Esports state championship delayed but still on its way to Arizona high schools

SCOTTSDALE – The AIA will allow Arizona high school esports teams to compete for the chance of being named state champion in either Overwatch or Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.


As tribes voice opposition, sports betting bill moves forward with 6-3 vote

PHOENIX – The Arizona Senate Appropriations Committee voted in favor of sports betting bill SB1163.


Examining the complicated relationship between AAU and high school basketball

PHOENIX – In this podcast, we examine the relationship between high school and AAU basketball and whether or not the two can coexist peacefully.


AIA’s handling of playoff game scheduling after storm hits Prescott Valley draws criticism

PHOENIX – Scheduling decisions surrounding basketball tournament games in Prescott Valley, which was hit by a severe winter storm, have left many coaches and fans critical of the Arizona Interscholastic Association.


Ending the stigma: Mental health in college sports

PHOENIX – In this podcast, we explore the continuing common stigma surrounding mental health in college sports and its student athletes.


What the hail? Spring training interrupted by cold, heavy rain

PHOENIX -- The first game of the Cactus League season was postponed Thursday when heavy rains fell on the metropolitan Phoenix area, keeping fans at home and grounds crew busy.


Arizona junior college baseball a proven feeder system to next level

PHOENIX – Junior college baseball players provide an immediate impact for teams as Arizona State and Grand Canyon work to keep local junior college talent in the state.


Betting on your favorite teams still on hold in Arizona Legislature

PHOENIX – With the reversal of PASPA, sports gambling has been a hot topic. What would it look like in Arizona and how much value does it really have to the state?


‘I have 100 percent trust’: Nico Mannion remains confident in commitment to Arizona

PHOENIX – Even after coaching changes, top Arizona basketball recruit Mannion reaffirms his commitment to Sean Miller, Arizona.


New name, upgrades unveiled at Milwaukee Brewers’ Maryvale stadium

PHOENIX – After nearly 10 months of restorations, the Milwaukee Brewers unveiled changes to their spring training facility earlier this week, including a new name.


No longer on the fringe: Technology makes golf accessible to disabled community

PHOENIX - Golf is accessible to the disabled community through technology such as the Paramobile


Pride defines historic day as top female wrestlers compete in state high school tournament

PRESCOTT – Pride, excitement highlight girls’ participating in first AIA state wrestling championship.