By Travis Whittaker | Monday, March 16, 2020
PHOENIX – Amid concerns over COVID-19, the state of Arizona put all school activities on a two-week hiatus, but the AIA is optimistic that spring sports will resume soon.
By Christopher Gleason | Friday, Feb. 21, 2020
PHOENIX – To help make their case for the upcoming NFL Draft, a collection of college football players have descended upon the Valley for combine-specific training.
By Travis Whittaker | Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020
PRESCOTT VALLEY – Arizona High School girls wrestling just finished a second season as a sanctioned sport, and it is already experiencing rapid growth.
By Carson Field | Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020
PHOENIX – Forward Cameron Johnson made his first NBA start recently, marking a new milestone on the Suns rookie’s young career.
By Travis Whittaker | Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020
PHOENIX – An Arizona lawmake wants to ban transgender students from playing female sports and calls her "Save Women's Sports Act" an issue of fairness. But others call the bill discriminatory and dangerous.
By Nathan Hiatt | Monday, Dec. 30, 2019
GLENDALE – As Dabo Swinney predicted, Clemson has dominated college football or a decade and landed right where the coach believed: with another chance to play for the College Football National Championship game.
A sack, a review, a targeting call: Momentum shift helps Clemson move past Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl
By Brady Vernon | Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019
GLENDALE – Ohio State head coach Ryan Day shouted a thundering “no,” toward the referee. Restrained by another Ohio State staffer, Day soon saw his team’s strong start to the College Football Playoff semifinal evaporate after the game’s most monumental call.
By Nathan Hiatt | Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019
SCOTTSDALE – Fans, Fiesta Bowl officials are grateful for a College Football Playoff semifinal meeting between high profile teams Ohio State and Clemson.
Tax dollars at work: Maricopa trailblazer in esports community with creation of city sanctioned league
By Warren Younger | Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019
MARICOPA – The next evolution in esports innovation: The City of Maricopa has funded the first recreational Esports League in Arizona.
By Corey Kirk | Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019
TEMPE – Australian Rules Football is largely unknown in the Valley, but has given those playing a community of friends. It also gives those that are passionate about the sport an opportunity to play professionally through the USAFL.
By Nathan Hiatt | Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019
PHOENIX – Despite fighting a variety of odds, Leilani Mitchell has been a difference-maker for the Phoenix Mercury as they begin postseason play Wednesday.
By Brian Brindley | Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019
SCOTTSDALE – Travis Bagent is a world champion arm wrestler from West Virginia. He sat down with Cronkite News to talk about his journey to become a professional arm wrestler and his path since becoming a champion.