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Rising to the top: Dramatic victory has Phoenix one win from USL title

SCOTTSDALE – Penalty kicks? No problem. Phoenix Rising FC does it again in dramatic fashion and advances to USL Championship Final against Tampa Bay.


Ready for some football? Finally, so is Chaparral High after COVID outbreak

SCOTTSDALE - Chaparral Firebirds football is set to take on the Brophy Broncos on Friday in their season opener.


Contracts, production trucks, national spotlight: ESPN showcases Hamilton, Saguaro

PHOENIX - Hamilton and Saguaro football players will showcase their talent on ESPN.


Can Safford’s Gaethje 2.0 upset undefeated Nurmagomedov at UFC’s Fight Island?

Safford-born Justin Gaethje looks to dethrone reigning lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov on Fight Island.


Phoenix Rising FC hopes to keep dreams of first-ever title alive

PHOENIX - Phoenix Rising FC have aspirations of winning their first-ever USL Championship, but they must first find a way past El Paso Locomotive FC on Saturday at Casino Arizona Field.


It may be a redshirt season but ASU swim, dive teams still putting in work

PHOENIX - The ASU swim and dive teams are redshirting this season but are still finding ways to prepare for future seasons.


COVID-19 safety a priority as youth soccer returns, yet concerns about compliance remain

PHOENIX - Youth soccer returned to the Valley with many COVID-19 safety protocols in place, but there's concern about how seriously they'll be taken.


Dodgers host postseason drive-ins for fans during World Series games against Rays

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers have opened the gates of Dodgers Stadium and their parking lot for fans to watch them play in the postseason in a socially distanced way of a drive-in watch party.


‘I need to learn’: Phoenix Rising FC reinstates coach Rick Schantz

PHOENIX - Phoenix Rising reinstates coach Rich Schantz, who apologizes and receives vote of support from Collin Martin.


Out of respect for LGBTQ community, Rising will relinquish home field if they advance to final

PHOENIX – If Phoenix Rising FC wins on Saturday, it said it will relinquish home field advantage for the USL Championship Final out of respect for the LGBTQ community.


After big Monday night win, Cardinals prepare for matchup against undefeated Seahawks

PHOENIX - NFC West tilt looks to be Arizona’s biggest game of the season so far


Trailblazing Pac-12 shows the way on diversity among head coaches

NCAA Division I Football is deficient when it comes to Black head coaches.