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Phoenix Independents Bowl

6th Not-So-Annual Phoenix Independents Bowl Returns

By Ally Richmond   On July 8th, the Phoenix Independents Bowl will return for its sixth year. The “Indie Bowl,” as it is affectionately named, is a local bowling tournament that features teams made up of Phoenix’s...
jake lamb

Power-hitting third baseman is hoping for that elusive World Series ring

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski   Arizona Diamondbacks infielder Jake Lamb is surrounded by a flurry of activity in the Salt River Fields clubhouse. Outfielder Yasmany Tomas is doing an interview nearby with the help of a translator....
Jen Welter

Former AZ Cardinals coach Jen Welter conducts girls’ football camp in Scottsdale on March...

By Niki D’Andrea   Dr. Jen Welter made history and headlines in 2015, when she became the first female coach in the NFL. Welter coached inside linebackers for the Arizona Cardinals during the team’s training camp...
Cactus League

Cactus League brings windfall to East Valley

By Wayne Schutsky The 2018 Cactus League season is beginning this week, bringing a cash cow to East Valley businesses and municipal coffers. The Cactus League long has had a significant economic impact on the East...
Shohei Ohtani

Spring ball looks for jolt from Japanese star

By Jim Walsh Japanese sensation Shohei Ohtani has never thrown a pitch or hit a baseball in a major league game, but he’s already created an international buzz by merely arriving in the East Valley...
Waste Management Phoenix Open

Green Giant: The ‘Greatest Show on Grass’ treads new turf

By Greg Macafee The Grand Canyon isn’t the only famous hole in Arizona. Every winter, a certain hole in Scottsdale gets surrounded by tens of thousands of screaming people who drink beer and loudly boo...
Las Sendas Golf Club

Las Sendas Golf Club is a true masterpiece

By Tim J. Randall Golf course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr. has dazzled professional and high handicappers alike with his challenging and picturesque designs around the globe. Northeast Mesa’s Las Sendas is no different, sitting...

Talking Stick Golf Club offers two different games

By Tim J. Randall With the massive Topgolf facility in the foreground, and the bustling Talking Stick Resort and Casino casting a wide shadow across the desert landscape, the unique golfing treasure of 36-holes...

5 hidden golf gems around the Valley

By Tim J. Randall With so many phenomenal golf courses around the Valley—more than 200 in Greater Phoenix—players have a tour bag of options on where to “tee it up.” But how to choose? Here...
Longbow Golf Club

Longbow Golf Club: The essence of Arizona golf

Longbow Golf Club is a tournament-tested track that hits the target When describing golf courses, the word “championship” often surfaces. Although this term can be somewhat ambiguous, at Longbow Golf Club it fits. Literally. After...

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