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Carson Kelly and Luke Weaver move into the D-backs’ system By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Carson Kelly and Luke Weaver are two names D-backs fans probably didn’t want to hear—at least in connection to a trade for Paul...

Hard Work Pays Off: Tre Mitchell overcame a nasty injury en route to picking...

By Chris Fahrendorf Lamar “Tre” Mitchell, a redshirt sophomore guard on Phoenix College’s men’s basketball team, picked up his first NCAA Division 1 offer from Central Connecticut State University recently, but the road he took...

Banking on Fans’ Energy: WWE brings the heat to Phoenix

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski | August 15, 2021 WWE Superstars Dolph Ziggler and Natalya Neidhart feel rejuvenated since fans have been able to return to live events. “It’s fricking great,” says Ziggler, who lives in Phoenix. “Finally...
Waste Management Phoenix Open

Modest About Success: Golf has been largely unaffected by pandemic

By Nicholas Barker | January 29, 2021 Great weather, beautiful golf courses and the Waste Management Phoenix Open are some of the reasons why tourists are attracted to the Valley.  Scottsdale, which is home to 51...

‘Nothing Separates Us’: Archie Bradley tears down the wall between him and the fans

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Archie Bradley doesn’t like this assumed barrier between fans and celebrities. “The Beard,” as he’s called, would rather mingle. To give fans the chance to meet him, teammates and other athletes...

Representing the State: Fan favorites gear up for the Cup Series

By Jordan Rogers | March 10, 2021 The 2021 NASCAR Cup Series has begun, and after an action-packed race at the Daytona 500, Arizona natives and fan favorites are off to a great start. Drivers like...

Home Sweet Home: Glendale tennis star Kylie McKenzie returns to Arizona

By Derek Moskal | September 15, 2021 After years of training in California and Florida, tennis star Kylie McKenzie returned to her hometown of Glendale to reunite with her youth coach and train at the...
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...

Nick Ahmed is ‘All In’: Charity gives D-backs reason to win

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski | June 14, 2021 Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Nick Ahmed is going “all in” to help raise money for Compassion International, just to see the less fortunate smile. Ahmed is joining injured pitcher Luke...
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...

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