High School Sports


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Mingus defeats Prescott in boys basketball

Maruaders drain 11 3-pointers in rout of Badgers

PRESCOTT — Plagued by poor shooting, sluggish defense and turnovers, Prescott High’s boys’ basketball team ultimately could not overcome a slow start against Class 4A Grand Canyon Region foe Mingus Union Tuesday night, Jan. 17, at the Dome gym.

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Prescott grapplers take 2nd at Prospector Invitational

APACHE JUNCTION — Prescott High’s wrestling team placed second at the Prospector Invitational this past Saturday, Jan. 14, at Apache Junction High School.

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Olijah Sally leads Bradshaw Mountain to 13th place at Doc Wright

WINSLOW — Bradshaw Mountain High’s wrestling team finished 13th out of 38 teams at the annual Doc Wright Invitational this past Saturday, Jan. 14, at Winslow High School. Chino Valley took 14th.

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Mingus ends slide, beats Prescott in region clash

PRESCOTT — The Prescott High girls’ basketball team’s modest two-game winning streak ended, while Mingus’ four-game slide came to a halt in this 4A Grand Canyon Region clash Tuesday night, Jan. 17, at the Dome gym.

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Padres hit 13 3-pointers in 90-66 rout over Badgers

Parsons scores 15 points, but Prescott commits 17 turnovers in loss

PRESCOTT — Cameron Parsons scored 15 points, Kody Jones and Paxton Henry each had nine, but the Prescott boys’ basketball team surrendered 13 3-pointers and committed 17 turnovers in a 90-66 loss to Marcos de Niza on Friday night.

Bagdad QB Loveall sets state records in passing TDs, yards

Loveall: ‘I never thought I would break any state records’

BAGDAD — Israel Loveall came into the 2016 campaign with two goals in mind: One, win a state championship; and two, go undefeated. Check and check. What the junior quarterback didn’t envision, however, was smashing record books along the way.

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Bears claw rival Lee Williams in OT thriller

Workman scores game winner to even Bradshaw Mountain's region record at 1-1

PRESCOTT VALLEY — Bradshaw Mountain High’s girls’ soccer team bounced back from a Grand Canyon Region-opening loss at Class 4A No. 1-ranked Flagstaff earlier this week by posting a 3-2 overtime victory over Lee Williams.

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Badgers fall to rival Eagles 2-nil

FLAGSTAFF — Sierra Hazlett and Calista Chaffin each scored second-half goals for Flagstaff to edge the No. 3-ranked Prescott girls’ soccer team 2-0 on Tuesday afternoon.

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Mortensen, Rock lead Cougars

Chino Valley High’s wrestling squad defeated Payson, 42-36, but lost to Page, 46-28, at the Cougars’ multiple meet on Wednesday night, Jan. 11.

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Prescott High wrestlers win a pair

Badgers crush host Holbrook, section rival Eagles

Prescott High’s wrestling team dominated host Holbrook and Flagstaff at the Roadrunner Multiple on Wednesday night, Jan. 11.

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Chino boys pound Kingman to win 3A West opener (PHOTO GALLERY)

Cougars’ Brooks scores game-high 19 in rout at home

CHINO VALLEY – Chino Valley High’s boys’ basketball team hopes that its strong start to the Class 3A West Region portion of its schedule bodes well for the rest of the 2016-17 season.

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Kingman drops Chino Valley girls’ basketball, 54-36 (GALLERY)

Kingman outscored Chino Valley High’s girls’ basketball team 22-12 in the fourth quarter en route to a convincing 54-36 victory.

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Badgers nip Sedona in final second, 58-57

PHOENIX — Braden Lopez drained two free throws with four-tenths of a second left in regulation, lifting the Prescott High boys’ basketball team to a 58-57 win over Sedona Red Rock at the annual “Hoopin’ It Up” event Saturday night, Jan. 7, at Talking Stick Resort Arena.

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Local Rundown: Bradshaw boys soccer edges Coconino (Photo Gallery)

PRESCOTT VALLEY — Bradshaw Mountain High’s boys soccer team pushed past Coconino, 2-1, in its Grand Canyon Region opener Thursday night, Jan. 5, at Bob Pavlich Field.

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Local Rundown: Dwyer, Badger grapplers claim dual win

PRESCOTT — Only one day after grappling hard at the Mile High Challenge in Prescott Valley, Prescott High’s wrestling team registered wins over Blue Ridge and Chinle in a dual meet Wednesday, Jan. 4, at the PHS Dome gym.

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Badgers drop Volunteers for 1st Grand Canyon region win of season (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Hicks records double-double with 14 points, 10 rebounds against Lee Williams

PRESCOTT — Charles Hicks had a double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds, Paxton Henry scored eight points and the Prescott boys’ basketball team hit four 3-pointers during a 23-11 first-quarter run to put Lee Williams away early in a 54-42 win Tuesday night.

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Prescott grapplers place 5th at Mile High Challenge (PHOTOS)

Badgers’ Dwyer, Chino’s Giese, Bradshaw’s Sally & Kidd win weight classes

PRESCOTT VALLEY – Prescott High’s wrestling team placed fifth out of 16 squads at the 2017 Mile High Challenge Tuesday night, Jan. 3, at Prescott Valley Event Center.

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Local Rundown: Prescott girls’ soccer routs Mingus, 8-0 (PHOTOS)

PRESCOTT VALLEY – Prescott High’s girls’ soccer team won its Class 4A Grand Canyon Region opener on Tuesday night, Jan. 3, shutting out Mingus Union, 8-0, at Mountain Valley Park’s turf field.

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All-Courier: Fall Sports 2016

Our All-Courier selections for fall sports 2016. The Daily Courier sports department congratulates all athletes on a job well done this past season.

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Cobras overpower Bears in Winter Classic semifinals 63-32 (PHOTO GALLERY)

PRESCOTT — Mica Nellis scored 10 points, Haley Young added six, but a 12-2 first-quarter run by Cactus put the Bradshaw Mountain girls’ basketball team back on their heels and they never recovered, suffering a 63-32 loss in the Prescott Lady Badgers Winter Classic semifinals on Friday night.

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Bears advance to Winter Classic semifinals after two convincing wins

Showman hits eight 3-pointers in doubleheader to lead Bradshaw Mountain

PRESCOTT — After earning two victories to begin the 2016 Prescott Lady Badgers Winter Classic on Thursday, the Bradshaw Mountain girls’ basketball team has advanced to the tournament semifinals.

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Badgers split doubleheader at Winter Classic

PRESCOTT — The Prescott girls’ basketball team finally ended its five-game losing streak by opening the 2016 Prescott Lady Badgers Winter Classic with a win over Poston Butte, but with only seven players in uniform, they ran out of gas in game two.

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Local Rundown: Bradshaw wrestlers finish strong at Blackford Duals

TEMPE – Bradshaw Mountain High’s wrestling team bounced back on the second day of the Steve Blackford Duals on Thursday, Dec. 29, compiling a 2-1 record in the bracket round.

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*Update* - 2016 Prescott Lady Badgers Winter Classic

TOURNAMENT UPDATES: Find all our writeups, score reports and schedule updates here at dCourier.com as the 2016 Prescott Lady Badgers Winter Classic progresses.

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Badgers, Bears taking different approach to annual Winter Classic

PRESCOTT — The girls’ basketball teams at Prescott and Bradshaw Mountain have experienced two very different starts to the 2016-2017 season.