Brian M. Bergner Jr., news/sports editor for The Daily Courier in Prescott, Arizona, has covered high school, college and professional sports for 18 years. Beginning his career as a student-assistant sports information director as early as 19, he joined the news business after graduating from Northern Arizona University in December 2006 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and public relations. He is an award-winning multimedia sports journalist, father of two and husband to a beautiful wife. He joined The Daily Courier in August 2015. Follow him on Twitter, Instagram and SoundCloud at @TheEditorDesk.
With vaping-related lung illnesses recently being confirmed in 33 states, including six deaths nationwide, the Department of Health and Human Services submitted a plan to target flavored vaping liquids that have led to an explosion of e-cigarette use among teens.
Flyers for two missing men were issued by the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office late Monday night and authorities have asked anyone with information to come forward.
The Yavapai College men’s soccer team saw its seven-match winning streak come to an end in a 1-0 loss to Mesa C.C. late Saturday night.
Brannagh Woods shot a 5-over par 41 at Antelope Hills to lead the Prescott girls golf team past Saguaro Monday afternoon.
Dellin Boyd and Sam Giordan each scored two touchdowns in the first half to lead the Prescott football team to its first win of the season in a 48-6 rout over Moon Valley on Friday night.
Gavin Tinsley scored two of the Yavapai College men’s soccer team’s four goals in the first half in a 5-1 rout over No. 8-ranked College of Southern Nevada on Tuesday night.
Elias Jauregui had 181 yards and three touchdowns, Rocky Sandoval threw for a score and the Bagdad football team opened the 2019 season with a 54-12 win over Joseph City on Saturday morning.
With 1 second left to play in overtime, a Lucas Garcia Bustillo score put the Embry-Riddle men’s soccer team in the win column for the first time this season, beating Eastern Oregon 3-2 on Friday night.
Our Week 2 gameday glance for Friday night's Canyon Del Oro-Prescott game at Ken Lindley Field in downtown Prescott.