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Mile High grapplers take 1st at Northern Arizona Finals

Prep Wrestling

CHINO VALLEY — The Prescott Mile High Middle School wrestling team won the Northern Arizona Finals hosted by Heritage Middle School in Chino Valley on Jan. 11.

Roughrider 100 race set for President’s Day weekend in Prescott Valley, Feb. 15-17

Local Sports in Brief

Over President’s Day weekend, Feb. 15-17, 100 of the best off-road motorcycle races from the U.S. and Canada will return to Prescott Valley.

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Photo: Cougars beat rival Wickenburg 35-23

Prep Girls Basketball

The No. 21-ranked Cougars ended a three-game losing streak with a 35-23 victory over the Wranglers. Chino Valley had won four straight going into Christmas, but lost three in a row to Mayer, Kingman and Northwest Christian before rebounding Monday night.

Local Sports in Brief: Prescott Girls Softball Association sign-ups begin

Prep Sports

Registration for Prescott Girls Softball Association (PGSA), a recreational league, has started, and girls are encouraged to sign up at www.prescottsoftball.com. A free softball clinic will take place Feb. 23. Tryouts will be conducted March 2.

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Courier Bowl Challenge: Final standings

College Football

Courier Bowl Challenge: Final standings

Local Sports in Brief: Little League signups underway

Registration for Prescott Little League is now underway at www.prescottlittleleague.org with opening ceremonies taking place on Saturday, March 23.

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Courier Bowl Challenge: Doug Cook claims title for 2nd time

College Football

PRESCOTT VALLEY — For the second time in four years, sports reporter Doug Cook has claimed the Courier Bowl Challenge.

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Courier Bowl Challenge: Doug Cook maintains 3-game lead with big Monday ahead

College Football

PRESCOTT VALLEY — After the college football bowl season took a break Sunday for Week 17 of the NFL, sports reporter Doug Cook of The Daily Courier maintained his three-game lead in the 2018 Courier Bowl Challenge.

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Cook extends lead in Courier Bowl Challenge

College Football

The 2018-19 Courier Bowl Challenge on Saturday saw sports reporter Doug Cook extend his first-place lead at 20-8, followed by News/Sports Editor Brian Bergner Jr. at 17-11.

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Cook moves into 1st in Courier Bowl Challenge

College Football

The 2018-19 Courier Bowl Challenge on Friday saw sports reporter Doug Cook move into first place at 16-7, followed by News/Sports Editor Brian Bergner Jr. at 15-8.

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Courier Bowl Challenge: Bergner, Cook tie for 1st after Thursday's action

College Football

The 2018 Courier Bowl Challenge.

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All-Courier: Austin Clark named Courier's football player of the year

Prep Athletics

PRESCOTT VALLEY – Merry Christmas, sports fans! Following is the Courier Sports Department’s selections for our 2018 Fall All-Courier football team.

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All-Courier: Bears' Mailani Manuel named volleyball player of the year

Prep Volleyball

PRESCOTT VALLEY – Merry Christmas, sports fans! Following is the Courier Sports Department’s selections for our 2018 Fall All-Courier volleyball team. Congratulations to each player on a great fall season.

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All-Courier: Cross-country, swimming and golf teams announced

Prep Athletics

PRESCOTT VALLEY – Merry Christmas, sports fans! Following is the Courier Sports Department’s selections for our 2018 Fall All-Courier team. Congratulations to each player on a great fall season.

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Courier Bowl Challenge: Games break for Christmas, kickoff Wednesday with Boise State-Boston College

College Football

Sports editor Brian Bergner sits in first place with a 10-5 record, while copy editor Doug Graham (9-6), senior news editor Tim Wiederaenders (9-6) and sports reporter Doug Cook (9-6) are tied for second. Sports reporter Chris Whitcomb at 7-8 sits in fifth.

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2018 Courier Bowl Challenge: Graham in 1st place at 6-3

College Football

The Courier sports department's Courier Bowl Challenge picks for this week.

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2018 Courier Bowl Challenge: UAB takes on Northern Illinois today

College Football

The Courier sports department's Courier Bowl Challenge picks for this week.

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2018-19 Courier Bowl Challenge kicks off today

College Football

Welcome to the 2018-19 Courier Bowl Challenge!

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Open public skating through Jan. 7 at Prescott Valley Event Center

Local Sports in Brief

The Prescott Valley Event Center is offering open public skating for adults and children of all ages and skill levels from Saturday, Nov. 17, through Thursday, Jan. 7.

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Eagles’ Owens, Sturgeon win at Mile High Open

College Wrestling

PRESCOTT — It was a good day for a few of the grapplers on the NAIA No. 10-ranked Embry-Riddle wrestling team, which played host to the ERAU Mile High Open on Saturday, Nov. 17.

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Talking Rock offering Veterans a day of golf for $25 on Nov. 11

Local Sports in Brief

Talking Rock Golf Course in Prescott has organized a day of golf at a discount for Veterans at $25 per player just for Veteran’s Day on Sunday, Nov. 11.

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45th anniversary celebration of Ol’ Ruff, Yavapai College’s mascot, rescheduled

College Athletics

PRESCOTT — This fall, the Yavapai College Roughriders introduced a reimagined mascot, nicknamed Ol' Ruff, to its sporting events and other college events in northern Arizona.

Mile Hi Horseshoe Club postpones Oct. 13 tournament, moves it to Oct. 20

Local Sports in Brief

The Mile Hi Horseshoe Club has postponed its Oct. 13 open tournament and rescheduled it for Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Watson Lake Park courts off North Highway 89 in Prescott, club president Cal Cordes said Oct. 12.

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Yavapai College to celebrate Ol’ Ruff’s birthday Saturday

Local Sports in Brief

The college is celebrating Ruff’s legacy and his 45th birthday on Saturday, Oct. 13, during halftime of the Roughriders soccer team’s 6 p.m. game versus Paradise Valley Community College at Ken Lindley Field in Prescott.

Trinity Christian takes 1st at Mile-High invite

Prep Cross-Country

PRESCOTT — Trinity Christian’s boys’ cross-country team placed first out of 17 Canyon Athletic Association (CAA) high schools at the Trinity Mile-High Cross-Country Invitational Sept. 29 in Prescott, tallying a team score of 70 points.

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Photos: Cougars blank Leading Edge 10-0

Prep Boys Soccer

Chino Valley’s Wade Payne (3) scores as the Cougars take on Leading Edge on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018 in Chino Valley. The Cougars won 10-0.

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Prescott Senior Softball crowns three champions for 2018 summer season

Local Sports in Brief

With the regular season and playoffs behind them, the Prescott Senior Softball League honored their 2018 champions Sept. 19.

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Kiwanis Club of Prescott hosts Phillips Classic golf tournament Sept. 22 at Stone Ridge

Local Sports in Brief

The Kiwanis Club of Prescott will play host to the fifth annual John F. Phillips Classic Memorial Golf Tournament at noon Saturday, Sept. 22.

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Antelope Hills men’s club claims McCarley Cup

Local Sports in Brief

The sixth annual McCarley Cup Golf Tournament was held Sept. 3, with the Antelope Hills men’s club defeating Mile High men’s club in match play, 40-1/2 to 39-1/2. Eighty players split into two-man teams, with six best-ball holes and six alternate shot holes keeping them busy.

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Yavapai College falls to Scottsdale, 2-1

Junior College Soccer

PRESCOTT VALLEY — Scottsdale Community College defeated the Yavapai College Roughriders, 2-1, Saturday night in Prescott Valley.

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Gubrud, East Washington top NAU 31-26 in FCS showdown

College Football

FLAGSTAFF — Gage Gubrud threw for 322 yards and four touchdowns and Eastern Washington defeated Northern Arizona 31-26 on Saturday night in a matchup of highly-ranked Big Sky Conference teams in a non-conference game.

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Gameday Glance: Glendale Community College at Yavapai College

Junior College Men's Soccer

Roughrider men's soccer gameday glance for Tuesday, Sept. 4, in Prescott Valley.

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Roughriders finish Dalton Overstreet invite 3-1

Junior College Volleyball

The Roughrider volleyball team went 3-1 in their own tournament, the Dalton Overstreet Invitational, on Saturday.

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Gameday Glance: Youngker at Bradshaw Mountain — Week 3

Prep Football

Bears football gameday glance for Friday, Aug. 31, against Youngker.

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Prescott Valley’s Shinpu-Ren team wins 6 martial arts titles at World Championships

Local Sports in Brief

Students from the Prescott Valley Shinpu-Ren Family Karate Dojo competed in the 2018 USAMA World Championships Aug. 3-5 in Riverside, California, coming home with six martial arts titles.

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Photo: Badger volleyball drops home opener

Prep Volleyball

The Prescott volleyball team cheers before playing Youngker in its season opener Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, in Prescott. The Badgers lost 3-1 to the Roughriders on Tuesday night.

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Photo: YMCA hosts gymnastics meet at PHS

Prep Athletics

The Prescott YMCA hosted a statewide gymnastics meet on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, on the campus of Prescott High School. Nearly 300 people were in attendance to watch gymnasts from across the state of Arizona compete.

Mile Hi Horseshoe Club to play Aug. 21, 28 in Prescott

Local Sports in Brief

Due to wet weather, the Mile Hi Horseshoe Club has not been able to conduct its last two regularly scheduled league play nights on Thursdays.

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Skull Valley Loop Challenge set for Sept. 16 in Prescott

Local Sports in Brief

The 2018 Skull Valley Loop Challenge is scheduled to take place Sunday, Sept. 16, in Prescott. The 54-mile road loop begins and finishes in historic downtown Prescott.

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Sand Snakes claim Mile Hi Classic title in Prescott

Local Sports in Brief

The Prescott-based 12U Sand Snakes fast-pitch softball team defeated the AZ Cats from Tucson 16-7 on Sunday, Aug. 12, to claim the Summer Mile Hi Classic title at Heritage Park in Prescott.

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5th annual Guns & Hoses Memorial Golf Tournament set for Aug. 26 in Prescott

Local Sports in Brief

The fifth annual John Hanna Sr. Guns and Hoses Memorial Golf Tournament is scheduled to take place Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, at Antelope Hills Golf Course in Prescott.

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NAZ Suns host nearly 100 kids for basketball camp in Prescott Valley

Prep Sports

PRESCOTT VALLEY — The Northern Arizona Suns hosted nearly 100 kids ages 7 to 17 eager to learn how to play basketball the Suns way Friday, July 27, at the Prescott Valley Event Center.

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Members of Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters teams up with local pickleball association

Local Sports

PRESCOTT — The Prescott Pickleball Association and Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters teamed up to learn basic instructions on how to play the game of pickleball Saturday.

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Free Yavapai College youth soccer clinic set for Aug. 11

Local Sports in Brief

Members of the 2018 Yavapai College men’s soccer team will conduct a free youth soccer clinics on Saturday, Aug. 11, at Mountain Valley Park in Prescott Valley.

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All 4 Arizona Cardinals' preseason games to air on NBC

NFL

Tempe — Beginning with the Arizona Cardinals’ preseason opener against the Los Angeles Chargers on Saturday, Aug. 11, all four preseason games can be seen locally on NBC, the team announced Thursday afternoon.

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Game and Fish now accepting entries for wildlife calendar photo contest

Local Sports in Brief

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is currently holding the 12th annual Arizona Wildlife Photo Contest for the 2019 calendar, which is published in the November-December issue of Arizona Wildlife Views.

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Roughriders infielder Sacco, coach Cougill to join NJCAA national team

Junior College Baseball

PRESCOTT — The NJCAA National Baseball team’s 26-man roster for the 84th annual National Baseball Congress (NBC) World Series, announced Wednesday, includes Yavapai College infielder Tony Sacco. Roughriders coach Ryan Cougill was also tapped as one of the team’s assistant coaches.

Mile Hi Horseshoe Club crowns Top 3 at Tall Pines Tournament

Local Sports in Brief

Jerry Sloan of Prescott Valley placed first, Joe Starika of Prescott Valley finished second and Kim Ranney of Cleator claimed third out of six pitchers at the Mile Hi Horseshoe Club’s Tall Pines Tournament Saturday, June 30, at Watson Lake Park Horseshoe Complex in Prescott.

Youth volleyball camp set for July 9-12 at Bradshaw Mountain

Local Sports in Brief

Bradshaw Mountain High School will conduct a summer volleyball camp for girls and boys across the quad-city area from 9 a.m. to noon Monday, July 9, through Thursday, July 12, at Gary Kunow Gym on the school’s campus in Prescott Valley.

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4 NAZ Suns playing in NBA Summer League

NBA G League

PRESCOTT VALLEY — Four Northern Arizona Suns players began taking part in NBA Summer League 2018 in Las Vegas Friday night, July 6, the team announced in a news release.

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