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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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Prescott Valley All-Stars lose 6-5 to Verde Valley in D10 title game

Little League

WILLIAMS — After a big 11-1 win over rival Prescott in the Arizona District 10 All-Star Tournament June 25, the Prescott Valley Little League Majors All-Stars suffered a tight 6-5 loss to Verde Valley in the final inning of their June 26 game at Cureton Park in Williams.

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Prescott Minors All-Stars take 2nd at District 10 tourney in Cottonwood

Local Sports in Brief

Playing their fifth game in as many days, the Prescott Minors All-Stars fell 9-7 to the Verde Valley All-Stars in the District 10 Minors All-Stars Tournament on June 23 in Cottonwood.

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ASU to host 5A-6A football championships this fall

Local Sports in Brief

The Arizona Interscholastic Association officially announced that Arizona State University will host the 5A and 6A conference Arizona high school football state championships this fall, according to a release.

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Bagdad claims D10 junior softball title

Little League

BAGDAD — The Bagdad Juniors softball team claimed the Arizona District 10 Juniors Softball Championship the weekend of June 23 and 24 in Bagdad.

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Bradshaw Mountain sports camps underway

Local Sports in Brief

PRESCOTT VALLEY — The 2018 Bradshaw Mountain sports camps have already started, but there is still time to register!

Yavapai College student-athletes earn NJCAA academic honors

Local Sports in Brief

Meredith Clark, Lauren Ulibarri and Spencer Coffin received NJCAA first team All-Academic honors for earning a 4.0 grade point average during the 2017-18 school year.

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Preview: Little League All-Star Rosters

Little League

The 2018 Prescott, Prescott Valley and Chino Valley All-Star rosters for all ages.

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Boursaw, Guerra earn first team All-American honors for Roughriders

Local Sports in Brief

Jaydee Boursaw and Makayla Guerra were recognized by the NJCAA on Thursday afternoon after they announced both Yavapai College softball players were named first team All-Americans.

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NAZ Suns donate $7,520 to local law enforcement, first responders and military

Local Sports in Brief

The Northern Arizona Suns welcomed local law enforcement agencies, first responders and members of the military June 12 at the Prescott Valley Event Center to donate a $7,520 check, which are the proceeds from last season’s Salute to Heroes Night.

NAZ Suns Basketball Camp set for July 27

Local Sports in Brief

The Northern Arizona Suns are scheduled to host their second annual NAZ Suns Basketball Camp from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, July 27.

Jerry Germain Memorial Horseshoe Tournament set for June 23 in Prescott Valley

Local Sports in Brief

Jerry Germain Memorial Horseshoe Tournament set for June 23 in Prescott Valley. The second annual Jerry Germain Memorial Horseshoe Tournament is scheduled to take place Saturday, June 23, in Prescott Valley.

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Sand Snakes take 2nd place at softball tournament in Prescott

Local Sports in Brief

The Sand Snakes, a 12U fast pitch softball team, took second overall at the School’s Out for the Summer softball tournament June 3 in Prescott.

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Heritage soccer clubs claim middle school titles

Local Sports in Brief

The Heritage Middle School boys and girls soccer teams ended their season by hoisting two championship trophies April 27 in Chino Valley.

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Photo: Team Battitude wins TOC in Williams

Little League

Team Battitude of the Prescott Valley Little League poses for a photo after claiming the 2018 Tournament of Champions softball majors division title with a 13-12 victory over Williams on Saturday, June 2, in Williams.

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Photo: Magnum Dental claims TOC minors title

Little League

Magnum Dental of the Prescott Little League claimed the 2018 Tournament of Champions minors division title with a 9-7 win over Verde Valley on Sunday, June 3, in Williams.

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PGA HOPE program helps Prescott’s disabled military veterans

Local Golf

PGA HOPE (Helping Our Patriots Everywhere) is a program under the umbrella of PGA REACH, a 501(c)(3) Foundation of the PGA of America.

4th annual John Hanna Memorial Invitational Tournament set for May 26-27

Local Sports in Brief

The fourth annual John Hanna Memorial Invitational Tournament is scheduled to take place Saturday and Sunday, May 26 and 27, in Prescott.

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Free fishing day set for June 2 in Arizona

Outdoor Sports

The Arizona Game and Fish Department announced this week that Arizona anglers can fish the state’s waters for free Saturday, June 2.

Prescott Valley Grand Prix set for Memorial Day weekend

Local Sports in Brief

The Prescott Valley Grand Prix is scheduled to take place outside the Prescott Valley Event Center on Memorial Day Weekend, Friday through Sunday, May 25-27.

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Prescott little leaguer Tyson Potts participates in regional home run derby

Local Sports in Brief

Tyson Potts, a member of the Prescott Little League and current local 14U home run derby champion, narrowly missed out on the championship round of the Regional Jr. Home Run Derby on May 5 at Salt River Fields in Scottsdale, coming up short by only one home run to advance.

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