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Hard Fought Victory Gives Sahuaro First Playoff Win in Almost 20 Years

Hard Fought Victory Gives Sahuaro First Playoff Win in Almost 20 Years

Brandon Barr, Sports Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday, November 2nd Sahuaro's football team played their first home playoff game since 1999 against Glendale. Glendale came into the game with the #1 ranked offense and Sahauro with the #2 defense. It was certainly going to be a tough and hard fought battle. To open up the game, Glendale won the...

Sahuaro’s Girls Golf State Results

Sahuaro’s Girls Golf State Results

Caleb Pendleton, Op-Ed Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Sahuaro's Girls Golf team came in 8th place for their State tournament. The goal for the girls, two-time State champions, was to be in the top 10, and they successfully did that. Halley Hughes, senior, shot the best score during this tournament - a 78 on 18 holes, which is only 5 over par, making her...

Zach Sierra – Lone Sahuaro Swim Champion

Zach Sierra – Lone Sahuaro Swim Champion

Alyssa Urff, Sahuaro News Editor

November 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

As many fall sports are coming to a close, Sahuaro's swim season is ending with a lone state qualifier. Senior Zachary Sierra was the only Sahuaro swimmer who qualified for the 2018 Swim & Dive State Championships. Sierra qualified in the 200 meter freestyle and was the first alternate for the...

The Red Sox Flip the Script

The Red Sox Flip the Script

Brandon Barr, Sports Editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under Sports

You would think that by being the best team in a sport, you are guaranteed to a championship. However, that doesn't end up happening most of the time. The 2007 New England Patriots had an undefeated record, but they lost the Super Bowl. The 2017 LA Dodgers had the best record in baseball, but they lost...

Making Sahuaro Football Great Again

Making Sahuaro Football Great Again

Kingsley Ugwu, Contributor

October 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

I believe in making Sahuaro's Football program great again. Sahuaro High has almost always been known for having outstanding athletic programs, but for the last two years, Sahuaro’s football team hasn’t lived up to the great legacy it once lived upon. Sahuaro Football used to be known for having...

Football Legacy Continues with Jakob Goerke

Football Legacy Continues with Jakob Goerke

Jocelyn Reeder, Editor-in-Chief

October 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

He hustles, he hits, and he never quits! Jakob Goerke, senior, has been playing football since he was five-years-old. He is one of the starting linebackers and is also the defensive captain. Jakob's dad, brother, and two of his uncles have played for Sahuaro in the past years, which makes him a Sahuaro...

Senior Swim Night!

Senior Swim Night!

Marcela Marcial, Beat Investigator - Featured Athlete

October 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

"Last one!..... Best one!!" says the team of the last home swim meet and Senior Night against Douglas at Udall swimming pool. Senior Night was celebrated for Michael Kruszewski, Angele Zeloso, Briana Latham, Lilly Encinas, Victoria Decker, Haley Criger, Najiha El-Rabaa, Zach Sierra and Racham Berger. ...

Athlete Spotlight: Cheer Co-Captain Danielle Friggle

Athlete Spotlight: Cheer Co-Captain Danielle Friggle

Jamie Beck, Fine Arts/Slide Show editor

October 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Danielle Friggle started cheering her sophomore year at Sahuaro High School and is now in her senior year... and one of Sahuaro's head cheer captains.  She said being cheer captain is definitely a big job, but it’s fun. Along with the other three captains, Kailee Emmett, Kayla Conley, and Lexy Valencia;...

Senior Spotlight: Justin Scott

Senior Spotlight: Justin Scott

Samantha Valdez, Opinions Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

Imagine driving an hour...every day...just to get to school. Then having football practice every day after school, then you drive another hour just to get home and bam! You have homework. This is a reality for Sahuaro senior, Justin Scott. Justin isn't your average teenager.  He lives on several ...

Sahuaro Soccer Tryout Info

Sahuaro Soccer Tryout Info

Ariela, Fresh Face Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

On October 29th tryouts will be held on the practice fields at Sahuaro High School for the 2018-2019 soccer season. The tryouts will take place October 29 through November 02, and begin at 3:45 and end at 6:00. In order to be able to try out for the soccer team you need register through the ATS system...

Tiger Woods Wins His First Championship in 5 Years

Tiger Woods Wins His First Championship in 5 Years

Nathalia Valdez, Social Media & Communication

October 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

Back in 2013 Tiger Woods won The PGA.  Then, unfortunately due to various back pains, he had to take a break  "... I didn't think I'd ever play again," recalled Woods,.. "When you're lying on the floor (writhing in pain), golf was the furthest thing from my mind." He has waited 5 years (more that 1...

Stop With the Rule Changes

Stop With the Rule Changes

Brandon Barr, Sports Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

With the NFL being in the news more and more every year for all the wrong reasons, it makes sense that new rules would be created to protect players and make the game safer. Recently they've added rules, such as the placement of the ball during kickoffs - making it five yards higher to increase chances...

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