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Expanded Hoophall West features 16 games over three days in Scottsdale  AZCentral

There are more teams, an extra day, and more star quality coming to Chaparral High School in Scottsdale for the annual Hoophall West, a basketball showcase ...

LaMelo Ball, Nico Mannion, Jaelen House headline HoopHall West basketball tournament  AZCentral

LaMelo Ball, who left his pro team overseas, will be part of the Hoophall West showcase next week in Scottsdale.

Scottsdale's Bella Vista Prep brings international basketball roster to national showcase  AZCentral

This season's Bella Vista Prep basketball team is shipping in some of Arizona's best high school basketball talent from beyond the state's -- and the country's ...

Future Arizona Wildcat Terry Armstrong already has eyes set on national title (OK)  Arizona Daily Star

SCOTTSDALE — Spectators flocked to Chaparral High School gymnasium Friday night to watch the Hoophall West high school basketball showcase between ...

From LaMelo Ball to Nico Mannion, Hoophall West has big dunks, big crowds and star quality  AZCentral

From LaMelo Ball and Spire's dunk fest to Nico Mannion and his scintillating performance, Hoophall West lived up to the buildup.

Side show LaMelo, LaVar Ball becomes main event at Hoophall West before overflow crowd  AZCentral

As soon as LaVar and his son LaMelo Ball stepped inside Scottsdale Chaparral's gym Friday night, the standing-room only crowd stood and roared, looking in ...

Rewind: What we learned from Week 3 in Arizona high school boys basketball  AZCentral

Richard Obert takes a look at what happened in Week 3 of the Arizona high school boys basketball season.

HoopHall is Back  Sports360AZ

Story by Kennedy Wilkerson. If you are a high school hoops fan in Arizona, make north Scottsdale your weekend destination. The Naismith Memorial Basketball ...

Police: Chaparral High School student arrested after bringing gun to campus  ABC15 Arizona

A student was arrested at a Scottsdale high school after a gun was found in a car. Scottsdale police responded to Chaparral High School Thursday around 11:30 ...

Chaparral, Hamilton students stage class walkout on third day of nationwide demonstrations  AZCentral

Hundreds of Chaparral and Hamilton high school students walked out of class Friday on what was the third day of demonstrations across the U.S. in response to ...

Seen and heard: Brandon Randolph goes berserk from 3, Wildcats continue home cookin'  Arizona Daily Star

The top sights and sounds from McKale Center on a night when the Arizona Wildcats stormed back in the second half for another home nonconference win.

Scottsdale's Chaparral High School "listed for sale" on Craigslist as part of senior prank  FOX 10 News Phoenix

Scottsdale's Chaparral High School is now "on sale". We're saying "on sale", because it's actually part of a senior prank by this year's graduating class....

Excessive speeders seen in Scottsdale school zones, police say  ABC15 Arizona

Arizona classrooms are full again after Fall Break and that, of course, means drivers should be hitting the brakes in those school zones. The Scottsdale Police ...

Chaparral High School’s Dr. Chomokos new Apache Junction High principal  Scottsdale Independent

Dr. Angela Chomokos has been hired to be Apache Junction High School's principal for the 2018-19 school year.

Breaking down the 2A Arizona high school football semifinals  AZCentral

Phoenix Christian takes on top seed Thatcher. while St. Johns battles Eagar Round Valley.

Chaparral football hopes new coach Barnes can bring back postseason success  Arizona Sports

Chaparral football looks to chase state championships again with new coach Brent Barnes. Between 2007-11 Chaparral won three state championships.

Scottsdale Chaparral football coach Thomas Lewis resigns  AZCentral

Scottsdale Chaparral joins some of Arizona's most prestigious high school football programs in seeking a head coach after Thomas Lewis resigned.

Scottsdale football player allowed to play, but AIA appeals judge's decision  AZFamily

A Scottsdale high school football player who was ruled ineligible to play his senior season now has a judge ruling that he can. But Marqui Johnson still won't be ...

Scottsdale football player may sit out senior season because of AIA rule  AZFamily

A Scottsdale high school football player may have to sit out his senior season because he transferred from another school around the same time a coach did.

Ohio State lands commitment from 4-star Class of 2020 RB Darvon Hubbard  USA TODAY High School Sports

Darvon Hubbard is from Ohio, and he wanted to return from Scottsdale, Ariz. Now he'll get his chance as an Ohio State running back.

Marqui Johnson stepping up since gaining eligibility for Saguaro HS (Ariz.)  USA TODAY High School Sports

Saguaro High School (Ariz.) WR/RB Marquii Johnson had more than 250 all-purpose yards and scored twice in the first round of the playoffs.

Former Chaparral High School softball coach voted into Arizona Sports Hall of Fame  AZCentral

Jeff Oscarson, who won five state softball titles at Scottsdale Chaparral High School, will be inducted into the Arizona Sports Hall of Fame.

Scottsdale schools spent $37.7M before hitting pause on more big projects  AZCentral

As Scottsdale's new school year gets underway, The Arizona Republic looked at what's been spent on construction and the plan to move forward.

The 39 best high schools in Arizona for athletes  ABC15 Arizona, which provides analysis of K-12 schools across the country, has compiled a list of the best high schools for athletes in Arizona. The criteria: parent ...

Arizona school shooting threats: 17 since Parkland shooting  AZCentral

Since the Parkland, Florida, shooting, has reported on 17 separate threat incidents at schools in Arizona, most in the Phoenix area.

Scottsdale Chaparral High School's all-time baseball lineup card

This is my first baseball lineup card, looking at various high schools' all-time greatest players.

Running wild: Top 10 RBs for 2018 Arizona high school football season  AZCentral

A look at the best of the best running the football this upcoming 2018 Arizona high school football season.

Chaparral High names Nick Steward baseball coach, becomes 3rd in school's history

Chaparral High School, one of the more storied baseball programs in Arizona high school history, named Nick Steward, its new baseball coach.

Arizonas 100 Best Public High Schools: New Rankings Released

BASIS Scottsdale is Arizona's best public high school for 2019, according to a new set of rankings released by this week.

Phoenix police arrest student who had gun at high school  Arizona Daily Star

PHOENIX— Phoenix police say 16-year-old male high school student has been arrested after being found in possession of a loaded handgun on campus.

Darvon Hubbard transfers from Chaparral to Willow Canyon  AZCentral

Darvon Hubbard, an Ohio State commit, has transferred from Chaparral to Willow Canyon after a family move.

Chaparral girls basketball caps season with 5A state title

The Chaparral girls basketball team won the 5A state final over Mesquite, giving the program its first title since 2001.

Can Chaparral end Brophy Prep's 30-year state swimming reign?  AZCentral

Brophy Prep has owned boys swimming the last 30 years, never losing a state championship. But Chaparral might have something to say this weekend.

High school students experiment with media innovation at ASU's Cronkite School  Arizona State University

Twenty high school students from across Arizona are at ASU's Cronkite School as part of an intensive, two-week media innovation training camp.

Ongoing Arizona school threats will 'destroy a young person's future,' Navajo president says  AZCentral

In the wake of threats in Tuba City, Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye urged parents and teachers to support students' mental wellness.

Joy Christian dropping football 3 years removed from state title  AZCentral

Three years after going 13-0 and winning a state title, Joy Christian is dropping football for next Arizona high school season.

Girls basketball must-see players this Arizona high school season  AZCentral

The number of talented girls basketball players in Arizona gets greater every year. This could be one of the best in high school history. As official practices began ...

Scottsdale teacher accused of sexual misconduct with student

SCOTTSDALE -- A teacher and Chaparral High School track coach has been arrested on multiple counts of sexual misconduct, the Scottsdale Police ...

Arizona high school girls basketball: Super 10 rankings  AZCentral

A look at the 10 best girls basketball teams in Arizona, regardless of conference, for the 2018-19 season.

Scottsdale schools superintendent under fire after contentious changes

Scottsdale Unified School Distict Superintendent Denise Birdwell's is under fire after making changes at Coronado High School and around the district.

Former Scottsdale teacher pleads guilty to sexual conduct with student

Ex-Scottsdale teacher and Chaparral High School girls track coach pleaded guilty to charges related to a sexual relationship with a high school girl.

Report: America's top 5 high schools are all Basis charter schools in Arizona  AZCentral

According to U.S. News & World Report, the nation's top five public high schools are all Arizona Basis schools.

Local High School String Quartet To Join Touring “Beatles vs. Stones” Show On Stage  citysuntimes

When the touring show Beatles vs. Stones — A Musical Showdown comes to the Virginia G. Piper Theater May 10, Scottsdale's Chaparral High School String ...

Arizona Has 50 U.S. News Best Schools In The Country For 2018

Arizona's Best High Schools For 2018 - Phoenix, AZ - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how AZ schools ...

Scottsdale teachers decry changes in hiring process  Scottsdale Independent

While top teachers are searching and finding new jobs, Scottsdale is restricted by the terms of its Teacher Employment Agreement.

Ex-Scottsdale teacher gets 10 years in prison for sexual conduct with a student

A former Scottsdale teacher and track coach who in August pleaded guilty to sexual conduct with a student was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison, a longer ...

Apache Junction principal asked for students' arrest over bandanna, report says  AZCentral

An Apache Junction student wearing a bandanna and three other teens were arrested after a principal's request, according to a police report.

Scottsdale Schools students recognized for National Merit achievement  Scottsdale Independent

The Scottsdale Unified School District has announced that 13 high school seniors have been named Semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship ...

Chaparral High School educator named 'Teacher of the Year'

The Arizona Educational Foundation named Christine Marsh of Chaparral High School as Arizona's 2016 Teacher of the Year.

3 arrested after Chaparral High School burglary | |  AZFamily

Scottsdale police have arrested two 18-year-olds accused of burglarizing Chaparral High School. A woman also was arrested.

Buttes, pines, ghosts: Arizona's coolest high school football stadiums  AZCentral

They separate themselves by structure, style, scenery, environment and ambience. Here are my coolest high school football stadiums in Arizona: ...

Brophy McGee comes through with GOP win as vote count ends  Arizona Capitol Times

In perhaps the last legislative race worth watching in Arizona, Sen. Kate Brophy McGee still holds a narrow lead over a former Arizona teacher of the year.

Chaparral coach: Freshman QB Jack Miller throws 'best deep ball I'd ever seen'

It is four days into Scottsdale Chaparral's spring football workouts, and head coach Thomas Lewis can't stop gushing about the new kid in the program.

Centennial, Saguaro staying put for next 2-year AIA realignment block

Chaparral, Queen Creek and Liberty can petition down but right now those schools are placed at the highest level next school year.

Scottsdale teachers have 'no confidence' in superintendent, school board  AZCentral

The Scottsdale Education Association issued a rare vote of "no confidence" against Superintendent Denise Birdwell and the school board.

Scottsdale Notre Dame Prep remains undefeated with win at Scottsdale Chaparral

Jake Smith and Cole Fisher each had two touchdowns for the Saints (6-0).

Arizona Interscholastic Association needs to scrap or rewrite the prior-contact rule  AZCentral

Scottsdale Saguaro football player Marqui Johnson and his father Ronald didn't need a lawyer representing them to twice beat the Arizona Interscholastic ...

Arizona student walkout on gun violence turns to sit-in at governor's office  AZCentral

Hundreds of Arizona students started their day Wednesday by walking out of class to hold demonstrations on campus as part of National Walkout Day.

35 Halloween events for the family  AZCentral

The Phoenix area is chock full of a bunch of fun and spooktacular events, and here is a big guide to Halloween events for the family.

Pinnacle to face nation's top 2 ranked 2020 prospects in Hoophall West  AZCentral

Pinnacle-led Nico Mannion will take on Jalen Green-led San Joaquin Memorial and Evan Mobley-led Rancho Christian.

Pat Tillman, Gary Hall Jr., Mark Grace head Arizona Sports Hall of Fame inductees  AZCentral

Arizona Cardinals and Arizona State football legend Pat Tillman, 10-time Olympic swimming medalist Gary Hall Jr. and former Arizona Diamondbacks first ...

Going green: Scottsdale stylist explains recycling salon waste  Scottsdale Independent

Twenty-five-year-old Melina Lombardi is a cut above others when it comes to going green at her family hair salon.

WWE's Bella Twins opening shop at Desert Ridge  AZ Big Media

WWE's The Bella Twins, Brie and Nikki Bella, will open the first-ever pop-up shop for Birdiebee, their signature line of apparel, intimates, activewear and ...

Phoenix police to parents: Talk to children about school threats  AZCentral

Amid a rash of threats to Valley-area schools, Phoenix police are urging parents to help take ownership of the disturbing trend and to begin a dialogue with their ...

Kids events in October around Phoenix include corn mazes, free movies and fun festivals  AZCentral

These are the best events for kids and families looking for something fun to do in October around Phoenix.

Longtime Wildcats coach Mike Candrea inducted into Arizona Sports Hall of Fame with 5 others  Arizona Daily Star

Sporting legends come in all types. The range and diversity were on full display Thursday night at the 48th Arizona Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony ...

Boas: Why every adult should support students' March 14 walkout  AZCentral

If you think students are wrong to leave class March 14 to protest gun violence, you're wrong.

The top high school basketball teams, surprises and coaches at midseason  AZCentral

Richard Obert takes a look at the best teams, players and coaches at high school basketball's midpoint.

Chance Adams: Three things to know about New York Yankees' rookie starter

With the Yankees bringing up Chance Adams to start against the Red Sox, here is what you need to know about the rookie.

Chaparral High School Student Accused of Being Scottsdale Rapist  Phoenix New Times

A 16-year-old Chaparral High School student has been arrested in a bizarre case involving two rapes in Scottsdale.Danny Jackson's the one accused of the ...

Free kids events around Phoenix in October feature movies in the park and arts festivals  AZCentral

You don't have to spend a fortune to have some family fun in October. There are plenty of free kid-friendly events around to Phoenix to check out.

Kids events: Best family activities in Phoenix in October

Oct. 6, 13, 20 & 27: Scottsdale Quarter Saturday night concerts | See your favorite Valley bands for free as part of Scottsdale Quarter's fall concert series.

More Scottsdale students taking AP courses

More students in the Scottsdale Unified School District are taking advanced placement, International Baccalaureate and dual-enrollment courses, according to ...

2. Susie Parra, Scottsdale Chaparral High School  Arizona Daily Star

The winning pitcher in Arizona's 1993 and 1994 Women's College World Series championship games, Parra had consecutive ERAs of 0.30, 0.43 and 0.63 in her ...

Did your kids pass an AP exam? Their teacher got a bonus  AZCentral

Arizona teachers and schools will get $3.8 million this year in state bonuses for AP tests, but the money's spread across the state isn't even.

Arizona teen named to Canadian Olympic swim team  USA TODAY High School Sports

Taylor Ruck of Scottsdale became the youngest Arizona Olympian since 1992 Sunday when she was named to the Canadian swim team for the Rio Olympics.

Boys Lacrosse Player of the Year: Scottsdale Chaparral's Noah Plotkin

Noah Plotkin's lacrosse career started in fourth grade when his parents thought the sport was a less violent alternative to football and hockey.

Ten most intriguing Arizona high school athletes in 2017  AZCentral

They didn't have to be the best in their sport, but these 10 to me were the most intriguing high school athletes in Arizona preps in 2017.

Police: Peoria student brings gun to high school, leaves it in car  ABC15 Arizona

A high school student in Peoria is accused of having a gun in his car while it was parked in the campus parking lot. Authorities were called Wednesday to Liberty ...

Nolan Gorman, Matthew Liberatore selected in first round of MLB draft  AZCentral

Local high school star Matthew Liberatore was selected by the Tampa Bay Rays with the 16th overall pick, while Nolan Gorman went three picks later.

Arm injury epidemic could be tied to youth baseball  Cronkite News

Major League Baseball and youth baseball have seen a growing trend of arm injuries that may be tied to systemic overuse in pitchers.

Police: Scottsdale track coach contacts victim, arrested again

A girls track coach has been arrested for the second time in connection to a sexual-misconduct case after contacting the victim, a 17-year-old girl.

Hoophall West Brings Hall of Fame Lineup to Arizona  FloHoops

Hoophall West is heading to Arizona to deliver another hall of fame-caliber high school boys basketball showcase on December 9-10.

Where Did Arie Luyendyk Jr. Go to High School? Details on His Childhood  Life & Style Weekly

When it was announced that Arie Luyendyk Jr. would be the next Bachelor — fans everywhere wanted to know more about the star. Mega-fans remember the ...

10 Scottsdale schools welcome new principals or assistant principals

Scottsdale Unified School District has announced the principals and assistant principals joining them at their campuses for the new school year.

Fight ends Arizona high school basketball game: Higley vs Saguaro  AZCentral

A Arizona state playoff basketball game was called in the 4th quarter when a fight broke out between Higley and Scottsdale Saguaro Friday night.

New wave of high school basketball coaches making big impact across Arizona  AZCentral

They've come from different places. Taken from great coaches. And taken their new teams to new heights. Say hello to the next wave of boys basketball coaches ...

Matthew Leblanc named 2017 High School Boys Swimmer of the Year  AZCentral

Matthew Leblanc was part of Chaparral's winning 200m medley relay team.

Valley Vista girls basketball beats Xavier to repeat as 6A champions  AZCentral

The Valley Vista girls basketball team rolled in the second half of the 6A state final to beat Xavier Prep and repeat as champions.

Snake Bytes, 11/2: Qualifying offer day!  AZ Snake Pit

Will the D-backs tender qualifying offers to Corbin and Pollock? 2pm Arizona time is the deadline...

Top 10 mascots in Arizona high school sports

The Sultans, the Monsoon, the ... Frogs? A look at the most creative and inspired nicknames across Arizona high school sports.

Newsweek names Chaparral a Top High School  Arizona Education News Service

Newsweek Magazine named Chaparral High School as one of its 2014 America's Top High School. The Scottsdale Unified school is ranked 22nd on the list.

Sam Messina steps down as Chaparral baseball coach to be AD

Sam Messina, only the second baseball coach in Chaparral history, has stepped down to become athletic director.

Tillman, Grace headline 2018 Arizona Sports Hall of Fame induction class  Arizona Sports

The late Pat Tillman and former Diamondback Mark Grace, among others, to be inducted into the Arizona Sports Hall of Fame.

Obert's top Arizona high school baseball fields  AZCentral

Let's take a look at Arizona's top high school baseball fields, each with their own distinct qualities.

Greg Hansen: On Arizona's title-winning relay, baseball attendance, and James Harden  Arizona Daily Star

The truth, the whole truth, half-truths, shades of the truth and other items admissible as sports news.

Columbia Earns Verbal Commit From AZ State Champ Madison Leblanc  Swimming World Magazine

Madison Leblanc has given her verbal commitment to Columbia University. She swims for Scottsdale Aquatic Club.

15-year-old Preston Summerhays wins Utah State Amateur title  AZCentral

15-year-old Preston Summerhays of Scottsdale defeated a college golfer in the final to claim the Utah State Amateur title.

Conrad Hamilton returning to Chaparral to be 'executive' head football coach, defensive coordinator

Scottsdale Chaparral is welcoming back former head football coach Conrad Hamilton after spending last season as a senior defensive analyst for Arizona State.

Scottsdale teen rapist gets 21-year prison term

The Scottsdale teen who pleaded guilty to a series of 2012 sexual assaults received a 21-year prison sentence Tuesday.

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