BENSON — The Benson High School Ladycat volleyball teams are back on the court but it’s hard to determine who is more excited for the season.
TOMBSTONE — The Yellow Jackets hosted the first cross country meet of the season last Friday. Five Cochise County schools were represented at the meet.
BENSON — Gary Douglas, Benson High School soccer coach, feels fortunate to be back on the field with his athletes.
BENSON — The Benson High School girls’ and boys’ cross-country teams are back and looking to do big things in their southern Arizona conference.
COUNTY — Questions linger about whether of not high school athletics will be carrying on this fall. The simple answer is yes.
Hoopes, who passed away on Aug. 11 in California at the age of 67, was one of those standout athletes whose legacy is still remembered in Benson. He was born in Bisbee but competed in football, basketball and baseball as a Benson Bobcat. It was his junior year playing football, however, that…
COUNTY — The Arizona Interscholastic Association released their plan and schedule for the fall but not all schools are ready to commit after readjusting their back to school plans.
STATE — The Arizona Interscholastic Association shocked many when they approved a fall sports schedule during a special meeting on Wednesday.
STATE — The Arizona Interscholastic Association approved a fall schedule on Wednesday to resume high school athletics in the fall.
BENSON — Growing up Lofton Thomas would watch his siblings sore over the pole vault bar from the stands. When it was his turn to join the track and field team it was only fitting Thomas would take up pole vaulting.
Playing college baseball while earning his degree means a lot to Benson High School alumni Ethan Coleman, even though he’s not close to home.
BENSON — Following in his father Tyler’s footsteps, Benson High School alumni Jayse Burkett has found a home on the baseball field and, more specifically, on the pitcher’s mound. Currently a sophomore at Phoenix College, Jayse is competing in the sport he loves while working on his college degree.
BENSON — Playing softball for more than ten years of her life, Benson High School 2019 alumni and current Eastern Arizona College sophomore Katie Sherman looks to her family for her inspiration. And, through all the years of competition, she knows that she has their and her hometown’s support.
BENSON — Competing in track and field is definitely a ‘family thing’ for Pima Community College sophomore Adrian Teso.
BENSON — Being a part of the Benson High School teaching and coaching staff was a goal for Chris Taylor ever since he graduated from Benson. And now as a Benson Public Schools faculty member, Taylor has accomplished yet another of his goals — being selected as the new Benson High School Athl…
When Coach Tot Workman, a member of the ‘National Coaches Hall of Fame’ and the ‘Arizona Coaches Hall of Fame’ for both football and track & field and the Arizona Coaches Association, learned that four athletes from the St. David girls’ basketball team would be honored by the Arizona Coa…
BENSON — After a San Pedro Valley Little League (SPVLL) coach tested positive for coronavirus, the affected team will remain in “non-practice status” until further notice, according to SVPLL Board President Robert Guzamn.
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Zoey White – St. David High School softball
D’Ondre Villalobos – Benson High School BaseballD’Ondre Villalobos is a Benson High School senior who has been a member of the of the Bobcat varsity baseball team for 4 years.
Kyle Baker – Benson High School Baseball
Nhaya Paden – Benson High School Track & Field Nhaya Paden, a senior member of the Bobcats varsity track & field team, moved to Benson with her family at the start of her junior year.
Akira Jones – St. David Track & Field
Mia Torrez – Benson High School Track & Field
Kolby Barney — Benson High School Track & Field
Thomas Haynie — St. David Tennis
Leticia ‘Letty’ Lopez, Benson High School softballLeticia ‘Letty’ Lopez, a senior member of the Ladycats softball team, is excited for what the future holds for her but is very grateful for the impact high school athletics and softball have had in her life.
Here is a roundup of Benson High School sports for the previous week. On Monday, high school athletics were suspended until at least March 30.
The Benson High School track and field teams competed in their first meet of the season last Saturday in Douglas at the Ted James Invitational.
The Benson High School Bobcat golf team is well on their way to a successful, growing season.
Team chemistry and a strong amount of talent are the two areas that Benson softball coach Brittany Batten is very excited about going into the 2020 season.
For the second straight year, the top seeded Cochise College Apaches, winners of the ACCAC regular season championship, had their season come to an end in front of the hometown fans by a fourth seeded team in the Region 1 semifinals.
TUCSON — Benson High School baseball opened their season by participating in the Cowboy Up baseball tournament, hosted by Sabino High School, this past weekend.
PRESCOTT — The St. David Lady Tigers’ hoops season came to an abrupt end Friday.
BENSON — Although the Benson Ladycats had previously defeated the Morenci Wildcats three time in earlier season action, the fourth game proved to be the downfall for Benson — losing to Morenci at home on Tuesday, Feb. 18 in the final game of the state championship play-in tournament 62-58.
SAN PEDRO VALLEY — Dust off the chairs, grab the sunflower seeds and break out the sunscreen, prep spring sports are underway.
PRESCOTT — Clayson Goodwin captured a fourth consecutive state wrestling championship and Clayton Sherman also earned a state title to lead a handful of Bobcats grapplers in the state tournament.
ST. DAVID — The St. David Tigers girls basketball team showed why they are in first place in the 1A state ranking on Friday, defeating Mohave Accelerated 72-16 in front of the Tigers’ home court fans in the regional tournament.
The St. David Tigers went into overtime against the visiting NFL YET College Prep Academy Eagles on Friday, Feb. 14 in the regional tournament but came up short 79-77 for their final game of the 2019-20 season.
BENSON — The annual American Legion Vicente Manzo Post 45 Al Reyes Memorial Golf Tournament is just around the corner.
REGION — With the 2019-2020 basketball regular season all wrapped up, the Benson and St. David high school’s girls and boys teams have their eyes on the playoffs.
WILLCOX — Benson and St. David high school’s wrestling teams were two of 15 schools to compete in the Division 4 section 2 wrestling sectional tournament Saturday, with a trip to state on the line.
REGION — Some of the local football teams will see familiar faces in the fall while others will not.
ST. DAVID — Pima snapped St. David’s 5-game winning streak Monday with a 61-38 victory on their home court.
ST. DAVID — The perfect season was ruined Tuesday night as the St. David High School girls basketball team lost their first game of the 2019-2020 campaign in Pima.
BENSON — Benson High School’s boys basketball team’s offense couldn’t be disrupted in their 55-37 win over Tombstone on Friday.
TOMBSTONE — The Benson High School girls basketball team snapped a two-game losing streak Friday night with a 52-20 win over visiting Tombstone High School.
REGION — The tough times keep coming for the Benson High School boys basketball team as they went 1-2 in their last three games.