ELFRIDA — For Valley Union senior Zeke Stewart there is nothing more enjoyable to him that being on the basketball court.
ELFRIDA — Facing a must-win situation if they hope to make the 1A state playoffs which begin March 5, the Valley Union Blue Devils knocked off the San Manuel Miners 52-36 Thursday night in a 1A South regional game.
ELFRIDA — Valley Union’s basketball games with St. David and Desert Christian that had been scheduled for last weekend but were canceled due to COVID-19 tracing have been rescheduled.
PATAGONIA — Four days after playing Patagonia in Elfrida where the Valley Union’s boys and girls basketball teams were both defeated, the same two teams were back on the court Tuesday for a conference rematch, this time on the Lobos home court.
ELFRIDA — Valley Union’s girls basketball team, ranked ninth in the latest AZPrep 365.com 1A polls, had its three game winning streak snapped Friday in a 31-26 non-conference loss to the 22nd ranked Patagonia Lobos.
ELFRIDA — The Valley Union boys and girls basketball teams were each victorious Tuesday night, knocking off San Simon in their respective games.
ELFRIDA — It was another buzzer beating win for the Valley Union boys basketball team, which knocked off the Fort Thomas Apaches 51-50 Tuesday night.
ELFRIDA — Zeke Stewart’s basket as time expired Monday night lifted the Valley Union Blue Devils to a thrilling come-from-behind 38-35 win over the Tombstone Yellow Jackets.
ELFRIDA — The start of Valley Union’s basketball season has been delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
ELFRIDA — It’s often been said there is more to coaching than wins and losses. Valley Union first-year head coach Brandon Gilbreth is a classic example of that.
COUNTY — St. David’s Logan Davis, Jake Goodman and Talon Haynie took three of the four top 1A South all-region honors where the honorees were announced last week.
COUNTY — When the 1A South post season volleyball honors were announced recently, the two-time state champion St. David Tigers had a majority of the accolades.
COUNTY — Due to the increase in COVID-19 cases throughout the county and in particular in Douglas, the break in winter sports at Douglas High School has been extended until Dec. 24.
PHOENIX — The Valley Union Blue Devils saw their volleyball season end Friday after being defeated in three straight games by the Leading Edge Academy Spartans in the first round of the 1A volleyball state playoffs.
ELFRIDA — For the second straight year, the Valley Union Blue Devils are making a return trip to the 1A state volleyball playoffs.
COUNTY — Volleyball teams across the state are gearing up for the start of the postseason, which begins on Tuesday. Cochise County will be represented by seven teams.
DUNCAN — Valley Union running back Jacob Sonke ran for 353 yards on 21 carries, scored all four of Valley Union’s touchdowns and had a 2-point conversion carry in a 60-26 loss to the Duncan Wildkats Friday.
DUNCAN — The Valley Union Blue Devils closed out their football season Friday night with a 60-26 loss to the Duncan Wildkats.
BISBEE — The Bisbee Pumas had reason to celebrate after beating Valley Union 3-0 on Senior Night Monday.
Valley Union’s 1A South game with Fort Thomas that was scheduled for tonight was cancelled after one of the Apache players was diagnosed with COVID-19.
ELFRIDA — Valley Union’s volleyball team was celebrating Tuesday night after taking three straight games from previously unbeaten San Simon on Senior Night for the Blue Devils.
The path to Valley Union running back Jacob Sonke’s state record setting performance has not been an easy one.
ELFRIDA — Coming off a big win the previous week which included a state record setting performance from senior Jacob Sonke, the Valley Union Blue Devils were confident in their ability to battle unbeaten San Manuel Friday on what was homecoming as well as Senior Night for Valley Union.
ELFRIDA — It was homecoming and Senior Night for the Valley Union Blue Devils who were hosting the unbeaten San Manuel Miners Friday, but the home team would not have much to celebrate by the end of the game.
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ELFRIDA — What can only be described as a “rough week” for the Valley Union volleyball team ended on a high note Thursday when the Blue Devils swept the Patagonia Lobos 3-0 in three straight games.
ELFRIDA — A group of parents and players from the Valley Union varsity volleyball team met with coaches and administrators Monday evening to address concerns they have over the treatment by head coach Jenn Casady toward her team.
COUNTY — Two weeks after leaving the field in an ambulance with what many thought was a season ending injury, Jacob Sonke, running back for the Valley Union Blue Devils, had a game he will remember forever as he ran for 532 yards on 34 carries and scored all seven of Valley Union’s touchdown…
Those in the San Pedro Valley fared well Friday night. Benson defended their hope field with a victory over Miami while St. David shutout Valley Union in Elfrida.
ELFRIDA — The St. David Tigers won their second straight game of the season Friday shutting out the Valley Union Blue Devils 45-0 in a 1A South showdown.
ELFRIDA — Robby Gooding’s 82-yard kickoff return to start the game sparked the St. David Tigers to their second straight win in what resulted in a 45-0 shutout over the Valley Union Blue Devils in 1A South showdown Friday night.
ELFRIDA — Playing their fifth straight volleyball match on the road, the defending 1A state champion St. David Tigers overcame a slow start and battled back from an opening game loss to defeat the Valley Union Blue Devils 3-1 in a non-conference match Thursday.
ELFRIDA — Valley Union’s inexperience of playing high school football was evident Friday in its season opener against a senior loaded team from Superior that went all the way to the 1A state finals last year.
ELFRIDA — The Valley Union Blue Devils kicked off their season Friday night losing 54-0 to a senior loaded team from Superior that went all the way to the 1A state finals last year.
TOMBSTONE — The Yellow Jackets volleyball team rebounded from their season opening loss with a straight set win over visiting Valley Union Thursday night at Tombstone High School.
WILLCOX — The 1A Valley Union Lady Devils kicked off the 2020 volleyball season Tuesday night with an impressive 3-1 non-conference win over the 2A Willcox Cowgirls.
ELFRIDA — A sense of excitement in the air as the Valley Union Lady Devils anxiously await the start of the upcoming volleyball season.
COUNTY — Roughly 27 miles separate Valley Union High School in Elfrida and Douglas High School. On Tuesday, Valley Union resumed official athletics while Douglas coaches, players and administrators braced themselves for another boarding meeting, Wednesday, to decide their fate.