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Larry Smith wins men’s golf Mixed Bag

Larry Smith posted a 62.1 score to win the A Flight championship in the Payson Men’s Golf Association Mixed Bag-Low Net Tournament on the back nine at Payson Golf Course on April 20. Lou Manganiello was the runner-up at 64.3.

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Young softball team putting it all together

Horns carry 11-game win streak into final 3 games

Expectations change.

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Softball squad pounds Central 20-2

Payson beat visiting Phoenix Central 20-2 in a four-inning mercy stopped early because of the run rule on Monday, April 18.

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Longhorns locked in wild 10-10 baseball slugfest in Holbrook

Suspended after 10 inn. by darkness

Payson’s baseball team is tied up in a wild game in Holbrook.

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Payson Rotarian Track Meet turns 50 on Saturday

Few things stay the same over five decades.

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Foursome wins golf tourney by one shot

Stan Eggen, Herb Sherman, John Rikala and Dennis Schwebs teamed up to win the Payson Men’s Golf Association ABCD – Poker Tournament at Payson Golf Course on April 13.

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Horns show heart in pulling out thriller

They might have been demoralized.

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Mingus beats Payson 13-5

COTTONWOOD – Ruben Estrada collected three hits, including a home run, and Koy Duran also had three hits, but it wasn’t enough as host Cottonwood Mingus knocked the Longhorns out of first place in (Div. 3) Section 1 with a 13-5 thrashing on Friday, April 15.

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Longhorns shoot down Mt. Graham crown

McGuire leads a PHS trio finishing in the top 6

Payson’s young golf team keeps improving.

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Surging softball team

Longhorns soar in rankings

Don’t look now but Payson’s young softball team is on fire.

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Green Valley trout stocking nearly done

A Fly on the Water

One of the joys of living in Payson is that we can fish for trout all year.

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Payson wildlife manager honored

Outdoors Under the Rim

It is always gratifying to hear of success stories from the graduates of Payson High School when they enter the careers of their choice. Obviously, there have been many.

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Jessie Smith wins PMGA Masters

Jessie Smith won the Payson Men’s Golf Association’s Individual Masters Choice Tournament on April 6.

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Baseball thriller

Payson's baseball team rallied for a thrilling 5-4 victory over rival Show Low on Wednesday night.

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Sanchez resigns as boys hoops coach

After watching Payson High’s varsity boys basketball team make four head coaching changes in the previous seven seasons, Joe Sanchez hoped to bring some consistency to the program when he took over as the Longhorns head coach before the 2011-12 season.