Sports

Subscribe

Tease photo

Turning lose, lose into win, win, win

More Than a Game

When two sides with open minds seek a solution, anything is possible.

Tease photo

Payson Little League officials crying foul

Town defends decision that forced tournament to leave

Hope turned to disappointment last week when Payson Little League officials said they got booted from Rumsey Park to make way for another scheduled tournament.

Tease photo

Eggen wins

Stan Eggen was closest to the pin on two different holes en route to posting a net score of 64 in winning the A Flight in the Payson Men’s Golf Association’s Individual Low Net Tournament at Payson Golf Course on July 6.

Tease photo

Monsoon impacting fishing conditions on Roosevelt Lake

Rim Country Fishing Report

The USDA and the Forest Service will be accepting input on the proposed Four Forest Restoration Initiative during public meetings on July 14th at the Frontier Conference Room in Show Low and July 21 at the Julia Randall Elementary School in Payson. Both meetings will be 6-8 p.m.

Tease photo

Lights, camera, ACTION

Playing field upgrades paying off for Payson

Lights, camera, action.

Tease photo

Softball tourney expected to bring more than 2,000 to Payson this weekend

If you figured the crowds from the valley would die down following the busy Fourth of July festivities in Payson, think again.

Tease photo

He wants to win it all

The first time Denton Petersen tried steer wrestling, it didn’t go so well. The horse stepped on him, chipping the youngster’s shinbone.

Tease photo

Payson Little League teams in statewide tourneys

Payson’s Little League Senior All-Star Baseball team won the District 1 championship in Winslow last week to advance to the state tournament in Nogales.

Tease photo

Calving elk pose driving hazard

Outdoors Under the Rim

Payson and the Rim Country is a destination for those who want to see, photograph or hunt the “King of the Forest,” the bull elk.

Tease photo

Sports Briefs

Friday, July 8 is the deadline to sign up for Payson’s Youth Flag Football League.

Tease photo

Dreamy Kiwanis fields now a reality

Little Leaguers play on big league fields thanks to D-backs, Payson upgrades

Many kids dream of playing baseball in a major league park.

Tease photo

Tonto Basin eighth-grader: ‘I was shaking the whole time’

TR Frost overcomes nerves to place 28th in Jr. High National Finals Rodeo

Calm and confident.

Tease photo

Tiger trout becoming popular with Rim Country anglers

Rim Country Fishing Report

The recent talk among Rim Country anglers is the local Rim lakes fishing. Even bass anglers are wanting to get out of the heat and fish the cooler waters on the Rim.

Tease photo

Payson 10-11 Little League baseball falls in District opener; Senior Baseball advances to state

Little League All-Star Tournaments 2016 Payson falls to West Flagstaff in the 10-11 Little League All-Star District 1 Tournament opener at Payson on Friday, July 1. Payson plays again at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 5 at Flagstaff Continental Little League Field. The tournament will be moved to Flagstaff after games at 4 and 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 2 at Rumsey Park because of a scheduling conflict in Payson.

Tease photo

Ted Pettet: the Father of Longhorn Sports

Calling Ted Pettet the “Father of Longhorn Sports” would not be a stretch.