Payson volleyball head coach Desirae Burris and her players jump for joy after the Longhorns close out a win over No. 1-ranked Snowflake at Wilson Dome on Thursday, Sept. 29. See Friday’s Roundup for the story.
Ryan Ricke threw a 26-yard touchdown pass to Angel Jacquez with 17.5 seconds remaining on Friday night to put Payson’s football team in position to tie third-ranked Show Low.
3A East opener tonight at home
For decades the old Class 3A East Region ranked as the best small school football league in the state.
Payson’s volleyball team opened its 3A East schedule with a 3-0 win at Show Low on Tuesday, Sept. 27.
A 4-0 loss to visiting Camp Verde on Sept. 22 left Payson’s girls soccer team 0-4 in power points games.
Ed Bossert and Debbie Nichols beat Sharon and Gary Vaplon in the final round on Sept. 13 to win the Mac Trophy in the summer-long knockout co-ed better ball tournament.
Roaring engines, soaring dust and sprints to the finish line.
Payson’s favorite hometown pro angler, Clifford Pirch, is headed for the Super Bowl of bass fishing.
Lou Manganiello enjoyed a big day at Payson Golf Course on Wednesday, Sept. 21.
The start time for the Arizona Diamondbacks dedication of the two Kiwanis Fields at Rumsey Park has been changed to 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 7.
More Than a Game
When a scrawny shepherd boy in a loincloth faces off against a mighty giant clad in armor, nobody’s going to bet on the kid.
Organizers, racers praise mountain bike event
The 2016 Fire on the Rim Mountain Bike Race will go down as the finest in the four-year history of the event.
Rim Country Fishing Report
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is now accepting online applications for the 2017 spring hunt permit tags for turkey, javelina, bison and bear.
Many young cowboys and cowgirls converged on Payson Event Center last weekend to begin a new season of high school and junior high rodeo.
The Longhorns finally played their first home girls soccer game on Tuesday, welcoming Chino Valley to Rumsey Park.