Tuscon hosted the Special Olympics State Basketball competition recently.
Speedy Longhorn tailback taking it to next level
He raced 60 yards for a touchdown the first time he ran the football in a varsity game.
Filling in for older sister, sophomore fans 15 to beat last year’s state strikeout champion
It was supposed to be a showdown between two of the top players in the state from last season.
Host Blue Ridge today in $5 carne asada fundraiser
A Payson High baseball team reeling from three consecutive heartbreaking defeats righted the ship with three big victories last week.
Outdoors Under the Rim
In the last month, two life-long outdoorsmen passed away that made a lasting impact on the fishing and hunting fraternity in the Rim Country.
Tim Hughes shot a 65.7 to win the A Flight crown in the Payson Men’s Golf Association Individual Low Net Tournament on March 30 at Payson Golf Course.
Payson High track and field athletes turned in several impressive performances at the Mogollon Early Season Meet in Heber on Friday, March 25.
Put tough losses behind them with rout of Red Rock
Jake Beeler peered into the home dugout with a big smile.
McGuire leads way with his best round
Payson High’s golf team returned from an 18-day spring break layoff to compete against host Camp Verde and Sedona Red Rock at Verde Santa Fe Golf Course on Tuesday, March 29.
Softball team pounds out a dozen hits
Rust wasn’t a factor.
It appears a good sized contingent of Pine Strawberry School archery team members will be advancing to the national tournament but the names will not be known for at least another week to give coaches, who have been on spring break, the time needed to check qualifying scores and other criteria.
Camp Verde hands Payson third one-run loss
Some losses hurt worse than others.
The Arizona Diamondbacks open the season with a seven-game homestand beginning Monday night at 6:40 against the Colorado Rockies.
Larry Smith fired a 75 to win the low gross title in the Payson Men’s Golf Association Low Net-One Low Gross Tournament on Wednesday, March 23 at Payson Golf Course.
Outdoors Under the Rim
The rifles and archery equipment from the hunting seasons have probably been stored in the closet not to be used again until early fall. It’s time to head to your favorite lake or stream and try out that new fishing equipment or your favorite rod and reel.