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Mingus Union athletes of the year: After transferring from Sedona, Zielinski led three teams

After transferring form Sedona Red Rock Nikki Zielinski became one of Mingus Union’s best athletes ever.

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Mingus Union athletes of the year: DeVore qualified for State in eight track events plus cross country

Mingus Union cross country and track and field star Hannah DeVore finished the season on several high notes.

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Mingus Union athletes of the year: Football and baseball’s Link enjoys dream senior season

Mingus Union football and baseball player Justin Link’s school year started on a high note, a trend that would continue through May.

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Nine Camp Verde softball players earn Central Region recognition

The 2A Central All-Region team stockpiled Camp Verde High softball players.

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Seven Canyons hosting golf legend Weiskopf and Steinke for next Fireside Chat

Seven Canyons’ latest in their Fireside Chat Series is bringing golf legend Tom Weiskopf and prominent sports journalist Brad Steinke to town.

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Camp Verde’s Decker signs with Loras College in Iowa

Camp Verde High senior basketball player Chase Decker is taking his talents east.

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Five Mingus softball players earn All-Grand Canyon honors

Five Mingus Union softball players made the All-Region team, with senior Nikki Zielinski winning Grand Canyon Player of the Year.

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Zielinski, Link win United States Marines Distinguished Athlete Award

Mingus Union seniors racked up almost $4.5 million in scholarships and Marauder athletes earned a lot of that.

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The bittersweet departure of UA’s winningest player of all time

As an 18-year-old, Dušan Ristic nearly accepted a professional basketball contract to play for one of the best teams in Europe, Belgrade’s “Red Star.” Before he could say yes, University of Arizona head coach Sean Miller called him and asked him to play for the Wildcats.

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Young joins former rival as defensive coordinator

Former Mingus Union football, baseball, boys basketball, girls basketball, softball and track and field coach Bob Young took his talents south. Young recently accepted the defensive coordinator job at Scottsdale Notre Dame Prep.

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Five Camp Verde baseball named All-Central Region

Six Camp Verde High baseball players earned region recognition.

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Commentary: Verde Valley baseball coaches shockingly lose coach of the year awards

Yo Lee Williams and Northland Prep, I’m really happy for you, Imma let you finish but Verde Valley had one of the best coaching performances of all time!

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West Coast Advantage hosting basketball camp next month at Mingus

Young basketball players will have a chance to hone their skills at Mingus Union next month.

Camp Verde summer camps coming up soon

British Soccer Camp

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Five Mingus baseball players named All-Grand Canyon

Mingus Union baseball was well represented on the All-Grand Canyon team with five players and three on the first team.

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Holdgrafer caps season with more PRs at the Meet of Champions

Camp Verde High junior Christopher Holdgrafer finished the season in style, continuing the success he had at the State meet.

Bagdad baseball conquers Williams, advances to 1A title game Monday

GOODYEAR – Will the Bagdad baseball team’s state-title drought be broken? Well, this just might be the Sultans’ year.

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Keeping NFL dreams alive: Indoor football offers stage

MESA — The odds of a college athlete making it to the NFL are slimmer than ever. In 2016, just 1.5 percent of college football players were drafted by the league, a 2017 NCAA study revealed.

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DeVore, Babcock shine at Arizona Meet of Champions

Babcock breaks Mingus school record for 800 meters

Mingus Union High School’s Hannah DeVore and Meg Babcock closed out their 2018 seasons Thursday at the annual Arizona Meet of Champions with the fastest races of their lives.

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Camp Verde softball finishes second in state

No. 2 Cowboys fall to No. 1 and defending state champion Benson in title game at ASU

TEMPE — Camp Verde High’s comeback and state championship bid came up just short against defending state champion Benson.

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Commentary: Future bright for young Camp Verde softball

TEMPE — Of course there were tears shed after Camp Verde High softball lost in the state championship game to Benson.

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Mingus track and field's Dandy Dozen

12 Mingus tracksters honored for maintaining perfect grades during season

COTTONWOOD – They’re fast. They’re smart

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Streck, DeVore, Babcock all claim state track championships for Marauders

Juniors Kendrew Streck and Meg Babcock and senior Hannah DeVore won state championships at the AIA track and field Division III state championship meet last week at Mesa Community College.

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Holdgrafer leads charge for Camp Verde at state track championships

Half the Cowboys that went to the AIA track and field Division IV state championship meet last week at Mesa Community College put up personal bests and both of them did it more than once.

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Camp Verde girls play for softball state championship tonight

Camp Verde High softball punched its ticket to the state championship game with a 3-0 win over Willcox on Saturday.