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New book chronicles the 1949-50 Waterloo Hawks in the NBA’s first season and features Camp Verde legend Wayne See

Not only did the National Basketball Association feature a team in Waterloo, Iowa in its inaugural season, Camp Verdean Wayne See was a big part of that first season.

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No. 1 Salpointe Catholic trounces No. 9 Mingus Union, 62-22

TUCSON — Top ranked Tucson Salpointe Catholic’s barrage of big plays was too much for Mingus Union football in the state elite eight.

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Mingus football faces No. 1 Salpointe in state elite eight

After opening the state tournament with a familiar opponent, Mingus Union football faces new, powerful foe.

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Mingus boys swim finishes in eighth place at State, girls finish 12th

PARADISE VALLEY — Personal and school records fell as Mingus Union swimming earned a pair of top 12 finishes at State. On Saturday 17 Marauders competed at the Division III Swim and Dive Championship at Phoenix Country Day School. The boys finished eighth place and the girls in 12th.

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Camp Verde cross country improves in coach Castillo’s inaugural season

Camp Verde High cross country wrapped up head coach David Castillo’s first season at the helm last week at Sectionals.

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Mingus seals the deal: Marauders move forward in state playoffs with come-from-behind win over Bradshaw

Once again Mingus Union football ended a “curse” in a game against Bradshaw Mountain.

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Solid season finish for Camp Verde cross country runners

Camp Verde High cross country’s crop of new runners continued to impress at Sectionals.

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Slew of Mingus swimmers set to make splash at state meet

A larger-than-normal group of Mingus Union swimmers are headed to the state meet.

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Improving and new look Camp Verde cross country heads to Sectionals

After a season of meets across the state and with some new runners, Camp Verde High cross country heads to Sectionals.

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Mingus boys basketball hosting camp for kids

Young ballers will get a chance to hone their skills at the Mingus HS Basketball Veterans Day Camp.

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Mingus edges Prescott to win second consecutive region title

Marauders win their third section or region championship in the last four years

PRESCOTT — Mingus Union first year head football coach Robert Ortiz said he isn’t a big fan of birthdays but Marauders gave him a grand sized present.

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No. 9 Marauders get rematch date with Bradshaw

Mingus Union football will face a familiar foe in the state tournament.

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Sports briefs: Mingus and Camp Verde volleyball suffer tough losses

Mingus Union volleyball closed out the season with a narrow loss at home to Lee Williams.

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After tumultuous season, UA basketball returns with zero starters, numerous questions

TUCSON – A different atmosphere surrounds the Arizona men’s basketball program this season.

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Mingus football faces Prescott for Grand Canyon title

Mingus Union football travels south for the de facto Grand Canyon Region championship game and for what may be a must win contest.

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Maury Wills to throw out first pitch at Camp Verde’s Vintage Base Ball opening day

CAMP VERDE – On Saturday, Nov. 3, come watch a free Vintage Base Ball Exhibition at Fort Verde State Historic Park on Hollamon Street.

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Camp Verde boys soccer falls to Show Low in state quarterfinals

For the second straight year Camp Verde High boys soccer season ended at the hands of a familiar foe.

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Babcock, Rogers pace Mingus effort in Bradshaw Invite

Mingus Union came home with five medalists at Saturday’s Bradshaw Mountain Cross Country Invitational.

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Mingus Union’s Turner finishes 56th, Daher 75th at boys golf state tournament

Mingus Union gentlemen’s golf notched a couple of top 75 finishes at the rain shortened state championships.

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Camp Verde boys soccer faces Show Low in first round of playoffs

Camp Verde High boys soccer will get its Show Low rematch, in the quarterfinals of the state tournament.

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Nelson led Marauders extend win streak over Flagstaff

Mingus Union sets up de facto region championship game at Prescott in regular season finale

FLAGSTAFF — In football “carrying the load” is a phrase that generally refers to player getting a lot of carries or constituting most of the team’s offense.

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Tanner, Daher representing Mingus golf at state tourney

Mingus Union gentleman’s golf will send two players south to the state tournament this week.

Sports briefs Oct. 21

Camp Verde football falls in season finale

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Romanska runs three-day Grand Circle Trailfest in Kanab

In the beginning of October, Magdalena Romanska, owner of the Be Fit Fit Training Studio in VOC and Realtor® at the Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International in Sedona, participated in the three-day Grand Circle Trailfest. The event’s headquarters were in Kanab, where the organizers build a “tent city” to host the runners. Festivities, expo, night time movies, s’mores, and massages were all located right there to the delight of the relatively spoiled athletes.

NAU men’s hoops picked to finish 11th in Big Sky preseason polls

FLAGSTAFF – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team has been slotted at No. 11 in both the Big Sky Preseason coaches and media polls, which were released by conference officials on Thursday.