Sports

Mar 092016
 

By Greg Perkins Hosting Window Rock on Saturday afternoon proved to be slightly more than a practice for the Holbrook Roadrunners, who no hit the Scouts in a 17-0 shutout win. Holbrook scored 11 first inning runs, setting the tone for the overmatched visitors. Playing with the big early lead the Birds added just two Read More…






Mar 092016
 
Special Young Barrel Racer  Honored At SWJRA Banquet

Photo courtesy of the Spencer family Thomas Spencer (left), pictured here with her father Ted Spencer, was recently honored by the South West Junior Rodeo Association for her ranking in the Girls’ Junior Barrel Racing Division. By Linda Kor Aaliyah Spencer, a 14-year-old Bird Springs girl, is the first disabled barrel racer to compete in Read More…






Mar 092016
 

By Greg Perkins The Holbrook Lady Roadrunners went 1-3 in four games played at the ninth annual Krystin Diehl Softball Tournament held last Friday and Saturday in Maricopa. Friday saw the Lady Birds pick up their only win of the tournament with an 8-6 victory sandwiched between losses to La Joya and Page. Holbrook played Read More…






Mar 092016
 

By Greg Perkins Holbrook’s track season officially kicked off last Friday at the Desert Classic in Queen Creek. The teams had somewhat of a practice meet in Winslow on Wednesday, but the Desert Classic was their first large meet. The Lady Roadrunners finished 16th in the 22-team field with six team points, but the Roadrunners Read More…






Mar 092016
 

By Greg Perkins After winning their first game of the season against Mogollon, the Wildcats traveled to Phoenix Country Day School to play in the Desert Classic. Joseph City lost all four games, with only the first being close. Facing Tonopah Valley in the tournament opener, the Cats fell 7-6 despite getting a big game Read More…






Mar 092016
 

By Sam Conner The Winslow connections to a star athlete at Kingman High School are many. The athlete is Desirae Gonzalez. She is the daughter of Danny and Missy Gonzalez, who are teachers at Kingman High School and who have coached Desirae the past seven years in high school, junior high school and elementary school. Read More…






Mar 092016
 

By Greg Perkins Snowflake opened the 2016 baseball season with a 10-2 home diamond win over Camelback last Tuesday. The Lobos followed that up with a 1-3 performance at the Panther Invitational held over the weekend. Following an opening win over the host team Amphitheater on Thursday, the Lobos dropped three one-run games, losing to Read More…






Mar 092016
 

By Greg Perkins Snowflake opened the softball season with a split in the first two regular season games last week. Hosting Winslow last Monday, the Lady Lobos gave up four second inning runs to the Lady Bulldogs and never could catch up. They trimmed the lead in half in the bottom of the third with Read More…






Mar 092016
 

By Greg Perkins Competing in the first large invitational meet of the young track season Snowflake finished fifth in the boys’ division and 12th in the girls’ at the Desert Classic meet last Friday in Queen Creek. Queen Creek took top honors for the boys, with Desert Ridge in second place; Basha, third; Gilbert, fourth; Read More…






Mar 092016
 

By Sam Conner The Flagstaff Eagles defeated the Winslow Bulldogs 10-4 in a March 1 game that went an extra inning. Winslow got excellent pitching from Matt Ramos, who worked the first seven innings, giving up four runs on 11 hits and three walks. He did not figure in the decision, as the loss went Read More…