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  • El Tri upsets Germany in opening World Cup Match

    El Tri upsets Germany in opening World Cup Match

    Monday, June 18 2018 8:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 12:00:30 GMT

    MOSCOW (AP) - Germany became the third defending champion in the last 16 years to lose its opening match at the World Cup, falling to Mexico 1-0 Sunday.

    MOSCOW (AP) - Germany became the third defending champion in the last 16 years to lose its opening match at the World Cup, falling to Mexico 1-0 Sunday.

  • Diamondbacks blow 9th inning lead, drop finale to Mets

    Diamondbacks blow 9th inning lead, drop finale to Mets

    Monday, June 18 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-06-18 04:53:04 GMT

    PHOENIX (AP) - Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera homered off Brad Boxberger in a four-run ninth inning and the Mets rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 on Sunday.

    PHOENIX (AP) - Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera homered off Brad Boxberger in a four-run ninth inning and the Mets rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 on Sunday.

  • Diamondbacks drop game to Mets at home

    Diamondbacks drop game to Mets at home

    Sunday, June 17 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-06-17 14:00:15 GMT

    PHOENIX (AP) - Michael Conforto homered and drove in four runs, Steven Matz pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the New York Mets beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Saturday night.

    PHOENIX (AP) - Michael Conforto homered and drove in four runs, Steven Matz pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the New York Mets beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Saturday night.

  • Arizona softball lands grad transfer

    Arizona softball lands grad transfer

    Sunday, June 17 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-06-17 14:00:15 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats are shopping on the transfer market for the second straight season, picking up a grad transfer first baseman from the University of Missouri. According to a tweet from Rylee Pierce, she's committed to transfer to play for Mike Candrea next season.

    The Arizona Wildcats are shopping on the transfer market for the second straight season, picking up a grad transfer first baseman from the University of Missouri. According to a tweet from Rylee Pierce, she's committed to transfer to play for Mike Candrea next season.

  • Arizona baseball players pick up regional awards

    Arizona baseball players pick up regional awards

    Saturday, June 16 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-06-16 04:56:10 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Sophomore third baseman Nick Quintana was named to the ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division 1 West All-Region First-Team on Wednesday morning.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Sophomore third baseman Nick Quintana was named to the ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division 1 West All-Region First-Team on Wednesday morning.

  • Authorities searching for missing Tucson teenager

    Authorities searching for missing Tucson teenager

    Saturday, June 16 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-06-16 04:19:08 GMT

    The Pima County Sheriff's Department is looking for a missing Tucson teen.

     

    The Pima County Sheriff's Department is looking for a missing Tucson teen.

     

  • Arizona picks up local OL commit

    Arizona picks up local OL commit

    Friday, June 15 2018 8:00 AM EDT2018-06-15 12:00:31 GMT
    Source: Marana High School/TwitterSource: Marana High School/Twitter
    Source: Marana High School/TwitterSource: Marana High School/Twitter

    Marana offensive lineman Jordan Morgan has committed to play football at Arizona, according to a tweet from new Marana head football coach Louie Ramirez.

    Marana offensive lineman Jordan Morgan has committed to play football at Arizona, according to a tweet from new Marana head football coach Louie Ramirez.

  • Diamondbacks open series with win over Mets

    Diamondbacks open series with win over Mets

    Friday, June 15 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-06-15 04:43:20 GMT

    PHOENIX (AP) - David Peralta hit a pair of solo homers, Matt Koch pitched six effective innings in a combined four-hitter and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the New York Mets 6-3 on Thursday night.

    PHOENIX (AP) - David Peralta hit a pair of solo homers, Matt Koch pitched six effective innings in a combined four-hitter and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the New York Mets 6-3 on Thursday night.

  • Tucson coaching great Jeff Scurran goes to Agua Prieta to help needy kids in Mexico

    Tucson coaching great Jeff Scurran goes to Agua Prieta to help needy kids in Mexico

    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-06-14 04:20:58 GMT

    Tucson-area football coaching great Jeff Scurran recently delivered new uniforms and a $2,000 check to a group of 5 & 6 years from Agua Prieta, Sonora (a town directly south of Douglas, Arizona).

    Tucson-area football coaching great Jeff Scurran recently delivered new uniforms and a $2,000 check to a group of 5 & 6 years from Agua Prieta, Sonora (a town directly south of Douglas, Arizona).

  • Chicanos Por La Causa recognizes Tucson leaders at 38th anniversary dinner

    Chicanos Por La Causa recognizes Tucson leaders at 38th anniversary dinner

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-06-13 14:07:02 GMT

    One of Arizona's longest running non profit organization is honoring a group of local community leaders from the Tucson area this Thursday at the Desert Diamond Casino in Sahuarita.

    One of Arizona's longest running non profit organization is honoring a group of local community leaders from the Tucson area this Thursday at the Desert Diamond Casino in Sahuarita.

  • Hittin' his border ranch: Bob Baffert's Horse Racing Legacy

    Hittin' his border ranch: Bob Baffert's Horse Racing Legacy

    Monday, June 11 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-06-11 15:05:10 GMT
    1980 -- Courtesy: Rillito Park Racetrack1980 -- Courtesy: Rillito Park Racetrack
    1980 -- Courtesy: Rillito Park Racetrack1980 -- Courtesy: Rillito Park Racetrack

    After his horse "Justify" won the Belmont Stakes and solidified his second triple crown, Nogales native Bob Baffert has solidified his place in horse racing history. Here's an in-depth-look at Bob Baffert's legacy as a trainer, with shots of his upbringing near the Mexico border:

    After his horse "Justify" won the Belmont Stakes and solidified his second triple crown, Nogales native Bob Baffert has solidified his place in horse racing history. Here's an in-depth-look at Bob Baffert's legacy as a trainer, with shots of his upbringing near the Mexico border:

  • Nogales native Bob Baffert's horse wins triple crown again

    Nogales native Bob Baffert's horse wins triple crown again

    Sunday, June 10 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-06-10 05:04:47 GMT

    Nogales high school grad and U of A alum Bob Baffert's horse has just taken home the Triple Crown.    His horse "Justify" just took home first place in the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes. We'll have complete coverage on News 4 Tucson at 5:30 and 10 p.m. 

    Nogales high school grad and U of A alum Bob Baffert's horse has just taken home the Triple Crown.    His horse "Justify" just took home first place in the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes. We'll have complete coverage on News 4 Tucson at 5:30 and 10 p.m. 

  • Nogales/Tucson boxer Oscar Valdez's recovery

    Nogales/Tucson boxer Oscar Valdez's recovery

    Wednesday, April 4 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-04-04 15:00:16 GMT

    Here's more on the recovery of Nogales-born, Tucson-raised, unbeaten WBO Champion of the World Oscar Valdez.   Also, a boxer with Tucson ties may get to fight "Triple G" on Cinco de Mayo now that Canelo Alvarez has announced he will not take part in the bout. 

    Here's more on the recovery of Nogales-born, Tucson-raised, unbeaten WBO Champion of the World Oscar Valdez.   Also, a boxer with Tucson ties may get to fight "Triple G" on Cinco de Mayo now that Canelo Alvarez has announced he will not take part in the bout. 

  • Cats trail by double digits to OSU, but come back for win

    Cats trail by double digits to OSU, but come back for win

    Friday, January 12 2018 10:03 AM EST2018-01-12 15:03:08 GMT

    After trailing by double digits against an underrated Oregon State squad, the Wildcats went on a run to help cut the lead to one at halftime, and, in the 2nd half, 

    After trailing by double digits against an underrated Oregon State squad, the Wildcats went on a run to help cut the lead to one at halftime, and, in the 2nd half, 

  • Rotary International General Secretary bikes in Ride to End Polio at Tour De Tucson

    Rotary International General Secretary bikes in Ride to End Polio at Tour De Tucson

    Saturday, November 18 2017 11:04 AM EST2017-11-18 16:04:04 GMT

    We'll have complete story tonight on KVOA News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m 

    We'll have complete story tonight on KVOA News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m 

  • Fans happy with UA's 7-3 start; Rich Rod discusses Cats turnaround

    Fans happy with UA's 7-3 start; Rich Rod discusses Cats turnaround

    Tuesday, November 14 2017 6:11 PM EST2017-11-14 23:11:53 GMT

    Here's what U of A Coach Rich Rodriguez had to say about the Wildcat's exceeding expectations this season (as-seen-on-KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast):

    Here's what U of A Coach Rich Rodriguez had to say about the Wildcat's exceeding expectations this season (as-seen-on-KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast):

  • UA baseball coach discusses '18 signing class including Tucson High, Sahuarita stars

    UA baseball coach discusses '18 signing class including Tucson High, Sahuarita stars

    Friday, November 10 2017 2:01 PM EST2017-11-10 19:01:28 GMT

    Coach Jay Johnson talked about his "Signing Day" Class for 2018. It's heavy on pitchers, and includes an Arizona flair (including two players from the Tucson-area).  Coach Johnson says there'll be more players added to the list in the coming days/weeks.   You can hear from Coach Johnson on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.   Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Baseball 2018 Signing Class Information - Coach Jay Johnson and the Wildcats have officia...

    Coach Jay Johnson talked about his "Signing Day" Class for 2018. It's heavy on pitchers, and includes an Arizona flair (including two players from the Tucson-area).  Coach Johnson says there'll be more players added to the list in the coming days/weeks.   You can hear from Coach Johnson on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.   Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Baseball 2018 Signing Class Information - Coach Jay Johnson and the Wildcats have officia...

  • Former UA baseball coach discusses childhood team (Dodgers) and possible WS title

    Former UA baseball coach discusses childhood team (Dodgers) and possible WS title

    Wednesday, November 1 2017 10:14 AM EDT2017-11-01 14:14:04 GMT

    Here's more from the proud Tucsonan, former U of A baseball coach (and 2-time college national champ) Andy Lopez, who grew up cheering for the LA Dodgers.  News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala caught up with him at the Southern Arizona Community Academy, where he's now a mentor. 

    Here's more from the proud Tucsonan, former U of A baseball coach (and 2-time college national champ) Andy Lopez, who grew up cheering for the LA Dodgers.  News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala caught up with him at the Southern Arizona Community Academy, where he's now a mentor. 

  • De La Hoya fighters train at Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center; Cholla grad to make pro boxing debut on Thursday ESPN fight card at Casino Del Sol;

    De La Hoya fighters train at Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center; Cholla grad to make pro boxing debut on Thursday ESPN fight card at Casino Del Sol;

    Wednesday, November 1 2017 1:56 AM EDT2017-11-01 05:56:17 GMT

    In addition to Jesus Soto Karass, the popular former champ from Los Mochis, Sinaloa returning to the ring in Tucson, and unbeaten super featherweight champ Ryan Garcia heading up the fight card on November 2nd at the Casino Del Sol, there'll also be a Southern Arizona flavor. Tucson's very own Christopher "Guero" Gonzalez will make his pro debut against Sierra Vista's Jesus Arevalo.  Here's more on Guero Gonzalez as-seen-on KVOA News 4 Tucson:

    In addition to Jesus Soto Karass, the popular former champ from Los Mochis, Sinaloa returning to the ring in Tucson, and unbeaten super featherweight champ Ryan Garcia heading up the fight card on November 2nd at the Casino Del Sol, there'll also be a Southern Arizona flavor. Tucson's very own Christopher "Guero" Gonzalez will make his pro debut against Sierra Vista's Jesus Arevalo.  Here's more on Guero Gonzalez as-seen-on KVOA News 4 Tucson:

  • Khalil Tate hopes to shine tonight on homecoming for UA vs. Washington St.

    Khalil Tate hopes to shine tonight on homecoming for UA vs. Washington St.

    Saturday, October 28 2017 5:14 PM EDT2017-10-28 21:14:03 GMT

    Arizona is gunning for payback in this Saturday's matchup against Washington State. Here's UA sophomore QB Khalil Tate in a News 4 Tucson sportscast talking about the Cats' plans for revenge: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Football Quick Hits: » Arizona is 57-37-5 playing in its annual Homecoming game. Saturday will be the 100th Homecoming game in UA history. » The Wildcats have won three straight Pac-12 games for the first time since 2014. » ...

    Arizona is gunning for payback in this Saturday's matchup against Washington State. Here's UA sophomore QB Khalil Tate in a News 4 Tucson sportscast talking about the Cats' plans for revenge: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Football Quick Hits: » Arizona is 57-37-5 playing in its annual Homecoming game. Saturday will be the 100th Homecoming game in UA history. » The Wildcats have won three straight Pac-12 games for the first time since 2014. » ...

  • Arizona softball ends fall training unbeaten; Highlights from Hillenbrandt

    Arizona softball ends fall training unbeaten; Highlights from Hillenbrandt

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 11:04 AM EDT2017-10-18 15:04:07 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcat softball team closed off its fall series of games unbeaten, after knocking off Central Arizona 6-0.  Here's highlights from KVOA's Tuesday sportscast: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona softball head coach Mike Candrea announced updates to his coaching staff on Tuesday, bringing on former Wildcat All-American pitcher and 2007 Women's College World Series MVP Taryne Mowatt as pitching coach. Stacy Iveson has chosen t...

    The Arizona Wildcat softball team closed off its fall series of games unbeaten, after knocking off Central Arizona 6-0.  Here's highlights from KVOA's Tuesday sportscast: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona softball head coach Mike Candrea announced updates to his coaching staff on Tuesday, bringing on former Wildcat All-American pitcher and 2007 Women's College World Series MVP Taryne Mowatt as pitching coach. Stacy Iveson has chosen t...

  • UofA's Allonzo Trier added to prestigious pre-season list for Jerry West Award

    UofA's Allonzo Trier added to prestigious pre-season list for Jerry West Award

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 10:09 AM EDT2017-10-18 14:09:05 GMT

    Arizona junior guard Allonzo Trier has even more to look forward to this upcoming season.   Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has announced its Jerry West Award Preseason Watch List, and Arizona junior Allonzo Trier has been included as one of 20 players nominated for the award given to the top shooting guard in college basketball. Trier joins USC's De'Anthony Melton as the only Pac-12 players on the list. Trier ca...

    Arizona junior guard Allonzo Trier has even more to look forward to this upcoming season.   Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has announced its Jerry West Award Preseason Watch List, and Arizona junior Allonzo Trier has been included as one of 20 players nominated for the award given to the top shooting guard in college basketball. Trier joins USC's De'Anthony Melton as the only Pac-12 players on the list. Trier ca...

  • Zona Highlights: Behind another big game from QB Tate, UA beats UCLA 47-30

    Zona Highlights: Behind another big game from QB Tate, UA beats UCLA 47-30

    Monday, October 16 2017 4:02 PM EDT2017-10-16 20:02:29 GMT

    Arizona's defense held UCLA scoreless in the first quarter, and 18-year-old quarterback Khalil Tate had another incredible game as the Wildcats beat UCLA for the first time in 6 years.   Final score: 47-30. Khalil Tate rushed for 230 yards and 2 TD's and helped the Wildcats move the ball all evening.  Please tune in to News 4 Tucson at 10 pm for complete highlights.

    Arizona's defense held UCLA scoreless in the first quarter, and 18-year-old quarterback Khalil Tate had another incredible game as the Wildcats beat UCLA for the first time in 6 years.   Final score: 47-30. Khalil Tate rushed for 230 yards and 2 TD's and helped the Wildcats move the ball all evening.  Please tune in to News 4 Tucson at 10 pm for complete highlights.

  • Friday Football Fever: Wrapup Week 8 (Oct. 13, 2017)

    Friday Football Fever: Wrapup Week 8 (Oct. 13, 2017)

    Saturday, October 14 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-10-14 20:25:09 GMT

    Welcome to week 8, as Southern Arizona starts to decide which schools are playoff-bound and which schools still have work to do heading into the final weeks of the season.

    Welcome to week 8, as Southern Arizona starts to decide which schools are playoff-bound and which schools still have work to do heading into the final weeks of the season.

  • Complete Friday Football Fever Show below: Cienega & Push Ridge still unbeaten

    Complete Friday Football Fever Show below: Cienega & Push Ridge still unbeaten

    Friday, October 13 2017 4:07 PM EDT2017-10-13 20:07:33 GMT

    Here's the complete high school football show (Oct. 6, 2017) for the Friday Football Fever (as-seen-on-NBC):

    Here's the complete high school football show (Oct. 6, 2017) for the Friday Football Fever (as-seen-on-NBC):

  • USA soccer team eliminated from World Cup in stunning loss

    USA soccer team eliminated from World Cup in stunning loss

    Wednesday, October 11 2017 6:33 PM EDT2017-10-11 22:33:22 GMT
    APAP

    Team USA's soccer team allowed Trinidad & Tobago to win for just the first time in nine outings for World Cup Qualifiers.  After the 2-1 loss, the United States was eliminated from qualifying for the World Cup.  It'll be the first time since 1982 that the USA doesn't take part in the World Cup.  Here's more from the Associated Press: Next year's World Cup won't include the United States.      The Americans were eliminated in their final qualifying ma...

    Team USA's soccer team allowed Trinidad & Tobago to win for just the first time in nine outings for World Cup Qualifiers.  After the 2-1 loss, the United States was eliminated from qualifying for the World Cup.  It'll be the first time since 1982 that the USA doesn't take part in the World Cup.  Here's more from the Associated Press: Next year's World Cup won't include the United States.      The Americans were eliminated in their final qualifying ma...

  • UA QB Khalil Tate named National Player Of Week; Hear from Rich Rod

    UA QB Khalil Tate named National Player Of Week; Hear from Rich Rod

    Wednesday, October 11 2017 6:32 PM EDT2017-10-11 22:32:55 GMT

    After a record-breaking game for the Arizona Wildcats vs. Colorado, 18-year-old quarterback Khalil Tate garnered a number of Player Of The Week votes (many of which were announced on Sunday).  And, it's a no-brainer for the conference as well.  -Tate was also named the Pac-12 player of the week.  Here's the sportscast with U of A Coach Rich Rodriguez's reaction: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona sophomore quarterback Khalil Tate was named the Pac-1...

    After a record-breaking game for the Arizona Wildcats vs. Colorado, 18-year-old quarterback Khalil Tate garnered a number of Player Of The Week votes (many of which were announced on Sunday).  And, it's a no-brainer for the conference as well.  -Tate was also named the Pac-12 player of the week.  Here's the sportscast with U of A Coach Rich Rodriguez's reaction: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona sophomore quarterback Khalil Tate was named the Pac-1...

  • Tucsonan & Ironwood Ridge grad win NASCAR Xfinity race

    Tucsonan & Ironwood Ridge grad win NASCAR Xfinity race

    Tuesday, October 10 2017 5:30 PM EDT2017-10-10 21:30:24 GMT
    #7 Alex Bowman at the driver's meeting#7 Alex Bowman at the driver's meeting

    Former Ironwood Ridge High School standout and proud Tucsonan Alex Bowman had his most memorable weekend to date as a NASCAR driver.  

    Former Ironwood Ridge High School standout and proud Tucsonan Alex Bowman had his most memorable weekend to date as a NASCAR driver.  

  • Friday Football Fever High School matchups

    Friday Football Fever High School matchups

    Friday, October 6 2017 11:10 AM EDT2017-10-06 15:10:09 GMT

    It's another action-packed night in high school football.  

    It's another action-packed night in high school football.  

  • UA alum, Las Vegas victim honored at D-Backs game

    UA alum, Las Vegas victim honored at D-Backs game

    Thursday, October 5 2017 12:04 PM EDT2017-10-05 16:04:04 GMT

    U of A alum Christiana Duarte, who was killed in the  Las Vegas Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting that left 59 dead and nearly 500 injured, was honored this evening at the Arizona Diamondbacks-Colorado Rockies post season game.  

    U of A alum Christiana Duarte, who was killed in the  Las Vegas Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting that left 59 dead and nearly 500 injured, was honored this evening at the Arizona Diamondbacks-Colorado Rockies post season game.  

  • Salpointe Grad Cam Denson's U of A football career appears to have ended

    Salpointe Grad Cam Denson's U of A football career appears to have ended

    Thursday, October 5 2017 11:05 AM EDT2017-10-05 15:05:03 GMT

    After the Arizona football team's practice on Wednesday, October 4th Coach Rich Rodriguez said former Salpointe High standout Cam Denson's foot injuries isn't getting any better and his career at the U of A could be over with.  We'll have more tonight on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m. 

    After the Arizona football team's practice on Wednesday, October 4th Coach Rich Rodriguez said former Salpointe High standout Cam Denson's foot injuries isn't getting any better and his career at the U of A could be over with.  We'll have more tonight on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m. 

  • Hundreds of Tucsonans make 100-kilometer walk/pilgrimage from San Xavier Mission to Magdalena, Sonora

    Hundreds of Tucsonans make 100-kilometer walk/pilgrimage from San Xavier Mission to Magdalena, Sonora

    Sunday, October 1 2017 2:00 AM EDT2017-10-01 06:00:13 GMT

    Following in footsteps of Father Kino. -Do you have any family members that are part of the hundreds of Tucsonans making annual 100-kilometer walk/pilgrimage this time of the year from our border to Magdalena, Sonora? (site of Father Kino's remains). Here's a story we did in the past on this centuries-old journey of the trek beginning at San Xavier Mission: Here's more: https://www.padrekino.org/en/100-km-pellegrinaggio-nogales-magdalena-de-kino/

    Following in footsteps of Father Kino. -Do you have any family members that are part of the hundreds of Tucsonans making annual 100-kilometer walk/pilgrimage this time of the year from our border to Magdalena, Sonora? (site of Father Kino's remains). Here's a story we did in the past on this centuries-old journey of the trek beginning at San Xavier Mission: Here's more: https://www.padrekino.org/en/100-km-pellegrinaggio-nogales-magdalena-de-kino/

  • Analyzing FBI Documents: Was $150,000 offered to a U of A recruit? Still no comment from Miller

    Analyzing FBI Documents: Was $150,000 offered to a U of A recruit? Still no comment from Miller

    Saturday, September 30 2017 1:12 AM EDT2017-09-30 05:12:48 GMT

    Here's more on reports that the FBI investigation into Arizona assistant coach Book Richardson and other NCAA coaches also reveals an alleged offer of $150,000 to a U of A recruit:

    Here's more on reports that the FBI investigation into Arizona assistant coach Book Richardson and other NCAA coaches also reveals an alleged offer of $150,000 to a U of A recruit:

  • High School Football: Special Thursday edition of "Friday Football Fever"

    High School Football: Special Thursday edition of "Friday Football Fever"

    Friday, September 29 2017 2:05 AM EDT2017-09-29 06:05:33 GMT

    KVOA News 4 Tucson is hosting a Thursday edition of the "Friday Football Fever" Tonight.  Because of the Yom Kippur holiday on Friday, most of the Tucson-area teams moved their games from Friday to Thursday this week!  So, tonight, it'll be the "Thursday Football Fever" with our game of the week featuring unbeatens Cienega vs. Salpointe.  Here's other matchups over the next couple days. Catalina Magnet @ Sabino Amphitheather @ Sahu...

    KVOA News 4 Tucson is hosting a Thursday edition of the "Friday Football Fever" Tonight.  Because of the Yom Kippur holiday on Friday, most of the Tucson-area teams moved their games from Friday to Thursday this week!  So, tonight, it'll be the "Thursday Football Fever" with our game of the week featuring unbeatens Cienega vs. Salpointe.  Here's other matchups over the next couple days. Catalina Magnet @ Sabino Amphitheather @ Sahu...

  • Arizona AD talks about allegations against Wildcat coaches in FBI probe

    Arizona AD talks about allegations against Wildcat coaches in FBI probe

    Thursday, September 28 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-09-28 14:49:02 GMT

    Here's a release from the University of Arizona Athletic Department and statement from A.D. Dave Heeke: ADDRESSING THE NEWS FROM TUESDAY With Tuesday’s news regarding Emanuel Richardson, we felt it would be inappropriate to send a traditional Wildcat Wednesday. Instead, we felt the need to address this topic, while sharing the statements we provided to the public. Here is Tuesday’s statement from the athletics department: “We be...

    Here's a release from the University of Arizona Athletic Department and statement from A.D. Dave Heeke: ADDRESSING THE NEWS FROM TUESDAY With Tuesday’s news regarding Emanuel Richardson, we felt it would be inappropriate to send a traditional Wildcat Wednesday. Instead, we felt the need to address this topic, while sharing the statements we provided to the public. Here is Tuesday’s statement from the athletics department: “We be...

  • Hear from Tucson's Oscar Valdez, after he gets up from knockdown to retain title on ESPN fights at TCC

    Hear from Tucson's Oscar Valdez, after he gets up from knockdown to retain title on ESPN fights at TCC

    Sunday, September 24 2017 1:43 AM EDT2017-09-24 05:43:39 GMT

    Nogales-born,Tucson-raised featherweight Oscar Valdez was knocked down in the fourth round in the title fight against Genesis Servania, but came back to knock his Filipino foe down in the 5th, and in the end, survive with a unanimous decision after 12 rounds.   It was a big night of boxing in the Old Pueblo as the Tucson Convention Center had tens of millions of viewers on ESPN seeing all the action in 3 title fights and some entertaining undercards featuring 3 gold medalists fr...

    Nogales-born,Tucson-raised featherweight Oscar Valdez was knocked down in the fourth round in the title fight against Genesis Servania, but came back to knock his Filipino foe down in the 5th, and in the end, survive with a unanimous decision after 12 rounds.   It was a big night of boxing in the Old Pueblo as the Tucson Convention Center had tens of millions of viewers on ESPN seeing all the action in 3 title fights and some entertaining undercards featuring 3 gold medalists fr...

  • WBO Champ Oscar Valdez using title defense in hometown of Tucson to also fight for "Dreamers" & young DACA immigrants

    WBO Champ Oscar Valdez using title defense in hometown of Tucson to also fight for "Dreamers" & young DACA immigrants

    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:06:16 GMT

    Nogales-born, Tucson raised WBO champion of the world Oscar Valdez will defend his title this Friday on a world-televised fight card on ESPN taking place at the Tucson Convention Center.  The Fight is also making international headlines because Boxing Hall of Famer Bob Arum and Top Rank are donating 500 tickets to "dreamers" or DACA students in Southern Arizona. News 4 Tucson Tucson Sports Director Paul Cicala caught up with Oscar Valdez, who shared his passion for help...

    Nogales-born, Tucson raised WBO champion of the world Oscar Valdez will defend his title this Friday on a world-televised fight card on ESPN taking place at the Tucson Convention Center.  The Fight is also making international headlines because Boxing Hall of Famer Bob Arum and Top Rank are donating 500 tickets to "dreamers" or DACA students in Southern Arizona. News 4 Tucson Tucson Sports Director Paul Cicala caught up with Oscar Valdez, who shared his passion for help...

  • Irish boxer robbed in Olympics gears up for Friday's bout in Tucson on ESPN

    Irish boxer robbed in Olympics gears up for Friday's bout in Tucson on ESPN

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:04 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:04:08 GMT

    Irish boxer Michael "Mick" Conley won a bronze medal in 2012, but, as the favorite in his weight class to win a gold, he lost in controversial fashion to Russian boxer.   

    Irish boxer Michael "Mick" Conley won a bronze medal in 2012, but, as the favorite in his weight class to win a gold, he lost in controversial fashion to Russian boxer.   

  • Monday's with Rich Rod: Re-live UA's highlight-reel punt return

    Monday's with Rich Rod: Re-live UA's highlight-reel punt return

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:59 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:59:09 GMT

    If you missed the "human highlight reel" Shun Brown's amazing punt return for a TD vs. UTEP ... no worries. 

    If you missed the "human highlight reel" Shun Brown's amazing punt return for a TD vs. UTEP ... no worries. 

  • Bonus Coverage: Extended Celebration after Jeff Scurran notches win #300 of career after Catalina Foothills beats Empire on last play of overtime

    Bonus Coverage: Extended Celebration after Jeff Scurran notches win #300 of career after Catalina Foothills beats Empire on last play of overtime

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:08 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:08:34 GMT

    Catalina Foothills head coach Jeff Scurran will go down as one of the best coaches in Tucson history.  He's already considered a "living legend" in many coaching realms.  And, now -this-!  Here's BONUS COVERAGE of the winning TD, the celebration, the emotional interview and the players taking Scurran off the field on their shoulders! Pure excitement!  CONGRATS to Jeff Scurran! 

    Catalina Foothills head coach Jeff Scurran will go down as one of the best coaches in Tucson history.  He's already considered a "living legend" in many coaching realms.  And, now -this-!  Here's BONUS COVERAGE of the winning TD, the celebration, the emotional interview and the players taking Scurran off the field on their shoulders! Pure excitement!  CONGRATS to Jeff Scurran! 

  • Cats take Bus To El Paso; Dawkins to start at QB; UTEP loses starting signal-caller

    Cats take Bus To El Paso; Dawkins to start at QB; UTEP loses starting signal-caller

    Friday, September 15 2017 1:01 AM EDT2017-09-15 05:01:56 GMT

    Arizona football coach Rich Rodriguez is saying quarterback Brandon Dawkins will get the start on Friday against UTEP at the Sun Bowl.  

    Arizona football coach Rich Rodriguez is saying quarterback Brandon Dawkins will get the start on Friday against UTEP at the Sun Bowl.  

  • Gymnastics World in Tucson to offer free clinics for kids this Saturday

    Gymnastics World in Tucson to offer free clinics for kids this Saturday

    Thursday, September 14 2017 10:07 AM EDT2017-09-14 14:07:02 GMT

            Celebrate NATIONAL GYMNASTICS DAY At Gymnastics World Central Saturday Sept. 16 

            Celebrate NATIONAL GYMNASTICS DAY At Gymnastics World Central Saturday Sept. 16 

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