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  • Lute Olson Statue Unveiled at McKale Center

    Lute Olson Statue Unveiled at McKale Center

    Friday, April 13 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-04-13 05:04:39 GMT

    Arizona Athletics held a ceremony to dedicate the Lute Olson statue on the Eddie Lynch Pavilion at McKale Center on Thursday. 

    Arizona Athletics held a ceremony to dedicate the Lute Olson statue on the Eddie Lynch Pavilion at McKale Center on Thursday. 

  • Local athletes celebrate signing day

    Local athletes celebrate signing day

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 9:19 PM EDT2018-04-12 01:19:27 GMT

    Salpointe Catholic, Ironwood Ridge and Canyon Del Oro High Schools held signing ceremonies for students committed to play sports in college.

    Salpointe Catholic, Ironwood Ridge and Canyon Del Oro High Schools held signing ceremonies for students committed to play sports in college.

  • 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. 

  • UA Football Coach Sumlin's OC Mazzone back in AZ

    UA Football Coach Sumlin's OC Mazzone back in AZ

    Thursday, March 29 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-03-29 04:58:27 GMT

    Arizona head football coach Kevin Sumlin's Offensive Coordinator Noel Mazzone is excited to be back in the southwest.  

    Arizona head football coach Kevin Sumlin's Offensive Coordinator Noel Mazzone is excited to be back in the southwest.  

  • Rawle Alkins declares for NBA draft; Here's more with Alkins

    Rawle Alkins declares for NBA draft; Here's more with Alkins

    Wednesday, March 28 2018 1:17 AM EDT2018-03-28 05:17:08 GMT

    Arizona sophomore guard Rawle Alkins is headed to the NBA. It's now official.  He made the announcement on twitter.  Here's more as-seen-on-KVOA sports:

    Arizona sophomore guard Rawle Alkins is headed to the NBA. It's now official.  He made the announcement on twitter.  Here's more as-seen-on-KVOA sports:

  • Zona players still dwell on NCAA loss

    Zona players still dwell on NCAA loss

    Tuesday, March 20 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-03-20 15:00:15 GMT

    Here's more with the Arizona Wildcat basketball players as they continue to cope with disappointing, first round loss in NCAA's.

    Here's more with the Arizona Wildcat basketball players as they continue to cope with disappointing, first round loss in NCAA's.

  • UofA great Reggie Geary chimes in on lack of NCAA respect for Cats

    UofA great Reggie Geary chimes in on lack of NCAA respect for Cats

    Thursday, March 15 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-03-16 01:04:01 GMT

    News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala goes in-depth on Arizona's 2018 NCAA  tournament potential and examines the "chip on their shoulder" after being snubbed in seeding by NCAA committee, all-the-while national media members in Boise keep asking players about the FBI investigation into college basketball. W

    News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala goes in-depth on Arizona's 2018 NCAA  tournament potential and examines the "chip on their shoulder" after being snubbed in seeding by NCAA committee, all-the-while national media members in Boise keep asking players about the FBI investigation into college basketball. 

  • Zona assistant coach Lorenzo Romar takes gig at Pepperdine

    Zona assistant coach Lorenzo Romar takes gig at Pepperdine

    Tuesday, March 13 2018 1:53 AM EDT2018-03-13 05:53:02 GMT

    Here's more from the Associated Press: Lorenzo Romar is returning to Pepperdine for a second stint as men's basketball coach.    

    Here's more from the Associated Press: Lorenzo Romar is returning to Pepperdine for a second stint as men's basketball coach.    

  • UCLA takes Zona to overtime in Vegas

    UCLA takes Zona to overtime in Vegas

    Friday, March 9 2018 11:13 PM EST2018-03-10 04:13:26 GMT

    Deandre Ayton would score a career high for the Wildcats, but that didn't keep UCLA from hanging close and forcing the game into overtime. 

    Deandre Ayton would score a career high for the Wildcats, but that didn't keep UCLA from hanging close and forcing the game into overtime. 

  • Pima hoops to title: Highlights

    Pima hoops to title: Highlights

    Thursday, March 8 2018 10:03 AM EST2018-03-08 15:03:10 GMT

    Here's more from Pima College Athleics: The Pima Community College men’s basketball team (27-4) held off a late rally from South Mountain Community College (19-12) to advance to the NJCAA Region I, Division II finals for the second straight year. 

    Here's more from Pima College Athleics: The Pima Community College men’s basketball team (27-4) held off a late rally from South Mountain Community College (19-12) to advance to the NJCAA Region I, Division II finals for the second straight year. 

  • Dunlap & Tolles lead at Cologuard Classic at Omni Tucson

    Dunlap & Tolles lead at Cologuard Classic at Omni Tucson

    Friday, March 2 2018 11:10 PM EST2018-03-03 04:10:58 GMT

    Here's more from the PR staff at Cologuard Classic: Omni Tucson National (Catalina Course) | Tucson, Ariz. 

    Here's more from the PR staff at Cologuard Classic: Omni Tucson National (Catalina Course) | Tucson, Ariz. 

  • PGA & Cologuard Classic Pro Am Underway. More this week in Tucson

    PGA & Cologuard Classic Pro Am Underway. More this week in Tucson

    Wednesday, February 28 2018 12:31 PM EST2018-02-28 17:31:01 GMT

    Some of the legends of PGA golf are in the Old Pueblo this week for the Cologuard Classic.  

    Some of the legends of PGA golf are in the Old Pueblo this week for the Cologuard Classic.  

  • Attorney who defended former football coach Tony Mason on his fraud case chimes in on accusations against Sean Miller

    Attorney who defended former football coach Tony Mason on his fraud case chimes in on accusations against Sean Miller

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 6:05 PM EST2018-02-27 23:05:12 GMT

    It isn't the first time a high profile coach has been entangled in an investigation that included allegations of a major offense dealing with money & athletic department.  

    It isn't the first time a high profile coach has been entangled in an investigation that included allegations of a major offense dealing with money & athletic department.  

  • USA Coach Mike Jankowski gets Olympic start in Arizona

    USA Coach Mike Jankowski gets Olympic start in Arizona

    Friday, February 23 2018 7:52 PM EST2018-02-24 00:52:54 GMT

    News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala reports from Northern Arizona on a special report about Team USA snowboarding coach Mike Janikowski, who learned to snowboard in Flagstaff. 

    News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala reports from Northern Arizona on a special report about Team USA snowboarding coach Mike Janikowski, who learned to snowboard in Flagstaff. 

  • Sneak Peak at Olympic Prime Time Coverage on NBC (Tuesday evening)

    Sneak Peak at Olympic Prime Time Coverage on NBC (Tuesday evening)

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:33 PM EST2018-02-20 20:33:06 GMT

    Don't forget tonight on KVOA, a comeback of years in the making will feature Lindsey Vonn going for her second Olympic Gold in the Downhill, and the U.S. Women will take on the world’s best in Figure Skating.  

    Don't forget tonight on KVOA, a comeback of years in the making will feature Lindsey Vonn going for her second Olympic Gold in the Downhill, and the U.S. Women will take on the world’s best in Figure Skating.  

  • Sneak Peak of NBC Olympic Prime time coverage (tonight-Monday)

    Sneak Peak of NBC Olympic Prime time coverage (tonight-Monday)

    Monday, February 19 2018 4:01 PM EST2018-02-19 21:01:44 GMT
    Tonight, three strong American teams, including Maia and Alex Shibutani, are in podium contention as medals are awarded in the Ice Dance competition, and Maddie Bowman looks to defend her gold in ski halfpipe. PRIMETIME •  Bobsled — Two-Man (Final Runs) The first two runs have already concluded. Germany boasts three of the top five sleds heading into the final runs.   •  Freestyle Skiing — Women's Halfpipe (Final) Defending Olympic gold med...
    Tonight, three strong American teams, including Maia and Alex Shibutani, are in podium contention as medals are awarded in the Ice Dance competition, and Maddie Bowman looks to defend her gold in ski halfpipe. PRIMETIME •  Bobsled — Two-Man (Final Runs) The first two runs have already concluded. Germany boasts three of the top five sleds heading into the final runs.   •  Freestyle Skiing — Women's Halfpipe (Final) Defending Olympic gold med...
  • #17 Arizona Escapes with win at #25 ASU

    #17 Arizona Escapes with win at #25 ASU

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:00 AM EST2018-02-16 16:00:14 GMT

    Arizona led by 18 points in the first half and then gave up the lead to ASU. 

    Arizona led by 18 points in the first half and then gave up the lead to ASU. 

  • Playoff Highlights: Nogales beats Palo Verde & Sahuaro wins on girls end

    Playoff Highlights: Nogales beats Palo Verde & Sahuaro wins on girls end

    Thursday, February 15 2018 3:16 PM EST2018-02-15 20:16:43 GMT

    Here are scores from teams hoopin' it up on Wednesday, February 14th, 2018.  

    Here are scores from teams hoopin' it up on Wednesday, February 14th, 2018.  

  • Olympic Dreams & Team USA Reality For Sunnyside Wrestler Roman Bravo-Young

    Olympic Dreams & Team USA Reality For Sunnyside Wrestler Roman Bravo-Young

    Thursday, February 15 2018 10:12 AM EST2018-02-15 15:12:05 GMT

    News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala goes in-depth with Sunnyside wrestler Roman Bravo-Young, who finished off his high school career with a perfect record of 182 wins and no losses (4-time state champ).

    News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala goes in-depth with Sunnyside wrestler Roman Bravo-Young, who finished off his high school career with a perfect record of 182 wins and no losses (4-time state champ).

  • High School State Basketball Playoff Schedule

    High School State Basketball Playoff Schedule

    Sunday, February 11 2018 6:38 PM EST2018-02-11 23:38:45 GMT

    BOYS 5A FIRST ROUND (Tuesday) (14) Fairfax at (3) Buena, 6:30 p.m. (12) Paradise Valley at (5) Cienega, 6:30 p.m. (11) Centennial at (6)

    BOYS 5A FIRST ROUND (Tuesday) (14) Fairfax at (3) Buena, 6:30 p.m. (12) Paradise Valley at (5) Cienega, 6:30 p.m. (11) Centennial at (6)

  • Arizona beats USC in big win at McKale

    Arizona beats USC in big win at McKale

    Sunday, February 11 2018 1:18 AM EST2018-02-11 06:18:55 GMT

    Arizona is in great position to win a conference title after knocking off USC and keeping sole possession of first place in the Pac-12!  

    Arizona is in great position to win a conference title after knocking off USC and keeping sole possession of first place in the Pac-12!  

  • USA Wins First Gold In 2018 Winter Olympics

    USA Wins First Gold In 2018 Winter Olympics

    Saturday, February 10 2018 10:47 PM EST2018-02-11 03:47:15 GMT

    The United States has taken home a gold medal!  KVOA will have in-depth coverage (and Olympic highlights) on News 4 Tucson around 10:30 p.m. (immediately after NBC coverage of the Olympics ends). 

    The United States has taken home a gold medal!  KVOA will have in-depth coverage (and Olympic highlights) on News 4 Tucson around 10:30 p.m. (immediately after NBC coverage of the Olympics ends). 

  • Salpointe athletes sign "Letters of Intent" at major universities

    Salpointe athletes sign "Letters of Intent" at major universities

    Thursday, February 8 2018 8:47 PM EST2018-02-09 01:47:58 GMT

    Here's more from the Salpointe Athletic Department on today's signings: The Athletic Commitment Celebration is a time to commend the academic and athletic successes of Salpointe students who will continue their athletic endeavors at the college level.  

    Here's more from the Salpointe Athletic Department on today's signings: The Athletic Commitment Celebration is a time to commend the academic and athletic successes of Salpointe students who will continue their athletic endeavors at the college level.  

  • Ironwood Ridge Football Players Sign Letters of Intent with NAU & Pima College

    Ironwood Ridge Football Players Sign Letters of Intent with NAU & Pima College

    Thursday, February 8 2018 12:15 AM EST2018-02-08 05:15:15 GMT

    Four student-athletes from Ironwood Ridge High School in Oro Valley signed their Letters Of Intent today (to play college ball).  

    Four student-athletes from Ironwood Ridge High School in Oro Valley signed their Letters Of Intent today (to play college ball).  

  • CDO Academic Decathlon Team Tops Regional Tournament 17th Consecutive Year

    CDO Academic Decathlon Team Tops Regional Tournament 17th Consecutive Year

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 10:08 PM EST2018-02-08 03:08:29 GMT

    Here's more as-seen on KVOA Newscast: Here's more from the Amphi Unified School District: – Led by a record-setting effort by Piper Gray, the Canyon del Oro High School (CDO) Academic Decathlon team won their 17th consecutive regional championship on Saturday at Mountain View High School. 

    Here's more as-seen on KVOA Newscast: Here's more from the Amphi Unified School District: – Led by a record-setting effort by Piper Gray, the Canyon del Oro High School (CDO) Academic Decathlon team won their 17th consecutive regional championship on Saturday at Mountain View High School. 

  • UA's Alfonso Rivas named All American; Talks about #3 Arizona baseball team

    UA's Alfonso Rivas named All American; Talks about #3 Arizona baseball team

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 4:37 PM EST2018-02-07 21:37:47 GMT

    Arizona junior first basemen Alfonso Rivas talked to News 4 Tucson after being named a Pre-Season All American. 

    Arizona junior first basemen Alfonso Rivas talked to News 4 Tucson after being named a Pre-Season All American. 

  • Tucson party makes the Super Bowl "cut" -literally-

    Tucson party makes the Super Bowl "cut" -literally-

    Tuesday, February 6 2018 3:03 PM EST2018-02-06 20:03:44 GMT

    News 4 Tucson took a creative look at the Super Bowl parties that go beyond sports bars and local establishments. 

    News 4 Tucson took a creative look at the Super Bowl parties that go beyond sports bars and local establishments. 

  • Salpointe running back Bijan Robinson gets USC offer

    Salpointe running back Bijan Robinson gets USC offer

    Monday, February 5 2018 7:28 PM EST2018-02-06 00:28:25 GMT

    Salpointe Catholic sophomore running back Bijan Robinson confirmed to News 4 Tucson he's received an offer to play at USC. 

    Salpointe Catholic sophomore running back Bijan Robinson confirmed to News 4 Tucson he's received an offer to play at USC. 

  • Southern Arizona Schools in State Soccer

    Southern Arizona Schools in State Soccer

    Saturday, February 3 2018 8:22 PM EST2018-02-04 01:22:42 GMT
    A handful of Southern Arizona teams are advancing to the Soccer State semifinals. Many played Saturday in the state quarterfinals. GIRLS Class 5A (2) Ironwood Ridge 4 (10) Apollo 0 Ironwood Ridge dominates its quarterfinal and advances to the state semis against Scottsdale Chaparral. Class 4A (2) Salpointe Catholic 6 (7) Higley 0 Salpointe cruises at home and will have a semifinal matchup with #6 Prescott. (4) Catalina Foothills 3 (5) Cactus Shadows 0 Foothills also won its...
    A handful of Southern Arizona teams are advancing to the Soccer State semifinals. Many played Saturday in the state quarterfinals. GIRLS Class 5A (2) Ironwood Ridge 4 (10) Apollo 0 Ironwood Ridge dominates its quarterfinal and advances to the state semis against Scottsdale Chaparral. Class 4A (2) Salpointe Catholic 6 (7) Higley 0 Salpointe cruises at home and will have a semifinal matchup with #6 Prescott. (4) Catalina Foothills 3 (5) Cactus Shadows 0 Foothills also won its...
  • Highlights: Playoff soccer w/ Salpointe vs. Palo Verde

    Highlights: Playoff soccer w/ Salpointe vs. Palo Verde

    Wednesday, January 31 2018 4:23 PM EST2018-01-31 21:23:47 GMT

    Salpointe scored 8 goals en route to a shutout victory over Palo Verde in the 1st round of the girls' soccer playoffs. 

    Salpointe scored 8 goals en route to a shutout victory over Palo Verde in the 1st round of the girls' soccer playoffs. 

  • Tucson Turf Elite brings home two National Championships

    Tucson Turf Elite brings home two National Championships

    Sunday, January 28 2018 8:19 PM EST2018-01-29 01:19:37 GMT

    Tucson Turf Elite's Flag Football teams are bringing trophies home to Tucson. 

    Tucson Turf Elite's Flag Football teams are bringing trophies home to Tucson. 

  • Sunnyside's Daisy Cornidez scores her 1,000th point

    Sunnyside's Daisy Cornidez scores her 1,000th point

    Saturday, January 27 2018 9:00 AM EST2018-01-27 14:00:15 GMT
    Sunnyside senior Daisy Cornidez scored 14 points against Desert View in a 48-27 win. Her 7th point was her 1,000th.  Here are the sights from the court, and the sounds of her parents, Natalie Jaramillo and Luis Cornidez, and her whole cheering section as Daisy goes for a 1,000.
    Sunnyside senior Daisy Cornidez scored 14 points against Desert View in a 48-27 win. Her 7th point was her 1,000th.  Here are the sights from the court, and the sounds of her parents, Natalie Jaramillo and Luis Cornidez, and her whole cheering section as Daisy goes for a 1,000.
  • #6 Pima beats Tohono O'odham Community College

    #6 Pima beats Tohono O'odham Community College

    Thursday, January 25 2018 1:54 PM EST2018-01-25 18:54:52 GMT

    The Pima Community College women's basketball team showed why they are ranked 6th in the nation after blowing out Tohono O'odham Community College 95-41. 

    The Pima Community College women's basketball team showed why they are ranked 6th in the nation after blowing out Tohono O'odham Community College 95-41. 

  • Catalina Foothills takes down improving Salpointe

    Catalina Foothills takes down improving Salpointe

    Friday, January 19 2018 1:05 AM EST2018-01-19 06:05:48 GMT
    Catalina Foothills beat Salpointe Catholic 59-58 in a road win, improving to 18-4 on the season. Salpointe drops to 5-15. Watch game highlights above.
    Catalina Foothills beat Salpointe Catholic 59-58 in a road win, improving to 18-4 on the season. Salpointe drops to 5-15. Watch game highlights above.
  • Tucson High alum Levi Wallace helps Alabama win national title in football

    Tucson High alum Levi Wallace helps Alabama win national title in football

    Tuesday, January 9 2018 10:00 AM EST2018-01-09 15:00:25 GMT

    Former Tucson High School standout Levi Wallace won another national championship with Alabama as the Crimson Tide knocked off Georgia in overtime.  

    Former Tucson High School standout Levi Wallace won another national championship with Alabama as the Crimson Tide knocked off Georgia in overtime.  

  • $18 Million buyout for U of A's Rich Rod & ASU's Todd Graham; Where does that money come from

    $18 Million buyout for U of A's Rich Rod & ASU's Todd Graham; Where does that money come from

    Friday, January 5 2018 11:54 PM EST2018-01-06 04:54:21 GMT
    Here's more as-seen-on-KVOA: 
    Here's more as-seen-on-KVOA: 
  • Live from campus of U of A: Who is football program targeting for next coach?

    Live from campus of U of A: Who is football program targeting for next coach?

    Thursday, January 4 2018 10:10 AM EST2018-01-04 15:10:01 GMT

    University of Arizona Athletic Director Dave Heeke is undoubtedly working diligently at finding the program's head football coach after the firing of Rich Rodriguez.  

    University of Arizona Athletic Director Dave Heeke is undoubtedly working diligently at finding the program's head football coach after the firing of Rich Rodriguez.  

  • Arizona takes lead vs. Purdue at Foster Farms Bowl; Here's Ari Alexander with pre-game report at Foster Farms Bowl

    Arizona takes lead vs. Purdue at Foster Farms Bowl; Here's Ari Alexander with pre-game report at Foster Farms Bowl

    Wednesday, December 27 2017 11:59 PM EST2017-12-28 04:59:34 GMT

    Ari Alexander reports on field just before kickoff of Foster Farms Bowl:

    Ari Alexander reports on field just before kickoff of Foster Farms Bowl:

  • Tucson High alum now at New Mexico St. eager for Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl

    Tucson High alum now at New Mexico St. eager for Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl

    Monday, December 25 2017 11:11 PM EST2017-12-26 04:11:37 GMT

    Here's more with Tucson High alum Austin Perkins (who now suits up with New Mexico State).  H

    Here's more with Tucson High alum Austin Perkins (who now suits up with New Mexico State).  H

  • Sean Miller updates status of Trier's knee injury; Cats prep for UCONN

    Sean Miller updates status of Trier's knee injury; Cats prep for UCONN

    Wednesday, December 20 2017 10:17 AM EST2017-12-20 15:17:06 GMT

    On his radio show last night, U of A Coach Sean Miller said Allonzo Trier has a mild knee sprain and still could play against UCONN on Thursday. Here's more from the Wildcats as-seen-on News 4 Tucson:

    On his radio show last night, U of A Coach Sean Miller said Allonzo Trier has a mild knee sprain and still could play against UCONN on Thursday. Here's more from the Wildcats as-seen-on News 4 Tucson:

  • Zona Players Balance Final Exams w/ preps for New Mexico Lobos

    Zona Players Balance Final Exams w/ preps for New Mexico Lobos

    Saturday, December 16 2017 8:09 AM EST2017-12-16 13:09:09 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcat players talked about how tough it is to balance final exams and game preparation for the showdown against New Mexico on Saturday.  Here's more as-seen-on-KVOA News 4 Tucson: Here's more from ArizonaWildcats.Com ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Arizona will make its return to the historic Pit in Albuquerque for the first time in nearly 20 years as the program renews its series with its second-oldest rival. The Wildcats and Lobos will square off on Bob King Cour...

    The Arizona Wildcat players talked about how tough it is to balance final exams and game preparation for the showdown against New Mexico on Saturday.  Here's more as-seen-on-KVOA News 4 Tucson: Here's more from ArizonaWildcats.Com ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Arizona will make its return to the historic Pit in Albuquerque for the first time in nearly 20 years as the program renews its series with its second-oldest rival. The Wildcats and Lobos will square off on Bob King Cour...

  • New Mexico St. alumni in Tucson excited about Arizona Bowl

    New Mexico St. alumni in Tucson excited about Arizona Bowl

    Tuesday, December 5 2017 10:09 AM EST2017-12-05 15:09:07 GMT

    Thousands of residents from the Las Cruces, New Mexico & El Paso, TX area are expected to make the four hour drive down Interstate 10 to Tucson for the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl.  There are scores of NMSU alumni in Tucson as well looking forward to seeing their Aggies take on Utah St. on December 29th.  Here's more (as-seen-on-NBC) with Mike Mistler, Sahuaro High School grad and a proud alum and former football player at New Mexico State:

    Thousands of residents from the Las Cruces, New Mexico & El Paso, TX area are expected to make the four hour drive down Interstate 10 to Tucson for the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl.  There are scores of NMSU alumni in Tucson as well looking forward to seeing their Aggies take on Utah St. on December 29th.  Here's more (as-seen-on-NBC) with Mike Mistler, Sahuaro High School grad and a proud alum and former football player at New Mexico State:

  • ASU returning to El Paso & the Sun Bowl

    ASU returning to El Paso & the Sun Bowl

    Monday, December 4 2017 8:06 PM EST2017-12-05 01:06:29 GMT

    Here's more from thesundevilscom and ASU athletics: TEMPE, Ariz. – The Arizona State Sun Devils will face the North Carolina State Wolfpack in the 84th Hyundai Sun Bowl on Friday, Dec. 29 in El Paso, Texas, the Sun Bowl announced Sunday. ASU will play in its 30th bowl game overall and the team's sixth bowl appearance in the last seven seasons. It will be the Sun Devils' sixth appearance in the Sun Bowl, which is set to kick off at 1 p.m. MT at Sun Bowl...

    Here's more from thesundevilscom and ASU athletics: TEMPE, Ariz. – The Arizona State Sun Devils will face the North Carolina State Wolfpack in the 84th Hyundai Sun Bowl on Friday, Dec. 29 in El Paso, Texas, the Sun Bowl announced Sunday. ASU will play in its 30th bowl game overall and the team's sixth bowl appearance in the last seven seasons. It will be the Sun Devils' sixth appearance in the Sun Bowl, which is set to kick off at 1 p.m. MT at Sun Bowl...

  • Arizona players excited about going to Foster Farms Bowl in San Fran

    Arizona players excited about going to Foster Farms Bowl in San Fran

    Monday, December 4 2017 5:39 PM EST2017-12-04 22:39:37 GMT

    Coach Rich Rodriguez and the Arizona Wildcats jumped up the bowl game ladder and were selected to an upper-tier game in the San Francisco area.  It'll be Arizona vs. Purdue!  The Pac-12 vs. the Big 10!  Here's more as-seen-on KVOA News 4 Tucson with the Cats pretty excited about the matchup: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: – The University of Arizona football team will play Purdue in the 2017 Foster Farms Bowl hosted at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, C...

    Coach Rich Rodriguez and the Arizona Wildcats jumped up the bowl game ladder and were selected to an upper-tier game in the San Francisco area.  It'll be Arizona vs. Purdue!  The Pac-12 vs. the Big 10!  Here's more as-seen-on KVOA News 4 Tucson with the Cats pretty excited about the matchup: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: – The University of Arizona football team will play Purdue in the 2017 Foster Farms Bowl hosted at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, C...

  • Salpointe finishes state runner-up in football; In-depth highlights

    Salpointe finishes state runner-up in football; In-depth highlights

    Sunday, December 3 2017 2:07 PM EST2017-12-03 19:07:26 GMT

    Salpointe High School's dream for a state championship in football came to an end at Arizona Stadium this afternoon after falling to regional power Scottsdale Saguaro 28-7.   News 4 Tucson will have complete highlights and the emotional, post-game reaction of Salpointe players at 5:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. 

    Salpointe High School's dream for a state championship in football came to an end at Arizona Stadium this afternoon after falling to regional power Scottsdale Saguaro 28-7.   News 4 Tucson will have complete highlights and the emotional, post-game reaction of Salpointe players at 5:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. 

  • -You- can help: Cowboys Fan Club in Tucson to help poor kids for X-Mas with Toy Drive from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    -You- can help: Cowboys Fan Club in Tucson to help poor kids for X-Mas with Toy Drive from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Saturday, December 2 2017 11:00 AM EST2017-12-02 16:00:13 GMT

    The Tucson-area fan club "Die Hard Dallas Cowboy Family" will be hosting a stuffed the truck event December 2nd from 8 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Dwight's Auto Glass and Gint 4628 E. Speedway & Olveras Moving Service will be providing the moving truck to stuff.  Here's more from the KVOA sportscast:

    The Tucson-area fan club "Die Hard Dallas Cowboy Family" will be hosting a stuffed the truck event December 2nd from 8 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Dwight's Auto Glass and Gint 4628 E. Speedway & Olveras Moving Service will be providing the moving truck to stuff.  Here's more from the KVOA sportscast:

  • Salpointe players chime in before noon-time state championship game

    Salpointe players chime in before noon-time state championship game

    Saturday, December 2 2017 10:00 AM EST2017-12-02 15:00:20 GMT

    Here's more with the Salpointe High School football team as they get set to take on Scottsdale Saguaro in the state championship game at noon (as seen on News 4 Tucson sportscast):

    Here's more with the Salpointe High School football team as they get set to take on Scottsdale Saguaro in the state championship game at noon (as seen on News 4 Tucson sportscast):

  • Cats play Long Beach St. tonight; Sean Miller breaks silence on struggling Wildcat b-ball team

    Cats play Long Beach St. tonight; Sean Miller breaks silence on struggling Wildcat b-ball team

    Thursday, November 30 2017 4:47 PM EST2017-11-30 21:47:29 GMT

    Arizona basketball coach Sean Miller spoke with the Tucson-area media for the first time since the Cats returned from the Bahamas 0-3 and dropped out of the AP Top 25 after being ranked #2.  Here's more with Sean Miller from the KVOA sportscast: Here's more on the U of A compliments of Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Wildcats return to the court of McKale Center for a midweek meeting with the Long Beach State 49ers. Wednesday's game against LBSU will be UA's first home game...

    Arizona basketball coach Sean Miller spoke with the Tucson-area media for the first time since the Cats returned from the Bahamas 0-3 and dropped out of the AP Top 25 after being ranked #2.  Here's more with Sean Miller from the KVOA sportscast: Here's more on the U of A compliments of Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Wildcats return to the court of McKale Center for a midweek meeting with the Long Beach State 49ers. Wednesday's game against LBSU will be UA's first home game...

  • Empire High's Emily Shreves Breaks 1,000 point plateau

    Empire High's Emily Shreves Breaks 1,000 point plateau

    Thursday, November 30 2017 4:45 PM EST2017-11-30 21:45:51 GMT

    A congratulations is in order to Empire High School guard Emily Shreves.  This evening against Amphi she broke the 1,000 career point plateau.  Please tune in to News 4 Tucson tonight at 10 p.m. to see the exciting highlights. 

    A congratulations is in order to Empire High School guard Emily Shreves.  This evening against Amphi she broke the 1,000 career point plateau.  Please tune in to News 4 Tucson tonight at 10 p.m. to see the exciting highlights. 

  • Salpointe gears up for state championship vs. Scottsdale Saguaro

    Salpointe gears up for state championship vs. Scottsdale Saguaro

    Thursday, November 30 2017 11:00 AM EST2017-11-30 16:00:17 GMT

    Coach Dennis Bene and the Salpointe High School Football team is gunning for a state title.  The showdown takes place this weekend against the state's #1 4A team, Scottsdale Saguaro.  Here's more on the championship game as-seen-on KVOA sportscast: 

    Coach Dennis Bene and the Salpointe High School Football team is gunning for a state title.  The showdown takes place this weekend against the state's #1 4A team, Scottsdale Saguaro.  Here's more on the championship game as-seen-on KVOA sportscast: 

  • UA football players look past loss to ASU & concentrate on bowl game

    UA football players look past loss to ASU & concentrate on bowl game

    Tuesday, November 28 2017 11:00 AM EST2017-11-28 16:00:14 GMT

    It's anybody's guess -where- U of A will end up when it comes to the post season.  Arizona is projected by many to end up in the Las Vegas Bowl (pitted against Boise State).  Some media outlets have Arizona in the Sun Bowl against Louisville, and a few others have predicted Arizona will end up in the Cactus Bowl in Phoenix.   We won't find out where they are headed until late Saturday or Sunday afternoon.  For now, here's Wildcat's Lorenzo Burn and Tony Fields...

    It's anybody's guess -where- U of A will end up when it comes to the post season.  Arizona is projected by many to end up in the Las Vegas Bowl (pitted against Boise State).  Some media outlets have Arizona in the Sun Bowl against Louisville, and a few others have predicted Arizona will end up in the Cactus Bowl in Phoenix.   We won't find out where they are headed until late Saturday or Sunday afternoon.  For now, here's Wildcat's Lorenzo Burn and Tony Fields...

  • Southern Arizona teams lose 3A and 2A title games

    Southern Arizona teams lose 3A and 2A title games

    Sunday, November 26 2017 8:00 AM EST2017-11-26 13:00:25 GMT

    November 25 featured two state championship games, for small schools in Arizona and both had teams from Southern Arizona.

    November 25 featured two state championship games, for small schools in Arizona and both had teams from Southern Arizona.

  • War of Words between U of A & ASU as rivalry game hits at 2:30 p.m. in Tempe

    War of Words between U of A & ASU as rivalry game hits at 2:30 p.m. in Tempe

    Saturday, November 25 2017 7:00 AM EST2017-11-25 12:00:25 GMT

    Here's more on the U of A - ASU rivalry from Arizona Coach Rich Rodriguez, ASU Coach Todd Graham and players on both teams.   -Any bulletin board material?  Check it out as-aired-on- KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast: Here's more on the rivalry and "everything Arizona-ASU" compliments of Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Wildcats are set to finish off their regular season schedule this Saturday with their annual Territorial Cup game at Arizona State. The Wildcats...

    Here's more on the U of A - ASU rivalry from Arizona Coach Rich Rodriguez, ASU Coach Todd Graham and players on both teams.   -Any bulletin board material?  Check it out as-aired-on- KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast: Here's more on the rivalry and "everything Arizona-ASU" compliments of Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Wildcats are set to finish off their regular season schedule this Saturday with their annual Territorial Cup game at Arizona State. The Wildcats...

  • Tucson author asked by Disney to write kids book on hit movie "Coco"

    Tucson author asked by Disney to write kids book on hit movie "Coco"

    Thursday, November 23 2017 7:23 PM EST2017-11-24 00:23:48 GMT

    Longtime Tucson writer with Nogales roots Roni Capin Rivera-Ashford was asked by Disney to write a kids book dealing with the hit movie "Coco".  Here's more from photo journalist Edgar Ybarra as-seen-on News 4 Tucson.  

    Longtime Tucson writer with Nogales roots Roni Capin Rivera-Ashford was asked by Disney to write a kids book dealing with the hit movie "Coco".  Here's more from photo journalist Edgar Ybarra as-seen-on News 4 Tucson.  

  • Catalina Foothills High hands Cholla 1st loss: HIGHLIGHTS

    Catalina Foothills High hands Cholla 1st loss: HIGHLIGHTS

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 12:10 AM EST2017-11-22 05:10:48 GMT
    Here's highlights of Catalina Foothills High knocking off Cholla compliments of the KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast:
    Here's highlights of Catalina Foothills High knocking off Cholla compliments of the KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast:
  • Tucson Mayor Makes Proclamation For Nova Home Loans AZ Bowl

    Tucson Mayor Makes Proclamation For Nova Home Loans AZ Bowl

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 12:00 AM EST2017-11-22 05:00:28 GMT

    Here's more from the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl communications staff: Mayor Jonathan Rothschild Encourages All Businesses to Let Their Employees Take Off the Afternoon to Attend the NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Tucson, AZ – On Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 2pm, Jonathan Rothschild, Mayor of the City of Tucson, officially proclaimed December 26-29, 2017 as NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Week. The proclamation encouraged all businesses to let their employees take th...

    Here's more from the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl communications staff: Mayor Jonathan Rothschild Encourages All Businesses to Let Their Employees Take Off the Afternoon to Attend the NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Tucson, AZ – On Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 2pm, Jonathan Rothschild, Mayor of the City of Tucson, officially proclaimed December 26-29, 2017 as NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Week. The proclamation encouraged all businesses to let their employees take th...

  • Pusch Ridge beats Benjamin Franklin for 3A State Title Game berth

    Pusch Ridge beats Benjamin Franklin for 3A State Title Game berth

    Sunday, November 19 2017 1:03 AM EST2017-11-19 06:03:04 GMT

    The Pusch Ridge Christian Academy Lions blew out #4 seed Benjamin Franklin 47-7 at Salpointe's Ed Doherty Stadium Saturday night.

    The Pusch Ridge Christian Academy Lions blew out #4 seed Benjamin Franklin 47-7 at Salpointe's Ed Doherty Stadium Saturday night.

  • San Miguel High Students Impress In Sports & Journalism

    San Miguel High Students Impress In Sports & Journalism

    Friday, November 17 2017 11:57 PM EST2017-11-18 04:57:04 GMT

    News 4 Tucson Sports Director Paul Cicala had the opportunity to speak to students about TV News at Career Day.  Here's more with the San Miguel High School students who are definitely impressive in the academic and professional world. 

    News 4 Tucson Sports Director Paul Cicala had the opportunity to speak to students about TV News at Career Day.  Here's more with the San Miguel High School students who are definitely impressive in the academic and professional world. 

  • El Tour De Tucson: Rotary Ride to End Polio raises millions

    El Tour De Tucson: Rotary Ride to End Polio raises millions

    Thursday, November 16 2017 4:24 PM EST2017-11-16 21:24:10 GMT

    With the Tour de Tucson just a couple weeks away it's never to early to talk about the "Rotary Ride To End Polio" and the charitable organizations involved with the race and raising millions of dollars to help end this horrible disease.  

    With the Tour de Tucson just a couple weeks away it's never to early to talk about the "Rotary Ride To End Polio" and the charitable organizations involved with the race and raising millions of dollars to help end this horrible disease.  

  • Pima College Soccer team upsets nation's #1 seed; Aztecs advance to Final 4

    Pima College Soccer team upsets nation's #1 seed; Aztecs advance to Final 4

    Wednesday, November 15 2017 4:58 PM EST2017-11-15 21:58:49 GMT
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    Here's more from Pima College Athletics: The Pima Community College men’s soccer team (19-4-3) has earned a spot in the NJCAA National Tournament semifinals after beating St. Louis Community College on Wednesday at Mountain Valley Field. The No. 8 seeded Aztecs defeated the No. 1 seeded Archers 3-1 handing them their first loss of the season (23-1-0). Freshman Daisuke Takanaka scored two goals for the Aztecs. He scored his first goal in the 22nd minute off a header after soph...
    Here's more from Pima College Athletics: The Pima Community College men’s soccer team (19-4-3) has earned a spot in the NJCAA National Tournament semifinals after beating St. Louis Community College on Wednesday at Mountain Valley Field. The No. 8 seeded Aztecs defeated the No. 1 seeded Archers 3-1 handing them their first loss of the season (23-1-0). Freshman Daisuke Takanaka scored two goals for the Aztecs. He scored his first goal in the 22nd minute off a header after soph...
  • 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):

  • See Zona's Khalil Tate drag tackler into end zone: QB talks about amazing run

    See Zona's Khalil Tate drag tackler into end zone: QB talks about amazing run

    Tuesday, November 14 2017 5:11 PM EST2017-11-14 22:11:43 GMT

    Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate rushed for over 200 yards yet again on Saturday in Arizona's win over Oregon State. 

    Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate rushed for over 200 yards yet again on Saturday in Arizona's win over Oregon State. 

  • Friday Football Fever Wrapup: Playoffs 1st Round

    Friday Football Fever Wrapup: Playoffs 1st Round

    Monday, November 13 2017 8:05 PM EST2017-11-14 01:05:19 GMT

    Every class of Arizona high school football is down to the Top 16, and fifteen Southern Arizona schools from classes 2A to 6A are playing for a state championship. Class 3A and 2A play Saturday, but the big schools had their action on Friday Football Fever.

    Every class of Arizona high school football is down to the Top 16, and fifteen Southern Arizona schools from classes 2A to 6A are playing for a state championship. Class 3A and 2A play Saturday, but the big schools had their action on Friday Football Fever.

  • Golf Tournament to Benefit Latino Students Attending The University of Arizona Health Sciences

    Golf Tournament to Benefit Latino Students Attending The University of Arizona Health Sciences

    Monday, November 13 2017 6:08 PM EST2017-11-13 23:08:18 GMT
    HERE'S YOUR CHANCE TO GOLF AT THE SEWAILO GOLF CLUB AT THE CASINO DEL SOL AND ALSO HELP A WONDERFUL CAUSE: Chicanos Por La Causa 21st Southern Arizona Scholarship Golf Tournament presented by Food City in partnership with BlueCross BlueShield of Arizona to benefit The University of Arizona Health Sciences (UAHS). Education is the greatest economic equalizer that enables qualified talent to enter the marketplace. Unfortunately, Arizona suffers from a significant deficiency of minori...
    HERE'S YOUR CHANCE TO GOLF AT THE SEWAILO GOLF CLUB AT THE CASINO DEL SOL AND ALSO HELP A WONDERFUL CAUSE: Chicanos Por La Causa 21st Southern Arizona Scholarship Golf Tournament presented by Food City in partnership with BlueCross BlueShield of Arizona to benefit The University of Arizona Health Sciences (UAHS). Education is the greatest economic equalizer that enables qualified talent to enter the marketplace. Unfortunately, Arizona suffers from a significant deficiency of minori...
  • Four Southern Arizona teams make football state quarterfinals

    Four Southern Arizona teams make football state quarterfinals

    Saturday, November 11 2017 1:55 AM EST2017-11-11 06:55:14 GMT

    Four Southern Arizona schools will represent the area after winning the Arizona state football quarterfinals.

    Four Southern Arizona schools will represent the area after winning the Arizona state football quarterfinals.

  • U of A Women’s Hoops Signs No. 4 Class in the Country; Hear from Coach Barnes

    U of A Women’s Hoops Signs No. 4 Class in the Country; Hear from Coach Barnes

    Friday, November 10 2017 10:04 PM EST2017-11-11 03:04:39 GMT

    U of A Women's basketball coach Adia Barnes has a lot to be excited about this afternoon.  Apart from opening up the regular season with a noon matchup at McKale Center on Friday against Iona.  We'll have more with the Cats on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.    Here's more from Arizona Athletics: – Adia Barnes and the Arizona women’s basketball team have completed their 2018 class as they received five National Letters of Intent from Bryce Nixon, Cate Re...

    U of A Women's basketball coach Adia Barnes has a lot to be excited about this afternoon.  Apart from opening up the regular season with a noon matchup at McKale Center on Friday against Iona.  We'll have more with the Cats on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.    Here's more from Arizona Athletics: – Adia Barnes and the Arizona women’s basketball team have completed their 2018 class as they received five National Letters of Intent from Bryce Nixon, Cate Re...

  • 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...

  • Playoff Version of Friday Football Fever Tonight

    Playoff Version of Friday Football Fever Tonight

    Friday, November 10 2017 12:57 AM EST2017-11-10 05:57:10 GMT
    We have the 2nd round of the playoffs edition of the Friday Football Fever tonight on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.  Here's a rundown of the playoff games involving Southern Arizona teams: High School Football Playoffs (Friday Football Fever) High School Football 5A Quarterfinals: Friday, Nov. 10 #9 Marana at No. #1 Cienega, 7 p.m. #6 Ironwood Ridge at #3 Liberty, 7 p.m. High School Football 4A Quarterfinals: Friday, Nov. 10 #5 Cactus at #4 Salpointe, 7 p.m. High School Football 3A ...
    We have the 2nd round of the playoffs edition of the Friday Football Fever tonight on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.  Here's a rundown of the playoff games involving Southern Arizona teams: High School Football Playoffs (Friday Football Fever) High School Football 5A Quarterfinals: Friday, Nov. 10 #9 Marana at No. #1 Cienega, 7 p.m. #6 Ironwood Ridge at #3 Liberty, 7 p.m. High School Football 4A Quarterfinals: Friday, Nov. 10 #5 Cactus at #4 Salpointe, 7 p.m. High School Football 3A ...
  • Sunnyside's Bravo-Young signs with Penn State; USA Olympics on Horizon?

    Sunnyside's Bravo-Young signs with Penn State; USA Olympics on Horizon?

    Thursday, November 9 2017 2:20 PM EST2017-11-09 19:20:41 GMT

    Sunnyside High School senior wrestler Roman Bravo-Young could go down as one of the best athletes EVER in the Old Pueblo.  

    Sunnyside High School senior wrestler Roman Bravo-Young could go down as one of the best athletes EVER in the Old Pueblo.  

  • Is it 'Final 4 or bust' for the Wildcats? Hear what UA players say

    Is it 'Final 4 or bust' for the Wildcats? Hear what UA players say

    Thursday, November 9 2017 12:01 AM EST2017-11-09 05:01:51 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcat basketball team is ranked #1 in some pre-season polls and there are high expectations in the Old Pueblo.  

    The Arizona Wildcat basketball team is ranked #1 in some pre-season polls and there are high expectations in the Old Pueblo.  

  • Zona Soccer Selected to Host First Round of NCAA Tournament

    Zona Soccer Selected to Host First Round of NCAA Tournament

    Monday, November 6 2017 11:23 PM EST2017-11-07 04:23:13 GMT
    Courtesy: Arizona AthleticsCourtesy: Arizona Athletics

    It's "November Madness" in women's soccer with the University of Arizona selected to not only take part in the NCAA tournament, but to also host a first round game.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The NCAA announced on Monday afternoon that the University of Arizona women’s soccer team will host a first round matchup in the NCAA Tournament. The Wildcats will host TCU this Friday, November 10 at 7 p.m. MT at Mulcahy Stadium in Tucson, Ariz. This is the seco...

    It's "November Madness" in women's soccer with the University of Arizona selected to not only take part in the NCAA tournament, but to also host a first round game.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The NCAA announced on Monday afternoon that the University of Arizona women’s soccer team will host a first round matchup in the NCAA Tournament. The Wildcats will host TCU this Friday, November 10 at 7 p.m. MT at Mulcahy Stadium in Tucson, Ariz. This is the seco...

  • Pusch Ridge and Sabino advance to 3A Quarterfinals

    Pusch Ridge and Sabino advance to 3A Quarterfinals

    Sunday, November 5 2017 1:33 AM EST2017-11-05 06:33:50 GMT
    #1 Pusch Ridge destroyed #16 Wickenburg at home, winning 67-0 and setting up a quarterfinal matchup with 8 seed Northwest Christian on Friday at 7 at home. #5 Sabino beat #12 Fountain Hills at home, 49-20 to set up a road game at Benjamin Franklin, the 4 seed. #14 Empire fell to #3 Casteel 
    #1 Pusch Ridge destroyed #16 Wickenburg at home, winning 67-0 and setting up a quarterfinal matchup with 8 seed Northwest Christian on Friday at 7 at home. #5 Sabino beat #12 Fountain Hills at home, 49-20 to set up a road game at Benjamin Franklin, the 4 seed. #14 Empire fell to #3 Casteel 
  • High School Playoff Matchups for Friday Football Fever

    High School Playoff Matchups for Friday Football Fever

    Friday, November 3 2017 7:30 PM EDT2017-11-03 23:30:33 GMT

    There are a number of Southern Arizona high school football teams still alive for a state title. 

    There are a number of Southern Arizona high school football teams still alive for a state title. 

  • 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. 

  • Jack in Box Player of the Week: Bennett Nottingham

    Jack in Box Player of the Week: Bennett Nottingham

    Tuesday, October 31 2017 10:38 PM EDT2017-11-01 02:38:09 GMT

    Sabino High School wide receiver Bennett Nottingham has been making plays all year, but it's hard to ignore a seven-catch 112 yard four touchdown game in a win over a playoff team in Empire. 

    Sabino High School wide receiver Bennett Nottingham has been making plays all year, but it's hard to ignore a seven-catch 112 yard four touchdown game in a win over a playoff team in Empire. 

  • 14 inducted to Pima County Sports Hall of Fame; Hear from Duncan

    14 inducted to Pima County Sports Hall of Fame; Hear from Duncan

    Tuesday, October 31 2017 7:59 PM EDT2017-10-31 23:59:44 GMT

    Super Bowl quarterback Rodney Peete, World Series first baseman Chris Duncan and Arizona football coach Dick Tomey are among 14 men and women who were inducted into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame’s Class of 2017 over the weekend. 

    Super Bowl quarterback Rodney Peete, World Series first baseman Chris Duncan and Arizona football coach Dick Tomey are among 14 men and women who were inducted into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame’s Class of 2017 over the weekend. 

  • Southern Arizona Football Playoff Schedule

    Southern Arizona Football Playoff Schedule

    Saturday, October 28 2017 7:58 PM EDT2017-10-28 23:58:46 GMT

    Southern Arizona schools sent 15 participants to the 2017 Arizona Football State Playoffs in classes 6A through 2A, as announced by AIA on Saturday.

    Southern Arizona schools sent 15 participants to the 2017 Arizona Football State Playoffs in classes 6A through 2A, as announced by AIA on Saturday.

  • 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. » ...

  • Friday Football Fever Wrapup: Week 10

    Friday Football Fever Wrapup: Week 10

    Saturday, October 28 2017 2:01 AM EDT2017-10-28 06:01:15 GMT

    It's the final week of the season and we'll find out who gets into the playoffs this weekend, but there are plenty of Southern Arizona teams that have work to do as far as seeding goes.

    It's the final week of the season and we'll find out who gets into the playoffs this weekend, but there are plenty of Southern Arizona teams that have work to do as far as seeding goes.

  • Friday Football Fever: Playoff spots online in final week

    Friday Football Fever: Playoff spots online in final week

    Friday, October 27 2017 7:43 PM EDT2017-10-27 23:43:05 GMT

    Don't forget to tune in to the Friday Football Fever on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.

    Don't forget to tune in to the Friday Football Fever on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.

  • Friday Football Fever Wrapup: Week 9

    Friday Football Fever Wrapup: Week 9

    Saturday, October 21 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-10-21 14:00:39 GMT

    Welcome to Friday Football Fever week 9, teams are readying to make a playoff run as we had some strong games around Southern Arizona.

    Welcome to Friday Football Fever week 9, teams are readying to make a playoff run as we had some strong games around Southern Arizona.

  • Flashback Friday: UA to face Cal for first time since hail-Mary win

    Flashback Friday: UA to face Cal for first time since hail-Mary win

    Saturday, October 21 2017 9:00 AM EDT2017-10-21 13:00:32 GMT

    Arizona plays Cal in football on Saturday for 1st time since historic "Hail-Mary-Win" in 2014.  

    Arizona plays Cal in football on Saturday for 1st time since historic "Hail-Mary-Win" in 2014.  

  • UA coaching legend talks about being inducted to Hall of Fame

    UA coaching legend talks about being inducted to Hall of Fame

    Friday, October 20 2017 5:11 PM EDT2017-10-20 21:11:11 GMT

     With winter approaching and his induction date inching closer and closer, KVOA caught up with Arizona baseball coach Andy Lopez and he reiterated how excited he is about becoming a Hall of Famer.

     With winter approaching and his induction date inching closer and closer, KVOA caught up with Arizona baseball coach Andy Lopez and he reiterated how excited he is about becoming a Hall of Famer.

  • Team Mexico, the 2017 CONCACAF champs playing at Kino Sports Complex Oct. 22

    Team Mexico, the 2017 CONCACAF champs playing at Kino Sports Complex Oct. 22

    Thursday, October 19 2017 8:48 PM EDT2017-10-20 00:48:27 GMT
    Here's more from Pima County: PIMA COUNTY –After winning its first CONCACAF U-15 Boys’ Championship title in August, the Mexico national team will visit Tucson to play a friendly against a select team of Arizona’s best talent at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 22 at Kino’s North Complex, located north of Ajo Way. Rayados Arizona and the Fort Lowell Soccer Club organized the friendly to bring high-level international youth soccer to Tucson. “We want to illus...
    Here's more from Pima County: PIMA COUNTY –After winning its first CONCACAF U-15 Boys’ Championship title in August, the Mexico national team will visit Tucson to play a friendly against a select team of Arizona’s best talent at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 22 at Kino’s North Complex, located north of Ajo Way. Rayados Arizona and the Fort Lowell Soccer Club organized the friendly to bring high-level international youth soccer to Tucson. “We want to illus...
  • 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...

  • Jack In The Box Player of the Week: Elijah Carey

    Jack In The Box Player of the Week: Elijah Carey

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 10:14 PM EDT2017-10-18 02:14:58 GMT

    For many years now, Canyon Del Oro High School has had a Carey getting backfield carries and carrying the Dorado's to plenty of success. 

    For many years now, Canyon Del Oro High School has had a Carey getting backfield carries and carrying the Dorado's to plenty of success. 

  • KVOA's Ari Alexander wins EMMY for sports reporting

    KVOA's Ari Alexander wins EMMY for sports reporting

    Sunday, October 15 2017 1:57 AM EDT2017-10-15 05:57:00 GMT

    Congratulations to News 4 Tucson's very own Ari Alexander,  He just took home a regional EMMY for sports reporting.  The Ceremonies took place Saturday, October 14th in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Alexander was nominated for two EMMY's.   

    Congratulations to News 4 Tucson's very own Ari Alexander,  He just took home a regional EMMY for sports reporting.  The Ceremonies took place Saturday, October 14th in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Alexander was nominated for two EMMY's.   

  • 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):

  • NFL Commissioner: ‘Everyone Should Stand For National Anthem’

    NFL Commissioner: ‘Everyone Should Stand For National Anthem’

    Wednesday, October 11 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-10-11 15:00:13 GMT
    Colin Kaepernick will continue to protest the national anthem during 49ers games. (AP)Colin Kaepernick will continue to protest the national anthem during 49ers games. (AP)

    Here's more from the KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast:  Here's more from NBC News: “We want to honor our flag and our country, and our fans expect that of us,” Roger Goodell wrote in a memo to team presidents. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and original d...

    Here's more from the KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast:  Here's more from NBC News: “We want to honor our flag and our country, and our fans expect that of us,” Roger Goodell wrote in a memo to team presidents. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and original d...

  • Jack in the Box Player of the Week: Thomas Webb Jr.

    Jack in the Box Player of the Week: Thomas Webb Jr.

    Tuesday, October 10 2017 10:08 PM EDT2017-10-11 02:08:09 GMT

    It's rare that a player can fill the stat sheet in many different ways, but that's exactly what Thomas Webb Jr. did for Cienega High School in the Bobcats win over Sahuaro High School. 

    It's rare that a player can fill the stat sheet in many different ways, but that's exactly what Thomas Webb Jr. did for Cienega High School in the Bobcats win over Sahuaro High School. 

  • 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.  

  • Tucson fan favorite Obregon Yaquis play Hermosillo Naranjeros tonight at Kino Stadium

    Tucson fan favorite Obregon Yaquis play Hermosillo Naranjeros tonight at Kino Stadium

    Saturday, October 7 2017 10:06 AM EDT2017-10-07 14:06:05 GMT

    Tucson resident Lorenzo Bundy is returning to the Old Pueblo to coach the Hermosillo Naranjeros once again while the team continues to train along with other squads from the Pro Mexican leagues in Tucson.  

    Tucson resident Lorenzo Bundy is returning to the Old Pueblo to coach the Hermosillo Naranjeros once again while the team continues to train along with other squads from the Pro Mexican leagues in Tucson.  

  • Friday Football Fever Wrapup: Week 7

    Friday Football Fever Wrapup: Week 7

    Saturday, October 7 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-10-07 12:00:27 GMT

    Welcome to Friday Football Fever week 7, where the battles for regional supremacy continue as teams try to fight their way into the playoffs.

    Welcome to Friday Football Fever week 7, where the battles for regional supremacy continue as teams try to fight their way into the playoffs.

  • 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.  

  • KVOA Live From D-Backs Celebration after Wild Card Win Over Rockies

    KVOA Live From D-Backs Celebration after Wild Card Win Over Rockies

    Thursday, October 5 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-10-05 15:06:08 GMT

    The Arizona Diamondbacks jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning after a 3-run shot by Paul Goldschmidt and cruised to an 11-8 victory over the Colorado Rockies in the Wild Card game. Next up for the D-Backs? - The Dodgers on Friday in game one of the National League Playoffs.  We'll have highlights on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m. and a live report from Ari Alexander from downtown Phoenix. 

    The Arizona Diamondbacks jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning after a 3-run shot by Paul Goldschmidt and cruised to an 11-8 victory over the Colorado Rockies in the Wild Card game. Next up for the D-Backs? - The Dodgers on Friday in game one of the National League Playoffs.  We'll have highlights on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m. and a live report from Ari Alexander from downtown Phoenix. 

  • 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. 

  • CDO grad Blake Martinez leads Packers in tackles

    CDO grad Blake Martinez leads Packers in tackles

    Wednesday, October 4 2017 11:26 PM EDT2017-10-05 03:26:19 GMT

    Blake Martinez had another big game in the NFL. (This time against the Chicago Bears as the former CDO standout's Green Bay Packers were victorious in a Thursday night football matchup).  

    Blake Martinez had another big game in the NFL. (This time against the Chicago Bears as the former CDO standout's Green Bay Packers were victorious in a Thursday night football matchup).  

  • Tucson's "Higher Ground" raises thousands for at-risk youth; UFC's Dominick Cruz helps

    Tucson's "Higher Ground" raises thousands for at-risk youth; UFC's Dominick Cruz helps

    Wednesday, October 4 2017 11:21 PM EDT2017-10-05 03:21:55 GMT

    Former world champion MMA fighter Dominick Cruz was back in his hometown of Tucson over the weekend helping raise tens of thousands of dollars for "Higher Ground", a non-profit organization dedicated to helping at-risk youth in the Old Pueblo.  The "Higher Ground" annual fundraising dinner was a big success once again.  Here's more: 

    Former world champion MMA fighter Dominick Cruz was back in his hometown of Tucson over the weekend helping raise tens of thousands of dollars for "Higher Ground", a non-profit organization dedicated to helping at-risk youth in the Old Pueblo.  The "Higher Ground" annual fundraising dinner was a big success once again.  Here's more: 

  • Jack in the Box Player of the Week: Alex Bell

    Jack in the Box Player of the Week: Alex Bell

    Tuesday, October 3 2017 10:22 PM EDT2017-10-04 02:22:29 GMT

    It's not easy filling the shoes of one of the top recruits recent Tucson history, but Sabino High School quarterback Alex Bell has filled in for Drew Dixon admirably. 

    It's not easy filling the shoes of one of the top recruits recent Tucson history, but Sabino High School quarterback Alex Bell has filled in for Drew Dixon admirably. 

  • Salpointe standout visits Duke

    Salpointe standout visits Duke

    Sunday, October 1 2017 12:58 AM EDT2017-10-01 04:58:50 GMT
    Salpointe junior small forward Majok Deng (2019) made an unofficial visit to Duke Saturday. The 6-foot-5 guard picked up interest from the Blue Devils over the summer after impressive performances at various AAU basketball camps and tournaments. Deng holds offers from many major programs around the west coast including Arizona, UCLA, Arizona State and many other Pac-12 programs. Most recently, SMU offered Deng.
    Salpointe junior small forward Majok Deng (2019) made an unofficial visit to Duke Saturday. The 6-foot-5 guard picked up interest from the Blue Devils over the summer after impressive performances at various AAU basketball camps and tournaments. Deng holds offers from many major programs around the west coast including Arizona, UCLA, Arizona State and many other Pac-12 programs. Most recently, SMU offered Deng.
  • 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...

  • UA suspends Emmanuel Richardson in wake of bribery probe

    UA suspends Emmanuel Richardson in wake of bribery probe

    Wednesday, September 27 2017 8:14 AM EDT2017-09-27 12:14:08 GMT

    The University of Arizona has released a statement dealing with the arrest of assistant coach Emmanuel "Book" Richardson.  

    The University of Arizona has released a statement dealing with the arrest of assistant coach Emmanuel "Book" Richardson.  

  • The Comeback Kid: Rio Rico's Ricky Perez

    The Comeback Kid: Rio Rico's Ricky Perez

    Wednesday, September 27 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-09-27 12:00:22 GMT

    A river wants to run. It has a need to carve out its space; even when it can't cut straight through, a river always finds a way to flow. "I'm just trying to go out there and prove to the world that I'm still here." Ricky Perez talks from a chair at UMC-Banner hospital. He's missing another Rio Rico football practice.

    A river wants to run. It has a need to carve out its space; even when it can't cut straight through, a river always finds a way to flow. "I'm just trying to go out there and prove to the world that I'm still here." Ricky Perez talks from a chair at UMC-Banner hospital. He's missing another Rio Rico football practice.

  • Rich Rod & QB Dawkins express frustration after loss to Utah; Arizona loses to #23 Utah 30-24 after late QB turnovers

    Rich Rod & QB Dawkins express frustration after loss to Utah; Arizona loses to #23 Utah 30-24 after late QB turnovers

    Sunday, September 24 2017 1:41 AM EDT2017-09-24 05:41:52 GMT

    Arizona junior Brandon Dawkins had a chance to lead the Wildcats to a game-tying touchdown late in the 4th quarter against #23 Utah, however, he fumbled late to turn the ball over, and then with under two minutes left, and one last chance, through an interception as he was nailed by a Ute player. Arizona falls to 2-2 while Utah remains unbeaten. KVOA will have complete highlights on News 4 Tucson at 5:30 and 10 p.m. 

    Arizona junior Brandon Dawkins had a chance to lead the Wildcats to a game-tying touchdown late in the 4th quarter against #23 Utah, however, he fumbled late to turn the ball over, and then with under two minutes left, and one last chance, through an interception as he was nailed by a Ute player. Arizona falls to 2-2 while Utah remains unbeaten. KVOA will have complete highlights on News 4 Tucson at 5:30 and 10 p.m. 

  • High School Football Highlights: Friday Football Fever (In Depth) (09-22-17)

    High School Football Highlights: Friday Football Fever (In Depth) (09-22-17)

    Saturday, September 23 2017 7:28 PM EDT2017-09-23 23:28:59 GMT

    It was an action-packed night of high school football, with complete highlights in the FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER. (just click on icon below to see full show). Here are the final scores with Southern Arizona teams: Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 WALDEN GROVE 59 AMPHITHEATER 0 CATALINA FOOTHILLS 20 PUSCH RIDGE 22  SANTA RITA 0 SABINO 63 PUEBLO 0 SALPOINTE 42 BISBEE 6 SCOTTSDALE CHRISTIAN 43 TOMBSTONE 13 SAN MANUEL 78 DEMING 32 FLOWING WELLS 14 SAFFORD 7 FLORENCE 61 QUEEN CREEK 21 IRONWOOD R...

    It was an action-packed night of high school football, with complete highlights in the FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER. (just click on icon below to see full show). Here are the final scores with Southern Arizona teams: Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 WALDEN GROVE 59 AMPHITHEATER 0 CATALINA FOOTHILLS 20 PUSCH RIDGE 22  SANTA RITA 0 SABINO 63 PUEBLO 0 SALPOINTE 42 BISBEE 6 SCOTTSDALE CHRISTIAN 43 TOMBSTONE 13 SAN MANUEL 78 DEMING 32 FLOWING WELLS 14 SAFFORD 7 FLORENCE 61 QUEEN CREEK 21 IRONWOOD R...

  • KVOA Previews tonight's UofA game vs. Utah live at "Bear Down Fridays"

    KVOA Previews tonight's UofA game vs. Utah live at "Bear Down Fridays"

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:59 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:59:50 GMT

    News 4 Tucson did it's sportscast live at the "Bear Down Friday's event on a "BEAR DOWN THURSDAY" (since the game vs. Utah will be on Friday night).  It was a "throwback Thursday" as well, as News 4 Tucson went live with the "reincarnation of John Button".  (John Button is the former player that coined the phrase "Bear Down" back in 1925.  Tucson native and Pueblo High School grad Santiago Murillo, a proud graduate of the U o...

    News 4 Tucson did it's sportscast live at the "Bear Down Friday's event on a "BEAR DOWN THURSDAY" (since the game vs. Utah will be on Friday night).  It was a "throwback Thursday" as well, as News 4 Tucson went live with the "reincarnation of John Button".  (John Button is the former player that coined the phrase "Bear Down" back in 1925.  Tucson native and Pueblo High School grad Santiago Murillo, a proud graduate of the U o...

  • 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! 

  • QB Dawkins scored 6 TD's as Arizona blows out UTEP 63-16

    QB Dawkins scored 6 TD's as Arizona blows out UTEP 63-16

    Saturday, September 16 2017 2:23 AM EDT2017-09-16 06:23:27 GMT
    Arizona quarterback Brandon Dawkins and the Arizona Wildcats had a lot of time to think about their game plan against UTEP as they took a 4.5 hour bus ride down Interstate 10 from Tucson to El Paso.   Relatively speaking, it's a "quick" drive from one border southwest city to another (Tucson to El Paso). Nonetheless, it was a  trip well-worth it for the hundreds of Tucsonans that drove to El Paso for the game. Arizona wins big 63-16.  Here's more from the Ass...
    Arizona quarterback Brandon Dawkins and the Arizona Wildcats had a lot of time to think about their game plan against UTEP as they took a 4.5 hour bus ride down Interstate 10 from Tucson to El Paso.   Relatively speaking, it's a "quick" drive from one border southwest city to another (Tucson to El Paso). Nonetheless, it was a  trip well-worth it for the hundreds of Tucsonans that drove to El Paso for the game. Arizona wins big 63-16.  Here's more from the Ass...
  • 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 

  • Friday Football Fever: Wrapup Week 2

    Friday Football Fever: Wrapup Week 2

    Saturday, September 2 2017 3:40 PM EDT2017-09-02 19:40:29 GMT

    Welcome to week 2, where southern Arizona high school football had some big matchups.

    Welcome to week 2, where southern Arizona high school football had some big matchups.

  • Friday Football Fever: Jack in the Box Player of the Week - August 25

    Friday Football Fever: Jack in the Box Player of the Week - August 25

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-08-30 02:12:09 GMT

    Cienega quarterback Jamarye Joiner is arguably the best player in Southern Arizona, and in his senior year, he's still getting even better. "In passing, I've improved my footwork," said Joiner, who has also gotten faster over the offseason.

    Cienega quarterback Jamarye Joiner is arguably the best player in Southern Arizona, and in his senior year, he's still getting even better. "In passing, I've improved my footwork," said Joiner, who has also gotten faster over the offseason.

  • Complete showing of Friday Football Fever high school football show! Just click icon.

    Complete showing of Friday Football Fever high school football show! Just click icon.

    Monday, August 28 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-08-28 19:52:33 GMT

    Did you miss the Friday Football Fever on August 25, 2017 (including all the in-depth high school football highlights)?  No worries, here's the complete show.  

    Did you miss the Friday Football Fever on August 25, 2017 (including all the in-depth high school football highlights)?  No worries, here's the complete show.  

  • Boxing Hall of Famer Bob Arum in Tucson announcing title fight with local Oscar Valdez

    Boxing Hall of Famer Bob Arum in Tucson announcing title fight with local Oscar Valdez

    Friday, August 25 2017 11:54 AM EDT2017-08-25 15:54:08 GMT

    Tickets are available at the Tucson Convention Center for the world title fight that'll be broadcast live on ESPN.  To hear what Boxing Hall of Famer Bob Arum and WBO champ Oscar Valdez said in Tucson, here's more: Here's more from Top Rank Undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) world champions ÓSCAR VALDEZ and GILBERTO "Zurdo" RAMIREZ will host a press conference Tomorrow!  Thursday, August 24 in the Apache Meeting Room at Tucson Arena (260 S...

    Tickets are available at the Tucson Convention Center for the world title fight that'll be broadcast live on ESPN.  To hear what Boxing Hall of Famer Bob Arum and WBO champ Oscar Valdez said in Tucson, here's more: Here's more from Top Rank Undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) world champions ÓSCAR VALDEZ and GILBERTO "Zurdo" RAMIREZ will host a press conference Tomorrow!  Thursday, August 24 in the Apache Meeting Room at Tucson Arena (260 S...

  • Complete Show: Friday Football Fever (Aug. 18, 2017)

    Complete Show: Friday Football Fever (Aug. 18, 2017)

    Saturday, August 19 2017 2:38 AM EDT2017-08-19 06:38:00 GMT

    Here's the complete show of the Friday Football Fever (August 18, 2017): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sRwn4nMSnAY&feature=youtu.be

    Here's the complete show of the Friday Football Fever (August 18, 2017): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sRwn4nMSnAY&feature=youtu.be

  • UA Coaching Great Lute Olson talks about own experience with terrorist threats in Spain

    UA Coaching Great Lute Olson talks about own experience with terrorist threats in Spain

    Friday, August 18 2017 10:07 AM EDT2017-08-18 14:07:08 GMT

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats were on a roll in Spain as their international basketball tour continued.  However, that all came to a halt alter the terrorist attack in Barcelona just blocks from the player's hotel.  Now, the U of A is saying the team is canceling the final game and working on plans of coming home. Here in Tucson, we at News 4 Tucson caught up with Arizona coaching legend Lute Olson, who also led Team USA to a gold medal in the 1986 W...

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats were on a roll in Spain as their international basketball tour continued.  However, that all came to a halt alter the terrorist attack in Barcelona just blocks from the player's hotel.  Now, the U of A is saying the team is canceling the final game and working on plans of coming home. Here in Tucson, we at News 4 Tucson caught up with Arizona coaching legend Lute Olson, who also led Team USA to a gold medal in the 1986 W...

  • Arizona wins again in Spain on Wednesday; UA highlights from Europe

    Arizona wins again in Spain on Wednesday; UA highlights from Europe

    Thursday, August 17 2017 11:07 AM EDT2017-08-17 15:07:09 GMT

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcat basketball team are living the "vida loca" or "crazy life" on the basketball court as their "crazy-domination" of teams in Spain continue.  H ere's more from Arizona Athletics: The University of Arizona Wildcats used strong second and third quarters to propel themselves to a 99-74 victory over the Mataro All-Stars in UA's second exhibition of its Spanish foreign tour. Junior Allonzo Trier fill...

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcat basketball team are living the "vida loca" or "crazy life" on the basketball court as their "crazy-domination" of teams in Spain continue.  H ere's more from Arizona Athletics: The University of Arizona Wildcats used strong second and third quarters to propel themselves to a 99-74 victory over the Mataro All-Stars in UA's second exhibition of its Spanish foreign tour. Junior Allonzo Trier fill...

  • Jerseys, theme nights, discount concessions highlight Roadrunners calendar

    Jerseys, theme nights, discount concessions highlight Roadrunners calendar

    Thursday, August 17 2017 9:04 AM EDT2017-08-17 13:04:06 GMT

    Here's more from the Tucson Roadrunners website: The Tucson Roadrunners, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Arizona Coyotes, announced today the team’s promotional schedule for the 2017-18 Season. Packed with fun and entertainment all season long, the Roadrunners promotional schedule features something for everyone.  Highlights include Opening Night Rally Towel giveaway sponsored by Williams & Associates; Craig Cunningham Jersey Retirement and Bobblehead Ni...

    Here's more from the Tucson Roadrunners website: The Tucson Roadrunners, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Arizona Coyotes, announced today the team’s promotional schedule for the 2017-18 Season. Packed with fun and entertainment all season long, the Roadrunners promotional schedule features something for everyone.  Highlights include Opening Night Rally Towel giveaway sponsored by Williams & Associates; Craig Cunningham Jersey Retirement and Bobblehead Ni...

  • This Friday's Football Games (Highlights on Friday Football Fever)

    This Friday's Football Games (Highlights on Friday Football Fever)

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 11:24 PM EDT2017-08-17 03:24:06 GMT

    We are heading into the second week of the high school football season with a full slate of games this Friday, August 26th, in Tucson and throughout Southern Arizona. All games start at 7 p.m. APACHE JUNCTION (0-1) VS. CANYON DEL ORO (0-0)  BISBEE (0-0) VS. DOUGLAS (0-0)  CATALINA (0-0) VS. GLOBE (0-0)  CHOLLA (0-0) VS. AMPHITHEATER (0-0)  EMPIRE (0-0) VS. COOLIDGE (0-1)  FLOWING WELLS (0-0) VS. BUENA (SIERRA VISTA) (0-1)  MARANA (0-1) VS. CIENAGA (0-0)...

    We are heading into the second week of the high school football season with a full slate of games this Friday, August 26th, in Tucson and throughout Southern Arizona. All games start at 7 p.m. APACHE JUNCTION (0-1) VS. CANYON DEL ORO (0-0)  BISBEE (0-0) VS. DOUGLAS (0-0)  CATALINA (0-0) VS. GLOBE (0-0)  CHOLLA (0-0) VS. AMPHITHEATER (0-0)  EMPIRE (0-0) VS. COOLIDGE (0-1)  FLOWING WELLS (0-0) VS. BUENA (SIERRA VISTA) (0-1)  MARANA (0-1) VS. CIENAGA (0-0)...

  • Tomey, Peete, Duncans head list of Pima County Hall Of Fame inductees

    Tomey, Peete, Duncans head list of Pima County Hall Of Fame inductees

    Thursday, August 10 2017 11:27 AM EDT2017-08-10 15:27:01 GMT

    More high-profile athletes from the Old Pueblo were honored at a press conference for the Oct. 29 induction ceremonies into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame.    

    More high-profile athletes from the Old Pueblo were honored at a press conference for the Oct. 29 induction ceremonies into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame.    

  • Empire High Senior To Play In Blue-Grey All-American Bowl

    Empire High Senior To Play In Blue-Grey All-American Bowl

    Thursday, August 10 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-08-10 15:00:15 GMT

    A senior at Empire High School in Vail has been selected to play in a prestigious High School All Star game.  

    A senior at Empire High School in Vail has been selected to play in a prestigious High School All Star game.  

  • Cats finish 10 days of practice before heading to Spain

    Cats finish 10 days of practice before heading to Spain

    Thursday, August 10 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-08-10 14:49:03 GMT

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcat basketball team will be traveling most of Thursday as they head to Spain and a nine-day hoops tour.  

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcat basketball team will be traveling most of Thursday as they head to Spain and a nine-day hoops tour.  

  • Rich Rod hopes to get tight ends more involved

    Rich Rod hopes to get tight ends more involved

    Thursday, August 10 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-08-10 14:00:28 GMT

    As practice and preps continue for the Sept. 2 opener vs. NAU, Coach Rich Rodriguez and the Arizona Wildcats hope to get a high-powered offense in full gear.  

    As practice and preps continue for the Sept. 2 opener vs. NAU, Coach Rich Rodriguez and the Arizona Wildcats hope to get a high-powered offense in full gear.  

  • 'Hospitality Helps' golf tournament set for Aug. 16

    'Hospitality Helps' golf tournament set for Aug. 16

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-08-09 17:05:09 GMT

    On Aug. 16, the Casas Adobes Optimist Club will be hosting our 5th annual Charity Golf Outing to raise help funds for an Adopt-a-Family program for this holiday season. 

    On Aug. 16, the Casas Adobes Optimist Club will be hosting our 5th annual Charity Golf Outing to raise help funds for an Adopt-a-Family program for this holiday season. 

  • U of A players talk about excitement for basketball tour of Spain

    U of A players talk about excitement for basketball tour of Spain

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 11:05 AM EDT2017-08-09 15:05:06 GMT

    University of Arizona basketball players met with KVOA News 4 Tucson & other members of the media in Southern Arizona, less than 48 hours before hitting the road for a long-anticipated hoops tour in Spain. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The University of Arizona basketball program will travel to Spain in August for a foreign tour, including a trio of exhibition games. The Wildcats will spend time in Barcelona and Valencia Aug. 11 through Aug. 19. UA will take on Combinado ...

    University of Arizona basketball players met with KVOA News 4 Tucson & other members of the media in Southern Arizona, less than 48 hours before hitting the road for a long-anticipated hoops tour in Spain. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The University of Arizona basketball program will travel to Spain in August for a foreign tour, including a trio of exhibition games. The Wildcats will spend time in Barcelona and Valencia Aug. 11 through Aug. 19. UA will take on Combinado ...

  • U of A grad places 2nd in heat at World Games in London

    U of A grad places 2nd in heat at World Games in London

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 2:02 AM EDT2017-08-08 06:02:17 GMT

    Former U of A standout Sage Watson had a successful day at the World Games in London.  She'd place 2nd in her heat of the 400 meter hurdles. Here's more from Arizona Athletics on some of the other former Wildcats who are competing in the World Games: The University of Arizona Track & Field program will be represented by Sage Watson, Liz Patterson, Pau Tonnesen and Edgar Rivera-Morales at the 2017 IAAFWorld Championships in London.   Watson will takes part in the 400-m...

    Former U of A standout Sage Watson had a successful day at the World Games in London.  

  • Rob Gronkowski Bobblehead to Highlight Fan Appreciation Night at U of A vs. NAU

    Rob Gronkowski Bobblehead to Highlight Fan Appreciation Night at U of A vs. NAU

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 12:08 AM EDT2017-08-08 04:08:55 GMT

    Apart from enjoying a fun, energetic atmosphere of Pac-12 football, there are even more incentives to attend U of A football games this season. 

    Apart from enjoying a fun, energetic atmosphere of Pac-12 football, there are even more incentives to attend U of A football games this season. 

  • Bolt loses in 100 Meter finals at World Championships

    Bolt loses in 100 Meter finals at World Championships

    Sunday, August 6 2017 7:29 PM EDT2017-08-06 23:29:11 GMT

    Usain Bolt loses in the 100 Meter Finals, while USA's Justin Gatlin wins gold.  

    Usain Bolt loses in the 100 Meter Finals, while USA's Justin Gatlin wins gold.  

  • Nogales-born, Tucson-raised champ set to defend title at TCC in September

    Nogales-born, Tucson-raised champ set to defend title at TCC in September

    Friday, August 4 2017 8:12 PM EDT2017-08-05 00:12:37 GMT
    Two-time Olympian & Tucsonan Oscar Valdez will put his unbeaten record on the line in September and fighting in front of a home crowd.  To see more, please click on icon above. 
    Two-time Olympian & Tucsonan Oscar Valdez will put his unbeaten record on the line in September and fighting in front of a home crowd.  To see more, please click on icon above. 
  • UA Runningback Nick Wilson Hoping For Another 1,000 yard season

    UA Runningback Nick Wilson Hoping For Another 1,000 yard season

    Thursday, August 3 2017 12:04 PM EDT2017-08-03 16:04:07 GMT

    One of the few seniors on the Arizona football roster is hoping to re-live his success as a freshman.  Yes! - Nick Wilson rushed for almost 1,400 yards his first year at the U of A.  To hear what he has to say about the upcoming season, please click on the icon above.  

    One of the few seniors on the Arizona football roster is hoping to re-live his success as a freshman.  Yes! - Nick Wilson rushed for almost 1,400 yards his first year at the U of A.  To hear what he has to say about the upcoming season, please click on the icon above.  

  • U of A women's soccer team is gunning for NCAA birth as season gets under way

    U of A women's soccer team is gunning for NCAA birth as season gets under way

    Thursday, August 3 2017 9:56 AM EDT2017-08-03 13:56:03 GMT

    It’s that time of the year again!  -Arizona women's soccer season!  The first practice for the Lady Wildcats took place at Mulcahy Stadium Wednesday morning.  To hear more from U of A after the first practice, please click on the icon above. 

    It’s that time of the year again!  -Arizona women's soccer season!  The first practice for the Lady Wildcats took place at Mulcahy Stadium Wednesday morning.  To hear more from U of A after the first practice, please click on the icon above. 

  • Dave Heek Names Blaylock Arizona’s Associate A.D. for Compliance

    Dave Heek Names Blaylock Arizona’s Associate A.D. for Compliance

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 1:14 AM EDT2017-08-02 05:14:37 GMT
    New U of A Athletic Director has been hard-at-work since being hired last spring, and now, more exciting news. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Brent Blaylock has been named Arizona’s Associate Athletics Director for Compliance, Director of Athletics Dave Heeke announced on Tuesday. Blaylock comes to Tucson after serving as the Assistant A.D. for Compliance at Kansas since December 2014. At KU, Blaylock was responsible for rules education, governance, and the KU elite st...
    New U of A Athletic Director has been hard-at-work since being hired last spring, and now, more exciting news. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Brent Blaylock has been named Arizona’s Associate Athletics Director for Compliance, Director of Athletics Dave Heeke announced on Tuesday. Blaylock comes to Tucson after serving as the Assistant A.D. for Compliance at Kansas since December 2014. At KU, Blaylock was responsible for rules education, governance, and the KU elite st...
  • Roadrunners announce ticket plan with "generous" promotions

    Roadrunners announce ticket plan with "generous" promotions

    Tuesday, August 1 2017 6:31 PM EDT2017-08-01 22:31:10 GMT

    Ice Hockey season is just a few months away, and, now you can purchase tickets to some of the hottest games at the TCC 

    Ice Hockey season is just a few months away, and, now you can purchase tickets to some of the hottest games at the TCC 

  • "Weigh Ins " today at Casino Del Sol: Oscar De La Hoya brings ESPN title fight to Tucson

    "Weigh Ins " today at Casino Del Sol: Oscar De La Hoya brings ESPN title fight to Tucson

    Friday, July 28 2017 5:20 PM EDT2017-07-28 21:20:57 GMT

    Another championship bout is set to hit the Old Pueblo this Saturday

    Another championship bout is set to hit the Old Pueblo this Saturday           ...

  • Scores of adults excited for Lute Olson fantasy basketball camp

    Scores of adults excited for Lute Olson fantasy basketball camp

    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:31 PM EDT2017-07-27 19:31:09 GMT

    How would -you- like the chance to get up, close and personal with Arizona Wildcat Coaching Legend Lute Olson?

    How would -you- like the chance to get up, close and personal with Arizona Wildcat Coaching Legend Lute Olson?

  • USA beats Costa Rica To Advance To Gold Cup Finals

    USA beats Costa Rica To Advance To Gold Cup Finals

    Monday, July 24 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-07-24 14:08:09 GMT

    USA is awaiting the winner of the game between Mexico and Jamaica to see who the Red, White & Blue will play in the championship of the Gold Cup.   Here are highlights from USA's 2-0 win over Costa Rica in the semi-finals in the Dallas, TX area. 

    USA is awaiting the winner of the game between Mexico and Jamaica to see who the Red, White & Blue will play in the championship of the Gold Cup.   Here are highlights from USA's 2-0 win over Costa Rica in the semi-finals in the Dallas, TX area. 

  • Thornydale Hosts Washington in Little League World Series West Regional

    Thornydale Hosts Washington in Little League World Series West Regional

    Sunday, July 23 2017 5:49 PM EDT2017-07-23 21:49:02 GMT

    After a rain-delay of nearly two hours, the Thornydale Little League team representing Arizona in the Western Regionals for Softball (Juniors) saw their momentum taken away in an 11-9 loss to Washington.  For highlights, please click on icon above. 

    After a rain-delay of nearly two hours, the Thornydale Little League team representing Arizona in the Western Regionals for Softball (Juniors) saw their momentum taken away in an 11-9 loss to Washington.  For highlights, please click on icon above. 

  • Spieth wins British Open

    Spieth wins British Open

    Sunday, July 23 2017 5:22 PM EDT2017-07-23 21:22:32 GMT

    We have another 3-time-major-champ in golf.  

    We have another 3-time-major-champ in golf.  

  • FC Tucson's season comes to end after 1-0 loss to Fresno in Playoffs

    FC Tucson's season comes to end after 1-0 loss to Fresno in Playoffs

    Sunday, July 23 2017 12:56 AM EDT2017-07-23 04:56:58 GMT
    In a game that ended at almost midnight Saturday morning because of a lengthy weather-delay, FC Tucson fell to the Fresno Fuego 1-0 in the PDL semi-finals.  To see highlights, please click on icon above. 
    In a game that ended at almost midnight Saturday morning because of a lengthy weather-delay, FC Tucson fell to the Fresno Fuego 1-0 in the PDL semi-finals.  To see highlights, please click on icon above. 
  • Mexico beats Honduras in quarterfinals; US to face Jamaica

    Mexico beats Honduras in quarterfinals; US to face Jamaica

    Friday, July 21 2017 10:25 AM EDT2017-07-21 14:25:12 GMT

    Team Mexico saw a big fan turnout here in the Arizona as the Tricolor knocked off Honduras 1-0 in the quarterfinals of the Gold Cup. 

    Team Mexico saw a big fan turnout here in the Arizona as the Tricolor knocked off Honduras 1-0 in the quarterfinals of the Gold Cup. 

  • FC Tucson hosts Friday playoff games: $1 Beer, Hotdogs, Ice Pops, FREE Soccer Balls!

    FC Tucson hosts Friday playoff games: $1 Beer, Hotdogs, Ice Pops, FREE Soccer Balls!

    Friday, July 21 2017 10:04 AM EDT2017-07-21 14:04:08 GMT

    KVOA News 4 Tucson is teaming up with FC Tucson this Friday and Saturday for lots of family fun at the Kino Sports Complex.  

    KVOA News 4 Tucson is teaming up with FC Tucson this Friday and Saturday for lots of family fun at the Kino Sports Complex. 

  • Three North Americans top leaderboard at British Open

    Three North Americans top leaderboard at British Open

    Friday, July 21 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-07-21 13:08:06 GMT

    Three North Americans are on top of the leaderboard at the British Open 2017. 

    Three North Americans are on top of the leaderboard at the British Open 2017. 

  • FC Tucson to host playoff games this Friday & Saturday

    FC Tucson to host playoff games this Friday & Saturday

    Thursday, July 20 2017 10:58 AM EDT2017-07-20 14:58:08 GMT

    FC Tucson's soccer team will host playoff games this Friday and potentially Saturday.  Here's more from the FC Tucson website: FC Tucson will play the Fresno Fuego Friday, July 21st at 8:00 p.m. in the Premier Development League Western Conference Semifinals at Kino North Stadium. After earning the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference with the highest point total, the Golden State Force will play the winner of a play-in game between Foothills FC and Timbers U23 at 6:00 p.m. Fri...

    FC Tucson's soccer team will host playoff games this Friday and potentially Saturday.  Here's more from the FC Tucson website: FC Tucson will play the Fresno Fuego Friday, July 21st at 8:00 p.m. in the Premier Development League Western Conference Semifinals at Kino North Stadium. After earning the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference with the highest point total, the Golden State Force will play the winner of a play-in game between Foothills FC and Timbers U23 at 6:00 p.m. Fri...

  • Nogales' Jimenez commits to play baseball at NSMU

    Nogales' Jimenez commits to play baseball at NSMU

    Monday, July 17 2017 8:44 PM EDT2017-07-18 00:44:09 GMT

    Nogales Apaches baseball standout Kevin Jimenez has committed to play baseball at New Mexico State according to his Twitter account.

    Nogales Apaches baseball standout Kevin Jimenez has committed to play baseball at New Mexico State according to his Twitter account.

  • Report: Padres ask about Sahuaro High grad Verdugo in trade talks

    Report: Padres ask about Sahuaro High grad Verdugo in trade talks

    Friday, July 14 2017 12:16 AM EDT2017-07-14 04:16:18 GMT

    According to a report from Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, the San Diego Padres asked about Dodgers outfield prospect Alex Verdugo in trade talks regarding reliever Brad Hand.

    According to a report from Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, the San Diego Padres asked about Dodgers outfield prospect Alex Verdugo in trade talks regarding reliever Brad Hand.

  • Former Cat Kingery named All-Star; 29 ex-UA players in pro ball

    Former Cat Kingery named All-Star; 29 ex-UA players in pro ball

    Friday, July 7 2017 11:09 AM EDT2017-07-07 15:09:10 GMT

    Former Arizona Wildcat baseball standout Scott Kingery has been added to a prestigious all-star game in pro baseball.  

    Former Arizona Wildcat baseball standout Scott Kingery has been added to a prestigious all-star game in pro baseball.  

  • Former Cat O'Toole & Team USA beat Canada in World Cup of Softball

    Former Cat O'Toole & Team USA beat Canada in World Cup of Softball

    Friday, July 7 2017 11:01 AM EDT2017-07-07 15:01:05 GMT

    Team USA knocked off Canada 8-2 in the World Cup of Softball. To view highlights as-seen-on-NBC please click on icon above.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics on the U of A connections at the World Cup of Softball: Five Wildcats representing three countries and four teams will compete in the World Cup of Softball XII this week in Oklahoma City. Danielle O'Toole (Team USA), Jessie Harper and Dejah Mulipola (USA Junior Women's National Team) will represent the USA while Bri...

    Team USA knocked off Canada 8-2 in the World Cup of Softball. To view highlights as-seen-on-NBC please click on icon above.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics on the U of A connections at the World Cup of Softball: Five Wildcats representing three countries and four teams will compete in the World Cup of Softball XII this week in Oklahoma City. Danielle O'Toole (Team USA), Jessie Harper and Dejah Mulipola (USA Junior Women's National Team) will represent the USA while Bri...

  • Tucson legend Nico Perez discusses Pacquiao's controversial loss

    Tucson legend Nico Perez discusses Pacquiao's controversial loss

    Monday, July 3 2017 11:12 AM EDT2017-07-03 15:12:07 GMT

    Pima County Sports Hall of Famer Nicky "Nico" Perez was a 3-time world champ as a pro boxer and started his career 42-1 until a tough loss to Salvador Sanchez. 

    Pima County Sports Hall of Famer Nicky "Nico" Perez was a 3-time world champ as a pro boxer and started his career 42-1 until a tough loss to Salvador Sanchez. 

  • Tucson man wins Mr. Universe

    Tucson man wins Mr. Universe

    Saturday, July 1 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-07-01 15:06:06 GMT

    A congratulations is in order to the proud Tucsonan Mike Gustavsson.  He was just named "Mr. Universe" in the "Masters Division in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Here's more from our KVOA News 4 Tucson newscast.  Gustavsson is 55-years-old and it took him nearly 40 years of competition to achieve his goal of becoming "Mr. Universe".  On Friday, July 7th, there'll be a special celebration for Mike Gustavsson at the Trident Grill (East) on Swan.  ...

    A congratulations is in order to the proud Tucsonan Mike Gustavsson.  He was just named "Mr. Universe" in the "Masters Division in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Here's more from our KVOA News 4 Tucson newscast.  Gustavsson is 55-years-old and it took him nearly 40 years of competition to achieve his goal of becoming "Mr. Universe".  On Friday, July 7th, there'll be a special celebration for Mike Gustavsson at the Trident Grill (East) on Swan.  ...

  • Casino Del Sol Celebrates Anniversary with Independence Day Weekend Festivities

    Casino Del Sol Celebrates Anniversary with Independence Day Weekend Festivities

    Saturday, July 1 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-07-01 04:17:18 GMT
    The celebration is on for Casino Del Sol’s 23rd anniversary.  To see a KVOA "Tek Net" story on the activities, please click on the icon above.  This weekend there'll be scores of activities.  Here are a few: Saturday, July 1: WAR, Malo, and Tierra will perform live at AVA with special guests Felipe Esparza and Paul Rodriguez. Monday, July 3: Fireworks Extravaganza at AVA, free and open to the public. Tuesday, July 18: Journey will take the stag...
    The celebration is on for Casino Del Sol’s 23rd anniversary.  To see a KVOA "Tek Net" story on the activities, please click on the icon above.  This weekend there'll be scores of activities.  Here are a few: Saturday, July 1: WAR, Malo, and Tierra will perform live at AVA with special guests Felipe Esparza and Paul Rodriguez. Monday, July 3: Fireworks Extravaganza at AVA, free and open to the public. Tuesday, July 18: Journey will take the stag...
  • Road To LL World Series continues for Sunnyside after beating Sahuarita team

    Road To LL World Series continues for Sunnyside after beating Sahuarita team

    Friday, June 30 2017 11:22 AM EDT2017-06-30 15:22:08 GMT

    Sunnyside Little League knocked off Copper Hills LL in Sahuarita for another district title.  To see highlights, please click on icon above. 

    Sunnyside Little League knocked off Copper Hills LL in Sahuarita for another district title.  To see highlights, please click on icon above. 

  • Tucson's Murrieta Park wins 9-to-11 district title in baseball

    Tucson's Murrieta Park wins 9-to-11 district title in baseball

    Friday, June 30 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-06-30 15:06:04 GMT

    Following in the footsteps of the "majors" team from Joaquin Murrieta Park, the Western Little League baseball team took a District 5 title after beating CDO Little League 12-2.   Western player Anthony Taylor led off the game with a home run.   Abran Vergara smacked two home runs in the game, while George Castro hustled out a 3-run triple in the 4th inning.   Jaden Leon hit a 3-run home run in the bottom of the 5th inning to end the game on the mercy rule....

    Following in the footsteps of the "majors" team from Joaquin Murrieta Park, the Western Little League baseball team took a District 5 title after beating CDO Little League 12-2.   

  • Road To Little League World Series: Western Beats Oro Valley

    Road To Little League World Series: Western Beats Oro Valley

    Thursday, June 29 2017 11:04 AM EDT2017-06-29 15:04:12 GMT

    The Western Little League baseball team took home another district title after knocking off Oro Valley in the championship game. 

    The Western Little League baseball team took home another district title after knocking off Oro Valley in the championship game. 

  • Future Marana High football stars win title

    Future Marana High football stars win title

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 8:33 PM EDT2017-06-29 00:33:38 GMT

    A congratulations is in order to the Tucson Turf football team of high school players comprised mostly of Marana High School student-athletes.  

    A congratulations is in order to the Tucson Turf football team of high school players comprised mostly of Marana High School student-athletes.  

  • Oro Valley, Thornydale & Western Little League teams shine

    Oro Valley, Thornydale & Western Little League teams shine

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 8:32 PM EDT2017-06-29 00:32:16 GMT

    Little League all star tournaments continue strong. Here are highlights from six different teams in baseball and softball around Tucson from Tuesday night. 

    Little League all star tournaments continue strong. Here are highlights from six different teams in baseball and softball around Tucson from Tuesday night. 

  • Former Wildcat Melancon hits DL, former Salpointe P Slania called up

    Former Wildcat Melancon hits DL, former Salpointe P Slania called up

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 6:48 PM EDT2017-06-28 22:48:41 GMT

    Former Salpointe Catholic pitcher Dan Slania has been called up to the San Francisco Giants as the corresponding move for Mark Melancon's stint on the 10-day disabled list. 

    Former Salpointe Catholic pitcher Dan Slania has been called up to the San Francisco Giants as the corresponding move for Mark Melancon's stint on the 10-day disabled list. 

  • Two U of A Players Selected in NBA Draft: Markkanen & Allen

    Two U of A Players Selected in NBA Draft: Markkanen & Allen

    Friday, June 23 2017 1:55 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:55:10 GMT

    U of A Freshmen sensation Lauri Markkanen was selected 7th overall in the NBA draft by the Timberwolves, and ended up getting traded to the Chicago Bulls. 

    U of A Freshmen sensation Lauri Markkanen was selected 7th overall in the NBA draft by the Timberwolves, and ended up getting traded to the Chicago Bulls. 

  • FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confederation Cup

    FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confederation Cup

    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:40 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:40:10 GMT

    Mexico continued to represent North America as it's only team in the Confederation Cup in Russia with a 2-1 victory over New Zealand. 

    Mexico continued to represent North America as it's only team in the Confederation Cup in Russia with a 2-1 victory over New Zealand. 

  • Arizona Soccer releases 2017 schedule

    Arizona Soccer releases 2017 schedule

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 12:10 PM EDT2017-06-21 16:10:09 GMT
    Courtesy: Arizona AthleticsCourtesy: Arizona Athletics

    Coach Tony Amato and the U of A women's soccer team are excited about another upcoming season.  

    Coach Tony Amato and the U of A women's soccer team are excited about another upcoming season.  

  • UA Women’s hoops lands sought-after Big Ten transfer

    UA Women’s hoops lands sought-after Big Ten transfer

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 11:04 AM EDT2017-06-21 15:04:07 GMT

    Coach Adia Barnes and the Arizona Women's basketball team are pretty excited about the 2017-2018 season.  

    Coach Adia Barnes and the Arizona Women's basketball team are pretty excited about the 2017-2018 season.  

  • After winning NCAA Title, UA's Watson Named To All Academic Team With 3.9; Complete list of UA Athletes

    After winning NCAA Title, UA's Watson Named To All Academic Team With 3.9; Complete list of UA Athletes

    Saturday, June 17 2017 12:11 AM EDT2017-06-17 04:11:21 GMT
    Sage Watson is making headlines once again.  -Not by winning the NCAA 400 meter hurdles, or taking part in the Olympics!  -She's also getting the job done in the classroom.  Here's more from U of A Athletics: The University of Arizona's Track & Field program is represented by 19 student-athletes on this year's Pac-12 All-Academic Team. Three of Arizona's honorees were named to the first team while two more earned second-team honors.   On the men's side, A...
    Sage Watson is making headlines once again.  -Not by winning the NCAA 400 meter hurdles, or taking part in the Olympics!  -She's also getting the job done in the classroom.  Here's more from U of A Athletics: The University of Arizona's Track & Field program is represented by 19 student-athletes on this year's Pac-12 All-Academic Team. Three of Arizona's honorees were named to the first team while two more earned second-team honors.   On the men's side, A...
  • Fowler Leads After 1st Round Of U.S. Open

    Fowler Leads After 1st Round Of U.S. Open

    Friday, June 16 2017 12:00 AM EDT2017-06-16 04:00:07 GMT
    Day one of the 2017 U.S. Open is in the books.  Here's more from the Associated Press:  Erin Hills was kind to Rickie Fowler and rough on several others during the first round of the U.S. Open.      Fowler is atop the leaderboard following a 7-under 65 that included seven birdies and no bogeys. He birdied three straight holes while making the turn and tied the record for the lowest score in relation to par for a first round of a U.S. Open. Jack Nicklaus and T...
    Day one of the 2017 U.S. Open is in the books.  Here's more from the Associated Press:  Erin Hills was kind to Rickie Fowler and rough on several others during the first round of the U.S. Open.      Fowler is atop the leaderboard following a 7-under 65 that included seven birdies and no bogeys. He birdied three straight holes while making the turn and tied the record for the lowest score in relation to par for a first round of a U.S. Open. Jack Nicklaus and T...
  • Steve Kerr & Warriors Celebrate NBA Title With Parade Through Oakland, CA

    Steve Kerr & Warriors Celebrate NBA Title With Parade Through Oakland, CA

    Thursday, June 15 2017 3:36 PM EDT2017-06-15 19:36:20 GMT
    Steve Kerr/ Associated PressSteve Kerr/ Associated Press
    Former Arizona basketball standout Steve Kerr, along with forward Andre Igoudala and assistant coach Bruce Pascoe continued the NBA championship celebration with a victory parade through Oakland.  Here's more from the Associated Press: Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry hoisted the Larry O'Brien trophy as his team and its fans celebrated the NBA championship with a victory parade.      Curry hopped and shouted as he gave high-fives to the crowd after gettin...
    Former Arizona basketball standout Steve Kerr, along with forward Andre Igoudala and assistant coach Bruce Pascoe continued the NBA championship celebration with a victory parade through Oakland.  Here's more from the Associated Press: Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry hoisted the Larry O'Brien trophy as his team and its fans celebrated the NBA championship with a victory parade.      Curry hopped and shouted as he gave high-fives to the crowd after gettin...
  • Arizona Volleyball Releases 2017 Schedule

    Arizona Volleyball Releases 2017 Schedule

    Thursday, June 15 2017 3:31 PM EDT2017-06-15 19:31:52 GMT
    Coach Dave Rubio and the U of A Volleyball team are already getting excited about the upcoming season.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona volleyball announced its 2017 schedule on Thursday, revealing a 31-match slate that includes 16 home matches to be played at McKale Center. Thirteen of Arizona's 20 conference matches will be televised by the Pac-12 Network.   The Wildcats' 2017 schedule includes 14 matches to be played against NCAA Tournament teams from a seaso...
    Coach Dave Rubio and the U of A Volleyball team are already getting excited about the upcoming season.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona volleyball announced its 2017 schedule on Thursday, revealing a 31-match slate that includes 16 home matches to be played at McKale Center. Thirteen of Arizona's 20 conference matches will be televised by the Pac-12 Network.   The Wildcats' 2017 schedule includes 14 matches to be played against NCAA Tournament teams from a seaso...
  • Steve Kerr Critical Of Trump; NBA Champs May Not Visit Trump's White House

    Steve Kerr Critical Of Trump; NBA Champs May Not Visit Trump's White House

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 11:07 AM EDT2017-06-14 15:07:06 GMT
    Steve Kerr/ Associated PressSteve Kerr/ Associated Press

    The Golden State Warriors say no decision has been made regarding a potential White House visit to celebrate their NBA title. The Warriors issued a statement Tuesday saying that "today is all about celebrating our championship" and that they have not received an invitation to the White House. The statement added the organization would make those decisions when and if necessary." The team issued the statement following multiple reports that the Warriors had voted unani...

    The Golden State Warriors say no decision has been made regarding a potential White House visit to celebrate their NBA title. The Warriors issued a statement Tuesday saying that "today is all about celebrating our championship" and that they have not received an invitation to the White House. The statement added the organization would make those decisions when and if necessary." The team issued the statement following multiple reports that the Warriors had voted unani...

  • 2 More UA baseball players taken in MLB draft: (Oliva & Cloney)

    2 More UA baseball players taken in MLB draft: (Oliva & Cloney)

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-06-14 15:06:09 GMT

    Two more U of A baseball players were taken in the Major League Baseball draft today.  Here's more from ArizonaAthletics.com : The Arizona Wildcats had two more players taken in the Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday, one day after JJ Matijevic was taken in the second round on Monday.   Junior outfielder Jared Oliva was the first Wildcat off the board Tuesday. Oliva was selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates, and was the 208th overall pick. He ...

    Two more U of A baseball players were taken in the Major League Baseball draft today.  Here's more from ArizonaAthletics.com : The Arizona Wildcats had two more players taken in the Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday, one day after JJ Matijevic was taken in the second round on Monday.   Junior outfielder Jared Oliva was the first Wildcat off the board Tuesday. Oliva was selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates, and was the 208th overall pick. He ...

  • Cholla High School student to compete in 5K in Australia

    Cholla High School student to compete in 5K in Australia

    Friday, June 9 2017 6:57 PM EDT2017-06-09 22:57:45 GMT

    Cholla High School's Uriel Fernandez runs cross country, but he never thought he'd cross oceans. 

    Cholla High School's Uriel Fernandez runs cross country, but he never thought he'd cross oceans. 

  • Nogales-born, Tucson-raised champ Oscar Valdez to meet with fans

    Nogales-born, Tucson-raised champ Oscar Valdez to meet with fans

    Friday, June 9 2017 11:05 AM EDT2017-06-09 15:05:03 GMT

    The Nogales-born, Tucson-raised boxer Oscar Valdez is back in Southern Arizona and will have a "meet & greet" with fans on both sides of the border.   

    The Nogales-born, Tucson-raised boxer Oscar Valdez is back in Southern Arizona and will have a "meet & greet" with fans on both sides of the border.   

  • Oklahoma's Bob Stoops retires; Is ex-UA coach Mike Stoops safe?

    Oklahoma's Bob Stoops retires; Is ex-UA coach Mike Stoops safe?

    Thursday, June 8 2017 11:05 AM EDT2017-06-08 15:05:07 GMT

    With Bob Stoops stepping down as the head football coach at Oklahoma -What next for his brother and assistant, Mike Stoops (the former U of A Head Football Coach).  

    With Bob Stoops stepping down as the head football coach at Oklahoma -What next for his brother and assistant, Mike Stoops (the former U of A Head Football Coach).  

  • Chinese national team tours Tucson as Goodwill Games continue

    Chinese national team tours Tucson as Goodwill Games continue

    Wednesday, June 7 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-06-07 21:39:17 GMT

    The Lute Olson & Mo Tangara 16U World Basketball Classic continues through Wednesday.  The Goodwill games go beyond the competition on the court at Catalina High School.  Here's a unique look at the Chinese National Team as they tour Tucson in an old school, double decker bus.   If you'd like to see the story as-aired-on-NBC, please click on the icon above.  

    The Lute Olson & Mo Tangara 16U World Basketball Classic continues through Wednesday.  The Goodwill games go beyond the competition on the court at Catalina High School.  Here's a unique look at the Chinese National Team as they tour Tucson in an old school, double decker bus.   If you'd like to see the story as-aired-on-NBC, please click on the icon above.  

  • Rudy Castro remembered: UA player/Tucson High prep legend/educator

    Rudy Castro remembered: UA player/Tucson High prep legend/educator

    Wednesday, June 7 2017 5:38 PM EDT2017-06-07 21:38:45 GMT

    There was a sea of U of A Wildcat & Tucson High red at Rudy Castro's funeral on June 6th as the longtime U of A athlete and proud Tucson High grad was laid to rest.  

    There was a sea of U of A Wildcat & Tucson High red at Rudy Castro's funeral on June 6th as the longtime U of A athlete and proud Tucson High grad was laid to rest.  

  • Stanley Cup Finals tied after Nashville's win

    Stanley Cup Finals tied after Nashville's win

    Tuesday, June 6 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-06-06 14:00:25 GMT

    The Stanley Cup Finals saw the underdog tie the series up.  

    The Stanley Cup Finals saw the underdog tie the series up.  

  • College World Series: Arizona plays today; updates at 4, 5 & 6 p.m.

    College World Series: Arizona plays today; updates at 4, 5 & 6 p.m.

    Friday, June 2 2017 5:26 PM EDT2017-06-02 21:26:42 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcat baseball team will begin another post-season run (and potential trip to College World Series) on Friday at the NCAA Regionals in Lubbock, Texas.  To see interviews with U of A players & story as-aired-on-NBC, please click on icon above. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The only team in the Pac-12 Conference to make back-to-back NCAA Tournament appearances, the Arizona Wildcats are set to open postseason play Friday in the Lubbock Regional, hosted by T...

    The Arizona Wildcat baseball team will begin another post-season run (and potential trip to College World Series) on Friday at the NCAA Regionals in Lubbock, Texas.  To see interviews with U of A players & story as-aired-on-NBC, please click on icon above. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The only team in the Pac-12 Conference to make back-to-back NCAA Tournament appearances, the Arizona Wildcats are set to open postseason play Friday in the Lubbock Regional, hosted by T...

  • Games continue at 5; Lute Olson, Mo Tangara bring in international teams for Goodwill games

    Games continue at 5; Lute Olson, Mo Tangara bring in international teams for Goodwill games

    Friday, June 2 2017 5:24 PM EDT2017-06-02 21:24:08 GMT

    The 2017 "Lute Olson Mo Tangara 16U World Basketball In Tucson, AZ" is just over two weeks away.  KVOA caught up with Mo Tangara to talk about the international goodwill and spirit involved in bringing teams from Africa, Asia and the Americas to Tucson for some Old Pueblo basketball. Here's more from the event's facebook page: "We are rallying some of the best 16 U National Basketball Teams, club teams, and select teams from around the world in Tucson. (USA, Chin...

    The 2017 "Lute Olson Mo Tangara 16U World Basketball In Tucson, AZ" is just over two weeks away.  KVOA caught up with Mo Tangara to talk about the international goodwill and spirit involved in bringing teams from Africa, Asia and the Americas to Tucson for some Old Pueblo basketball. Here's more from the event's facebook page: "We are rallying some of the best 16 U National Basketball Teams, club teams, and select teams from around the world in Tucson. (USA, Chin...

  • Four UA Softball Players named All-Americans

    Four UA Softball Players named All-Americans

    Wednesday, May 31 2017 7:19 PM EDT2017-05-31 23:19:40 GMT

    Arizona's season came to a disappointing end after Baylor shocked the Wildcats in the Super Regionals to advance to the College World Series.  However, that doesn't take away the stellar year from Coach Mike Candrea and the U of A softball team.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics:  Four Wildcats were named first-or-second-team All-Americans, tied for the most of any school in the country, the NFCA announced on Wednesday. Danielle O'Toole and Jessie Harp...

    Arizona's season came to a disappointing end after Baylor shocked the Wildcats in the Super Regionals to advance to the College World Series.  However, that doesn't take away the stellar year from Coach Mike Candrea and the U of A softball team.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics:  Four Wildcats were named first-or-second-team All-Americans, tied for the most of any school in the country, the NFCA announced on Wednesday. Danielle O'Toole and Jessie Harp...

  • Kickoff Times Announced for First 3 UA Football Home Games

    Kickoff Times Announced for First 3 UA Football Home Games

    Wednesday, May 31 2017 5:59 PM EDT2017-05-31 21:59:52 GMT
    We are just a few months away from the U of A football season.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: – The start times and television information for Arizona's first three home football games were announced Wednesday by the Pac-12 Conference. The Wildcats will appear on the Pac-12 Network, an ESPN network and FS1 in those three September contests at Arizona Stadium. Arizona's season opener against Northern Arizona on Sept. 2 will begin at 8 p.m. (MST) as the final game of ...
    We are just a few months away from the U of A football season.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: – The start times and television information for Arizona's first three home football games were announced Wednesday by the Pac-12 Conference. The Wildcats will appear on the Pac-12 Network, an ESPN network and FS1 in those three September contests at Arizona Stadium. Arizona's season opener against Northern Arizona on Sept. 2 will begin at 8 p.m. (MST) as the final game of ...
  • FC Tucson returns home to the Old Pueblo for Friday night game

    FC Tucson returns home to the Old Pueblo for Friday night game

    Wednesday, May 31 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-05-31 15:00:13 GMT

    The FC Tucson soccer team is gearing up for a home game this Friday at the Kino Sports Complex.  Here's more from the team's communication's staff:

    The FC Tucson soccer team is gearing up for a home game this Friday at the Kino Sports Complex.  Here's more from the team's communication's staff:

  • Stanford offers Salpointe's Majok Deng

    Stanford offers Salpointe's Majok Deng

    Monday, May 29 2017 2:11 AM EDT2017-05-29 06:11:09 GMT

    The University of Stanford has offered a basketball scholarship to Salpointe Catholic rising junior Majok Deng, according to his AAU team. 

    The University of Stanford has offered a basketball scholarship to Salpointe Catholic rising junior Majok Deng, according to his AAU team. 

  • Arizona softball team talks about taking on Baylor in NCAA Super Regionals

    Arizona softball team talks about taking on Baylor in NCAA Super Regionals

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-05-24 21:40:10 GMT

    It's now official! ESPN has announced Arizona's game against Baylor in the NCAA Super Regionals will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday. TO HEAR FROM THE ARIZONA WILDCATS, PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE. Here's more from Arizona Athletics:  The dates and times for the NCAA Tucson Super Regional between second-seeded Arizona and 15th-seeded Baylor have been announced. The Wildcats and Bears will square off in a best of three series at Hillenbrand Stadium this weekend. Dates, times and TV inf...

    It's now official! ESPN has announced Arizona's game against Baylor in the NCAA Super Regionals will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday. TO HEAR FROM THE ARIZONA WILDCATS, PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE. Here's more from Arizona Athletics:  The dates and times for the NCAA Tucson Super Regional between second-seeded Arizona and 15th-seeded Baylor have been announced. The Wildcats and Bears will square off in a best of three series at Hillenbrand Stadium this weekend. Dates, times and TV inf...

  • 12th Avenue Music & Food Festival Begins This Weekend

    12th Avenue Music & Food Festival Begins This Weekend

    Saturday, May 20 2017 12:11 PM EDT2017-05-20 16:11:06 GMT

    Come try the food and listen to some of the awesome array of  music produced in Tucson and the border southwest.  It all goes down on South 12th Avenue between Ajo and Veterans Boulevard. There'll also be carnival rides for the kids, rock wall climbing, lowriders, mariachis and folklorico dancing. Ten of Tucson's non profits will also be on site.  The U of A Alumni Marching Band will be on hand, while the Changuitos Feos Mariachi Band also join in. Ice col...

    Come try the food and listen to some of the awesome array of  music produced in Tucson and the border southwest.  It all goes down on South 12th Avenue between Ajo and Veterans Boulevard. There'll also be carnival rides for the kids, rock wall climbing, lowriders, mariachis and folklorico dancing. Ten of Tucson's non profits will also be on site.  The U of A Alumni Marching Band will be on hand, while the Changuitos Feos Mariachi Band also join in. Ice col...

  • Oscar De La Hoya visits kids at Pascua Yaqui Health Center in Tucson

    Oscar De La Hoya visits kids at Pascua Yaqui Health Center in Tucson

    Saturday, May 20 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-05-20 04:18:33 GMT
    Apart from helping bring millions of viewers to Tucson through the ESPN live broadcast of the boxing matches at the Casino Del Sol, Oscar De La Hoya also dazzled a crowd of dozens of people at the Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center.  The Pascua Yaqui tribe, who runs the Casino Del Sol in Tucson, played a major role in helping make the Oscar De La Hoya-promoted-fights a reality.  To see more, including KVOA's interview with Oscar De La Hoya, please click on icon above. 
    Apart from helping bring millions of viewers to Tucson through the ESPN live broadcast of the boxing matches at the Casino Del Sol, Oscar De La Hoya also dazzled a crowd of dozens of people at the Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center.  The Pascua Yaqui tribe, who runs the Casino Del Sol in Tucson, played a major role in helping make the Oscar De La Hoya-promoted-fights a reality.  To see more, including KVOA's interview with Oscar De La Hoya, please click on icon above. 
  • Boxing Highlights: Oscar De La Hoya Fight Card In Tucson Live On ESPN Was A Success

    Boxing Highlights: Oscar De La Hoya Fight Card In Tucson Live On ESPN Was A Success

    Friday, May 19 2017 4:32 PM EDT2017-05-19 20:32:01 GMT
    Oscar De La Hoya brought a big fight card to Tucson seen live by millions of people on ESPN, and it turned out to be a big success at the Casino Del Sol. To see highlights, please click on icon above.  News 4 Tucson caught up for a 1-on-1 interview with Oscar De La Hoya at the Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center before the bouts.
    Oscar De La Hoya brought a big fight card to Tucson seen live by millions of people on ESPN, and it turned out to be a big success at the Casino Del Sol. To see highlights, please click on icon above.  News 4 Tucson caught up for a 1-on-1 interview with Oscar De La Hoya at the Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center before the bouts.
  • De La Hoya Fight in Tucson Tonight; Casino Del Sol & Old Pueblo on ESPN Live

    De La Hoya Fight in Tucson Tonight; Casino Del Sol & Old Pueblo on ESPN Live

    Thursday, May 18 2017 9:59 PM EDT2017-05-19 01:59:05 GMT

    Gold Medal Winner and multiple world champ Oscar De La Hoya is bringing boxing tonight at the Casino Del Sol in Tucson in an event that'll be broadcast live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes.  News Four Tucson's Paul Cicala talked to one of the best boxers of all time, Bernard Hopkins, to get his scoop on the fight.  Hopkins is in Tucson helping pump up the fight for Golden Boy Promotions.  To see the story as-aired-on-NBC please click on icon above.   Here's more on toni...

    Gold Medal Winner and multiple world champ Oscar De La Hoya is bringing boxing tonight at the Casino Del Sol in Tucson in an event that'll be broadcast live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes.  News Four Tucson's Paul Cicala talked to one of the best boxers of all time, Bernard Hopkins, to get his scoop on the fight.  Hopkins is in Tucson helping pump up the fight for Golden Boy Promotions.  To see the story as-aired-on-NBC please click on icon above.   Here's more on toni...

  • UA to face New Mexico St. in Tucson's NCAA Softball Regional

    UA to face New Mexico St. in Tucson's NCAA Softball Regional

    Thursday, May 18 2017 9:07 PM EDT2017-05-19 01:07:58 GMT

    #2 overall seed Arizona is preparing for a showdown with border southwest rival New Mexico State to open up post season on Friday.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The tournament's overall No. 2 seed Arizona (48-7, 18-6 Pac-12) won its 11th conference title, earning the Pac-12 auto-bid to qualify for its 31st consecutive NCAA Tournament, a new NCAA record. South Carolina (32-23, 8-15 SEC) earned an at-large bid after a 10th-place finish in the SEC; the Gamecocks ar...

    #2 overall seed Arizona is preparing for a showdown with border southwest rival New Mexico State to open up post season on Friday.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The tournament's overall No. 2 seed Arizona (48-7, 18-6 Pac-12) won its 11th conference title, earning the Pac-12 auto-bid to qualify for its 31st consecutive NCAA Tournament, a new NCAA record. South Carolina (32-23, 8-15 SEC) earned an at-large bid after a 10th-place finish in the SEC; the Gamecocks ar...

  • De La Hoya fight at Casino Del Sol brings big economic impact to Tucson

    De La Hoya fight at Casino Del Sol brings big economic impact to Tucson

    Thursday, May 18 2017 9:04 PM EDT2017-05-19 01:04:02 GMT

    Once again the Casino Del Sol is bringing a nationally-televised fight card to Tucson.  

    Once again the Casino Del Sol is bringing a nationally-televised fight card to Tucson. 

  • Highlights: Cienega beats Sahuaro for state softball title

    Highlights: Cienega beats Sahuaro for state softball title

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 1:11 AM EDT2017-05-17 05:11:12 GMT

    In a battle between to Tucson-area softball powers, Cienega High School knocked off Sahuaro 4-1 in Tempe to take home its 2nd state title in the last three years.  To see complete highlights (including post-game reaction) please click on the icon above.  

    In a battle between to Tucson-area softball powers, Cienega High School knocked off Sahuaro 4-1 in Tempe to take home its 2nd state title in the last three years.  To see complete highlights (including post-game reaction) please click on the icon above.  

  • O'Toole, Mauga & Coach Candrea Honored by Pac-12

    O'Toole, Mauga & Coach Candrea Honored by Pac-12

    Monday, May 15 2017 7:13 PM EDT2017-05-15 23:13:33 GMT
    As the Arizona softball squad gears up for the NCAA Regionals (set to begin against border southwest rival New Mexico State on Friday) here's more from Arizona Athletics with a look at the post-season awards: Arizona softball's Danielle O'Toole was named Pac-12 Pitcher of the Year, Katiyana Mauga was selected as Co-Pac-12 Player of the Year and Mike Candrea was named Pac-12 Coach of the Year, highlighting Arizona's representation on the annual Pac-12 sof...
    As the Arizona softball squad gears up for the NCAA Regionals (set to begin against border southwest rival New Mexico State on Friday) here's more from Arizona Athletics with a look at the post-season awards: Arizona softball's Danielle O'Toole was named Pac-12 Pitcher of the Year, Katiyana Mauga was selected as Co-Pac-12 Player of the Year and Mike Candrea was named Pac-12 Coach of the Year, highlighting Arizona's representation on the annual Pac-12 sof...
  • Highlights: Nogales beats CDO to face Salpointe for state title

    Highlights: Nogales beats CDO to face Salpointe for state title

    Thursday, May 11 2017 6:06 PM EDT2017-05-11 22:06:49 GMT

    It'll be an all-Southern Arizona showdown in the 4A State title game as #1 seed Nogales advanced to the state title game against #2 Salpointe. 

    It'll be an all-Southern Arizona showdown in the 4A State title game as #1 seed Nogales advanced to the state title game against #2 Salpointe. 

  • Hall of Famer Alday returns to coach Pima baseball; Leaves Ironwood Ridge Softball

    Hall of Famer Alday returns to coach Pima baseball; Leaves Ironwood Ridge Softball

    Thursday, May 11 2017 6:05 PM EDT2017-05-11 22:05:37 GMT
    After multiple state championships with the Ironwood Ridge softball team, Coach Rich Alday is returning to baseball and Pima Community College.  Here's more from Pima College athletics: The Pima Community College baseball program has its new coach and it is a familiar face. Rich Alday has agreed to come back to lead the Aztecs as their head coach. Alday started the Pima baseball program and racked up a record of 496-220 in his 16-year career from 1974-1989. He took the Aztecs t...
    After multiple state championships with the Ironwood Ridge softball team, Coach Rich Alday is returning to baseball and Pima Community College.  Here's more from Pima College athletics: The Pima Community College baseball program has its new coach and it is a familiar face. Rich Alday has agreed to come back to lead the Aztecs as their head coach. Alday started the Pima baseball program and racked up a record of 496-220 in his 16-year career from 1974-1989. He took the Aztecs t...
  • Salpointe baseball team plays tonight & discusses chasing elusive state title

    Salpointe baseball team plays tonight & discusses chasing elusive state title

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 8:00 PM EDT2017-05-11 00:00:21 GMT

    Salpointe High school's baseball team is the state's #2 seed, and is one win away from advancing to the Arizona 4A Championship Game. To hear what Salpointe is saying please click on the icon above. 

    Salpointe High school's baseball team is the state's #2 seed, and is one win away from advancing to the Arizona 4A Championship Game. To hear what Salpointe is saying please click on the icon above. 

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